Found March 14, 2013 on Eagles Eye:
Eagles fan reaction was exciting to witness as Chip and Howie got busy on Thursday, finalizing deals to land some top-notch help on defense. For the first time since last September, I smelled what the Eagles are cooking... The Eagles defensive overhaul now includes Connor Barwin, the outside linebacker from the Houston Texans. Also signed were cornerback Cary Williams (former Baltimore Raven) and safety Kenny Phillips (New York Giants), who is coming off a torn ACL repair. These are quality signings with a true value component. The biggest "if" of the three newest Eagles is Kenny Phillips due to the untested component of his knee rehab. But that's a 1-year deal...so if the knee holds up and Phillips makes a strong comeback, it's all gain with very low risk. A great opportunity for both Phillips and the team to discover the ultimate Win-Win scenario together... Connor Barwin agreed to a deal worth $36 million over six years, multiple sources confirme...
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