The Eagles placed corner back Brandon Hughes on the short-term injured reserve list with a hamstring injury. To fill his vacant roster spot the Eagles added Roc Carmichael. As for the rest of the team, players appear to be ready to go for the third game of the season against former Eagles head coach Andy Reid.
Brandon Hughes should be back on the field this week after missing the season opener due to a hand injury, but Bradley Fletcher has been ruled out this weekend after suffering a concussion on Monday night against Washington.
Offensive tackle Dennis Kelly and defensive back Brandon Hughes were the only players listed on this week’s injury report as the Eagles prepare to battle the Washington Redskins. No players are listed as probable, questionable or doubtful, so the Eagles appear to be ready to hit the ground running.
Rookie offensive lineman Dennis Kelly questions Vick’s ability to read a defense.
With Danny Watkins likely unavailable this weekend, the Eagles are hoping to see a strong performance from 22-year old rookie Dennis Kelly, who will be in line to make his first career start.
The Eagles have agreed to terms on four-year deals with second round pick Vinny Curry (DE), fifth round pick Dennis Kelly (OT), and sixth round pick Marvin McNutt (WR), the team announced.
The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Purdue offensive tackle Dennis Kelly in the fifth round of the NFL draft.