Will Trent Edwards' smile grow even bigger on Friday?
The Philadelphia Eagles have some tough decisions to make in the next 48 hours. By Friday, their roster, currently standing at 75, must be reduced to 53 players. There are battles happening at virtually every position on the team and pure talent is only part of the equation.
One of the biggest decisions the coaches have in front of them for all positions is the question of how well a give a player can play, but in addition: Is he the right fit for us?
The competition at the quarterback position is one of the most highly publicized. Head coach Andy Reid on Tuesday named Nick Foles as the number two quarterback, which means that the question now moves to who the remaining QB will be on the Eagles roster: Mike Kafka or Trent Edwards?
That fact that Kafka could even be in danger of losing his spot on the Birds’ roster is a testament to the folly of football. You just never know what can happen, especially when injuries come into...