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Kearse Is A Weighty Issue For Birds Defense

Kearse Is A Weighty Issue For Birds Defense

Eagles fans got a glimpse of the real Jevon Kearse early last season when he got off to a good start and was a key part of their defense. Then, another injury ended his season and now, his off-season conditioning program and commitment to football have been called into question.

While all eyes have been on quarterback Donovan McNabb and his battle to recover fully from major knee surgery, there's another developing story line on the other side of the ball that could have ramifications for the Eagles chances of pushing deep into the playoffs. Philadelphia's aggressive defense always plays a major role in their success and defensive coordinator Jim Johnson is suddenly... Recommended Stories

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