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Philadelphia Eagles LeSean McCoy Talks DeSean Jackson Departure, Chip Kelly and Darren Sproles
April 13th, 2014 at 12:18 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles made one of the more surprising moves of the offseason when they released Pro Bowl wide receiver DeSean Jackson. Since then a CBS-3 report surfaced saying Jackson was a problem for head coach Chip Kelly and not well liked by his teammates. Eagles running back LeSean McCoy...

Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy and Citi Thank You Program Host Football Clinic
April 12th, 2014 at 6:59 PM
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy and Citi Thank You Program put on a great football clinic at Camden Catholic High School Saturday. The event, presented by Pro Camps, allowed more than 70 children the opportunity to meet and participate in various drills with McCoy and certified high school and...

Philadelphia Eagles’ 2014 NFL Draft Prospect – WR Mike Evans
April 8th, 2014 at 4:49 PM
The 2014 NFL Draft is another day closer and that means it's another day to take a look at potential draft prospects for the Philadelphia Eagles.  The Eagles have some holes they need to fill on both sides of the ball.  However, the biggest hole was recently created with the...

Philadelphia Eagles LB Jake Knott Suspended for First Four Games of 2014 Season
April 4th, 2014 at 11:23 PM
For the first four games of the 2014 season, the Philadelphia Eagles will be without linebacker Jake Knott.  The linebacker was handed a four game suspension by the NFL for violation of the performance-enhancing substances policy that the league has in place. ***PHOTO1*** With all of these policies in place, players need...

Philadelphia Eagles’ 2014 NFL Draft Prospect – WR Allen Robinson
April 1st, 2014 at 9:37 PM
It's that time of the offseason again.  Every team is looking at their roster and figuring out which holes need to be filled in the draft or are building for the future.  For the Philadelphia Eagles, its a little bit of both.  With the outright release of wide receiver DeSean...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign QB Mark Sanchez to One-Year Deal
March 28th, 2014 at 5:50 PM
After much speculation, the Philadelphia Eagles have officially signed free-agent quarterback Mark Sanchez to a one-year deal.  Sanchez was released by the New York Jets just prior to their announcement of signing former Eagles quarterback Michael Vick. ***PHOTO1*** Including a $750,000 signing bonus, Sanchez's one-year deal is worth $2.25 million.  However, incentives...

Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson Released, Denies Gang Connections
March 28th, 2014 at 3:49 PM
Today, the Philadelphia Eagles announced the release wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The 27 year old is coming off his best season as a professional where he caught 82 passes for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns. “First I would like to thank the Eagles organization, the Eagles fans and the city of...

Philadelphia Eagles Guard Evan Mathis Seeks New Contract After Breakout Season
March 27th, 2014 at 2:51 PM
It is becoming more and more common that we see today's players seek a new contract after having a breakout season.  We have seen it twice with Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson and the most recent time came within two days after being knocked out of the postseason.  The...

WR DeSean Jackson Likely to Be Released If Philadelphia Eagles Can’t Trade Him
March 22nd, 2014 at 2:28 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been taking calls from other teams that are interested in trading for wide receiver DeSean Jackson.  At first, the Eagles said they weren't actively shopping Jackson, but it has become quite clear they are.  However, the latest report is that the Eagles are willing to cut...

Former Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick Signs with New York Jets
March 21st, 2014 at 9:29 PM
Michael Vick said he was open to the idea of returning to the Philadelphia Eagles as their backup quarterback next season.  However, everyone knew he wanted another chance to be a starting quarterback and the Eagles decided to go in a different direction with the backup position.  Vick is going...

Are the Philadelphia Eagles Looking to Trade WR DeSean Jackson?
March 18th, 2014 at 11:20 PM
In recent days, talk about the Philadelphia Eagles trading DeSean Jackson has skyrocketed.  However, the Eagles aren't "actively" shopping the star wide receiver.  That hasn't stopped them from taking calls about a potential trade as at least two teams have inquired about Jackson. ***PHOTO2*** The trade talk seemed to have come out...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign RB Darren Sproles to Two-Year Extension One Day After Trading for Him
March 15th, 2014 at 10:42 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been making mostly defensive signings in free agency this offseason.  However, one of their biggest acquisitions came on Thursday when they traded for New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles.  To make things even better, the Eagles signed Sproles to a contract extension on Friday. ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles...

Free Agent Frenzy: Philadelphia Eagles Bolstering Their Secondary
March 13th, 2014 at 10:50 PM
After going on a free agent signing spree over the past few off-seasons, the Philadelphia Eagles are taking the slow and quiet approach to the free agent market this year.  Free agents that were supposed to make the defense better turned out to be a bust (ex. Nnamdi Asomugha, Patrick...

Philadelphia Eagles Re-sign P Donnie Jones, Release S Patrick Chung at Start of Free Agency Period
March 11th, 2014 at 8:30 PM
The NFL's free agency period began at 4:00 p.m. today and it didn't take long for the Philadelphia Eagles to start making some noise.  While they didn't sign any big free agents right away, they did re-sign punter Donnie Jones while releasing safety Patrick Chung. ***PHOTO1*** The release of Chung did not...

Philadelphia Eagles Going in a Different Direction, Will not Bring Michael Vick Back Next Season
March 5th, 2014 at 9:31 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles gave Michael Vick a second chance at his NFL career.  After five seasons with the Eagles, Vick will head to free agency in search of a new team. ***PHOTO1*** CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reported that the Eagles have decided to not bring Vick back as the...

Philadelphia Eagles Have Been Busy: Jason Peters, Riley Cooper, Jason Kelce and Jeremy Maclin Have Been Re-signed
February 28th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles front office has been very busy over the past couple of days.  In the past 36 hours, the Eagles have re-signed three of their would-be free agents. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: Ed Yourdon / Foter / CC BY-SA There were conflicting reports over the past week about who would be the...

Will Jeremy Maclin Be on the Philadelphia Eagles Roster Next Season?
February 21st, 2014 at 11:08 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will be busy this offseason as they decide which free agents should stay, who should go and who they should go after on the free agent market.  The biggest question that many have is whether or not wide receiver Jeremy Maclin will be wearing midnight green when...

Former Philadelphia Eagles Center Ken Farragut Passes Away at 85
February 18th, 2014 at 7:46 PM
After battling diabetes for years, former Philadelphia Eagles center Ken Farragut has passed away at the age of 85 Sunday morning due to complications from the metabolic disease. ***PHOTO1*** Farragut only played four seasons in Philadelphia after the Eagles drafted him out of the University of Mississippi in the sixth round of...

Facelift, Phase 2: Philadelphia Eagles to Add More Seats, New Video Boards to Lincoln Financial Field
February 6th, 2014 at 10:03 PM
Just by looking at Lincoln Financial Field, you can tell that the Philadelphia Eagles are making big strides in upgrading their home.  In the past year, the Linc has seen a variety of upgrades ranging from the club suits, better WiFi signals, wider entrances and solar panels/wind turbines to power...

Is a Super Bowl in Philadelphia a Possibility?
January 31st, 2014 at 11:05 PM
It's Super Bowl Weekend and for the first time ever, the championship game will be played in a cold climate outdoor stadium as the Denver Broncos go head-to-head with the Seattle Seahawks in East Rutherford, New Jersey at MetLife Stadium.  With that in mind, Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie is...