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Today, there will be Eagles football.

It’s August, which means we’re almost there. It’s almost fall. And around these parts, fall equals football. Sure, it’s preseason. But preseason always means we’re that much closer to the real thing. The games hold little meaning, other than our first real peeks into the talent of the new members of the team. As these glimpses make or break the futures of players as well...
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August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Today, there will be Eagles football.

It’s August, which means we’re almost there. It’s almost fall. And around these parts, fall equals football. Sure, it’s preseason. But preseason always means we’re that much closer to the real thing. The games hold little meaning, other than our first real peeks into the talent of the new members of the team. As these glimpses make or break the futures of players as well...
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August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Morning Muse: On Tim Tebow and NFL rule changes

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you’re all enjoying your holiday weekend. We’re in that looonng stretch of the offseason, the desert between the draft and training camp, when, at least the draw of summer distracts us slightly from how long it’s been since football season. We’ll make it. OTAs begin on May 26, so that’s something. Because we need football news, here is a rundown...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Morning Muse: On Tim Tebow and NFL rule changes

Happy Memorial Day! I hope you’re all enjoying your holiday weekend. We’re in that looonng stretch of the offseason, the desert between the draft and training camp, when, at least the draw of summer distracts us slightly from how long it’s been since football season. We’ll make it. OTAs begin on May 26, so that’s something. Because we need football news, here is a rundown...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles draft 2015 recap: The grades are in

The 2015 draft has come and gone, and the dust is beginning to settle for the Eagles and teams around the NFL. How did Chip Kelly do in this draft, the first where he had full control of the process? Despite the incredible speculation and trade scenarios leading up to the event, the draft was decidedly without drama for the Eagles. They didn’t land Marcus Mariota, and they didn’t...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles draft 2015 recap: The grades are in

The 2015 draft has come and gone, and the dust is beginning to settle for the Eagles and teams around the NFL. How did Chip Kelly do in this draft, the first where he had full control of the process? Despite the incredible speculation and trade scenarios leading up to the event, the draft was decidedly without drama for the Eagles. They didn’t land Marcus Mariota, and they didn’t...
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May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles sign 15 UDFAs, including 4 offensive linemen

The Eagles signed 15 undrafted free agents on Saturday. The biggest group taken was offensive linemen (four). This will not be enough to address the Eagles needs at the line–especially if the perpetually injured Sam Bradford is indeed the team’s starting quarterback this fall–but we’ll see what happens. There are usually at least a few diamonds in the rough among the UDFAs...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles sign 15 UDFA, including 4 offensive linemen

The Eagles signed 15 undrafted free agents on Saturday. The biggest group taken was offensive linemen (four). This will not be enough to address the Eagles needs at the line–especially if the perpetually injured Sam Bradford is indeed the team’s starting quarterback this fall–but we’ll see what happens. There are usually at least a few diamonds in the rough among the UDFAs...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Day 3: Eagles load up at corner with picks of JaCorey Shepherd, Randall Evans

CB JaCorey Shepherd The 2015 draft is now in the books and the ‪Eagles continued to load up on help in the defensive backfield, an area of need the past several drafts. While other pressing needs went unaddressed, namely on the offensive line, attention to the troubled secondary was long overdue. Much more will be said about what the Eagles got and what they didn’t this draft...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Day 3: Eagles load up at corner with picks of JaCorey Shepherd, Randall Evans

CB JaCorey Shepherd The 2015 draft is now in the books and the ‪Eagles continued to load up on help in the defensive backfield, an area of need the past several drafts. While other pressing needs went unaddressed, namely on the offensive line, attention to the troubled secondary was long overdue. Much more will be said about what the Eagles got and what they didn’t this draft...
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May 03, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Day 2: Eagles pick DB Eric Rowe and LB Jordan Hicks

The Eagles traded up to make Eric Rowe their first selection in the 2nd round. Day 2 of the 2015 NFL draft saw the Eagles move up to get a versatile defensive back in Utah’s Eric Rowe with their second-round selection, and more depth at linebacker with Texas’ Jordan Hicks in the third round. Philadelphia moved up from 52 to the 47th pick overall, trading with the Dolphins,...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Draft Day 2: Eagles pick DB Eric Rowe and LB Jordan Hicks

The Eagles traded up to make Eric Rowe their first selection in the 2nd round. Day 2 of the 2015 NFL draft saw the Eagles move up to get a versatile defensive back in Utah’s Eric Rowe with their second-round selection, and add some needed depth at linebacker with Texas’ Jordan Hicks in the third round. Philadelphia moved up from 52 to the 47th pick overall, trading with the...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly talks 1st-round pick Nelson Agholor, denies trade offers for Mariota

Welcome Nelson Agholor to Philadelphia, the first-round pick of the Eagles in the 2015 draft. In the end, the anticipated drama, intrigue and complex trade scenarios did not come to pass for the Philadelphia Eagles. Despite reports of late inquiries with the Buccaneers and the Titans regarding the top two spots to get Marcus Mariota, Chip Kelly stayed with the 20th overall spot...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly talks 1st-round pick Nelson Agholor, denies trade offers for Mariota

Welcome Nelson Agholor to Philadelphia, the first-round pick of the Eagles in the a2015 draft. In the end, the anticipated drama, intrigue and complex trade scenarios did not come to pass for the Philadelphia Eagles. Despite reports of late inquiries with the Buccaneers and the Titans regarding the top two spots to get Marcus Mariota, Chip Kelly stayed with the 20th overall spot...
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May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Morning Muse: Mychal Kendricks trade talk and a roundup of Eagles draft day rumors

The day has finally arrived. The NFL draft starts tonight and finally, we will have answers. Eagles fans will find out how much more–or less–they understand the enigma that is Chip Kelly. In the lead-up to the main event, there is an intense scramble of rumors and goings-on behind the scenes, as is always the case. Here’s a roundup of the latest rumors as they relate to Philadelphia...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Morning Muse: Mychal Kendricks trade talk and a roundup of Eagles draft day rumors

The day has finally arrived. The NFL draft starts tonight and finally, we will have answers. Eagles fans will find out how much more–or less–they understand the enigma that is Chip Kelly. In the lead-up to the main event, there is an intense scramble of rumors and goings-on behind the scenes, as is always the case. Here’s a roundup of the latest rumors as they relate to Philadelphia...
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April 30, 2015  |  Discuss

It’s almost here: Who will the Eagles take first in the draft?

After five months of talk and speculation, the 2015 NFL draft is almost here. The intrigue surrounding Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles is at record levels. Have his series of bold moves this offseason all been part of a brilliant master plan to snag Oregon QB Marcus Mariota? Will all be revealed (and make sense) come Thursday night? The stakes are as high as they’ve ever...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

It’s almost here: Who will the Eagles take first in the draft?

After five months of talk and speculation, the 2015 NFL draft is almost here. The intrigue surrounding Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles is at record levels. Have his series of bold moves this offseason all been part of a brilliant master plan to snag Oregon QB Marcus Mariota? Will all be revealed (and make sense) come Thursday night? The stakes are as high as they’ve ever...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles MNF season opener in Atlanta headlines 2015 schedule

There are still five long months to endure until football is back, but hope arrived in the form of the Philadelphia Eagles 2015 schedule release on Tuesday evening. The season starts for the Birds with the Monday Night Football opener on September 14 at Atlanta. The thrill of a new season continues to soar when the Eagles meet the Cowboys in Week 2 for the home opener at the Linc...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles MNF season opener in Atlanta headlines 2015 schedule

There are still five long months to endure until football is back, but hope arrived in the form of the Philadelphia Eagles 2015 schedule release on Tuesday evening. The season starts for the Birds with the Monday Night Football opener on September 14 at Atlanta. The thrill of a new season continues to soar when the Eagles meet the Cowboys in Week 2 for the home opener at the Linc...
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April 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Say It Ain’t So: It’s Time for Tebow in Philadelphia

Time to get your Tebow on, Eagles fans. The Philadelphia Eagles are no strangers to the spotlight, particularly in an offseason that has seen the team rid itself of top-flight talent like LeSean McCoy, Jeremy Maclin and Nick Foles for the likes of the perenially injured Sam Bradford. Now the squad is about to sign Tim Tebow, a move that will ensure that the sports media (read: ESPN...
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April 20, 2015  |  Discuss

One small step towards football season: Eagles preseason opponents announced

The Philadelphia Eagles’ 2015 preseason opponents were announced on Thursday, getting us one small step closer to football season. We don’t know the exact dates and times, but we know the opponents and where the games will take place. That’s all we really need right now. A morsel to whet the appetites of hearty fans. The preseason will begin for the Birds with a home opener...
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April 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles add WR Seyi Ajirotutu and DB E.J. Biggers to roster

The Eagles announced the signings of WR Seyi Ajirotutu and defensive back E.J. Biggers to one-year deals on Tuesday.  Seyi Ajirotutu Ajirotutu (6-3, 215) , most recently played for the San Diego Chargers, where he signed in 2012. He was named the Chargers Special Teams Player of the Year in 2014 and led the team in special teams tackles in both 2013 (12) and 2014 (17). The...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Morning Muse: Jeff Lurie talks on how Chip Kelly plans to take the Eagles ‘from good to great’

After a crazy offseason thus far for the Eagles, Jeff Lurie broke his silence at the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix on Tuesday. He covered a range of topics, including why Chip didn’t want LeSean McCoy and what led to the shakeup that left Howie Roseman without control of personnel. Lots to cover, so let’s get to it. A full transcript of Lurie’s remarks, for your reading pleasure...
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March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Howdy, Cowboy: The Eagles land Demarco Murray

Something to smile about: The Eagles sign Demarco Murray, as Jerry Jones’ heart sinks. It may be the offseason, but the Eagles have pulled off a rousing victory over the Dallas Cowboys: they landed RB Demarco Murray. Whether you trust in Chip Kelly, or many of his transactions over the past week have left you scratching your head, this is one move that makes sense. In the wake...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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