Everyone has an opinion on Johnny Manziel and no athlete is more willing to give his honest opinion than Eagles running back LeSean McCoy.
When it was falling apart, with injuries and youth besieging an uncharacteristically down year at Florida, the Gators turned to Jaylen Watkins to hold together what remnants were left of the season.
The Eagles announced on Monday they have re-signed wide receiver, Arrelious Benn, after releasing him on Friday.
Many of the rookies are expected to make an immediate impact, but players such as fourth round draft choice Jaylen Watkins knows there is plenty of work to be done before the veterans arrive next week.
Eagles running back LeSean McCoy decided to express his opinion that Bryce Brown would start in Buffalo. Bills running Fred Jackson, took exception to McCoy’s tweet.
Familiarity and defense were a theme for the Philadelphia Eagles in the draft.
The Eagles addressed some needs during the three-day NFL Draft, staying true to coach Chip Kelly’s mantra of versatility.
The Eagles upgraded their defense on the final day of the NFL draft by selecting two defensive backs and two defensive linemen.
The Eagles announced Saturday that they have traded running back Bryce Brown to the Buffalo Bills for a conditional 2015 fourth-round pick, which can become a 2016 third-round pick.
The Eagles selected Florida cornerback Jaylen Watkins, the older brother of Clemson wide receiver Sammy Watkins, with the first pick in the fourth round of the NFL Draft.
The Philadelphia Eagles have selected Oregon wide receiver Josh Huff with the 86th pick in the NFL draft.
The 6-foot-3, 212-pound Matthews helps fill the void left by the release of three-time Pro Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson. Matthews is the SEC’s all-time leader in career receptions (262) and yards receiving (3,759).
On Friday, the 6-foot-3, 252-pound linebacker stood patiently behind a podium, introduced as the Eagles’ first-round draft pick. The whirlwind continues for Smith, who you couldn’t help but sense can’t wait to see what he can do in the NFL.
But now that the initial shock has worn off, some fans seem willing to wait and see how linebacker Marcus Smith pans out.
The Chiefs pick may have seemed somewhat harmless from a fan perspective, but inside the Eagles war room there was some angst.