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DeSean Jackson statement on being released

Friday, March 28, 2014, 2:02 PM
DeSean Jackson released a statement not long after the Eagles released him on Friday: "First I would like to thank the Eagles organization, the Eagles fans and the city of Philadelphia for my time in Philly. I would also like to thank coach Andy Reid for bringing me in. "Secondly, I would like to... Read more

Eagles release DeSean Jackson

Friday, March 28, 2014, 12:46 PM
The Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The 27-year-old, three-time Pro Bowler has been in trade discussions this offseason. An NJ.com report surfaced Friday about Jackson's gang connections. Chip Kelly offered only lukewarm support of Jackson when asked about him Wednesday, and would not... Read more

Chip Kelly: 'I like DeSean...But we're always going to do what's best for the organization'

Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 9:05 AM
ORLANDO -- Chip Kelly complimented DeSean Jackson on Wednesday, but would not commit to Jackson being on the team next season. "I like DeSean. DeSean did a really nice job for us. But we’re always going to do what’s best for the organization," Kelly said when asked specifically if he wants... Read more

Eagles also shopping Evan Mathis

Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 8:50 AM
ORLANDO -- Add another Pro Bowler to the list of players the Eagles are shopping. Guard Evan Mathis has been placed on the market, according to NFL sources, who confirmed an NFL Network report Wednesday morning. Mathis, who was voted first team All Pro by the Associated Press last season, wants a... Read more

Todd Herremans discusses 2013 season, looks ahead to 2014

Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 1:04 PM
When the Eagles signed Jason Peters and Jason Kelce to contract extensions last month, it was a point of pride that the entire offensive line was locked up through 2016. But the one player whose future is most in question beyond 2014 is Todd Herremans, one of the two longest-tenured Eagles who is a... Read more

Source: Jackson telling Eagles teammates he's staying

Tuesday, March 25, 2014, 11:56 AM
ORLANDO -- In the latest twist of As DeSean Jackson Turns, the wide receiver called a few teammates on Tuesday morning to tell them he was staying with the Eagles a day after he spoke with coach Chip Kelly, a source close to the situation told The Inquirer. Early Tuesday morning Jackson posted... Read more

Eagles interested in signing former Jets QB Mark Sanchez

Monday, March 24, 2014, 5:07 PM
The Eagles have interest in former New York Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez, but the team needs to look further into his medical condition before they sign him to a contract, a source close to the situation said. Sanchez missed all of last season as he recovered from a torn labrum. ESPN reported earlier... Read more

Howie Roseman mum on DeSean Jackson: 'He's still under contract'

Monday, March 24, 2014, 1:18 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Howie Roseman met with reporters for more than 30 minutes on Monday and discussed a variety of topics -- except DeSean Jackson. The Eagles general manager had little to say about the Pro Bowl receiver and would not comment on the speculation that Jackson will be traded. "He's still... Read more

Jets owner admits interest in DeSean Jackson

Sunday, March 23, 2014, 4:41 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Jets owner Woody Johnson made no bones about it -- his team is interested in DeSean Jackson. But at what price? "We're looking at a number of players, including DeSean," Johnson said on Sunday at the NFL owners meetings. "He's a very good player. We're looking at a number of them... Read more

Michael Vick to visit the Jets on Friday

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 2:10 PM
Michael Vick is slated to visit with the New York Jets on Friday, according to NFL sources. The free agent quarterback has had a quiet week, but now that the market has been set Vick will meet with his first team since free agency opened last Tuesday. Marty Mornhinweg, who worked closely with the... Read more
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