NFL Rumors: Three commerce locations for Zach Ertz if the Eagles transfer him
The Philadelphia Eagles are unlikely to re-sign tight finish Zach Ertz, so they could as effectively flip him to a different staff. These three locations are the proper match for him.NFL groups have till this Tuesday, Election Day, to make a giant splash trades with the hopes of constructing a push to the playoffs. Relating to the Philadelphia Eagles, they’re in a little bit of a complicated spot. Whereas they’ve a lower than ultimate 2-4-1 file on the season, they maintain sole possession of first place within the NFC East. They possible received’t decide on whether or not to promote or purchase on the commerce deadline till after their Week eight sport towards the Dallas Cowboys. However one participant who received’t be on the transfer is Zach Ertz.The Eagles positioned the star tight finish on the short-term injured reserve with an ankle sprain, which implies they are going to be unable to commerce him on the Nov. Three deadline. The 2 sides are reportedly on dangerous phrases after they couldn’t attain an settlement on a contract extension previous to the regular-season. Whereas they will’t commerce him now, that doesn’t imply they will’t flip him subsequent offseason, albeit for lesser worth. And there are many groups who’re in want of a top-tier tight finish.Listed here are three attainable commerce locations for Zach Ertz. 3. Cincinnati Bengals AFC North The Cincinnati Bengals solely notched a single win final 12 months, and that gave them the rights to pick Joe Burrow with the first-overall choose. By way of the primary seven weeks, the previous LSU Tiger has confirmed that he’s the quarterback they’ve been lacking since Carson Palmer left the group. Whereas the Bengals aren’t successful many video games, they’re far more aggressive with Burrow beneath heart. However for them to take the following step into potential playoff rivalry, he wants higher complementary gamers.Within the early goings of the season, Burrow confirmed he had nice chemistry with tight finish C.J. Uzomah. That relationship paused throughout Week 2, as he suffered a torn Achilles whereas taking part in towards the Cleveland Browns. Drew Pattern has picked up the slack in Uzomah’s absence, however neither are the longterm solutions for the Bengals. With Burrow nonetheless taking part in beneath his rookie contract, now’s the time for the entrance workplace to spend cash (which they’ll have loads of subsequent 12 months) and provides him some severe weapons.Ertz has been coming off a poor 12 months earlier than his ankle ailment, however he’s proven all through his profession that he’s a constant pass-catching possibility up the center of the sphere. Finest consider that the Bengals would discover the thought of buying Ertz sooner or later subsequent offseason.