The Eagles released their final cuts on Saturday, and while some players on the list came as a surprise, many didn’t.
Mike Vick expressed confusion about his relationship with Riley Cooper.
The Eagles’ 10th –year right guard demanded more from himself in 2013, and it gnaws at him that he didn’t play up to the level he expects.
It’s taken a few years, but Nate Allen feels comfortable.
There is one preseason game remaining, but there is still much to be settled when it comes to the Eagles roster.
As expected, the Eagles will rest their top players when they close out their preseason on Thursday Night at the Linc against the Jets.
He stops you short with a warning—“Don’t go there, that’s something you’ll have to ask Chip Kelly about,” says Nolan Carroll III, the cornerback who the Eagles signed to a two-year deal when it comes to possibly starting for the Eagles this season.
Chip Kelly parcels out truths sometimes in cloaked references and subtleties. The Eagles’ coach doesn’t appear to be hiding how uncomfortable he feels when it comes to his kicking situation entering what is supposed to be a very promising 2014 season.
Rather than wait for the first NFL cuts to be announced Tuesday in order to reach the 75-man limit, Eagles’ coach Chip Kelly wanted to give some players a chance to possibly catch on with other NFL teams by releasing them on Saturday.
Alejandro Villanueva was a long shot to begin with, and a fan favorite to make the Eagles, but there he was walking from the NovaCare Complex Saturday morning with a trash bag in his right hand and a content look on his face.
This year, the Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Police are tweaking some of the post-game traffic patterns hoping to keep the masses moving.
Jeremy Maclin is not going to have to be Jerry Rice or Terrell Owens. He merely needs to be a receiver for Nick Foles, while the tight ends help chip in the rest of the production in the passing game.
Jon Dorenbos’ story is one many Eagles’ fans already know. Many more will know his resonating narrative once it’s shown nationally Tuesday night on HBO’s “Real Sports.”
Chip Kelly updated the health of his team, and also the continued quality play of Vinny Curry and his second-team wide receiver corps of Arrelious Benn and Ifeanyi Momah.
The Carolina Panthers cut the face of the franchise, Steve Smith, and let the only other three wide receivers on the roster that caught a pass last season leave as free agents. Tight end Greg Olsen is the only proven receiver returning from last season’s squad. Olsen should be Cam Newton’s favorite target this season.