Rick Lovato

Lovato Wants to Create his Own Legacy
PHILADELPHIA (973espn.com) - The popular thing isn't always the right thing. That, more than anything, describes why long snapper Jon Dorenbos is no longer a member of the Philadelphia Eagles. From Howie Roseman's standpoint, the Eagles got 13 years younger at the position, saved a little ($825,000) in salary-cap space and got a future asset, a seventh-round pick in 2019, for a guy who wouldn't ha
After Losing Two in One Game, Eagles Are Fighting For Long Snappers
PHILADELPHIA (973espn.com) - There are a lot of small things in life that you don't notice until they're gone. In the NFL that thesis is defined by the most unheralded man on any roster, the long snapper. In Philadelphia, it's a more high-profile position than in other cities because of Jon Dorenbos, the 36-year-old veteran who wowed much of the country last year with his performance as a magician
Eagles Place Three on IR
PHILADELPHIA (973espn.com) - Sunday’s loss to Washington proved costly in more ways than one for the Philadelphia Eagles, who ended the seasons of three players injured against the Redskins. The Eagles officially placed long snapper Jon Dorenbos (wrist surgery), as well as rookie running back Wendell Smallwood (knee) and offensive lineman Matt Tobin (knee) on injured reserve Monday night... Read M