Walter Thurmond III Leads Philadelphia Eagles in Interceptions

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A three-time recipient of the Patient’s Choice Best Doctor Award, Andrew Collier, MD, balances his schedule between roles as a partner at Philadelphia Orthopaedic Associates and as a clinical instructor at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Apart from his vocational endeavors, Andrew Collier, MD, enjoys watching football, and his favorite team is the Philadelphia Eagles.

Seven games into the 2015 regular season, the Philadelphia Eagles have achieved a record of 3–4, tying with the Washington Redskins for second place in the National Football Conference (NFC) Eastern Division. Leading the defense for the Eagles, Walter Thurmond III has amassed three interceptions, tied for second most in the league, and 34 combined tackles.

Thurmond previously played with the New York Giants and the Seattle Seahawks, the franchise that drafted him out of the University of Oregon in 2010. He signed a one-year deal with the Eagles to play under Head Coach Chip Kelly, who previously coached him at Oregon.