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Martin Frank of DelawareOnline.com believes the Philadelphia Eagles will trade veteran defensive end Darryl Tapp.
Frank did a break down of which defensive ends he expects to make the Eagles’ 53-man roster.
“This is easily the Eagles’ strongest position. Jason Babin, Cullen Jenkins, Fletcher Cox, Derek Landri, Trent Cole, Brandon Graham, Vinny Curry, Cedric Thornton, Antonio Dixon and Philip Hunt should all make the team.
“Expect the Eagles to trade Darryl Tapp, who is definitely good enough to play. But he makes a lot more money than Hunt, which makes him expendable,” wrote Frank.
When the Eagles traded for Tapp in 2010 they didn’t have enough depth at defensive end. Now that they’re loaded, he’s expendable.
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