Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/3/12
PHILADELPHIA - With the additions of rookies Bryce Brown and Chris Polk, the Eagles have their deepest running back corps in several years. Brown, a seventh-round pick who only played nine college games, and Polk, an undrafted free agent, both made the Eagles' season-opening 53-man roster, joining All-Pro LeSean McCoy and backup Dion Lewis. The Eagles usually only keep three running backs, but were so impressed with the skill sets of both Brown and Polk, that they decided to go with four. While Lewis is a 5-foot-8, 195-pound jitterbug, Brown is 6-0, 225 and Polk is 5-11, 222. Brown, who only played nine games in college for first, Tennessee, then Kansas State, gives the Eagles a rare blend of size and speed. He ran a 4.37 at his pre-draft workout and did an impressive job of getting to the outside in the preseason. He finished as the team's leading rusher in the preseason. Polk isn't quite as fast as Brown. He's more of a between-the-tackles runner. But he also is a better...
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