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Danny Watkins

Danny Watkins - #63 - G

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 3"/ 310 lbs.
Birthday 11/06/1984
Birthplace Kelowna, BC
College Baylor
Years played 3
Drafted 2011, 1st round, 23rd pick by Eagles

Titans name Rocker as DL coach

Posted Feb. 16, 2011 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
The Titans named Tracy Rocker as the team's defensive line coach on Wednesday, replacing Jim Washburn.

Eagles place tags on Vick, Akers

Posted Feb. 15, 2011 @ 9:33 a.m. ET
The Eagles had a busy Tuesday morning, placing the franchise tag on QB Michael Vick and the transition tag on PK David Akers.

NFC East 2010 season-in-review team reports

Posted Feb. 15, 2011 @ 9:22 a.m. ET
The re-emergence of Michael Vick as a star player helped the Eagles soar all the way to first place in the NFC East.

Eagles sign CFL star DE Hunt

Posted Feb. 11, 2011 @ 11:17 a.m. ET
The Eagles announced late Friday that they have signed CFL star DE Phillip Hunt to a three-year deal.

Top 10 stories of 2010 season

Posted Feb. 10, 2011 @ 8 a.m. ET
As players, owners and fans enter an offseason filled with uncertainty, Pro Football Weekly takes a look back at the 10 stories that shaped the 2010 season, both on the field and off.

Eagles fill staff, sign CB Trufant

Posted Feb. 08, 2011 @ 1:02 p.m. ET
The Eagles finalized their coaching staff on Tuesday by making six coaching hires. They also claimed CB Isaiah Trufant off waivers from the Jets.

Eagles promote two defensive coaches

Posted Feb. 07, 2011 @ 2:13 p.m. ET
The Eagles have promoted a pair of former players to coach on their defensive staff.

Eagles, Saints put end to rumors

Posted Feb. 07, 2011 @ 10:48 a.m. ET
The Eagles and Saints both had to deny Internet rumors about their coaching staffs following Super Bowl XLV.

Vick wins AP comeback award

Posted Feb. 06, 2011 @ 2:47 a.m. ET
Eagles QB Michael Vick has won The Associated Press' Comeback Player of the Year award.

Eagles' Castillo move a smart stunner

Posted Feb. 05, 2011 @ 5:16 p.m. ET
The Eagles' unusual decision to promote former OL coach Juan Castillo to defensive coordinator caught a lot of people by surprise, but at least one prominent head coach approves of it.

Eagles make Castillo new defensive coordinator, add Mudd to coach O-line

Posted Feb. 02, 2011 @ 5:19 p.m. ET
The Eagles have named former offensive line coach Juan Castillo as their new defensive coordinator and added Howard Mudd to take his spot as the O-line coach.

Doesn't Roethlisberger owe us more?

Posted Feb. 01, 2011 @ 11:57 p.m. ET
Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger is getting the royal treatment at Super Bowl XLV, writes PFW's Hub Arkush, but what has he done to earn it?

Eagles interview Hoke for DC position

Posted Jan. 31, 2011 @ 7:37 p.m. ET
Bears DB coach Jon Hoke interviewed for the Eagles' vacant defensive coordinator position, the team confirmed Monday.

Report: Eagles to give Vick franchise tag

Posted Jan. 30, 2011 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
The Eagles reportedly are preparing to place the franchise tag on QB Michael Vick next month, keeping the Pro Bowler in Philadelphia for at least one more season.

Packers might lose DB coach to Eagles after Super Bowl

Posted Jan. 28, 2011 @ 1:36 p.m. ET
Packers DB coach Darren Perry already might have agreed to take over the Eagles' defensive coordinator job after the Super Bowl.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Sept. 11, 2011
Watkins is inactive for Sunday's season opener at St. Louis.||||||| Watkins was the 23rd pick but had lost his starting job to recently signed Kyle DeVan.
Posted Aug. 01, 2011
The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with Watkins, their projected opening-day starting right guard.||||||| Terms of the deal announced Monday night were not available. Watkins, the 23rd pick in this year's draft, missed the first five days of training camp at Lehigh University.
Posted April 29, 2011
Watkins, an offensive lineman from Baylor, was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles with the 23rd pick of the NFL draft on Thursday night.||||||| The 26-year-old Watkins is a former firefighter who took an unconventional route to the pros. The Canadian has more experience as a firefighter (five years) than a football player (four) and played hockey and rugby in high school. Watkins, listed at 6-foot-4 and 312 pounds, played left tackle in college, but projects as a guard in the pros. He could help an offensive line that allowed 49 sacks last season, despite the presence of Michael Vick.

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