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The Linc - Long Term Or Short Term Replacement For Peters?

Eagles LT Dilemma: Think Short-Term Or Long-Term?
The very first question the Eagles have to ask themselves as they consider what they’re going to do about replacing injured All Pro left tackle Jason Peters is this: Do they need a short-term solution or a long-term one?

Achilles injury may jeopardize Peters' career
Jason Peters ruptured his Achilles while working out near his home on Friday and noted physician Dr. Mark Schwartz says the injury may jeopardize his career.

Draft Watch: Finding Peters' replacement
If the Eagles wanted to be aggressive, they could trade up into the Top 10 and angle for Iowa's Riley Reiff, a sure-fire LT in the NFL. If the Birds decide to wait it out until Day 2, Illinois' Jeff Allen, California's Mitchell Schwartz (who would have to play RT), or Florida State's Zebrie Sanders could be possibilities.

Paul Domowitch: McCoy deal should have a happy ending
It's late March, training camp still is 4 months away, and everybody involved in the LeSean McCoy contract negotiations is relatively optimistic that an extension will get done before the Eagles report to Lehigh in July for two-a-days.

Jones is sorry Rams let him go
After talking to Philadelphia and Dallas, punter Donnie Jones ended up signing with the Houston Texans. According to the Houston Chronicle, it's a one-year deal for $890,000.

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