边缘, 谁在老鹰队的超级碗冠军队, was traded to the 亚利桑那红雀队 for cornerback Tay Gowan and a 2022 第五轮选秀权, ESPN 已报告. 红雀队后来证实了这笔交易.
Zach Ertz of the Philadelphia Eagles walks to the locker room after the first half of the preseason game against the New England Patriots at Lincoln Financial Field on Aug. 19, 2021, 在费城, 宾夕法尼亚州. The Patriots defeated the Eagles 35-0. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
The tight end had started the 2021 season with the Eagles amid an offseason of uncertainly. He’s recorded 18 抓住 189 yards and two touchdowns in six games. 然而, it appeared he may have been on his way out of Philadelphia by the end of last season.
Ertz was given permission to seek a trade in March, 根据NFL网络. There were several teams reportedly interested in the tight end as Philadelphia sought “proper compensation” 为了他.
Zach Ertz of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Lincoln Financial Field on Oct. 14, 2021, 在费城, 宾夕法尼亚州. (Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images)
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He said in January he wanted to stay with the Eagles.
“I want to be here, even if for some reason something were to happen, maybe I come back at the end,” Ertz said, 通过 费城询问者. “I don’t know what’s going to happen next year.”
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray, 剩下, avoids the rush from Los Angeles Rams outside linebacker Leonard Floyd during the first half in an NFL football game Sunday, 十月. 3, 2021, in Inglewood, 加利福尼亚州. (美联社照片/Jae C. 洪)
“You never know when your time is going to be up anywhere,” Ertz added.
He spent more than eight seasons with Philadelphia. 他有 579 抓住 6,267 yards and 38 触地得分.
现在, Ertz becomes another target for Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray. The MVP candidate already has 德安德烈·霍普金斯, J. Green and Christian Kirk at his disposal.