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NFL Exec: Chip Kelly is the one guy who can make Bradford a success

The Philadelphia Eagles traded for quarterback Sam Bradford and the move left many scratching their heads, a few months later the feeling is still the same. One anonymous NFL executive elaborated on what is the perceived train of thought outside of the Eagles organization. "If Bradford had gone anywhere else you wouldn't even be talking about him. He's been hurt the past two...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: NFL executive questions hype around Sam Bradford

The Philadelphia Eagles made a head-turning offseason move when they acquired Sam Bradford from the St. Louis Rams in exchange for Nick Foles, but one NFL executive is surprised at something else: Why do we care so much? According to Mark Eckel of NJ.com, “one of the league’s top executives” said he doesn’t understand the hype around the oft-injured quarterback: “I...
Via Sportsnaut
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Three brutal quotes on Sam Bradford from an anonymous NFL executive

I have always been suspicious of the trade that sent Nick Foles to the Rams and brought Sam Bradford to the Eagles. First and foremost, I thought Foles wasn’t given enough of a chance to prove that he could effectively run Chip Kelly’s offense. More than that though, Bradford is ten times as expensive, injury prone, and even when he has been on the field he hasn’t lived up...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

2015 Fantasy Football: Position Battles — Quarterbacks

View image | gettyimages.com There is plenty to watch heading into training camp. The most intriguing part of camp is of course the position battles. It’s a whole different ball game once the pads go on later this month. There are a ton of jobs up for grabs this offseason, and they will have a major impact on the fantasy season. This article will focus on the quarterbacks. ...
Via The Fantasy Fix
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Projecting the 2015 Philadelphia Eagles Offense: QBs & Parkey Edition

In less than a month, the Philadelphia Eagles will open training camp.  Without question, the most significant storyline will be the “open competition” at the quarterback position.  This will undoubtedly dwarf the following topics: Evan Mathis’ departure, the performance of Allen Barbre/Jason Moffitt/ Matt Tobin/Andrew Gardner/etc., the new-look Murray/Mathews/Sproles backfield...
Via Eagledelphia
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eagles QBs coach: 'The sky is the limit' for Sam Bradford

Philadelphia Eagles quarterbacks coach Ryan Day believes that once Sam Bradford gets back into the full swing of things at training camp, the many who doubted the signal caller will see how talented he is when healthy. "You're excited because you know that this is a guy that is really, really talented," Day said, via Phillymag.com. "What a great opportunity him coming here...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

6 NFL Players Under Increased Pressure in 2015

Every NFL player faces the pressure to perform at their best to help their team win enough games to reach the postseason, but here are six players—in descending order—who will be under increased pressure this season due to various circumstances. 6. Darren McFadden, Running Back, Dallas Cowboys McFadden found himself out of a job in Oakland after spending seven seasons with the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles have best backup QB situation in NFL

According to Sean Wagner-McGough of CBS Sports, the Philadelphia Eagles’ backup quarterback situation is the best in all football with Mark Sanchez competing for the starting QB position against Sam Bradford. “The Eagles are set up to succeed even if their starting quarterback goes down at some point in the 2015 season,” Wagner-McGough said. In 2014, Sanchez filled in...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Philaelphia Eagles 2015 Preview

At the close of the 2014 NFL Season, we provided a review of each team with an eye toward the 2015 campaign. While still relevant it has become clear through free agency, and the 2015 NFL Draft that rosters are taking a different shape heading into the season. Much more will change through the summer, into training camp, and finally Week 1 but with the draft now in the rearview we...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter War: Giants punter Steve Weatherford calls Eagles fan’s wife ugly

The feud between the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles is surprisingly hot for this time of year. That’s mostly because Giants punter Steve Weatherford keeps running his mouth and insulting Eagles players, coaches, and now even fans. It all started last week when Weatherford compared Sam Bradford to a broken Ferrari and basically called Tim Tebow a sissy. Have a look...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Foles ready to lead dynamic Rams offense

The St. Louis Rams have been slowly rebuilding their team over the last couple of seasons, and they are very happy with where they are at heading into the 2015 season. They were able to add two very important pieces to their offense this offseason, and to say that the Rams have a chance to be dynamic would be an understatement. Nick Foles was acquired by the Rams this past offseason...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: if Bradford is not ready

Come time for the 2015 NFL regular season the Philadelphia Eagles expect Sam Bradford to be their starting quarterback. Though Bradford has an elite arm, coveted accuracy, and the ability to make the right choice, when one considers the realistic expectations it’s hard to expect the Oklahoma alumni to overcome two major knee injuries. The best comparison of another starting quarterback...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Will Win the Philadelphia Eagles’ Quarterback Roulette?

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford (7) throws a pass as Tim Tebow looks on during NFL football minicamp, Wednesday, June 17, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) There are two ways to look at the way Chip Kelly has spent his time in Philadelphia so far. He either looks like an evil football mastermind, attempting to take over the league with his Oregon Duck-esque...
Via The Sports Journal
6 days ago  |  Discuss

The Eagles and the Giants are in mid-season form when it comes to trash talking

The mud-slinging between the Philadelphia Eagles and the New York Giants is going full force. You might think that they were getting ready for a big Monday Night Football matchup, but that won’t happen until the middle of October. Yesterday we brought you a story about Giants punter Steve Weatherford mocking Tim Tebow and Sam Bradford. Jason Kelce later fired back on Twitter, then...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Weatherford, Jason Kelce get into Twitter beef

New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford said some things last week about the Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterback situation that irritated a number of people. One of them was Eagles center Jason Kelce, and he let Weatherford know on Monday. During an appearance on WFAN’s “Boomer and Carton Show,” Weatherford compared Sam Bradford, Mark Sanchez and Tim...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Steve Weatherford compares Eagles QBs to cars

New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford has an intertesting take on the divisional rival Philadelphia Eagles QB corps - they're just like automobiles. Weatherford revealed his not-so-flattering opinions of Tim Tebow, Mark Sanchez and Sam Bradford Friday on the "Boomer and Carton" show, per ESPN.com. "I'm gonna give you a Ferrari [Bradford] that maybe won't be running all...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles 2015 NFL Season Preview

Quarterback In 2013, Nick Foles seemed to set the world on fire, completing 64.0% of his passes for an average of 9.12 YPA, 27 touchdowns, and 2 interceptions, after the 2012 3rd round pick took over for an injured Michael Vick early in Chip Kelly’s first season in Philadelphia. He had a QB rating of 119.2, actually the 3rd best QB rating all-time. However, that was largely the...
Via The Football Fan Spot
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants punter takes shots at Tebow, Sanchez and Bradford

New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford compared the Philadelphia Eagles’ quarterbacks to automobiles during a radio interview Friday. Appearing on the “Boomer and Carton Show” on WFAN, Weatherford took some verbal jabs at Tim Tebow, Mark Sanchez and Sam Bradford. “I’m gonna give you a Ferrari [Bradford] that maybe won’t be running all the time, or I’m giving...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Giants’ punter Steve Weatherford takes shot at Chip Kelly, rips Tim Tebow and Sam Bradford

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly dances to his own drum but sometimes others do not see the logic he using, namely Giants punter Steve Weatherford who slammed quarterback Tim Tebow and why the team has him on the roster. “I’m the biggest Tim Tebow fan in the world,” Weatherford said, via NJ.com. “I mean, who wouldn’t want their daughter to date a guy like that...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles escape offseason OTAs

The Philadelphia Eagles managed escaping their 2015 minicamps and workouts. I say escape because of the prolific plague of unfortunate injuries that is inevitable for the sport of football, but especially with the history of the newest Eagles. Initial glances at the total list of new Eagles made even the most uninitiated guess that there were at least five new starters signed during...
Via isportsweb.com
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford Isn’t the Answer at QB for the Philadelphia Eagles

Chip Kelly caught a lot of heat this past offseason for the moves that he made with the Philadelphia Eagles’ roster. He started it off by dealing LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills, but the move that met the biggest resistance was the trade that sent Nick Foles to the St. Louis Rams for the injury plagued Sam Bradford. The fans were immediately against him and quite a few were wondering...
Via Bloguin Best
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford isn't the answer at QB for the Eagles

Chip Kelly caught a lot of heat this past offseason for the moves that he made with the Philadelphia Eagles’ roster. He started it off by dealing LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills, but the move that met the biggest resistance was the trade that sent Nick Foles to the St. Louis Rams for the injury plagued Sam Bradford. The fans were immediately against him and quite a few were...
Via This Given Sunday
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: St.Louis Rams QB Nick Foles Looking Good Throwing the Ball During Minicamp

The biggest surprise of the off-season was probably when the Philadelphia Eagles traded away LeSean McCoy. The second biggest surprise came when the Eagels traded their up and coming young quarterback Nick Foles to the St. Louis Rams for the talented, but often injured Sam Bradford. Word is the Rams have seen enough to want to sign him to a long term extension.From what he is saying...
Via FatManWriting
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly says the Eagles have a competition for starting quarterback job

A while back when I wrote that Mark Sanchez has a legitimate chance to start at quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles Week 1, I was mostly laughed off. As summer gets started, it’s sounding more and more like there might be a real competition for the QB1 spot. Chip Kelly told CSN Philly that Sanchez and Sam Bradford are battling it out: Chip Kelly told CSN Philly: Bradford and...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

FIve NFL players with a lot to prove entering contract years

Every single season around the NFL there are players in contract years who must show they still have it in order to cash in on the open market when the new league year comes calling the following March. This season is no different. From an aging running back in Chicago to a talented linebacker with off-field issues in San Francisco, here are five players who need to prove their...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss
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