Archive for the ‘Philadelphia Eagles’ Category

Steven Nelson reveals his Eagles jersey number

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Here’s our first glimpse of Nelson in an Eagles jersey: The preceding shot comes from the following video: Nelson is set to be the first Eagles player to wear No. in a regular-season game since ... Mark Sanchez back in 2015.

Detroit Lions add ex-Tennessee Titans DT Bruce Hector off waivers

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Bruce Hector has two tackles and a half sack in 11 career games, all with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2018-19.

Look: Aaron Donald, other Rams players report to training camp

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Aaron Donald, Johnny Hekker and other Rams stars have reported to camp at UC Irvine.

Projecting 19 locks to make Eagles’ 53-man roster on defense, special teams

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Here are the 19 projected locks to make the 53-man roster on defense and special teams: DE Brandon Graham: The longtime EDGE rusher is back in the saddle for another season after receiving another contract extension. Graham is nearing the end of his career, but he’s still a dependable run-stopper and pressure-creator. He’s still looking for that 10-sack season.

Many NFL executives believe the Eagles are the front-runners to land Deshaun Watson

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

I am a believer in Jalen Hurts, and the Eagles really like him too, but this is as aggressive of a front office as you will find, and a very involved owner and the prospect of landing a star QB has been talked about within that organization since things began falling apart with Carson Wentz. They have been watching this Watson thing for months and many execs believe they would be front-runners to land him, should a trade materialize.

The Eagles may be bad in 2021, but don’t say they’re rebuilding

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

But there’s another reason that, when it comes to the Eagles, hope always springs eternal this time of year. It’s that, with some exceptions, it springs eternal for every NFL team, because the league’s financial and team-building structures encourage that … springing. As convenient as it is to say that the Eagles are “rebuilding” this season, they’re not.

Eagles fill a hole at cornerback by signing ex-Steeler Steven Nelson

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Although new head coach Nick Sirianni has harped on the importance of competition, Nelson figures to have the first crack at the starting outside cornerback spot opposite Darius Slay. His primary competition will be Avonte Maddox, but the 5-foot-9, 184-pound corner is better suited for the slot. Fourth-round pick Zech McPhearson could also make a push for the starting role depending on how he performs in camp.

Madden NFL 22 ratings: How Eagles’ Jalen Hurts, Carson Wentz stack up

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Eagles top pick DeVonta Smith already has something to hold over his QB before he's even played an NFL down as the Madden 22 ratings start to leak.

Eagles sign second-round pick Landon Dickerson

Monday, July 26th, 2021

The Eagles announced on Monday that they’ve signed second-round pick Landon Dickerson. Dickerson was the 37th overall selection in this year’s draft and the second of nine players Philadelphia brought in. He appeared in 25 games for Alabama after transferring from Florida State. Dickerson was a national championship with Alabama last year and won the [more]

Carmichael used unique size to become Hall of Fame wideout

Monday, July 26th, 2021

Built more like an NBA player at 6-foot-8, Harold Carmichael turned to football because he couldn’t perform basketball’s most basic skill. I loved basketball but I could never dribble,” Carmichael said. If I could dribble, I would’ve never played football.