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The Eagles announced that they have released Jamaal Jackson. Jackson was the team's longest tenured player, and started 77 games (including playoffs).
Jackson took to Twitter to voice his appreciation to the fans: "I want to thank the fans for their everlasting support of me and my family during my tenure here. I wish you all & the eagles the very best!"
BEST OF MAXIM
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...
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...
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...
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...
The Eagles are on a roll today.
-Trent Cole signed a 4-year extension.
-Winston Justice was traded to the Colts.
-Jamaal Jackson was released.
-DeSean Jackson signed a 5-year deal.
Now, Jeff McLane of Philly.com is reporting the Eagles and LeSean McCoy could have a new deal "hammered out soon."
Paul Kuharsky notes that the Winston Justice signing indicates what we can expect of this "new era" of Colts football:
“I’m not sure exactly what it cost them, but I very much like the move,” said Matt Williamson of Scouts Inc. “He isn’t great, but he is a solid right tackle and has had success in this league. It looks like they have their offensive tackles in...
The Philadelphia Eagles have resigned Desean Jackson to a 5 year contract worth $51 million, the team announced on Wednesday. The specifics of the deal have yet to be released, but reports indicate it could include up to $18 million guaranteed.
Jackson was scheduled to make $9.5 million under the franchise tag in 2012. Jackson becomes the third cornerstone player the Eagles...
Last year Philadelphia Eagles WR DeSean Jackson began the season by holding out of training camp for 11 days. One can only assume his holdout ended so he would not ruin any of his future free agency rights. After the season he had in 2010, combined with motivation from seeing the contracts his peers like [...]
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