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Chip Kelly Says the NFL Draft Went Too Slow for Him

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

In Chip Kelly's first NFL season, he has already implemented a number of changes to the Eagles. He hands out smoothies to his players when they come off the practice field, he has sped up some things on the practice field and he has changed the attitude in Philadelphia. This ...

Matt Barkley Slips to the Third Day of the Draft, Lands in Philadelphia

Monday, April 29th, 2013

One year ago, Matt Barkley almost certainly would have been a high first-round draft pick, but he decided to stay at USC for his senior season. Things didn't go well for the Trojans, Barkley got injured and this past weekend, he slipped all the way to the fourth round. Now ...

Kansas City Takes Eric Fisher No. 1 Overall in a First Round Dominated by Linemen

Friday, April 26th, 2013

The first night of the NFL Draft came and went Thursday night and, to no surprise, it was a first round dominated by offensive linemen. Three of the first four picks were offensive tackles, including Eric Fisher who went No. 1 overall to the Kansas City Chiefs. Eric Fisher, Luke Joeckel, ...

Sharrif Floyd Talks Oakland and Philadelphia, Says he Didn’t Watch Football Until 2007

Thursday, April 25th, 2013

Sharrif Floyd might be a local Philadelphia kid, and he might be a top-five pick tonight in the opening round of the NFL Draft. Despite that, though, Floyd didn't grow up an Eagles fan ... or a football fan at all. Sharrif Floyd joined Anthony Gargano, Glen Macnow, and Ray Didinger ...

DeSean Jackson: I’m Honored That my Game-Winning Punt Return vs. Giants was Voted NFL’s ‘Greatest Play Ever

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

The people voted and somehow DeSean Jackson now owns the rights to the greatest play in NFL history. Fan voting can cause some bizarre results, but the Eagles fans got out there and made sure their guy won the contest. There were over 58 million who voted for Jackson's play and ...

Connor Barwin Discusses Joining Philadelphia, Reason Behind His Drop in Production Last Year

Monday, March 25th, 2013

The Philadelphia Eagles needed to make serious changes on defense after a disappointing 4-12 season last year. Connor Barwin inked a deal in Philadelphia for six years and it has a base value of $36 million with a maximum value of $40 million. Barwin joins cornerback Cary Williams and safety Kenny Phillips ...

Cary Williams Says Dennis Dixon’s Endorsement of Chip Kelly Factored into His Decision to Sign with the Eagles

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Cary Williams was one of several Ravens defensive starters to exit Baltimore this month. And while Williams says that almost every team in the league had interest in him, he chose to join the Philadelphia Eagles. Money was surely a factor, but Williams also says a former teammate and Chip ...

Cullen Jenkins: “Dream Team” Label Made it Harder on the Eagles

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Cullen Jenkins has jumped ship in the NFC East from the Philadelphia Eagles to the New York Giants. With Chris Canty gone, Jenkins will be expected to play a major role in New York's defensive front, which became world famous a year ago when the Giants won the Super Bowl ...

Cullen Jenkins on his Time in Philadelphia: “It Was Rough … We Didn’t Jell Together Enough”

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013

Cullen Jenkins is back on the market after two failed seasons with the 'Dream Team' Philadelphia Eagles. He becomes the fourth notable player the Eagles signed in the summer of 2011 who is already off the roster, with more likely to come in the next few days and weeks. Cullen Jenkins ...

Michael Vick Says He’s “Embarrassed” About Last Year, Will “Pray to God” He Can Stay Healthy In Chip Kelly’s Offense

Friday, February 15th, 2013

To almost everyone's surprise, Michael Vick is back with the Philadelphia Eagles. But with a new coaching staff in place and a new offense being adopted by the Eagles, Vick will have to beat out Nick Foles and whomever else the Eagles bring in if he wants to enter 2013 ...