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The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Saturday’s quick hits:
1. The locker room shakeup the Eagles carried out this offseason points to a boost in teammate chemistry.
2. Eagles traded running-back, Felix Jones to the Steelers for linebacker, Adrian Robinson.
3. Chip Kelly says team will no longer have Tuesdays off.
4. Tune in tonight to watch the Eagles take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in their 3rd preseason game at 7:30 p.m. ET.
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The Eagles traded halfback Felix Jones to Pittsburgh on Friday. SOURCE: Adam Caplan, ESPNFantasy Spin:The Eagles acquired linebacker Adrian Robinson to complete the swap. Jones, who wouldn't have factored in the offense had he stayed in Philly, should get a decent amount of carries while rookie Le'Veon Bell is recovering from a torn ligament in his right foot. Jones logged...
The Pittsburgh Steelers lost their third straight of the preseason, falling to the Kansas City Chiefs in overtime 26-20. The third preseason game is the most important of all the preseason games, the starter’s play a significant amount of time and it almost feels as if the regular season has arrived. Here’s a break down of the Steelers performance against the Chiefs.
Pittsburgh Steelers’ quarterback Ben Roethlisberger throwing a pass (photo credit: nflpassers.com)
It took three weeks but the Pittsburgh Steelers’ offense finally showed up last night against the Kansas City Chiefs. The Steelers played their first team offense throughout the whole first half, and finally got solid production from the starters. Unfortunately the Steelers still...
Adam Caplan reports that the Eagles have traded RB Felix Jones to the Steelers in return for LB Adrian Robinson.
Jones, 26, signed a one-year contract with the Eagles in May with the hope that he would be a solid option as the No. 3 running back in HC Chip Kelly’s fast paced offense. Jones put together an underwhelming training camp and there has been speculation for awhile now...
The Pittsburgh Steelers traded outside linebacker Arian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles on Friday in exchange for running back Felix Jones and while we will continue to analyze the Jones side of the deal, it is worth looking at what dealing away Robinson means as well. The Steelers are fortunate right now that they consider […]
Steelers Trading Of LB Adrian Robinson Could Bode...
As first reported by Adam Caplan on Twitter, the Philadelphia Eagles have traded running back Felix Jones to the Pittsburgh Steelers for linebacker Adrian Robinson.
Robinson originally signed with the Steelers as an undrafted free agent after playing for Temple University (editor’s note: TU!). The Eagles are thin at the linebacker position, so this is a nice depth move for the...
PITTSBURGH — The Pittsburgh Steelers bolstered their injury-plagued backfield on Friday, acquiring running back Felix Jones from Philadelphia for linebacker Adrian Robinson.
The deal is pending each player passing a physical.
The 26-year-old Jones gives the Steelers needed depth at running back. Rookie Le’Veon Bell is out with a sprained right foot and is out indefinitely. Isaac...
The Philadelphia Eagles announced early Friday morning that they have agreed to a trade RB Felix Jones to the Pittsburgh Steelers for LB Adrian Robinson. Originally an undrafted free agent in 2012 out of Temple University (home grown), Robinson appeared in 12 games for the Steelers in 2012 but didn’t […]The post Eagles Trade RB Felix Jones For Pittsburgh LB appeared first on Eagles Pulse.
By Matthew Marczi The Pittsburgh Steelers opened the second half with the ball, and Felix Jones took the kickoff out to the 18. Bruce Gradkowski started the half at quarterback as the only lineup change. Jones carried the ball up the middle, making a nice little cut while heading north for a five-yard gain. He […]
Pittsburgh Steelers Versus Kansas City Chiefs – Second Half Recap...
In a move designed to boost their depth at running back, the Pittsburgh Steelers today have agreed to trade linebacker Adrian Robinson to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for veteran running back Felix Jones.
With rookie 2013 second round pick Le'Veon Bell sidelined due to a sprained foot, the Steelers needed another body to back up running backs Jonathan Dwyer, Baron Batch...
The Pittsburgh Steelers make trades about as often as Haley’s Comet comes through the atmosphere. When they do pull the trigger, it’s not typically a significant trade and this was the case yesterday. The Steelers traded outside linebacker Adrian Robinson to their in-state rivals Philadelphia for under-achieving running back Felix Jones.
In an odd twist of fate, Jones was taken...
This should tell you how desperate the Steelers are for a running back.
Source says Eagles have traded RB Felix Jones to the Steelers. Eagles get back LB Adrian Robinson.
— Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) August 23, 2013
The Eagles traded Felix Jones in a one for one deal returning Steelers linebacker Adrian Robinson.
The Eagles dealt from a position of strength on Friday agreeing to trade running back Felix Jones to the Steelers for pass rushing linebacker Adrian Robinson. The trade is contingent upon both players passing physicals with their new teams.
Jones faced long odds of making an Eagles team that also had LeSean McCoy Bryce Brown and Chris Polk. The former first-round pick signed with...
The Pittsburgh Steelers have acquired running back Felix Jones in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles sent Jones to the Steelers in exchange for linebacker Adrian Robinson. Robinson was signed by the