Tagged: ‘NFL’

Mailbag: What makes you so sure the Eagles aren’t drafting a running back in round 1?
March 23rd, 2017 at 9:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** During our weekly Eagles chat, there were a lot of questions that I couldn't get to in time as well as some recent unanswered email, so let's do a chat overflow mailbag post. Question from Nalyd: How can you be so sure that the Eagles ABSOLUTELY WOULD NOT select a running...

Torrey Smith: Colin Kaepernick’s ‘skill set vastly exceeds’ other QBs who have found jobs
March 22nd, 2017 at 7:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** August 23, 2015; Santa Clara, CA, USA; San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) smiles talking to wide receiver Torrey Smith (82) during the fourth quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at Levi's Stadium. The 49ers defeated the Cowboys 23-6. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports USA TODAY Sports As...

Pair of Eagles players – including a former teammate – show support for Colin Kaepernick
March 22nd, 2017 at 6:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Torrey Smith and Malcolm Jenkins. The former just arrived in town, while the latter is one of the leaders in the Philadelphia Eagles locker room, but both players took to Twitter to voice their support for free agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick. In case you haven't been following, the former 49ers...

Two Eagles question why Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned
March 22nd, 2017 at 3:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** While free agency is still ongoing, the major flurry of the first few days is long gone.  The Eagles addressed one of their biggest needs by signing Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith. It could be argued that receiver is still a need because of the length of these contracts and...

What they’re saying: Are the Eagles prepared to take in troubled players?
March 22nd, 2017 at 9:13 AM
***PHOTO1*** Character has been an oft-discussed subject for the last couple of Philadelphia Eagles seasons. On the one hand, there was Chip Kelly, who jettisoned talented players like DeSean Jackson who didn't really have major character issues more than just being a handful at times in the locker room. And then...