Eagles, Derek Landri reach deal

Updated: April 9, 2012, 2:45 PM ET
Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Defensive tackle Derek Landri and the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a one-year contract.

Landri had 43 tackles and two sacks in 12 games in his first season in Philadelphia last year. The deal was announced Monday.

Landri also blocked a field goal and led the Eagles with eight tackles for a loss. Landri started 16 games for Carolina in 2010 and set career highs with 63 tackles and three sacks.

In six seasons, Landri has 158 tackles and eight sacks.


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