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2013 NFL Mock Draft: 2 round SBNation writers mock

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The 32 writers representation the 32 SBNation NFL blogs have completed our 2 round 2013 NFL mock draft. Below you can see all 62 selections, but here are the explanations behind the Eagles picks.

In the first round, I grabbed CMU OT Eric Fisher.

"If either of the top tackles fell to the Eagles, I think they'd be pretty happy, but especially so with Eric Fisher. As a better athlete than Luke Joeckel, Fisher should fit the more up-tempo style that Chip Kelly is likely to want to play."

"Plus, it's a need. The Eagles' offensive line struggled last year largely thanks to injuries to four out of five starters, but that's exactly why help is needed. There are no guarantees all come back healthy, and even if they do, Fisher still should represent an upgrade. If Jason Peters is ready to go at LT (a big "if"), Fisher could certainly slot over at RT for a few years. That would also allow the team to move Todd Herremans back inside, where he's been more effective than he was at RT."

In the second round I took North Carolina DT Sylvester Williams.

"As the Eagles make the switch to a 3-4 this offseason, they've clearly had a focus on adding players that would be a scheme fit. Connor Barwin from the Texans should slide in at OLB, and Isaac Sopoaga will man the NT position next season. Guys like Brandon Graham and Trent Cole should fit as pass rushers on the outside. Fletcher Cox, who was a standout last season, seems well built to play DE in a 3-4, but that all leaves one big hole: who is the third man up front?"

"The Eagles released Cullen Jenkins and Mike Patterson, two decent candidates for that role, so clearly they'll need to bring in someone for that spot and Sylvester Williams should fit well. At his size he can jump between NT and DE up front. As evidenced by his 13.5 tackles for loss and six sacks last season, he should provide a penetrating presence at either spot."

For a full explanation and grade of each pick, check out this mega mock draft stream.

Pick Team Player
1 Kansas City Chiefs Luke Joeckel, OT, Texas A&M
2 Jacksonville Jaguars Geno Smith, QB, West Virginia
3 Oakland Raiders Sharrif Floyd, DT, Florida
4 Philadelphia Eagles Eric Fisher, OT, Central Michigan
5 Detroit Lions Ezekiel Ansah, DE, BYU
6 Cleveland Browns Dion Jordan, OLB/DE, Oregon
7 Arizona Cardinals Barkevious Mingo, OLB/DE, LSU
8 Buffalo Bills Jarvis Jones, OLB, Georgia
9 New York Jets Chance Warmack, G, Alabama
10 Tennessee Titans Dee Milliner, CB, Alabama
11 San Diego Chargers Star Lotulelei, DT, Utah
12 Miami Dolphins Desmond Trufant, CB, Washington
13 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Xavier Rhodes, CB, Florida State
14 Carolina Panthers Lane Johnson, LT, Oklahoma
15 New Orleans Saints Alec Ogletree, LB, Georgia
16 St. Louis Rams Tavon Austin, WR, West Virginia
17 Pittsburgh Steelers Cordarrelle Patterson, WR, Tennessee
18 Dallas Cowboys Johnathan Cooper, OG, North Carolina
19 New York Giants Sheldon Richardson, DT, Missouri
20 Chicago Bears Arthur Brown, LB, Kansas State
21 Cincinnati Bengals Kenny Vaccaro, S, Texas
22 St. Louis Rams (from WAS) Johnathan Cyprien, S, Florida Int'l
23 Minnesota Vikings Bjoern Werner, DE, Florida State
24 Indianapolis Colts Datone Jones, DE, UCLA
25 Minnesota Vikings (from SEA) Johnathan Hankins, DT, Ohio State
26 Green Bay Packers Tyler Eifert, TE, Notre Dame
27 Houston Texans DeAndre Hopkins, WR, Clemson
28 Denver Broncos D.J. Fluker, OT, Alabama
29 New England Patriots Keenan Allen, WR, California
30 Atlanta Falcons Tank Carradine, DE, Florida State
31 San Francisco 49ers Jesse Williams, DT, Alabama
32 Baltimore Ravens Kevin Minter, LB, LSU

Second Round

Pick Team Player
33 Jacksonville Jaguars Sio Moore, LB Uconn
34 San Francisco 49ers Zach Ertz, TE, Stanford
35 Philadelphia Eagles Sylvester Williams, DT, North Carolina
36 Detroit Lions Larry Warford, OB, Kentucky
37 Cincinnati Bengals Alex Okafor, DE, Texas
38 Arizona Cardinals Kyle Long, OB, Oregon
39 New York Jets Mike Glennon, QB, North Carolina State
40 Tennessee Titans Barrett Jones, OG, Alabama
41 Buffalo Bills EJ Manuel, QB, Florida State
42 Miami Dolphins Damontre Moore, DE, Texas A&M
43 Tampa Bay Buccaneers Johnthan Banks, CB, Mississippi State
44 Carolina Panthers Kawann Short, DT, Purdue
45 San Diego Chargers Terron Armstread, OT, Arkansas Pine-Bluff
46 St. Louis Rams Eddie Lacy, RB, Alabama
47 Dallas Cowboys Eric Reid, S, LSU
48 Pittsburgh Steelers Matt Elam, S, Florida
49 New York Giants Manti Te'o, MLB, Notre Dame
50 Chicago Bears Logan Ryan, CB, Rutgers
51 Washington Redskins Jamar Taylor, CB, Boise State
52 Minnesota Vikings Robert Woods, WR, USC
53 Cincinnati Bengals Giovanni Bernard, RB, North Carolina
54 Miami Dolphins Ryan Swope, WR, Texas A&M
55 Green Bay Packers Travis Frederick, OG, Wisconsin
56 Seattle Seahawks Jordan Reed, TE, Florida
57 Houston Texans Brandon Williams, DT, Missouri Western
58 Denver Broncos Corey Lemonier, DE/OLB. Auburn
59 New England Patriots Markus Wheaton, WR, Oregon State
60 Atlanta Falcons David Amerson, CB, NC State
61 San Francisco 49ers D.J. Swearinger, S, South Carolina
62 Baltimore Ravens Menelik Watson, OT, Florida State

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