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Eagles, Chip Kelly’s Tempo Forcing NFL to Up Conditioning Standards for Referees

Chip Kelly’s up-tempo offense is a staple of his coaching style, and it helped guide the Eagles offense to record-setting numbers and a 10-6 record in 2013-2014. In fact, the average time of an Eagles touchdown drive was just 2:08 last year, which is remarkable. Another result? It has forced the NFL to up its […]

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Eagles OT Lane Johnson Suspended 4 Games

2nd year offensive tackle, Lane Johnson, will likely serve a four game suspension due to PED use: League sources tell me Eagles starting RT Lane Johnson has tested positive for PEDs and will miss first 4 games.— Paul Domowitch (@pdomo) June 30, 2014 Looking to improve from last year’s 10-6 record, the Philadelphia Eagles will […]

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Eagles Release 2014 Regular Season Schedule

After a 10-6 season and playoff berth in head coach Chip Kelly’s inaugural season, the Philadelphia Eagles will be looking to find even more success this season with an even more difficult schedule. Here is the full schedule, per the team website:   The Eagles will be hosting the return of DeSean Jackson in Week […]

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Eagles Sign Cornerback Nolan Carroll

Buzzing on the third day of free agency, the Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to terms with free agent cornerback Nolan Carroll to bolster their secondary corps, according to Adam Schefter and Mike Garafolo. And now the Eagles have reached agreement with former Dolphins CB Nolan Carroll. Philly moving and shaking.— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 13, […]

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Philadelphia Eagles Free Agency Tracker: Confirmed Signings/Releases

While you may look to other threads for rumors, in this Eagles FA tracker we will only deal with moves confirmed by multiple insiders. Check back for continued updates. 5:03 PM: Eagles Sign Safety Malcolm Jenkins The Philadelphia Eagles made their splash at safety, signing Malcolm Jenkins to a three-year deal worth $16.25 million. Reports […]

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Eagles Free Agency: Roseman “Working On” Bringing Donnie Jones Back

The Philadelphia Eagles have done a lot to recoup as many of last year’s key pieces as possible, re-signing Jason Kelce, Jason Peters, and Riley Cooper to long-term deals last week. They also re-signed wide receiver Jeremy Maclin to a one-year deal, securing three wide receivers with proven success on this team. While many are […]

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Eagles Re-Sign Defensive End Cedric Thornton

The Philadelphia Eagles and General Manager continue to take care of their own, re-signing pieces that were key to this past season’s 10-6, playoff run. The latest man to be reeled backĀ in is defensive end Cedric Thornton, who was an exclusive rights free agent. No other team other than the Eagles could compete with his […]

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2014 NFL Combine: Eagles Met With QB Johnny Manziel

According to a recent report by SI’s Peter King, Philadelphia Eagles coaches and officials, likely Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman, met with Texas A&M QB and 2014 draft prospect Johnny Manziel at the recent NFL combine. What can we make of this? ESPN’s Phil Sheridan put it well in his recent column: “Drafting Manziel would […]

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Eagles Wideout DeSean Jackson Headed to 2014 Pro Bowl

The Eagles offense has another Pro Bowler. After Jason Peters and LeSean McCoy were originally voted in, 1st alternate QB Nick Foles and 2nd alternate OG Evan Mathis were asked to join the Pro Bowl team in Hawaii. Now, the Eagles have a 5th Pro Bowler, in wideout DeSean Jackson. Jackson had a career year, […]

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Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly Wins Pro Football Coach of the Year

One year ago today, Chip Kelly accepted the job as the new head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. The Birds, coming off of a 4-12 season and 14 seasons of Andy Reid, needed a new direction and a new vibe. One year later, they have their confirmation: after leading a resurgence on both sides of […]

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Eagles Guard Evan Mathis Headed to the 2014 Pro Bowl

The Philadelphia Eagles now have four “Pro Bowlers,” as left guard Evan Mathis will be headed to Hawaii in a couple of weeks for the 2014 Pro Bowl! He joins LeSean McCoy (going), Jason Peters (opted out), and Nick Foles (alternate, but going) as the Eagles who will be deemed “2014 Pro Bowlers” after all […]

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Report: Eagles QB Coach Bill Lazor to Become Lions Offensive Coordinator

As one victory came, a loss followed. After Albert Breer reported that Philadelphia Eagles VP of Personnel Tom Gamble, the co-orchestrator of this past year’s draft and free agency gains, will remain with the team, ESPN’s Ed Werder dimmed the joy in Eagles fans by reporting that QB coach Bill Lazor will be heading to […]

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