The Philadelphia Eagles want offensive lineman Jason Peters to take a pay cut, ESPN reported Wednesday.

Peters has an $11.7 million salary cap hit to the Eagles. Philadelphia wants the number to come down a bit.

The Eagles are reportedly trying to save some face with their own ridiculous spending. The team signed offensive lineman Lane Johnson to a five-year, $56 million extension last season, but was hit with a 10-game PED suspension.

Peters is a six-time all-pro tackle and clearly has the leverage in this situation. He still has two years remaining on his current deal.

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Posted by Ryan Gaydos

Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the LA Sports Pulse. When I'm not doing that or asleep, I am running FoxNews.com's homepage. Follow me on Twitter @RyanGaydos.

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