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Eagles turning to rookie to replace injured cornerback

Eagles turning to rookie at CB

When newly acquired No. 1 cornerback Ronald Darby went down in Washington with a dislocated ankle, it created a glaring void in the secondary.

And this Sunday, a rookie will attempt to fill that void when the Eagles travel to Kansas City.

Rasul Douglas, the team's third-round draft choice out of West Virginia, figures to get a lot more snaps against a Chiefs offense that ran roughshod over defending champion New England last week.

But the Eagles coaches are confident that the kid will answer the call. 

Sports Director Dan Moscaritolo has more. 


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