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Philadelphia Eagles: Mathis boycotts voluntary workouts

Evan Mathis has continued his polite holdout by missing the first two days of official team activities (OTAs) with the Philadelphia Eagles. Mathis has not been coy about his intentions to get a new contract and one that represents his stature in the NFL as one of its premier guards. Chip Kelly has similarly not been shy about his belief that what Mathis desires is simply too much...
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles land at No. 9 for most talented roster in NFL

Philadelphia Eagles' Chip Kelly is an unconventional coach, his offensive system is unique to NFL standards and since becoming the team's general manager, his personnel decisions have been unique to say the least. However, like it or hate it, Kelly has some serious talent on his squad after getting rid of star players like running back LeSean McCoy, DeSean Jackson, and letting...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bringing back the Philadelphia Eagles Kelly green

All NFL teams wear uniforms that do their best to look good as well as function as a representation of the city in which they play for. Others, however, stand the test of time and serve as the true colors of the city they reside in. The San Francisco 49ers cherry and gold, the San Diego Chargers powder blues, and the Oakland Raiders black and silver are just a few examples of said...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly says 6'9 DE Brian Mihalik 'the prototype for big people beat up little people'

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly likes to think out of the box and 6'9 Boston College defensive end Brian Mihalik was selected with the No. 237 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft with that in mind. One of the best athletes in the draft class, he scored the second best SPARQ rating among defensive linemen and could be a sleeper once training camp rolls around. "If you want...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles rookie receiver arriving early to practice in a taxi

Philadelphia Eagles first-round pick Nelson Agholor wants to make sure he’s at the team facility and prepared to impress Chip Kelly during his first organized activities as a member of the team. According to fellow Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews, the first-year player from Southern California is bypassing the rookie shuttle to practice, instead opting to take a taxi to...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

What’s Next For the Philadelphia Eagles?

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – DECEMBER 28: Head coach Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles looks on against the New York Giants during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) The first year of Chip Kelly in complete control of roster decisions for the Philadelphia Eagles has been one crazy roller coaster...
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Nelson Agholor is fitting in just fine with the Philadelphia Eagles so far

When the Philadelphia Eagles invested their 2015 first round pick in the wide receiver position, a position of uncertainty quickly became a position of strength for the team. Southern Cal’s Nelson Agholor had the attributes, resume and attitude to succeed at the NFL level. With OTAs beginning today and no media access to the practices until Thursday, the question still remains...
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Philadelphia Eagles LB Emmanuel Acho Eager to Get Back on the Field Again

Last season was one of promise for the Philadelphia Eagles, but it ended up being a bit of a disappointment since it ended with the team on the outside looking in when it came playoff time. So with all sorts of hype and talk surrounding the team it makes sense for some of the players to be excited about getting back on the field again--even if it is just OTAs.Linebacker Emmanuel...
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And we’re back to work—Go Eagles !!

The Memorial Day Weekend hiatus is behind us. The Philadelphia Eagles now prepare for 10 more OTA workout sessions. I am tossing out this short blurger just to turn the page. Then the scouring of the airwaves for any relevant information on the Birds begins. You may enjoy Dave Spadaro’s back-from vacay article in today’s’s “On The Inside”— Dave discusses how the...
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Emmanuel Acho taunts Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks as OTAs begin

Today the Philadelphia Eagles kick off their organized team activities, but last night one Eagle got a jump-start on the competition by calling out his quarterbacks. Linebacker Emmanuel Acho is not shy about talking trash on Twitter to anybody in the NFL, and apparently that includes his own teammates… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: Big NFL stories fans might have missed this weekend...
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Philadelphia Eagles: Zach Ertz is aiming for colossal third season

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz When Zach Ertz was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles in the second round of the 2013 NFL Draft fans had high expectations and, along with scouts, dubbed him as the next Rob Gronkowski. Gronk, at 6’6 and 265 pounds, is slightly larger than the 6’5 250 pound Ertz. Both were recognized in college because of their athleticism and soft hands...
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Sam Bradford as the Eagles New Signal Caller

View image | Sam Bradford came into the league with high expectations, and in the beginning had shown positive signs. We understood why he was a Heisman winner and drafted first overall in 2010. In his first season he set the record for most completions by a rookie and later won NFL Offensive Rookie of the year. Sam Bradford has a strong, accurate arm, and has...
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Hype builds around Eagles WR Nelson Agholor

The Philadelphia Eagles' first round selection (20th overall) is already expected to make a big impact on their 2015 season, due to all the hype surrounding him. Former USC wide receiver Nelson Agholor was the third WR taken in the NFL Draft, but many experts believe he'll emerge as the best of his class when all is said and done. CBS Sports' Bob Rang: 'It isn't just Agholor...
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Morning Muse: On Tim Tebow and NFL rule changes

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you’re all enjoying your holiday weekend. We’re in that looonng stretch of the offseason, the desert between the draft and training camp, when, at least the draw of summer distracts us slightly from how long it’s been since football season. We’ll make it. OTAs begin on May 26, so that’s something. Because we need football news, here is a rundown...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Head Coach James Franklin Has Man Crush on Philadelphia Eagles WR Jordan Mathews

A lot of guys will freely say that they are big fans of an actor or an athlete, but few will say they find another guy 'good-looking' or that they have a man-crush on one. Penn State head coach James Franklin is not one of those guys.While appearing on a recent episode of Philly Sports Talk he had no problem admitting that he has a man-crush on Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Offensive Line Under Pressure in 2015

Over the last few years, the Philadelphia Eagles have built up one of the most underrated offensive lines in the NFL. The process began with the acquisition of former Buffalo Bills OT Jason Peters, and the coming to form of long-time Eagle Todd Herremans in 2009. Soon came the additions of Jason Kelce and Evan Mathis and 2011, and the drafting of Lane Johnson 2 years later. Of these...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

How will the new PAT rules affect the Philadelphia Eagles?

The Philadelphia Eagles did not get their wish with the new proposed PAT rule. Extra points will be moved from the two-yard line to the 15-yard line, the defense can now return a turnover on a PAT or two-point conversion attempt, but if a team is attempting a two point conversion, it’s still from the two-yard line rather than the one like the Eagles wanted. No worries, the Eagles...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Marcus Smith takes advantage of offseason

Philadelphia Eagles OLB Marcus Smith Before the 2014 NFL regular season the Philadelphia Eagles drafted Marcus Smith in the first round of the NFL draft with the 26th pick. Smith was expected to compete immediately with fellow outside linebacker Brandon Graham for snaps behind Trent Cole and Connor Barwin. Instead of doing that, Smith rode the bench and barely played any snaps at...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Chip Kelly and the Eagles May Not Attempt Many Two-Point Conversions

The Philadelphia Eagles attempted but failed to change the NFL rule and make two-point conversions easier by performing them at the one-yard line. However, even before we knew the fate of their proposed rule, rumors have been circulating wild that the Eagles would be planning many two-point attempts due to the signing of quarterback Tim Tebow. This really may not be the case in 2015...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

What the Eagles gonna do?—when too many wide receivers rumble all over you?

Focus on Jordan Matthews this season—his numbers will likely be more meaningful than Nelson Agholor’s… Chip Kelly said he wanted more competition at wide receiver in 2015— well, he got his wish. Check out the competition going into the next phase of OTA action: Name POS HT WT Age Year College Agholor, Nelson WR 6-1 198 21 R USC Austin, Miles WR 6-2 215 30 10 Monmouth Ajirotutu...
Via Eagles Eye
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tim Tebow could have role in Eagles' offense

Tim Tebow could have a prominent role for Chip Kelly’s Philadelphia Eagles in 2015. No, this isn’t a joke, nor have you been transported back to the future. This is really a real thing. Tebow really could be an impact player for Kelly. This year. Consider this, from Tim McManus of, who was asked if Tebow is really part of Kelly’s plan: “It’s looking...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 1 starters: Philadelphia Eagles

With rookie mini camp underway, it’s fun to make educated guesses at who will become each team’s week-one starters. For teams will better records, it’s generally easier to correctly answer who their opening day starters will be, given as how they have less to improve. However, there are some teams that may suffer injuries during camp, or a player might standout above the rest...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez, Connor Barwin visit Amtrak crash victims, hospital staff (pics)

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez and linebacker Connor Barwin dropped by Temple University Hospital on Wednesday to visit with victims of Tuesday’s tragic derailment of Amtrak Northeast Regional Train 188, per a CSN Philly report. The hospital is one of four area hospitals that treated victims of the crash, an accident that left eight people...Read More The post Mark...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Tebow, Riley Cooper sent touching video to ill highscooler

Tim Tebow and Riley Cooper teamed up to send a touching video to a kid diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Via Gamedayr
14 days ago  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy: How NOT to handle being traded in the NFL

After hearing running back LeSean McCoy and wide receiver DeSean Jackson claim why they were let go from the Philadelphia Eagles only confirms that head coach Chip Kelly made the right choice.  “The relationship was never really great,” McCoy said. “I feel like I always respected him as a coach. I think that’s the way he runs his team. He wants the full control. You see...
Via Football By Football
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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