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Philadelphia Eagles Should Return Key Players from Injury for Third Preseason Game
August 19th, 2014 at 7:47 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles received some good news on the injury front as wide receiver Riley Cooper and cornerback Nolan Carroll are back at practice. Both players have not seen any preseason action due to injury, but will have a chance to play in the regular season dress rehearsal Thursday against...

Philadelphia Eagles LeSean McCoy Talks DeSean Jackson Departure, Chip Kelly and Darren Sproles
April 13th, 2014 at 12:18 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles made one of the more surprising moves of the offseason when they released Pro Bowl wide receiver DeSean Jackson. Since then a CBS-3 report surfaced saying Jackson was a problem for head coach Chip Kelly and not well liked by his teammates. Eagles running back LeSean McCoy...

Philadelphia Eagles’ 2014 NFL Draft Prospect – WR Mike Evans
April 8th, 2014 at 4:49 PM
The 2014 NFL Draft is another day closer and that means it's another day to take a look at potential draft prospects for the Philadelphia Eagles.  The Eagles have some holes they need to fill on both sides of the ball.  However, the biggest hole was recently created with the...

Philadelphia Eagles’ 2014 NFL Draft Prospect – WR Allen Robinson
April 1st, 2014 at 9:37 PM
It's that time of the offseason again.  Every team is looking at their roster and figuring out which holes need to be filled in the draft or are building for the future.  For the Philadelphia Eagles, its a little bit of both.  With the outright release of wide receiver DeSean...

Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson Released, Denies Gang Connections
March 28th, 2014 at 3:49 PM
Today, the Philadelphia Eagles announced the release wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The 27 year old is coming off his best season as a professional where he caught 82 passes for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns. “First I would like to thank the Eagles organization, the Eagles fans and the city of...

WR DeSean Jackson Likely to Be Released If Philadelphia Eagles Can’t Trade Him
March 22nd, 2014 at 2:28 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been taking calls from other teams that are interested in trading for wide receiver DeSean Jackson.  At first, the Eagles said they weren't actively shopping Jackson, but it has become quite clear they are.  However, the latest report is that the Eagles are willing to cut...

Are the Philadelphia Eagles Looking to Trade WR DeSean Jackson?
March 18th, 2014 at 11:20 PM
In recent days, talk about the Philadelphia Eagles trading DeSean Jackson has skyrocketed.  However, the Eagles aren't "actively" shopping the star wide receiver.  That hasn't stopped them from taking calls about a potential trade as at least two teams have inquired about Jackson. ***PHOTO2*** The trade talk seemed to have come out...

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...

Home of Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson Burglarized
January 11th, 2014 at 11:43 PM
First reported by Fox 29, the house of Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was broken into and burglarized this weekend.  Jackson's home is in South Philadelphia. ***PHOTO1*** The star Eagles receiver was not home at the time of the burglary and his mother had called the police Saturday morning.  It appeared...

Show Me the Money: DeSean Jackson Wants Contract Re-negotiated, Backtracks Hours Later
January 7th, 2014 at 9:58 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles season is officially over after losing tot he New Orleans Saints 26-24 on Saturday.  For some Eagles players, this was the best season of their career.  Wide receiver DeSean Jackson is included in that group... and he wants more money because of that. ***PHOTO1*** Two years ago, Jackson signed...

Chip Kelly Confident in Nick Foles as Long-Term Starting Quarterback; 1,000 Yards for DeSean Jackson
December 3rd, 2013 at 11:16 PM
It's been one week since Chip Kelly announced that Nick Foles would be the Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback for the rest of the season.  After Nick Foles led the Eagles to another win on Sunday over the Arizona Cardinals, Chip Kelly expressed his confidence in Foles as the starting quarterback...

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...

Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson Fined for Facemask Penalty
November 9th, 2013 at 6:28 PM
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was fined by the league for a facemask penalty that occurred during the Oakland Raiders game.  The facemask came on a punt return. ***PHOTO1*** It's not often you see a punt returner get penalized or even fined for a facemask, but Jackson was one of the...

Michael Vick, LeSean McCoy and DeSean Jackson Shine in Loss to San Diego Chargers
September 16th, 2013 at 8:35 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles lost their first game of the season to the San Diego Chargers by a score of 33-30 after a late field goal by the Chargers in the fourth quarter.  Despite the loss, quarterback Michael Vick, running back LeSean McCoy and wide receiver DeSean Jackson shined for the...

Teammate Tensions, Riley Cooper and Cary Williams Fight at Practice
September 5th, 2013 at 8:59 PM
Per a CSNPhilly.com report by Geoff Mosher, wide receiver Riley Cooper and cornerback Cary Williams started fighting each other during today's practice. ***PHOTO1*** The fight took place about thirty minutes into the practice and their teammates had to break it up.  Just moments before the fight took place, Cooper was being covered...

Philadelphia Eagles Fantasy Football Preview – Wide Receivers
September 4th, 2013 at 11:45 AM
Even though the first game of the 2013 NFL season, the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens, is tomorrow night, fans will continue to do fantasy drafts.  The Philadelphia Eagles get their season started on the road when they take on the Washington Redskins in the first of two Monday...

Philadelphia Eagles Trade for Wide Receiver Jeff Maehl
August 12th, 2013 at 8:55 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have acquired wide receiver Jeff Maehl from the Houston Texans in a trade earlier today.  The Eagles are sending offensive lineman Nate Menkin to the Texans in return. ***PHOTO1*** Maehl is joining fellow Oregon Ducks quarterback Dennis Dixon, safety Patrick Chung, linebacker Casey Matthews, defensive end Isaac Remington, wide...

Injury Bug Hitting Philadelphia Eagles Hard
August 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
Add another one to the list of Philadelphia Eagles players with a torn ACL.  Wide receiver Arrelious Benn tore his ACL in his left knee during practice today. ***PHOTO1*** This is the second time Benn has torn the ACL in his left knee.  The first time he tore it was in 2010. Benn...

Riley Cooper Video Fallout Continues, Receives Threats
August 4th, 2013 at 9:06 PM
Riley Cooper, the embattled wide receiver of the Philadelphia Eagles, has received threats via Twitter. ***PHOTO1*** In the fallout from a video of Cooper using a racial slur at the Kenny Chesney concert in Philadelphia back in June became public last week, Cooper has been fined by the team and has left...