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The Philadelphia Eagles made a pair of moves on Wednesday announcing the team has released OT Demetress Bell and added OLB/DE Chris McCoy.
Bell, 28, was signed last offseason after receiving devastating news that All-Pro tackle Jason Peters sustained a ruptured Achilles tendon during an offseason workout. Bell was initially slated to be the incumbent starter for the 2012 season but failed to grasp Howard Mudd’s scheme. Bell’s inability to rise to the ocassion forced the Eagles to implement 2008 seventh-round pick King Dunlap.
The Eagles offensive line was in shambles as the coaching staff tried their best to mix and match players, signed players from the outside like Jake Scott, just to give the offense the best possible chance of succeeding — we know now that never happened.
Wednesday wasn’t just about parting ways with incompetent players however. The Eagles also added OLB/DE Chris McCoy out of the Canadian Football League.
McCoy, 26 (6’1, 261), was a seventh-round pick of the M...
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According to CSNPhilly.com, the Philadelphia Eagles have hired former Browns linebackers coach Billy Davis as their new defensive coordinator. Davis most recently coached on Pat Shurmur’s staff with the Browns the last two years. Shurmur is also joining Chip Kelly’s new staff with the Eagles. Let’s hope Davis is better then the last three coordinators the Eagles hired to replace...
Chip Kelly has picked Bill Davis to be the new defensive coordinator for the Philadelphia Eagles! Finally, the long grueling search is over, we have found the man who will return Philly’s defense to it’s once dominant ways…right?
Bill Davis (or is it “Billy”?). Wait, who? We’ve waited this long to find out it was going to be Billy friggin...
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This isn’t to bash Kelly as a head coach, but the chances of a head coach from the college ranks succeeding in the NFL with no experience in the NFL is rare... Read more
The Eagles have a new coach in Chip Kelly and he has some decisions to make. Do they keep Vick, do they have the players to run Chip's offense?
They need to make some calls quick and get prepared for the draft
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NewsTags: Billy DavisPhiladelphia EaglesThe Philadelphia Eagles have answered one of the biggest questions looming around the new coaching staff: Who will lead the defense? Billy Davis, who most recently served as the Browns linebackers coach, is going to be the man.
Billy Davis has been a defensive coach since 1992 with the Pittsburgh Steelers...