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Gocong Could Become a Very Pleasant Surprise

Gocong Could Become a Very Pleasant Surprise

The Philadelphia Eagles believe that they may have found an official sleeper when they drafted Chris Gocong out of Cal Poly. Gocong will come into camp making a position transition and has the chance to win a starting job.

Defensive coordinator Jim Johnson is intrigued by Gocong, who notched a remarkable 42 sacks the past two seasons at Cal Poly. They are going to see if the 6-2, 263-pounder can make the switch to linebacker and give him a chance to win the starting strong-side linebacker job from incumbent Dhani Jones. "It'll be interesting to see how he adapts to the linebacker position," Johnson said. "He's a... Recommended Stories

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