Eagles long snapper Bartrum out with neck injury

Updated: November 29, 2006, 2:41 PM ET
By Len Pasquarelli | ESPN.com

The Philadelphia Eagles have lost standout long snapper Mike Bartrum for the rest of the season with a neck injury that might threaten the 13-year veteran's career.


Bartrum phoned Eagles trainer Rick Burkholder on Monday afternoon complaining of a severely stiff neck, and subsequent tests revealed a small chip on a vertebra, a bulging disk and a herniated disk. Burkholder said the chip is incidental and that the bulging disk is "not a big problem" but acknowledged the ...

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