Unless you’ve been working some very long hours or at one of those points in life where you’ve just decided to detach yourself from television and social media, you’ve all now heard about what’s going on with former Ohio State Buckeyes cornerback Gareon Conley. As of the date and time of this article’s writing, the former Big Ten standout has yet to be questioned by the police or charged with anything. Still, a man once seen as one of the favorites to become one of the newest member of the Philadelphia Eagles is, all of a sudden, in danger of the possibility of being ignored by quite a few NFL franchises.
The logical question is who are the favorites now?
Let’s, first, acknowledge a few things. We’ve seen nothing reported about whether or not Conley is still on the Eagles’ radar. We’re also aware that Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon is still a strong possibility for the Eagles in round two. It’s difficult to believe Philly may go with two players who have been involved in this type of controversy with their first two picks. Keep in mind that controversy also involves the mistreatment of women.
That being said we’ve come up with five possible scenarios once the Eagles are on the clock at pick 14. Here they are in no particular order.