> It comes
down to, How good is Donovan McNabb going to be? If he's real good, they'll be
fine. If not, they won't go anywhere. . . . There's always a lot of pressure in
that city, especially after the way Jeff Garcia played last year. It's going to
be interesting to watch what happens if they get off to a lousy start. . . .
The offensive line is respectable. I like Shawn Andrews at guard; left tackle
William Thomas is getting along in years and he's a little beat up at this
point. . . . I don't think they're strong at receiver, which is another problem
for McNabb. . . . On defense you have to wonder if Jevon Kearse can come all
the way back. . . . The whole team is built for making another run now. If it
doesn't happen this year, or maybe next year, they might have to start
THE KING 500
previously known as "that other Rams receiver," having been
overshadowed by Torry Holt and Isaac Bruce. Still, he shone when given the
chance, with 44 catches and 615 yards in the nine games he started in '05. The
Eagles signed him to be a full-time starter. "We thought he was a top-notch
receiver," says coach Andy Reid. "He's got good speed and good hands,
but he's also very good over the middle."
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