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Philadelphia Eagles wants “competition” and is not ready to name Jalen Hurts to start quarterback – NFL Sports

Philadelphia – Eagles Director Nick Sirianni and General Manager Howie Roseman didn’t name Jalen Hurts The start quarterback of the 2021 season during pre-draft availability on Wednesday.

“We have been working with these people for two days to nominate a starter at this particular time,” said Sirianni. “My biggest thing is competition. We talked a bit about my core values, [and] It’s my second core value and the second core value of this team. The competition is huge and we compete in every position. “

Currently, the Eagles roster has only two quarterbacks, Hearts and Veteran. Joe Flacco, Signed a one-year contract in March. The team may add another QB in the draft next week.

Roseman did not rule out choosing a quarterback in the first round, even after trading with Miami Dolphins This moved the Eagles from 6th to 12th in exchange for a future first round pick.

“As I said when I had the last media opportunity, we’re going to rate every player and nothing goes off the table,” he said.

Roseman San Francisco 49ers “We were able to get a better idea of ​​who was available at 12 o’clock,” Philadelphia knew that when he moved to the third spot, the first three picks would take three quarterbacks. Eagles have needs in multiple spots, including cornerbacks and receivers, and need to land one of the top prospects in each position and get a lot of quarterbacks early.

Hearts started four games last season following the Eagles benching. Carson Wentz Sparked the attack before cooling the stretch. He completed 52% of the pass at 1,061 yards with 6 touchdowns and 4 intercepts, running at 354 yards and 3 scores.

– NFL Sports

Philadelphia Eagles wants “competition” and is not ready to name Jalen Hurts to start quarterback

https://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/31303179/philadelphia-eagles-not-ready-name-jalen-hurts-starting-quarterback Philadelphia Eagles wants “competition” and is not ready to name Jalen Hurts to start quarterback

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