I didn’t know whether to boo or cheer last night. They need help on the O-line so I guess I couldn’t be mad, right? Wait, wait, wait, his birthday is November 6, 1984!? He is 26 years old already? What is going on?
Despite playing left tackle in college, Watkins figures to make the switch to guard in the NFL. At 6’3’’ 310 lbs. Watkins certainly has the size. But what makes him special? He has Philadelphia written all over him. He is gritty player who plays to and, sometimes, after the whistle. A hard worker on and off the field, Watkins is as blue collar as the city where he will play. Watkins is a player who will leave everything he has on the field and, certainly, a player Eagles fans can support.