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The NFLPA is Reviewing Mathis’ Release
June 12th, 2015 at 5:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Players Association is reviewing the Philadelphia Eagles' releasing of Evan Mathis, this according to a tweet from Tim McManus of Eagles 24/7. The Eagles have not violated any rules regarding their decision to release Mathis. He had been seeking a new contract from the Eagles, something the team...

The Philadelphia Eagles Release Evan Mathis.
June 11th, 2015 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles released Evan Mathis on Thursday. Mathis has been a no-show at voluntary OTA's this offseason and was wanting more money from the team. Mathis, 33, was seeking a new contract from the Eagles. He felt that he had out-preformed the contract that he signed in 2012. He...

Cary Williams Rips Chip Kelly’s Methods. He May Have a Point.
June 11th, 2015 at 2:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last season, after a 37-34 win over the Washington Redskins, Cary Williams told reporters that the Philadelphia Eagles were being overworked in practice by head coach Chip Kelly. Williams was a free agent this off-season and signed with the Seattle Seahawks, and he still stands by the comments he made...

Will Tim Tebow Make the Final 53-Man Roster?
June 4th, 2015 at 1:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly brought in Tim Tebow for a workout he said he was just kicking the tires on the former Heisman winner. Then Kelly signed Tebow to a one-year deal. Mark Sanchez said he was told Tebow was brought in as a "camp arm" while...

LeSean McCoy Says He is Done Talking About Chip Kelly and the Eagles
June 3rd, 2015 at 4:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy spoke to the media for the first time since he told ESPN The Magazine that Chip Kelly got rid of "all the good black players". According to reports out of Buffalo, McCoy was not interested in elaborating on his comments. When he was...

What Chip Kelly Wants in a Running Back
June 2nd, 2015 at 1:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly has made major changes to the Philadelphia Eagles this offseason. The most surprising move was trading away the franchise's all-time leading rusher LeSean McCoy, who is still in the prime of his career. Jeffrey Lurie, the owner of the team, told reporters at the owners meeting that McCoy...

Byron Maxwell Makes Bold Perdiction for 2015 Season
May 29th, 2015 at 12:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Byron Maxwell is coming off back-to-back Super Bowl appearances as a member of the Seattle Seahawks and when speaking to MMQB on Thursday he said there are similarities between the two organizations, and expects to heading to Super Bowl 50 with the Philadelphia Eagles. Maxwell was the top free agent cornerback...

Chip Kelly Responds to LeSean McCoy’s Comments
May 28th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly held a press conference on Thursday before the Philadelphia Eagles' OTA practice. It was the first time Kelly spoke to members of the media since LeSean McCoy insinuated that Kelly was a racist because he "got rid of all the good black players" during an interview with ESPN...

Evan Mathis Has not Reported to OTA’s
May 27th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** One position the Philadelphia Eagles did not address during the draft or free agency was the offensive line. Maybe they should have. 11-year veteran Evan Mathis, who is considered to be one of the best guards in the league, did not reported to the Eagles organized team activities on Tuesday. It is...

LeSean McCoy Tells ESPN That Chip Kelly ‘Got Rid of All the Good Black Players’
May 6th, 2015 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy said he was done talking about Philadelphia and the Eagles, and the Eagles' thought they were done talking about him. Guess not. In an interview with ESPN The Magazine, which hits the stands on May 25th, McCoy was asked to compare his former coach...

The Philadelphia Eagles are Getting Ready to Trade Mychal Kendricks?
April 21st, 2015 at 3:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles starting middle linebacker Mychal Kendricks missed the first day of offseason workouts on Monday. There has been a lot of speculation that the Eagles could try to trade Kendricks and picks to move up in the draft to get Marcus Mariota. After the signing of Tim Tebow on Monday,...

Former Philadelphia Eagles Running Back LeSean McCoy Speaks About Chip Kelly
April 7th, 2015 at 11:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy may have watched Terrell Owens say, "I love me some me!" one too many times growing up. McCoy spoke to Philadelphia Inquire's Jeff McLane recently. The first time he has talked to Philadelphia reporters since being traded to the Buffalo Bills last month....

What is Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly Doing?
April 6th, 2015 at 8:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Philadelphia Eagles brought in Chip Kelly to be the head coach there was a great debate whether his system would work in the NFL. Some national "talking heads" thought that it was a good move and that Kelly would have success in the NFL, while others felt he...

Philadelphia Eagles Hire New Assistant Linebackers Coach
February 18th, 2015 at 1:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the hiring of Brian Smith as an assistant linebackers coach on Wednesday morning. Smith, 35, started his coaching career at the University of Massachusetts in 2004. He spent the '04 season coaching the linebackers, and then moved to the offensive side of the ball where he...

Philadelphia Eagles 2015 Draft Preview: Marcus Peters, CB, Washington
February 16th, 2015 at 6:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles will almost certainly take a defensive back with the 20th overall selection in this year's NFL Draft. A few mock drafts have the Eagles selecting Washington's Marcus Peters in the first round. Peters is arguably the best cornerback in this year's draft. Physically, he has everything...

Philadelphia Eagles Could Have Traded for Josh Gordon in ’13.
February 16th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN.com's Phil Sheridan reported Monday afternoon that the Philadelphia Eagles had the opportunity to trade for Cleveland Brown's wide receiver Josh Gordon in 2013. The Brown's apparently wanted to trade Gordon to the Eagles for Nick Foles. Both players were entering their second season in the NFL. Foles was the backup...

Philadelphia Eagles Name New V.P. of Player Personnel
January 29th, 2015 at 11:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has promoted Ed Marynowitz from assistant director of player personnel to vice president of player personnel. Marynowitz got his first NFL job in 2007, when he was a scouting assistant with the Miami Dolphins. While he was in Miami he was working closely with...

Philadelphia Eagles Nick Foles Drawing Interest from Three Teams.
January 26th, 2015 at 5:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** There have been reports that the Philadelphia Eagles are going to do just about to do anything to get Marcus Mariota in this year's draft. The only problem is that the Eagles are picking at 20 and Mariota has been projected to go high in the first round. ...

Philadelphia Eagles Hire New Quarterbacks Coach
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced that Ryan Day has been hired to coach the quarterbacks. Day replaces Bill Musgrave, who is now the offensive coordinator for the Oakland Raiders. Day, 35 years-old, was a three year starting quarterback at New Hampshire while Chip Kelly was the offensive coordinator. While at...

Reports Indicate Philadelphia Eagles Will Try to Get Marcus Mariota in the Draft.
January 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** With Chip Kelly now being in charge of the Philadelphia Eagles personnel decisions it is easy to come to the conclusion that he will go after Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota in the upcoming draft. Kelly recruited the quarterback while he was the head coach at Oregon and has...