Philadelphia Eagles release Brian Westbrook

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  1. Michael Willis profile image78
    Michael Willisposted 8 years ago

    Can't say I am too surprised, but he was such a threat when healthy. He was due a large salary this year and was released.

    1. 1974 profile image71
      1974posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Key words being "when healthy".

      1. Michael Willis profile image78
        Michael Willisposted 8 years agoin reply to this

        The last 2 years he kept having injuries. It;s a shame actually. He was so explosive catching the ball coming out of the backfield.

  2. Ron Montgomery profile image61
    Ron Montgomeryposted 8 years ago

    I hear San Diego is looking for a running back.

  3. Michael Willis profile image78
    Michael Willisposted 8 years ago

    Very true Ron. Maybe a swap-a-roo should have  been done.

  4. 1974 profile image71
    1974posted 8 years ago

    Yeah, can't say I'd be upset if he went to New England smile

  5. jobister profile image58
    jobisterposted 8 years ago

    I don't know what to do with my Westbrook jersey!!

  6. SimeyC profile image94
    SimeyCposted 8 years ago

    It's a shame - but the Eagles are right to release him - they can't keep building around him only for him to keep getting injured - they have to bring in new young blood and get them some experience....

  7. George Greene Jr. profile image60
    George Greene Jr.posted 8 years ago

    It was a wise choice! Brian Westbrook could noi have had anything better happen to him for safety reasons. The 2 concussion he already has sustained may have already had irreputable harm to his brain in te future as dementia could plague him later on. Yes he made the Eagles an exciting team to watch, but for his family and himself its a far better thing.
    P.S. As a Buccaneers fan I know we won't miss him !

  8. freddykrueger profile image59
    freddykruegerposted 8 years ago

    he is great but those concussions are worrying he should retire for his health . He should go do television like everyone else.


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