Mark Sanchez not dismayed by lack of first team QB reps

Entering training camp, quarterback Mark Sanchez believed that he would be given every opportunity to win the Philadelphia Eagles' starting quarterback spot. During spring practices, Sanchez took the majority of first team repetitions as Sam Bradford was taking his recovery slow. That usage has completely flipped since the Eagles have opened up training camp.On Sunday, the Eagles...
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Philadelphia Eagles Player Defends Chip Kelly Against Racism Claims

Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez is backing his new head coach, Chip Kelly, against claims of racism by former players.
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Mark Sanchez says it ‘crazy’ to call Chip Kelly racist

Chip Kelly was accused of being racist by LeSean McCoy earlier this offseason, and the topic came up again over the weekend after the Philadelphia Eagles traded Brandon Boykin to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Shortly after being dealt, Boykin said Kelly is “uncomfortable” being around “grown men in our culture.” He later insisted he wasn’t calling...Read More
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Compelling camp competitions: #5 Bradford vs. Sanchez

For players, training camp is where roster spot and playing time competition really ramps up, and ultimately where you ready yourself for the regular season.  I was involved in heated training camp competitions ever year. I was either competing for a roster spot, like my rookie season, or after that battling for playing time or a starting position. Make no mistake: teams try to...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Giants Still Unclear About Jason Pierre-Paul’s Status

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ – DECEMBER 28: Jason Pierre-Paul #90 of the New York Giants sacks Mark Sanchez #3 of the Philadelphia Eagles during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 28, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images) With training camp set to open Friday, it’s safe to say that the New York Giants, as any other team, would like to have a...
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The most important quarterback in the game?

I won't make you read the entire article just to figure out who the NFL's most important quarterback is. It isn't Aaron Rodgers. It isn't Tom Brady. It isn't Peyton Manning, Andrew Luck, Russell Wilson, or Philip Rivers. The most important quarterback in the league is this guy:    Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Yes, of all of the elite quarterbacks in the league, none...
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Philadelphia Eagles Capsule

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES (10-6) OPEN CAMP: Aug. 2, Philadelphia. LAST YEAR: Missed playoffs after 9-3 start. Despite several injuries on offense, still had no trouble moving ball and scoring points in Chip Kelly's up-tempo offense behind Mark Sanchez. But couldn't overcome turnovers and poor defense. Kelly took control of personnel decisions in offseason and overhauled roster by trading...
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Revis: Jets 'didn't have a quarterback' with Mark Sanchez

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez became the next person or organizations on the Darrelle Revis trash them now that you're gone tour. The cornerback, who has said negative things about the Patriots, Buccaneers, and others, focused his sights on his old quarterback back in New York, blaming Sanchez for not taking the team deeper into the playoffs. "We almost made...
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Report: Sam Bradford should be ready to start training camp

Philadelphia Eagles training camp gets started August 2 and it looks as if quarterback Sam Bradford will be ready to participate fully with his team. Bradford is reportedly looking great and has been in the rehab room every day of the summer. Bradford said in June if he couldn’t be ready for 11-on-11 drills come the start of training camp, then “something has gone horribly...
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Darrelle Revis says Jets ‘didn’t have quarterback’ in 2009 and 2010

Darrelle Revis is back for his second stint with the Jets and the scenery has changed quite a bit since the first time he was there. Rex Ryan is gone and was replaced by Todd Bowles. Mark Sanchez is also no longer with team, having signed with the Eagles. As far as Revis is concerned,...Read More
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Mark Sanchez ranked as the No. 1 backup QB in NFL

It makes sense that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez, who will be in competition with Sam Bradford in training camp for the starting position would be considered a highly rated signal caller. However, Bradford will most likely end up with the starting job and according to Marc Sessler of, Sanchez lands at No. 1 for backups. Sessler writes: 'It's possible...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Between the Lines: Sanchez, Bradford criticized; Eagles 'rolled the dice' with change of quarterback

  View image | "Between the Lines" is a weekly aggregation series, sharing links and highlights of other pieces around the web regarding the Philadelphia Eagles and the rest of the National Football League. Darrelle Revis, CB; Mark Sanchez, QB Darrelle Revis Slams Mark Sanchez: ‘We Didn’t Have a Quarterback’ (Sportsnaut/Jesse Reed) Eagles quarterback...
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Sam Bradford Has A Lot On His Plate, With Sanchez Looking Over His Shoulder

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Quarterbacks Tags: Chip KellyMark SanchezPhiladelphia EaglesSam Bradford I’ve said it before and I’m going to say it again, at this moment right now, Mark Sanchez is the Eagles starting quarterback and he’s got the confidence of his teammates because they know he can execute this offense.  They’ve seen him do it.  Sam Bradford on the...
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Darrelle Revis Slams Mark Sanchez: ‘We Didn’t Have a Quarterback’

Darrelle Revis of the New York Jets has no mercy when it comes to his former teammate and current Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez. Speaking with about his team’s close encounters with glory back in 2009 and 2010 when the Jets lost the AFC Championship, Revis lamented the memory: “We almost made it, and we didn’t have a quarterback,” he said. Realizing...
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With no safety net, 2015 means everything for Bradford

  View image | As training camp draws closer, so too does speculation and discussion over who the Eagles will start at quarterback in 2015. As the debate wears on, it seems more people want to pencil in Mark Sanchez than Sam Bradford. But Bradford's decision to play out the final year of his contract, instead of work on a restructured extension with the Eagles...
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Five Philadelphia Eagles who have bought in to Chip Kelly’s culture and gotten better

When Chip Kelly came into the NFL everyone knew that he would be changing the league in certain ways. His up-tempo offense and innovative play-calling were just the beginning of what he would bring to the Philadelphia Eagles. It has become clear by his third season in the league that what he brings from an Xs and Os standpoint is not the only thing he has to offer. Kelly has a very...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: five keys to a successful 2015 season

For some teams, finding five key issues that need answering in order to succeeding for an upcoming season may seem like a large, but not overbearing, amount. For other teams, they would likely be celebrating if their franchise only needed five problems resolved before week one. For the Philadelphia Eagles, it was honestly difficult trying to find five major issues that needed to...
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NFL Media ranks Eagles’ Mark Sanchez as best backup QB

According to Marc Sessler of the NFL Network, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez is the best backup in the league. Sanchez topped the list of all 32 passers because he led the Jets to back-to-back AFC Championship Games in 2009 and 2010. “It’s possible that Sanchez starts the season, but the Eagles are paying Sam Bradford $12.985 million this year to Sanchez’s...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Sam Bradford is key to a Division Title

With a whole new look, this year’s Philadelphia Eagles team has a real chance to bounce back and win the NFC East. What will be the deciding factor, the secondary, running game, O-Line? The answer has to be Sam Bradford, and more specifically the health of Sam Bradford. By this point everyone is well aware of the knee issues that Sam Bradford has had, but it is just as important...
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Why Mark Sanchez Will be the Eagles Starting QB

Quarterbacks for the Philadelphia Eagles have been a sticky situation since Nick Foles was gone to St. Louis and Sam Bradford came to the City of Brotherly Love. There were critics of the trade, believing that Foles would’ve been fully healthy and done a good job of finding his niche in Chip Kelly’s offense. But since his departure, it is assumed that Sam Bradford is going to...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Tuesday web roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Reviewing the Eagles' draft class of 2014 The Eagles' 2014 draft class was not one of the bright spots of the season last year. As a group ... Philly's newest football superstar hasn't yet been embraced ... Philadelphia Eagles 2015 Season Preview Super Bowl Odds The Philadelphia Eagles had a solid 10-6 season last year, but still they failed to make the playoffs. This year...
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Eagles' Mark Sanchez feels ready for the best season of his career

Most assume that Sam Bradford will ultimately be the Philadelphia Eagles' Week 1 starting quarterback, but that won't be the case if Mark Sanchez can build on his strong set of spring practices. Sanchez took the majority of first-team repetitions during OTA and mini-camp practices, and he left the spring feeling confident about his place on the Eagles' offense.“When I first came...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez: You’ve got to be the best guy to win the job

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez likes his chances of possibly earning his way to he starting spot in for the 2015 season. Two years ago, Sanchez underwent shoulder surgery which affected his performance at the start of the 2014 season. He now says he fully healthy and it shows. “When I first came here, it took me a couple of weeks to feel part of the team, to...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

It’s beginning to look a lot like Sanchez in Philly…

I kinda figured this was the deal all along. Mark Sanchez is the insurance policy for the time it takes Sam Bradford to get his legs right. No big deal when you think about it— many a QB and stud center fielder have had their share of qualified backup players… What makes the Eagles’ situation special is that Sam Bradford will make $13 million guaranteed whether he plays...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Should Mark Sanchez get a shot at starting?

Mark Sanchez will enter the 2015 NFL season entrenched in a battle with Sam Bradford for the starting quarterback job in Philly. For all the backlash and ridicule Mark Sanchez has had to deal with during his career including stints with the New York Jets and now Eagles, he seems to be in a better situation to excel and make even more strides this season. Although the Eagles traded...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss
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