Eagles DE Michael Bennett reacts to the trade news on Twitter
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By Justin Grasso

Philadelphia Eagles new defensive end Michael Bennett already seems excited about his new venture.

Now that the details on the Philadelphia Eagles latest move have been out for a little while, the trade is starting to sink in. Yes, the Eagles snagged yet, another seasoned veteran in a deal for a late-round pick added with a bottom of the barrel wide receiver. In other words, the Eagles got a steal from the Seattle Seahawks sweepstakes.

For those who aren’t familiar with Michael Bennett’s on-field production. He is quite the addition to the already stacked Eagles defensive front. Since his stint in Seattle began in 2013, Bennett has registered 39 total sacks. For a more recent figure, he racked up 8.5 sacks during the 2017 season. One less sack than the Eagles top edge rusher, Brandon Graham.

Now the acquisition of Bennett doesn’t mean the defensive line is set. Considering the current cap situation, someone has to go. There is a good chance that the Eagles move Vinny Curry within the next few weeks. Whether they find a trade partner or cut him, there is a good chance that Curry has seen his last days as an...

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