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Sam Bradford Taking Majority of First Team Reps in First Two Practices
August 3rd, 2015 at 4:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly promised a quarterback competition during training camp. So far the competition is for the third string job, as Sam Bradford has taken all but four reps with the first team through the first two practices of training camp. According to Eliot Shorr-Parks of NJ.com, Bradford has completed 33...

Sam Bradford Will Be Ready for the Start of Training Camp, According to Report
July 22nd, 2015 at 2:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The health of Sam Bradford is the biggest story line heading into training camp for the Philadelphia Eagles. Bradford, who is coming off his second ACL tear in two seasons, did not participate in 11-on-11 drills during the team's OTA practices in May. He did do some running and threw...

Where Did Sam Bradford Come in on ESPN’s Quarterback Tier Rankings?
July 21st, 2015 at 3:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN released their annual quarterback tier ranking list on Tuesday. They have Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford tied for the 23rd best quarterback, and in the third tier. ESPN surveyed 35 league insiders, and they placed each starting quarterback into "tiers". Tier 1 are quarterbacks that can contend for a...

Sam Bradford Will Play Out Final Year of Contract, According to Reports
July 21st, 2015 at 1:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford will play out the remaining year on his rookie contract, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. After this season, he will become an unrestricted free agent. There were reports that the Philadelphia Eagles and Bradford were negotiating a new deal earlier this offseason, but those talks have apparently...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Quarterback
July 17th, 2015 at 8:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** Quarterback is probably the most important position in all sports. That is why Chip Kelly has said that you better have two quarterbacks that can play on your roster. Most people will say that "if you have two quarterbacks, than you have zero." Chip Kelly traded Nick Foles to the St....

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...

A Look at the Quarterback Situation for the Philadelphia Eagles
June 1st, 2015 at 2:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Thursday during a press conference Chip Kelly said that if a game were to be played that day Mark Sanchez would be the starting quarterback. He also said that there would be an open competition at quarterback over the summer. There will be a competition at quarterback. Just not...

The Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford are Reportedly Working on Extension
April 28th, 2015 at 10:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** It seems news regarding the Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford change every day. On Monday, ESPN's Chris Mortensen was on NFL Live and said the Eagles and Bradford are working on a contract extension. The extension would have a no-trade clause for this year. And they're trying to work on a...

The Philadelphia Eagles May Still Be Eyeing Mariota
April 23rd, 2015 at 7:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have been linked to Marcus Mariota throughout the offseason for several reasons. Chip Kelly coached and helped recruit Mariota to Oregon. Obviously, Mariota will feel very comfortable in a system that strongly resembles what he ran at Oregon. Kelly has been talking up Mariota from the beginning,...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign Tim Tebow
April 20th, 2015 at 4:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have officially signed Tim Tebow to a one-year contract. Tebow was in Philadelphia earlier this offseason for a workout, but left without signing a contract. At the time, Chip Kelly said that he was doing his due diligence. Tebow has played just three seasons in the NFL...

Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Sam Bradford Almost Retired After Second ACL Tear.
March 30th, 2015 at 5:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** After Sam Bradford tore his ACL in August for the second time in nine months it left him wondering if his career in the NFL was over. The former Heisman winning quarterback has not played in a regular season NFL game since week seven of the 2013 season, and with...

The Philadelphia Eagles Bring in Tim Tebow for a Workout
March 16th, 2015 at 6:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles held a private workout for former Heisman Trophy winner Tim Tebow on Monday morning. News of the workout was first reported by ESPN's Adam Schefter and was later confirmed by the Eagles. It was surprising to hear that Chip Kelly brought Tebow in after having traded for...

The Philadelphia Eagles Trade Nick Foles to St. Louis Rams for Sam Bradford
March 10th, 2015 at 5:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have come to the conclusion that Nick Foles is not their franchise quarterback. The Eagles have sent Foles to the St. Louis Rams for Sam Bradford. The Eagles will also receive a conditional 2016 draft pick and the teams will swap undisclosed draft picks in 2015. However,...

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 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...

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 are Officially Eliminated from Playoffs
December 21st, 2014 at 8:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were 9-3 on the season entering December. Going to the playoffs seemed like a given. The Eagles were coming off an impressive win over the Dallas Cowboys in Dallas on Thanksgiving. They had two big games to start off the month, a home game...

Philadelphia Eagles Lose a Heartbreaking Game to the Washington Redskins, 27-24
December 20th, 2014 at 8:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles lost a critical game to the Washington Redskins, 27-24, on Saturday afternoon in Landover, MD. The Eagles showed a lack of discipline throughout the game and it is even fair to say they lost the game, the Redskins did not beat them. The opening drive came...