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NFL Combine preview: Running back prospects who could interest the Eagles
February 22nd, 2017 at 8:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Combine will kick off in Indianapolis next week, so we'll begin taking a look at some participants at each positional group every day. Yesterday we started with the quarterbacks. Today we'll tackle the running backs. Is running back a need? Duh, yes it is. The Birds need to add...

NFL Combine preview: Quarterback prospects who could interest the Eagles
February 21st, 2017 at 1:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Combine will kick off in Indianapolis next week, so we'll begin taking a look at some participants (or in this case a notable omission) at each positional group every day, beginning with quarterback. Is quarterback a need? The Eagles don't have any need for a starting quarterback after...

Eagles’ wide receiver focus in free agency and the draft will be on speed
February 21st, 2017 at 9:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** What do the Philadelphia Eagles desperately need in their passing game?  (Jeopardy music playing) If you answered, "They have nothing in the way of a receiver who can 'take the top off a defense,' you are correct. We would have also accepted, "Someone who can actually catch the football," or...

Eagles mock draft roundup, pre-Combine edition
February 20th, 2017 at 10:11 AM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Combine will begin about a week from today (we'll be there), so we'll soon have a lot more data on the college prospects entering the draft this April. Until then, a number of the national guys have put out new mock drafts. Let's take a look at who they...

Hall of Fame voter offers idiotic (and combative) defense of Terrell Owens snub
February 18th, 2017 at 1:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** I'm told Ron Borges of the Boston Globe is a well-respected, outstanding journalist who has been at this far longer than I have. But as Ron Burgundy once suggested, Borges should probably sit out a few plays, maybe "Take it easy, Champ" in regard to his combative defense of Terrell...