Eagles sign former Cowboys' punter McBriar

McBriar led league in punting in 2006


The Eagles signed veteran punter Mat McBriar to a one-year deal.

McBriar was a two-time Pro Bowl selection in eight seasons with the Cowboys.

Eagles' rookie Chas Henry averaged 42.9 yards per punt with a net of 36.9 in 2011.

Philadelphia must make a corresponding roster move by 4 p.m. ET.

McBriar, a native of Australia, has a career net average of 38.4 yards and led the league in punting in 2006 with a gross average of 47.9 yards and a 41.7-yard net.