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Archive: June, 2009

Ex-Eagle Stallworth gets jail time

Tuesday, June 16, 2009, 12:24 PM
Former Eagle and current Cleveland Browns wide receiver Donte’ Stallworth will serve 30 days in jail after pleading guilty in Florida to a DUI manslaughter charge, The Associated Press reported today. The plea deal calls for the 28-year-old Stallworth to also serve 10 years’ probation and... Read more

McNabb contract details

Friday, June 12, 2009, 12:08 PM
Fletcher Smith, the agent for Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb, confirmed this morning an ESPN.com report that said McNabb will receive $5.3 million in new money from the two-year restructuring the Eagles worked with his client Thursday night. That means the final two years of McNabb's contract is... Read more

Camp Reid comes to a close

Thursday, June 11, 2009, 2:32 PM
The Eagles completed their final team workouts before the start of traning camp late next month by giving the offense and defense a scouting look at the Carolina Panthers, the team they will face in their Sept. 13 regular-season opener. Afterward, coach Andy Reid provided some updates on the physical... Read more

McNabb deal is done

Thursday, June 11, 2009, 10:13 PM
The Eagles and Donovan McNabb have agreed on a deal that will restructure the final two years of the quarterback's contract, a league source said tonight. The team has now confirmed the deal. Details of the restructure were not immediately available, but the source said McNabb received a bump in pay... Read more

Hank and Kendra: Expecting

Wednesday, June 10, 2009, 1:55 PM
Eagles wide receiver Hank Baskett and his fiance Kendra Wilkinson are expecting, according to an E! News report. Baskett and the former Playboy playmate are scheduled to get married on June 27 at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles. The couple have recently been featured on the reality television... Read more

Rosenhaus: Ingram signed

Wednesday, June 10, 2009, 12:23 PM
Rookie tight end Cornelius Ingram and the Eagles agreed to terms on a four-year contract, according to Ingram's agent, Drew Rosenhaus. A team spokesman said there should be an announcement forthcoming. The Eagles need to cut a player before they can finalize the deal with Ingram. Rosenhaus announced... Read more

Reid on Samuel's absence

Tuesday, June 9, 2009, 11:02 AM
In all of his 11 years as the Eagles coach, Andy Reid couldn't recall an instance when a veteran player that wasn't excused or had a contract squabble attended the first week of organized team activities only to skip the second week. But that's exactly what cornerback Asante Samuel did when he opted... Read more

Eagles sign two more rookies

Tuesday, June 9, 2009, 3:41 PM
The Eagles announced today that they have signed two more rookies -- tackle Paul Fanaika and linebacker Moise Fokou -- to four-year deals. On Saturday, the team inked defensive back Macho Harris, tackle Fenuki Tupou and wide receiver Brandon Gibson to deals. The Eagles still have three rookies who... Read more

Samuel takes the day off

Monday, June 8, 2009, 2:12 PM
Asante Samuel decided to take the day off today. The Eagles' cornerback did not show up for practice at the NovaCare Complex and a team official said he took advantage of the fact that this camp is voluntary. It's not unusual for a player to skip these voluntary camps, but it's typically done by... Read more

Westbrook's injury history and more

Monday, June 8, 2009, 7:30 AM
News flash: the newspaper is shrinking. I may get fired for writing that. Nevertheless, there are often bits and pieces of stories that get cut because of space constraints. That’s where blogs and their infinite hole come in. Here are few leftovers from last week’s reports. This may become... Read more
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