The Philadelphia Eagles have signed tackle Allen Barbre. Barbre, 6-foot-4 and 305 pounds, has played in 32 games in six seasons with Green Bay, Miami and Seattle. A fourth-round pick by the Packers in 2007, Barbre has made seven career starts.|||||||
Barbre was released by the Seahawks on Oct. 1. He will report to a new coach that has not been named yet for Philly.
Barbre was suspended for the first four regular-season games by the NFL on Wednesday for violating the league's policy on performance enhancing substances.|||||||
Barbre is eligible to participate in all offseason and preseason practices and games. Barbre played for Green Bay from 2007-09, and appeared in three games for Seattle in 2010 and four last season. The 6-foot-4, 305-pounds former Missouri Southern State lineman also spent time with Miami in 2010, but didn't play.
Barbre is out with an undisclosed injury.|||||||
The nature of the injury is unclear for Barbre.
Green Bay placed Barbe on injured reserve with a back injury.|||||||