As the draft ended, the phones at Novacare Complex never stopped ringing. The Eagles were busy signing undrafted free agents. By Sunday afternoon, at least 16 Undrafted Free Agents had been signed by the Eagles. Some of the notable signings include Missouri RB Henry Josey, Florida WR Trey Burton, Vanderbilt K Carey “Murderleg” Spear, Oregon State OL Josh Andrews, and Nebraska...
Following the Draft, the Eagles worked into the night, grabbed several undrafted free agents. In all, 15 undrafted players signed with the Eagles.
Here are the 15 players the Eagles signed following the draft on Saturday.
OG Josh Andrews (6'2", 311 lbs, Oregon State)
TE Blake Annen (6'4", 247 lbs, Cincinnati)
OG Karim Barton (6'2", 313 lbs, Morgan State...
The Eagles have announced their 15-man class of undrafted free agents, and one of them has a great nickname.
Vanderbilt kicker Casey Spear was dubbed Murderleg by folks in Tennessee. According to Sheil Kapadia of PhilyMag.com, Spear likes to launch himself at opponents on kickoff coverage.
In that case, his real name may be even more appropriate than his nickname.
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Every year there are players who run ridiculous 40 yard dash times, or lift an incredible amount on the bench press. Some of these players did it unexpectedly.
Ryan Swope ran a 4.3 last year; where on tape is he a 4.3 player? Nowhere. Others, like Marquis Goodwin, came into the combine with a lot of hype, and didn’t disappoint.
Here are five highly touted players who I expect...
Many college football players insist that they don’t care about the accolades that often come along with being star athletes. While being honored for stellar play is always nice, it’s secondary to team goals and not something that players tend to focus on — at least that they’ll admit.
Texas Longhorns offensive tackle Donald Hawkins takes postseason awards very seriously...
If you were to describe the perfect offensive lineman, it would sound something like this:
Around 6’6′ – 6’8″
Over 300 Pounds
Athletically built-not sloppy
Big enough to hold hid ground against the pass rush
Fast enough to get to the second level on run plays
Strong enough to pancake a defensive end
All these things can be said about the newest member of the 2013 Longhorn...