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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...

No Matter the Outcome, Two Philadelphia Eagles Will Win the Pro Bowl
January 23rd, 2014 at 10:18 PM
Team Jerry Rice.  Team Deion Sanders.  The 2014 Pro Bowl Draft is officially over as team managers Rice and Sanders split up 88 players over the two-day draft.  Since the Pro Bowl is no longer NFC/AFC, two of the four Philadelphia Eagles players that made the trip to the Pro...

Philadelphia Eagles Pro Bowlers: Two More Headed to Hawaii
January 17th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles were going to be sending LeSean McCoy and Jason Peters to the Pro Bowl after they were voted in.  Peters decided against going and one of the quarterbacks in the playoffs is going to have to drop out, so Nick Foles was going to be the second...

Philadelphia Eagles Pro Bowlers: Jason Peters Out, Nick Foles In
January 13th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles only had two players, running back LeSean McCoy and left tackle Jason Peters, selecting to play in this years Pro Bowl.  Quarterback Nick Foles was voted as the first alternate and due to the remaining Pro Bowl quarterbacks in the playoffs, Foles is on his away to...

Crashing the Party: Philadelphia Eagles Take on the New Orleans Saints in First Post-Season Appearance Since 2010
January 4th, 2014 at 7:29 PM
After missing the playoffs during the 2011 and 2012 seasons, firing then-head coach Andy Reid and hiring current head coach Chip Kelly prior to this season, the Philadelphia Eagles were being counted out in the NFC East when it came to the playoff picture.  That lasted through the first eight...

It All Comes Down to This: Philadelphia Eagles Vs. Dallas Cowboys, NFC East Title up for Grabs
December 29th, 2013 at 6:34 PM
It's the final game of the regular season and both teams are going for the same prize: the NFC East title.  Tonight, the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Dallas Cowboys in AT&T Stadium with the hopes of securing their first trip to the post-season since the 2010 season. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: texas_mustang...

NFL Fines Nick Foles for Illegal Block in the Minnesota Vikings Game
December 20th, 2013 at 11:06 PM
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles became the latest Eagles player to be fined by the NFL.  Foles was fined $10,000 for an illegal hit on Minnesota Vikings linebacker Erin Henderson. ***PHOTO1*** Foles' illegal hit was a "peel-back clip."  A peel-back clip is a block where a player goes low towards the legs. ...

LeSean McCoy Has “Snow Bowl” Gear Put on Display in Hall of Fame
December 12th, 2013 at 10:05 PM
For the second time this season, a member of the Philadelphia Eagles has been honored by the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  The first player was quarterback Nick Foles for his record-tying seven touchdown performance against the Oakland Raiders.  This time it is running back LeSean McCoy for his performance...

The Snow Bowl: Philadelphia Eagles Plowed Through the Detroit Lions in 34-20 Victory
December 10th, 2013 at 7:40 PM
Snow.  Lot's of snow.  The Philadelphia Eagles pulled off a second half comeback Sunday afternoon en route to their 34-20 victory over the Detroit Lions in the "Snow Bowl" at Lincoln Financial Field.  ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: Jake Slagle / Foter.com / CC BY-NC THE WEATHER The original weather forecast for today was an inch...

Chip Kelly Confident in Nick Foles as Long-Term Starting Quarterback; 1,000 Yards for DeSean Jackson
December 3rd, 2013 at 11:16 PM
It's been one week since Chip Kelly announced that Nick Foles would be the Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback for the rest of the season.  After Nick Foles led the Eagles to another win on Sunday over the Arizona Cardinals, Chip Kelly expressed his confidence in Foles as the starting quarterback...

Nick Foles Honored Again, Wins NFC Offensive Player of the Month
November 30th, 2013 at 11:39 AM
Nick Foles has been honored multiple times this season for his performances.  He's been named the FedEx Air Player of the Week twice.  He's been named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week twice.  He had his jersey, cleats and a football from his record-tying performance against the Oakland Raiders...

It’s Official: Chip Kelly Names Nick Foles as Starting QB for the Remainder of the Philadelphia Eagles’ Season
November 26th, 2013 at 9:47 PM
It took him long enough, but Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has finally announced that Nick Foles will be the Eagles' starting quarterback for the remainder of the season.  Michael Vick, who is still sidelined with his re-injured hamstring, will be the backup quarterback for the remainder of the...

Early Pro Bowl Rankings: LeSean McCoy Ninth in Votes
November 21st, 2013 at 4:21 PM
The NFL released the early fan vote rankings for the 2014 Pro Bowl.  Among the top 10 players, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy ranks ninth in fan votes.  Other Eagles players should be making their way to the Pro Bowl this season as well. ***PHOTO1*** Jamal Charles, Marshawn Lynch and Adrian...

With Michael Vick Possibly Returning After Bye Week, What Should Chip Kelly Do with QB Situation?
November 18th, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Arizona Cardinals.  Detroit Lions.  Minnesota Vikings.  Chicago Bears.  Dallas Cowboys.  Those are the last five games on the Philadelphia Eagles schedule in that order following their bye week.  They have already played five of their six divisional games with their final one being against the Cowboys.  With only five games...

Philadelphia Eagles Look to Get First Home Win of Season Against Washington Redskins, Claim Sole Possession of First Place in NFC East
November 17th, 2013 at 12:41 PM
It's been 10 games since the Philadelphia Eagles last won at home at Lincoln Financial Field.  In today's NFC East divisional matchup, the Eagles look to take down Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins in order to break away from the Dallas Cowboys and claim sole possession of first...

Wins on the Road, No Wins at Home: Philadelphia Eagles Need to Change That on Sunday
November 16th, 2013 at 10:51 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are 10 games into the season with a record of 5-5.  Five wins and one loss came on the road.  Their other four losses have come from playing at home at Lincoln Financial Field.  However, the losses at home don't stop there. ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles have lost their last...

Chip Kelly Named Nick Foles as the Starting QB for Remainder of Season? Yes and No.
November 14th, 2013 at 10:03 PM
During the preseason, Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly saw that he had two quarterbacks that were capable of running his offense: Michael Vick and Nick Foles.  It was a close competition between the two, but Kelly chose Vick as the starting quarterback for the season.  Ten games into the...

Nick Foles Named FedEx Air Player of the Week for Second Time in Three Starts
November 9th, 2013 at 12:31 AM
Nick Foles was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Week for the second time earlier this week.  Foles also had some of his gear from his record-tying performance against the Oakland Raiders placed in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.  The honors just keep coming for Foles this season. ***PHOTO1*** Photo...

Nick Foles Named NFC Player of the Week, Has Jersey Put in Hall of Fame
November 8th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
Nick Foles has earned himself two more honors this week after his record-tying performance against the Oakland Raiders this past Sunday.  Foles led the Philadelphia Eagles to a 49-20 victory over the Raiders in his first start since sustaining a concussion against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** Throwing seven touchdowns with no interceptions...

Nick Foles Leads Philadelphia Eagles to 49-20 Victory Over the Oakland Raiders, Has Best Game of Career
November 3rd, 2013 at 10:46 PM
Two weeks ago, Nick Foles was irrelevant in the Philadelphia Eagles loss to the Dallas Cowboys.  Two weeks ago, Foles suffered a concussion which kept him sidelined last week as the Eagles played their second game against the New York Giants.  Fast forward to today when Foles led the Eagles...