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Philadelphia Eagles: 2013 NFL Draft Precursor

We’ve all been eagerly awaiting and the 2013 NFL Draft is finally here. You’ve followed the player names, done all of the research and made your cases for what you feel the team should do in the draft. The Eagles have made their lists, checked them twice and now we get to see how it […]

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Updated Eagles Free Agency and Draft News

EJ Manuel In exciting yet unsurprising news, the Eagles are reported to have worked out Florida State QB EJ Manuel. According to Eagles reporter Tim McManus, Manuel worked with Eagles QB Coach Bill Lazor throwing to stationary receivers while on-the-run, and apparently impressed Lazor in the session. Manuel is widely regarded as an early 2nd-round […]

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Bad Drafting Why Eagles Franchise Is On the Decline

Why are the Eagles 3-7 with no proverbial light at the end of the tunnel? Why are there more free agents/offseason acquisitions in the starting lineup than homegrown talent? Because of poor drafting. In fact, I’d go as far as to say bad drafting by Andy Reid the reason why the Eagles have consistently been […]

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Top 10 Late-Round Draft Picks of Andy Reid Era

Only two-and-a-half weeks removed from the 2012 NFL Draft, the most intriguing storyline for Philadelphia Eagles fans should be the futures of their late-round selections. What the team will get out of its early-round picks seems somewhat decided. First-round pick Fletcher Cox seems poised to be an excellent run stuffer in this league, Mychal Kendricks will be […]

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NFL Draft: Philadelphia Eagles Draft DT Fletcher Cox

As they’ve done several times during the Andy Reid era, the Philadelphia Eagles once again elected to trade up in the first round. Their target in the 2012 NFL Draft? Mississippi State defensive tackle Fletcher Cox, who I’ve been raving about for weeks. In a deal with the Seattle Seahawks, the Eagles gave up the #15, […]

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Philadelphia Eagles Draft: Dontari Poe or Fletcher Cox?

With the 2012 NFL Draft quickly approaching, the Philadelphia Eagles have found themselves in somewhat of a dilemma when it comes to their #15 overall pick. A report from Browns analyst Mary Kay Cabot has the Eagles inquiring about the 4th overall pick, but it seems unlikely given that they don’t really have needs at the positions of the players who they’d use it for. […]

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Draft Implications of Eagles Signing Demetress Bell

According to an early Tweet by @EaglesInsider, which was then separately reported by ESPN and USA Today, the Philadelphia Eagles signed OT Demetress Bell to a five-year deal today, plugging the hole left by the injury to Pro-Bowler Jason Peters. Of course, whether the signing was good or not is a hot topic, but that’s for another piece. For now, I’d like to […]

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Eagles Trade for Linebacker DeMeco Ryans

For weeks now, Philadelphia Eagles fans have all been saying the same thing: “Please bring in a star linebacker!” Well, it might not have been exactly whom the fans were hoping for, but it sure made a lot of sense. Many Eagles fans seemed interested in the signings of either Detroit Lions middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch or Falcons ‘backer Curtis Lofton, while the […]

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Peyton Manning: An Eagle?

After fourteen years as the face of the franchise, Peyton Manning is set to be released by the Indianapolis Colts after owner Jim Irsay made the decision to part ways. This decision comes as the team would be forced to pay Manning a $28 million bonus if he isn’t released within the next week or […]

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