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Archive: June, 2010

Randall Cunningham's 2-year-old son drowns in hot tub

Wednesday, June 30, 2010, 11:57 AM
According to an Associated Press report out of Las Vegas, authorities say the 2-year-old son of former Eagles quarterback Randall Cunningham is dead after apparently drowning in a backyard hot tub. Las Vegas police Lt. Dennis Flynn says it appeared to have been an accident. He says a woman at the house... Read more

Eagles pick up safety

Monday, June 28, 2010, 5:30 PM
The Eagles picked up safety Brett Johnson off waivers from Buffalo, the team announced Monday. Signed as an undrafted rookie free agent by the Bills following the 2010 draft, Johnson played college football at California. The 6-foot-1, 194-pound rookie played free safety with the Bears. He recorded... Read more

Vick's judgment to be questioned

Friday, June 25, 2010, 5:37 PM
Whether Michael Vick had any connection to the early Friday morning shooting that allegedly occurred outside a Virginia Beach party celebrating his 30th birthday or not -- and apparently he didn't, according to a Virginia Beach police spokesman -- what may be of more consequence for the Eagles quarterback... Read more

An 18 game NFL season?

Thursday, June 17, 2010, 5:32 PM
No Eagles draft picks signed today (at least not yet - though the team did make a roster move in releasing undrafted free agent cornerback Devin Ross) so I thought it would provide a good chance to talk about one of the more divisive issues of the off season: expanding the NFL schedule to 18 games... Read more

Eagles sign Te'o-Nesheim

Wednesday, June 16, 2010, 12:22 PM
The Eagles have signed defensive end Daniel Te'o-Nesheim, their third round draft pick. He was chosen 86th overall, out of Washington and signed a four-year contract. Te'o-Nesheim finished his college career with 30 sacks, a Washington record. He is part of a remade defensive end grouping, which includes... Read more

Eagles sign draft picks Kafka, Harbor

Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 1:37 PM
The Eagles have signed fourth round draft picks Mike Kafka, a quarterback, and Clay Harbor, a tight end. They each signed four year deals. Kafka, out of Northwestern, is likely to be the third string quarterback this year, behind Kevin Kolb and Mike Vick. He is athletic and has been working hard... Read more

Post-OTA observations on the defense

Tuesday, June 15, 2010, 9:54 AM
As promised (sorta), here are observations and 53-man roster predictions on the defense (Sorry for the one-day delay. I forgot I had jury duty Monday.): DEFENSE Defensive end: There is very little you can gather from watching a defensive lineman practice in shorts. “Boy, that Darryl Tapp really... Read more

Post-OTA observations on the offense

Friday, June 11, 2010, 11:00 AM
The Eagles’ OTAs are over and the countdown to the start of training camp is on (45 days and counting). During my weekly chats, I’m often asked to give my impressions of the team and of certain players, but it’s difficult to really offer a detailed answer when I’m typing as... Read more

Reid: DeSean out for "personal reasons," Allen still FS starter

Thursday, June 10, 2010, 2:27 PM
We finally got some sort of explanation for why DeSean Jackson missed practice this week. According to Eagles coach Andy Reid, his star wide receiver skipped out on the final four days of voluntary workouts for "personal reasons." Cornerback Asante Samuel also did not attend OTAs this week... Read more

Hall has big final day of OTAs; other observations

Thursday, June 10, 2010, 4:45 PM
Wide receiver Chad Hall had a big showing on the last day of the Eagles' off-season training activities, catching passes all over the field, including a pretty grab toe-drag grab in the corner of the end zone. Wide receivers coach David Culley and several of Hall's offensive teammates jokingly told... Read more
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