The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.
When NFL free agency arrives, the Philadelphia Eagles should be one of the most aggressive teams in the league.
A study from Emory University revealed the fans in NFL cities that were most receptive, and the fans in cities that were least receptive to Sam’s announcement that he is gay.
The Eagles are either very close, or not close at all, to finding a way to part with wide receiver DeSean Jackson before next season, depending on who you talk to.
The Eagles have reportedly decided not to bring Michael Vick back in any capacity in 2014. That would likely suit Vick just fine, as he has expressed his desire to start, and Nick Foles has a firm grip on that spot in Philadelphia. Vick is one of the top free agent quarterbacks available in the NFL this year, and at least one star player wants him on his team.
The two names that keeping popping up in conversation when discussing who the Eagles should target in free agency, are safeties T.J. Ward and Jairus Byrd. Yesterday, both the Bills and Browns did not put the franchise tag on their respective safeties. Many wonder, which one the Eagles should pursue, if either at all.
The Eagles have released wide receiver Jason Avant, according to a report.
Jeremy Maclin wanted something that most athletes don’t go looking for: a shorter contract.
Rob Ellis won’t have a ring for his thumb, just yet.
The Eagles have re-signed defensive end Cedric Thornton to a one-year deal, the team announced Monday.
The Eagles made a big commitment to center Jason Kelce when they gave him a six-year, $37.5 million contract extension. The dollars and years were an obvious factor in keeping Kelce in Philadelphia, but it wasn’t the only reason. The coach, and the front office, have impressed Kelce as well.
The Philadelphia Eagles have agreed to a one-year deal with wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, the team announced Friday afternoon.
The NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It’s probably the most delicate and toxic topic we’ll ever discuss in sports.
Connor Barwin is different than what you’d expect an NFL linebacker to be off the field. An overall socially conscious person, who listens to indie rock and is vocal about being ‘green’ and taking public transportation is not what you’d expect from a guy whose job is to hit other people as hard as he can.
In July, Riley Cooper was caught on tape using a racial slur at a Kenny Chesney concert. The incident quickly became a national story and consequently, Cooper became a controversial figure. Many fans and media personalities expressed strong opinions saying the Eagles should cut Cooper because of the incident.