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The Eagles are asking 9th-year big-contract veteran Trent Cole to learn a new position... to transition from a hand-in-the-dirt pass-rush specialist to an outside linebacker with pass coverage responsibilities. Brandon Graham is being asked to do the same. At the NFL level, this is no easy assignment.
Graham was even asked to cover wide receiver Jason Avant downfield during last Monday's practice. You can imagine how that one ended, with Avant celebrating in the end zone.
It's all part of the Eagles' evaluation process, which DC Bill Davis admitted will continue deep into training camp. It will kick into high gear once the team starts tackling and hitting. Still, he's seen enough since the start of the offseason workout program to express confidence that Graham and Cole will transition just fine into their new roles.
"I've seen seven weeks of them standing up and going in the 3-4 and they can d...
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Michael Vick will be the starting QB for the Philadelphia Eagles on opening day in 2013. Sorry to end the suspense or ruin the surprise if you’ve been eagerly awaiting the much anticipated quarterback battle royale in training camp.
How can I make such a bold proclamation when it appears that there really is a full-fledged, honest-to-God open competition? And, Nick Foles...
3.05 Philadelphia Eagles Bennie Logan, DL, LSU
With the 5th pick of the 3rd round the Eagles took Bennie Logan, defensive lineman out of LSU. Standing at 6-2 and weighing in at 302lbs Logan gives the Eagles a versatile defensive lineman who will be able to line up in multiple alignments in their new 3 man front. I don’t think he starts in year one but he will provide the Eagles...
Eagles QB Michael Vick challenges Kaepernick and RG3 in foot race
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is faster than teammate LeSean McCoy. We know that because Vick beat McCoy in a footrace, but is Vick the fastest quarterback in the NFL?
The answer to that question is yes, at least according to Vick. During an interview on the Dan Patrick Show, Vick sounded pretty...
There was a time a few years ago, that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was the most electric player in the NFL. Going back to his Atlanta days, Vick would put on shows on the field. His electrifying speed mixed with his unique ability to make defenders miss tackles, made a situation where Vick was [...]
On Friday, Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was a guest on The Dan Patrick Show and claimed that he’s faster than Robert Griffin III, Colin Kaepernick or any other quarterback in the NFL.
“These guys are young and they’re fast and they’re quick, the thing I do have is a very quick get-up,” Vick said, per NFL.com. “I really don’t feel like there’s a quarterback in...
Michael Vick believes he is still the fastest quarterback in the NFL. Vick will turn 33 years old soon but still thinks there is not a player at his position who can beat him.
“These guys are young and they’re fast and they’re quick; the thing I do have is a very quick get-up,” Vick said while appearing on the Dan Patrick Show. “I really don’t feel like there’s a quarterback...