DeSean Jackson: ‘I am not and never have been part of any gang’

DeSean Jackson was released from the Philadelphia Eagles today after the team uncovered information on Jackson’s off-field activities, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. A report by stated the Eagles had become concerned with Jackson’s off-field involvement with Los Angeles street gang members. Jackson denies any involvement with street gang members. “First I would like...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: ‘I like’ DeSean Jackson but will do what’s best for Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly said he spoke with wide receiver DeSean Jackson regarding the reports that Jackson could be traded or released. “We’ve had a good conversation and we’re always going to do what’s best for the football team,” Kelly said at Wednesday’s NFL annual meeting. “But I think he knows where we are, and I know where he is. I feel very comfortable...
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24 days ago  |  1 Comment

Report: Mark Sanchez expected to sign with Eagles

Mark Sanchez, who was cut by the New York Jets last week, will sign with the Philadelphia Eagles, reports ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. Sanchez “failed physical” termination w Jets was protocol. Won’t affect next step – signing with Eagles. He’s on good recovery from surgery — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) March 24, 2014 Sanchez has been throwing & is about “80 percent”...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Would Chip Kelly really name Matt Barkley, as the Eagles starting QB? Why Not?

Lets face it, Chip Kelly could name Matt Barkley as the Eagles starting quarterback. The guy was great in college and the Eagles rookie head coach likes the college style of play. Barkley does some things well and if Kelly were to name him as the team’s starter it would turn some heads. Last year the NFL saw a number of college quarterbacks start and have great years. A couple...
Via USA Sports 360
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Barkley has “more questions than answers”

Chip Kelly’s offense just may be too complicated for Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Matt Barkley. Please click here to read this story. The post Matt Barkley has “more questions than answers” appeared first on Players View.
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July 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles sign QB Matt Barkley to four year deal

Matt Barkley was taken by the Eagles in the fourth round, but was projected as more of a late first-round or second-round guy. He was also rated by as the second-best quarterback in the NFL Draft. Except he went much later than that, as the Eagles drafted him with the first pick of the fourth round (98th overall).  Barkley could have come out of school after his...
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June 13, 2013  |  1 Comment

Why did the Eagles draft Matt Barkley?

A move that surprised many, the Philadelphia Eagles drafted quarterback Matt Barkley out of the University of Southern California in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft.  The Eagles were originally linked to having interest in Geno Smith and E.J. Manuel, but they ended up passing on both of them as they filled other important positions before making the plunge at quarterback.... Read more
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May 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Barkley showing fantastic accuracy during OTA’s

According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, rookie quarterback Matt Barkley has shown fantastic accuracy while throwing the football. 1) Matt Barkley made his share of rookie mistakes. But when he had where he was going right, he showed fantastic accuracy. That’s big b/c… — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) May 14, 2013 2) An overlooked key to QB in Kelly’s no-huddle is consistency...
Via Pro Football Zone
May 14, 2013  |  1 Comment

Matt Barkley to start for Eagles in 2013?

When the Eagles scooped up Matt Barkley in the fourth-round of last month's draft, the prevailing thought was he'd hold a clipboard for a few seasons. However, the former Trojan's time could be coming sooner than later. Jeff McClane of the Philadelphia Inquirer thinks there's "no reason" why Barkley can't win the Eagles' starting quarterback job...
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May 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Barkley plans to make teams that passed on him pay

Matt Barkley waited until the third day of the NFL Draft before he was finally selected, and he won’t forget that for a while. The former USC quarterback also says he plans to make the teams that passed on him multiple times remember their mistake. Barkley was believed to be a likely first-round pick had he left school following his junior season. Instead, he decided to stay...
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April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

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