Eagles add Jacory Harris to quarterback carousel

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Once upon a time, former University of Miami quarterback Jacory Harris was a budding star.  He cooled off considerably, and his name wasn’t called during the 2012 draft.

But he now has a job at the NFL level, a week after participating in the Dolphins’ rookie minicamp.

The Eagles have signed Harris, adding him to a depth chart that includes Mike Vick, Mike Kafka, Trent Edwards, and rookie third-rounder Nick Foles.

That gives the Eagles five quarterbacks, a trend that more teams may be adopting with the offseason rosters now at 90.

Harris is a long shot to make it to the final 53-man roster.  But as least he has a shot — and along the way he may learn something from quarterback guru Andy Reid that helps Harris stick somewhere else.