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When arriving at the Philadelphia Eagles OTAs this week and explaining his absence from last week’s practices, DE Jason Babin revealed something unexpected: He’s planning to run with the bulls in Spain in July.
Alarm bells rang with fans, teammates and I’m guessing several members of the coaching staff and front office. Here are some of the reactions of other Eagles:
Mike Vick: “I’m going to try to talk him out of it, if it’s the truth. I would much rather have him on my team this year than have anything catastrophic happen, so we’re going to keep him on the safe side.”
Jeremy Maclin: “That’s Babin for you. I wouldn’t do anything like that, personally.”
Jason Kelce: Babin’s a crazy dude. He’ll do anything to put his life at risk, for whatever reason.”
Evan Mathis: “There’s no way he’s serious. He can’t be series….maybe he’ll go and watch, but he can’t be dumb enough to run with them, is he? Is he?”
Trent Cole: I know he’ll do it. I kno...
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