PHILADELPHIA - The Eagles are expected to release wide receiver Alshon Jeffery when the new league year begins, according to a report from NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.

Jeffery just wrapped up the third year of his four-year $52 million deal with the Eagles. This past season he appeared in seven games where he caught six passes for 115 yards and a touchdown.

Philly released DeSean Jackson this week as well.