Schefter: Eagles acquire quarterback Kenny Pickett in trade with Steelers

The Philadelphia Eagles have reportedly acquired quarterback Kenny Pickett on Friday.

What It Means:

After a brief 25 game stint with the Steelers, Pickett will head to Philadelphia in a backup role behind Jalen Hurts while Russell Wilson will take over as Pittsburgh's starting signal caller. Today's deal involved Pickett, a 2024 fourth rounder, 2025 seventh rounder, and a 2025 seventh round pick in exchange for Philadelphia's 2024t third rounder.

On 324 attempts last season, Pickett ranked 25th among quarterbacks with a 70.6 Pro Football Focus rating while producing 201 completions for 6 touchdowns and 2,070 yards.