Sports analyst Beasley Reece defended Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly from criticism leveled at him from former defensive back Brandon Boykin, who was traded to Pittsburgh over the weekend. In an interview following the trade, Boykin alleged that Kelly was not friendly with and could not relate to his players.
Brandon Boykin spoke candidly about this thoughts on Chip Kelly after being traded to the Steelers.
In a text message to Comcast SportsNet’s Derrick Gunn shortly after hearing the news he was a Steeler, Brandon Boykin said Kelly is “uncomfortable around grown men of our culture,” implying that race could have been involved in the decision.
Boykin was drafted by the Eagles in the 4th round of the 2012 draft from University of Georgia.
According to a report, teams believe Mychal Kendricks and Brandon Boykin are available for trade.
Eagles CB Brandon Boykin appears in Jordin Sparks’ new music video, ‘Double Tap.’
Eagles players reacted to the news that Nick Foles was traded to the Rams.
The Philadelphia Eagles will put the offense in the capable hands of Mark Sanchez once again on Sunday afternoon against the Tennessee Titans at Lincoln Financial Field. Quarterback Nick Foles is the only player on this week’s final injury report that has been ruled out of action for Sunday’s game as the Eagles look to rebound with a win following a dreadful loss in Green Bay. Every other player appearing on the depth chart is officially ruled probable to play Sunday.
DeMeco Ryans’ absence will be a real test of the Eagles culture.
Before the Philadelphia Eagles took flight for Houston, the team injury report offered more treats than tricks. Running back Darren Sproles (knee) and center Jason Kelce (hernia) were each officially upgraded to probable for the weekend’s road game against the Houston Texans.
The Philadelphia Eagles will be without one starting linebacker Sunday night against the New York Giants at Lincoln Financial Field. They could be without two. Mychal Kendricks will miss his fourth straight game and DeMeco Ryans is officially listed as questionable for the Sunday night NFC East battle.
The Eagles secondary has been dealing with plenty of heat on and off the field.
Giants safety Antrel Rolle shows the Eagles a lack of respect and Eagles corner Brandon Boykin responds.
As the Philadelphia Eagles prepare to bounce back with a win, there were no real surprises showing up on the weekly injury report. Linebacker Mychal Kendricks will miss his third straight game, but just about everything else on the Friday injury report was pretty common as the Eagles get ready to host the St. Louis Rams this Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field.
Linebacker Mychal Kendricks is one of two Eagles players to be ruled out for this weekend’s game. Center Jason Kelce is the other as he begins rehabbing a hernia injury that will force him to miss extended time. Kendricks is still nursing a calf injury that was suffered in the Monday night game in Indianapolis in week two. He did not practice at all this week.