Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Eagles’

Eagles News: NFL executive believes DeVonta Smith “was the best player in the draft next to Trevor Lawrence”

Saturday, May 8th, 2021

Giants said to be “livid” when Eagles drafted DeVonta Smith - Big Blue View The New York Giants were “livid” when the Philadelphia Eagles jumped them to select Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith, according to an SEC coach. ESPN Insider only] An SEC defensive coordinator told ESPN that “The Giants wanted DeVonta bad. They were pretty livid when Philly moved in front of them.

Former Detroit Lions running back Kerryon Johnson claimed by Philadelphia Eagles

Friday, May 7th, 2021

Kerryon Johnson, the Detroit Lions' second-round pick in 2018, was claimed Friday by the Philadelphia Eagles.

Eagles are hoping Jalen Hurts ‘grabs’ starting job amid QB uncertainty

Friday, May 7th, 2021

The Eagles are hoping second-year quarterback Jalen Hurts seizes his opportunity. It’s been a back-and-forth situation with how the organization views Hurts. Reports say owner Jeffrey Lurie first told team brass to prioritize developing the 22-year-old for 2021, but rumors started spreading weeks later that the team was looking to move up in last month’s draft for the purpose of selecting a QB.

NFL draft: One analyst’s favorite fantasy football landing spots

Friday, May 7th, 2021

With the 2021 NFL Draft in the books, Liz Loza picks her favorite team-rookie pairings to note before fantasy draft season.

Howie Roseman: We want to see Jalen Hurts grab the job and run with it

Friday, May 7th, 2021

The Eagles have elected to go all-in with quarterback Jalen Hurts for 2021. Trading out of No. 6 overall in late March made that decision clear, though the club did jump back into the top 10 last week to select wide receiver Devonta Smith. Hurts started just four games as a rookie, which means the [more]

Eagles post-draft depth at running back is encouraging

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

If Howard returns to form, the Eagles are looking at more than just a nice complementary player. They’re getting a powerful back who has proved he can thrive as a workhorse (with the Chicago Bears from 2016-18) and a backup with the Eagles in 2019, when he carried 119 times for 525 yards and six touchdowns, caught 10 of 14 targets for 69 more yards and showed along the way how well he can block.

Saints to sign DT Albert Huggins, marks team’s third Thursday signing

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

The New Orleans Saints are signing former Clemson defensive tackle Albert Huggins, according to his agent, Casey Muir. Huggins went undrafted in 2019 and has bounced around the league since then, having been with the Houston Texans, Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots, Detroit Lions and Minnesota Vikings in varying roles. Most recently he was with the Lions, spending the latter portion of the 2020 season with the team.

Eagles WR DeVonta Smith lands on a list of instant-impact rookies

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

Eagles WR DeVonta Smith lands on a list of instant-impact rookies

NFC East Review: Evaluating the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2021 draft class

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

The Eagles entered the 2021 NFL Draft with 11 picks - the most of any team in the league. They used that draft capital to make certain trades for certain players who fit specific needs. Below is the list of all nine players selected by the Eagles: Round 1 (No.

5 things to watch during the Eagles rookie minicamp schedule for May 14-16

Thursday, May 6th, 2021

NFL announces Philadelphia Eagles offseason workout schedule, with rookie minicamp scheduled for May 14-16