As far as summer indiscretions go, Eagles backup RB Dio... - [Full Article]

As far as summer indiscretions go, Eagles backup RB Dion Lewis’ arrest for pulling a hotel fire alarm failed to really register.

The Eagles aren't going to make a huge deal out of it. Head coach Andy Reid will likely chastise the second-year running back, but Lewis should remain No. 2 on the depth chart when full squad practices start Thursday.

Fantasy Impact: 

Unless the Birds sign a veteran backup, the only other options behind Lewis are 7th round pick Bryce Brown and Chris Polk, another rookie. Lewis wasn't a bad blocker at times last year and Brown isn't much of a blocker at all, but did look impressive otherwise in OTAs. An RB's blocking ability is key in the Eagles offense.

Filed Under: 2012, Preseason

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