Source: Versatile Weapon Ross Scheuerman Visits Philadelphia Eagles


Chip Kelly is still looking to add weapons to his new offensive arsenal. Per a source, the Philadelphia Eagles had versatile RB/WR Ross Scheuerman from the Lafayette Leopards in for a visit.

His primary position is running back which he excelled in during his collegiate career, amassing 3,504 rushing yards and 31 touchdowns.  Even though he played tailback in college,  several NFL teams are also considering the option of lining him up at receiver. He added 129 receptions for 1,129 yards and eight touchdowns proving he is a valuable and versatile offensive play-maker.

Scheuerman saved his best for last when he carried the football 45 times for 304-yards and three touchdowns in his final college game. He carried the hot streak into the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl where he impressed NFL Scouts that eventually help secure him an invite to the NFL Scouting Combine.

A guy like Scheuerman (four-time All-Patriot League selection at tailback) in the Philly offense really makes the imagination run wild thinking how Kelly would use him in his fast pace offensive system.

About Bo Marchionte

Bo Marchionte

Bo Marchionte is an NFL writer for Football Insiders and has covered the NFL for over a decade. His background includes being staff for the Texas vs. The Nation All-Star game as a talent evaluator for player personnel along with an internship scouting with the Toronto Argonauts and Winnipeg Blue Bombers for the Canadian Football League. Bo’s draft background includes working for the NFL Draft Bible and currently owns and operates He has done radio spots on NBC, Fox Sports and ESPN and their affiliates in different markets around the country. Bo covers the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Panthers along with other colleges in the northeast.