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Chip Kelly Says Offseason Moves were About Money
July 30th, 2015 at 7:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly made a lot of roster moves this offseason that left people scratching their head. He traded away the Philadelphia Eagles all-time leading rusher LeSean McCoy. Traded Nick Foles. Cut Trent Cole, Evan Mathis, Todd Herremans, Bradley Fletcher, and Cary Williams. And it was all about money. Ruben Frank,...

Philadelphia Eagles Name New V.P. of Player Personnel
January 29th, 2015 at 11:07 AM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has promoted Ed Marynowitz from assistant director of player personnel to vice president of player personnel. Marynowitz got his first NFL job in 2007, when he was a scouting assistant with the Miami Dolphins. While he was in Miami he was working closely with...

Philadelphia Eagles Announce Changes to Staff
January 19th, 2015 at 8:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced changes to the coaching staff. The Eagles defensive backs will now be coached by Cory Undlin, who was the defensive back coach with the Denver Broncos last season. Justin Peelle has been promoted and will now be the tight ends coach. Undlin comes to Philadelphia...

Philadelphia Eagles Chip Kelly is a Busy Man Leading up to Draft
January 14th, 2015 at 2:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** At the beginning of the month Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffery Lurie gave Chip Kelly the final say in any personnel decisions. It is now solely Kelly's decision when it comes to whom they Eagles will select in the NFL Draft in late April. On Monday Kelly was in Arlington,...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Now Has No Excuse.
January 5th, 2015 at 1:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Friday Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie announced "structural changes" within the organization. Among the changes, he announced that head coach Chip Kelly is in charge of all personnel decisions. Throughout the season there were several reports by unnamed sources that said Kelly and, then general manager, Howie Roseman...

Philadelphia Eagles Announce “Structural Change,” Chip Kelly Stays as Head Coach.
January 2nd, 2015 at 7:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Well, that was an exciting and tense afternoon in Philadelphia. Two days after the Philadelphia Eagles and Tom Gamble parted ways there was wild speculation that Chip Kelly, who hired and got along with Gamble, had had it with general manager Howie Roseman and was on his way out in Philadelphia. ESPN...

Chip Kelly May Be Out as Head Coach of Philadelphia Eagles: Report
January 2nd, 2015 at 5:03 PM
When Chip Kelly was hired to coach the Philadelphia Eagles he brought on one of "his guys" to become the vice president of football operations, Tom Gamble. Gamble and Kelly have been friends for years, going back to when Kelly was at New Hampshire, and are very similar in terms...

Philadelphia Eagles Safety Malcolm Jenkins Acknowledges Secondary Needs to Improve
January 2nd, 2015 at 1:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** There are several reasons why the Philadelphia Eagles are not getting ready for a playoff game this season. Some might say that they Eagles failed to reach the post season this year because of the quarterback play, some may say that they need to get help at the...

Philadelphia Eagles Trim Roster to NFL Limit of 75 Players
August 26th, 2014 at 7:32 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles made most of their roster cuts on Saturday and finished making them today just before the NFL deadline to trim rosters to 75 players. The Eagles will have one more round of cuts on Saturday after the fourth preseason game to find their final 53 man roster....

Lincoln Financial Field Revitalization Phase One Completed
September 14th, 2013 at 9:19 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been in the process of revitalizing their home, Lincoln Financial Field, and the first phase of the project is now complete. ***PHOTO1*** Take a look around if you happen to be going to a game this season.  When entering the Linc, you should notice shorter lines.  This is...

Philadelphia Eagles Will Interview Lovie Smith for Head Coaching Vacancy
January 8th, 2013 at 4:12 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Tuesday afternoon the Philadelphia Eagles announced that former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith would be interviewed for the Eagles head coaching vacancy. The interview will take place sometime on Thursday.  Smith led the Bears to the Super Bowl during the 2006 season, where they lost to Peyton Manning and the...

Time’s up: Philadelphia Eagles Officially Announce Andy Reid is Out as Head Coach, Press Conference at 1PM EST
December 31st, 2012 at 12:28 PM
After the loss to the New York Giants yesterday afternoon, all eyes were on Andy Reid as many thought he had just coached his final game as head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. CSNPhilly's Reuben Frank reported on Sunday afternoon that Andy Reid was out as head coach, but team...

CSNPhilly: Andy Reid is Out as Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles
December 30th, 2012 at 7:29 PM
Ruben Frank of CSNPhilly.com has reported that Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie has decided that Andy Reid is out as head coach of the team after a 14 year run. As the season finale against the New York Giants has ended, other league sources have announced the same report.  ***PHOTO1*** There has been...

What Has Happened to Philadelphia Eagles Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie?
December 7th, 2012 at 12:20 PM
***PHOTO1***Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is one of the best athletes in the league.  With that being said his play at cornerback this season has been somewhat puzzling.  When the Philadelphia Eagles opened up training camp over the summer, DRC was playing like a budding superstar.  I personally watched numerous training camp practices...

The Philadelphia Eagles Look Towards the Future of the Team
December 4th, 2012 at 10:28 PM
  There have not been many bright spots for the Philadelphia Eagles this year as the team went from a promising contender to start the season to one of the worst teams in the NFL. But last Sunday Night's game against the Cowboys did have some positive takeaways for the future...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign WR Greg Salas and Release WR Mardy Gilyard
November 24th, 2012 at 11:15 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles signed second year wide out Greg Salas yesterday.  Salas had been released by the New England Patriots on Thursday.  In order to make room for Salas, the Eagles front office decided to release third year wide out Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard had seen some playing time earlier this...

LeSean McCoy Suffers Concussion During Garbage Time of the Philadelphia Eagles 6-31 Blowout Loss
November 19th, 2012 at 11:02 AM
***PHOTO1***WHAT IS LESEAN "SHADY" MCCOY DOING IN THE GAME WITH UNDER TWO MINUTES TO GO OF A BLOWOUT LOSS???  This is the last straw for Coach Andy Reid and this staff.  The Philadelphia Eagles were severely outplayed by the Washington Redskins and the outcome was decided early in the fourth...

Projecting the Philadelphia Eagles Direction for the 2013 Season; Salary Cap Focus
November 14th, 2012 at 4:07 PM
A 3-6 record, a concussed punch drunk quarterback, and a lost season are what the Philadelphia Eagles have through their first nine games.  They are all but mathematically eliminated from the playoffs and almost certainly looking for a new head coach at season's end.  It will be interesting to see...

Philadelphia Eagles on the Verge of Implosion
October 30th, 2012 at 3:36 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have gotten off to a 3-4 start this season.  For many teams this would be an average start, still plenty of time time to turn it around.  For a team like the Eagles who considered themselves to be on the verge of a dynasty, the start is...

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...