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Breaking Down the Markelle Fultz Trade

By: Steve Johnson

As we all know by now, the Sixers and Celtics have agreed to a deal that will allow the Sixers to acquire the rights to Markelle Fultz, out of Washington...

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A Way Too Early Eagles 53 Man Prediction

By: Steve Johnson

This year’s early 53-man prediction was pretty tough. Say what you want about their overall talent, but the Eagles are a pretty deep team this year. I feel like I was reaching to add players to this roster. I ended up only leaving one guy off the team due to a potential trade...

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Eagles options at pick 43

By: Steve Johnson

Last night, with the 14th overall pick the Eagles selected Derek Barnett DE out of Tennessee. Barnett is a motor guy, that will bring hard work and toughness to the Eagles defense from day one...

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Draft Profile: Joe Mixon, RB Oklahoma

By: Steve Johnson

Joe Mixon, RB, Oklahoma

6’1″ 226

* Was not invited to NFL Combine

Stats/Accolades/History:

2014: Did not play due to suspension.

2015: 13 games. 113 att, 753 yards, 7 TDs; 28 rec, 356 yards, 4 TDs.

2016: 12 games. 187 att, 1274 yards, 10 TDs; 37 rec, 538 yards, 5 TDs.

Misc...

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Draft Day Predictions

By: Jon Balant

You can view Jon’s mock draft from 4/26 here.

Follow Jon on Twitter @Jonny_Covers

1)      There will be NO trades involving the top 10 picks in the 1st round.  Teams like the 49ers, Jets, and Titans would probably love to move back and capitalize on the depth in rounds 2 and 3...

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Draft Profile: Solomon Thomas, DE Stanford

By: Steve Johnson

Solomon Thomas, DE, Stanford

6’2 5/8″ 273, 33″ arms, 9 3/8″ hands

4.69 40, 35″ vert, 126″ broad jump

Stats/Accolades/History:

2014: *Redshirted

2015: 13 games. 37 tackles, 10.5 TFL, 3.5 sacks, 2 FR (1 was for a 34 yard TD

2016: 13 games. 61 tackles, 14 TFL, 8.5 sacks, 2 FR, 1 FF

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Draft Profile: Tanoh Kpassagnon, DE Villanova

By: Steve Johnson

Tanoh Kpassagnon, DE, Villanova

6’6 3/4″ 289, 35 5/8″ arms, 10 5/8″ hands

4.83 40, 30″ vert, 128″ broad jump

Stats/Accolades/History:

2012: *Redshirted

2013: 11 games. 15 tackles, 1.5 TFL, 1 sack

2014: 6 games. 12 tackles, 5 TFL, 3.5 sacks, 2 FF

2015: 11 games. 33 tackles, 9...

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Draft Profile: Derek Barnett, Edge Rush Tennessee

By: Steve Johnson

Derek Barnett, Edge Rush, Tennessee

6’3″ 259, 32 1/8″ arms, 10″ hands

4.86 40, 31″ vert, 117″ broad jump

Stats/Accolades/History:

2014: 13 games. 73 tackles, 20.5 TFL, 9 sacks. 1 FR

2015: 13 games. 69 tackles, 12.5 TFL, 10 sacks, 1 PD, 1 FF, 1 FR

2016: 13 games...

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Draft Profile: Adoree Jackson, CB USC

By: Steve Johnson

Adoree Jackson, CB, USC

5’10” 186, 31 3/8″ arms, 9 1/4″ hands

4.42 40, 36″ vert, 122″ broad jump

Stats/Accolades/History:

2014: 12 games. 49 tackles, 4 TFL, 9 PD, 1 FF, 1 FR

2015: 14 games. 35 tackles, 1 int for 46 yards, 1 TD, 8 PD, 1 FF

2016: 13 games...

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Draft Profile: Dion Dawkins, OT Temple

By: Steve Johnson

Dion Dawkins, OT, Temple

6’4″ 314, 35″ arms, 9 7/8″ hands

5.11 40, 26″ vert, 106″ broad jump

Stats/Accolades/History:

2013: Played 5 games, starting two.

2014: Started all 11 games at LT.

2015: Started 13 of 14 games at LT

2016: Started all 14 games at LT

Misc. Stats:

Accodolate...

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