Safeties Brian Dawkins, 36, and Darren Sharper, 33, have proven they still have a lot left in the tank, writes Len Pasquarelli.
Troy Polamalu, Roy Williams and the rest of the safety contingent at the Pro Bowl are helping to usher in a new era.
The Eagles signed free safety Brian Dawkins to a seven-year contract extension Monday.
Eagles safety Brian Dawkins will receive a substantial fine for his season-ending hit on the Giants' Ike Hilliard.
The Bucs-Eagles and Saints-49ers matchups this weekend could go a long way in determining the balance of power in the NFC this year.