The NFL trade deadline tends to quietly come and go, but every once in a while, there are big trades made that set the course for the remainder of the season.
The Philadelphia Eagles come off a bye week with a 3-3 record and a new defensive coordinator after the firing of Juan Castillo. The message was made clear—average is not acceptable.
However, what if average is all that this team is?
It's possible, after all, that the team isn't necessarily underperforming once again after going 8-8 last year. Maybe this is just a .500 team.
If the Eagles front office believes that what they currently have is a .500 team, then we could be seeing some trades made before the trade deadline.
Here is a wish list for the Eagles.