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The Philadelphia Eagles Trade Matt Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals, According to Report
September 4th, 2015 at 4:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have traded quarterback Matt Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals, according to FOXSports Jay Glazer. The Eagles will receive a 7th round pick if Barkley is on the roster for six games this season, according to reports. Barkley had been in a quarterback competition with Tim Tebow throughout training...

Chip Kelly Says You Shouldn’t Read into Matt Barkley Starting on Thursday
September 1st, 2015 at 1:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Matt Barkley broke the news to reporters on Monday that he would be starting Thursday's game over Tim Tebow. Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly confirmed Barkley's statement on Tuesday, but also said that does not mean Barkley is ahead of Tebow in the quarterback competition. Kelly has said...

Matt Barkley Says He Will Start Against the New York Jets on Thursday
August 31st, 2015 at 3:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** Matt Barkley told reporters on Monday that he will start the preseason finale on Thursday at MetLife Stadium against the New York Jets. It will be Barkley's first start in an NFL game. Barkley and Tim Tebow have been competing for the third quarterback spot during training camp, and will...

Chip Kelly No Longer Worries About Sam Bradford’s Knee
August 27th, 2015 at 1:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford's knee was arguably the biggest cause for concern heading into training camp. Now, Chip Kelly says that the Philadelphia Eagles' coaching staff does not worry about Bradford from a physical standpoint. Kelly was asked on Thursday if being cautious with Bradford in preseason games outweighs wanting to see...

NFL and Chip Kelly Don’t See Eye-to-Eye on Suggs’ Hit
August 24th, 2015 at 1:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Monday morning the NFL's head of officiating, Dean Blandino, was on the NFL Network and said that Terrell Suggs' low hit on Sam Bradford was, "not a foul". If the quarterback has an option, he's considered a runner until he either clearly doesn't have the football, or he re-establishes...

Sam Bradford Got Hit Low Early in His First Preseason Game
August 23rd, 2015 at 2:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** The biggest question on everyone's mind, including Sam Bradford's, was how would the quarterback respond to getting hit for the first time in a year. It didn't take long to find out. Early in the first quarter, Bradford ran a read-option play and handed the ball off to Darren Sproles....

Chip Kelly is Getting ‘increasingly Excited’ About Tim Tebow, According to Report.
August 21st, 2015 at 4:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** A question that Chip Kelly seems to get asked every press conference is how he feels Tim Tebow is doing in practice. His answer is always the same, but how it is reported is always different. According to a tweet from ESPN's Dianna Maria Russni, Chip Kelly is getting "increasingly...

Sam Bradford Had a Solid Practice Against the Baltimore Ravens
August 19th, 2015 at 4:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford faced an opposing defense for the first time in nearly a year on Wednesday. He showed some encouraging signs for the Eagles' coaching staff and fans. Bradford finished the day going 20/25 in the team portions of practice, according to Eliot Shorr-Parks of NJ.com. He threw back-to-back red zone...

Matt Barkley Impresses, Mark Sanchez Disappoints, Tim Tebow Shows Signs of Improvement in First Preseason Game
August 17th, 2015 at 4:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** The biggest storyline for the Philadelphia Eagles this training camp has been the ongoing quarterback competition. Chip Kelly has said that the Eagles will only have three quarterbacks on the roster once the regular season starts. To nobody's surprise, Kelly announced on Friday that Sam Bradford would not be playing...

Philadelphia Eagles List Tim Tebow as 4th Quarterback on Unofficial Depth Chart
August 14th, 2015 at 2:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles released their first unofficial depth chart on Friday. Tim Tebow is listed as the fourth quarterback. Apparently they also have four starting right guards. The Eagles have their four quarterbacks listed as Sam Bradford, Mark Sanchez, Matt Barkley, and Tim Tebow. Of course, this could change at any...

Sam Bradford Will not Play Against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday
August 14th, 2015 at 1:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly announced to the media on Friday morning that Sam Bradford will not play the Philadelphia Eagles preseason opener on Sunday. Kelly said that Bradford is a "full-go" and that it was his decision to hold him back. He acknowledged that Bradford might be upset with him over the decision,...

Peter King Gives His Opinion of the Philadelphia Eagles
August 13th, 2015 at 7:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Peter King of MMQB.com visited the Philadelphia Eagles training camp on Thursday. He spent time talking to Josh Paunil of Phillymag.com. It's interesting to see what someone as respected as King thinks of the Eagles heading into the 2015 season. King had some interesting things to say about the quarterbacks and...

Sam Bradford Says Knee Feels Great After Four Practices
August 6th, 2015 at 4:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** According to Sam Bradford, his twice surgically repaired left knee is doing "great" after the first four practices of training camp. The success of the Philadelphia Eagles season depends on whether or not Bradford plays all 16 games, or even the majority of them. The general felling around the...

The Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford are Talking About an Extension, per Report
August 4th, 2015 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Sam Bradford has now gone through three practices with the Philadelphia Eagles. He is clearly the best quarterback on their roster at this point and according to a new report, the Eagles want to make sure he is here after the 2015 season. ESPN's Ed Werder reported on Tuesday that the...

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...