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Will the Philadelphia Eagles Target Free Agent Safety D.J. Swearinger?
May 11th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger has apparently been released by team, this according to his personal Instagram account. One heck of an opportunity #texannation I appreciate everything and the opportunities and memories!! It's time for a new chapter and the defining moment of my career!! So long #HOUSTONTEXANS The team has yet...

The Philadelphia Eagles Trade up in Second Round. Select Eric Rowe, DB, Utah
May 1st, 2015 at 4:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles traded up in second round of this year's draft to select Eric Rowe, DB from Utah. Rowe appeared in 47 games at Utah. He recorded 261 total tackles, seven tackles for a loss, 1.5 sacks, three interceptions, one returned for a touchdown. He spent time playing...

The Philadelphia Eagles First Round Pick Will Be…
April 19th, 2015 at 4:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** With the 20th pick in this year's draft, the Philadelphia Eagles should select Landon Collins, safety out of Alabama. Assuming, of course, that Chip Kelly does not trade up or down in the first round. Ever since long-time Eagles safety, and future Hall of Famer, Brian Dawkins left the Eagles in...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign Defensive Back E.J. Biggers
April 7th, 2015 at 5:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles signed defensive back E.J. Biggers to a one year contract on Tuesday. Biggers, 27, was drafted in the seventh round of the 2009 draft by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He spent the first three years of his career as a member of the Buccaneers before signing with...

Philadelphia Eagles Nate Allen Detained by Police in Florida
February 16th, 2015 at 10:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** 6ABC.com in Philadelphia is reporting that Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen was detained by police in Fort Myers, Florida on Monday afternoon. Details about why he was detained remain unknown, but they should be released in the next day or two. Allen is from Fort Myers and was drafted in 2010...

Philadelphia Eagles Safety Malcolm Jenkins Acknowledges Secondary Needs to Improve
January 2nd, 2015 at 1:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** There are several reasons why the Philadelphia Eagles are not getting ready for a playoff game this season. Some might say that they Eagles failed to reach the post season this year because of the quarterback play, some may say that they need to get help at the...

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 Sign CB Roc Carmichael, Place S Earl Wolff on Injured Reserve
November 18th, 2014 at 1:25 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have made a few roster moves in preparation for the team's meeting with the Tennessee Titans this Sunday. Specifically, Philly has placed safety Earl Wolff on injured reserve, which will end his season. Philadelphia then signed cornerback Roc Carmichael to the active roster to fill in...

Philadelphia Eagles Place LB DeMeco Ryans on Injured Reserve, Sign S Chris Prosinski
November 3rd, 2014 at 6:07 PM
The injury to Philadelphia Eagles linebacker DeMeco Ryans is serious enough for the team to place him on injured reserve, which in effect ends his season. The fear was that Ryans tore his Achilles on a play in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' game against the Houston Texans. Those...

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...

Blown Coverage Costs Philadelphia Eagles in 24-20 Loss to Arizona Cardinals
October 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It all came down to one play for the Philadelphia Eagles' defense. The team had a three point lead with 1:33 left on the clock. The Arizona Cardinals were facing a third down and five from their own 25 yard line. Quarterback Carson Palmer took the snap, stepped up in...

Philadelphia Eagles S Malcolm Jenkins Proving to Be Vital Playmaker on Defense
October 1st, 2014 at 10:37 AM
After the revolving door of safeties the Philadelphia Eagles have had in the last few years, Malcolm Jenkins was signed as a free agent this offseason to stabilize the position. He has come in and made a tremendous impact for the Eagles with his playmaking ability. ***PHOTO1*** “We were expecting a lot...

Free Agent Frenzy: Philadelphia Eagles Bolstering Their Secondary
March 13th, 2014 at 10:50 PM
After going on a free agent signing spree over the past few off-seasons, the Philadelphia Eagles are taking the slow and quiet approach to the free agent market this year.  Free agents that were supposed to make the defense better turned out to be a bust (ex. Nnamdi Asomugha, Patrick...

Injury Report: Philadelphia Eagles Secondary Hurting
October 3rd, 2013 at 2:20 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles secondary is hurting, both physically and on the field.  They are only four games into the season, and besides the overall poor play from the secondary, injuries have been a contributing factor. ***PHOTO1*** Free safety Patrick Chung and cornerback Brandon Boykin have been sidelined at practice with shoulder injuries. ...

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...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Five) – Kenny Phillips, Safety
July 5th, 2013 at 6:26 PM
In addition to safety Patrick Chung, the Philadelphia Eagles singed New York Giants free agent safety Kenny Phillips during the 2013 free agency period as an addition to the revamped defense. ***PHOTO1*** Phillips is a former first round pick from the Miami Hurricanes by the New York Giants in the 2008 NFL...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Four) – Patrick Chung, Safety
July 3rd, 2013 at 10:21 PM
As the Philadelphia Eagles free agency signings continued just days after 2013 free agency period began, the Eagles made another addition to the defense with safety Patrick Chung. ***PHOTO1*** Chung, a former second round pick by the New England Patriots in 2009, also played for the Oregon Ducks when Chip Kelly was...

Philadelphia Eagles Draft Breakdown – Safety Earl Wolff
May 22nd, 2013 at 10:31 PM
After an off-season of mostly defensive signings, specifically in the secondary, the Philadelphia Eagles drafted safety Earl Wolff out of North Carolina State University in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft to bolster an already deep secondary.  As it stands right now, Wolff sits behind Patrick Chung and...

Eagles’ 5 Best Draft Picks of All-Time
April 14th, 2013 at 11:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** The other day we discussed the Eagles' worst five draft picks of all-time. So today we wrap up this two-part series on a lighter note with the Eagles' five best draft picks of all-time. Let's get to it.    Honorable Mention: DE Reggie White (1984) - 4th Overall (Supplemental Draft)   "The Minister of...

Eagles Injury Report; Thursday Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
December 11th, 2012 at 5:08 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are coming off of a dramatic come from behind victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  With the Bengals coming into Philly for a Thursday night game, the Eagles players won't have much time to recover.   Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy have returned to practice after passing...