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According to Tim McManus of 97.5 The Fanatic, the Eagles and DeSean Jackson have had dialogue the last several days. The Eagles have "some interest" in signing Jackson long-term, but it is unlikely that will happen.
The most likely scenario still has the Eagles slapping their franchise tag on Jackson and trading him.
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The Philadelphia Eagles just franchised my favorite rapper, DeSean Jackson.
The little speedster from Philly is having a pretty good week. Not only has DeSean just been franchised, earning himself millions after a mediocre season of football, but he and his boy Gillie Da Kid are releasing an album on March 8th. Watch as DeSean and Gillie show off their rapping abilities on this...
The Philadelphia Eagles have placed the Franchise Tag on Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson. This will make Jackson an Eagle for at least one more season at the cost of $9.4 million on the Franchise Tag. The Eagles have come out and said that they will be listening to offers for him but also intend on trying to get a long-term contract in place for Jackson. “We want DeSean to be an...
The Philadelphia Eagles placed the franchise tag on disgruntled wide receiver DeSean Jackson today according to an announcement on the team's web site. The Eagles are the first team to apply the franchise tag in 2012.
Jackson is a dangerous receiver and special team threat who stressed over an extension to his rookie contract for two seasons. He received a contract consistent...
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - The Philadelphia Eagles placed the franchise tag on wide receiver DeSean Jackson Thursday.
Jackson missed the first 12 days of training camp in search of a new contract, as he was entering the final season of his rookie deal in 2011.
The California product eventually posted 58 receptions for 961 yards and four touchdowns over 15 games last season...
In spite of expectations to the contrary, it seems that wide receiver DeSean Jackson will quickly sign the franchise tag offer tendered by the Eagles earlier today, guaranteeing himself a one year contract worth an estimated $9.5 million in the process, and foregoing a chance to sign a lucrative long term deal on the open market.
Tim McManus of 97.5 The Fanatic in Philadelphia first...
The Philadelphia Eagles have placed their franchise tag on wide receiver DeSean Jackson, a team official told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
On the 11th day, the first franchise tag rested. On the shoulders of No. 10. The Eagles announced on Thursday afternoon the placement of their franchise tender on receiver DeSean Jackson. “We want DeSean to be an Eagle for the long haul and this is a step in the right direction to accomplish that,” said…
To the surprise of no one, the Eagles placed the franchise tag on wide receiver DeSean Jackson. This was something that had been talked about for a long time, and although I thought they might wait until closer to the deadline, it was a move I was just about certain they’d have to make.
The front office will continue to work with Drew Rosenhaus to work out a long-term deal and...
The Philadelphia Eagles today announced they have placed the
franchise tag on wide receiver DeSean Jackson, who was due to
become a free agent on March 13.
In a bumper crop of free agent wide receivers the Philadelphia Eagles applied the first franchise tag.
Philly tagged free agent WR DeSean Jackson on Thursday.
“We want DeSean to be an Eagle for the long haul and this is a step in the right direction to accomplish that,” said Eagles G.M. Howie Roseman said. “DeSean is a talented player and a proven playmaker in this league...