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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 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...

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...

What Do the Philadelphia Eagles Have to Do to Turn the Season Around?
September 29th, 2013 at 10:37 PM
With a 52-20 win over the Philadelphia Eagles, the Denver Broncos handed the Eagles their third straight loss this season.  The Eagles have been downright hard to watch over the past few weeks and the thrashing the Broncos handed them made it even worse.  With that in mind, what do...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Michael Vick Primed for a Big Game Versus San Diego Chargers
September 13th, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is coming off an extremely efficient outing against the Washington Redskins on Monday night and is set up for an incredibly favorable matchup against the San Diego Chargers. The Chargers secondary was helpless against Matt Schaub and the Houston Texans on Monday night. San Diego...

Teammate Tensions, Riley Cooper and Cary Williams Fight at Practice
September 5th, 2013 at 8:59 PM
Per a CSNPhilly.com report by Geoff Mosher, wide receiver Riley Cooper and cornerback Cary Williams started fighting each other during today's practice. ***PHOTO1*** The fight took place about thirty minutes into the practice and their teammates had to break it up.  Just moments before the fight took place, Cooper was being covered...

Philadelphia Eagles Fantasy Football Preview – Wide Receivers
September 4th, 2013 at 11:45 AM
Even though the first game of the 2013 NFL season, the Denver Broncos against the Baltimore Ravens, is tomorrow night, fans will continue to do fantasy drafts.  The Philadelphia Eagles get their season started on the road when they take on the Washington Redskins in the first of two Monday...

Who Will Make the Final Cut for the Philadelphia Eagles? — Offensive Roster Projections
August 29th, 2013 at 11:54 PM
All across the NFL, teams are preparing to make their final roster cuts by the 6:00 p.m. Saturday deadline.  The preseason finale for each team will greatly help coaches with the decision of who makes the 53-man roster and who goes.  For Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, some roster...

Injury Bug Hitting Philadelphia Eagles Hard
August 6th, 2013 at 10:09 PM
Add another one to the list of Philadelphia Eagles players with a torn ACL.  Wide receiver Arrelious Benn tore his ACL in his left knee during practice today. ***PHOTO1*** This is the second time Benn has torn the ACL in his left knee.  The first time he tore it was in 2010. Benn...

Riley Cooper Video Fallout Continues, Receives Threats
August 4th, 2013 at 9:06 PM
Riley Cooper, the embattled wide receiver of the Philadelphia Eagles, has received threats via Twitter. ***PHOTO1*** In the fallout from a video of Cooper using a racial slur at the Kenny Chesney concert in Philadelphia back in June became public last week, Cooper has been fined by the team and has left...

Riley Cooper Seeks Counseling, Leaves Team Indefinitely
August 2nd, 2013 at 9:50 PM
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper has been excused by the team from all training camp activities as he seeks counseling after using a racial slur at a concert in June. ***PHOTO1*** A video came out on Wednesday of Cooper using a racial slur towards a security guard at the Kenny Chesney...

Riley Cooper Apologizes to Team and Fans for Racial Slur
July 31st, 2013 at 10:27 PM
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper attended the Kenny Chesney concert in Philadelphia earlier this month and a video surfaced earlier today with Cooper using a racial slur, as reported by ESPN. ***PHOTO1*** The slur was directed towards African Americans and in the video, Cooper said he would "fight every ------." In response...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign WR Greg Salas and Release WR Mardy Gilyard
November 24th, 2012 at 11:15 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles signed second year wide out Greg Salas yesterday.  Salas had been released by the New England Patriots on Thursday.  In order to make room for Salas, the Eagles front office decided to release third year wide out Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard had seen some playing time earlier this...

Injuries not a Concern for the Philadelphia Eagles
October 11th, 2012 at 6:23 PM
***PHOTO1***Every active player on the Philadelphia Eagles participated in practice today.  The Eagles should consider themselves fortunate to be this healthy heading into week six.  Yes, there were season ending injuries to Jason Kelce and Jason Peters, but outside of those the Eagles are as healthy as possible.  The Eagles...

Injuries Adding up for the Undefeated Philadelphia Eagles
September 22nd, 2012 at 2:36 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are sitting atop the NFL at 2-0.  The wins have not been pretty, but nonetheless they have been W's.  The first two games have exacted a hefty price on the Eagles in terms of injuries.  Center and leader of the offensive line Jason Kelce has been placed...

Philadelphia Eagles Release S Jaiquawn Jarrett and Sign WR Mardy Gilyard
September 11th, 2012 at 5:17 PM
News has come out of Philadelphia today that the Eagles have released 2011 second round draft pick Jaiquawn Jarrett.  The release of Jarrett makes room for the Eagles to sign wide receiver Mardy Gilyard.  Gilyard played well for the Eagles throughout the preseason, but was released during final cuts.   ***PHOTO1*** After...

Philadelphia Eagles Update, 4 Days Away from Kickoff
September 5th, 2012 at 6:20 PM
The 2012 NFL Season will kickoff tonight with Cowboys vs Giants.  The Eagles will kickoff in four days against the Cleveland Browns in Cleveland.  As the season approaches teams are concerned with the health of their players after a tough training camp schedule.   ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles were able to escape the...

Philadelphia Eagles Final Round of Cuts Include Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard
August 31st, 2012 at 1:03 PM
***PHOTO1***The Philadelphia Eagles must trim the roster down to 53 players by Monday.  The next two to be cut are Joselio Hanson and Mardy Gilyard according to Adam Caplan.  With Hanson out of the picture, the Eagles will put rookie Brandon Boykin in at Nickel.  Second year man Curtis Marsh will backup...

Preseason Game 1 Preview Steelers Vs Eagles
August 8th, 2012 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Football season will officially be underway for the Eagles Thursday, August 9 as they kick off the preseason against the Pittsburgh Steelers at 7:30 pm EDT.  Although it is a preseason game, Eagles fans will pack Lincoln Financial Field to catch their first glimpse of the team.  The Eagles family...

Status of Eagles Receiving Corps After Cooper Fractures Collarbone
July 28th, 2012 at 7:00 PM
  Saturday, July 28 2012… Eagles quarterbacks, wide receivers, and defensive backs are working on their one on one drills.  Vick drops back as WR Riley Cooper streaks down the field being covered by CB Curtis Marsh.  Cooper is able to get his hands on the ball, but is instantly knocked...