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Free Agent Frenzy: Philadelphia Eagles Bolstering Their Secondary
March 13th, 2014 at 10:50 PM
After going on a free agent signing spree over the past few off-seasons, the Philadelphia Eagles are taking the slow and quiet approach to the free agent market this year.  Free agents that were supposed to make the defense better turned out to be a bust (ex. Nnamdi Asomugha, Patrick...

Injury Update: Philadelphia Eagles Expecting Two Defensive Starters to Return After Bye Week
November 22nd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles are in healing mode as they have been bit by the injury bug multiple times since training camp.  However, the Eagles finally have some good news for the defense as they expect two of their starters to be back and ready for action after the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign CB Curtis Marsh; Team Preparing for a QB not Named Aaron Rodgers
November 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles had an open roster spot after the team made a trade with the New England Patriots that sent defensive tackle Isaac Sopoaga up north.  They have finally filled that position with the signing of cornerback Curtis Marsh who will bring much needed depth at an already thin...

Injury Report: Philadelphia Eagles Secondary Hurting
October 3rd, 2013 at 2:20 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles secondary is hurting, both physically and on the field.  They are only four games into the season, and besides the overall poor play from the secondary, injuries have been a contributing factor. ***PHOTO1*** Free safety Patrick Chung and cornerback Brandon Boykin have been sidelined at practice with shoulder injuries. ...

As Expected, Cornerback Brandon Hughes Released
September 24th, 2013 at 10:05 PM
As reported by CSNPhilly.com, the Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Brandon Hughes on Monday.  Hughes was on injured reserve with a hamstring injury. ***PHOTO1*** The move doesn't come as a surprise as he was released once already this season and then ended up on injured reserve in the second week.  The first time...

Philadelphia Eagles Add Depth to Secondary, Sign Cornerback Roc Carmichael
September 18th, 2013 at 11:55 PM
With cornerback Brandon Hughes being put on injured reserve, the Philadelphia Eagles added depth to the secondary with the signing of cornerback Roc Carmichael. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes was resigned by the Eagles prior to the San Diego Chargers game and played during the Chargers game.  However, he suffered a hamstring injury and hasn't...

Philadelphia Eagles Release Cornerback Brandon Hughes
September 7th, 2013 at 7:44 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have released cornerback Brandon Hughes earlier today.  The Eagles signed Hughes in 2010 off of the New York Giants practice squad. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes was going to miss the teams season opener Monday night against the Washington Redskins anyway because of a hand injury.  However, the release comes as a...

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...

Starters Will Sit Out Final Preseason Game Against the New York Jets
August 26th, 2013 at 11:17 PM
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly announced his decision Monday to sit all of the starters in the Eagles' preseason finale against the New York Jets on Thursday. ***PHOTO1*** With the first-team offense basically set, the decision was not a hard one for Kelly.  It is a smart decision to sit them...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part Two) – CB Bradley Fletcher
June 30th, 2013 at 7:27 PM
In an effort to rebuild the defense, the Philadelphia Eagles signed cornerback Bradley Fletcher early in the offseason in addition to former Baltimore Ravens cornerback Cary Williams.  ***PHOTO1*** Fletcher was drafted 66th overall by the St. Louis Rams in the third round of the 2009 draft.  He was with the Rams until...

Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Acquisitions (Part One) – CB Cary Williams
June 27th, 2013 at 10:36 PM
During the offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles made some major moves in an effort to rebuild a defense that seemed to fall apart over the past few seasons.  One of the acquisitions the Eagles made in the offseason was the signing of Cornerback Cary Williams. ***PHOTO1*** Williams is a six-foot-one-inch defensive back that...

Philadelphia Eagles Draft Breakdown – Jordan Poyer, Cornerback
June 5th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles used their second pick in the seventh round of the 2013 NFL Draft on Jordan Poyer, a cornerback out of Oregon State.  Poyer is listed as the fourth string Left Cornerback behind off-season pickup Bradley Fletcher and starters Brandon Boykin, and Brandon Hughes. ***PHOTO1*** With the deep secondary, Poyer...

Philadelphia Eagles Take on the Cincinnati Bengals on Thursday Night Football
December 13th, 2012 at 11:55 AM
The 4-9 Philadelphia Eagles, fresh off of a win, will play the 7-6 Cincinnati Bengals at Lincoln Financial Field tonight at 8:20 pm EST. The Bengals lost last week to the Dallas Cowboys and are fighting for a playoff birth.  They need this game to keep up with the other...

Eagles Injury Report; Thursday Vs. Cincinnati Bengals
December 11th, 2012 at 5:08 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are coming off of a dramatic come from behind victory against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  With the Bengals coming into Philly for a Thursday night game, the Eagles players won't have much time to recover.   Michael Vick and LeSean McCoy have returned to practice after passing...

Philadelphia Eagles Snap Historic Losing Streak with 23-21 Last Second Victory Against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
December 10th, 2012 at 12:41 PM
Nick Foles lead the Philadelphia Eagles down the field late in the fourth quarter to snatch a victory from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.  Foles took the snap with two seconds left in the game, rolled right, and hit Jeremy Maclin in the endzone to win the game 23-21.  The jubilation...

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...

Todd Bowles Replaces Juan Castillo as the Eagles Defensive Coordinator
October 17th, 2012 at 9:59 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** After two straight losses with the defense giving up the lead in the fourth quarter, the Philadelphia Eagles and Andy Reid decided to end the Juan Castillo defensive coordinator experiment for good. In a somewhat surprising decision to start last season, Reid not only moved the 13 year offensive line...

With Calvin “Megatron” Johnson Looming, How Will the Philadelphia Eagles Defense Prepare?
October 9th, 2012 at 2:54 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have a tough task this upcoming Sunday with the Detroit Lions coming to town.  The close loss against the Steelers is behind the team as they begin preparations for the high powered Lions.  The 1-3 Lions were preseason favorites to make the playoffs, but they have gotten...

Philadelphia Eagles Brandon Boykin Called Out by Pittsburgh Steelers Antonio Brown
October 4th, 2012 at 5:39 PM
As the Philadelphia Eagles prepare for their instate rival Pittsburgh Steelers, the war of words has already started.  Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown called Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin "the candy bar" on the defense, meaning the Steelers receivers are going "to eat him up".  Brown has launched the first...

New York Giants Insider Sheds Light on Upcoming Matchup Against Philadelphia Eagles
September 28th, 2012 at 12:43 PM
***PHOTO1***Philadelphia Eagles fans are anxious for their showdown with their division rival New York Giants on Sunday night.  The Giants are coming off of a 36-7 beatdown of the Carolina Panthers, their best showing of the year.  The Giants have looked solid and are off to a 2-1 record thus...