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2012 NFL Draft: 5 Mid-Round Options at Running Back for the Philadelphia Eagles

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2012 NFL Draft: 5 Mid-Round Options at Running Back for the Philadelphia Eagles
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After some wise acquisitions this offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles likely have their eyes set on the 2012 NFL draft and filling the remainder of their needs through the process later this month.

With most of their primary needs filled, the Eagles will use the draft to add depth to their roster.  

Ronnie Brown did a dismal job as the backup for LeSean McCoy and forced him to shoulder much of the Eagles’ load on the ground. A draft class highlighted by talented running backs should present some tempting options for the Eagles to fill that backup spot behind McCoy in 2012.

Here are five players that could alleviate some pressure off of the Eagles’ prized-possession McCoy and provide great support rushing the football for Philadelphia.

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