Eagles sign three defensive players

The Eagles announced today they have claimed veteran defensive tackle Amon Gordon off waivers from the Tennessee Titans. They also added two Canadian Football League players to their defense.

Gordon is 6-2, 305 pounds. He had 29 tackles in 13 games over a 5-year career with the Titans, Ravens, Broncos and Browns.

The Eagles also signed linebacker Charleston Hughes and safety Byron Parker. Hughes, 6-1, 244, had 71 tackles and five sacks in 18 games this past season for the Calgary Stampeders. Parker, 5-11, 193, had 18 interceptions the past three seasons. He returned six of the interceptions for touchdowns.