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Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Preview: Tight End
July 27th, 2015 at 5:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have six tight ends on their 90-man roster heading into training camp. Expect them to keep four on roster once the regular season gets underway and either cut or sign some of them to their practice squad once the season starts. Last season, many thought that second...

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Offensive Line
July 23rd, 2015 at 3:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** There have been some major changes to the Philadelphia Eagles' roster since Chip Kelly gained full control. Two familiar names along the offensive line are no longer with the team. Evan Mathis and Todd Herremans were released earlier in the offseason. Herremans has been picked up by the Indianapolis Colts,...

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....

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Roster Breakdown: Running Back
July 14th, 2015 at 3:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Philadelphia Eagles open up training camp on August 2nd there will be several position battles going on. Some position competitions will be closer than others, but everyone will competing to be in the starting line-up against the Atlanta Falcons on September 14th. When LeSean McCoy was traded...

Evan Mathis is “Just Another Guy” Says NFL Exec.
July 8th, 2015 at 5:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Evan Mathis was released by the Philadelphia Eagles many felt that the offensive line was in need of serious help. It still might still be. The Eagles did not address the offensive line during the draft or during the early stages of free agency. An NFL executive broke down...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign John Moffitt
June 29th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the singing of guard John Moffitt on Monday. The signing of Moffitt will add much needed depth on the offensive line. Moffitt, 28, was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the third round of the 2011 draft. He started 15 games for the Seahawks in his...

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 Release Evan Mathis.
June 11th, 2015 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles released Evan Mathis on Thursday. Mathis has been a no-show at voluntary OTA's this offseason and was wanting more money from the team. Mathis, 33, was seeking a new contract from the Eagles. He felt that he had out-preformed the contract that he signed in 2012. He...

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...

What Chip Kelly Wants in a Running Back
June 2nd, 2015 at 1:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly has made major changes to the Philadelphia Eagles this offseason. The most surprising move was trading away the franchise's all-time leading rusher LeSean McCoy, who is still in the prime of his career. Jeffrey Lurie, the owner of the team, told reporters at the owners meeting that McCoy...

A Look at the Quarterback Situation for the Philadelphia Eagles
June 1st, 2015 at 2:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Thursday during a press conference Chip Kelly said that if a game were to be played that day Mark Sanchez would be the starting quarterback. He also said that there would be an open competition at quarterback over the summer. There will be a competition at quarterback. Just not...

Evan Mathis Has not Reported to OTA’s
May 27th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** One position the Philadelphia Eagles did not address during the draft or free agency was the offensive line. Maybe they should have. 11-year veteran Evan Mathis, who is considered to be one of the best guards in the league, did not reported to the Eagles organized team activities on Tuesday. It is...

The Philadelphia Eagles Anncounce the Signing of Four Rookies.
May 8th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the signing of four out of the six rookies they drafted last week. They have agreed to terms with Nelson Agholor, Eric Rowe, Randall Evans, and Brian Mihalik. The Eagles signed first round pick Nelson Agholor to a four-year deal on Thursday. NFL.com's Chris Wesseling is...

Philadelphia Eagles Select Nelson Agholor, Wide Receiver, USC.
May 1st, 2015 at 12:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were not able to move up in the draft to get Marcus Mariota. The Tennessee Titans decided to keep the pick and selected Mariota with the second overall pick. Chip Kelly then went to plan B, which was to stay at number 20 and select the best...

The Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford are Reportedly Working on Extension
April 28th, 2015 at 10:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** It seems news regarding the Philadelphia Eagles and Sam Bradford change every day. On Monday, ESPN's Chris Mortensen was on NFL Live and said the Eagles and Bradford are working on a contract extension. The extension would have a no-trade clause for this year. And they're trying to work on a...

The Philadelphia Eagles May Still Be Eyeing Mariota
April 23rd, 2015 at 7:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have been linked to Marcus Mariota throughout the offseason for several reasons. Chip Kelly coached and helped recruit Mariota to Oregon. Obviously, Mariota will feel very comfortable in a system that strongly resembles what he ran at Oregon. Kelly has been talking up Mariota from the beginning,...