Eagles add interior depth by signing Gabe Wright

A fourth-round pick by the Lions in 2015 out of Auburn, Wright has yet to make an impact in the NFL. This will be his third team.

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Eagles add interior depth by signing Gabe Wright


  • The Philadelphia Eagles have signed defensive tackle Gabe Wright to a one-year contract.
  • Wright was waived last month by the Browns. He played 78 defensive snaps for Cleveland last season, lining up in multiple spots along the front-seven.
  • The defensive tackle earned a 56.7 overall grade in his limited snaps last season, accumulating just three total pressures in 26 pass-rush snaps.
  • The Detroit Lions selected Wright in the fourth round of the 2015 NFL Draft. He played 138 snaps as a rookie, accumulating two pressures and five stops.
  • The former Auburn Tiger will fight for a roster spot in training camp. His main competition will come from sixth-round rookie Elijah Qualls and 2016 UDFA Destiny Vaeao.

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