Breaking: Eagles select QB Jalen Hurts with the 53rd pick in the NFL Draft
24 April 2020 Eagles News
A shocker has just taken place.
The Philadelphia Eagles have taken quarterback Jalen Hurts with the 53rd pick in the 2020 NFL Draft.
#Eagles draft Jalen Hurts with the No. 53 overall pick.
— Jeff McLane (@Jeff_McLane) April 25, 2020
Hurts threw for 3,821 yards, 32 touchdowns and eight touchdowns at Oklahoma this last season. He was up for the Heisman this past season.
For the Eagles, he’ll be the backup to Carson Wentz this season. Hurts gives the Eagles a dynamic backup quarterback, with Wentz’s injury concerns, this pick was noted.
This is definitely a shocker of a pick. No one saw this coming, stay tuned as more news is going to come.
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