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NewsTags: Mike PattersonThe Eagles have just announced the release of long time defensive tackle Mike Patterson. Patterson was drafted by the Eagles and has played his entire career here as a Bird. He has undergone some serious health issues which sidelined for quite a while.
Patterson was formerly a first round draft pick out of USC. He never [...](Read more...)
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Earlier today the Philadelphia Eagles have announced the release of defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins. ESPN's Adam Schefter was first to report the release of Jenkins. Now Schefter is also the first to report the release of DT Mike Patterson.
Hours after releasing DL Cullen Jenkins, Eagles now have released former first-round pick Mike Patterson, who intends to continue playing...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Philadelphia Eagles also released DL Mike Patterson on Monday.
This news comes hours after Schefter reported that they were cutting DL Cullen Jenkins. This move should free up close to $3 million in cap space for the Eagles.
Patterson, 29, is a former first-round pick by the Eagles. He had four years remaining on the eight-year contract...
The Philadelphia Eagles sputtered to a disappointing 4-12 record last season, and at one point, endured an eight-game losing skid. A lack of team chemistry was rumored to be one of the causes for the poor showing. Well, this story from ESPN certainly seems to support that claim.According to WIP Radio's Hollis Thomas, who played for the Eagles from 1996 to 2005, defensive back...
Nnamdi Asomugha’s days in Philadelphia appear to be numbered, and it seems some of his teammates are trying to push him out the door.
Hollis Thomas is a former Philadelphia Eagle and now radio host on 94.1 WIP here in Philadelphia. According to an unnamed source, Hollis reported on air this morning that Asomugha who is different, and a little distant, would eat lunch in his car...
NFLDraftI know Eagles head coach Chip Kelly said Michael Vick and Nick Foles will compete for the team’s starting quarterback job, but West Virginia quarterback prospect Geno Smith might have gotten the coach’s attention with his outstanding workout at the NFL Combine in Indianapolis, yesterday. He stood out in his workout as...
The Eagles continue to make moves to upgrade their roster, and allow themselves some flexibility. NFL.com is reporting that defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins has been released in a salary cap measure.
Jenkins was due $5.5 million from a five-year $30 million deal he signed as a free agent in 2011. Eagles GM Howie Roseman released a statement on the matter, and simply states that...
Former Green Bay Packers defensive end Cullen Jenkins was released Monday by the Philadelphia Eagles.
With Jenkins due to make 5.5 million for the 2013 season, the Eagles decided to part ways with the 32-year-old veteran. Jenkins had four sacks, 26 tackles and one forced fumble this past season while playing in all 16 games.
Jenkins, who played his first seven NFL seasons in Green...
Come back and have lunch with me
10) Wanted to limit the smell of burnt toast while dining to just his own stench
9) As was proven during the 2012 season, prolonged exposure to Kurt Coleman produces rage
8) Communication among the secondary was already so good, didn't want to jinx it
7) Fewer witnesses for when he fell down and let his lunch get behind him
6) Dominique Rodgers...
I don’t see the big deal about this, I use to eat lunch in my car all the time when I was working in corporate America. Sometimes you do need some “me time” away from your bosses.
It appears from the report by Pro Football Talk, some of Nnamdi teammates didn’t like his quirky and aloof ways and are now leaking them to the media. They are doing it anonymously of course.
Geoff Mosher of CSN reports that the Philadelphia Eagles have interest in Dolphins free agent CB Sean Smith.
Mosher adds that their interest would only be at “their price.“
Smith is one of the more interesting free agents, as he offers plenty of size and could develop into a very solid player in the coming years. The problem is that he’s raw and some reports have mentioned...
On Monday night, former Flyers 2nd overall pick James van Reimsdyk made his return to the Wells Fargo Center as the Flyers faced the Toronto Maple Leafs. The Leafs ultimately defeated the Flyers 4-2. The Eagles cut two starting defensive tackles, Cullen Jenkins and Mike Patterson.
The Flyers fell to the Maple Leafs 4-2. The Wells Fargo Center was ready to...