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Philadelphia Eagles 2015 Draft Preview: Marcus Peters, CB, Washington
February 16th, 2015 at 6:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles will almost certainly take a defensive back with the 20th overall selection in this year's NFL Draft. A few mock drafts have the Eagles selecting Washington's Marcus Peters in the first round. Peters is arguably the best cornerback in this year's draft. Physically, he has everything...

Philadelphia Eagles Could Have Traded for Josh Gordon in ’13.
February 16th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN.com's Phil Sheridan reported Monday afternoon that the Philadelphia Eagles had the opportunity to trade for Cleveland Brown's wide receiver Josh Gordon in 2013. The Brown's apparently wanted to trade Gordon to the Eagles for Nick Foles. Both players were entering their second season in the NFL. Foles was the backup...

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 Hire New Quarterbacks Coach
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced that Ryan Day has been hired to coach the quarterbacks. Day replaces Bill Musgrave, who is now the offensive coordinator for the Oakland Raiders. Day, 35 years-old, was a three year starting quarterback at New Hampshire while Chip Kelly was the offensive coordinator. While at...

Reports Indicate Philadelphia Eagles Will Try to Get Marcus Mariota in the Draft.
January 20th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** With Chip Kelly now being in charge of the Philadelphia Eagles personnel decisions it is easy to come to the conclusion that he will go after Heisman Trophy winner Marcus Mariota in the upcoming draft. Kelly recruited the quarterback while he was the head coach at Oregon and has...

Three Philadelphia Eagles Will not Be Playing in the Pro Bowl
January 20th, 2015 at 11:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** At the end of last week the Philadelphia Eagles had nine players that were selected to play in the Pro Bowl. Out of those nine players, three are officially not going to participate in this Sunday's exhibition; LeSean McCoy, Jason Peters, and Jeremy Maclin. The other six Eagles' are still...

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 Pat Shurmur to Interview for Oakland Raiders Head Coach Position
December 30th, 2014 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** Every year there are head coaching vacancies around the NFL, some organizations seem to have a revolving door at the head coaching spot position. However, there is one thing that is for sure while you are a head coach in the league: If you do not succeed the first...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Chip Kelly Says Evaluations Will Take Time
December 29th, 2014 at 5:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** There are three things in life that are "certainties": Death, Taxes, and no professional sports team's roster will look the same for multiple years. The Philadelphia Eagles regular season ended no more than 24 hours ago and the main topic around the Philadelphia area today is clear: What will the Eagles...

Philadelphia Eagles Look to Extend Contract of Brandon Graham
December 17th, 2014 at 2:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the same day that Philadelphia Eagles' Head Coach Chip Kelly announced that Trent Cole would be missing Saturday's game at outside linebacker, there are reports that the Eagles are trying to extend Brandon Graham's contract. Graham is in the last year of his five year, $15,935,185 contract he signed...

Philadelphia Eagles Need to Give LeSean McCoy the Ball to Beat the Dallas Cowboys
December 14th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has said numerous times throughout the year that most defenses have been playing the Eagles with a single high safety. When the defense aligns themselves this way, it is easy to understand why teams would pass the ball more; there are favorable numbers and...

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Chip Kelly’s Approach to Sunday’s Game
December 11th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night in what has become a season defining game. The Eagles and Cowboys are two of four teams in the NFC with a 9-4 record going into this weekend. If the season were to end today the Cowboys...

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 Preparing for Aggressive Tennessee Titans Defense
November 21st, 2014 at 3:11 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles understand that the Tennessee Titans want to bring pressure. Tennessee is one of the most aggressive defenses in the NFL in terms of bringing the blitz and loading the box. The Titans use a Cover 0 defensive scheme to maximize their ability to send extra players on...

Contrary to Popular Belief, There is Nothing Wrong with Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy
November 18th, 2014 at 5:56 PM
Last year LeSean McCoy was one of the most feared players in the NFL. During the off-season McCoy said that he was going to rush for 2,000 yards this season. With Chip Kelly’s offense and coming off the season he had, it seemed realistic. He might even get to that...

Philadelphia Eagles Learned How Far They Have to Go in Blowout Loss to Green Bay Packers
November 17th, 2014 at 1:41 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles learned a valuable lesson on Sunday in their 53-20 blowout loss to the Green Bay Packers. The Eagles now know how far away they are from the best of the best in the NFC. The Packers were able to impose their will on the Eagles and out-execute...