Could injured left tackle Jason Peters return to the Philadelphia Eagles this season? He says that his recovery is progressing nicely, with the Pro Bowl tackle now running and “doing everything” following tearing and then re-tearing his Achilles this spring.
It’s a huge “if”, but the reality of the situation is that Peters was not placed on IR, instead featured on the non-football injury list.
So you’re telling me there’s a chance?
Andy Reid says about the possibility, “It’s a long stretch, but we haven’t ruled it out.”
Per Les Bowen,
a source close to the situation said the team absolutely sees a realistic chance, though the source emphasized Peters still has a lot of recovering to do…”
For there to be any chance of a return, the timeframe would be something like this:
Peters can be activated anytime between Week 6 and Week 9, and then would have 3 weeks of practice before the Eagles would either have to put him on the 53-man roster or IR. We are in Week 5. From what the source sa