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Eagles can't replace Westbrook, but his age dictates his money

Link: Les Bowen:  Philadelphia Daily News | 07/21/2008.

JUST A WEEK ago, the Eagles seemed to be sailing so smoothly into training camp, which starts this afternoon with rookies and select vets reporting to the hilltop dorms at Lehigh.

Donovan McNabb's shoulder tendinitis was gone, and McNabb was throwing to his receivers out in Arizona.

All the other marquee names were healthy. There was no first-round draft pick to sign, and thus, little prospect of a lengthy, distracting rookie holdout.