Eagles Cut Tracker

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Photo by: Jeff Fusco.

Update: Click here for Saturday’s cuts.

From earlier: We’ll keep this post updated throughout Friday with Eagles cuts. The team has to get the roster down to 53 by 4 p.m. Saturday.

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Josey’s Journey: ‘Everything Just Fell Apart’

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For Henry Josey, the worst part was the Biodex machine.

That was the apparatus which caused him so much pain, brought him to tears on more than one occasion and ultimately played a role in helping him get back on his feet.

“It was a machine you put your leg into and it’s just cranking your leg,” Josey said. “It’s cranking it back and forth. That was tearing down scar tissue. And then I had to get my knee to 120 degrees. I had to get my knee bent that far before I could have my next surgery. So there would be some tears on that machine. That was probably the worst part of it all.”

The Eagles signed Josey (5-8, 194) as an undrafted free agent earlier this month. Last year, the Missouri running back piled up 1,166 yards and 16 touchdowns on the ground, averaging 6.7 yards per carry. He ran a 4.43 at the combine, the third-fastest time of all the running backs who competed. And now Josey will work all spring and summer in hopes of extending his career.

In many ways, simply landing on a 90-man roster is an accomplishment, considering what it took Josey to get here. Read more »