Tagged: ‘Football’

‘Chasing a ring,’ Jason Peters thinks Eagles have good chance to win Super Bowl
June 14th, 2017 at 6:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Fresh off signing a contract extension that will keep him in midnight green through the 2019 season, 35-year-old Jason Peters says that he's in full ring-chasing mode as his career winds down. In fact, he used that term when speaking to reporters at Eagles mini-camp on Wednesday. Honestly, though, Peters...

Eagles sign Jason Peters to one-year extension
June 14th, 2017 at 10:40 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jason Peters made noise at Tuesday's mandatory mini-camp about wanting to retire as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, which meant that he also wanted some additional financial assurance. On Wednesday, perhaps the greatest offensive tackle in team history got what he wanted. The Eagles agreed to a one-year contract...

What they’re saying about the Eagles: Carson Wentz is like… Eli Manning?
June 13th, 2017 at 11:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** Over at The MMQB, longtime Sports Illustrated writer Peter King dedicated his column this week to none other than Carson Wentz. And while there isn't a ton of new ground covered for fans who devour daily Eagles news and coverage, King made a comparison that kind of came out of...

DeFilippo says he isn’t upset Eagles blocked him from interviewing with Jets
June 12th, 2017 at 1:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** One of the worst-kept secrets of the Eagles offseason was the team's decision to deny quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo an opportunity to interview with the New York Jets for their offensive coordinator position. DeFilippo, a well-traveled 39-year old, has quite a bit of responsibility for a position coach, tasked with...

What they’re saying about the Eagles: Wentz will be NFL’s most improved QB in 2017
June 1st, 2017 at 9:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** It will be a pretty major disappointment for the Eagles if Carson Wentz isn't able to take at least some step forward in 2017, but a group of national writers believes that Wentz should be up to the challenge. Behind the paywall at ESPN Insider, NFL writers are answering questions...