Saturday, 23 June, 2018

National Football League insiders: Seahawk Michael Bennett traded to the Eagles

Eagles to acquire Michael Bennett from Seahawks Report: Seahawks trade Michael Bennett to Eagles
Eugene Bates | 08 March, 2018, 02:14

It looks like the Eagles will continue to build on their defensive line dominance this offseason.

Sherman told ESPN's Josina Anderson and Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer that nothing had happened, but NFL Network reported that Sherman does not expect to play for the Seahawks in 2018.

On the same day, Eagle executive vice president Howie Roseman celebrated the occasion by rolling up his sleeves and getting back to work.

The addition of Bennett will allow the Eagles to explore a potential trade of defensive end Vinny Curry.

It's unclear what exactly the Eagles will do with Curry, though.

Not that the Seahawks aren't trying to get where the Eagles are now. Bennett's first tweet since being traded sums him up in a nut shell.

Curry paced the Eagles with 41 hurries in 2017 but finished with just three sacks. "They've had some discussions with some teams". That number jumps to $6 million in 2019 and $7.5 million in 2020.

How much of reports of the Seahawks wanting theirs to be "quiet ... compared to over the last couple years" were valid, and whether that really was the motivation to trade Bennett, is in question.

All that is about to change.

The Eagles already had one of the best pass rushes in the National Football League last season on their way to the first Super Bowl title in franchise history. If not, Bradham will hit the open market, which could be unsafe for the Eagles. This upcoming season is the final year of his contract and he's due to count $13.2 million against the cap.

Two different reports have said Burton will have significant interest on the open market. Apparently, they have found a suitor: the Eagles.

Bennett, who has been named to the Pro Bowl in each of the past three seasons, helped solidify the Seahawks' defensive line when he joined the team in 2013, the season they won the Super Bowl over the Denver Broncos.

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