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Impressive First Season Earns Chip Kelly Maxwell Club NFL Coach of the Year
January 16th, 2014 at 7:29 PM
Exactly one year ago, the Philadelphia Eagles hired a college football head coach to be the next head coach of the Eagles.  The man for the job: Chip Kelly of the Oregon Ducks.  What he and the Eagles would do for the 2013 season, no one expected.  That is why...

Donovan McNabb to Be Honored During Tonight’s Eagles-Chiefs Game
September 19th, 2013 at 4:26 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will be playing the Kansas City Chiefs tonight and Eagles fans will see their former head coach standing on the opposing teams sideline in his first visit to Lincoln Financial Field since being fired by the Eagles earlier this year.  The return of former Eagles head coach...

Week Three: History in the Making and the Return of “Big Red”
September 17th, 2013 at 10:35 PM
Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles now have two games under their belt.  As the team prepares for their third game of the season, they are about to make history as well as see the return of their former head coach. ***PHOTO1*** The thought crossing your mind probably is "what have the...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Guard Danny Watkins, 2011 First Round Pick Wasted
August 31st, 2013 at 11:30 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles first round pick of the 2011 NFL Draft, offensive guard Danny Watkins, was released earlier today as the team trimmed the roster down to the final 53 players. Watkins struggled with both Andy Reid and Chip Kelly's systems.  His release shows just how big that struggle was with...

Bringing Back the Past: Michael Vick Wants to Run the Ball More This Season
August 24th, 2013 at 7:28 PM
During his time with the Atlanta Falcons, quarterback Michael Vick was known for taking off on the run often.  Vick recently made it known that he wants go on the run more for the Philadelphia Eagles this season. ***PHOTO1*** When Vick signed on with the Eagles, former head coach Andy Reid tried...

Donovan McNabb Retires as a Member of the Philadelphia Eagles, Team Retires Number
July 29th, 2013 at 9:26 PM
Donovan McNabb has officially retired from the National Football League Monday morning as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles after signing a one-day contract with the team. ***PHOTO1*** McNabb was drafted by the Eagles as the second overall pick in the first round of the 1999 NFL Draft.  He was the Eagles...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Has Officially Started, Rookies Report
July 22nd, 2013 at 10:17 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles season is that much closer to starting as the team officially opened up training camp today with the rookies reporting. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Chip Kelly's training camp is going to be different than the camp during the Andy Reid era.  This was made well known as soon as Kelly...

Time’s up: Philadelphia Eagles Officially Announce Andy Reid is Out as Head Coach, Press Conference at 1PM EST
December 31st, 2012 at 12:28 PM
After the loss to the New York Giants yesterday afternoon, all eyes were on Andy Reid as many thought he had just coached his final game as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. CSNPhilly's Reuben Frank reported on Sunday afternoon that Andy Reid was out as head coach, but team...

CSNPhilly: Andy Reid is Out as Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles
December 30th, 2012 at 7:29 PM
Ruben Frank of CSNPhilly.com has reported that Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie has decided that Andy Reid is out as head coach of the team after a 14 year run. As the season finale against the New York Giants has ended, other league sources have announced the same report.  ***PHOTO1*** There has been...

Nick Foles Suffers Broken Hand; Michael Vick Likely to Start Season Finale
December 24th, 2012 at 1:07 PM
Monday afternoon during head coach Andy Reid's weekly press conference at the NovaCare Complex, it was revealed that quarterback Nick Foles suffered a broken hand during the game on Sunday against the Washington Redskins and that it would be unlikely he would start. As it stands now, Michael Vick is...

Philadelphia Eagles Lose to Washington Redskins, Fall to 4-11
December 24th, 2012 at 1:34 AM
On Sunday afternoon the Philadelphia Eagles took to the field for their home finale against the NFC East division-leading Washington Redskins. Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III threw for 198 yards with two touchdown passes as the Redskins beat the Eagles 27-20 in what many believe was Andy Reid's final home...

Philadelphia Eagles Clear LeSean McCoy, Could Play on Sunday
December 18th, 2012 at 9:55 PM
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has missed the past four games with a concussion he suffered in a loss to the Washington Redskins last month. On Monday afternoon, head coach Andy Reid said that an independent neurologist cleared McCoy and that he could be available to play on Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Rookie...

Philadelphia Eagles Snap Historic Losing Streak with 23-21 Last Second Victory Against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
December 10th, 2012 at 12:41 PM
Nick Foles lead the Philadelphia Eagles down the field late in the fourth quarter to snatch a victory from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  Foles took the snap with two seconds left in the game, rolled right, and hit Jeremy Maclin in the endzone to win the game 23-21.  The jubilation...

Andy Reid Announces Nick Foles Will Start at Quarterback for the Rest of the Season
December 3rd, 2012 at 2:30 PM
Monday afternoon at his weekly press conference, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid announced that rookie quarterback Nick Foles would start in Michael Vick's position for the rest of the season, even if Vick is deemed healthy enough to play. Currently, Vick has not passed the tests necessary to come...

What to Expect at Jerry’s Billionaire Dollar Playpen as the Philadelphia Eagles Face the Dallas Cowboys
December 2nd, 2012 at 3:59 PM
A dumpster fire would be an adequate way to describe the Philadelphia Eagles season so far.  Multiple injuries, a seven game losing streak, and high paid players underperforming are only some of the problems.  But there still is more football to be played by the birds.  Tonight as they face...

LeSean McCoy Suffers Concussion During Garbage Time of the Philadelphia Eagles 6-31 Blowout Loss
November 19th, 2012 at 11:02 AM
***PHOTO1***WHAT IS LESEAN "SHADY" MCCOY DOING IN THE GAME WITH UNDER TWO MINUTES TO GO OF A BLOWOUT LOSS???  This is the last straw for Coach Andy Reid and this staff.  The Philadelphia Eagles were severely outplayed by the Washington Redskins and the outcome was decided early in the fourth...

Projecting the Philadelphia Eagles Direction for the 2013 Season; Salary Cap Focus
November 14th, 2012 at 4:07 PM
A 3-6 record, a concussed punch drunk quarterback, and a lost season are what the Philadelphia Eagles have through their first nine games.  They are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoffs and almost certainly looking for a new head coach at season's end.  It will be interesting to see...

Now is not the Time for the Philadelphia Eagles to Replace Michael Vick with Nick Foles
November 8th, 2012 at 8:52 PM
With the Philadelphia Eagles season quickly turning into a disaster, many fans have started the chant to bring in rookie backup quarterback Nick Foles to take over for Michael Vick.  Vick has been under major scrutiny for his play this year as he has turned the ball over more than...

Philadelphia Eagles Try to Remain Positive, but the Season is Crumbling
November 7th, 2012 at 5:09 PM
After blowing a chance to gain ground on their NFC East rivals with a 13-28 loss in New Orleans, the Philadelphia Eagles have been dealt another devastating blow.  Starting left tackle Todd Herremans has been placed on the Injured Reserve list meaning he will be out the rest of the season....

Philadelphia Eagles at New Orleans Saints, Monday Night Football Preview
November 2nd, 2012 at 1:03 PM
All week there have been rumblings around this Philadelphia Eagles team about changes, a locker room in turmoil, and a lost season.  Coach Andy Reid decided not to make a change at the quarterback position.  Michael Vick called a players only meeting to clear the air in the locker room....