PHILADELPHIA - Former Eagles linebacker Chris Gocong and ex-Temple running back Montel Harris are among the 42 players who will be participating in this weekend's Rookie Minicamp at the NovaCare Complex.
Gocong, who is coming off an Achilles injury, and Harris are the most intriguing names among the tryout players. Eight picks from last month's NFL Draft and 18 tryout players who do not count against the 90-man roster will be on hand.
Here's the position breakdown of the 42 players scheduled:
Quarterback (2): Matt Barkley, USC; G.J. Kinne, Tulsa
Running Back (3): Miguel Maysonet, Stony Brook; Matthew Tucker, TCU; Montel Harris*, Temple
Tight End (3): Derek Carrier, Beloit; Zach Ertz, Stanford; Will Shaw*, Youngstown State
Wide Receiver (5): B.J. Cunningham, Michigan State; Ifeanyi Momah, Boston College; Will Murphy*, Oregon; Russell Shepard, LSU; Isaiah Voegeli*, Merrimack
Offensive Line (8): Nick Carlson*, Wyoming; Lane Johnson, Oklahoma; Alfred McCullough*, Alabama; Nic Purcell*, Golden West Community College; Kyle Quinn, Arizona; Matt Reynolds, BYU; Matt Tobin, Iowa; Devin Tyler*, Temple
Defensive Line (6): David King, Oklahoma; Joe Kruger, Utah; Isaac Remington, Oregon; Daryell Walker*, Hampton; Damion Square, Alabama; Bennie Logan, LSU
Linebacker (7): Matt Evans*, New Hampshire; Chris Gocong*, Cal Poly; Marcus Green*, Temple; Jake Knott, Iowa State; John Lyon*, Harvard; Pete Massaro*, Penn State; Gerald McRath*, Southern Mississippi
Cornerback (4): Anthony Boyles*, Idaho State; Cam Chism*, Maryland; Jordan Poyer, Oregon State; Eddie Whitley, Virginia Tech
Safety (3): Earl Wolff, North Carolina State; Kenny Tate*, Maryland; Dontra Peters*, New Hampshire
Punter (1): Brad Wing, LSU
* = Tryout player