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Philadelphia Eagles C Jason Kelce and RB Darren Sproles Expected to Play Sunday
November 1st, 2014 at 10:52 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles list center Jason Kelce and running back Darren Sproles as probable for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. Both Kelce and Sproles missed the Eagles' heartbreaking loss to the Arizona Cardinals last week. The return of both players is a huge boost to the offense. ***PHOTO1*** Kelce has been...

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles and C Jason Kelce Inactive for Arizona Cardinals Game
October 26th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Despite returning to practice after the bye week, Philadelphia Eagles running back Darren Sproles and center Jason Kelce are inactive for the game against the Arizona Cardinals. Both Sproles and Kelce were able to practice this week in a limited fashion, but neither made enough progress to play Sunday. ***PHOTO1*** Sproles sprained...

Philadelphia Eagles Bring Back Former Draft Pick C Julian Vandervelde
October 14th, 2014 at 5:09 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles brought back a familiar face with the signing of center Julian Vandervelde. Vandervelde is a former fifth-round pick of the Eagles who was let go this summer because of a back injury. The injury has healed and the Eagles struck a deal to get Vandervelde back into...

Philadelphia Eagles G Matt Tobin Healthy and Ready to Help Injury Depleted Offensive Line
September 26th, 2014 at 12:23 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been decimated along the offensive line by injuries. In the opening week of the season they lost two starters in right tackle Allen Barbre and guard Evan Mathis. Then, last week, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce with a sports hernia injury. With all of those...

Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly on Jason Kelce Injury and Cary Williams’ Comments
September 23rd, 2014 at 1:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have had an eventful couple of days since they defeated the Washington Redskins 37-34 to improve to 3-0 on the 2014 season. During the game, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce to an abdominal injury, which will cost him significant time. Head coach Chip Kelly also had...

Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Line Looks to Be in Mid-Season Form
August 25th, 2014 at 8:35 PM
One of the biggest assets the Philadelphia Eagles had last season was their offensive line. That appears to be the case again as the team heads into their regular season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Eagles offensive line dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers in the third preseason game and look...

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...

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 Come Crashing Down in the Fourth Quarter: Part One, Offense
October 15th, 2012 at 7:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles surrendered a 10 point fourth quarter lead to the Detroit Lions and eventually lost in overtime.  With the loss, the Eagles fall to a pedestrian 3-3 on the season.  The Philadelphia Eagles have been inconsistent and turnover prone all season and yesterday was no different.  While the defense...

Injuries Adding up for the Undefeated Philadelphia Eagles
September 22nd, 2012 at 2:36 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are sitting atop the NFL at 2-0.  The wins have not been pretty, but nonetheless they have been W's.  The first two games have exacted a hefty price on the Eagles in terms of injuries.  Center and leader of the offensive line Jason Kelce has been placed...

Jason Kelce is Officially Your Starting Center
August 29th, 2011 at 6:29 PM
Marty Mornhenwig made it official on Monday morning when he announced that rookie Jason Kelce would be the Philadelphia Eagles starting center headed into the 2011 season. Since last Thursday's preseason game against the Cleveland Browns, the Eagles' offensive line has gone through a couple of shakeups, but with the...

Jamaal Jackson on Being Pushed to Second Team Center
August 28th, 2011 at 4:28 PM
As we have seen as of late, the Philadelphia Eagles' starting center as of now is rookie Jason Kelce. Kelce took over the first-team center position last week and started against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night. Kelce being the starting center bumps Jamaal Jackson to the backup center spot,...

Michael Vick Defends His Offensive Lineman
August 26th, 2011 at 4:21 PM
Perhaps the biggest concern for this Philadelphia Eagles team heading into the 2011 season is the offensive line. The line was very unimpressive last season and Michael Vick was running for his life throughout most of the season. This season, the Eagles are going to be relying on a couple...

What Can We Expect with Brent Celek in 2011?
August 24th, 2011 at 9:30 AM
Philadelphia Eagles' tight end Brent Celek is coming off a down season in 2010 after having a career year in 2009. Part of the reason for some of the regression of course can be credited to the Eagles' abysmal offensive line last season. Since the line was in such bad...

Rookie Jason Kelce is Taking Snaps at Center with First Team
August 22nd, 2011 at 1:22 PM
This week at training camp, rookie center Jason Kelce is taking the snaps at the center position over Jamaal Jackson. Kelce came out of no where so far this off-season as he was a sixth-round pick in the 2011 NFL Draft but has really impressed in his time with the Philadelphia Eagles....

Donovan McNabb Joins Philadelphia Eagles At Voluntary Workout
June 22nd, 2011 at 5:45 PM
***PHOTO1***Yes, that Donovan McNabb. The Eagles have been holding voluntary workouts during the NFL Lockout in Cherry Hill, NJ in order to keep in shape for whenever the lockout does in fact end, and ex-Philadelphia Eagle Donovan McNabb was among one of the participants on Wednesday as he was in...