Spikes realizes he has golden opportunity with Eagles

Takeo Spikes has never played in the postseason, so he's not taking for granted his opportunity with the Eagles this season, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

Originally Published: August 7, 2007
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Outside linebacker Takeo Spikes has been a member of the Philadelphia Eagles for just more than four months, which apparently has been enough time to develop a humorous routine with middle linebacker Jeremiah Trotter.

Every time Trotter feels the urge, he glances toward Spikes before leaving the huddle and hollers "Are you with me?" Spikes doesn't even let a moment pass before uttering his customary response: "10-4, commander. Roger that." It's a clear example of how ...

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