Friday, May 22, 2015

Early Birds: Eagles to practice with Baltimore Ravens in August

Monday, May 11, 2015, 11:46 AM
The Eagles will practice with the Baltimore Ravens in Philadelphia leading up to their Aug. 22 preseason game, Ravens coach John Harbaugh announced on Saturday. This is the third consecutive season the Eagles will hold joint practices with an opponent. They practiced with the New England Patriots... Read more

Early Birds: Who are the Eagles' undrafted rookies?

Friday, May 8, 2015, 10:30 AM
The Eagles begin their three-day rookie mini-camp on Friday. The six draft picks are the attraction, but the undrafted rookies deserve attention, too. The Eagles have kept undrafted players in both of Chip Kelly's two years as head coach. Here are the 16 undrafted Eagles, with quick notes on each player: WR... Read more

Early Birds: More on Day 3 picks JaCorey Shepherd, Randall Evans, and Brian Mihalik

Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 9:39 AM
1) JaCorey Shepherd converted from wide receiver to cornerback at Kansas during his sophomore season. It wasn’t his choice to change positions – the Jayhawks lacked cornerback depth and the coaching staff thought he had the football intelligence and athleticism to make the switch. “If... Read more

Early Birds: Dissecting the Depth Chart

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 10:08 AM
Now that the draft is over and the Eagles have the roster maximum of 90 players, it’s time to look at the depth chart (with projections on how it may line up at the start of OTAs) and the key position battles that should emerge: SAFETY. First team: Malcolm Jenkins, Earl Wolff Second team:... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 3:11 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting Tuesday at noon. Read more

Eagles making changes to scouting department; three in front office no longer with the team

Monday, May 4, 2015, 12:05 PM
Director of college scouting Anthony Patch, pro personnel director Rick Mueller, and southwest area scout Brad Obee are no longer with the Eagles, according to NFL sources. The changes come after the draft, which is when scouting staffs are usually shuffled around the league. Patch and Mueller worked... Read more

Early Birds: More on the the Tim Tebow, Miles Austin, and Chris Polk decisions

Monday, May 4, 2015, 9:37 AM
There will be much more on the draft this week, but the access to Chip Kelly over the three-day event also allowed for some information on veteran players on the roster. In case you missed it, here are some updates on a few notable March/April moves, from Kelly himself: 1) One of the reasons quarterback... Read more

Chip Kelly: No trade offers for Evan Mathis in two years

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 5:12 PM
The Eagles have not picked an offensive lineman yet in the draft and could be down another lineman if Evan Mathis has his way. Mathis wants his contract restructured, but the Eagles have declined to renegotiate. They have told him and his agent that they could shop for another team and new deal, though... Read more

Nelson Agholor: "I don't feel like I'm entitled to anything"

Friday, May 1, 2015, 6:30 PM
There was one additional person in the normal draft day photo of Eagles first-round pick Nelson Agholor and coach Chip Kelly. Kelly invited Troy, the popular janitor at the NovaCare Complex, into the photo. This was not a coincidence. Algohor's father is a janitor at University of South Florida in... Read more

Early Birds: Resetting the Draft Board

Friday, May 1, 2015, 12:29 PM
The Eagles selected Southern Cal wide receiver Nelson Agholor in the first round of the NFL draft on Thursday night, but they still have two more picks Friday night (No. 52 in the second round and No. 84 in the third) and five on Saturday. Let’s reset the board for the second and third rounds: SAFETY The... Read more
About this blog
Birds' Eye View is the Inquirer's blog covering all things Philadelphia Eagles and the NFL.

Jeff McLane Inquirer Staff Writer
Zach Berman Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on
letter icon Newsletter