The Philadelphia Eagles persisted a wave of danger on Sunday, their final coaching camp discover start to the media, with not lower than two prominent starters — quarterback Carson Wentz and first-spherical wide receiver Jalen Reagor — sustaining injuries. Wentz sat out from the starting up of discover for what the workforce deemed precautionary reasons but is reportedly greatest combating a minor gentle-tissue ailment. Reagor, nonetheless, looks to be out for the foreseeable future following a shoulder injury suffered at some level of the particular discover.The Eagles possess but to acquire or mumble outcomes from an MRI on Reagor’s shoulder, but Geoff Mosher experiences the “early observe” is that the TCU product will seemingly be sidelined “about four weeks.” That scheme of timetable would seemingly stop the rookie wideout from making his 2020 debut unless October, or after the principle three video games of the season. The Eagles start their time desk on Sept. 13, and a four-week absence would put Reagor not off beam for a return on Sept. 27, the day of the workforce’s Week 3 game against the Bengals.In accordance to Drew Davison of the Castle Worth Superstar-Telegram, Reagor used to be recognized with a “tiny trudge in his labrum” but will not require surgery to achieve to the sphere. There could be of enterprise the receiver would possibly play in Philly’s Week 2 matchup with the Rams, per Davison, however the present expectation is that he’ll not lower than miss the membership’s season opener.The MRI outcomes will converse the final sage. Reagor went down on a play attempting to defend (i.e., making a care for) following an interception thrown by rookie 2d-spherical take Jalen Hurts, who replaced Wentz in discover. Credit Reagor for his intensity, however the Eagles would doubtlessly take he pulled up a bit of, excited by his significance to the workforce’s offensive belief in 2020.
For what it be value, the receiver perceived to interpret that his injury is rarely always too severe on Sunday evening:Reagor joined the Eagles as the workforce’s 21st-overall absorb the 2020 NFL Draft, after they opted to not change up and grab a falling CeeDee Lamb — who then went to the rival Dallas Cowboys — and as an different seeing a ton of promise within the TCU prospect. A two-time All-Big 12 potential and having beforehand earned honors as Big 12 Offensive Freshman of the Year, Reagor has good upside, and lands on a roster determined for befriend at wide receiver. The 21-year-archaic moreover affords Philadelphia a prepackaged returner, having bustle for 312 yards and two touchdowns in punt return duties for TCU in 2019. What he’s not, nonetheless, is a defensive befriend.
The Eagles will now wait with bated breath to search the implications of his MRI and hope he does not miss any time with the frequent season opener against the Washington Redskins real two weeks away. Reagor is slated to possess a gargantuan impact for the Eagles in Year 1, but he can’t perform it from the sideline.