Sunday, November 23, 2014
Inquirer Daily News

Eagles add eight players to practice squad

The Eagles added eight players waived on Saturday to their practice squad on Sunday.

Eagles add eight players to practice squad

The Eagles added eight players waived on Saturday to their practice squad on Sunday.

Offensive lineman Josh Andrews, offensive lineman Kevin Graf, defensive lineman Wade Keliikipi, safety Ed Reynolds, linebacker Emmanuel Acho, wide receiver Will Murphy, wide receiver Quron Pratt, and running back Matthew Tucker all joined the practice squad, which was expended to 10 players. The Eagles still have two spots remaining.

Acho, 23, shuffled between the practice squad and the active roster last season.

Andrews, 23, can play guard and center. He was the third-team center after Julian Vandervelde had back surgery.

More coverage
 
VOTE: Will McCoy be back with Eagles next year?
 
VOTE: Is the Titans game a trap for the Eagles?
 
Word on the Birds: Are the Eagles an 'elite' team?
 
VOTE: How will Eagles fare against Cowboys?
 
Jeff McLane: Who has the bigger upside: Sanchez or Mettenberger?
 
VOTE: Can Eagles make a playoff run with this secondary?
 
WIN: Make picks in our weekly pro football contest
 
DOWNLOAD: Philly Pro Football app
 
FORUMS: Will the Eagles repeat as NFC East champs?
 
Latest NFL odds
 
Buy Eagles jerseys and other gear

Graf, 23, was a three-year starter at USC who can play guard and tackle.

Keliikipi is a nose tackle who played for Jerry Azzinaro and Chip Kelly at Oregon.

Murphy also played for Kelly at Oregon, and spent last season the practice squad.

Pratt, 23, impressed the Eagles on special teams this summer. The Palmyra native finished with seven catches for 96 yards during the preseason

Reynolds is a fifth-round pick who was caught in a numbers game. He was the first fifth-round rookie the Eagles cut since 2007, although he now remains in Philadelphia. 

Tucker spent time with the Eagles last season and scored four touchdowns this preseason.

**Wide receiver Damaris Johnson was claimed off waivers by the Houston Texans and defensive lineman Damion Square was claimed by the Kansas City Chiefs. Both players were waived by the Eagles on Saturday.

About this blog
Birds' Eye View is the Inquirer's blog covering all things Philadelphia Eagles and the NFL.

Jeff McLane Inquirer Staff Writer
Zach Berman Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected