Connect with us

Fantasy Football

Eagles get really luck with Evan Mathis injury, but not good news on Barbre

mathisThe Philadelphia Eagles feared for the worst with Evan Mathis the teams starting guard.  This could have been a huge loss, but the Eagles walk away with great news. People believe that it is just an MCL injury, which is what Bryan Bulaga has for the Green Bay Packers. It is believed to take 4-6 weeks to get better. 

“From what I understand, it’s not a [Jeremy Maclin] situation where Evan is done for the year,” Kelly said, via the Philadelphia Inquirer. “We just need to weather the storm.”

The Eagles are likely going to be without Mathis for awhile, which means Matt Tobin or Dennis Kelly will start at left guard for the next couple games. Tobin is a favorite of offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland, while Dennis Kelly has some starting experience under his belt.

Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that there is concern that right tackle Allen Barbre “could be out for a while” after injuring his ankle in Sunday’s victory over the Jaguars. Per McLane, Barbre suffered a high ankle sprain and is set to see a specialist who will give him and the team a better idea about his availability in the coming weeks.

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

RSS NFL Draft Diamonds

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

2022 NFL Draft Prospect Interview on The Slightly Personal Podcast: Lawson Hall, LB, Nevada

By: Chris DiCerbo The entire University of Nevada football team is looking to impress...

That Sports Guy’s Podcast: Jerome Howard, Owner, Dynamic Performance Development

By Craig Forrestal In this episode, we get to know Jerome Howard. Together we...

2022 NFL Draft Prospect Interview on The Slightly Personal Podcast: Kyriq McDonald DB Missouri State

When it comes to adversity at the collegiate level, Kyriq McDonald is a prime...

2022 NFL Draft Prospect Interview on The Slightly Personal Podcast: Noah Daniels, CB TCU

POSITION: Cornerback CLASS: Senior HEIGHT: 6-0 WEIGHT: 194 HOMETOWN: League City, Texas HIGH SCHOOL:...

More in Fantasy Football