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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,...

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...

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 May Release Evan Mathis.
March 24th, 2015 at 8:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles are actively shopping guard Evan Mathis at the owners meeting that is taking place in Arizona, according to several reports. If the Eagles fail to get a deal done with another team they may release him. Mathis has been rumored to be on the trade block since...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Guard Todd Herremans.
February 26th, 2015 at 2:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have released guard Todd Herrmans today. ESPN's Adam Caplan was the first to report the move. Herremans, 32, was drafted in the fourth round of the 2005 draft by the Eagles out of Saginaw Valley State. In ten seasons with the Eagles, Herremans started games at left tackle, left...

Philadelphia Eagles Evan Mathis Going to the Pro Bowl
January 7th, 2015 at 11:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles now have a sixth payer going to the Pro Bowl in Arizona. Evan Mathis will be playing in his second Pro Bowl, replacing injured New Orleans Saints guard Jahri Evans. Mathis was regarded as one of the best guards in the NFL last season and was a first...

Philadelphia Eagles Know Dallas Cowboys’ Strength is Along Offensive Line
November 25th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys are preparing for a Thanksgiving Day showdown with the winner taking control of the NFC East. As the rivals are set to meet in Dallas, the Eagles are putting their focus on the Cowboy's offensive line. Dallas boasts one of the best units in...

Philadelphia Eagles Activate G Evan Mathis, Place G Todd Herremans on Injured Reserve
November 5th, 2014 at 10:34 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles continue to move around pieces of their offensive line due to injuries. Just when the team activated guard Evan Mathis from the injured reserve, guard Todd Herremans injured his bicep. He will be placed on the injured reserve list, which ends his 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** Mathis suffered a sprained...

Philadelphia Eagles G Matt Tobin Healthy and Ready to Help Injury Depleted Offensive Line
September 26th, 2014 at 12:23 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been decimated along the offensive line by injuries. In the opening week of the season they lost two starters in right tackle Allen Barbre and guard Evan Mathis. Then, last week, the Eagles lost center Jason Kelce with a sports hernia injury. With all of those...

Philadelphia Eagles Place Three Players on IR, Evan Mathis Designated to Return
September 9th, 2014 at 7:48 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles suffered a number of significant injuries in their 34-17 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars in the season opener. The team announced right tackle Allen Barbre and linebacker Najee Goode are headed to the injured reserve which ends their season. The team also announced guard Evan Mathis will...

Philadelphia Eagles Guard Evan Mathis Seeks New Contract After Breakout Season
March 27th, 2014 at 2:51 PM
It is becoming more and more common that we see today's players seek a new contract after having a breakout season.  We have seen it twice with Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson and the most recent time came within two days after being knocked out of the postseason.  The...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Guard Danny Watkins, 2011 First Round Pick Wasted
August 31st, 2013 at 11:30 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles first round pick of the 2011 NFL Draft, offensive guard Danny Watkins, was released earlier today as the team trimmed the roster down to the final 53 players. Watkins struggled with both Andy Reid and Chip Kelly's systems.  His release shows just how big that struggle was with...

Mathis Davis Turns Down the Baltimore Ravens and Returns to the Philadelphia Eagles
March 19th, 2012 at 6:20 PM
On Friday, current Eagles free-agent guard Evan Mathis decided to re-sign with the Eagles instead of taking a deal with the Ravens.  ***PHOTO1*** According to his twitter account, Mathis decided to re-sign with the Eagles because of his dedicated fans saying, “To the Eagles fans who offered me various food and incentives...

Philadelphia Eagles’ LeSean McCoy, Jason Babin and Jason Peters Make Pro Bowl
December 28th, 2011 at 12:41 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will be sending three of their players to the Pro Bowl this year in Hawaii including running back LeSean McCoy, defensive end Jason Babin, and offensive lineman Jason Peters. The three guys were very bright spots on a team that was expected to shine much brighter in...

Danny Watkins Benched for Kyle DeVan
September 7th, 2011 at 10:55 PM
Danny Watkins, who has been the Philadelphia Eagles' starting right guard ever since arriving to training camp this preseason, has been benched and Kyle DeVan, who the Eagles just recently signed, will be taking over for the rookie Watkins. The Eagles' offensive line was very shaky this off-season, but the...

Philadelphia Eagles Claim Offensive Lineman Kyle DeVan Off Waivers
September 4th, 2011 at 10:06 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles claimed offensive lineman Kyle DeVan off of the waiver wire on Sunday in order to add depth to a shaky offensive line. DeVan, who is a guard, could put pressure on the Eagles' first-round pick Danny Watkins if Watkins were to struggle once the season gets underway. Watkins...