Every year, there are a few lucky NFL teams that manage to discover a diamond in the rough in the later rounds of the draft. Often times, these players' exceptional value doesn't become apparent until later in their careers, but the wait is certainly worth the investment.
Nowadays, everyone is familiar with one the most prolific of these diamonds in the rough, Tom Brady, who the Patriots managed to steal away in the sixth round of the 2000 draft. While the history of Eagles late-round draft picks doesn't boast a player quite like Brady, there have been several picks over the years who far exceeded their expected value.
Here are 10 such men, all of whom were once vastly underrated, who still managed to show the world their talent and secure their place in Philadelphia Eagles history.