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Why are the eagles expected to pick a left tackle at 4?

Ok, I'm kinda new to my total NFL/Lions obsession so maybe there is something I'm missing but......isn't the 4 pick high to draft Fischer if you have a player coming back from injury who was rated the best left tackle in the entire NFL (bleacher report). Doesn't this mean there is a great chance Fischer will be moved to right and a #4 overall pick right tackle is quite a stretch when you have other glaring team needs. I mean not many people were talking about the lions picking left tackle when we thought backus (I think he was ranked about 30?) was coming back for maybe one last year.

Seems like it would be better to wait later in the draft and pick up a right tackle or guard.

Just wondering as I'd love to see Fischer drop to the Lions, thanks.

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