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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

Cowboys grab late win over Eagles

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 8:13 p.m. ET
Stephen McGee threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Jason Witten with 55 seconds left to lead the Dallas Cowboys to a 14-13 victory over the NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday.

Game times announced for NFL playoffs

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 8:01 p.m. ET
The Jets-Colts wild-card game will be the Saturday night game in the first weekend of the NFL playoffs.

Eagles make Vick emergency third QB

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 3:02 p.m. ET
Playing their second game in five days, the Eagles will be without their top offensive weapon this afternoon vs. the Cowboys.

Chiefs continue worst-to-first trend

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
Since 2002, the NFL has produced at least one team every season that has gone from fourth place one year to first the following year, with Kansas City being the latest example this season.

Eagles' pass rush finding no answers

Posted Jan. 02, 2011 @ 11:35 a.m. ET
The Eagles' defensive woes have come to light down the stretch, raising concerns for how long this team can last in the playoffs with such an unbalanced team.

Forgotten: Harold Jackson

Posted Dec. 31, 2010 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
When he walked away from the NFL in 1983, Harold Jackson was one of two wide receivers in history with 10,000 or more yards. Mike Beacom examines why, almost 30 years later, all of Jackson's accomplishments have been ...

Report: Kolb will start Sunday

Posted Dec. 30, 2010 @ 1:39 p.m. ET
Kevin Kolb will return to the starting role for the Eagles in Sunday's season finale against the Cowboys.

Eagles add veteran DE McCray

Posted Dec. 30, 2010 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The Eagles signed DE Bobby McCray and released DE Derrick Burgess on Thursday.

Eagles sign DT Clark to three-year deal

Posted Dec. 30, 2010 @ 11:13 a.m. ET
The Eagles signed DT Jeremy Clark to a three-year deal on Thursday. Clark orignally signed with the Eagles as a rookie free agent in 2007.

Webb, Peterson help Vikings upset Eagles 24-14

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 11:43 p.m. ET
Joe Webb threw for 195 yards and ran for a touchdown in his first career start filling in for an injured Brett Favre, and the lowly Minnesota Vikings beat Michael Vick and the NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles 24-14 in ...

Patriots 60-second rant: No discussion needed, Brady is MVP

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 6:59 p.m. ET
For some reason, people are still debating who should be the league MVP. To me, it's pretty clear-cut that Patriots QB Tom Brady should win the award.

No need to postpone game due to snow

Posted Dec. 28, 2010 @ 1:50 a.m. ET
PFW's Hub Arkush, who is in Philadelphia for the Vikings-Eagles game, asks: Was it really necessary to postpone the game from its originally scheduled Sunday-night slot? Arkush also wonders why it was moved back two days instead of one.

Favre still doubtful, Peterson should play

Posted Dec. 27, 2010 @ 1:50 p.m. ET
Even with an extra two days, Brett Favre likely will not play on Tuesday night against the Eagles.

Week 17 game times changed

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 10:19 p.m. ET
The NFL has announced time changes for several key Week 17 matchups.

Vikings react to postponed game with Eagles

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 6:44 p.m. ET
Snow in the Northeast and concerns over travel difficulties have pushed the Vikings' game against the Eagles to Tuesday night.

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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