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Philadelphia Eagles Pro Bowlers: Jason Peters Out, Nick Foles In
January 13th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles only had two players, running back LeSean McCoy and left tackle Jason Peters, selecting to play in this years Pro Bowl.  Quarterback Nick Foles was voted as the first alternate and due to the remaining Pro Bowl quarterbacks in the playoffs, Foles is on his away to...

Kicker Alex Henery Fined, Injury Updates
September 27th, 2013 at 11:01 PM
Philadelphia Eagles kicker Alex Henery was fined by the NFL today for an illegal tackle on Kansas City Chiefs safety Quintin Demps. ***PHOTO1*** Henery took Demps down with a horse-collar tackle on a kick return in the third quarter of the Eagles 26-16 loss to the Chiefs last Thursday.  Demps caught Henery's...

Left Tackle Jason Peters Returns to Practice Field
August 18th, 2013 at 8:53 PM
Philadelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters has returned to the practice field this weekend and hope to be on the playing field Saturday when the team is in Florida to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** Peters injured his hamstring a few weeks ago which forced him to miss the first two...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign First Round Draft Pick Lane Johnson
July 21st, 2013 at 7:17 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed the fourth overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, offensive tackle Lane Johnson. ***PHOTO1*** Johnson and the Eagles agreed to terms late Saturday night.  The rookie deal is for four years and is worth $19.853 million.  The deal included a signing bonus of $12.818 million which is...

Philadelphia Eagles Left Tackle Jason Peters Pays Fine, Avoids Court Date
July 18th, 2013 at 9:39 PM
Philadelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters has had a lot of attention focused on him in recent weeks.  Yesterday he won a lawsuit against Roll-A-Bout after his rolling walker broke and caused him to re-injure his surgically repaired Achilles tendon.  Last month, Peters was arrested in Louisiana for drag-racing.  Today...

Philadelphia Eagles Left Tackle Jason Peters Wins Lawsuit
July 17th, 2013 at 6:53 PM
As reported by The Associated Press, Philadelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters won a lawsuit and will be awarded roughly two million dollars. Peters sued Roll-A-Bout when his rolling walker broke below its handlebar in March 2012.  He was using the rolling walker to aid him in moving around after surgery...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Free Agent Tackle Michael Bamiro
July 16th, 2013 at 10:45 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to terms on a deal with free agent tackle Michael Bamiro, as reported by FOX Sports. ***PHOTO1*** Bamiro, a former offensive tackle for Stony Brook, was rated as a mid-round draft pick in next year's draft class.  However, the 336-pound, six-foot-eight tackle had exhausted his NCAA eligibility...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Three)
July 2nd, 2013 at 11:07 PM
As the Philadelphia Eagles continued their free agent signings during the offseason, they acquired offensive tackle Ed Wang and tight end James Casey. ***PHOTO1***   Ed Wang, Offensive Tackle Wang signed a two year deal with the Eagles and is listed at second string at left tackle behind starting left tackle Jason Peters.  Wang...

BREAKING: Jason Peters Arrested in Louisiana
June 12th, 2013 at 11:29 PM
Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Jason Peters was arrested early Wednesday morning for illegal street racing and resisting arrest by flight, according to an arrest affidavit obtained and reported by USA Today.  The arrest was made in Monroe, Louisiana. ***PHOTO1*** The arrest affidavit cited that Peters was seen in a white Chevrolet Camaro...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 NFL Draft Coverage (Day One)
April 26th, 2013 at 1:13 AM
The 2013 NFL Draft has officially started and the Philadelphia Eagles have made their first selection.  Despite the rumors of the Eagles trading the fourth overall pick away or selecting a quarterback (Geno Smith/E.J. Manuel), the Eagles have selected Offensive Tackle Lane Johnson of the Oklahoma Sooners. ***PHOTO1*** The top three Offensive...

Philadelphia Eagles’ 5 Worst Draft Picks of All-Time
April 11th, 2013 at 6:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Eagles are always an interesting team when draft day rolls around, for better or worse. In a two-part series, today we start with Philadelphia's worst draft picks in the franchise's history. For Eagles haters, some of these picks will allow you to revel in our collective pain once more. For...

Vick’s Concussion Lingering; Unable to Pass ImPACT Concussion Test
November 29th, 2012 at 6:24 PM
Almost three weeks ago on Sunday Night Football Michael Vick was knocked to the ground twice by the Dallas Cowboys, hitting his head each time.  The Philadelphia Eagles embattled quarterback is still struggling with the concussion he sustained that night.  Vick failed his imPACT concussion test today and will not be...

Now is not the Time for the Philadelphia Eagles to Replace Michael Vick with Nick Foles
November 8th, 2012 at 8:52 PM
With the Philadelphia Eagles season quickly turning into a disaster, many fans have started the chant to bring in rookie backup quarterback Nick Foles to take over for Michael Vick.  Vick has been under major scrutiny for his play this year as he has turned the ball over more than...

Philadelphia Eagles Try to Remain Positive, but the Season is Crumbling
November 7th, 2012 at 5:09 PM
After blowing a chance to gain ground on their NFC East rivals with a 13-28 loss in New Orleans, the Philadelphia Eagles have been dealt another devastating blow.  Starting left tackle Todd Herremans has been placed on the Injured Reserve list meaning he will be out the rest of the season....

Philadelphia Eagles May Have New Additions for Offensive Line
October 18th, 2012 at 6:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** As Head Coach Andy Reid continues to evaluate the team and contemplate changes, the Philadelphia Eagles may be making roster moves on the offensive line.  The Chicago Bears cut tackle Chris Williams on Tuesday, Wednesday Williams was visiting with the Eagles.  The former first round pick started 38 games for...

Philadelphia Eagles: the Battle at Left Tackle
August 24th, 2012 at 10:36 AM
After the offseason injury to All-Pro left tackle Jason Peters, the Philadelphia Eagles were forced to find a way to replace the void at his position. As a result, the Eagles signed free agent tackle Demetress Bell to a five year contract. This led many to believe that Bell would...

Philadelphia Eagles Potential Position Battles for 2012
May 22nd, 2012 at 3:48 AM
  With camps starting to get under way around the league, I thought this would be a great time to explore some of the position battles we might see play out during the Philadelphia Eagles preseason – since, as we all know, it’s about the only exciting part of the preseason. Number...

Todd Herremans Moves to the Right Tackle Position
August 28th, 2011 at 3:12 PM
It might not be too much of a shock, but yesterday the Philadelphia Eagles announced that they would be moving Todd Herremans from the left guard position to the right tackle position. The right side of the Eagles' offensive line has looked very, very shaky so far throughout the preseason and...

What Can We Expect with Brent Celek in 2011?
August 24th, 2011 at 9:30 AM
Philadelphia Eagles' tight end Brent Celek is coming off a down season in 2010 after having a career year in 2009. Part of the reason for some of the regression of course can be credited to the Eagles' abysmal offensive line last season. Since the line was in such bad...

Danny Watkins on His Unusual First Day at Training Camp
August 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles' first-round pick Danny Watkins might have signed with the team and arrived at Training Camp in Lehigh just in time. As Eagles 101 reported earlier, defensive tackle Mike Patterson collapsed to the ground due to a seizure during practice today, and Watkins did what he has been...