Mel Kiper's first mock draft has the Eagles taking a "jump-ball specialist" who is "not super explosive"

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Mel Kiper's first mock draft has the Eagles taking a "jump-ball specialist" who is "not super explosive"
Mel Kiper's first mock draft has the Eagles taking a "jump-ball specialist" who is "not super explosive"

You know it's NFL Draft season when Mel Kiper is back. The ESPN analyst published Version 1.0 of his 2020 NFL mock draft on Friday and here's who he had the Philadelphia Eagles taking with the No. 21 overall pick: Tee Higgins, WR, Clemson Philadelphia has to upgrade at wide receiver — its two top pass-catchers in 2019 were tight ends Zach Ertz and Dallas Goedert — and the depth and talent in this class could set up perfectly for the Eagles to have several options here. At 6-foot-4, Higgins is the biggest wideout of the first-round talents, a jump-ball specialist and touchdown machine (25 the past two seasons). He's not super explosive like Lamb, Jeudy or Ruggs, but he'll box out cornerbacks in

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