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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

Snow postpones Vikings-Eagles to Tuesday

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 12:30 p.m. ET
The NFL has postponed Sunday night's Vikings-Eagles game to Tuesday at 8 p.m. ET because of snow.

Vikings-Eagles prediction

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 1:41 a.m. ET
Everything points to an Eagles win Tuesday night, a very big win, PFW's Eric Edholm writes.

Coleman next Eagle who must rise up

Posted Dec. 25, 2010 @ 5:35 p.m. ET
Just as Jamar Chaney was asked to fill a big pinch-hitting role when MLB Stewart Bradley went down with an elbow injury, now Kurt Coleman must step up with Nate Allen out for the season.

Vikings-Eagles matchup of the day: Friday

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 11:13 a.m. ET
Let's take a look at one final key matchup as the Eagles and Vikings get set to face off Sunday night in Philadelphia.

Vikings-Eagles matchup of the day: Thursday

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 8:32 p.m. ET
Here's yet another crucial matchup as the Vikings get set to face the Eagles in Philadelphia in Week 16.

Vikings-Eagles matchup of the day: Wednesday

Posted Dec. 22, 2010 @ 6:45 p.m. ET
Here's another key matchup to consider as the Vikings get ready to head to Philadelphia to face the Eagles in Week 16.

Vikings-Eagles matchup of the day: Tuesday

Posted Dec. 21, 2010 @ 11:36 p.m. ET
Let's take a look at a key matchup for the Vikings as they prepare to face the Eagles on Sunday night in Week 16.

Can Eagles' offensive weapons compensate for 'D'?

Posted Dec. 21, 2010 @ 2:57 a.m. ET
The Eagles are still buzzing following their epic comeback against the Giants, but their defensive injuries are starting to mount.

Eagles' Jackson turns it up a notch

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 11:25 p.m. ET
Say what you will about the sometimes petulant and immature DeSean Jackson, but he's the most lethal open-field threat in the NFL.

Eagles FS Allen done for the year

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 3:15 p.m. ET
Eagles rookie FS Nate Allen will have season-ending surgery on a ruptured patellar tendon in his right knee.

Avant delivers knockout block for Eagles

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 12:16 p.m. ET
Jason Avant threw a huge block on DeSean Jackson's game-winning punt-return TD, but didn't see the play after he was temporarily knocked out.

Week 15 Players of the Week

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 9:51 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Eagles QB Michael VIck, Chiefs DE Wallace Gilberry and Eagles WR-RS DeSean Jackson as its Players of the Week.

Eagles stun Giants with fourth-quarter comeback

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 5:22 p.m. ET
DeSean Jackson scored on a 65-yard punt return on the final play of the game and the Eagles scored 28 points in the final 7:28 to stun the New York Giants 38-31 and take over first place in the ...

Eagles put hopes in rookie MLB Chaney

Posted Dec. 18, 2010 @ 11:33 p.m. ET
With no time to work him in slowly, the Eagles will turn to Jamar Chaney at middle linebacker in the place of Stewart Bradley, whose elbow likely will keep him out at least until the playoffs.

Spencer, Middleton fined for QB hits

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 10:31 a.m. ET
Cowboys LB Anthony Spencer and Jaguars DB Will Middleton were fined this week for hits to quarterbacks during last Sunday's games.

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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