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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...

Philadelphia Eagles Need to Address Offensive Guard Position at Draft
April 12th, 2013 at 10:28 PM
**This will be the first of a series of posts regarding positions the Eagles need to address at the 2013 NFL Draft.** ***PHOTO1*** Starting with the most obvious positions, the Eagles need to fix the offensive line.  We all witnessed the catastrophe of an offensive line the Eagles had the past few...

Philadelphia Eagles Injury Update as the Birds Prepare for the Dallas Cowboys
November 8th, 2012 at 4:42 PM
Todd Herremans is gone for the year, the Eagles are forced to accept that and move on.  But they do have other players banged up for their upcoming Sunday afternoon matchup with the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field.  Today, the Eagles announced rookie running back Chris Polk will be...

Friday August 3, 2012… Training Camp Notes/Highlights
August 3rd, 2012 at 4:55 PM
***PHOTO1***Overall it was an energetic uptempo practice for the Eagles today.  They went longer than scheduled in their live work.  Coach Reid has really been working them hard in the Pennsylvania afternoon heat.   DeSean Jackson ran an out and up against Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie during one on one drills.  DRC was badly beat on the...

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...

Philadelphia Eagles at New York Jets Preseason Game Four Preview
September 1st, 2011 at 1:51 PM
Who: Philadelphia Eagles at New York Jets ***PHOTO1*** Where: East Rutherford, NJ When: Thursday night, 7:30 pm EST TV: 6ABC Radio: 94.1 WYSP Preseason action for Philadelphia Eagles' fans will come to a close Thursday night as the team travels up I-95 to the Meadowlands to face the New York Jets. While the starters, except for...

Jason Kelce is Officially Your Starting Center
August 29th, 2011 at 6:29 PM
Marty Mornhenwig made it official on Monday morning when he announced that rookie Jason Kelce would be the Philadelphia Eagles starting center headed into the 2011 season. Since last Thursday's preseason game against the Cleveland Browns, the Eagles' offensive line has gone through a couple of shakeups, but with the...

What Can We Expect with Brent Celek in 2011?
August 24th, 2011 at 9:30 AM
Philadelphia Eagles' tight end Brent Celek is coming off a down season in 2010 after having a career year in 2009. Part of the reason for some of the regression of course can be credited to the Eagles' abysmal offensive line last season. Since the line was in such bad...

Preseason Week One Preview: Baltimore Ravens Versus Philadelphia Eagles
August 11th, 2011 at 11:30 AM
Baltimore Ravens versus Philadelphia Eagles 7:30 PM EST Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, PA Channel 6 ABC 94.7 WYSP ***PHOTO1*** Football is back. Yeah, it's the just a preseason game, but we've all been craving it ever since the flurry of moves made by the Philadelphia Eagles. There are a couple of storylines on the Eagles side...

Three Reasons to Be Excited for the 2011 Philadelphia Eagles
August 7th, 2011 at 5:51 PM
The 2011 season is quickly becoming one of the most highly-anticipated seasons in recent Philadelphia Eagles history. This off-season has the feel of the 2004 off-season when the Eagles went out and brought in Jevon Kearse and Terrell Owens. It's only the first week of August and no pre-season games...

Danny Watkins on His Unusual First Day at Training Camp
August 3rd, 2011 at 6:25 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles' first-round pick Danny Watkins might have signed with the team and arrived at Training Camp in Lehigh just in time. As Eagles 101 reported earlier, defensive tackle Mike Patterson collapsed to the ground due to a seizure during practice today, and Watkins did what he has been...

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...

One Holdout Down as Danny Watkins Comes to Terms with the Philadelphia Eagles
August 1st, 2011 at 8:23 PM
***PHOTO1***One holdout down and one more to go as first-round pick Danny Watkins came to terms with the Philadelphia Eagles today. 610 WIP's Howard Eskin reports that the deal, which is worth $7.9 million dollars, is a four-year deal with three years of guaranteed money. The fourth year was the...

Danny Watkins and the Philadelphia Eagles Still Have No Deal in Place
July 31st, 2011 at 7:24 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles still have not come to terms on a deal with their first-round draft pick Danny Watkins, who was taken 23rd overall in the 2011 NFL Draft. Watkins has now missed six practices so far at Lehigh University, and without OTAs or minicamps this off-season due to the NFL...

Philadelphia Eagles 2011 NFL Draft Recap: Danny Watkins, OL
May 17th, 2011 at 12:49 AM
Roger Goodell stepped up to the podium in prime time last month and announced the name of the newest player who would be wearing Midnight Green for the Philadelphia Eagles this upcoming autumn. With the 23rd pick in this year's NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles selected offensive guard Danny Watkins,...

For Philadelphia Eagles Fans, the Season Can Not Arrive Soon Enough
April 29th, 2011 at 5:39 PM
Most people who know me would say that I am an all around sports fan. There is not much better than a day at the ballpark, the Stanley Cup playoffs, or day 1 of March Madness. I love watching the Olympics, because it is a combination of various sports, some...