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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 Preview: Tight End
July 27th, 2015 at 5:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have six tight ends on their 90-man roster heading into training camp. Expect them to keep four on roster once the regular season gets underway and either cut or sign some of them to their practice squad once the season starts. Last season, many thought that second...

Philadelphia Eagles Expected to Sign Running Back
July 24th, 2015 at 4:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** With training camp set to open in just over a week, the Philadelphia Eagles are expected to add another running back to their roster. Kevin Monangai saw action in all four years while playing for the Villanova Wildcats. Last season he rushed for 1,138 yards, averaging 5.1 yards per carry and...

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...

Where Did Sam Bradford Come in on ESPN’s Quarterback Tier Rankings?
July 21st, 2015 at 3:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN released their annual quarterback tier ranking list on Tuesday. They have Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford tied for the 23rd best quarterback, and in the third tier. ESPN surveyed 35 league insiders, and they placed each starting quarterback into "tiers". Tier 1 are quarterbacks that can contend for a...

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 Season Preview: Week 3 at New York Jets
July 20th, 2015 at 3:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles will be playing the division-rival New York Giants in the Meadowlands in the season finale. A game that could be very meaningful for both teams. Before that, the Eagles will make two other trips to MetLife Stadium to face the New York Jets. They will play their final...

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....

Philadelphia Eagles Season Preview: Week 2 Dallas Cowboys
July 16th, 2015 at 7:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles' fans will not have to wait long to "welcome" the Dallas Cowboys to Philadelphia this year. After their season opening game in Atlanta on Monday Night Football, the Eagles will have a short week to prepare for their home opener against the defending division champs. The Eagles and...

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...

Video Surfaces of Donovan McNabb’s DUI Arrest in June.
July 14th, 2015 at 4:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** It was revealed that former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb was arrested for DUI in Arizona on June 28th. This was McNabb's second DUI arrest in less than two years. TMZ Sports obtained the video of McNabb being questioned by police and actually being handcuffed following an incident in which...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Running Back
July 14th, 2015 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Philadelphia Eagles open up training camp on August 2nd there will be several position battles going on. Some position competitions will be closer than others, but everyone will competing to be in the starting line-up against the Atlanta Falcons on September 14th. When LeSean McCoy was traded...

Philadelphia Eagles Season Preview: Week 1 at Atlanta Falcons
July 13th, 2015 at 4:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles will open the season on the road against the Atlanta Falcons on Monday Night Football. The Falcons finished the 2014 season with a 6-10 record, finishing third in the NFC South. After losing 22 out of 32 games the previous two seasons, the Falcons decided it was...

Evan Mathis is “Just Another Guy” Says NFL Exec.
July 8th, 2015 at 5:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Evan Mathis was released by the Philadelphia Eagles many felt that the offensive line was in need of serious help. It still might still be. The Eagles did not address the offensive line during the draft or during the early stages of free agency. An NFL executive broke down...

Donovan McNabb was Arrested for DUI in June
July 7th, 2015 at 8:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb was arrested in Arizona on June 28 for DUI after rear-ending another car that was stopped at a red light, according to a statement from the Gilbert Police Department. Here is the official statement. On 06/28/15 at approximately 2335 hours, officers responded to a...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign John Moffitt
June 29th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the singing of guard John Moffitt on Monday. The signing of Moffitt will add much needed depth on the offensive line. Moffitt, 28, was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the third round of the 2011 draft. He started 15 games for the Seahawks in his...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign OL Jared Wheeler
June 15th, 2015 at 7:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles signed offensive lineman Jared Wheeler to a one-year deal Monday afternoon. Wheeler, 24, attended the University of Miami and, according to the Eagles' website, was recruit of current Eagles' offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland. Wheeler appeared in 38 games while at Miami, starting six games as a senior...