Barwin continued his model of consistency in 2016, starting all 16 games for the third straight season. He has missed just one game in the past six seasons overall. The veteran will be entering his ninth season in the league in 2017 and has two more seasons under contract with the team. Barring any unforeseen injury, he figures to head into next season as the team's starting left defensive end once again.
Barwin missed practice both Wednesday and Thursday, so his status for Monday night's game against the Packers appears to be trending in the right direction.
Barwin (knee) did not practice Thursday.
Barwin is tending to a bruised bone in his knee and has now missed the first two practices of the week. His status for Monday night appears to be in question.
Barwin isn't a likely candidate to miss Monday's contest against the Packers, but he figures to miss some practice time in order to heal from the bothersome bone bruise. Marcus Smith and Vinny Curry figure to see additional reps with Barwin sidelined for the time being.
Barwin is dealing with a bruised bone, Philly.com reports.
The Eagles were ravaged by injury Sunday against the Seahawks, but Barwin is likely one of the most fortunate players to have gone down as his bone bruise isn't expected to prevent him from playing in this weekend's game against the Packers.
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