Eagles Drafted Kenneth Gainwell

The Eagles used the number 150th pick in the NFL draft on Kenneth Gainwell, a running back from Memphis.

Draft Profile

  • Height: 5’8”
  • Weight: 201 LBS
  • Position: RB
  • College: Memphis
  • Class: (RS) Sophmore
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Although Kenneth Gainwell opted out this past season, in 2019 he rushed for 1,459 yards and 13 touchdowns. On top of that, he caught 51 passes for 610 yards and 3 touchdowns. Gainwell started 13 out of 14 games for the Tigers and was awarded first-team All American for the AAC. Gainwell is known for being a back that is quick and can make solid cuts and can read blockers and defense.

The Eagles next draft pick will be the 189th pick in the 6th round. For more Draft coverage click here.

-Eric Williamson – Writer for Edge of Philly Sports

Eric Williamson
Eric Williamson

Eric Williamson is the host of the Union podcast Full Time Philly and also contrinutes to many of the Union coverage. He is a huge fan of all the 4 major Philly teams on top of music too.

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