Eagles Anticipate Jalen Carter’s Return for Crucial Week 9 Duel with Cowboys

During the recent Eagles’ victory over the Commanders with a 38-31 scoreline, Jalen Carter faced a challenging moment. He was compelled to step out twice due to severe back discomfort and subsequently couldn’t return to the field.

The subsequent day brought a ray of hope for the Eagles. Following a detailed MRI scan, indications are positive regarding Carter’s swift recovery, fostering optimism that he’ll be fit and ready for the anticipated Sunday duel against the Cowboys. Carter had managed to register a tackle and successfully pressured the quarterback before his unexpected exit. This season, he has consistently demonstrated his prowess with a tally of 14 tackles, 3.5 sacks, and two pivotal forced turnovers.

PFF ranks Carter with an impressive 91.6 score, a testament to his caliber, making him one of the most formidable defensive tackles in the NFL, surpassed only by Dexter Lawrence. His remarkable performance also reflects in the 28 pressures he’s applied, positioning him among the top five in the league.

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