Originally posted on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 3/16/13
Sorry, I always wanted to put "get real" into a headline... and I guess Arrelious Benn is as close as I will ever get. I had hoped Ed Reed's returning from his visit to Houston without a deal might have been the big story in Philly--- and I suppose there's still a chance it might be--- as a rumor of Reed's interest in finishing his career by helping the Eagles secondary re-define greatness has surfaced--- but instead it's about getting Arrelious.         Wide receiver Arrelious Benn, acquired in a trade with Tampa Bay, became the ninth player to join the team in the last four days. The Eagles got Benn and a seventh-round selection in next month's NFL draft from the Buccaneers in exchange for a sixth-round pick this year and a conditional pick in 2014. Benn, 24, follows linebacker Connor Barwin, tight end/fullback James Casey, safety Patrick Chung, cornerback Bradley Fletcher, linebacker James Phillips, safety Kenny Phillips, defensive tackle I...
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