Lito Sheppard to New England or Arizona?

NFL Networks Adam Schefter reports that since the Philadelphia Eagles signed Asante Samuel they have been flooded with calls from other teams about 26 year old, 2 time Probowl CB Lito Sheppard. I have believed all along that he is a key piece in the Philadelphia Eagles trying to aquire Larry Fitzgerald from the Cardinals who moved CB Antrelle Rolle to safety this week. New England and their #7 pick have been reported as a potential suitor. Holding the #7 pick makes New England a favorite. It is well known that Bill Bellichick does not like to put young players on the field. Drafting CBs Michael Jenkins, Leodis McKelvin or LB/DE Vernon Gholston is less likley for New England than trading for Lito Sheppard.


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