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The Eagles thought they they were set when they acquired Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and Nnamdi Asomugha last summer. But according toa recent study, they got two players who couldn't tackle.
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If the Philadelphia Eagles plan on competing in 2012 they will need to get their money’s worth from corner Nnamdi Asomugha. Asomugha, originally a first round pick back in 2003, was the big splash the Eagles needed during free agency signing him to a five-year, $60 million dollar contract as he left the Oakland Raiders. It was a defensive backfield that was supposed to hold up...
Teams have from February 20 to March 5 to apply the franchise tag to players, if they so choose. Full on-free agency begins on March 13th. The Eagles have 11 unrestricted agents, and 1 restricted free agent on which they must make important decisions in the coming days.
We all remember the team’s free agent frenzy last summer. This year calls for more calm, pragmatic decisions...
Eagles GM Howie Roseman
Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman spoke to three reporters on Thursday about a range of issues, from the free agency to the draft to DeSean to Asante Samuel. Jonathan Tamari wrote about the conversation on behalf of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
His comments on DeSean Jackson werevery complimentary:
“We feel fortunate to have a player of...
The Eagles' decision about whether or not to retain receiver DeSean Jackson not only has huge implications for Philly but the rest of the free-agent class, writes Chris Burke.