Originally written on Shutdown Corner  |  Last updated 11/5/14

PHILADELPHIA - AUGUST 27: Asante Samuel #22 of the Philadelphia Eagles reacts after a play against the Jacksonville Jaguars on August 27, 2009 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Asante Samuel thought he might get traded before last week's trade deadline, and that made him sad. But the trade deadline came and went, and there he remained, a member of the Philadelphia Eagles. If you thought that meant that he was going to accept his position, play nice, and try to get along with people in the Eagles organization, however, you were really, really wrong. He's still simpatico with head coach Andy Reid, but he also believes that other people in the Eagles front office would rather he wasn't around. Via CSNPhilly.com: "Couple people upstairs might not want me, but who cares? They've probably never played football." "It's a business and they run it like a business and they're going to do what they need to do. They're playing with a lot of money, playing fantasy football, doing their thing." Asked to clarify if he was referring to [general manager Howie] Roseman and [team president Joe] Banner, Samuel said: "Howie and Joe? I don't know, do they fit the comment I mad...
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