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Eagles announced their Training Camp dates for 2012 today:ROOKIES, QB's and INJURED PLAYERS report to Lehigh U. on Sunday, July 22...VETERANS report to Lehigh U. on Wednesday, July 25...TRAINING CAMP ENDS ON AUGUST 15.But first.... Rookie Mini-camp at Novacare Complex, Saturday, May 12...Full Team Organized Activities at Novacare Complex May 22-24, May 30-June 1, and June 4-7...Full Team Mini-camp will be held June 12-14.While pondering that upcoming schedule, I noticed Genetic Freak's interesting post over at OTI/PE.com. He's got his initial mock of the Final 53 Eagles depth chart: GENETIC-FREAKPosted 5:18 pm EST May 3, 2012-"Just for conversation heres my early depth chart.."QB - 1. M. Vick 2. M. Kafka 3. N. FolesFB - S. HaviliRB - 1. L. McCoy 2. C. Polk 3. D. LewisTE - 1. B. Celek 2. C. Harbor 3. C. FordWR - 1. D. Jackson 2. J. Maclin 3. J. Avant 4. M. McNutt 5. M. GilyardLT - 1. D. Bell 2. K. DunlapLG - 1. E. Mathis 2. B. WashingtonC - 1. J. Kelce 2. M. Gib...
BEST OF MAXIM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been assigned a 2012 rookie salary pool of $5.96 million, which includes a cap of $32.83 million, according to Ravens Insider reporter Aaron Wilson.
The pool figure of $5.96 consists of the amount the Eagles are able to spend for their rookies’ base salaries. In essence, the base salaries of all nine rookies cannot exceed that amount in 2012.
The NFL draft has come and gone, some UDFAs have been signed and we’re almost two months into free agency; do the Philadelphia Eagles have LeSean McCoy’s primary backup on the roster yet?
And what is going on with the fullback position? Owen Schmitt seems to be the forgotten man! Let’s talk about both subjects and see where the Eagles stand currently, and what direction...
The draft is over, and it’s time for the Philadelphia Eagles to start working hard together to make sure all of the pieces of the puzzle–rookies and veterans alike–are ready to take on the 2012 season with far better results than what we saw in 2011.
The work will begin next weekend with a rookie mini-camp from May12th through the 14th. The full team will convene for full team...
Given the recent news regarding the Philadelphia Eagles’ decision to retire Brian Dawkins’ jersey, Ike Reese of 94 WIP made a statement on Twitter the other day that I thought would be a good subject of debate.
First, here is Reese’s statement:
I wasn’t joking, I think McNabb’s #5 should be retired by the Eagles eventually. Let’s wait awhile though! Time heals all...
Here’s an interesting nugget of information. The Atlanta Falcons cap numbers in 2012 included $3 million in cap room credit from Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mike Vick’s settling of debt with the team.Vick owed the Falcons money from a signing bonus received in 2007.
The credit ends a salary cap grievance by the Falcons against Vick. Atlanta was his biggest creditor in the...
The Mighty Young
Remember the January 4, 2006 BCS championship game when the Texas Longhorns shocked the mighty USC Trojans, winning the game 41–38? Remember the great Vince Young solidifying his legend, taking over a BCS championship game like no one before or since? Remember how he completed 30 of 40 passes for 267 yards and carried the ball 19 times for 200 more...