RILEY COOPER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles have been extremely active over the past week making roster moves left and right.
In a surprisingly bold move, the Eagles traded running back LeSean McCoy this past Wednesday. Additionally, it appears that wide receiver Jeremy Maclin may be on course to reunite with his former Eagles’ coach Andy Reid in Kansas City. And remember, it was just...
Typically, mistakes are sports team calendars are relatively innocent. For instance, including a picture of a player who was traded the previous season.
As embarrassing as these gaffes can be, the teams themselves often have nothing to do with the errors. The work is usually outsourced to a separate vendor or supplier and the club doesn’t see the final result until it’s too late...
NFL's Riley Cooper — Black History Month Selection was 'Honest Mistake' … Eagles Say http://t.co/8onZUp717o
— TMZ Sports (@TMZ_Sports) February 12, 2015
The Eagles released the following statement:
“We do not oversee the production of the annual team calendar. We do not provide any input about the players who are featured or where those pictures appear in the calendar...
In an utterly awkward case of unfortunate irony, Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper was the featured player on the team’s 2015 official team calendar for the month of February, which is of course Black History Month. What makes the seemingly innocuous juxtaposition of Cooper appearing on this particular page of the calendar page is...Read More
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The Philadelphia Eagles don’t handle the publishing of their yearly calendar, but they may ask for a little more oversight after this year’s flap. That’s because Riley Cooper is displayed for the month of February, which also happens to be Black History Month. You may remember that Cooper was infamously caught dropping an N-bomb at a...Read More
On a story originally noticed by Deadspin, Philadelphia Eagles’ wide receiver Riley Cooper is featured for the February page of the team’s calendar. February is predominantly known as Black History Month.
Uh oh, the Eagles' 2015 team calendar features Riley Cooper for Black History Month: http://t.co/yyfU8ep4Lc pic.twitter.com/qHQsITlWYz
— Philly.com Ent (@PhillydotcomENT...
If you looked at the contracts for Philadelphia Eagles wide receivers Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper, you might think the numbers are backwards. Back in February, Cooper signed a five-year, $25 million extension with the Eagles. Maclin signed a one-year deal that could be worth up to $6 million just a few days later. This...Read More
It’s only been two games but Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper is not having a good season.
In fact, when compared with his counterparts at the position, he’s actually been the worst in the entire league so far. This according to the number crunchers at Pro Football Focus.
On Monday night Cooper caught just one of three passes thrown his way – the other two were...
Riley Cooper found his niche last season in Philadelphia’s offense, but it wasn’t until Nick Foles became the starting quarterback. The reason? Mike Vick simply didn’t throw his way.
Riley Cooper’s average targets per game
Mike Vick: 4.5
Nick Foles: 6.1
*Numbers do not include 2 games against NYG due to QB instability/injury
With Foles at the helm, Cooper saw his targets...
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One of the arguments many people have made against the Philadelphia Eagles cutting DeSean Jackson is the team’s decision to keep Riley Cooper. After the season, the Eagles signed Cooper to a five-year, $25 million contract. Apparently his racist outburst from last summer is a thing of the past. Jackson, on the other hand, was […]