With Brian Westbrook recovering from ankle surgery and a lot of inexperience behind the star running back, there are some who believe the Eagles should sign one of those veteran running backs still standing in the unemployment line.
The Eagles do not share that point of view.
"We're a little inexperienced, but at this point at running back we think we have some real quality people there," Eagles president Joe Banner said today. "We expect that we're going to go into camp and the guys we have are going to put us in a good position to be successful. Running back is one of those positions where younger players can step in and have success."
If for some reason the Eagles aren't as comfortable at the running back position by the end of training camp, Warrick Dunn and Edgerrin James are among the veteran backs still available.