Philadelphia Eagles personnel priorities / limitations

Chip Kelly wasn’t shy making drastic personnel changes during his two seasons as Philadelphia Eagles head coach. Kelly brought in numerous players who played for him at the college level, as well as brought in big name free agents Byron Maxwell, DeMarco Murray, and Sam Bradford. After a disappointing season last year falling short of the playoffs, a serious assessment needs to...
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Seattle Seahawks Offensive Line – Out With The Young, In With The Old

The offensive line is going to get a makeover this offseason. Even a cagey John Schneider, has had no problem acknowledging the need to make moves there. What may surprise Seattle Seahawks fans is just how they are going to do it. Change of course Schneider and Pete Carroll have been willing to turnover their roster every season, and even been willing to spend money on free agents...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bye Bye Birdie: Eagles Part Ways with WR Riley Cooper

This afternoon, new head coach Doug Pederson made his first cut of the roster, releasing wide receiver Riley Cooper. After being selected by the Eagles in the fifth round of the 2010 draft, and never really amounting to much on the field, Pederson ultimately thought his contract of $25 million over five years just was not in the team’s long-term future. Cooper received an extension...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Cary Williams will be a free agent again. ‘I’m a presence still out there’

For the third time in a year, Cary Williams will become a free agent on March 9. The cornerback had an interesting 12 months, which led him to the Seattle Seahawks then to the Washington Redskins during the postseason, but the 31-year-old isn’t deterred by his latest obstacles. “I think I’m a presence still out […]
Via The Insider
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Seahawks free agent priorities

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit   The Seattle Seahawks season is over and now the attention turns to how to re...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

How Do the Seahawks Stack Up Against the Panthers?

Embed from Getty Images On Sunday, the Seattle Seahawks will visit Charlotte to clash against the 15-1 (CAR). Many storylines dominate this game. Will the Seahawks be able to generate sufficient offense against the stout Panther defense? How will the Seahawks stop Carolina’s diverse run game? Will Russell Wilson be able to outduel probably MVP (CAM)? The answer to these...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

How does Howie continue to dominate the Eagles brand?

I don’t have a clue as to Howie Roseman’s resilience. No matter how badly he plays with others, he remains Jeff Lurie’s number one front office guy. Somehow, after all the drama of the past few seasons and some disappointing drafts,   Roseman is still in position to make the final call on draft picks and potential free agents. Roseman is a loose cannon when it comes to drafting...
Via Eagles Eye
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett thinks getting rid of Cary Williams turned Seahawks' season around

Addition by subtraction is what turned the Seahawks' season around if you ask defensive end Michael Bennett.The outspoken defensive end told The MMQB's Jenny Vrentas this week that parting ways with free-agent acquisition Cary Williams aided in better defense. The experience cornerbacks DeShawn Shead and Jeremy Lane had in the defense paid immediate dividends."Losing Cary and adding...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles defense gets a chance to breathe

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Nobody suffered more under the weight of Chip Kelly’s incompetence than the Philadelphia...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett takes a big shot at former Seahawks cornerback Cary Williams: 'Losing Cary and adding J. Lane and D. Shead in the game has really turned our season around'

Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Michael Bennett said that the turning point for the team was when the front office decided former cornerback Cary Williams needed to go. "Losing Cary and adding J. Lane and D. Shead in the game has really turned our season around a lot," Bennett said, via "No offense to Cary, but these guys have been in the defense a lot longer than...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Michael Bennett: Replacing Cary Williams turned around D

After a rocky start to the season, the Seattle Seahawks defense rebounded to finish 2015 ranked first in points allowed and second in total yards and rushing yards allowed. Defensive end Michael Bennett can point to a singular moment for why the turnaround happened. “Losing Cary (Williams) and adding (Jeremy) Lane and (Deshawn) Shead in the game has really turned our season around...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ten Facts You Should Know About The Seattle Seahawks And Carolina Panthers

Nearly everyone I spoke with today, including my own son, seems to be concerned about this Carolina Panthers game. I get it. They are 15-1. The Seattle Seahawks barely got by a lesser Minnesota Vikings squad, and scored just 10 points. Simple logic would seem to heavily favor the Panthers. Thankfully, football logic is far more nuanced than that. Before any of you throw in the towel...
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January 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Seahawks awarded three compensatory picks

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit The Seattle Seahawks are in the middle of an incredible run, dominating the NFL...
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January 06, 2016  |  Discuss

CB Cary Williams joins Redskins; S Kyshoen Jarrett to IR

WASHINGTON (AP) Cornerback Cary Williams has signed with the NFC East champion Washington Redskins ahead of their wild-card game against the Green Bay Packers, taking the roster spot of safety Kyshoen Jarrett, who heads to injured reserve. The addition of Williams, released by the Seattle Seahawks last month, and loss of Jarrett were part of a series of moves announced by the...
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January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Agent: Redskins signing CB Williams to upgrade secondary

WASHINGTON (AP) Cary Williams' agent says the cornerback has agreed to sign with the Washington Redskins. Williams was released by the Seattle Seahawks last month and is expected to be available for Washington's wild-card game Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. Harold Lewis confirmed an ESPN report in an email to The Associated Press that his client will sign with the Redskins...
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January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Redskins Signing Veteran CB Cary Williams

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Redskins are signing veteran CB Cary Williams to a contract on Tuesday. Williams will give Washington some added cornerback depth for the upcoming playoff matchup against the Packers. Williams, 30, signed a three-year, $18 million contract that included a $3.5 million signing bonus with the Seahawks back in March, but he lasted less than...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Cary Williams was right about Chip Kelly When Philadelphia Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie spoke to the media on Wednesday about Tuesday night's firing of head coach Chip Kelly, I thought about an ... Jeff Lurie, Howie Roseman should learn from Chip Kelly hire PHILADELPHIA – It is a fair point: The same search team that resulted in the Philadelphia Eagles hiring Chip Kelly is now...
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January 02, 2016  |  Discuss

Panthers Have “Kicked The Tires” On CB Cary Williams, No Plans To Sign Him As Of Now

Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer reported earlier in the day that the Panthers have “kicked the tires” on free agent CB Cary Williams in recent days. However, Person adds that the Panthers currently have no plans to sign Williams to a contract at this point. Carolina lost starting CB Bene Benwikere for the season on Sunday after he suffered a broken left leg. Williams recently...
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December 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Eric Rowe Shows Improvement with Buffalo Bills Looming

After the debacle of Cary Williams and Bradley Fletcher as the Philadelphia Eagles starting cornerbacks last season, the Eagles knew that they had to address the secondary in the 2015 NFL Draft. They did that in Day Two selecting Utah defensive back Eric Rowe. Rowe, the 6-foot-1, 204 lb. defensive back, spent the first three years at Utah at free safety then played cornerback in...
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December 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans Host CB Cary Williams

According to Aaron Wilson, free agent CB Cary Williams visited with the Titans on Thursday. Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported on Tuesday that the Rams were in contract discussions with Williams, but it appears that a deal could not get done. Williams has reportedly drawing interest from several other teams, with the Rams and Titans being the first two to host the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

What happened to the Seahawks defense?

Their offense is on quite a roll right now, but this year the Seahawks defense is not as strong as it used to be. From 2012 to 2014 the Seahawks defense was the stingiest in the NFL. This year Football Outsiders has their defensive DVOA ranked at number seven overall. Why are they not as dominant as in previous years? Five Thirty Eight provided some answers this week. In an article...
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December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Seahawks make several roster moves

According to, the Seattle Seahawks signed tight end Anthony McCoy and safety Akeem Davis to the 53-man roster while waiving tight end Chase Coffman. The team had two spots open after the release of cornerback Cary Williams earlier this week. writes: 'McCoy, who spent part of this season with Washington, was drafted by the Seahawks in the sixth round of the...
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December 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran CB Cary Williams Generating “Lots Of Interest” After Clearing Waivers

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that veteran CB Cary Williams is already generating “lots of interest” after clearing waivers on Tuesday. According to Wilson, “several” teams have already reached out to him since he became available. Unfortunately, Wilson doesn’t offer any specifics regarding which teams are interested in him. Williams, 30, signed a...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll on Cary Williams: “We feel more comfortable with the guys that have been with us”

Seattle Seahawks raised a few eyebrows when they released defensive back Cary Williams. After signing with the Seahawks in the off-season, Williams struggled throughout the season. During head coach Pete Carroll’s press conference on Monday, he talked about the decision to let Williams go. Carroll said that they were more comfortable with DeShawn Shead and Jeremy Lane.   ...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll talks release of CB Cary Williams

The Seattle Seahawks released cornerback Cary Williams on Monday. Williams, who signed as a free agent in the offseason, started Seattle’s first 10 games at right cornerback. However, in Seattle’s Week 11 win over San Francisco, Williams was replaced in the third quarter by DeShawn Shead, and Shead has since started the past two games. “I think he’s doing a fantastic job...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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