Tag Archives: runningback
Posted on 25. Apr, 2009 by BirdsFan.
With their second selection in the NFL draft, the Eagles assessed their need at the running back position by selecting LeSean McCoy out of Pittsburgh. McCoy was the best available running back on the board so it is definitely a nice addition after missing out on the “big three” running backs that were taken in [...]
Posted on 15. Apr, 2009 by BirdsFan.
Runningback out of Purdue, Kory Sheets, has visited the Philadelphia Eagles. It appears as though the Eagles are assessing a wide variety of talent at running back from projected first rounders to those who will be available in later rounds. Sheets has good size at 6′ 0″ and 210 pounds and also good speed posting [...]
Posted on 12. Apr, 2009 by BirdsFan.
The Eagles have conducted a private workout with Liberty runningback Rashad Jennings. Jennings, at 6′ 1″ 230 pounds, rushed for 1507 yards and 17 touchdowns in his senior season. Apparently, it has been reported that the Birds are showing strong interest in Jennings. Jennings meets all the size requirements that the Eagles are looking for. [...]