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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...

Philadelphia Eagles Announce Changes to Staff
January 19th, 2015 at 8:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced changes to the coaching staff. The Eagles defensive backs will now be coached by Cory Undlin, who was the defensive back coach with the Denver Broncos last season. Justin Peelle has been promoted and will now be the tight ends coach. Undlin comes to Philadelphia...

Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly is a Busy Man Leading up to Draft
January 14th, 2015 at 2:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** At the beginning of the month Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffery Lurie gave Chip Kelly the final say in any personnel decisions. It is now solely Kelly's decision when it comes to whom they Eagles will select in the NFL Draft in late April. On Monday Kelly was in Arlington,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Now Has No Excuse.
January 5th, 2015 at 1:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Friday Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie announced "structural changes" within the organization. Among the changes, he announced that head coach Chip Kelly is in charge of all personnel decisions. Throughout the season there were several reports by unnamed sources that said Kelly and, then general manager, Howie Roseman...

Philadelphia Eagles Announce “Structural Change,” Chip Kelly Stays as Head Coach.
January 2nd, 2015 at 7:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Well, that was an exciting and tense afternoon in Philadelphia. Two days after the Philadelphia Eagles and Tom Gamble parted ways there was wild speculation that Chip Kelly, who hired and got along with Gamble, had had it with general manager Howie Roseman and was on his way out in Philadelphia. ESPN...

Chip Kelly May Be Out as Head Coach of Philadelphia Eagles: Report
January 2nd, 2015 at 5:03 PM
When Chip Kelly was hired to coach the Philadelphia Eagles he brought on one of "his guys" to become the vice president of football operations, Tom Gamble. Gamble and Kelly have been friends for years, going back to when Kelly was at New Hampshire, and are very similar in terms...

Philadelphia Eagles Pat Shurmur to Interview for Oakland Raiders Head Coach Position
December 30th, 2014 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Every year there are head coaching vacancies around the NFL, some organizations seem to have a revolving door at the head coaching spot position. However, there is one thing that is for sure while you are a head coach in the league: If you do not succeed the first...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Says Evaluations Will Take Time
December 29th, 2014 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** There are three things in life that are "certainties": Death, Taxes, and no professional sports team's roster will look the same for multiple years. The Philadelphia Eagles regular season ended no more than 24 hours ago and the main topic around the Philadelphia area today is clear: What will the Eagles...

Philadelphia Eagles Will Stick with Mark Sanchez Against the New York Giants.
December 22nd, 2014 at 5:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were eliminated from playoff contention on Sunday with the Dallas Cowboys beating the Indianapolis Colts to clinch the NFC East title. This is the first time Chip Kelly has missed any sort of postseason game since his days as offensive coordinator with New Hampshire 11...

Philadelphia Eagles Need to Give LeSean McCoy the Ball to Beat the Dallas Cowboys
December 14th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has said numerous times throughout the year that most defenses have been playing the Eagles with a single high safety. When the defense aligns themselves this way, it is easy to understand why teams would pass the ball more; there are favorable numbers and...

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Chip Kelly’s Approach to Sunday’s Game
December 11th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night in what has become a season defining game. The Eagles and Cowboys are two of four teams in the NFC with a 9-4 record going into this weekend. If the season were to end today the Cowboys...

Philadelphia Eagles Preparing for Aggressive Tennessee Titans Defense
November 21st, 2014 at 3:11 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles understand that the Tennessee Titans want to bring pressure. Tennessee is one of the most aggressive defenses in the NFL in terms of bringing the blitz and loading the box. The Titans use a Cover 0 defensive scheme to maximize their ability to send extra players on...

Philadelphia Eagles Emphasis on Turning Turnovers into Points is Paying Off
November 13th, 2014 at 8:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have focused on creating turnovers and turning them into points. That emphasis is really paying off so far this season. The Eagles have taken two fumbles and two interceptions back for touchdowns in 2014, which is a big reason for their 7-2 record. ***PHOTO1*** “We work our returns after...

Philadelphia Eagles Activate G Evan Mathis, Place G Todd Herremans on Injured Reserve
November 5th, 2014 at 10:34 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles continue to move around pieces of their offensive line due to injuries. Just when the team activated guard Evan Mathis from the injured reserve, guard Todd Herremans injured his bicep. He will be placed on the injured reserve list, which ends his 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Mathis suffered a sprained...

Philadelphia Eagles Defense Focusing on Containing Houston Texans RB Arian Foster
October 31st, 2014 at 12:39 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles defense will face a huge challenge Sunday trying to contain Houston Texans running back Arian Foster. Foster is the focal point of the Texans offensive attack and presents a number of problems for the Eagles. The key to a victory against Houston will be containing Foster. ***PHOTO1*** “He's got...

Philadelphia Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin Thriving in Return from ACL Injury
October 29th, 2014 at 1:57 PM
One of the most pleasant surprises the Philadelphia Eagles have received this season is the play of wide receiver Jeremy Maclin. The issue is not that Maclin is short on talent, but that he is returning from an ACL tear in his knee. Maclin missed all of last season with...

Philadelphia Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly not Putting Much Weight into Trade Rumors
October 28th, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly is not putting much weight into reports and rumors that the team could potentially be active at the NFL's trade deadline, which ends today at 4 p.m. eastern time. Kelly squashed the rumblings reported by Pro Football Talk that suggested the Eagles are in...

Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly on Jason Kelce Injury and Cary Williams’ Comments
September 23rd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have had an eventful couple of days since they defeated the Washington Redskins 37-34 to improve to 3-0 on the 2014 season. During the game, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce to an abdominal injury, which will cost him significant time. Head coach Chip Kelly also had...

Philadelphia Eagles LB Mychal Kendricks Ruled Out Sunday Against Washington Redskins
September 19th, 2014 at 2:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were dealt a blow today, when linebacker Mychal Kendricks was ruled out for their game Sunday against the Washington Redskins. It does not come as a surprise with Kendricks being unable to practice at all this week, but the team was holding out hope until today. Kendricks left...