Originally posted on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 4/13/13
Could the Philadelphia Eagles and Indianapolis Colts pull off a big trade during the 2013 NFL Draft?  Bare with me for a moment as I explain my reasoning for this crazy trade idea… Back in March, Colts owner Jim Irsay caused quite a stir on Twitter when he tweeted about the Colts landing a “whopper” of  wide receiver.  This sparked a firestorm of speculation that included the Eagles sending Jeremy Maclin over to Indy. Apparently, it wasn’t a trade the Colts were trying to work out, but rather a free agent signing (that fell through).  However, Irsay did state that the team wants to add another wide receiver.  They did end up signing Darrius Heyward-Bey to a one-year deal. However, DHB is hardly the “whopper” that Irsay was hoping for. The reasoning why everyone speculated that the whopper could have been Jeremy Maclin was twofold: First, Colts GM Ryan Grigson has strong ties to the Eagles due to spending eight years in Philly.  The Eagles and Colts have made several trades since las...
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