It’s official. On Tuesday, Doug Peterson stated that Ryan Mathews is now healthy. Well now since he’s healthy again. The Eagles decided to release Ryan Mathews.
This actually doesn’t come as a surprise to most Eagles fan’s. He was out last season for a number of games.
This release, would reportedly save the Eagles up to $4 million in cap room. Below is what the Eagles had to say about it via twitter.
Roster Move: #Eagles release RB Ryan Mathews.
Team statement: pic.twitter.com/0tEWxoAn8c
— Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) August 15, 2017