The Eagles announced Monday that they’re buying and selling tight quit/huge receiver J.J. Arcega-Whiteside to the Seahawks for defensive succor Ugo Amadi.
A 2019 second-round decide drafted earlier than DK Metcalf, Terry McLaurin, and others, Arcega-Whiteside has caught 16 passes for 290 yards and a touchdown within the heart of three mediocre seasons.
An analytics-based drafted decide, Arcega-Whiteside became once a crimson zone monster at Stanford, and the realization became once that his college success would translate to the NFL. That wasn’t the case, and after three seasons at huge receiver, Arcega-Whiteside tried a movement to tight quit in hopes of breaking out.
With the movement now total, here are four takeaways from the deal.
DK Metcalf will perpetually loom huge
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Arcega-Whiteside will perpetually be when compared to DK Metcalf, and their occupation trajectories aren’t even end.
While Arcega-Whiteside has 16 occupation receptions, Metcalf is now one of many NFL’s top seemingly and extremely top-paid huge receivers within the league.
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A respectable quit with the Eagles, Arcega-Whiteside will now transition to a Seahawks team that isn’t overly deep at receiver or tight quit.
What does Ugo Amadi instruct?
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Listed as a defensive succor by the Eagles, Amadi became once a 2019 fourth round decide of the Seahawks and has played all three seasons in Seattle.
He matched his occupation-excessive with 54 tackles in 2021 and logged his first occupation interception as a security and slot cornerback.
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Philadelphia silent needs to waive or release three more avid gamers to get to the 85-player minimum.
Philadelphia silent has rookie Grant Calcaterra, aged Richard Rodgers, and Noah Togiai within the succor of Dallas Goedert and Jack Stoll at tight quit.[pickup_prop id=”26886″>