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NFL and Chip Kelly Don’t See Eye-to-Eye on Suggs’ Hit
August 24th, 2015 at 1:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Monday morning the NFL's head of officiating, Dean Blandino, was on the NFL Network and said that Terrell Suggs' low hit on Sam Bradford was, "not a foul". If the quarterback has an option, he's considered a runner until he either clearly doesn't have the football, or he re-establishes...

Chip Kelly is Getting ‘increasingly Excited’ About Tim Tebow, According to Report.
August 21st, 2015 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** A question that Chip Kelly seems to get asked every press conference is how he feels Tim Tebow is doing in practice. His answer is always the same, but how it is reported is always different. According to a tweet from ESPN's Dianna Maria Russni, Chip Kelly is getting "increasingly...

DeMarco Murray is Ready to Play on Saturday… If Chip Kelly Lets Him.
August 19th, 2015 at 4:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** DeMarco Murray has not done a whole lot during his first training camp with the Philadelphia Eagles. He has been held out of a few practices by Chip Kelly and did not play in the team's first preseason game on Sunday. Kelly admitted earlier this week that the only one...

Chip Kelly is not Concerned with Cody Parkey’s Misses on Sunday.
August 18th, 2015 at 6:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles kicker Cody Parkey looked shaky on Sunday, but Chip Kelly says there is no reason to worry. This offseason, the NFL approved a new rule to move the ball back from the 2-yard line to the 15-yard line on PAT attempts. Parkey missed one of the extra point...

Nelson Agholor Shows His Speed in Preseason Opener
August 17th, 2015 at 3:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Nelson Agholor's first reception in an NFL game went for a touchdown, it also showed just why the Philadelphia Eagles thought so highly of the receiver out of USC. In the first quarter, Mark Sanchez threw the ball out to Agholor who ran a quick hitch. The ball looked like it...

Sam Bradford Will not Play Against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday
August 14th, 2015 at 1:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly announced to the media on Friday morning that Sam Bradford will not play the Philadelphia Eagles preseason opener on Sunday. Kelly said that Bradford is a "full-go" and that it was his decision to hold him back. He acknowledged that Bradford might be upset with him over the decision,...

Peter King Gives His Opinion of the Philadelphia Eagles
August 13th, 2015 at 7:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Peter King of MMQB.com visited the Philadelphia Eagles training camp on Thursday. He spent time talking to Josh Paunil of Phillymag.com. It's interesting to see what someone as respected as King thinks of the Eagles heading into the 2015 season. King had some interesting things to say about the quarterbacks and...

Darren Sproles Expected to Have Expanded Role This Season
August 8th, 2015 at 2:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last season, Darren Sproles was arguably the Philadelphia Eagles' MVP in the first half of the season. As the season progressed it seemed his role was reduced, leaving many wondering why he was not being used more in the offense. With the additions of DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews, Sproles...

Kiko Alonso and DeMarco Murray Miss Practice on Thursday.
August 6th, 2015 at 5:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were missing two potential starters during practice on Thursday. Kiko Alonso has a concussion according to the team. Alonso likely sustained the injury during practice on Tuesday. It is not known when the injury occurred during practice. Even though head coach Chip Kelly does not allow any...

Sam Bradford Says Knee Feels Great After Four Practices
August 6th, 2015 at 4:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to Sam Bradford, his twice surgically repaired left knee is doing "great" after the first four practices of training camp. The success of the Philadelphia Eagles season depends on whether or not Bradford plays all 16 games, or even the majority of them. The general felling around the...

The Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford are Talking About an Extension, per Report
August 4th, 2015 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford has now gone through three practices with the Philadelphia Eagles. He is clearly the best quarterback on their roster at this point and according to a new report, the Eagles want to make sure he is here after the 2015 season. ESPN's Ed Werder reported on Tuesday that the...

DeMarco Murray Does not Know Why He was Held Out of First Practice.
August 3rd, 2015 at 5:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles held their first practice of training camp on Sunday. However, their first string running back DeMarco Murray was left on the sideline for the majority of the practice. Murray was back in the first group of 11-on-11 during the team's second practice on Monday. Murray's noticeable...

Chip Kelly Says Offseason Moves were About Money
July 30th, 2015 at 7:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly made a lot of roster moves this offseason that left people scratching their head. He traded away the Philadelphia Eagles all-time leading rusher LeSean McCoy. Traded Nick Foles. Cut Trent Cole, Evan Mathis, Todd Herremans, Bradley Fletcher, and Cary Williams. And it was all about money. Ruben Frank,...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Wide Receivers
July 29th, 2015 at 3:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the second offseason in a row, the Philadelphia Eagles will be without their top receiver from the year before. DeSean Jackson was released following the 2013 season, his best year in the NFL. The Eagles once again lost their top receiver this year after Jeremy Maclin decided to sign...

Philadelphia Eagles Waive Running Back Matthew Tucker
July 28th, 2015 at 11:25 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced Monday that they have waived running back Matthew Tucker due to a "non-football injury". Tim McManus, of the Philadelphia Inquire reported that Tucker underwent surgery to repair a torn quad and that it would take 8-9 months to recover. Tucker was signed by the Eagles in 2013 as...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Offensive Line
July 23rd, 2015 at 3:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** There have been some major changes to the Philadelphia Eagles' roster since Chip Kelly gained full control. Two familiar names along the offensive line are no longer with the team. Evan Mathis and Todd Herremans were released earlier in the offseason. Herremans has been picked up by the Indianapolis Colts,...

Sam Bradford Will Be Ready for the Start of Training Camp, According to Report
July 22nd, 2015 at 2:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The health of Sam Bradford is the biggest story line heading into training camp for the Philadelphia Eagles. Bradford, who is coming off his second ACL tear in two seasons, did not participate in 11-on-11 drills during the team's OTA practices in May. He did do some running and threw...

Sam Bradford Will Play Out Final Year of Contract, According to Reports
July 21st, 2015 at 1:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford will play out the remaining year on his rookie contract, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. After this season, he will become an unrestricted free agent. There were reports that the Philadelphia Eagles and Bradford were negotiating a new deal earlier this offseason, but those talks have apparently...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Quarterback
July 17th, 2015 at 8:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Quarterback is probably the most important position in all sports. That is why Chip Kelly has said that you better have two quarterbacks that can play on your roster. Most people will say that "if you have two quarterbacks, than you have zero." Chip Kelly traded Nick Foles to the St....

Jimmy Johnson Gives Advice to Chip Kelly
July 15th, 2015 at 2:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** Over the course of this offseason Chip Kelly has completely changed the Philadelphia Eagles organization. He is now in full control of personnel, he has gotten rid of some of the team's star players, and he has done it all without caring what people think about him. This is now...