Eagles content with 2 QBs, despite Nick Foles’ injury
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles are going with only two quarterbacks after releasing Matt McGloin and Dane Evans, even though backup Nick Foles didn't play in the preseason because of an elbow injury.
Incumbent punter Donnie Jones beat out Cameron Johnson, undrafted rookie running back Corey Clement made the roster, and linebacker Nate Gerry was the only draft pick cut. Gerry was selected in the fifth round and was transitioning from safety to linebacker.
Lane Johnson returns to Eagles OL after suspension
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles get back their starting right tackle for Thursday night's game against the New York Giants.
Lane Johnson returns from a 10-game suspension for violating the NFL's performance-enhancers policy and will start.
New York's key inactive is cornerback Janoris Jenkins, their best cover man. He has a back problem.