Eagles replacing Chas Henry with Mat McBriar

Brad Biggs
National Football Post

The Philadelphia Eagles challenged Chas Henry to keep his job in preseason with veteran Mat McBriar.

Now, the Eagles are going to make a move at the position as McBriar has agreed to terms on a contract and will sign with the team, replacing Henry.

McBriar, a former Pro Bowl performer for the Dallas Cowboys, was solid in preseason and apparently the Eagles decided it was time to make a move. Henry was averaging 48.3 yards per punt but his net was only 38.0 and that was an issue a year ago.

Henry struggled in a Week 2 win over the Baltimore Ravens.

In full disclosure, McBriar's agent Jack Bechta is a founding partner of the NFP.

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