Originally posted on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 11/16/11
The question regarding Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson and his contract situation has evolved from “what is he worth”, to, “is he worth it?”  Prior to this season, it was a no-brainer that the Eagles definitely should give him a new contract. Ten weeks into this season, there are now reasons to reconsider that stance. The Eagles now have to not only weigh what his value is when compared to the league’s other top receivers, they have to decide if he’s worth paying at all. Jackson’s recent benching against Arizona was the result of him either entirely missing a meeting (Eagles’ story), or being 20 minutes late to said meeting (DeSean’s story).  Either way, the perception from management is that Jackson “blew off” the meeting in an attempt to make a statement. A perception that Jackson himself did not confirm nor deny when asked if that was the real reason for missing the meeting. It’s no coincidence that this happened during the week that followed the deadline for contract money t
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