When the Eagles punter is becoming a well-known, popular player, things are either going very well for the team, or very poorly. Thankfully for Donnie Jones and the rest of the team, in this case the reason is the former rather than the latter.
Eagles punter Donnie Jones has been named the NFC Special Teams Player of The Week.
Brad Wing isn’t exactly Nigel “The Leg” Gruff, the weeding-smoking, shot-downing, rabble-rousing, gambling kicker in the movie, The Replacements. But that’s what some NFL scouts believed. It’s why the talented all-SEC punter from LSU went undrafted.
The Eagles signed punter Donnie Jones, release Mat McBriar.
The Eagles have released punter Chas Henry, and signed Mat McBriar.
By Merrill Reese: Eagles special teams coach Bobby April believes that the single biggest difference maker for the defense is the punter. Nobody can change field position like the punter. Second year man Chas Henry […]