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Category: ‘2011 NFL Draft’

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 Release Guard Danny Watkins, 2011 First Round Pick Wasted
August 31st, 2013 at 11:30 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles first round pick of the 2011 NFL Draft, offensive guard Danny Watkins, was released earlier today as the team trimmed the roster down to the final 53 players. Watkins struggled with both Andy Reid and Chip Kelly's systems.  His release shows just how big that struggle was with...

Safety Nate Allen Injures Hamstring, May Miss Monday Nights’s Game
November 3rd, 2012 at 1:29 PM
Third year safety Nate Allen injured his hamstring in practice on Thursday.  Allen then did not participate in practice on Friday, leaving his status for Monday night's Philadelphia Eagles at New Orleans Saints showdown in jeopardy.  He has not been ruled out yet for the game, but playing in the...

Philadelphia Eagles Release S Jaiquawn Jarrett and Sign WR Mardy Gilyard
September 11th, 2012 at 5:17 PM
News has come out of Philadelphia today that the Eagles have released 2011 second round draft pick Jaiquawn Jarrett.  The release of Jarrett makes room for the Eagles to sign wide receiver Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard played well for the Eagles throughout the preseason, but was released during final cuts.   ***PHOTO1*** After...

Philadelphia Eagles Name Akeem Jordan Starting Weakside Linebacker
August 29th, 2012 at 12:12 PM
***PHOTO1***Earlier this week the Philadelphia Eagles named Akeem Jordan the starting "Will" or weakside linebacker.  Jordan had not been getting much attention from the media throughout the position battle, but he must have gotten the attention of the coaching staff.  Akeem was in competition with Brian Rolle for the position....