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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...

Coroner Confirms Philadelphia Eagles Strength Assistant Garrett Reid Died from Overdose
October 19th, 2012 at 11:42 AM
The tragic death of Garrett Reid was due to an accidental heroin overdose according to the coroner.  Coach Andy Reid's son, Garrett, had a history of drug problems, but appeared to be doing well.  However, the coroner stated that Garrett Reid's body showed signs of chronic drug use.  In the...

Philadelphia Eagles May Have New Additions for Offensive Line
October 18th, 2012 at 6:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** As Head Coach Andy Reid continues to evaluate the team and contemplate changes, the Philadelphia Eagles may be making roster moves on the offensive line.  The Chicago Bears cut tackle Chris Williams on Tuesday, Wednesday Williams was visiting with the Eagles.  The former first round pick started 38 games for...

Philadelphia Eagles Fire Defensive Coordinator Juan Castillo
October 16th, 2012 at 10:49 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles sent shock waves through the NFL on Tuesday morning as the team announced they have fired defensive coordinator Juan Castillo after yet another disappointing fourth quarter collapse by the defense. Reports have stated that Castillo was asked to come into Andy Reid's office this morning where he...

Philadelphia Eagles Come Crashing Down in the Fourth Quarter: Part One, Offense
October 15th, 2012 at 7:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles surrendered a 10 point fourth quarter lead to the Detroit Lions and eventually lost in overtime.  With the loss, the Eagles fall to a pedestrian 3-3 on the season.  The Philadelphia Eagles have been inconsistent and turnover prone all season and yesterday was no different.  While the defense...

Philadelphia Eagles Michael Vick, Proud Owner of a Dog
October 12th, 2012 at 3:04 PM
***PHOTO1***Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback and national icon Michael Vick has confirmed that he and his family own a dog.  After being convicted on dogfighting related charges, Vick served 18 months in federal prison.  After his release Vick was placed on probation and part of his probation prohibited him from owning a...

Rumor Alert: Philadelphia Eagles Interested in Olympic Sprinter Jeff Demps
August 15th, 2012 at 3:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jeff Demps played college football at the University of Florida, but passed on the NFL to pursue sprinting in the 2012 Olympics.  Turned out pretty well for Demps as he won a silver medal on the United States 400 meter relay team.  Now Demps is turning his focus back to...

Andy Reid Confirms That Son’s Death was Due to Drugs
August 6th, 2012 at 9:01 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** One day after Garrett Reid's death, the Reid family issued a statement on Monday evening confirming that Garrett's death was drug related while also thanking everyone for their support in this difficult time. In the statement, the family said that Garrett had "lost the battle that has been ongoing...

Eagles Acquire CB Kevin Thomas and 7th Round Pick from Colts
August 2nd, 2012 at 7:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles have traded away linebackers Moise Fokou and Greg Lloyd to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for former third round pick Kevin Thomas and a conditional seventh round pick.  Both Fokou and Lloyd did not appear to be on pace to make the 53 man roster, so shipping...