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Philadelphia Eagles Sign QB Mark Sanchez to One-Year Deal
March 28th, 2014 at 5:50 PM
After much speculation, the Philadelphia Eagles have officially signed free-agent quarterback Mark Sanchez to a one-year deal.  Sanchez was released by the New York Jets just prior to their announcement of signing former Eagles quarterback Michael Vick. ***PHOTO1*** Including a $750,000 signing bonus, Sanchez's one-year deal is worth $2.25 million.  However, incentives...

Former Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick Signs with New York Jets
March 21st, 2014 at 9:29 PM
Michael Vick said he was open to the idea of returning to the Philadelphia Eagles as their backup quarterback next season.  However, everyone knew he wanted another chance to be a starting quarterback and the Eagles decided to go in a different direction with the backup position.  Vick is going...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign RB Darren Sproles to Two-Year Extension One Day After Trading for Him
March 15th, 2014 at 10:42 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been making mostly defensive signings in free agency this offseason.  However, one of their biggest acquisitions came on Thursday when they traded for New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles.  To make things even better, the Eagles signed Sproles to a contract extension on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles...

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...

Philadelphia Eagles Re-sign P Donnie Jones, Release S Patrick Chung at Start of Free Agency Period
March 11th, 2014 at 8:30 PM
The NFL's free agency period began at 4:00 p.m. today and it didn't take long for the Philadelphia Eagles to start making some noise.  While they didn't sign any big free agents right away, they did re-sign punter Donnie Jones while releasing safety Patrick Chung. ***PHOTO1*** The release of Chung did not...

Philadelphia Eagles Going in a Different Direction, Will not Bring Michael Vick Back Next Season
March 5th, 2014 at 9:31 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles gave Michael Vick a second chance at his NFL career.  After five seasons with the Eagles, Vick will head to free agency in search of a new team. ***PHOTO1*** CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reported that the Eagles have decided to not bring Vick back as the...

Philadelphia Eagles Have Been Busy: Jason Peters, Riley Cooper, Jason Kelce and Jeremy Maclin Have Been Re-signed
February 28th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles front office has been very busy over the past couple of days.  In the past 36 hours, the Eagles have re-signed three of their would-be free agents. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: Ed Yourdon / Foter / CC BY-SA There were conflicting reports over the past week about who would be the...

Will Jeremy Maclin Be on the Philadelphia Eagles Roster Next Season?
February 21st, 2014 at 11:08 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will be busy this offseason as they decide which free agents should stay, who should go and who they should go after on the free agent market.  The biggest question that many have is whether or not wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will be wearing midnight green when...

Former Philadelphia Eagles Quarterback Vince Young Filed for Bankruptcy
January 25th, 2014 at 11:14 PM
When it comes to being a professional football player, you would think they would have enough money from their lucrative contracts to last them for the rest of their life.  That is not the case for former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Vince Young as he has filed for bankruptcy. ***PHOTO1*** Young was with...

Looking to the Future: Philadelphia Eagles Sign 11 Players to Futures Contracts
January 9th, 2014 at 11:49 PM
The season may be over for the Philadelphia Eagles, but it is still business as usual when it comes to looking toward next season.  Two days after the Eagles lost to the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Wild Card game, they signed seven players to futures contracts.  Just a...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Wide Receiver and Kick Returner Brad Smith
November 12th, 2013 at 4:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed wide receiver and kick returner Brad Smith today.  Smith was drafted by the New York Jets in 2006 and was with them until 2010.  Smith was recently with the Buffalo Bills for the 2011 and 2012 seasons. ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles signed Smith to be one of their...

What Do the Philadelphia Eagles Have to Do to Turn the Season Around?
September 29th, 2013 at 10:37 PM
With a 52-20 win over the Philadelphia Eagles, the Denver Broncos handed the Eagles their third straight loss this season.  The Eagles have been downright hard to watch over the past few weeks and the thrashing the Broncos handed them made it even worse.  With that in mind, what do...

What Has Happened to Philadelphia Eagles Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie?
December 7th, 2012 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1***Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is one of the best athletes in the league.  With that being said his play at cornerback this season has been somewhat puzzling.  When the Philadelphia Eagles opened up training camp over the summer, DRC was playing like a budding superstar.  I personally watched numerous training camp practices...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign WR Greg Salas and Release WR Mardy Gilyard
November 24th, 2012 at 11:15 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles signed second year wide out Greg Salas yesterday.  Salas had been released by the New England Patriots on Thursday.  In order to make room for Salas, the Eagles front office decided to release third year wide out Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard had seen some playing time earlier this...

Projecting the Philadelphia Eagles Direction for the 2013 Season; Salary Cap Focus
November 14th, 2012 at 4:07 PM
A 3-6 record, a concussed punch drunk quarterback, and a lost season are what the Philadelphia Eagles have through their first nine games.  They are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoffs and almost certainly looking for a new head coach at season's end.  It will be interesting to see...

Philadelphia Eagles Add Center Matt Tennant to Shaky Offensive Line
October 23rd, 2012 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles return to the practice field this week after their much needed bye week.  Defensive Coordinator Juan Castillo has been fired.  Another change was made with the offensive line.  Center Steve Vallos was released in order to sign center Matt Tennant.  Vallos was initially released by the Eagles during...

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 Final Round of Cuts Include Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard
August 31st, 2012 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles must trim the roster down to 53 players by Monday.  The next two to be cut are Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard according to Adam Caplan.  With Hanson out of the picture, the Eagles will put rookie Brandon Boykin in at Nickel.  Second year man Curtis Marsh will backup...

Status of Eagles Receiving Corps After Cooper Fractures Collarbone
July 28th, 2012 at 7:00 PM
  Saturday, July 28 2012… Eagles quarterbacks, wide receivers, and defensive backs are working on their one on one drills.  Vick drops back as WR Riley Cooper streaks down the field being covered by CB Curtis Marsh.  Cooper is able to get his hands on the ball, but is instantly knocked...

Philadelphia Eagles Acquire Former Houston Texans LB DeMeco Ryans
March 21st, 2012 at 2:14 PM
Former Houston Texans linebacker Demeco Ryans is now an Eagle.  In return for him the Eagles gave up a fourth-round pick and they swapped third-round selections with the Texans in this year’s draft. ***PHOTO1*** Ryans has two Pro Bowl appearances and has been a pro for six years now.  He will bring...