Eagles add defensive tackle

The Eagles announced the signing this morning of rookie free agent defensive tackle Trevor Jenkins.

Jenkins (6-1, 287) started 37 of 47 career games at Middle Tennessee State and was second-team All-Sun Belt Conference as a senior. For his career, he posted 105 tackles, 25 tackles for a loss and two sacks.


A native of Macon, Ga., he helped lead Stratford Academy to the Georgia 3A state championship after collecting 95 tackles and eight sacks as a senior.