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Philadelphia Eagles Fantasy Football Preview – Wide Receivers
September 4th, 2013 at 11:45 AM
Even though the first game of the 2013 NFL season, the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens, is tomorrow night, fans will continue to do fantasy drafts.  The Philadelphia Eagles get their season started on the road when they take on the Washington Redskins in the first of two Monday...

Injury Bug Hitting Philadelphia Eagles Hard
August 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
Add another one to the list of Philadelphia Eagles players with a torn ACL.  Wide receiver Arrelious Benn tore his ACL in his left knee during practice today. ***PHOTO1*** This is the second time Benn has torn the ACL in his left knee.  The first time he tore it was in 2010. Benn...

Jeremy Maclin Tears ACL in Right Knee, Out for Season
July 27th, 2013 at 10:19 PM
Philadelphia Eagles' wide receiver Jeremy Maclin is out for the season after tearing his anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during practice today, as reported by CSNPhilly.com.  It was the second practice of training camp with the full team. ***PHOTO1*** Maclin's injury occurred roughly an hour into practice towards the end...

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...

Philadelphia Eagles Release S Jaiquawn Jarrett and Sign WR Mardy Gilyard
September 11th, 2012 at 5:17 PM
News has come out of Philadelphia today that the Eagles have released 2011 second round draft pick Jaiquawn Jarrett.  The release of Jarrett makes room for the Eagles to sign wide receiver Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard played well for the Eagles throughout the preseason, but was released during final cuts.   ***PHOTO1*** After...

Philadelphia Eagles Final Round of Cuts Include Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard
August 31st, 2012 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles must trim the roster down to 53 players by Monday.  The next two to be cut are Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard according to Adam Caplan.  With Hanson out of the picture, the Eagles will put rookie Brandon Boykin in at Nickel.  Second year man Curtis Marsh will backup...

Philadelphia Eagles: Three Strengths for 2012
August 13th, 2012 at 9:30 AM
On Saturday Eagles101 brokedown the key weaknesses of the Philadelphia Eagles. As promised, here's is a look at the three biggest strengths of the Eagles heading into the 2012 season. ***PHOTO1*** The biggest strength of the Philadelphia Eagles has to be running back LeSean “Shady”McCoy. Shady had a breakout season in 2011,...

Thousands of Philadelphia Eagles Fans Flocked to Miami This Past Weekend
December 13th, 2011 at 11:51 PM
On Sunday afternoon, Sun Life Stadium in Miami, Florida turned into Lincoln Financial Field South. Somewhere between 20,000 and 30,000 fans of the Philadelphia Eagles entered the stadium, cheered on the team wearing midnight green, and saw the Eagles keep their slim playoff hopes alive with a 26-10 victory over...

Jason Avant Reflects on His Comments About “Bandwagon Fans”
November 5th, 2011 at 11:15 AM
Earlier this week, Philadelphia Eagles' wide receiver Jason Avant sparked some controversy amongst the Eagles' fanbase when he said that the Eagles did not want the bandwagon fans to jump back on board the Eagles' ship and that they were better off with the fans bad-mouthing the team. Avant reflected...

Vince Young’s MRI Revealed a Hamstring Strain; Listed as Day-to-Day
September 3rd, 2011 at 12:24 AM
Philadelphia Eagles' backup quarterback Vince Young received the best news that he could on Friday after his MRI on his right hamstring that he tweaked in Thursday's preseason game against the New York Jets. The MRI showed that Young only strained his hamstring and there is no tear in the...

Mike Kafka Prepares to Be The Philadelphia Eagles’ Backup Quarterback
July 12th, 2011 at 6:33 PM
It is no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles' current backup quarterback Kevin Kolb is on the trade market. Rumors have been swirling around Kolb and his future. Kolb has the potential to go to a team that needs a quarterback and make a serious impact. Michael Vick came in to...

Are the Philadelphia Eagles Really Interested in Plaxico Burress?
June 6th, 2011 at 9:45 AM
The rumors that have been popping up over the past few weeks about Plaxico Burress had him headed out of jail and straight into Philadelphia. Burress was quoted earlier this week as saying he would love to come to Philadelphia and play with Michael Vick and company, and Michael Vick...

Philadelphia Eagles Get Together for First Organized Workout
May 19th, 2011 at 6:14 PM
As we reported a few days ago, Michael Vick and Brent Celek had been in favor of getting the team together and getting some type of organized workouts going during the lockout to begin getting people in shape. Many teams throughout the NFL have taken this route and the Eagles...