Tagged: ‘Jeff Lurie’

John DeFilippo shows no bitterness after Eagles blocked him from leaving
June 12th, 2017 at 12:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** For the first time this offseason, the Eagles are required to be at the facility this week.  After several weeks of voluntary practices (OTAs), the Eagles are set to kick off their mandatory minicamp this week. It runs from Tuesday to Thursday. Players will report Monday for physicals.  This is...

Sidney Jones and Rasul Douglas selections make Lurie think of 2002 draft
April 29th, 2017 at 9:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** Even Jeffrey Lurie couldn't help but draw parallels between the Eagles' selections on day two of the 2017 NFL Draft and certain aspects of the class of 2002. The difference is the stakes might be even higher for Sidney Jones and Rasul Douglas than they were when the club took...

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...