Sources: Seahawks trading Bennett to Eagles

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The Seattle Seahawks are trading defensive end Michael Bennett and a seventh-round pick to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fifth-round pick and wide receiver Marcus Johnson, sources tell ESPN.

The Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots, Cleveland Browns and Tampa Bay Buccaneers were all in the mix to acquire Bennett, sources confirmed to ESPN.

The Eagles’ new third-down pass rush will have Bennett and Fletcher Cox on the inside, with Derek Barnett and Brandon Graham on the outside.

Sherman unsure of his status with Seahawks

Richard Sherman told ESPN that he hasn’t “been told anything” about his status with the Seahawks amid a report that his days with the team are ending.

Johnson, who has run the 40 in 4.36 seconds, gives Seattle insurance if it loses speedy wide receiver Paul Richardson in free agency.

The addition of Bennett will allow the Eagles to explore a potential trade of defensive end Vinny Curry.

Curry paced the Eagles with 41 hurries in 2017 but finished with just three sacks. He carries a cap hit

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