Yup, this is happening. The crusade to get Vinny Curry more playing time has begun.
Vinny Curry is a playmaker.
Last week I wrote about the curious case of Vinny Curry. Now, I’ve begun to trumpet my support of Curry.
I am fully aware that the 2nd year end only played 12 snaps versus the Kansas City Chiefs, but did you see what he did? One sack, one tackle, and applied pressure on Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, who happens to be pretty mobile.
Oh, and Curry also drew a holding penalty. Just saying…
For an Eagles team that has struggled on defense through three games, there needs to be a spark plug. That spark could be the Neptune, New Jersey native.
Now don’t get me wrong, I’m aware that Vinny Curry has his negative attributes. One of such is his adequate run defense, but that is not what is hurting the Eagles defense. The defense has spent an average of 40 minutes on the field the last two games. Whether that is because of the quick hitting offense or the inability to stop teams on third downs, something needs to change.
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