Originally written on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 10/14/14
It's not a well-publicized aspect of the annual NFL Owners Meeting or its effect upon the overall talent search of the Eagles and 31 other teams in the league...but the "Compensatory Draft" game is a bigger deal than most fans realize.It's kinda like refinancing a mortgage...and where else do you get that kind of real and intelligent discussion on an Eagles board than what we received yesterday from our devoted readers and commenters here? I learned a lot about refinancing a mortgage and principal vs. interest payback last night from the Bored's consultation with ATV (Las Vegas), who is pondering a re-fi of his desert palace...Similar concepts apply to the NFL Compensatory Draft...The idea is basically: teams who lose a lot of their home-grown talent to free agency are deserving of a chance to "refinance" with new talent through the upcoming Draft...Oakland Raiders fans are celebrating tonight with a big "win" in the NFL's annual compens...
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