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Chip Kelly wasted little time in clearing out Andy Reid's project hold-overs...
First he got rid of Dion Lewis by trading him to Cleveland for injury-ridden but future-hopeful LB Emmanuel Acho...
Then he released linebackers Ryan Rau, Marcus Downtin, wide receiver Ron Johnson and cornerback Chris Hawkins on Thursday. All four were considered long shots to make the team. Still, it shows that Kelly isn't content to keep warm bodies on the roster to fill out spots.
I kinda liked Ryan Rau and was hoping he could get to TC one more time to prove his mettle. I guess that won't be happening...duh...
Rau impressed last year in the preseason and worked his way onto the active roster in December. He appeared in four games as a special teams contributor before suffering an ankle injury in the season finale.
Rau, 6-foot-1 and 230 pounds, likely didn't fit in the Eagles' new defensive system. The Eagles seem to be favorin...
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In a move that probably won't be a huge factor in 2013, the Philadelphia Eagles traded running back Dion Lewis to the Cleveland Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho.
Lewis had 13 carries for 69 yeards (5.3 YPC) and one touchdown last season for the Eagles.
Acho spent the entire 2012 season, his rookie season, on injured reserve after he suffered an undisclosed leg injury in the...
The Cleveland Browns continued their activity in the free agency period this offseason. On Thursday, the Browns executed a player for player trade in order to acquire running back Dion Lewis. In exchange for Lewis, the Browns sent LB Emmanuel Acho to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Lewis figures to challenge Montario Hardesty for the change of pace back in Cleveland. Lewis is just 22 and...
In a move that is being painted as “Chip Kelly remaking his roster,” the Cleveland Browns have acquired running back Dion Lewis from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for linebacker Emmanuel Acho.
A fifth-round pick of the Eagles in 2011, Lewis lost backup duties in Philly to Bryce Brown during training camp last season. At just 22 years of age, Lewis has averaged 4.75 yards...
Chip Kelly continues to shake up the Philadelphia Eagles roster.The Eagles traded running back Dion Lewis to the Cleveland Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho Thursday afternoon. It's surprising that the Eagles and Browns and still trade partners not too long after Philadelphia beat out Cleveland for Kelly's head coaching services. A fifth-round pick in 2011, Lewis rushed...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the Eagles have reached an agreement with the Browns on a trade that will send RB Dion Lewis to Cleveland for LB Emmanuel Acho.
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Player for player trades in the NFL is something of a rare occurrence. So even when non-star players are traded for one another, it is always something to get excited about. Adam Schefter is reporting that the Eagles have trade running back Dion Lewis to the Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho.
Linebackers was never one of Andy Reid’s specialties, so to Eagles fans, it must be...
Today, the Philadelphia Eagles got something out of nothing, but that's going to be news to those in the fan base that watches preseason football and wonders why it doesn't go the same as real games.
Dion Lewis was going to be no better than the third-string RB for the team this year, in his third year out of Pittsburgh as LeSean McCoy Very Lite. (McCoy also is...
New Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Emmanuel Acho
The Philadelphia Eagles had a busy Thursday making changes to their roster, making one player-for-player trade and cutting four others.
Running back Dion Lewis, acquired in the 2011 draft by Philadelphia, was traded to the Cleveland Browns. In exchange, the Birds acquired linebacker Emmanuel Acho in another move to prepare for the...