Mikell had four tackles in Sunday's 17-14 loss to Miami.|||||||
Mikell sustained what the team had called a mild concussion last week against the Cardinals.
The St. Louis Rams addressed a need in the secondary, agreeing to terms on a four-year contract with Mikell.|||||||
The 30-year-old Mikell led the Philadelphia Eagles in tackles last year along with three interceptions and made the 2009 Pro Bowl. He's the likely replacement for Oshiomoghe Atogwe. Mikell was with the Eagles for eight seasons, including a time when coach Steve Spagnuolo was an assistant in Philadelphia.
Mikell was added on Monday to the NFC roster for the Pro Bowl.|||||||
Mikell, who joined the Eagles as an undrafted free agent out of Boise State, replaces the Saints' Darren Sharper. It is Mikell's first Pro Bowl nod.
Mikell was inactive for Philadelphia's game against Seattle on Sunday night with a sprained right knee.|||||||
Mikell, who started seven of the team's first 10 games, has missed consecutive games since suffering the injury in a Nov. 18 win over Miami. He will be replaced mainly by rookie Marcus Paschal.
Mikell also was inactive for Philadelphia's game at New England on Sunday night after spraining his right knee last Sunday against Miami.|||||||
Mikell, who started seven of the team's first 10 games, will be replaced mainly by rookie Marcus Paschal.