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The Philadelphia Eagles Sign OL Jared Wheeler
June 15th, 2015 at 7:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles signed offensive lineman Jared Wheeler to a one-year deal Monday afternoon. Wheeler, 24, attended the University of Miami and, according to the Eagles' website, was recruit of current Eagles' offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland. Wheeler appeared in 38 games while at Miami, starting six games as a senior...

The NFLPA is Reviewing Mathis’ Release
June 12th, 2015 at 5:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Players Association is reviewing the Philadelphia Eagles' releasing of Evan Mathis, this according to a tweet from Tim McManus of Eagles 24/7. The Eagles have not violated any rules regarding their decision to release Mathis. He had been seeking a new contract from the Eagles, something the team...

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 Sign Wide Reciever Seyi Ajirotutu
April 7th, 2015 at 5:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have signed wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu to a one year contract on Tuesday. Ajirotutu, 27, was signed by the San Diego Chargers as an unrestricted free agent in 2010. He spent his second year in the NFL as a member of the Carolina Panthers before being resigned...

The Philadelphia Eagles May Release Evan Mathis.
March 24th, 2015 at 8:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles are actively shopping guard Evan Mathis at the owners meeting that is taking place in Arizona, according to several reports. If the Eagles fail to get a deal done with another team they may release him. Mathis has been rumored to be on the trade block since...

Philadelphia Eagles Extend Bryan Braman’s Contract.
March 17th, 2015 at 6:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles extended linebacker Bryan Braman's contract on Tuesday. Braman has not played much, if at all, on defense since singing with the Eagles during the 2013 offseason. However, he has been a key contributor on one of the NFL's best special teams unit, ranking in the top five in...

The Philadelphia Eagles Release Cornerback Cary Williams.
March 3rd, 2015 at 12:41 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Cary Williams Tuesday morning. Williams signed with the Eagles in 2013 and started every game while in Philadelphia. During his two seasons with the Eagles, Williams recorded 118 tackles, five interceptions, one sack, and 22 passes defended. Williams, 30, was a seventh round selection by...

The Philadelphia Eagles Bring in Linebacker Brad Jones for a Visit.
March 2nd, 2015 at 2:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Update: The Philadelphia Eagles have announced the signing of Brad Jones. The deal is for two years. The Philadelphia Eagles have linebacker Brad Jones is visiting the Eagles on Monday, according to CSNPhilly's Geoff Mosher. Jones, 28, was drafted in the seventh round of the 2009 draft by the Green Bay Packers....

Philadelphia Eagles Hire New Assistant Linebackers Coach
February 18th, 2015 at 1:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the hiring of Brian Smith as an assistant linebackers coach on Wednesday morning. Smith, 35, started his coaching career at the University of Massachusetts in 2004. He spent the '04 season coaching the linebackers, and then moved to the offensive side of the ball where he...

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 2015 Calender Features Riley Cooper During February
February 12th, 2015 at 7:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** Well, this is awkward. Going into the 2013 season video surfaced showing Philadelphia Eagles receiver Riley Cooper at a Kenny Chesney using a racial slur. Cooper was fined by the Eagles and he removed himself from training camp for several days. Cooper came back and had a decent year filling in...

Philadelphia Eagles Name New V.P. of Player Personnel
January 29th, 2015 at 11:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has promoted Ed Marynowitz from assistant director of player personnel to vice president of player personnel. Marynowitz got his first NFL job in 2007, when he was a scouting assistant with the Miami Dolphins. While he was in Miami he was working closely with...

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...

Three Philadelphia Eagles Will not Be Playing in the Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2015 at 11:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** At the end of last week the Philadelphia Eagles had nine players that were selected to play in the Pro Bowl. Out of those nine players, three are officially not going to participate in this Sunday's exhibition; LeSean McCoy, Jason Peters, and Jeremy Maclin. The other six Eagles' are still...

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 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 Look to Extend Contract of Brandon Graham
December 17th, 2014 at 2:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the same day that Philadelphia Eagles' Head Coach Chip Kelly announced that Trent Cole would be missing Saturday's game at outside linebacker, there are reports that the Eagles are trying to extend Brandon Graham's contract. Graham is in the last year of his five year, $15,935,185 contract he signed...