Rookie defensive end Ricky Sapp has been placed on injured reserve and is out for the season.
Sapp had a knee injury and "tweaked it" during special teams practice Sunday. Coach Andy Reid said earlier today that Sapp might need knee surgery, and Sapp confirmed to your Eagletarian, via Twitter, that he will undergo surgery.
The stashing of Sapp on IR led to the Eagles claiming defensive end Pannel Egboh off waivers from the Texans.
Originally a rookie free agent signing of San Francisco in 2009, Egboh (6-6, 287) spent training camp with the 49ers but was released prior to the start of the regular season. He spent the final four weeks of the 2009 campaign on the Texans practice squad after being signed on Dec. 9.