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Watkins, Landri Return To Practice

Posted Oct 4, 2012

After missing Wednesday's practice due to injury, starting guard Danny Watkins and starting defensive tackle Derek Landri returned to the field on Thursday. Watkins was a full participant with a chest injury that he suffered in the win over the Giants. Landri was limited with a knee injury, but head coach Andy Reid prefaced on Wednesday that he expected Landri to be fine by Sunday's 1 PM kickoff with the Steelers.

The only player to miss practice was starting weakside linebacker Akeem Jordan, who will likely miss this Sunday's game due to a hamstring injury. Jamar Chaney is in line to make his second straight start.

Everyone else was a full participant for the Eagles.

There were two additions to the injury report Thursday for the Eagles. Wide receiver Jason Avant was listed with a wrist injury. He was not on Wednesday's injury report, but has battled the wrist injury for a few weeks. In fact, he came out of Sunday's win over the Giants briefly due to the injury. Linebacker Mychal Kendricks was also added with a calf injury.

The signs continue to point to a fully healthy Steelers team this Sunday. Four players were on their injury report and all of them have been full participants all week - offensive tackle Marcus Gilbert (groin), linebacker James Harrison (knee), running back Rashard Mendenhall (knee) and safety Troy Polamalu.

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