Background: Wears No. 38. ... 5-foot-9, 195 pounds ... 27 years old. ... Third season with the Eagles after re-signing with the team Sept. 25 to replace the injured Darren Sproles. ... Played with Carolina in 2013. ... Averaged 8.9 yards per punt return during the 2017 regular season. ... Named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week on Oct. 11. ... Had three fair catches last weekend in the 15-10 playoff win over the Atlanta Falcons. ... Played for Notre Dame High School in Riverside, California, and the University of Oregon.
I watched you beat (Eagles running back) LeGarrette Blount rather easily in the locker room basketball game. Are you the best on the team?
“Is that a serious question? Is Michael Jordan the greatest of all time? The answer is yes. I am the best. No one has beaten me. A few guys have come close, but not close enough.”
I see you have a lot of Lokai bracelets. How many do you own?
“I have two buckets full of them, but I usually wear these same six (three on each wrist) for practices and games because it seems to work. The blue-and-white one is from ‘Shark Week.’ One is all white, and the green-and-gold one is from Oregon. Go, Ducks.”
Are you making any big adjustments as a punt returner for the game Sunday?
“I’m not going to wear my mouthpiece. I used to wear one that’s called a pacifier, but I took it out (after a punt hit teammate linebacker Bryan Braman and the Falcons recovered it). I usually yell ‘Poison’ when I want my teammates to get away from the ball, but no one can understand me when I’m wearing the mouthpiece.