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Philadelphia Eagles Look to Extend Contract of Brandon Graham
December 17th, 2014 at 2:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the same day that Philadelphia Eagles' Head Coach Chip Kelly announced that Trent Cole would be missing Saturday's game at outside linebacker, there are reports that the Eagles are trying to extend Brandon Graham's contract. Graham is in the last year of his five year, $15,935,185 contract he signed...

Philadelphia Eagles Need to Give LeSean McCoy the Ball to Beat the Dallas Cowboys
December 14th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has said numerous times throughout the year that most defenses have been playing the Eagles with a single high safety. When the defense aligns themselves this way, it is easy to understand why teams would pass the ball more; there are favorable numbers and...

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Chip Kelly’s Approach to Sunday’s Game
December 11th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night in what has become a season defining game. The Eagles and Cowboys are two of four teams in the NFC with a 9-4 record going into this weekend. If the season were to end today the Cowboys...

Philadelphia Eagles Know Dallas Cowboys’ Strength is Along Offensive Line
November 25th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys are preparing for a Thanksgiving Day showdown with the winner taking control of the NFC East. As the rivals are set to meet in Dallas, the Eagles are putting their focus on the Cowboy's offensive line. Dallas boasts one of the best units in...

Philadelphia Eagles Preparing for Aggressive Tennessee Titans Defense
November 21st, 2014 at 3:11 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles understand that the Tennessee Titans want to bring pressure. Tennessee is one of the most aggressive defenses in the NFL in terms of bringing the blitz and loading the box. The Titans use a Cover 0 defensive scheme to maximize their ability to send extra players on...

Contrary to Popular Belief, There is Nothing Wrong with Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy
November 18th, 2014 at 5:56 PM
Last year LeSean McCoy was one of the most feared players in the NFL. During the off-season McCoy said that he was going to rush for 2,000 yards this season. With Chip Kelly’s offense and coming off the season he had, it seemed realistic. He might even get to that...

Philadelphia Eagles Learned How Far They Have to Go in Blowout Loss to Green Bay Packers
November 17th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles learned a valuable lesson on Sunday in their 53-20 blowout loss to the Green Bay Packers. The Eagles now know how far away they are from the best of the best in the NFC. The Packers were able to impose their will on the Eagles and out-execute...

Philadelphia Eagles Emphasis on Turning Turnovers into Points is Paying Off
November 13th, 2014 at 8:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have focused on creating turnovers and turning them into points. That emphasis is really paying off so far this season. The Eagles have taken two fumbles and two interceptions back for touchdowns in 2014, which is a big reason for their 7-2 record. ***PHOTO1*** “We work our returns after...

Philadelphia Eagles Activate G Evan Mathis, Place G Todd Herremans on Injured Reserve
November 5th, 2014 at 10:34 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles continue to move around pieces of their offensive line due to injuries. Just when the team activated guard Evan Mathis from the injured reserve, guard Todd Herremans injured his bicep. He will be placed on the injured reserve list, which ends his 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Mathis suffered a sprained...

Philadelphia Eagles Place LB DeMeco Ryans on Injured Reserve, Sign S Chris Prosinski
November 3rd, 2014 at 6:07 PM
The injury to Philadelphia Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans is serious enough for the team to place him on injured reserve, which in effect ends his season. The fear was that Ryans tore his Achilles on a play in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' game against the Houston Texans. Those...

Philadelphia Eagles Defense Focusing on Containing Houston Texans RB Arian Foster
October 31st, 2014 at 12:39 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles defense will face a huge challenge Sunday trying to contain Houston Texans running back Arian Foster. Foster is the focal point of the Texans offensive attack and presents a number of problems for the Eagles. The key to a victory against Houston will be containing Foster. ***PHOTO1*** “He's got...

Philadelphia Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin Thriving in Return from ACL Injury
October 29th, 2014 at 1:57 PM
One of the most pleasant surprises the Philadelphia Eagles have received this season is the play of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. The issue is not that Maclin is short on talent, but that he is returning from an ACL tear in his knee. Maclin missed all of last season with...

Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly not Putting Much Weight into Trade Rumors
October 28th, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly is not putting much weight into reports and rumors that the team could potentially be active at the NFL's trade deadline, which ends today at 4 p.m. eastern time. Kelly squashed the rumblings reported by Pro Football Talk that suggested the Eagles are in...

Philadelphia Eagles Will Look to Continue Rushing Success Against Stout Arizona Cardinals Defense
October 22nd, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have not run the football as well as they would have liked to this season. That changed against the New York Giants, when Philly put together their best rushing game of the year, racking up 203 yards on the ground. Now, the Eagles have had the bye...

Philadelphia Eagles Return Several Key Players to Practice After Bye Week
October 21st, 2014 at 9:36 PM
The bye week was very good to the 5-1 Philadelphia Eagles. The team was able to get several key players healthy and back at practice. Running back Darren Sproles, linebacker Mychal Kendricks, and center Jason Kelce are among the important pieces who were able to get back on the field. ***PHOTO1*** "They're...

Philadelphia Eagles Bring Back Former Draft Pick C Julian Vandervelde
October 14th, 2014 at 5:09 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles brought back a familiar face with the signing of center Julian Vandervelde. Vandervelde is a former fifth-round pick of the Eagles who was let go this summer because of a back injury. The injury has healed and the Eagles struck a deal to get Vandervelde back into...

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 Activate T Lane Johnson from Suspension
September 29th, 2014 at 5:35 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles received a much needed boost along the offensive line when they activated right tackle Lane Johnson from his four game NFL suspension. The 2013 first-round pick will be back with the team and is expected to practice Tuesday. His status for the game Sunday against the St....

Philadelphia Eagles G Matt Tobin Healthy and Ready to Help Injury Depleted Offensive Line
September 26th, 2014 at 12:23 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been decimated along the offensive line by injuries. In the opening week of the season they lost two starters in right tackle Allen Barbre and guard Evan Mathis. Then, last week, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce with a sports hernia injury. With all of those...

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...