Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Analysis on Eagles' 53-man, er, 52-man roster

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 5:13 PM
In the end, there weren't many surprises after the Eagles announced their league-mandated 53-man roster on Saturday. Well, maybe that there were only 52 players. A day after he dealt Matt Barkley to Cardinals, Chip Kelly waived Tim Tebow and kept open the possibility of adding a third quarterback... Read more

Eagles release 22 players, including Tim Tebow; roster at 52 players

Saturday, September 5, 2015, 2:51 PM
The Eagles' third quarterback competition did not have a winner. Tim Tebow was among 22 players the Eagles waived on Saturday to reduce the roster to 52 players. Coach Chip Kelly left one spot open, which could go to a quarterback on the waiver wire. Tebow outperformed Matt Barkley in the preseason... Read more

Eagles don't officially waive any player, notify at least 14 players of pending releases

Friday, September 4, 2015, 5:51 PM
The Matt Barkley trade was the Eagles' only official transaction on Friday, but they informed other players of pending transaction. The team decided to waive running back Raheem Mostert; wide receivers Rasheed Bailey, Quron Pratt; tight end Andrew Gleichert; offensive linemen John Moffitt, Malcolm... Read more

Eagles trade Matt Barkley to Cardinals for conditional seventh-round pick

Friday, September 4, 2015, 4:02 PM
The Eagles traded quarterback Matt Barkley to the Arizona Cardinals on Friday for a conditional seventh-round pick in a deal that clears the way for Tim Tebow to make the 53-man roster. The trade headlined the eve of cut-down day, when NFL rosters must be reduced from 75 to 53 players. The Eagles... Read more

Early Birds: Predicting the Eagles' initial 53-man roster

Friday, September 4, 2015, 9:11 AM
Now that all four preseason games have been played, here is a stab at the Eagles' initial 53-man roster. QB: Sam Bradford, Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow Analysis: The third quarterback competition is more than just one game, but the fourth game is critical for that role. Tebow outplayed Matt Barkley when... Read more

Eagles-N.Y. Jets: What Did We Learn?

Friday, September 4, 2015, 12:11 AM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Eagles finished the preseason slate 3-1 after falling to the New York Jets, 24-18, on Thursday night. Chip Kelly has until Saturday 4 p.m. to trim his roster from 75 to 53, but he may do so a day early. A few positions remain cloudy. Here’s what we learned: 1... Read more

Kiko Alonso, Cody Parkey expected to play; 28 players not playing

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 5:56 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Eagles are expected to have linebacker Kiko Alonso and kicker Cody Parkey in the lineup for Thursday night's game against the New York Jets, according to the team. Alonso has not yet played this preseason because of a concussion and knee soreness, and Parkey missed last... Read more

Patriots QB Tom Brady now able to play vs. Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 11

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 11:50 AM
Tom Brady's victorious appeal over the NFL on Thursday that vacated his four-game suspension could have reverberations in the NFC East, because Brady is now scheduled to be on the field when the New England Patriots play the Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 11. Brady's four-game suspension was overturned by... Read more

Early Birds: What to watch in Eagles-Jets

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 8:01 AM
Here's what to watch in Eagles-Jets on Thursday night ... Barkley vs. Tebow The No. 3 quarterback competition, which you might have heard about by now, has a Saturday deadline. The final showcase for Matt Barkley and Tim Tebow is the game against the New York Jets. Coach Chip Kelly said that his... Read more

McLane: Who Wins Tebow vs. Barkley?

Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 3:30 PM
The Inquirer’s Jeff McLane discusses the Tim Tebow-Matt Barkley competition, the players under the microscope on Thursday and the positions where the Eagles lack depth. Read more
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