McNabb gaining trust in blossoming supporting cast

Donovan McNabb and Brian Westbrook are still the foundation of Philadelphia's offense, but other players have stepped up to make the unit more diverse, writes Jeffri Chadiha.

Originally Published: September 23, 2008
By Jeffri Chadiha | ESPN.com

The Philadelphia Eagles received the best possible news about the sprained ankle that star running back Brian Westbrook sustained in Sunday's win over Pittsburgh. He apparently didn't tear ligaments in the joint and that means he could be playing when the Eagles meet Chicago on Sunday.

But as vital as Westbrook's return is to that offense, the Eagles already had plenty to smile about on that side of the football. That much has been clear ever since this season began.

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