There are 32 starters in the NFL, and Hurts couldn’t crack the top 32, per Simms, who probably wouldn’t have been ranked inside the top 40 during his fleeting five-year career during which he went 7-9 as a starter with 12 touchdowns, 18 interceptions, and a career completion percentage of 58.1. In his rookie season, Hurts completed just 52 percent of his throws, a stark drop from his four college seasons when he completed 65.1 percent of his passes.
PHILADELPHIA - If there is one thing Nick Sirianni has built his foundation on as a rookie head coach, it's been competition and now that the Eagles' on-field spring work is complete this seems like a good time to update you on the positions which haven't been locked down. On Wednesday we took a look at the offensive side of the football and now it's time for the defense: "If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?"
Former Eagles DE Shareef Miller agrees to deal with Atlanta Falcons