Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Eagles Thornton and 'Swamp Thing'

Defensive tackle Cedric Thornton carries the 'Swamp Thing' nickname proudly.

Proudly and naively.

Thornton doesn't know much about the cartoon character that by some accounts is a humanoid mass of vegetable matter emanating from a scientist burned by a chemical splashing him while someone tries to put a hit on him. Who would have known?

But the character is built like the muscular Thornton, one of the guys battling for a litany of roster spots with the Eagles, and a storyline in the Thursday Delco Times (

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