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Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Seven) – Isaac Sopoaga, Nose Tackle
July 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
During the 2013 NFL Free Agency period, the Philadelphia Eagles made a huge splash as they signed multiple defensive players as part of their plan to overhaul the defense.  With head coach Chip Kelly switching the defense from a 4-3 to a 3-4, the Eagles were in need of someone...

Philadelphia Eagles Draft Breakdown – DT Bennie Logan
May 9th, 2013 at 11:41 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles drafted Defensive Tackle Bennie Logan out of Louisiana State University in the third round of the 2013 NFL Draft.  Looking at Logan's statistics and the Eagles' depth chart, it can be seen that he won't be a Day One Starter. ***PHOTO1*** Logan didn't get the starting job at LSU...

Philadelphia Eagles Shut Down Mike Patterson as Training Camp Begins
July 23rd, 2012 at 11:05 AM
After six months of rehab following brain surgery, Mike Patterson is still not ready for football activities, and he will not participate in training camp. Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports that Patterson was placed on the non-football injury list with "no timetable for return." The Eagles organization originally...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Cullen Jenkins Takes a Pay Cut as Contract is Restructured
February 22nd, 2012 at 10:00 AM
Just after the lockout ended in 2011, the Philadelphia Eagles went out and signed defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins to a five-year $25 million contract. Jenkins proved his worth during the 2011 season by playing very well and starting all 16 games. Jenkins' original contract was one set up that would...

Cullen Jenkins Doesn’t Want to Hear the Term “Dream Team”
September 8th, 2011 at 7:37 PM
Cullen Jenkins gave his opinion on the term that has been floating around the Philadelphia Eagles for most of this off-season, and that is "Dream Team" as I'm sure we all know by now. Vince Young gets credit for the label, but Jenkins says he wants no part of being...

Mike Patterson Set to Play in Thursday Night’s Game
August 23rd, 2011 at 3:02 PM
Philadelphia Eagles' defensive tackle Mike Patterson is set to play in Thursday night's preseason game against the Cleveland Browns. Patterson's return to the football field marks a miraculous turn of events. Weeks ago when Patterson collapsed on the field, there were questions about whether or not Patterson would ever be...

Mike Patterson is Back and Practicing with the Philadelphia Eagles
August 20th, 2011 at 5:57 PM
Just a couple of weeks ago when the Philadelphia Eagles watched their defensive tackle Mike Patterson drop to the ground at Lehigh University during a morning practice due to seizures, people were scared. When Patterson was diagnosed with AVM, a possible life-threatening condition, people were even more scared. As you...

Mike Patterson in Uniform Today at Lehigh University
August 13th, 2011 at 9:23 PM
Mike Patterson, just 12 days after having a seizure on the field at Lehigh University, was back and in uniform today during training camp. Patterson's workload was very light of course and he has not been cleared to play football, but just seeing him in uniform after that scary moment...

Mike Patterson’s Problems May not Be as Bad as We Thought
August 5th, 2011 at 3:36 PM
It was originally reported that Philadelphia Eagles' defensive tackle had a serious brain condition that was the cause of his collapse at practice earlier this week. While Patterson is still due to undergo tests and receive a further diagnosis, sources (mainly his agent, J.R. Rickert) are now saying that Patterson's...

Philadelphia Eagles’ DT Mike Patterson Has Brain Condition
August 4th, 2011 at 10:47 AM
Yesterday, fans awoke to news that Mike Patterson had collapsed on the field during the morning practice session at training camp. He suffered a seizure, and he was taken to a local hospital via an ambulance in the Lehigh Valley. Today, ESPN's Sal Paolantonio reported that Patterson has a brain...

Philadelphia Eagles DT Mike Patterson Collapses at Training Camp, Said to Have Had a Seizure
August 3rd, 2011 at 11:07 AM
During drills during the morning session of training camp this morning at Lehigh University, Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson collapsed on the field. According to those who were present at camp, Patterson suffered convulsions, was stretchered off the field, and taken in an ambulance to Lehigh Valley Hospital.  ***PHOTO1*** The team...

The Philadelphia Eagles Have Traded Brodrick Bunkley Again
August 1st, 2011 at 5:31 PM
***PHOTO1***Brodrick Bunkley was traded to the Cleveland Browns on Saturday in return for a fifth-round draft pick in 2012, but apparently Bunkley wasn't too thrilled with the deal. Bunkley decided to not show up to Cleveland, and so the trade did not officially go through, making him a Philadelphia Eagle...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Defensive Tackle Cullen Jenkins; Trade Brodrick Bunkley
July 30th, 2011 at 11:30 PM
Another day means another couple of moves for the Philadelphia Eagles. We're starting to get used to it now, as it seems like each day the Eagles go out and make another move or two that makes us all that much more excited to get this season underway. Today the...

Brandon Graham Had Microfracture Surgery for His Torn ACL
July 13th, 2011 at 4:47 PM
***PHOTO1***Brandon Graham tore his ACL ligament last December in a game against the Dallas Cowboys, ending his rookie season. Graham has been on the road to recovery ever since, but rumors had said it would be a close call as to whether or not he would be ready to go...