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Inside Slant, Notes, Quotes, Report Cards

The Eagles will travel to Dallas this weekend with a depleted defensive tackle corps. Starting right tackle Darwin Walker is expected to miss his third straight game with a thigh injury. Backup tackle Paul Grasmanis is lost for the season after rupturing his Achilles tendon in Sunday's 37-31 come-from-behind win over the Kansas City Chiefs.

That leaves the Eagles with three healthy tackles -- Hollis Thomas, Sam Rayburn and rookie first-round pick Mike Patterson. Once they put Grasmanis on injured reserve, they likely will sign Keyonta Marshall off their practice squad. The 6-1, 325-pound Marshall was one of the club's seventh-round picks in the April draft. With the Eagles' bye week coming up right after the Cowboys game, the...

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