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The Philadelphia Eagles have had an extremely busy day so far. Although they may not have added the same kind of star talent to their roster that they did a few years ago, they did manage to bring in some quality pieces.
Eagles agreed to terms with former Texans FB James Casey. (Adam Caplan)
Eagles signed CB Bradley Fletcher. (Adam Caplan)
Eagles announced signing S Patrick Chung. (Adam Schefter)
Eagles signed NT Isaac Sopoaga to a three-year deal worth nearly $12 million. (Albert Breer)
Eagles agree to terms with LB Jason Phillips. (Chris Mortensen)
We’ll have more details regarding these contracts as the news becomes available.
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It wasn’t a full-on frenzy for the Philadelphia Eagles in the first day of free agency, but they certainly made a splash by signing five players. CB Bradley Fletcher and LB Jason Phillips signed 2-year deals with the team, while TE James Casey, S Patrick Chung and DL Isaac Sopoaga struck 3-year deals.
The fact that four of the five deals made were with the defensive players reflects...
With just a few hours until NFL Free Agency beginning the Philadelphia Eagles have over $30 million in cap space and many needs to fill. Chip Kelly will most likely fill more needs in the draft, but count on Eagles GM Howie Roseman making a splash with all the cap space available. The Eagles needs are abundant, but the most glaring are easily recognizable. WIth the likelihood of...
As the Philadelphia Eagles prepare to make moves in free agency when it begins on Tuesday at 4 pm, on Monday they took time to secure two returning faces from special teams for 2013. The team signed long snapper Jon Dorenbos to a 4-year deal and safety and special teams ace Colt Anderson signed a one-year long deal with the team.
Dorenbos was scheduled to become an unrestricted free...
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed cornerback Bradley Fletcher, tight end James Casey, safety Patrick Chung, linebacker Jason Phillips and defensive lineman Isaac Sopoaga.
The moves were announced Tuesday night, hours after the Eagles released cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha on the first day of the NFL free agency period.
Casey, formerly with Houston, Chung, formerly with New England...
Michael Vick has cancelled an upcoming appearance at an Atlanta-area bookstore following multiple threats of violence to store employees, store property, his family, and himself.The Eagles quarterback was scheduled to autograph copies of his book, "Michael Vick: Finally Free" at three Barnes and Noble locations in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Atlanta. All three have been...
Guessing not all in America have forgiven Philadelphia Eagles QB Michael Vick for his dog fighting scandal, because according to a report, the QB had to cancel his upcoming book tour due to death threats being made against him.Vick was suppose to sign his book, "Michael Vick: Finally Free," in three Barnes & Nobles locations in Atlanta and New Jersey and Pennsylvania...
Not worth the hassle Juan…
The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback’s book-signing tour has been canceled because of new threats against him for running an illegal dog fighting ring. Here’s the scoop via the Daily News, “A person with knowledge of the situation, speaking on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation, told The Associated Press the signings...
NFL.com's Ian Rapoport reported Tuesday the Philadelphia Eagles have released Asomugha after two disappointing seasons. The Eagles later confirmed the cornerback's release.
Asomugha was slated to earn $15 million next season, a figure making it impossible for the 31-year-old to stick around on coach Chip Kelly's revamped defense.
Asomugha -- who will still cost...
In NFL circles, Michael Vick's time as a federal inmate feels like ancient history.
But for millions of Americans, Vick remains best known as the football player who went to jail for abusing dogs. We were reminded of this Monday, when the bookstore chain Barnes & Noble announced it was cancelling a series of Vick book-signing appearances due to threats of violence made...
The worst draft pick in Eagles franchise history is unfortunately littered with a number of respectable candidates. For my tastes however, I would choose defensive end Mike Mamula, as many of the other woeful candidates were before my time. That does not mean that Mike Mamula is not a worthy candidate however.Mike Mamula's name happens to be synonymous with the "workout...
NFL Free AgencyTags: Isaac SopoagaPhiladelphia EaglesEverybody knows the Eagles were going to sign a defensive linemen or two during free agency after they sent veterans Cullen Jenkins and Mike Patterson on their way. Today they signed veteran San Francisco 49ers nose tackle Isaac Sopoaga.
He’s not a spring chicken at 31 years of age, but...
(via Bleacher Report)
The Eagles hit the ground running today as they kick started free agency. The Eagles started off by freeing up $11 million dollars by cutting Nnamdi Asomugha, then they went bananas.
First off, the Eagles cut the fan favorite Nnamdi Asomugha. The team released him right before free agency began. (Total Sports Live)
After releasing Nnamdi and his $11 million...
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Broncos have reached a one-year agreement with former Eagles CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie.
Rodgers-Cromartie arrived for a visit earlier in the day and there were rumors circulating that an agreement was close.
The Broncos needed another corner and this should be a great fit Rodgers-Cromartie, as he’ll gets the to play opposite of Champ...
By Anthony Caruso III
The Capital Sports Report
Owner/Managing Editor/Sr. Writer
It did not take long for free agent Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie to find a job. Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie
Late on the second day of free agency, Rodgers-Cromartie has signed with the Denver Broncos. His deal is for one year and $5 million dollars.
He will be 27-years-old in April, but has been an underachiever...
According to CSN’s Matt Maiocco, both the Niners and the free agent cornerback have a “mutual interest” in each other: The 49ers are among three teams that have shown interest in Asomugha, a source said. Pro Football Talk reports there are four teams, including the Houston Texans, Denver Broncos and Arizona Cardinals. The 49ers also