Eagles Sign Free Agent Punter Mat McBriar


0  Updated at 4:26 pm, September 25th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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J. Meric/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) — The Philadelphia Eagles cut ties with punter Chas Henry on Tuesday and signed free agent Mat McBriar to handle the duties.

The 33-year-old McBriar played with the Dallas Cowboys from 2004-11, averaging 45.3 yards per punt.  He was named to the Pro Bowl twice.

The 22-year-old Henry was in his second season with the Eagles. In 19 games with Philadelphia, he averaged 43.9 yards per punt.

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