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List of Known Prospects Eagles Are Hosting for Local Pro Day

On April 17th, the Eagles will host a local pro day, which is for draft eligible players who attend high school or college in the  "designated local region" of the team. These local visits do not count against the team's 30 official pre-draft visit limit. Here's a look at the known players who will be attending the Eagles' local pro day and some quick facts about them:


Temple: Ventell Bryant | WR | 6’3, 200 lbs| Sr. (source)

Bryant was named Player of the Game three times in 2018 (six times total in his college career). He was awarded a coveted single-digit jersey his senior season (Temple awards single-digits to the nine toughest players on the team). He finished his time career at Temple as the college's all-time receiving yards leader and all-time receptions leader.


Current Projection: UDFA


Rutgers: Trevor Morris | LB | 6’1, 228 lbs| Sr. (source)

The King of Prussia native attended Malvern Prep before staying nearby to head to Rutgers. Morris was voted honorable mention All-Big Ten by media members. He finished career ranked ninth in Rutgers history with 335 career tackles, and became the third player in the college's history to register three seasons of 100 or more tackles.


Current Projection: UDFA


Delaware: Vinny Papale | WR | 6’1, 205 lbs| Sr. (source)

The son of "Mr. Invincible" will get a chance to wear an Eagles uniform for at least one day and show off his abilities. Papale recorded 36 receptions for 618 receiving yards and 6 touchdowns in 2018. Papale will need to have an incredible showing at the local pro day to earn himself a chance to sign as an undrafted free agent after next month's draft.


Current Projection: UDFA


Delaware: Troy Reeder | LB | 6’1, 235 lbs| Sr. (source)

Reeder is attracted to wherever the ball is on the field, racking up 131 tackles his senior season, 13.5 of them were for losses. He also added 2.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 1 fumble recovery, and 1 interception in 2018. He'll need the local pro day to show the Eagles he's worth bringing in for training camp once the draft concludes.


Current Projection: UDFA


Temple: Michael Dogbe | DT | 6’3, 280 lbs| Sr. (source)

Like the aforementioned Ventell Bryant, Dogbe was awarded a coveted single-digit jersey his senior season (Temple awards single-digits to the nine toughest players on the team). He was named Defensive Player of the Game by the team four times in 2018, and the overall Player of the Game five times. He was recognized as ACC Player of the Week for his game against Maryland, where he recorded 5 tackles (3.5 tackles for loss)along with 2.5 sacks and 2 forced fumbles. Although the team has Fletcher Cox and Malik Jackson, the depth at the defensive tackle position falls after that (although the team might have found a keeper in Trayvon Hester). If Howie Roseman doesn't address the position early in April's draft, Dogbe has a chance to earn himself the opportunity to fight for a roster spot in Philadelphia.


Current Projection: 7th Round/UDFA


Villanova: Brandon Hitner | OT | 6’6, 300 lbs| Sr. (source)

Hitner appeared in 28 games over four seasons for the Wildcats, primarily at the right tackle position. He participated in the College Gridiron Showcase this year, and is considered one of the top-100 small school prospects in this year's draft. Hitner is expected to be a priority undrafted free agent, and with the Eagles having limited depth at the offensive line at the moment, Hitner has a chance to prove at the local pro day he deserves a shot to make the training camp roster.


Current Projection: UDFA