Report: Eagles trading Torrey Smith to Panthers
9 March 2018 Eagles News
ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the Eagles are trading WR Torrey Smith to the Carolina Panthers in exchange for CB Daryl Worley.
This comes 2 days after trading another wide receiver in the Seahawks for Michael Bennett trade.
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Eagles were planning to release Smith; however, the Panthers showed interest and it created an opportunty for some cornerback depth.
This may cue the Mack Hollins era in Philadelphia!
And another CB deal:
Panthers trading CB Daryl Worley to Eagles in exchange for WR Torrey Smith, sources tell ESPN.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 9, 2018
The #Eagles were planning to move on from WR Torrey Smith… but instead trade him to the #Panthers for CB Daryl Worley, sources said. The deal was done a few days ago, giving Philly cap savings and some CB depth.
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 9, 2018
Worley under contract through 2019. Making $650k this year. Smith scheduled to make $5 million this season. https://t.co/2ofyrssvGL
— Tim McManus (@Tim_McManus) March 9, 2018