The Eagles are now slated to have just one pick in today's portion of the National Football League draft. "This was a guy we felt dominated at that level", said Joe Douglas, the executive vice president of player personnel.
With the 49th overall pick, the Eagles select......
Akers' time at the podium was in answer to former Cowboys wide receiver Drew Pearson who trolled the Eagles during the 2017 draft by saying, "I want to thank the Eagle fans for allowing me to have a career in the NFL".
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Probably the most important thing about Zierlein's scouting report on Goedert is that his pro comp for the tight end is Eagles' TE Zach Ertz. The Eagles lost both Trey Burton and longtime Eagles Brent Celek in the offseason. Goedert will be able to be a three-down back which will create plenty of playing time in his rookie year. All-in-all, Goedert is the total package at tight end.
The Eagles didn't have a third-round pick.
Goedert was known to many as the top tight end in this year's draft.
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will know Goedert well, as they played in the same state and conference.