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The Philadelphia Eagles Sign John Moffitt
June 29th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the singing of guard John Moffitt on Monday. The signing of Moffitt will add much needed depth on the offensive line. Moffitt, 28, was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the third round of the 2011 draft. He started 15 games for the Seahawks in his...

The Philadelphia Eagles Sign OL Jared Wheeler
June 15th, 2015 at 7:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles signed offensive lineman Jared Wheeler to a one-year deal Monday afternoon. Wheeler, 24, attended the University of Miami and, according to the Eagles' website, was recruit of current Eagles' offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland. Wheeler appeared in 38 games while at Miami, starting six games as a senior...

The NFLPA is Reviewing Mathis’ Release
June 12th, 2015 at 5:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NFL Players Association is reviewing the Philadelphia Eagles' releasing of Evan Mathis, this according to a tweet from Tim McManus of Eagles 24/7. The Eagles have not violated any rules regarding their decision to release Mathis. He had been seeking a new contract from the Eagles, something the team...

The Philadelphia Eagles Release Evan Mathis.
June 11th, 2015 at 4:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles released Evan Mathis on Thursday. Mathis has been a no-show at voluntary OTA's this offseason and was wanting more money from the team. Mathis, 33, was seeking a new contract from the Eagles. He felt that he had out-preformed the contract that he signed in 2012. He...

Cary Williams Rips Chip Kelly’s Methods. He May Have a Point.
June 11th, 2015 at 2:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last season, after a 37-34 win over the Washington Redskins, Cary Williams told reporters that the Philadelphia Eagles were being overworked in practice by head coach Chip Kelly. Williams was a free agent this off-season and signed with the Seattle Seahawks, and he still stands by the comments he made...

Will Tim Tebow Make the Final 53-Man Roster?
June 4th, 2015 at 1:29 PM
***PHOTO1*** When Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly brought in Tim Tebow for a workout he said he was just kicking the tires on the former Heisman winner. Then Kelly signed Tebow to a one-year deal. Mark Sanchez said he was told Tebow was brought in as a "camp arm" while...

LeSean McCoy Says He is Done Talking About Chip Kelly and the Eagles
June 3rd, 2015 at 4:39 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy spoke to the media for the first time since he told ESPN The Magazine that Chip Kelly got rid of "all the good black players". According to reports out of Buffalo, McCoy was not interested in elaborating on his comments. When he was...

What Chip Kelly Wants in a Running Back
June 2nd, 2015 at 1:37 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly has made major changes to the Philadelphia Eagles this offseason. The most surprising move was trading away the franchise's all-time leading rusher LeSean McCoy, who is still in the prime of his career. Jeffrey Lurie, the owner of the team, told reporters at the owners meeting that McCoy...

A Look at the Quarterback Situation for the Philadelphia Eagles
June 1st, 2015 at 2:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Last Thursday during a press conference Chip Kelly said that if a game were to be played that day Mark Sanchez would be the starting quarterback. He also said that there would be an open competition at quarterback over the summer. There will be a competition at quarterback. Just not...

Byron Maxwell Makes Bold Perdiction for 2015 Season
May 29th, 2015 at 12:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** Byron Maxwell is coming off back-to-back Super Bowl appearances as a member of the Seattle Seahawks and when speaking to MMQB on Thursday he said there are similarities between the two organizations, and expects to heading to Super Bowl 50 with the Philadelphia Eagles. Maxwell was the top free agent cornerback...

Chip Kelly Responds to LeSean McCoy’s Comments
May 28th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Chip Kelly held a press conference on Thursday before the Philadelphia Eagles' OTA practice. It was the first time Kelly spoke to members of the media since LeSean McCoy insinuated that Kelly was a racist because he "got rid of all the good black players" during an interview with ESPN...

Evan Mathis Has not Reported to OTA’s
May 27th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** One position the Philadelphia Eagles did not address during the draft or free agency was the offensive line. Maybe they should have. 11-year veteran Evan Mathis, who is considered to be one of the best guards in the league, did not reported to the Eagles organized team activities on Tuesday. It is...

Will the Philadelphia Eagles Target Free Agent Safety D.J. Swearinger?
May 11th, 2015 at 1:48 PM
***PHOTO1*** Houston Texans safety D.J. Swearinger has apparently been released by team, this according to his personal Instagram account. One heck of an opportunity #texannation I appreciate everything and the opportunities and memories!! It's time for a new chapter and the defining moment of my career!! So long #HOUSTONTEXANS The team has yet...

The Philadelphia Eagles Anncounce the Signing of Four Rookies.
May 8th, 2015 at 12:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles announced the signing of four out of the six rookies they drafted last week. They have agreed to terms with Nelson Agholor, Eric Rowe, Randall Evans, and Brian Mihalik. The Eagles signed first round pick Nelson Agholor to a four-year deal on Thursday. NFL.com's Chris Wesseling is...

LeSean McCoy Tells ESPN That Chip Kelly ‘Got Rid of All the Good Black Players’
May 6th, 2015 at 12:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** Former Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy said he was done talking about Philadelphia and the Eagles, and the Eagles' thought they were done talking about him. Guess not. In an interview with ESPN The Magazine, which hits the stands on May 25th, McCoy was asked to compare his former coach...

The Philadelphia Eagles Select Defensive End Brian Mihalik in the Seventh Round.
May 3rd, 2015 at 2:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles finished this year's draft selecting defensive end Brian Mihalik from Boston College in the seventh round. Mihalik, 6'9" 295lbs, played for four years while attending Boston College. During his college career Mihalik recorded 86 total tackles, 16 tackles for a loss, 8.5 sacks, one interception and three forced...

The Philadelphia Eagles Select Randall Evans with Their Second Sixth Round Pick.
May 2nd, 2015 at 7:07 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles selected cornerback Randall Evans from Kansas State with their second pick in the sixth round. Evans is the third cornerback the Eagles have selected in this year's draft. Evans, 6'0" 200 lbs, appeared in 51 games while at Kansas State, he recorded 210 total tackles, 10.5 tackles...

The Philadelphia Eagles Select JaCorey Shepherd in the Sixth Round.
May 2nd, 2015 at 6:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** When the Philadelphia Eagles traded up in the second round they also acquired a sixth round pick from the Miami Dolphins. With that pick the Eagles selected JaCorey Shepherd, cornerback from Kansas. Shepherd started off his career in Kansas as a wide receiver. He only spent one season on the...

The Philadelphia Eagles Select Linebacker Jordan Hicks in the Third Round.
May 1st, 2015 at 6:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles selected linebacker Jordan Hicks from Texas with their third round pick. Hicks, 6'1", 234 lbs, played at Texas from 2010-2014. He appeared in 42 games at Texas, recording 231 tackles, 20.5 tackles for a loss, 5.5 sacks, and two interceptions. He tore his Achilles during the 2012 season,...

The Philadelphia Eagles Trade up in Second Round. Select Eric Rowe, DB, Utah
May 1st, 2015 at 4:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles traded up in second round of this year's draft to select Eric Rowe, DB from Utah. Rowe appeared in 47 games at Utah. He recorded 261 total tackles, seven tackles for a loss, 1.5 sacks, three interceptions, one returned for a touchdown. He spent time playing...