Leonard Weaver To Weave His Way To The Philadelphia Eagles

Nathan RollinsContributor IMarch 20, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO - OCTOBER 26:  Fullback Leonard Weaver #43 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates his second touchdown of the game against the San Francisco 49ers in the third quarter at Candlestick Park on October 26, 2008 in San Francisco, California. The Seahawks defeated the 49ers 34-13. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Seattle Seahawks fullback Leonard Weaver and the Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly close to a one-year, $1.75 million deal.

The contract has incentives that could make it $2.5 million. Although other teams offered more, Weaver said he felt more comfortable with the Eagles' offense, according to ESPN.com.

Weaver ran for 130 yards on 30 rushes and zero touchdowns last year. He joined Seattle in 2005; the versatile 26-year-old caught 39 passes in 2007 and had 33 rushing attempts that year as well.