Hank Baskett to Return to Philadelphia: Gee, Thanks Eagles

March 12, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Hank Baskett is set to sign with the Eagles. This amazing wide receiver will undoubtedly change the Eagles' entire offense. His great hands and incredible football smarts will be great for this team.
If you haven't figured it out yet, I'm being sarcastic.
In his first stint with the Eagles, Baskett was a frustrating player to watch. He had the size, speed, and athleticism of a true No. 1 receiver, but his hands were always a question.
He did have some good moments throughout his career in Philly. He recorded three touchdowns of 87 yards or more. Those touchdowns couldn't keep him in Philly though.
Baskett was traded to the Colts before the 2009-10 NFL season. His fate was sealed when he dropped a touchdown pass against the Jacksonville Jaguars in the preseason. To add insult to injury, the NFL used footage of that drop in a commercial for Red Zone, saying that without it you could end up missing every touchdown.
Things didn't get better for Hank ...

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