5 free agent tight ends to watch for the Eagles
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By Turron Davenport

The Eagles could be losing free agent tight end, Trey Burton when the new league year starts on March 14. Burton was a key part of the offense as the No. 2 tight end last year. He also stepped in for starter Zach Ertz when Ertz was ruled out of a couple of games.

With 16 teams said to be interested in Burton, his price tag will likely be driven up. The Eagles will have limited resources to sign free agents, so it isn’t likely they will be highly active at the beginning of the free agency period.

Here are five free agent tight ends to watch for:

Dickson would be a really good option for the Eagles if he was brought aboard. He would come at a reasonable price, filling the need for both a blocking and receiving tight end.

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The nine-year veteran hauled in 30 receptions for 437 yards and a touchdown last season. He is especially adept working the middle of the field and making tough catches in...

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