The Eagles inquired about Bills running back C.J. Spiller prior to landing Darren Sproles, according to CSN’s Geoff Mosher.
Like Sproles, Spiller is a pass-catching threat out of the backfield. He is also four years younger than Sproles. The Bills weren’t interested in moving the five-year vet so talks never got very serious, according to the report. It’s an interesting nugget nonetheless. Clearly, Chip Kelly prioritized finding a versatile weapon to add to the mix this offseason, particularly given the decision to move on from DeSean Jackson. Read more »