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Season-Opening RT Job Is Barbre's To Lose

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 12:10 PM
Allen Barbre has started just seven games in six NFL seasons. But unless he gets injured in the next five weeks or seriously underperforms, he will be the Eagles’ starting right tackle for the first four regular-season games, replacing Lane Johnson, who will be serving a four-game suspension... Read more

After Deciding Against Holdout, Mathis Is Focused On Football

Friday, July 25, 2014, 2:17 PM
Late last month, Evan Mathis was fully prepared to be a no-show when the Eagles reported for training camp. “Probably won’t see you on the 25th,’’ he said back then. But there he was Friday, at the NovaCare Complex, with the other 89 players on the Eagles’ roster. As... Read more

Will ban affect Johnson's progress?

Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:27 PM
Late in Lane Johnson’s rookie season, Chip Kelly noted that the big right tackle “rarely makes the same mistake twice.” When it comes to performance-enhancing substances, the consequences for making a mistake even once are substantial. So it was that the Eagles and Johnson found... Read more

Lane Johnson Tests Positive For PEDs. Facing 4-Game Suspension

Monday, June 30, 2014, 5:34 PM
Eagles right tackle Lane Johnson started every game as a rookie last season, missing just one snap in 17 games. That likely won’t be happening again this season. Johnson likely will miss the first four games of the season after testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs, league sources... Read more

Yabba-Dabba-Don't: Chip invokes Flintstones

Thursday, June 19, 2014, 1:05 PM
The final day of minicamp started and ended early, but Eagles coach Chip Kelly clearly didn't want the focus to be on the 35-day break between Thursday and the July 25 start of training camp at NovaCare. "I'll go home and see my family and spend some time with them, but, I mean, I don't look at this... Read more

McCoy clarifies: 'It's the small things, you think nobody really cares about'

Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 3:26 PM
LeSean McCoy, one of the Eagles closest to released Pro Bowl wideout DeSean Jackson, indicated Wednesday that Jackson's departure taught McCoy something about Eagles coach Chip Kelly. "No matter how good a player is, it's the team. If you can't buy in, anything's possible," McCoy said, when asked... Read more

Chip Kelly says don't overthink Eagles OTAs

Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 3:08 PM
Tuesday was unseasonably steamy again at NovaCare. It would have been a nice day to stay inside with the air conditioning, instead of standing in the sun, peering at distant figures on far-away practice fields, who were running around in short pants. Chip Kelly more or less suggested reporters would... Read more

Foles: Happy for Kaepernick, not thinking about my deal

Monday, June 9, 2014, 2:16 PM
Nick Foles' contract is going to be one of those recurring themes of the 2014 season. So far, Foles has been asked about it each time he has addressed reporters during Eagles organized team activites. Monday, the topic pretty much had to come up, in the wake of the new deal signed by 49ers quarterback... Read more

Maclin scares us, but seems OK

Monday, June 2, 2014, 2:27 PM
The Eagles were down to their last organized team activity rep of the day, a goal line drill, first team offense vs. first team defense. Reporters were starting to drift down out of the NovaCare stands, reviewing their interview plans for the day. In an instant, all those plans were put on hold. Nick... Read more

Birds' final draft day devoted to defense

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 7:08 PM
The Eagles made four selections on the final day of the NFL draft, all for Bill Davis's defense. In all, five of their seven selections were defensive players. Wideout was the only offensive position addressed. "That's just kinda how it fell," Eagles coach Chip Kelly said after the Birds' final selection... Read more
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