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NFL Draft Results: Eagles pick Quez Watkins at No. 200

The Eagles have ANOTHER new wide receiver!

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: NOV 10 Southern Miss at UAB Photo by Michael Wade/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

With the 200th pick in the 2020 NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles select ... Southern Miss wide receiver Quez Watkins!

For those keeping track at home, Watkins is the THIRD receiver the Eagles have selected this year. They previously took Jalen Reagor in the first round and John Hightower in the fifth. Oh, and they also traded for veteran pass catcher Marquise Goodwin from the San Francisco 49ers.

Watkins is another receiver with a speedy profile. The Eagles are clearly making an effort to get faster, which is great to see. Volume drafting approach. Not all these guys will work out but at least one might stick.

Scouting report via’s Lance Zierlein:

Early-entry prospect with adequate size and speed but needs to prove he can rise to the occasion against NFL competition. Watkins’ confidence has been affected by level of competition and his catch focus appears to change when he works into traffic. Hip tightness limits route effectiveness, but he runs well enough to work vertically and across the field with modest separation and above-average jump-ball talent. His leap in production is a good sign, but if he doesn’t do a better job of getting away from press, he will have a hard time making it. The potential outweighs the concerns and he should be a Day 3 selection with a shot at becoming a WR4/5.

College stats via Pro Football Reference:

Spider graph via Mockdraftable:


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Grade the Eagles’ selection of Quez Watkins at No. 200

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Remaining Eagles draft picks

1st - No. 21 - Jalen Reagor, WR, TCU

2nd - No. 53 - Jalen Hurts, QB, Oklahoma

3rd - No. 103 - Davion Taylor, LB, Colorado

4th - No. 127 - K’Von Wallace, S, Clemson

4th - No. 145 - Jack Driscoll, OT, Auburn

5th - No. 168 - John Hightower, WR, Boise State

6th - No. 196 - Shaun Bradley, LB, Temple

6th - No. 200 - Quez Watkins, WR, Southern Miss

6th - No. 210

7th - No. 233

Eagles’ top remaining needs


Running back

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