Draft Prospects Who Would Fit Perfectly with the Philadelphia Eagles

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Draft Prospects Who Would Fit Perfectly with the Philadelphia Eagles
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The Philadelphia Eagles are in a unique situation they haven't witnessed since before 2000, due to the success Andy Reid had in Philadelphia.

What do the Eagles do with their fourth overall selection?

Some would say you go with the best player available. In some sports, that might be the more successful approach. But not in the NFL. Football is a team sport, and what's most important is building a roster that functions well as a cohesive unit.

Of course, the Eagles should not focus only on their needs, and get a player of modest talent, versus a real difference-maker. The key is to find the middle ground when drafting between overall talent and need.

Fortunately, this year's draft provides great options for the Eagles, and the team could go in many directions with their top pick. Here are five players who would be excellent fits.

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