Posts Tagged ‘Fletcher Cox’

Fletcher Cox and Eagles Come to Terms

The Eagles and first-round draft pick Fletcher Cox have agreed to a four-year contract. The defensive tackle from Mississippi State is the last of Philadelphia’s nine draft picks to sign. The Eagles traded up three spots to select Cox at No. 12 overall. Cox made the All-SEC first team after finishing with 56 tackles and […]

Grading the Philadelphia Eagles 2012 NFL Draft

With the 2012 NFL Draft in the books, it’s time to do what every single writer loves to do — hand out grades and break down a team’s performance. Philadelphia had a very strong draft, but to be honest, I really liked other picks much more than others. These grades are based off of the overall […]

Philadelphia Eagles Rounds 1-3 2012 NFL Draft Recap

Whew, it’s been a good one. Unlike previous drafts in recent memory, the Philadelphia Eagles have done an amazing job this year. Through the first three-rounds, the Eagles made necessary moves to acquire talent, filling major needs and adding excellent depth at the same time. It should be noted early on — if Philadelphia was weak up […]

Philadelphia Eagles Select Fletcher Cox in the First Round of the 2012 NFL Draft

Looks like Philadelphia ended up getting the man of the hour. Well, at least the Eagles man of the hour. Philadelphia did a quick trade with the Seattle Seahawks to move up three spots to 12th overall to draft Mississippi State defensive tackle, Fletcher Cox. There was almost no doubt that the Eagles would draft one of the many […]

Eagles Bolster Run D

With the 12th pick in the 2012 NFL Draft the Philadelphia Eagles trade up to take Defensive Tackle Fletcher Cox from Mississippi State. In a normal trade up for the Eagles they draft a lineman. This pick really fills a big hole on the defense. The Eagles were soft against the run in 2011. So […]