Highlights From DeMeco Ryans Press Conference

The Eagles’ newest addition, linebacker DeMeco Ryans, was introduced before media today at the team’s NovaCare facility.

Here are some of the highlights of this afternoon’s press conference:

Andy Reid on the trade:

“We’re very excited to have him join our young linebacker corps and bring some senior leadership in there.”

“I’m just looking to step in and do my job.”

Ryans on playing in the 4-3 defense:

“That’s the defense I’ve been playing since high school,” Ryans said. “It’s back to what I do naturally, I’m a natural middle linebacker. I feel like this is what suits my ability.”

Ryans on his leadership abilities:

“I’m a natural leader,” he said. “I’m not going to change anything about myself or my approach to how I go about my business.”

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