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Asante Samuel On His Eagles Future: 'I'm Hoping To Be Here'

Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel took a break while helping out Habitat for Humanity to answer some questions about his future with the organization (via

Samuel told Les Bowen when asked about a potential trade

"I was expecting you to answer all those questions for me," Samuel said when your Eagletarian asked what he expects to happen. "You, Joe, Howie and Andy, ain't y'all cool?"

"They don't tell you those things? I'm hoping to be here. That's all."

When Bowen asked Samuel about adjusting to play man or press coverages, Samuel responded

"I'll play whatever I need to play. As long as you make the play, what difference does it make?" he asked.

If Samuel does return for the Eagles, the 31-year-old will make $9.4 million in 2012. So far, Samuel hasn't spoken with new defensive backs coach Todd Bowles yet.

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