Eagles head coach Andy Reid essentially has admitted that some of the team's younger players have not played up to par.
The Eagles did not surprise anyone this week by making a switch at linebacker after rookie Casey Matthews struggled in the middle.
PFW executive editor and resident Packers expert Dan Arkush presents the fifth of five key matchups this week in advance of the Packers’ wild-card game against the Eagles in Philadelphia Sunday afternoon.
Finishing a superb season without any fanfare, WR Santana Moss has expressed a desire to stay with Washington next season, and early indications are that the team wants him back, according to NFC East Whispers.
The Eagles are still buzzing following their epic comeback against the Giants, but their defensive injuries are starting to mount.
With no time to work him in slowly, the Eagles will turn to Jamar Chaney at middle linebacker in the place of Stewart Bradley, whose elbow likely will keep him out at least until the playoffs.
Eagles DE Brandon Graham will miss the rest of the season with an ACL tear while MLB Stewart Bradley will miss the rest of the regular season with a dislocated elbow.
The Eagles have signed contracts with four 2010 draft picks: fourth-round CB Trevard Lindley, and seventh rounders LB Jamar Chaney, DT Jeff Owens and S Kurt Coleman.