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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 Agree to Contract with Miles Austin
March 30th, 2015 at 10:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a contract with free agent wide receiver Miles Austin, according to multiple reports. It is a one-year deal with a base salary of $2.3 million with an additional $750 thousand in incentives. Austin, who will turn 31 in July, has been in the league...

The Philadelphia Eagles Will Meet with Miles Austin This Week
March 30th, 2015 at 1:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles will meet with free agent wide receiver Miles Austin this week, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. Austin, 30, was a member of the Cleveland Browns during the 2014 season, recording 47 receptions for 568 yards and two touchdowns. He spent the previous eight years as...

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 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...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Former Dallas Cowboys Running Back DeMarco Murray
March 12th, 2015 at 7:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have signed running back DeMarco Murray on Thursday. Murray led the NFL in rushing during the 2014 season with 1,845 yards, averaging 115 yards per game on the ground. He finished tied for first in the NFL with 13 rushing touchdowns. It is being reported that Murray's deal with...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign Running Back Ryan Mathews
March 12th, 2015 at 5:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have officially signed running back Ryan Mathews on Thursday. The deal is for three-years, $11.5 million. Mathews, 27, was a first round selection by the San Diego Chargers in the 2010 draft. During his five years with the Chargers, Mathews ran the ball 923 times for 4,061 yards...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign Cornerback Walter Thurmond
March 11th, 2015 at 2:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have signed cornerback Walter Thurmond to a one-year deal on Wednesday. Thurmond, 27, was drafted in the fourth round of the 2010 draft by the Seattle Seahawks. He spent four seasons in Seattle, helping the team win the Super Bowl in 2013 before becoming an unrestricted free...

Philadelphia Eagles and Brandon Graham Agree to Deal, According to Reports.
March 9th, 2015 at 4:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles and Brandon Graham have agreed to a deal, according to multiple reports. The contract is for four years, $6.5 million per season, $14 million guaranteed. The news of Graham staying with the Eagles was first reported by Tim McManus. Graham, 26, can be penciled in as the...

Reports: Philadelphia Eagles Lose Jeremy Maclin to the Kansas City Chiefs
March 9th, 2015 at 2:25 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the second consecutive season the Philadelphia Eagles are going to let their top wide receiver walk away. ESPN's Chris Mortensen was first to report that Jeremy Maclin will join the Kansas City Chiefs on Tuesday. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports that Maclin's deal with the Chiefs is for $11 million...

Philadelphia Eagles Will Sign Running Back Frank Gore on Tuesday.
March 8th, 2015 at 5:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have reportedly agreed to a deal with free-agent running back Frank Gore. ESPN's Adam Schefter and Adam Caplan were told by league sources that Gore, who will turn 32 in May, has already told people he intends to sign with the Eagles. Gore is a five time...

The Philadelphia Eagles and Byron Maxwell Agree to Deal, According to Reports.
March 8th, 2015 at 4:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to Jayson Broddock, and later confirmed by Jimmy Kempski of PhillyVoice, the Philadelphia Eagles and cornerback Byron Maxwell have agreed to a deal. It is said to be a five-year deal for about $54 million and $25 million guaranteed. Maxwell, 27, is thought to be the top free agent at...

Philadelphia Eagles Place Second Round Tender on Cedric Thornton
March 7th, 2015 at 12:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have placed a second-round tender on restricted free agent defensive end Cedric Thornton. ESPN is reporting that Thornton, 26, will make $2.356 million during the 2016 season. Another team can try to sign Thornton, but they would have to give the Eagles a second round pick. Thornton signed with the...

Philadelphia Eagles and Byron Maxwell Have a Mutural Interest in Each Other.
March 5th, 2015 at 6:17 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have made some big changes to their roster recently. The Eagles released Cary Williams, Trent Cole, and Todd Herremans. Traded LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills. And it seems unlikely they will resign Nate Allen, Bradley Fletcher and Brandon Graham. With all those moves it has made...

Reports Say the Philadelphia Eagles Will Release Trent Cole
March 3rd, 2015 at 5:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to reports, the Philadelphia Eagles will release its second all-time leader in sacks Trent Cole. Cole, 32, has spent ten seasons in Philadelphia after being drafted by the Eagles in the fifth round of the 2005 draft. During the ten years playing for the Eagles, Cole recorded 436 tackles, 85.5...

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 and Jeremy Maclin Expect to Get a Deal Done.
February 28th, 2015 at 5:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jeremy Maclin and the Philadelphia Eagles have both expressed interest in getting a deal done that would keep Maclin in midnight green. Maclin, who was participating in the Jefferson's Heart Health Day in the King of Prussia Mall on Saturday, spoke to a couple reporters and said, "I've always said...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Guard Todd Herremans.
February 26th, 2015 at 2:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have released guard Todd Herrmans today. ESPN's Adam Caplan was the first to report the move. Herremans, 32, was drafted in the fourth round of the 2005 draft by the Eagles out of Saginaw Valley State. In ten seasons with the Eagles, Herremans started games at left tackle, left...

The Philadelphia Eagles Should Get Jeremy Maclin Signed Before Free Agency
February 24th, 2015 at 2:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have a decision to make on wide receiver Jeremy Maclin before the March 2nd franchise tag deadline: Should they try to sign Maclin to a long term deal? Should they use the franchise tag on him? Should they let him sign with a different team and...