It’s no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles’ offensive line was decimated by injuries in the 2012 season. Could those woes be spreading into the 2013 season already?
Not so fast. Guard Evan Mathis confirmed that he has undergone an ankle “cleanout” (I believe that is the technical term) that will keep him out of spring workouts. However, he expects to be ready to go in time...
After the Eagles selected offensive lineman Danny Watkins in the first round of the 2011 NFL draft, it looks like there’s a chance he could end up in the CFL with the BC Lions.
2012 first rounder OL Kirby Fabien could arrive this season, while somewhere well down the road, current Philadelphia Eagles OL Danny Watkins could also wind up with the Leos.
Watkins will have to fight...
When the Eagles burned their first-round pick on Danny Watkins two Aprils ago, he was projected to slide in at right guard and stick there deep into the future.
After making 12 uneven starts as a rookie in 2011, Watkins was eventually benched last season and now looms as a potential cut, according to Vaughn Johnson of Philly.com.
With first-round pick Lane Johnson likely to...
Vaughn Johnson of Philadelphia Inquirer writes that Eagles G Danny Watkins could end up being released at some point in the coming months now that their offensive line offers a good amount of depth.
The Eagles drafted Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson at No. 4 overall, which basically guarantees him a starting job this season. Johnson expects Jason Peters to return and reclaim the starting...
If there were any doubt among us, NFL football is far from a glamorous sport...
It is about a small window of opportunity... and that window is framed by heavy lifting, a lot of running up hills with weights attached, severe diet control, and incredible confrontation with heat and physical abuse... and that's just the entry point of qualification for training camp.
Philadelphia Eagles right guard Danny Watkins is inactive for the third straight game with an injured ankle. Dennis Kelly will start in his place.
Eagles defensive end Phillip Hunt is inactive for the first time this season and will not play Sunday vs. the Dallas Cowboys.
Cowboys cornerback Mike Jenkins is out after injuring his back at practice last week. Running back DeMarco...
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2012
Philadelphia Eagles running back LaSean McCoy has been
dealing with an illness that has kept him from practicing the past two days,
but he still expects to play against the Dallas Cowboys this weekend, reports
Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com.
McCoy missed practice again
on Thursday. A source with knowledge of the situation has confirmed the
various reports that McCoy will...
The Philadelphia Eagles will be without several players
during tonight’s pivotal matchup against the New Orleans Saints, including
offensive lineman Danny Watkins (ankle) and punt returner Mardy Gilyard
(hamstring), but the team will have defensive lineman Mike Patterson back,
reports Jordan Raanan of NJ.com.
Patterson was activated Saturday and will suit up for the
While Philadelphia Eagles defensive lineman Mike Patterson
could rejoin the team Monday against the New Orleans Saints, offensive lineman Danny
Watkins and defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins did not practice Thursday,
according to Chris McPherson of PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
Despite missing practice yesterday, coach Andy Reid told
reporters that he expects Jenkins to be ready to...
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Happened a little bit ago, but new to me: Eagles offensive lineman Danny Watkins bought his own fire engine, fulfilling the dreams of boys ages 4-7 the world over. Watkins then filmed himself joyriding the truck with the siren running. Even though Watkins has been a occasional firefighter since he was 16, I’m not sure how it’s legal to do that, though I suspect it probably isn’t...