Philadelphia Eagles News, April 20: Jalen Hurts Donates $200,000 to Philadelphia Schools, Eagles Land Cooper DeJean in Latest Mock Draft, and More

Here's the latest news involving the Philadelphia Eagles, including Jalen Hurts' huge donation to Philadelphia schools, A.J. Brown shutting down rumors, and more.

The Philadelphia Eagles have made a ton of moves this offseason, including rewarding several of the young, foundational players on the team’s roster. Yet there is suddenly some unexpected drama surrounding star wide receiver A.J. Brown following a change to his profile on social media.

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Brown was the focus of some imaginary drama due to changing his profile picture on X (formerly Twitter). Yet, Philadelphia’s star wide receiver quickly put out the fire by explaining his reasoning for making the change to his profile picture. All of that and more in today’s Eagles news!

A.J. Brown Trade Rumors: Patriots ‘Inquired’ About Deal, Star WR Shuts Down Speculation

Unfortunately, in today’s social media-driven world, the slightest changes could be made into bigger issues than they truly are. This is exactly what happened when Brown changed his profile picture to a photo of Tom Brady. Brown quickly diffused the situation on social media and the Eagles have reportedly been shutting down any trade inquiries for the star wide receiver behind closed doors as well.

READ MORE: A.J. Brown Shuts Down Rumors

Owain Jones’ 3-Round 2024 NFL Mock Draft: Eagles Land Cooper DeJean

The Eagles have shown a ton of interest in the top cornerbacks in this year’s draft class. Pro Football Network’s Owain Jones released his latest mock draft and has Philadelphia selecting Iowa defensive back Cooper DeJean with the No. 22 overall selection. DeJean would be a perfect fit in Eagles defensive coordinator Vic Fangio’s scheme.

CONTINUE READING: Pro Football Network’s Latest Mock Draft

Eagles 2024 NFL Draft Prospect Visit Tracker: Who Is Philadelphia Interested In?

Twenty-seven of Philadelphia’s 30 visits have been reported during the pre-draft process. Based on the team’s reported visits, it’s clear that the Eagles are preparing to select a cornerback and an offensive lineman early in the 2024 NFL Draft. Yet, Philadelphia also showed interest in several of the top edge rushers in this year’s draft class as well. It will be interesting to see what the Eagles will do in this year’s event.

KEEP READING: Philadelphia’s 30 Visit Tracker

2024 NFL Draft: Latest Prospect Buzz, Risers, Surprises

One cornerback that the Eagles hosted on a 30 visit was Mississippi State’s Decamerion Richardson. Ironically enough, Matt Miller of ESPN mentioned Richardson as a player to keep an eye on in the 2024 NFL Draft. Miller reported that Richardson was a favorite among several staffs around the league following his visits and meetings with teams. He could be a potential target for the Eagles with the No. 120 pick in the fourth round.

READ MORE: Latest Rumors for the 2024 NFL Draft

Eagles QB Jalen Hurts Donates $200K to Philadelphia Schools for New Air Conditioning in 10 Schools

Eagles star quarterback Jalen Hurts donated $200,000 to 10 different schools in Philadelphia for new air conditioning systems. Hurts noticed the issues with air conditioning in a recent visit to the schools and knew he had the capabilities to address the problem. Philadelphia’s starting quarterback explained how he sees so much potential in the children attending these schools and wanted to provide help in any way that he could.

CONTINUE READING: Jalen Hurts Donates $200,000 to Philadelphia Schools

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