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Eagles Samuel Flys Away

Asante Samuel leaves the Philadelphia Eagles and heads south to play the Dirty Birds down in Atlanta.  The new Falcon corner will join yet another packed secondary with Dunta Robinson and Brent Grimes.   The possibility being that Robinson will slide back to safety and allow Samuel to come in at the starting corner spot.  Philadelphia received only a seventh round pick for the former shut down corner, but having Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Nnamdi Asomugha left Samuel on the outside looking in.

Samuel agrees to restructure his contract and by doing so gets a 3 year 16 million dollar extension.

The CBA is Done!

The NFL and NFLPA have ratified the Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) which puts the NFL back in business in full.

With the CBA Completed new acquisitions to teams can finally start practicing with their new teams. Due to the lockout their were a number of new faces moving across the league. Quarterback Kevin Kolb to the Arizona Cardinals, Corner Nnamdi Asomugha to the Philadelphia Eagles, and several others will finally begin to actually learn team systems.

There was some concern over benefits, drug testing, and the player disciplinary policy, however after a long grueling Wednesday night and an early Thursday, all issues have been resolved.