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Eagles in the a.m.: LeSean McCoy says 'sky's the limit' for Jordan Matthews

Friday, August 1, 2014, 9:27 AM
**LeSean McCoy is not trying to slow down the Jordan Matthews hype. The Eagles running back only added to it when he praised the rookie wide receiver on Thursday. "The young kid that nobody even knows about except in Philadelphia, Jordan, he’s making plays,” McCoy said. McCoy admitted... Read more

Eagles practice observations: Foles feeling it; Sproles a secret; Henery/Spear split

Thursday, July 31, 2014, 4:24 PM
The Eagles donned the pads for the third straight practice and it looked to me as if the defense got the better of the offense for the second straight day. Let’s roll the tape: -- It can be easy to lose sight of the big picture when you’re trying to focus on many of the details in a Chip... Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: DeMeco Ryans' snap count; no Rosetta Stone in football; Nick Foles and back-shoulder passes

Thursday, July 31, 2014, 8:38 AM
**One storyline that DeMeco Ryans does not like is his snap count. He does not want to come off the field, and he thinks too big of a deal is made out of his playing more snaps (1,183) than any defensive player in the NFL. “However many it takes,” Ryans said when asked the ideal number... Read more

Eagles practice observations: DL-OL one-one-ones; Wolff with the ones; DBs with four INTs

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 5:28 PM
The Eagles held their most action-packed practice of training camp so far. Let’s roll the tape: -- The Birds were in full pads for the second straight practice, but they were able to do so much more at the NovCare Complex than they did during Monday’s practice at Lincoln Financial Field... Read more

Jeffrey Lurie: It's not just Chip's ship

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 3:24 PM
Jeffrey Lurie downplayed the perception that Chip Kelly's sway over the Eagles has increased in one year following his successful rookie campaign as coach. “It’s funny because within in the building it’s such a team approach," Lurie said. "I think one of the reasons he’s... Read more

Chip Kelly: Lane Johnson forced to be more vocal with second-team offensive line

Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 12:18 PM
Lane Johnson's demotion to the second-team offense was made with the first four weeks in mind, although the Eagles also must pay attention to Johnson's long-term development. Coach Chip Kelly said before Wednesday's practice that Johnson has benefited from having more responsibility with the backups... Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: Chip Kelly says defenses focused on running game more than DeSean Jackson; more on James Casey, Zach Ertz

Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 8:52 AM
1) There’s a school of thought that the focus on DeSean Jackson was a big reason why Riley Cooper had a breakout season. When I went to Washington’s training camp last week, Redskins coach Jay Gruden discussed how defenses must focus so much on Jackson going deep that it can open up the... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 3:00 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, starting Tuesday at noon. Read more

Eagles practice observations: Marcus Smith moving up depth chart; Henery winning; Wolff shines

Monday, July 28, 2014, 4:56 PM
The Eagles had their first padded practice of training camp today and it was held at Lincoln Financial Field before slightly less than 15,000 fans, according to the team. There wasn’t much hitting, though. The linemen were a little more aggressive than usual and Malcolm Jenkins tossed Brent Celek... Read more

Chip Kelly on the McCoy-Cole scuffle, the hype of the draft, Matt Barkley, and Malcolm Jenkins

Monday, July 28, 2014, 1:37 PM
The scuffle between LeSean McCoy and Trent Cole happened right in front of Chip Kelly on Sunday, but Kelly did not think it was a big deal. He attributed the attention to a slow news day. "Their emotions got the better part of them, and those things happen," Kelly said before Monday's practice. "It’s... Read more
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