What Adding Jason Peters Means for the Philadelphia Eagles

By NFLSportChannel
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Published: April 18, 2009

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... Eagles now have a 27 yr old with great size(6’4”, 340 lbs) and skill (Two Pro Bowl appearances) at probably their biggest position of need.  But, this doesn’t just stop at adding a player. It helps the team’s current roster and it helps narrow down scenarios for next weeks draft.

 

How it helps the current roster

There were some rumors/discussions about possibly moving either Todd Herremans or Shawn Andrews from their respective guard positions out to play left tackle.

While  either guy would’ve been productive, it would’ve caused either Nick Cole(who may compete to start at center) or Max Jean-Giles(great size, but he’s still suspect in pass protection) to start at one of the guard positions. 

Stability on the offensive line is a key to any team’s success, so it’...

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