Sunday, August 2, 2015

Eagles Practice observations: Bradford gets all the reps; Murray rests; Shepherd steps up

Sunday, August 2, 2015, 4:08 PM
The Eagles will hold approximately 16 practices during training camp that will be open to the media. I’ll be there to chronicle every one. Here’s how Sunday’s first session looked: 1. Chip Kelly said before practice that Sam Bradford was 100 percent cleared to go and that he expected... Read more

Chip: Confused by Boykin comments; Kendricks is staying

Sunday, August 2, 2015, 12:21 PM
Chip Kelly said that he was surprised by comments Brandon Boykin made to CSNPhilly that the Eagles coach was "uncomfortable around grown men of our culture." Boykin was traded to the Steelers on Saturday for a conditional fifth round draft pick. While Boykin wasn't specific or available to expand... Read more

Sam Bradford cleared for full practice, on track to play first preseason game

Sunday, August 2, 2015, 11:53 AM
Sam Bradford will be a full participant in the Eagles' first training camp practice on Sunday, coach Chip Kelly said. Bradford was medically cleared after being limited in the spring while recovering a twice-torn torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. Bradford will also play in the first... Read more

Eagles trade Brandon Boykin for draft pick

Saturday, August 1, 2015, 8:28 PM
In June, Brandon Boykin had grown tired of the annual story about his underdog chances to start outside at cornerback for the Eagles. "It's getting real old for me," he said. That story is now old news after the Eagles traded Boykin to the Steelers for a 2016 conditional fifth-round draft pick on... Read more

Early Birds: Chip Kelly on facilities, public practices, and training camp start date

Friday, July 31, 2015, 7:42 AM
1) Chip Kelly wants practice to be efficient, so he should hope there’s not heavy rain or storms during training camp. The Eagles have three outdoor practice fields at the NovaCare Complex, plus additional space. The indoor facility is not even a full-length field. With 90 players on the roster... Read more

Early Birds: Nelson Agholor says Sam Bradford "looks great"; Brent Celek preparing for 9th training camp; Celek on Ertz

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 8:22 AM
1) Nelson Agholor caught passes from Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford last week, and Agholor thought Bradford looked healthy. The Eagles’ first-round pick gave no reason to believe Bradford won’t be ready for the first training camp practice on Sunday after Bradford said in June that he’ll... Read more

Early Birds: Chip Kelly on RB rotation; origins of sports science program; more on a "Chip Kelly" player

Wednesday, July 29, 2015, 7:40 AM
1) LeSean McCoy totaled more carries than any other running back in the NFL during the past two seasons. The Eagles might spread those carries out this year among multiple running backs, which was what Chip Kelly wanted after dealing McCoy. Even though DeMarco Murray led the NFL in rushing last season... Read more

Early Birds: Chip Kelly's final say during the season; changes at DB coach; fan interaction

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 8:13 AM
1) Now that Chip Kelly has final say on football decisions, it will be interesting to see if there’s any difference in how he must allocate his time during the season. Andy Reid said that toward the end of his tenure with the Eagles, he “drifted away” from the coaching and spent too... Read more

Eagles waive Matthew Tucker with a non-football injury; Former DBs coach John Lovett reportedly takes job at Cal

Monday, July 27, 2015, 9:28 PM
The Eagles waived running back Matthew Tucker with a non-football injury on Monday, opening one roster spot six days before training camp opens. Tucker, 24, has been with the Eagles during the past two seasons. Most of that time was spent on practice squad, although he also played two games on the... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 5:08 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting today at noon. Read more
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