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The NFL free agency period began today and the Eagles started it off by making sure two of their better players were going to remain with the team for several more years. Both Todd Herremans and Trent Cole signed contract extensions today, with Herremans being extended through 2016 and Cole's exact contract not yet announced but expected to be for about the same number of years.Herremans was rewarded for his versatile play along the line as the deal could give him about 20 million dollars of guaranteed money. Cole also is much deserving of more guaranteed money given how valuable he is as one of the best pass rushers in the NFL.What the Eagles do next in free agency isn't clear, though there have been some rumblings about LB's and backup running backs being on their wishlist. With DeSean Jackson getting good money with the franchise tag and the Eagles giving extensions to a few of their own, there likely isn't a ton of money left for the Birds to make a big splash...
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Just before the start of free agency, the Philadelphia Eagles announced a move not related to a free agent. The Eagles signed OT Todd Herremans, 29, to a 3-year extension, taking his contract with the Birds through 2016.
Most of us were expecting that signing Evan Mathis, now a free agent, would have been the first move on the o-line taken by Philadelphia, but the Birds wanted to...
The Eagles signed offensive tackle Todd Herremans Tuesday to a three-year contract extension through 2016.
Herremans, 29, started all 16 games in 2011 at tackle, after primarily playing guard during his first six seasons in Philadelphia. A fourth-round selection in 2005 out of Saginaw Valley State, Herremans is the second longest-tenured member of the Philadelphia offense, having...
The Philadelphia Eagles made a lot of moves on Wednesday in terms of rewarding some of their own with big contracts, roster moves and contract extensions. Here’s a rundown:
He finally got his deal
The biggest news of the day is by far the 5-year, somewhere near $50 million contract (reported numbers range from $47.5-50 million) of Pro Bowl WR DeSean Jackson, including $50 million...
After their free agency spending spree got them nowhere last season, the Eagles have quietly gone about their business this year, trying to keep their own players in the fold, before turning their sights to improving from the outside.
One of those players is defensive end Trent Cole, and according to multiple sources, Philadelphia has put together a very nice extension for the Pro...
Yesterday, the Eagles signed Todd Herremans to an extension, and it was reported that Trent Cole and the Eagles were close. Today, it became official.
“We are excited to be able to sign Trent to a new contract,” said Eagles head coach Andy Reid. “Trent plays the game with a level of tenacity that’s hard to replicate. He’s one of the premier defensive ends in the league...
At 4PM Eastern Time today, the NFL celebrated it’s league New Year. In short, the 2012 season kicked off officially and free agency goes along with it.
The Philadelphia Eagles have not landed any NEW free agents, but they have agreed to a 3-year contract extension with offensive tackle/guard Todd Herremans. There are rumors that the Eagles are also working on an extension with...
According to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Eagles have signed tackle Todd Herremans to a three-year extension.
The 29 year-old Herremans has been with the Eagles for his entire seven-year career and has been one of the key components of their offensive line.
According to Adam Caplan of TheSidelineView.com, the Philadelphia Eagles have given defensive end Trent Cole a four-year, $53 million extension with $15 million guaranteed.
Cole is easily one of the most underrated defensive ends in the NFL and has certainly earned a nice pay-day from the Eagles.
Cole had 44 tackles and 11 sacks in 2011.
Defensive end Trent Cole has agreed to a four-year contract extension with the Philadelphia Eagles. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Cole is among the most feared pass rushers in the NFL, collecting 55 sacks over the last five seasons, and locking him up with an extension was a top priority for the Eagles.
After the way the Philadelphia Eagles ended their 2011 season and the high & lows it included, it was well known that in order to correct the wrongs with their 8-8 season is by making changes. Much to the surprise of Eagles fans, second-year defensive coordinator Juan Castillo will get a second chance as the teams DC, and with a full offseason we will truly see if he is the right...
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The Eagles are about to finalize a contract extension with defensive end Trent Cole, according to an NFL source. Sal Paolantonio of ESPN of first reported the news. Terms of the extension are unknown. The 29-year-old has recorded double-digit sacks in four of the last five seasons and has 68 career quarterback take downs. Babin notched 18 sacks last season for the Eagles after they...
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For a team that hasn’t looked outside of its own building yet, the Philadelphia Eagles have been very busy in free agency. Contrary to the “Dream Team” signing period of 2011, 2012 has been more about taking care of their own players.
For the most part.
The first domino to fall when the league year started on Monday was a three-year extension for...