Free agent Patrick Robinson was excellent for the Birds this season.
He could probably get a nice deal on the open market, but the Eagles apparently want to keep him, according to Ian Rapppppoport:
The #Eagles are working to retain CB Patrick Robinson, sources say, and the expectation is they do it before the tampering window starts. After signing a 1-year deal in 2017, Robinson emerged as one of Philly’s stars. Now he should be back.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 12, 2018
The “tampering window” opens at noon today and allows teams to discuss potential deals with player agents. No deals are able to be finalized until Wednesday at 4 p.m.
If re-signed, the Eagles would again carry six defensive backs on the roster, with Robinson joining Ronald Darby, Jalen Mills, Sidney Jones, Rasul Douglas, and the soon-to-be-traded-for Daryl Worley. Robinson would re-assume his role as slot corner with Darby and Mills on the outsides, assuming neither is moved in the offseason.
Robinson made just $775,000 on his one-year deal with the Birds and did this in the NFC Championship Game:
— FanSportsClips (@FanSportsClips) March 8, 2018
Sigue Robinson! Sigue Robinson!