3 Reasonable expectations for Philadelphia Eagles RB Jordan Howard

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So, what should we expect of Howard on the Philadelphia Eagles roster in 2021?

The 2021 NFL Draft approaches, and if you’re like the Inside The Iggles staff and most of the Philadelphia Eagles fan base, you’ve analyzed each of the prospects of the current draft class so much that you’re probably starting to get a little crosseyed. How about we take a break and talk about the guys who are already here for a spell?

2021 will be a huge year for Jalen Hurts, but most of his potential success is tied to the guys that he has around him. They say a quarterback’s best friend is a good running game. We all know what Philly has in Miles Sanders. The question is what do we make of the guys that will join him in the running backs meeting room? Here’s an attempt to answer that question.

Jordan Howard is someone that we can’t stop talking about. There were concerns about whether or not his reacquisition was wise, but thanks to what we now know about the details of his deal, many of us feel better. Now, we can focus on some expectations. Here are three that shouldn’t be too much to ask for in 2021.

We begin with where he fits in on the current Philadelphia roster.