Posted April 26, 2018 12:30:56When the 2018 NFL Draft officially opens on April 27, the first round will be decided by the Philadelphia Eagles.
While this is not necessarily the first time a team has drafted a quarterback, the Eagles have drafted two.
The team is reportedly looking for a signal-caller in the first three rounds and, in a tweet last week, a source said the team had “a good offer.”
If they pick one of the three quarterbacks, the draft will be complete.
The Philadelphia Eagles have selected the No. 1 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, Sam Darnold.
Darnolds biggest obstacle has been playing time.
Dannell Ellerbe has been with the Eagles since 2010 and has played a total of 6,821 snaps since then.
In 2017, Darnauld played 709 snaps.
The first overall pick is a quarterback that is very well known for his ability to throw the ball accurately.
As a senior in high school, Dannelle threw for 1,897 yards, 24 touchdowns and five interceptions in 2017.
The Eagles will not be able to draft a quarterback in the early rounds, but they have two quarterbacks in the draft that could potentially fill that role.
A second player the Eagles could potentially target in the late rounds is the Houston Texans’ Deshaun Watson.
The Houston Texans were looking for help in the secondary and they took Watson with the 13th overall pick.
The former Oklahoma quarterback finished his collegiate career with a 7,918-yard season in 2017, but he was hurt during the 2017 season and was inactive in the 2018 season.
The Texans could use a backup quarterback and the Texans are expected to use a third quarterback.
The Houston Texans selected Deshoure Watson in the fifth round of the 2017 draft.
Watson played in all 12 games and threw for 2,818 yards, 21 touchdowns and nine interceptions in the season.
He started all 12 regular-season games, threw for a total 1,983 yards and nine touchdowns.
The NFL Draft will not take place until May 5 and the draft could be done by the end of April.
The Dallas Cowboys will select Clemson QB Deshone Kizer with the 10th overall selection.
The Clemson product started 13 games in 2017 and completed 69.5 percent of his passes for 1.5 touchdowns and zero interceptions.
Kizer was an All-ACC performer in 2017 with a combined 7,822 passing yards and 31 touchdowns with 16 interceptions.
He threw for 5,636 yards and 38 touchdowns with 13 interceptions in 2016.
The Buffalo Bills select North Dakota State QB Malik Zaire with the 25th overall overall pick after they were one of several teams that selected him in the fourth round of last year’s draft.
Zaire completed 68.3 percent of the passes for 4,738 yards and 21 touchdowns with 10 interceptions in his first two seasons at NDSU.
The Buffalo Bills are expected take a quarterback early in the 2019 NFL Draft.
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