Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/11/12
The Eagles took a calculated gamble earlier this month when they opted to keep just five wide receivers on their 53-man roster, including injured Riley Cooper. Cooper is recovering from a broken collarbone suffered in training camp. He missed Sunday's season-opening 17-16 win over the Cleveland Browns and already has been scratched from this week's game against the Baltimore Ravens. That still left the Eagles with four wideouts. Only problem is one of them -- starter Jeremy Maclin -- also might not be able to play against the Ravens. The Eagles acted Tuesday, signing Mardy Gilyard and releasing safety Jaiquawn Jarrett, a second-round pick in 2011. Maclin suffered a hip flexor strain in the Browns game. And while he managed to play with it and even led the Eagles in receiving with seven catches for 96 yards and a touchdown, it's not clear whether he'll be able to play this week. "We'll see how it works the next couple of days here," head coach Andy Reid said. "As you know w...
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