Found August 30, 2013 on Eagles Addict:
The Philadelphia Eagles have begun their final cuts by releasing 12 players and preserving seventh round DE Joe Kruger on injured reserve. Released players, courtesy of the Eagles’ press release: LB Everette Brown DT Antonio Dixon QB Dennis Dixon DE David King QB G.J. Kinne OL Matt Kopa CB Trevard Lindley (waived with injury settlement) WR Ifeanyi Momah WR Will Murphy OL Dallas Reynolds LB Adrian Robinson OL Matt Tennant Kruger gets stashed on IR, could be a factor in 2014. Associated Press photo Kruger, whom many thought may challenge for a roster spot, suddenly came down with a mysterious shoulder injury to land him on injured reserve. That’s a bummer about Momah, at the beginning of camp I had high hopes for him.  Hopefully he clears waivers and ends up on the practice squad. None of the other players comes as really a surprise.  However, they have to trim nine more players by 6:00pm EST on Saturday.  This is where the decisions get hard.
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