Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 4/2/13

HOUSTON - NOVEMBER 29: Tight end James Casey #86 of the Houston Texans is tackles by cornerback Jacob Lacey #27 of the Indianapolis Colts on November 29, 2009 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Colts won 35-27. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
I'm not sure Eagles fans have yet grasped the show-biz panache of recent acquisition James Casey, a FB/TE hybrid who can also heave the ball about 70 yards downfield if needed... He's a modern-day Paul Hornung--- a guy who can do it all-- catch, run, pass, block and kick---and he's one of the new Eagles!           You can trace all of this back to the 2009 Draft.  I went back to April 26, 2009... Here is what ESPN's Paul Kuharsky was saying about Casey: "The Eagles were able to land Florida tight end Cornelius Ingram in the fifth round (153 overall). I just had a long talk with noted draft guru Rick "Goose" Gosselin of the Dallas Morning News about Ingram. Goose had Ingram ranked 59th on his top 100 list. Ingram slipped into the fifth round because he missed the '08 season with an ACL injury, but he has the potential to be the best pass-catching tight end in the draft. Very soft hands and has great athletic ability. In fact, he played on the Flor...
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