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Philadelphia Eagles Fail to Take Control of NFC East, Lose to Cowboys 38-27
December 15th, 2014 at 6:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles lost to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night 38-27 in what may be the most frustrating game of the season for the Birds. Whoever won the game would take a one game lead in the NFC East with just two weeks remaining in the season. With the...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign CB Roc Carmichael, Place S Earl Wolff on Injured Reserve
November 18th, 2014 at 1:25 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have made a few roster moves in preparation for the team's meeting with the Tennessee Titans this Sunday. Specifically, Philly has placed safety Earl Wolff on injured reserve, which will end his season. Philadelphia then signed cornerback Roc Carmichael to the active roster to fill in...

Blown Coverage Costs Philadelphia Eagles in 24-20 Loss to Arizona Cardinals
October 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It all came down to one play for the Philadelphia Eagles' defense. The team had a three point lead with 1:33 left on the clock. The Arizona Cardinals were facing a third down and five from their own 25 yard line. Quarterback Carson Palmer took the snap, stepped up in...

Philadelphia Eagles LB Mychal Kendricks Out, CB Brandon Boykin Questionable for Sunday
October 3rd, 2014 at 3:03 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are dealing with two key injuries on defense in preparation for Sunday's game against the St. Louis Rams. The Eagles will be without the services of linebacker Mychal Kendricks, who missed the last two games with a calf injury and will miss the Rams game as well....

Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly on Jason Kelce Injury and Cary Williams’ Comments
September 23rd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have had an eventful couple of days since they defeated the Washington Redskins 37-34 to improve to 3-0 on the 2014 season. During the game, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce to an abdominal injury, which will cost him significant time. Head coach Chip Kelly also had...

Philadelphia Eagles Should Return Key Players from Injury for Third Preseason Game
August 19th, 2014 at 7:47 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles received some good news on the injury front as wide receiver Riley Cooper and cornerback Nolan Carroll are back at practice. Both players have not seen any preseason action due to injury, but will have a chance to play in the regular season dress rehearsal Thursday against...

Free Agent Frenzy: Philadelphia Eagles Bolstering Their Secondary
March 13th, 2014 at 10:50 PM
After going on a free agent signing spree over the past few off-seasons, the Philadelphia Eagles are taking the slow and quiet approach to the free agent market this year.  Free agents that were supposed to make the defense better turned out to be a bust (ex. Nnamdi Asomugha, Patrick...

Injury Update: Philadelphia Eagles Expecting Two Defensive Starters to Return After Bye Week
November 22nd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles are in healing mode as they have been bit by the injury bug multiple times since training camp.  However, the Eagles finally have some good news for the defense as they expect two of their starters to be back and ready for action after the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign CB Curtis Marsh; Team Preparing for a QB not Named Aaron Rodgers
November 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles had an open roster spot after the team made a trade with the New England Patriots that sent defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga up north.  They have finally filled that position with the signing of cornerback Curtis Marsh who will bring much needed depth at an already thin...

Injury Report: Philadelphia Eagles Secondary Hurting
October 3rd, 2013 at 2:20 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles secondary is hurting, both physically and on the field.  They are only four games into the season, and besides the overall poor play from the secondary, injuries have been a contributing factor. ***PHOTO1*** Free safety Patrick Chung and cornerback Brandon Boykin have been sidelined at practice with shoulder injuries. ...

As Expected, Cornerback Brandon Hughes Released
September 24th, 2013 at 10:05 PM
As reported by CSNPhilly.com, the Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Brandon Hughes on Monday.  Hughes was on injured reserve with a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** The move doesn't come as a surprise as he was released once already this season and then ended up on injured reserve in the second week.  The first time...

Philadelphia Eagles Add Depth to Secondary, Sign Cornerback Roc Carmichael
September 18th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
With cornerback Brandon Hughes being put on injured reserve, the Philadelphia Eagles added depth to the secondary with the signing of cornerback Roc Carmichael. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes was resigned by the Eagles prior to the San Diego Chargers game and played during the Chargers game.  However, he suffered a hamstring injury and hasn't...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Cornerback Brandon Hughes
September 7th, 2013 at 7:44 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have released cornerback Brandon Hughes earlier today.  The Eagles signed Hughes in 2010 off of the New York Giants practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes was going to miss the teams season opener Monday night against the Washington Redskins anyway because of a hand injury.  However, the release comes as a...

Teammate Tensions, Riley Cooper and Cary Williams Fight at Practice
September 5th, 2013 at 8:59 PM
Per a CSNPhilly.com report by Geoff Mosher, wide receiver Riley Cooper and cornerback Cary Williams started fighting each other during today's practice. ***PHOTO1*** The fight took place about thirty minutes into the practice and their teammates had to break it up.  Just moments before the fight took place, Cooper was being covered...

Starters Will Sit Out Final Preseason Game Against the New York Jets
August 26th, 2013 at 11:17 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly announced his decision Monday to sit all of the starters in the Eagles' preseason finale against the New York Jets on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** With the first-team offense basically set, the decision was not a hard one for Kelly.  It is a smart decision to sit them...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Two) – CB Bradley Fletcher
June 30th, 2013 at 7:27 PM
In an effort to rebuild the defense, the Philadelphia Eagles signed cornerback Bradley Fletcher early in the offseason in addition to former Baltimore Ravens cornerback Cary Williams.  ***PHOTO1*** Fletcher was drafted 66th overall by the St. Louis Rams in the third round of the 2009 draft.  He was with the Rams until...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part One) – CB Cary Williams
June 27th, 2013 at 10:36 PM
During the offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles made some major moves in an effort to rebuild a defense that seemed to fall apart over the past few seasons.  One of the acquisitions the Eagles made in the offseason was the signing of Cornerback Cary Williams. ***PHOTO1*** Williams is a six-foot-one-inch defensive back that...

Philadelphia Eagles Draft Breakdown – Jordan Poyer, Cornerback
June 5th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles used their second pick in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft on Jordan Poyer, a cornerback out of Oregon State.  Poyer is listed as the fourth string Left Cornerback behind off-season pickup Bradley Fletcher and starters Brandon Boykin, and Brandon Hughes. ***PHOTO1*** With the deep secondary, Poyer...

Philadelphia Eagles Take on the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday Night Football
December 13th, 2012 at 11:55 AM
The 4-9 Philadelphia Eagles, fresh off of a win, will play the 7-6 Cincinnati Bengals at Lincoln Financial Field tonight at 8:20 pm EST. The Bengals lost last week to the Dallas Cowboys and are fighting for a playoff birth.  They need this game to keep up with the other...

Eagles Injury Report; Thursday Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
December 11th, 2012 at 5:08 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are coming off of a dramatic come from behind victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  With the Bengals coming into Philly for a Thursday night game, the Eagles players won't have much time to recover.   Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy have returned to practice after passing...