By Sally Fahey
CJ Gardner-Johnson was acquired in a preseason trade with New Orleans and quickly became an integral part of the defense.
His six interceptions in 12 games tied for the league lead.
#Eagles Safety CJ Gardner-Johnson will receive the franchise tag if he and the team can't reach a long-term deal, according to @caplannfl
After getting traded by the #Saints to Philly, Gardner-Johnson recorded 6 INTs in 12 games this season. Tied for the league lead. pic.twitter.com/NY9QsxuB0K
— Dov Kleiman (@NFL_DovKleiman) February 20, 2023