Marcus Hayes: A Deshaun Watson trade would be catastrophic for the Eagles

PHILADELPHIA — It’s the kind of punctured weather balloon that inevitably appears this time of year: Star player rumored to be coveted by illogically matched team. This week, with NFL free agency beginning Wednesday, it’s a vague report from CBSSports.com of oblique interest by the Eagles in Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson (a player they could have drafted themselves had they not been so crazy about Carson Wentz. More on that later). Vague. Oblique. Illogical. And, so, titillating. InfeasibleThis is the sort of discussion point that makes every sport’s hot stove season worth having, …

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