EMMANUEL ACHO NEWS

Re-tooling of Eagles has already begun for 2014...

This is our annual review of the end-of-season Eagles roster.  I had hoped as always that we wouldn't have this conversation until February... but here we are again, eliminated from the post-season...  time to re-tool. Chippah and Howie have already begun the re-tooling process... First order of business--- The Eagles started work on re-tooling the roster for the...
Via Eagles Eye
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles sign LB Acho to practice squad

Just one day after letting him go, the Eagles on Wednesday signed linebacker Emmanuel Acho to their practice squad. Acho was released Tuesday to make room on the 53-man roster for safety Keelan Johnson, who was promoted from the practice squad. Acho now essentially takes Johnson's place.
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Thursday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Thursday’s quick hits: 1. Despite suffering a mild concussion against the Vikings, Brandon Boykin expects to play  on Sunday against the Bears. 2. LeSean McCoy believes he needs to put the offense on his back Sunday...
Via Eagles Faithful
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Thursday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Thursday’s quick hits: 1. After spending seven weeks on the Giants practice squad, Emmanuel Acho will face them as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, where it all started. 2. Both Bradley Fletcher and Patrick...
Via Eagles Faithful
October 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Competition at MLB Looms with Acho Signing

Over the last two weeks, the Eagles have made roster moves that involved releasing cornerbacks Jordan Poyer and Shaun Prater in favor for running back Matthew Tucker and linebacker Emmanuel Acho, respectably. These moves bring the number of corners on the roster down to four, and increase the number of linebackers to nine and running backs to four. While having four running backs...
Via Pro Football Spot
October 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Tuesday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Tuesday’s quick hits: 1. Chip Kelly addressed the media on Monday and said despite Nick Foles’ concussion, he doesn’t plan on rushing Michael Vick back into play. 2. Eagles re-signed LB, Emmanuel Acho from...
Via Eagles Faithful
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Positive response to a bad outing against Dallas...

I waited for the results of the Giants-Vikings game Monday night before passing judgement on the Eagles' tough loss to the Cowboys this past Sunday... The Giants won and are now 1-6. They are our next opponent. As far as the Eagles go, I think we have made progress defensively. I think we are so improved on defense that we are capable of neutralizing our offensive shortcomings...
Via Eagles Eye
October 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Giants worked out three linebackers

According to Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post,  the Giants worked out former Bills linebacker Aaron Maybin,  Tavares Gooden formerly of the Ravens and 49ers, and Emmanuel Acho who played for the Browns. With Dan Connor done for the season,  the Giants are looking for someone else to bring in and help sure up their defense.  They recently claimed linebacker Allen Bradford...
Via Pro Football Zone
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Special Teams is the Eagles' new mantra...and a look at the BriSuksEgg Fantasy Football draft...

It went down last night for the 3rd year in a row--- the Fantasy Football Draft for the veteran members of the combined Bored here at Eagles Eye/ PE.com University... It's nice to see Democrats and Republicans reaching across the aisle in harmony (well, sort of!) and coming to some facsimile of unity in a "League of Nations", so to speak... Such is the growing legacy...
Via Eagles Eye
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Tuesday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Tuesday’s  quick hits: 1. Eagles released Emmanuel Acho, and claimed LB, Najee Goode off waivers. 2. Jeff Maehl is out to prove he belongs on this Eagles team. 3. Chip Kelly trimmed his roster to 53 players on...
Via Eagles Faithful
September 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Saturday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Saturday’s quick hits: 1. The Eagles made 12 cuts on Friday afternoon trimming their roster to 62. The team needs to make 9 more cuts by 6 p.m. this afternoon. 2. As some roster cuts are still in the works, one...
Via Eagles Faithful
August 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Host “Camp In For Kids’ Cancer” at Lincoln Financial Field

Hey Philadelphia Eagles fans, and particularly those with young Eagles fans in training, I thought this might be of interest. The below is a very worthwhile fundraiser for childhood cancer (who hasn’t heard of Alex’s Lemonade Stand?) and it sounds like something fun to do with your family… Eagles and Alex’s Lemonade Stand Host “Camp In For Kids’ Cancer” at Lincoln Financial...
Via Eagles Addict
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

X’s and O’s with the Bros: Draft Eve Musings on NFL Trends

Welcome to the latest edition of X’s and O’s with the Bros by @rodofdisaster. This feature represents a basic attempt to look deeper into the game of football, learn something about the X’s and O’s that make it go, and better appreciate the games within the game. It’s called “X’s and O’s with the Bros” because you don’t have to be a player, coach, or rocket...
Via Cleveland Frowns
April 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles Trade RB Dion Lewis To Cleveland For LB Emmanuel Acho

Chip Kelly continues to shake up the Philadelphia Eagles roster.The Eagles traded running back Dion Lewis to the Cleveland Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho Thursday afternoon. It's surprising that the Eagles and Browns and still trade partners not too long after Philadelphia beat out Cleveland for Kelly's head coaching services. A fifth-round pick in 2011, Lewis rushed...
Via Football Nation
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Cleveland Browns acquire RB Dion Lewis

The Cleveland Browns continued their activity in the free agency period this offseason. On Thursday, the Browns executed a player for player trade in order to acquire running back Dion Lewis. In exchange for Lewis, the Browns sent LB Emmanuel Acho to the Philadelphia Eagles. Lewis figures to challenge Montario Hardesty for the change of pace back in Cleveland. Lewis is just 22 and...
Via thepigskinreport.com
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Dion Lewis For A Random Cleveland Brown Is A Good Thing

Acho Acho Today, the Philadelphia Eagles got something out of nothing, but that's going to be news to those in the fan base that watches preseason football and wonders why it doesn't go the same as real games. Dion Lewis was going to be no better than the third-string RB for the team this year, in his third year out of Pittsburgh as LeSean McCoy Very Lite. (McCoy also is...
Via Five Tool Tool
April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles trade RB Dion Lewis for Browns’ LB Emmanuel Acho

Player for player trades in the NFL is something of a rare occurrence. So even when non-star players are traded for one another, it is always something to get excited about. Adam Schefter is reporting that the Eagles have trade running back Dion Lewis to the Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho. Linebackers was never one of Andy Reid’s specialties, so to Eagles fans, it must be...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns acquire RB Dion Lewis from Eagles

The Browns have acquired backup running back Dion Lewis from the Philadelphia Eagles in a trade for linebacker Emmanuel Acho. Lewis played 24 games in two seasons with the Eagles, who selected him in the fifth round in 2011. He rushed for 171 yards on 36 carries and scored two touchdowns. The 5-foot-8, 195-pound Lewis also returned kickoffs for Philadelphia as a rookie and will...
Via AP on Fox
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles Trade Dion Lewis To Cleveland For Emmanuel Acho

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles NewsTags: Dion LewisEmmanuel AchoPhiladelphia EaglesAfter several weeks of shopping backup running back Dion Lewis, the Eagles have found a trade partner. The Eagles sent the former fifth-round pick to the Cleveland Browns in exchange for linebacker Emmanuel Acho. Acho is 6-1 and weighs 240 lbs. He was Cleveland’s sixth-round selection last...
Via GCobb.com
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles Trade Dion Lewis for Browns' Linebacker

In a move that probably won't be a huge factor in 2013, the Philadelphia Eagles traded running back Dion Lewis to the Cleveland Browns for linebacker Emmanuel Acho. Lewis had 13 carries for 69 yeards (5.3 YPC) and one touchdown last season for the Eagles. Acho spent the entire 2012 season, his rookie season, on injured reserve after he suffered an undisclosed leg injury in the...
Via Buzz On Broad
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Browns trade Emmanuel Acho to Philadelphia for Dion Lewis

In a move that is being painted as “Chip Kelly remaking his roster,” the Cleveland Browns have acquired running back Dion Lewis from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for linebacker Emmanuel Acho. A fifth-round pick of the Eagles in 2011, Lewis lost backup duties in Philly to Bryce Brown during training camp last season. At just 22 years of age, Lewis has averaged 4.75 yards...
Via Waiting For Next Year
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles Trade RB Dion Lewis To The Browns For LB Emmanuel Acho

ESPN’s Adam Schefter is reporting that the Eagles have reached an agreement with the Browns on a trade that will send RB Dion Lewis to Cleveland for LB Emmanuel Acho.     The post Eagles Trade RB Dion Lewis To The Browns For LB Emmanuel Acho appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
Via NFL Trade Rumors
April 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Browns Make Next Wave of Cuts, Awarded Player

The Browns had to cut the roster down to 75 today. After yesterday’s cuts, which were offense heavy, we expected to see some defensive players let loose today. The players asked to bring the playbook to the coach’s office were Marcus Benard, Auston English, and Antwuan Reed. Additionally, Chris Gocong and Emmanuel Acho were put on IR with Phil Taylor being placed on the PUP list...
Via Waiting For Next Year
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Browns need youngsters to step up at linebacker

As the Browns prepare to embark upon their second season under Pat Shurmur there are many questions that remain. With training camp opening Sat. July 28, were going to take a position-by-position analysis of the current roster as the team heads to camp over the next two weeks. Weve looked at the offense and now in part seven we look at the linebackers. Candidates: Chris Gocong, DQwell...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Emmanuel Acho's goals go beyond football

BEREA -- Some Cleveland Browns play football for money. Some for fame. Some to win games and titles. Some because they simply enjoy the game.Rookie linebacker Emmanuel Acho includes all those among his purposes, but ultimately he has a larger one in mind.I just like what football allows you to do as far as what platform it puts you on, the Browns sixth-round draft choice out of Texas...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

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