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Chas Henry out, Mat McBriar in as punter for the Philadelphia Eagles

New Eagles punter Mat McBriar The Philadelphia Eagles announced on Tuesday that punter Mat McBriar was signed to a two-year deal, meaning that Chas Henry, in his second year with the team, was out. You may recall that former Cowboy and two-time Pro Bowler McBriar (6’0, 227) was signed by the Birds just before training camp to give Henry some competition. McBriar was just coming...
Via Philly Sports Muse
September 26, 2012  |  1 Comment

Report: Philadelphia Eagles Cut Chas Henry, Bring Back Mat McBriar

US PRESSWIRE According to the Philadelphia Eagles’ official site, the team is reportedly cutting punter Chas Henry in order to bring back former Pro-Bowler Mat McBriar. McBriar and Henry had a heated position battle during the preseason, and the decision to keep Henry ultimately came down to his familiarity with place kicker Alex Henery.  With Henry’s help, then-rookie Henery...
Via Eagles Addict
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles cut Chas Henry, re-sign Mat McBriar

On Tuesday afternoon the Philadelphia Eagles announced that they have cut second-year punter Chas Henry. In addition, the team has signed Mat McBriar again after cutting him after the preseason. McBriar has been signed to a two-year contract, according to the team. During training camp this past summer, bother punters were battling it out for a spot on the roster for the 2012 season...
Via 60 Max Power O
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles flip-flop old drop-foot again--- McBriar is in, Chas Henry is out...

I had a feeling the Eagles would "platoon" punters when they brought in Mat McBriar this past summer for a tryout.  It seems to be working out that way. And I don't think we've seen the last of Chas Henry, either. McBriar (age 33) is healthy again. So he would appear to be a stronger bet for the demands of the job along the lines of better hang-time and directional...
Via Eagles Eye
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles sign P Mat McBriar, cut Chas Henry

The Eagles have signed two-time Pro Bowl punter Mat McBriar to a two-year contract and released Chas Henry. McBriar, a 33-year old native of Australia, played eight seasons with the Dallas Cowboys from 2004-11. He played with the Eagles in the preseason and was among the final cuts. Henry was in his second season with the Eagles. He averaged 48.3 yards with a net of 38 yards on...
Via Fox Sports
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles Release Henry, Re-Sign McBriar

Earlier today, the Philadelphia Eagles released punter Chas Henry. In accordance to this move the Eagles also re-signed punter Mat McBriar, who had played the preseason in Philadelphia. In 19 games with the Eagles, Henry has punted the ball 82 times but the longest punt that he has ever had went for 62 yards. McBriar, who is only 33 years old, played 2 less games than Henry and recorded...
Via Buzz On Broad
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles sign P McBriar, waive Henry

The Eagles released punter Chas Henry and re-signed Mat McBriar, who was a two-time Pro Bowl selection in eight seasons with the Cowboys. McBriar, 33, signed a two-year deal. He was in training camp with the Eagles but wasn't fully healthy, coach Andy Reid said. Henry signed with the Eagles in 2011 as an undrafted free agent after an All-SEC senior season at Florida. He was...
Via Pro Sports Daily
September 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles work out Maynard

According to Tim McManus of 97.5 the Fanatic, the Philadelphia Eagles are giving punter Brad Maynard a workout. Yes, the Eagles do have second year punter Chas Henry but after the season he had it’s not a bad idea to make him earn his spot. @Tim_McManus: Eagles working out punter Brad Maynard. Personally, I think Henry doesn’t have to worry about losing his job but bringing...
Via My Sports Rumors
July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Chas Henry, Future NFL Quarterback

On Monday night, former Florida punter Chas Henry took one step further to fulfilling his dream of becoming an NFL quarterback. The Philadelphia Eagles' rookie is listed as a punter, but it's clear his future is as a passer. For whatever reason, many don't feel the same way.Against the Chicago Bears on Monday Night Football, Henry got a chance to show off his wicked passing...
Via The Bull Gator
November 09, 2011  |  Discuss

That's why he's a punter: Henry's wounded duck sinks Eagles

Rookie Eagles punter Chas Henry called a fake punt in the fourth quarter against the Bears, but the former high school QB's pass fell well short.
November 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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