Chip Kelly traded LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills for one primary reason — he doesn’t see the need to pay a 27-year-old running back $12 million, especially in his unique offensive system. So what’s next? Kelly has created a ton of salary cap space this offseason, but that does not mean he will use...Read More
Chip Kelly has only been an NFL coach for two seasons, and already he has shown that he is not afraid to make difficult decisions when it comes to veteran players. Could that philosophy be hurting the Philadelphia Eagles in courting free agents? Jason Cole of Bleacher report spoke to several NFL players about Kelly’s...Read More
For Eagles fans, by Eagles fans. How we got to the blockbuster LeSean McCoy trade.
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By pure name recognition alone, the Buffalo Bills have reportedly acquired a star in the form of running back LeSean McCoy from the Philadelphia Eagles. And McCoy’s production speaks for itself. He has put up over 3,600 total yards and 16 touchdowns over the past two seasons.
Heading to Philadelphia in this deal is former second-round pick Kiko Alonso, a linebacker that missed...
As the news broke regarding the massive trade between the Buffalo Bills and Philadelphia Eagles that sent LeSean McCoy to Western New York, Bills running back C.J. Spiller knew his fate was sealed.
C.J. Spiller says on NFL Network the Bills called him and thanked him for his service with the team.
— Around The NFL (@AroundTheNFL) March 4, 2015
Spiller obviously was asked...
Why was Drew Rosenhaus so adamant on Twitter Tuesday that a trade of his client LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills was not finalized? Perhaps because McCoy is not happy about the deal. CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora reported that “McCoy is not going to be a happy camper about this trade” and that the...Read More
Chipped Out10) With the release of Trent Cole, Cary Williams and Todd Herremans, the emergence of Dallas, Odell Beckham Jr. coming up to speed in New York and DC not somehow tossing out Bob Griffin Jr. for pennies on the dollar, you may be forgiven for thinking Sam Hinkie is now running the club9) As useful as LB Kiko Alonso might be, the fact that the team is making a move for yet...
Earlier tonight news broke of a big-time NFL trade….
Filed to ESPN: Bills have notified LB Kiko Alonso he is going to be traded to Philadelphia for RB LeSean McCoy. Trade official next week.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 3, 2015
LeSean McCoy has spent his entire six year career with the Philadelphia Eagles. In those six years he eclipsed the 1,000 yard mark four times...
The Philadelphia Eagles have traded LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, according to a report. Adam Schefter reported the news Tuesday and says the trade will be made official next week. Though news of the trade is shocking on the surface given that McCoy was an All-Pro running back two seasons...Read More
It sounds crazy on the surface. It’s also a representation of how running backs are viewed in today’s NFL.
Rumors continue to persist that the Philadelphia Eagles are going to ask running back LeSean McCoy to take a pay cut or face the real possibility of being released prior to the start of free agency on March 10th.
Considering that the 26-year-old McCoy has put up over 9...