Eagles mailbag: Fun hypothetical with position changes

Time to clean out the mailbag.

Thanks to everyone who submitted questions this weekend. We got so many I had to break this up into four parts and still didn’t get to all of them. So if I missed yours, I apologize.

Here’s Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 and now …

Here’s Part 4:

If you had to swap offensive and defensive players (a la Slay and Smith), what would your starting offense and defense be?

— Jordan Taylor (@jcvtaylor) May 20, 2022

The easiest way to ensure I answer your question is to give me a dumb hypothetical like this that I will undoubtedly spend way too long thinking about. Offense to defense, defense to offense.

QB: Avonte Maddox
RB: Nakobe Dean/Jordan Davis
WR: Darius Slay
WR: James Bradberry
WR: Josiah Scott
TE: Haason Reddick
LT: Josh Sweat
LG: Javon Hargrave
C: Milton Williams
RG: Fletcher Cox
RT: Brandon Graham

Maddox is a former baseball player so I’m guessing he has an arm. If not, he’s fast enough to just run around and run a high school offense. I like the idea of two top defenders from Georgia being the lightning and thunder running attack. Try to stop Davis at the goal line. Solid offensive line of defensive linemen and solid receiving corps of cornerbacks. Reddick is going to be a monster at tight end.

DE: Landon Dickerson
NT: Jordan Mailata
DE: Lane Johnson
LB: Jason Kelce
LB:…

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