Shepherd (knee) returned to practice Monday, Zach Berman of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. It has been a long road to recovery for the former 2015 draft pick. Although he hasn't been an active participant of practice in nearly a year, Shepherd will relied upon to perform well for an Eagles' secondary that has been dropping like flies as of late.
Eagles cornerback JaCorey Shepherd tore the ACL in his right knee, an MRI confirmed Monday, per Philly.com. Shepherd was injured during Sunday's practice and was carted off the field. The injury will be season ending. Shepherd was projected to claim the starting nickle cornerback spot.
Eagles cornerback JaCorey Shepherd was carted off the practice field after suffering a knee injury, per the Philadelphia Inquirer. Shepherd was the front runner to win the starting nickle cornerback job. He will get an MRI on the knee Monday.
The Eagles have agreed to terms with sixth-round draft pick JaCorey Shepherd , according to a report by PhillyMag.com. Shepherd, a cornerback out of the University of Kansas, will reportedly sign a four-year contract with the Eagles.