They came from big-time colleges, from around the NFL and even from a high school athletic director’s office. They range in age from 25 to 70.
It used to happen nearly every December in South Philadelphia, and when it didn’t, something went terribly wrong.
Only one team in the NFL has a better road record this season than the Eagles. And that might change this week.
Lane Johnson has started every game at right tackle for the NFL’s fourth-ranked offense. Zach Ertz has more catches and receiving yards than any other Eagles tight end.