By buying and selling again from the sixth choose and acquiring a 2022 first-round choose within the course of, the Eagles signaled that they might replenish their growing older roster beneath their new coach, Nick Sirianni. The transfer collects a raft of picks for 2022, when, hopefully, the school soccer schedule returns to regular and groups can higher consider prospects.
Possibly most essential to Eagles followers, it confirmed that Philadelphia was not concerned about deciding on a quarterback excessive or displacing Jalen Hurts — a minimum of not this 12 months. With two first-round picks in 2022, and probably a 3rd if Carson Wentz reaches taking part in time benchmarks in Indianapolis, the Eagles are positioned to accumulate a quarterback subsequent low season if Hurts flops.
As for this 12 months, the Eagles want receivers and upgrades at lots of different positions. If Jaylen Waddle or DeVonta Smith from Alabama is accessible, Basic Supervisor Howie Roseman could also be tempted. If neither is, and if he doesn’t just like the expertise at one other want place (like, say, cornerback), he would possibly simply commerce out once more.
No. 31 Choose: Baltimore Ravens (From Kansas Metropolis)