Carson Wentz said he will attend the Philadelphia Eagles' June 5 visit to the White House, per CBS 3 in Philadelphia. Worrilow collided with linebacker Corey Nelson while covering running back Donnel Pumphrey. "It's just a cool way to receive the honor nationally and be recognized".
"If the team decides that, as a whole, most guys want to go or be a part of it, I will be attending", Wentz said. The first preseason game is August 9, which is about 2½ months away.
A team spokesman said no decision has been made about joint practices with either New England or Cleveland, which hosts the Eagles on August 23.
♦ Brian Dawkins announced he is stepping down from his full-time role as football operations executive to become a consultant with the team while he pursues other endeavors, including entrepreneurship and philanthropy. I use it to feel a little more protected, and it's something now that I'm getting used to. The defending super bowl champs had their first organized team activity. "At the same time, it's an individual decision". "I look forward to continuing to work with the organization as a consultant while I also pursue other endeavors that are extremely important to me and my family's goal to inspire hope and increase the minds, bodies and souls of so many to come".
"Many of us have no interest in supporting President Trump", Lurie said at the owners meeting in response to a player who was concerned that owners couldn't be trusted to be impartial about the protest because many of them were aligned with Trump.
"There's no set depth chart right now", he said.
Pederson said Tuesday that it will be up to each player whether or not he chooses to attend.
Jones had an interception of Nick Foles, the first-team quarterback until Wentz is able to return.
Jenkins went on to join a group of players who negotiated with owners, seeking to convert their activism to action in stressed communities.
"Obviously with the injured guys, guys who didn't get a chance to play in that game, there's an extra sense of motivation, an extra sense of not letting everybody get complacent", Wentz said.
"It's one of those things where again, we're working through a ton of things but at the same time we understand that it's an individual decision", Pederson said. The goal for him is still to be ready to go by week one. "It will be a great opportunity for them".