The top 10 CBs the Philadelphia Eagles can draft next month

It’s no secret that the Philadelphia Eagles need to draft a cornerback. Cary Williams and Bradley Fletcher were serviceable last season, but neither player is the future at the position. Brandon Boykin is an excellent slot cornerback, but that’s about it — he’s too small to be as good outside as he is inside. Nolan Carroll was merely brought in for depth purposes, and Roc...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers Still Profiting From Compensatory Formula Despite Seeming Indifference

Pittsburgh Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert spoke the other day, among other topics, about the compensatory pick process, saying that while the team tries to predict their compensation based on their understanding of the formula, it’s a “real complicated formula”, which is a statement of the obvious for anybody that follows such news. In fact, Colbert said that the Steelers...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles sign CB Nolan Carroll

Nolan Carroll has seen his snap count increase in each of the past 3 seasons, going from 330, to 653, to 809 snaps from 2011-2013. He’s been roughly an average player on Pro Football Focus the whole time and is now an average starter. Last season he graded out as Pro Football Focus’ 52nd ranked cornerback, right in the middle of the pack, allowing 47.8% completion, which was...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Two big-ticket safeties make list of top free agent DBs

While safety seems to be the one position on defense that people think the Eagles need to upgrade first, the truth is, they could also use some more help at cornerback. Although Cary Williams got his act together late in the season, he still did not play particularly well throughout. Bradley Fletcher showed flashes at times, but isn’t considered to be a No. 1, lockdown corner....
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Could Look to Seahawks For Secondary Help

Seahawks CB Walter Thurmond could be available in free agency this offseason and could wind up being a target of Howie Roseman and the Eagles. (Image courtesy of Sports Illustrated) Anyone with a pair of eyes realizes that the Seattle Sehawks rode the punishing, menacing, stifling defense to a 48-3 victory over the Denver Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII, and every step of the way in...
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February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Ravens Expected To Receive Four 2014 Compensatory Picks

Jamison Hensley of expects the Baltimore Ravens to receive the maximum four compensatory picks in this year’s NFL Draft. According to Hensley, the Ravens should receive compensatory picks for the losses of S Ed Reed, OLB Paul Kruger, ILB Dannell Ellerbe and CB Cary Williams. Hensley’s “best-case scenario” for Baltimore would be getting a third-round pick...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles 2013 Free Agency Review: Cary Williams

Cary Williams' Eagles tenure got off to a rocky start but he ultimately evolved into one of the defense's more vocal on and off-field leaders in 2013. (Image courtesy of Over the course of the next two weeks we will examine each of the Philadelphia Eagles 2013 free-agent signings and off-season additions and look at how they contributed to this year's NFC...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cary Williams fined for horse collar tackle on Darren Sproles

[Photo: Yong Kim/] Even though the Philadelphia Eagles are out of the playoffs, the NFL is still dishing out fines. Their latest addition to the fine list was cornerback Cary Williams. If you remember, Williams’ horse collar tackle happened after the Eagles took the lead in the 4th quarter and they kicked off the ball to New Orleans Saints running back Darren Sproles...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

News & Notes: Gamble in high demand; Williams fined

TODAY’S CLICKS Eagles head into the offseason with good flexibility (READ) This guy will coach against the Eagles twice a year (READ) Behind Enemy Lines: A look at the Cowboys’ 2013 season (READ) GABMLE A HOT COMMODITY Eagles vice president of player personnel Tom Gamble is a desired candidate for various general manager jobs in the NFL. From ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan: Filed...
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January 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles Notes: Jeremy Maclin, Trent Cole, Cary Williams

  Jeremy Maclin Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin is aware of the fact that he may have to agree to a one-year deal this offseason with the hope of securing a multi-year contract afterwards. “I’m a realist, so I understand that that’s a possibility,” Maclin said, via Les Bowen Philadelphia Inquirer. Bowen adds that Maclin is unlikely to “break the bank” during free agency as...
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January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Sunday Review: Three plays that spelled Eagles demise

Cary Williams was called for a horsecollar tackle on the kickoff following the go-ahead score for the Eagles. This helped jumpstart the Saints game-winning drive in the 26-24 Eagles loss on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy of Let me start by saying this. The Philadelphia Eagles did not play well in Saturday’s Wildcard game. Not well at all, certainly not well enough to win....
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January 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Cary Williams on Loss to Vikings: “It Was a Good Thing”

  Rarely in the NFL will you hear a player at any position, starting or backup, say that losing a game to a far inferior opponent is a positive thing. Especially when said team is in the midst of a five-game win streak. But that is exactly what Philadelphia Eagles […]The post Cary Williams on Loss to Vikings: “It Was a Good Thing” appeared first on Eagles Pulse.
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December 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams is happy the Eagles lost

He’s happy his team lost on Sunday. He’s gotten into it with fellow teammates in practice. He is the most interesting man on the Philadelphia Eagles. He is, Cary Williams. Williams was benched during the team’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday, and had an erratic roughing the passer call in that game. Williams spoke […]
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams Benched Sunday As Eagles Defense Lost Composure

Shortly after allowing a fourth quarter touchdown to Vikings rookie cordarrelle Patterson, Cary Williams was benched for losing his composure by defensive coordinator Bill Davis.  Chip Kelly confirmed Monday what anyone watching the Eagles undoing in the fourth quarter against the Minnesota Vikings Sunday already realized: Cary Williams was benched for losing control of his emotions...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles' Injury Report: Cary Williams, Brandon Boykin

The Philadelphia Eagles are the two things you want to be as a football team in December making a run at the playoffs. They are hot and healthy. The Eagles are riding a five-game winning streak into Sunday's matchup with the Minnesota Vikings and only four players appear on their injury report this week. With a one game lead over the Dallas Cowboys, the NFC East is Philadelphia...
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December 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams Tells Bruce Arians, Arizona Cardinals to Stop Crying

Eagles cornerback Cary Williams was not pleased Tuesday with the complaining from Bruce Arians and the Arizona Cardinals about the officiating in Sinday's game. Cary Williams has a pretty simple and succinct message for Arizona Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians and his players: Stop your crying.  Arians of course sent 15 plays to the league offices in New York to review what...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams to Cardinals: “Lets not be crybabies”

Following the Arizona Cardinals’ loss on Sunday, head coach Bruce Arians said that there were many problems with the officiating in the game. Arians says that he sent plays with what he believed to be questionable calls to the league office for review. Apparently, Eagles cornerback Cary Williams believes that was the wrong move. Williams believes that the Cardinals should just...
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December 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams to Bruce Arians: Stop being a crybaby

    Cardinals head coach Bruce Arians complained about the officials from this past Sunday’s loss to the Eagles and cornerback Cary Williams has a message for him. “Let’s not be crybabies, man,” Williams said via “I thought the refs kept them in the game to some degree at times. But it’s football, man. It’s about going...
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December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams to Cards: 'Let's not be crybabies'

Cary Williams already wasn’t a huge fan of Bruce Arians going back to their AFC North days, when Arians was the Steelers’ offensive coordinator and Williams played cornerback for the rival Baltimore Ravens. Williams, now an Eagles corner, is once again irked by Arians, the Cardinals head coach. Arians on Monday said he reached out to the NFL office about calls from referees...
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December 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Cary Williams calls out Denver offense... while BriSuksEgg Fantasy Football moves on...

Eagles CB Cary Williams is not afraid of Peyton Manning. He'll be the first to tell you so. "We took him down on their home field in the worst of conditions," said Williams in an interview yesterday. [Williams was referring to the AFC Championship Game last January when Williams was still a part of the Ravens]... Williams and the Ravens respected Manning, as...
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September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles DB Williams silences critics with big plays

Cary Williams walked his talk. The fiery cornerback had an impressive debut with the Philadelphia Eagles after being in the spotlight for the wrong reasons throughout the summer. Williams signed a three-year, $17 million contract, including $10.5 million guaranteed, with the Eagles in the offseason after starting every game the last two seasons for the defending Super Bowl-champion...
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September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick Says If Cary Williams Is ‘Hot-Headed,’ it Will Hurt Eagles

Cary Williams was brought to Philadelphia to bring Super Bowl experience and quality play at the cornerback position. So far Williams has been anything but an experienced veteran for the Eagles.  On the heels of his fight with Riley Cooper on Thursday, the question now being asked, is whether or not Williams is a liability for the Eagles. Michael Vick, who is the teams captain,...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick Says If Cary Williams Is ‘Hot-Headed,’ it Will Hurt Eagles

Cary Williams was brought to Philadelphia to bring Super Bowl experience and quality play at the cornerback position. So far Williams has been anything but an experienced veteran for the Eagles.  On the heels of his fight with Riley Cooper on Thursday, the question now being asked, is whether or not Williams is a liability for the Eagles. Michael Vick, who is the teams captain,...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Vick tells Cary Williams not to be hot-headed

When Riley Cooper and Cary Williams fought at Eagles practice Michael Vick ran into the scrum to separate them. A day later Vick said he has talked to Williams who has a reputation for a short temper about keeping cool “Cary understands that we need him on the football field not to be hot-headed at times” Vick told “We know he’s a guy who’s very into his...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Michael Vick defends Riley Cooper? Says Cary Williams needs to remain calm

After a nice fight between Riley Cooper and Cary Williams, were Vick had to step in, he had some words of his own. “I know after yesterday, Cary understands that we need him on the football field, not to be hot-headed at times,” Vick said Friday, per CSN Philadelphia. “We know he’s a guy who’s […]
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

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