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Eagles quarterback Nick Foles to serve as honorary captain for Soul game

When the Philadelphia Soul hosts the Jacksonville Sharks Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center, it will have a Pro Bowl quarterback lending moral support. Eagles quarterback Nick Foles will serve as the honorary captain for the Soul (1-3) when it hosts the Sharks (2-2) in the team’s home opener at 6 p.m. The Soul face the Sharks after collecting its first win of the season last...
Via Pro Sports Daily
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Offensive Outlook

Photo Credit: www.usatoday.com Eagles Offensive Outlook   The Philadelphia Eagles, made strides last year into becoming a solid NFL football team. Now, they will be entering their first year with quarterback Nick Foles as the full-time starter. Lesean McCoy is healthy, and the whole offense has a year under their belts in the Chip Kelly scheme. Let’s take a look at the Eagles...
Via Down and Distance
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles vs. Redskins Offense: Who Should the Cowboys Fear More in 2014?

It seems like year in and year out, the NFC East is expected to be one of the stronger divisions in all of the NFL. Recently though, the entire division has really been letting us down.Look at the recent years for the NFC East, and you'll see that outside of the New York Giants in 2011, every team who won the NFC East lost in either the Wild Card or Divisional Rounds of the playoffs...
Via Pro Football Spot
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles attempted to trade for C.J. Spiller

The Philadelphia Eagles made a splash on the trade market earlier this offseason by acquiring Darren Sproles from the New Orleans Saints. It certainly surprised quite a few people, but Sproles actually wasn’t their first target. According to reports coming out of Philadelphia, the Eagles tried to acquire running back C.J. Spiller from the Buffalo Bills prior to trading for Sproles...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

2014 Colts Schedule: Five Games to Anticipate

It might only be April, but it is never too early to start looking towards next season. After going to the playoffs for back-to-back seasons and benefiting from fairly easy schedules, the Colts face tough opponents in 2014 and will be tested nearly every week. In the upcoming season, the Colts find themselves playing each AFC division winner, the AFC North and the NFC East. Don...
Via The Colts Authority
4 days ago  |  Discuss

What Does The Future Hold For Nick Foles

Nick Foles enters his first season as the 1st-string quarterback of the Eagles (Image Courtesy Philly.com) Does Nick Foles have holes? It is an interesting question to ask after the second-year quarterback put together a historic season in which he throw for 2,891 yards and 27 touchdowns with only two interceptions. But the question remains, does Foles have holes? Searching the NFL...
Via Eagledelphia
5 days ago  |  Discuss

3D Philly NFL Draft Room: Quarterbacks

In the first of a series of NFL Draft positional outlooks for the Philadelphia Eagles, we start with maybe the smallest need, at quarterback. The Eagles have their franchise guy in Nick Foles. Nobody bought that last year, but after a top 5 all-time single season quarterback rating, they have no choice now. Behind Foles […] The post 3D Philly NFL Draft Room: Quarterbacks appeared...
Via 3D Philly Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson’s release doesn’t change the Philadelphia Eagles’ draft plans

The Philadelphia Eagles’ release of star wide receiver DeSean Jackson has been perhaps the biggest and most surprising story of the 2014 NFL offseason. Seemingly out of nowhere, word began leaking out in early March that the Eagles were ready to move on from the Pro Bowler and were listening to trade offers. Hearing offers became calling other teams, which then became an outright...
Via cover32 - Eagles
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Draftee Brandin Cooks on DeSean Jackson: ‘I can do it like him and do it better’

Brandin Cooks is confident he can replace DeSean Jackson if the Philadelphia Eagles draft him next month. Cooks, a 5-foot-10, 189-pound wide receiver from Oregon State, believes he can put up even bigger numbers than Jackson, who signed with the Washington Redskins last week. “His game is unbelievable,” Cooks said to Philly.com. “The man can blow the top off, catch the deep...
Via Sports-Glory
10 days ago  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy plans to be ‘more explosive and in better shape’ in 2014

LeSean McCoy led the NFL with 314 rushing attempts and 1,607 rushing yards, while running for nine touchdowns.  But the Philadelphia Eagles running back thinks he can be even better in 2014. “I want to be more explosive and in better shape,” McCoy told FOXSports.com on Thursday. “I want to take over more games in the fourth quarter; whether if it’s in the air or on the...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

NFLPA to investigate Eagles over DeSean Jackson's release

The NFL Players Association Executive Director DeMaurice Smith said Friday on Mike & Mike that his union will investigate whether the Philadelphia Eagles were involved in a smear campaign with wide receiver DeSean Jackson before releasing him. “We’ve been in touch with DeSean, and first and foremost he is a tremendous football player and great young man,” Smith said, via...
Via Sports-Glory
15 days ago  |  2 Comments

Photo of DeSean Jackson banner coming down from The Linc

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; I wonder who the Eagles will replace DeSean Jackson’s banner with.  Nick Foles? LeSean McCoy?   var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Photo of DeSean Jackson banner...
Via Pro Football Zone
18 days ago  |  Discuss

DeSean Jackson: ‘I am not and never have been part of any gang’

DeSean Jackson was released from the Philadelphia Eagles today after the team uncovered information on Jackson’s off-field activities, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. A report by NJ.com stated the Eagles had become concerned with Jackson’s off-field involvement with Los Angeles street gang members. Jackson denies any involvement with street gang members. “First I would like...
Via Sports-Glory
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles announce team has released DeSean Jackson

The Philadelphia Eagles announced friday that they have released wide receiver DeSean Jackson. After careful consideration this offseason, Eagles decide to part ways with DeSean Jackson. The team informed him of his release today. — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) March 28, 2014 The 27-year-old Jackson was drafted by the Eagles in the second round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He recorded...
Via Sports-Glory
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: Signing Mark Sanchez ‘was a no-brainer for us’

The Philadelphia Eagles have signed free agent quarterback Mark Sanchez to a one-year, $2.25 million deal. “I’ve said many times that we will always look to add quality players at the quarterback position,” said Eagles head coach Chip Kelly. “We consider it a key position in this game, so having the chance to add Mark to that group was a no-brainer for us. Mark has started...
Via Sports-Glory
22 days ago  |  1 Comment

Mark Sanchez can make up to $4 million with the Eagles

  According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, Mark Sanchez can make up to $4 million with the Eagles. The one-year deal Mark Sanchez will sign with the Eagles on Friday will be worth a max of $4 million. Base value roughly half of that. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 28, 2014 The good news for Sanchez is that he’ll likely get some playing time,  since Nick Foles has had...
Via Pro Football Zone
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Sanchez passes physical, signs with Eagles

Immediately after becoming a free agent, Mark Sanchez' name was connected to the Philadelphia Eagles. Head coach Chip Kelly is familiar with Sanchez and with the Eagles being in need of a veteran backup quarterback, there was an obvious fit.Earlier today, Sanchez agreed to terms with the Eagles on a contract, but the deal was still pending a physical. A deal is now done, as he...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: ‘I like’ DeSean Jackson but will do what’s best for Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly said he spoke with wide receiver DeSean Jackson regarding the reports that Jackson could be traded or released. “We’ve had a good conversation and we’re always going to do what’s best for the football team,” Kelly said at Wednesday’s NFL annual meeting. “But I think he knows where we are, and I know where he is. I feel very comfortable...
Via Sports-Glory
24 days ago  |  1 Comment

Nick Foles May Soon Have the Best Job Security in the NFL

Nick Foles exploded on to the scene last season completing 64 percent of his passes for just under 2900 yards, 27 touchdowns, and two interceptions. After a season like that you would think that he should feel pretty secure in his job, right? Yeah, but if history has shown us anything its that players are always a play away or a bad game from riding the bench--especially if his back...
Via FatManWriting
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Make no mistake about it Nick Foles will be the Philadelphia Eagles starting QB not Mark Sanchez

If you are a fan of the Philadelphia Eagles, you have nothing to worry about. Nick Foles will be the Eagles starting QB. Chip Kelly is only interested in Mark Sanchez for a back up role. There is no intention of having Sanchez compete with Foles for the starting role, and Foles has the job after the way he performed last season. Sanchez is only coming into Philadelphia as a skilled...
Via USA Sports 360
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez to Sign with the Eagles

I was under the impression that the Eagles had decided to stick with Nick Foles long-term, but maybe I was wrong? And @mortreport is reporting that, pending a physical, former Jets QB Mark Sanchez is expected to sign with the Eagles. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 24, 2014 Could be nothing more than backup help, […]
Via Word On The Game
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Sanchez expected to sign with Eagles

Mark Sanchez, who was cut by the New York Jets last week, will sign with the Philadelphia Eagles, reports ESPN’s Chris Mortensen. Sanchez “failed physical” termination w Jets was protocol. Won’t affect next step – signing with Eagles. He’s on good recovery from surgery — Chris Mortensen (@mortreport) March 24, 2014 Sanchez has been throwing & is about “80 percent”...
Via Sports-Glory
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Barkley could be the Eagles second string quarterback in 2014

Now that Michael Vick is certainly not re-signing with the Eagles,  Matt Barkley could end up as the as Philly’s back up quarterback behind Nick Foles in 2014. As for the Eagles in this QB market, they haven't shown real interest in anyone. Barkley could well end up the No. 2 QB — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) March 21, 2014 It’s great that Barkley got his feet wet...
Via Pro Football Zone
28 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Rumor: Eagles agree to DeSean Jackson trade?

The Philadelphia Eagles have been rumored to be interested in trade DeSean Jackson, and according to reports they may be close to doing just that. Lucas Polglaze of ProFootballSpot.com has reported that the Eagles have agreed in principle to trade Jackson to an unknown team. There has been much skepticism surrounding the Twitter world about this report, but the reports claim that...
Via Sports-Glory
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles LB Mychal Kendricks wants DeSean Jackson to stay

The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly listening to trade offers for wide receiver DeSean Jackson, but one of his teammates doesn’t want to see him go. “I want him to stay,” linebacker Mychal Kendricks told Around The League on Wednesday. “I want him to be on our team. Deep threat. One of the most elusive guys in the league. I’d rather play with him instead of against...
Via Sports-Glory
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

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