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Archive: March, 2010

Eagles get Bell

Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 10:39 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Saints won't match the Eagles' offer for restricted free agent Mike Bell, according to league sources. New Orleans had until 11:59 p.m. tonight to match, but they'll pass on matching the Eagles' one-year, $1.7 million offer sheet for the running back. New Orleans had seven days... Read more

Buffalo looking for a QB

Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 9:46 AM
ORLANDO -- Who needs a quarterback? There are a handful of NFL teams that fall into that category, although the list of potential suitors for one of the Eagles' three quarterbacks is seemingly drying up. AFC coaches had breakfast today with the media at the NFL owners' meetings and a few coaches... Read more

Roseman: Eagles not done

Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 4:56 PM
ORLANDO -- General manager Howie Roseman sat down with The Inquirer today at the NFL owners' meetings to discuss the Eagles' moves thus far this off-season and what lies ahead for the team with the draft a month away. Here's an excerpt from the interview: CAN YOU SENSE THE FRUSTRATION FROM EAGLES... Read more

Jordan signs tender

Monday, March 22, 2010, 1:51 PM
Linebacker Akeem Jordan signed his tender with the Eagles, according to Eagles general manager Howie Roseman. Jordan, a restricted free agent, was tendered at the second-round level. If the Eagles weren't willing to match another team's offer for him, they would receive a second-round pick in return... Read more

Bell deadline back to tomorrow; Reid doesn't expect match

Monday, March 22, 2010, 12:19 PM
ORLANDO -- After much confusion, the deadine for the Saints to match the Eagles' offer sheet for running back Mike Bell is officially tomorrow night at 11:59 p.m., as orginally reported. Eagles general manager Howie Roseman said earlier today that the NFL had said it was tonight, but after some checking... Read more

Eagles get two 7th-round picks

Monday, March 22, 2010, 5:10 PM
ORLANDO -- The Eagles were given two seventh-round compensatory draft picks for the free agents they lost last season, coach Andy Reid said. The formula isn't an exact science, but the NFL gave the Eagles the two picks based mostly on the production of safety Brian Dawkins and running back Correll... Read more

"Outside chance" Saints match Bell offer

Friday, March 19, 2010, 8:10 PM
The clock is still ticking for the Saints, who have until 11:59 p.m. Tuesday to match the Eagles' offer for running back Mike Bell. A restricted free agent, Bell signed an Eagles' offer sheet on Tuesday that would pay him $1.7 million, with $500,000 guaranteed, over one year. New Orleans had seven... Read more

Tapp on tap

Thursday, March 18, 2010, 12:48 PM
If Darryl Tapp is as good a player as he is a nice man, the Eagles may have found themselves their next great defensive end. Of course, being "nice" has nothing to do with being a good football player. Tapp met with the local media today at the NovaCare Complex, not long after he signed... Read more

Eagles cut Curtis and Howard

Thursday, March 18, 2010, 4:53 PM
The Eagles continue to release aging players with expensive contracts. To no surprise, the team announced today that it has cut wide receiver Kevin Curtis and defensive end Darren Howard. Curtis, 31, was due to earn a $1.1 million roster bonus in early June. The 33-year-old Howard was slated to earn... Read more

Eagles release Shawn Andrews

Wednesday, March 17, 2010, 12:59 PM
The Eagles have released offensive lineman Shawn Andrews, the team announced today. "We appreciate the efforts and contributions of Shawn while he was here," coach Andy Reid said in a statement. "We have, however, decided to move in another direction." Andrews, who has been in... Read more
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