Saturday Six Pack: Eagles at Packers

  View image | The third preseason game is often the last chance for starters to show their value and solidify their place as a starting member of the team. Saturday’s game in Green Bay, though a preseason game, takes the Eagles back to a place where they suffered a shellacking to the Packers last season, just one of the losses that started to derail a season...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Eagles RB DeMarco Murray not worried about losing touches

The Philadelphia Eagles have two very talented running backs on the roster who fit in perfectly with Chip Kelly's offensive scheme. One might think that kind of scenario lends itself to a committee approach at running back, but DeMarco Murray has other expectations."I don't think it will be alternating series," Murray said, per Corey Seidman of CSN Philly. "But [Mathews] is a quality...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray says there will be no RB by committee

The Philadelphia Eagles are loaded at the running back position with DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles on the roster, however, there is only one ball and apparently will be one main rusher as well. Murray signed a five-year contract worth $42 million in the offseason, was asked about how the ball will be distributed. "I don't think it will be alternating series...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Impress Again in Second Preseason Game

Philadelphia Eagles’ Sam Bradford looks to pass during the first half of a preseason NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez) After an impressive performance in their preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts, the Philadelphia Eagles put together another solid team effort in their second game out....
Via The Sports Journal
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL players with a chip on their shoulder for 2015

NFL players have different reasons for performing and playing hard on Sundays.  Some do it because they have a chip on their shoulder and are out to prove something.  Whatever the reason may be, there will be a constant reminder for them to play harder. These are five players that have something to prove for the 2015 season and will be playing with a chip on their shoulder. Tom...
Via EndZoneScore
4 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray 'loves' playing for the Eagles

After missing several practices throughout training camp, Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray's place within his new offense was solidified during the Eagles' second preseason matchup against the Ravens. Murray capped off a scoring drive with the first team offense by plunging into the end zone from two yards away.Head coach Chip Kelly's decision to hold Murray out of...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Extension for Mychal Kendricks reason to believe in Chip Kelly

The Philadelphia Eagles have made a lot of big moves since the arrival of head coach Chip Kelly. Over the last 18 months, Kelly has been busy reshaping the roster to his liking, which has meant the exodus of some of the team’s biggest names. One name that some feared was next was inside linebacker Mychal Kendricks, who was headed into the final year of his contract. Those fears...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Dallas Cowboys Position Preview: Running Backs

The Dallas Cowboys may have had the most production out of the running back position last season when Demarco Murray came on the scene and put up huge numbers. Murray carried the ball for 392 carries and 1,845 yards breaking Emmitt Smith’s single season rushing record. Critics believe that the Cowboys overworked and overused Murray and the tremendous season he had was an outlier...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Postgame Review: Eagles regulars, and others, deliver another strong outing

  View image | Repetition and consistency. That is a way to silence the doubters and be a competitive team that is forced to be reckoned with. Again, it is only the preseason. But two weeks in, the Eagles appear to have all the makings of a dominant offense and a much-improved defense that will make them a competitive team. Saturday's 40-17 win over the Ravens...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Recap: Bradford and Murray Impress in First Outing

There were a lot of successful moments during the game that head coach Chip Kelly should be proud of. QB Sam Bradford and RB DeMarco Murray looked sharp in their first appearances on the field. WR Nelson Agholor had some good touches and looked like he had the makings of a potential NFL rookie star. RB Kenjon Barner had another successful returned punt for a score. All the combination...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Philadelphia Eagles continue their preseason dominance against the Ravens

The Eagles kicked off their second preseason game against the Ravens on Saturday night in a 40-17 win to improve their preseason record to 2-0. The game was arguably more anticipated than the Eagles first preseason game as it was the debut of offseason acquisitions Sam Bradford and DeMarco Murray. The Ravens joined the Eagles at the NovaCare Complex all week for joint practices...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: DeMarco Murrray Slips During Celebration After Scoring First TD For The Eagles

DeMarco Murray finally stepped on to the field for the Philadelphia Eagles Saturday in preseason action against the Baltimore Ravens. He didn't play long, but in the time that he did fans got to see something that Dallas Cowboy fans loved to see him do last season--score a touchdown.Dallas fans are not going to be too happy to see him do so this season of course, but they probably...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Bradford, Murray strong in debut as Eagles rout Ravens

  View image | Final: Eagles 40, Ravens 17 Philadelphia, PA - In their second preseason game of the 2015 season, the Philadelphia Eagles (2-0) put up a well-rounded, solid effort in opposition of John Harbaugh and the Baltimore Ravens (1-1). Sam Bradford and DeMarco Murray took the field together on offense for the first time since their playing days at the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Bradford, Murray look sharp in Eagles' 40-17 win over Ravens

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Sam Bradford and DeMarco Murray had successful debuts, Kenjon Barber returned another punt for a score, and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Baltimore Ravens 40-17 Saturday night. Bradford went 3 of 5 for 35 yards and led the Eagles (2-0) on an 84-yard drive in his only series. He played his first game since tearing his left ACL for the second time in 11 months...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray Talks about the Hottest Places He Has Worked Out

STACK interviewed DeMarco Murray, the 2014 NFL Offensive Player of the Year, and the Philadelphia Eagles running back talked about the hottest places he has worked out. Murray, a two-time
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Sam’s big date—Eagles host Ravens in PS2…

There was a feeling of mutual respect for both teams at the end of the joint practices—both Eagles and Ravens coaching staffs called it a success… Consider this Sam Bradford’s first real date with the cruel but exotically beautiful mistress known as Eagles Destiny… Sam’s like a virgin again, and we’re sending him off to the prom with a clean suit, a $50 expense account...
Via Eagles Eye
9 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray ready to play, but might not vs. Ravens

Up until this point, Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray has missed a lot of training camp practices. According to Eagles head coach Chip Kelly, it's all part of the process for the running back in Kelly's sports science program. On Wednesday, Murray said that he's ready to play, but that doesn't mean you will necessarily see him in the preseason game against the Ravens...
Via Fox Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray expected to return to practice Wednesday

There's a plan in place, and Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has no intention of skipping over it. Kelly has a sport science program in place to manage the health of his players, and that means the free agent acquisition DeMarco Murray, who compiled 450 touches in 2014, will have to skip some practices.The good news for an anxious Murray and Eagles fans attending practice...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

After impressive debut for Eagles, now it’s Bradford’s turn

  View image | No Sam Bradford. No DeMarco Murray. No Mychal Kendricks. No DeMeco Ryans. All four were perfectly healthy, but held out of Sunday’s preseason opener. And it didn’t make one difference. The Eagles preseason opener didn’t come without a few hiccups, but was impressive, all things considered. There are many teams that don’t look as on point...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford and DeMarco Murray Held Back: Sports Science or Fear of Injury?

Photo: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Is something wrong with DeMarco Murray or are the Eagles simply being cautious? For what it’s worth, Chip Kelly stated that holding him out of the first preseason game was his call and that Murray is fine. Same goes for Sam Bradford. It was Chip’s call and he just wanted to wait another week before putting him on the field (Bradford will...
Via Eagles Addict
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly acknowledges concern over DeMarco Murray’s workload

    The Dallas Cowboys let DeMarco Murray leave in free agency in part because they knew he was overworked last season, and they feared he would not be able to match his excellent production in the future. Chip Kelly convinced the Philadelphia Eagles to sign Murray to a big-money deal, indicating he believes the back will remain productive for the future. Still, the Eagles...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly concerned over DeMarco Murray's 2014 workload

The Philadelphia Eagles landed the most coveted running back available during the offseason by signing DeMarco Murray to a five-year, $42 million contract. The team has been particularly cautious with the running back during organized team activities and training camp, mostly due to the fact that Murray had an extremely onerous workload while leading the Cowboys to the playoffs...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Murray fits in with Eagles after playing for rival Cowboys

PHILADELPHIA (AP) DeMarco Murray walked off the field hearing cheers and autograph requests from the same fans who used to hurl insults at him and his teammates. The former Cowboy is already a fan favorite in Philadelphia. ''I definitely feel like an Eagle and I'm happy to be here,'' Murray said. ''It's a great group of guys.'' Murray spent his first four seasons playing for the...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: LeSean McCoy or DeMarco Murray?

A pair of projected top 10 running backs will have their results tied together this season whether they like it or not. LeSean McCoy and Demarco Murray will be measured against each other in 2015 for numerous reasons. The measurement will happen in Philadelphia for sure, but also in any place that the Eagles’ decisions, namely Chip Kelly’s decisions, are being called into question...
Via The Fantasy Fix
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Training Camp Update (8/08/15): DeMarco Murray is back at practice. But when will Kiko Alonso be cleared?

  View image | Philadelphia- Prior to Saturdays practice, the Philadelphia Eagles were without two of their most important players. Running back DeMarco Murray missed two practices due to a lack of hydration and a respiratory illness.  Secondly, linebacker Kiko Alonso suffered a concussion during Tuesday's practice, which has sidelined him for the time being...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss
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