The Eagles became a little bit shorter today. The Birds dealt Winston Justice and a sixth round pick to the Colts for another sixth round pick that was a few slots ahead of the one the gave up. Justice was likely to get served his walking papers anyway from the Eagles, so instead of cutting him, the Eagles improved their draft position slightly in getting his $4+ million cap hit off their books.
BREAKING NEWS: #Eagles have traded OT Winston Justice and a 6th round pick to the Colts for a 6th round pick.
— Eagles Insider (@EaglesInsider) March 14, 2012
15 spots in the sixth round of the NFL draft = 1.48 bags of baseballs
— Dennis Deitch (@DennisDeitch) March 14, 2012