Wentz can’t seem to stomach teammate’s trash talk
PHILADELPHIA >> It’s Dallas week. The NFC East lead is at stake. There’s no better time for the Eagles to show unity.
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz had a golden opportunity Thursday to stand up in support of embattled teammate Kamu GrugierHill. All Wentz had to do was acknowledge he wouldn’t have used the verbiage Grugier-Hill did to trash the Cowboys, who the Eagles oppose Sunday, but that the bottom line is, “He’s my teammate and I’ve got his back.”
Instead Wentz switched into safe mode and distanced himself from the linebacker-turnedEagles fan who said the Cowboys have a history of choking and would do just that Sunday. Maybe it was hibernation mode.
“Yeah, I mean I don’t want to dive into that at all,” Wentz said. “All I know is we — and myself personally — have a lot of respect for that team. A lot of respect for that team and what they’re doing this year.” Grugier-Hill obviously would
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