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NewsTags: Chip KellyPhiladelphia EaglesFor about a decade and a half, former Eagles head coach Andy Reid built the Birds with the thought that he wanted to assemble an undersized, fast and quick football team.
Yesterday new Eagles head coach Chip Kelly made it clear that he doesn’t want to go that route and I think that’s a good thing [...](Read more...)
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It’s going to be fun in Philadelphia for the 2013 season, coach Chip Kelly has his own way of explaining what he wants on defense, and it’s basic straight to the point. Kelly, ever the sophisticated offensive mind has a brutally simple philosophy on defense. There is two ways to go when building a defense, small based on speed or big dependent on strength. Kelly is prescribing...
Recently acquired receiver Arrelious Benn, in the final year of his rookie contract, signed an extension that will keep him in a Philadelphia Eagles uniform through 2014, reports Pro Football Talk.
The Eagles traded with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for Benn, who has caught 59 passes for 862 yards and five touchdowns in three seasons.
“Right now, I’m hungry to prove a lot...
There has been speculation that the Philadelphia Eagles are attempting
to trade Jeremy Maclin, but Geoff Mosher of CSN Philly reports the team isn’t
actively shopping the wide receiver.
Despite the fact that Maclin is entering the final year of
his rookie contract, a team source told Mosher that the Eagles intend to hang
on to the fifth-year pro.
Philadelphia made Maclin...
I wanted this piece to be a history of the best tradebacks in Eagles draft lore. Trading back is when you deal an earlier pick to another team for two or more of their later picks...or some other valuable consideration.
It seems to me the way to go if you want the most bang for your draft buck.
This is the latest post in Kurt’s continuing series to identify the NFL’s Ultimate Franchise Player of All-Time. For an explanation of his methodology for choosing each franchise’s ultimate franchise player, and then how you and he will choose the NFL’s Ultimate Franchise Player from that list, click here.
Previous selections: ARI | ATL | BAL | BUF | CAR | CHI | CIN | CLE...
Chiefs new head coach Andy Reid mentioned on Tuesday that they’ve been in contract with a few teams regarding their No. 1 overall pick in the upcoming draft.
“They’re been a couple of teams that have talked to us,” said Reid, via USA Today. ”We’re going to keep all the options open.”
Reid added that they’re currently considering ”about eight to 10 guys” if they...
Andy Reid is all about gamesmanship, and with his Kansas City Chiefs owning the #1 overall pick in the 2013 NFL Draft, Reid is holding all the cards.
The Chiefs traded for quarterback Alex Smith, so all indications were that the Chiefs would have their sights set on offensive tackle.
Not so fast according to Reid. The Chiefs are very aware that any team that covets quarterback...
Adam Caplan reports that the Chiefs are sending a ”contingent” of personnel that includes head coach Andy Reid and GM John Dorsey to work out Texas A&M LT Luke Joeckel on Friday.
Caplan adds that Kansas City is also expected to hold a workout with Oklahoma LT Lane Johnson after meeting with Joeckel.
It’s by no means uncommon to see an NFL team setup a workout with...