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Forget the rebuild, at least Carson Wentz wants Eagles to win now
April 18th, 2017 at 12:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** At least somebody in the Eagles' organization wants to win football games now. Owner Jeff Lurie? He thinks Eagles fans -- who haven't experienced a playoff win since 2008, nine years ago -- should be patient. "We're in the mode where we're not one player away," he said at the...

Former Eagles director of football operations Tom Modrak dies at 74
April 12th, 2017 at 12:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** The 2017 NFL draft is right around the corner. The Eagles will either hold the No. 14 overall pick thanks to their trade with the Minnesota Vikings for quarterback Sam Bradford. Here is Paul Hudrick's mock draft 2.0 to get you ready for the 2017 NFL draft, which takes place April...

20 Eagles observations from the 2017 owners meetings in Phoenix
March 31st, 2017 at 10:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Eagles and the rest of the NFL's decision-makers spent a good portion of this week in Phoenix, Arizona, the site of this year's annual league meetings.  The luxurious Arizona Biltmore Hotel played host for the four-day event under the bright and hot southwestern sun.  There was minimal time to...

Lurie and Roseman were ‘mutually obsessed’ with getting Carson Wentz
March 29th, 2017 at 10:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** PHOENIX -- For months, Eagles vice president of football operations Howie Roseman has trumpeted the importance he placed on getting a franchise quarterback last April, when the team moved up to select Carson Wentz. There was an echo in Arizona on Tuesday night. And Jeff Lurie wasn't even standing in...

Jeff Lurie praises Doug Pederson for bringing locker room together
March 29th, 2017 at 1:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** PHOENIX -- Andy Reid, wearing a Hawaiian shirt, reminiscing about Veterans Stadium.  How's that for nostalgia?  After missing last year's annual meetings because of a pending knee surgery, Reid and his floral attire are in Arizona this year. And NFL Films took the opportunity to work on a piece about...