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Every well-run company does a yearly inventory check. In this eight-part series, I will break down, position-by-position, where the Eagles stand, how long-term their current situation is and the likelihood of a draft pick being spent on that position. Next up: The Defensive Backs. The Starters: While still not really a strength, the secondary will head into 2014 in better shape than it’s been a few years. Bradley Fletcher returns to start on the outside. While thoroughly unspectacular, Fletcher was pretty solid in coverage. At 27 years old, Fletcher is what he is. He’ll never be a star, but he’s far from a liability and he’s consistent. Think a poor man’s Sheldon Brown. I miss Sheldon. Meanwhile, opposite Fletcher the story could not be any different. Just when Cary Williams does something that makes you want to rip your hair out, he comes back and makes the biggest play of the quarter. It was incredible how often that sequence took place in 2013. Cary is big, aggressive, athletic a...
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