Welcome to PatsFans.com

SI article and its implications on re-signing Koppen...

Discussion in 'PatsFans.com - Patriots Fan Forum' started by patsox23, Aug 24, 2006.

  1. patsox23

    patsox23 Experienced Starter w/First Big Contract

    Sep 13, 2004
    Likes Received:
    +17 / 1 / -2

    Many of us read a thread here last year sometime where someone - not sure who - mentioned a rumor he'd heard from a reliable source (a mutual friend he shares with Koppen?) that Dan was going to hit FA and not re-sign with the Pats because he wanted to go play in Philly.

    However, SINCE then Koppen has been injured, and the Eagles have found their Center of the future - according to an article in a recent issue of Sports Illustrated. It involved a training camp battle between the Eagles vet center Hank Fraley and this guy that has taken his spot in the starting lineup.

    So perhaps Dan is more open to re-signing here long-term? Thoughts?
  2. DefenseRules

    DefenseRules Pro Bowl Player

    Aug 22, 2005
    Likes Received:
    +1,205 / 33 / -10

    #12 Jersey

    I think that right now, Dan should be more concerned with making sure that he returns to form after that shoulder injury that knocked him out for the season, IMO.

Share This Page

unset ($sidebar_block_show); ?>