Mike Pouncey Elite Jersey The Cleveland Browns traded their third quarterback of the offseason, sending Kevin Hogan to the Washington Redskins.
The teams announced the deal Friday that includes swapping sixth-round picks. Cleveland acquires the 188th pick from Washington for No. 205, which it previously acquired from New England for cornerback Jason McCourty.
Philadelphia is now a destination team. The Eagles acquired veterans Michael聽Bennett (who is facing a felony charge of injury to the elderly), Haloti Ngata and Mike Wallace to offset the losses of Vinny Curry, Torrey Smith and Beau Allen. An argument can be made the newest additions are upgrades in the short term.聽
Plus, quarterback Carson Wentz is expected to Authentic Darcy Tucker Jersey return fully healthy after last season’s torn ACL. As good as Nick Foles was during the playoff stretch, Wentz performed at an MVP-level before the injury.聽
The one obstacle Pederson must overcome is dealing with the losses of offensive coordinator Frank Reich and quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo. Both are talented coaches, but Pederson retains play-calling duties.聽
The 13-year veteran has plenty of experience, appearing in 106 games, including 81 starts. He earned a trip to the Pro Bowl in 2010, throwing for 3,116 yards, 27 touchdowns and seven interceptions for the Chiefs.
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Cassel will push Rudock for a job. A sixth-round draft pick out of the University of Michigan in 2017, Rudock served as Stafford’s backup last season.
Authentic Austin Howard Jersey Rudock replaced an injured Stafford late in a loss to the Baltimore Ravens, completing three of his five passes, but also had an interception returned 45 yards for a touchdown after failing to recognize an incoming blitz.
At the league meetings last week, Lions coach Matt Patricia was asked his thoughts on Rudock.
Really talented guy, Patricia said. He’s got a strong arm. Does a good job of reading defense from my experience playing against him, what I’ve seen on the film, and we’ll just have to see how it develops here as we go.