Five thoughts on how John Moffitt will fit with the Philadelphia Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles made a potentially underrated move last week when they signed journeyman lineman John Moffitt, who was formerly retired. The team’s questionable depth along the offensive line is no secret, especially after the release of All-Pro guard Evan Mathis. Is Moffitt someone that can be depended on to provide a reserve type of role? Can he even make the team? Well...
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July 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Three things to know about new Eagles guard John Moffitt

On Monday the Philadelphia Eagles officially signed former Seahawks and Broncos guard John Moffitt. Most look at it as a depth signing, however with the guard position being weak on paper there is a chance he comes in and is in competition for a starting job. In case you don’t know much about Moffitt, here’s three facts about our new potential starting guard: AROUND COVER32...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

John Moffitt turned down more money to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles

One sign that your team is doing things the right way is when free agents turn down more money to sign with them. If that’s true, then the Philadelphia Eagles are definitely on the right track. A couple of weeks ago Chip Kelly made another major splash by releasing the best guard in the NFL, Evan Mathis. Replacing Mathis is an exercise in futility, but the Eagles are still doing...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles sign guard John Moffitt to 1-year deal

PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Eagles have signed guard John Moffitt to a one-year contract and released guard Cole Manhart. The 6-foot-4, 319-pound Moffitt was drafted by Seattle in the third round in 2011 and last played in the NFL two years ago with Denver. Moffitt started 15 games for Seattle in 2011-12, played in two games for the Broncos in 2013 and spent last season out...
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June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

What the signing of John Moffitt means for the Philadelphia Eagles

On June 25, the Philadelphia Eagles signed retired guard John Moffitt. Now, signing players out of retirement has been done before, but it is usually not too common given their age and ability to play the position anymore. However, the odd part about Moffitt is that he is only 28, has been out of the league since the middle of the 2013 season, and has now been signed to the team...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles Signing G John Moffitt To A One-Year Deal

Ross Jones of FOX Sports reports that the Eagles are signing G John Moffitt to a one-year contract. Moffitt, 28, is a former third-round pick of the Seahawks back in 2011. He spent just two years in Seattle before he was later traded to the Broncos in return for DL Brian Sanford. Seattle tried to trade him ...The post Eagles Signing G John Moffitt To A One-Year Deal appeared first...
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June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Should the Dolphins look into adding former Broncos guard John Moffitt?

The offensive line is the biggest question mark for the Miami Dolphins going into training camp. Will the starter at left guard be third-year veteran Dallas Thomas, or will it be rookie guard Jamil Douglas? Will Billy Turner be able to lock down the right guard spot like he was expected to, or will veteran lineman Jeff Linkenbach overtake him?Perhaps the true solution does not involve...
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June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles, Dolphins, Bucs, Jets & Texans Expected To Show “Strong Interest” In G John Moffitt

Former Broncos G John Moffitt cleared waivers on Thursday and is now free to sign with a team of his choosing. Denver granted Moffitt his release on Wednesday after he decided to unretire from the NFL. Ross Jones of FOX Sports expects the Eagles, Dolphins, Buccaneers, Jets and Texans to show “strong interest” in Moffitt. The ... The post Eagles, Dolphins, Bucs, Jets & Texans...
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June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

John Moffitt cleans up, wants to return from retirement

By Tim Weaver According to a report by NFL insider Jay Glazer, former Seattle Seahawks and Broncos guard John Moffitt has kicked his drug habit and is trying to return to the field two years after his retirement. Glazer posted via his Twitter account: “I have never been so proud of a guy I’ve trained than I am of John Moffitt. Retired two years ago bc he knew he had drug issues...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Broncos, Seahawks Guard Has No Regrets After Quitting Football This Season

Former Denver Broncos guard John Moffitt found himself “bored” with the NFL during the 2013 season, and on his team’s bye week, he returned home to the Seattle area and walked away from his professional football career for good. Had he not stepped away from the game, Moffitt would have had two shots at winning a Super Bowl championship this season, as he was traded to the Broncos...
January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

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