Thursday, July 2, 2015

Eagles release Evan Mathis; What now?

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 4:38 PM
The Eagles released Evan Mathis on Thursday, ending a months-long stalemate between the team and the Pro Bowl guard over his contract. "Thanks for the memories Philly," Mathis posted on Twitter. The Eagles had no comment. Mathis said Chip Kelly called him to deliver the news. Mathis has been the... Read more

Eagles take old contract offer to Evan Mathis off table

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 8:00 PM
The Eagles offered Evan Mathis a restructured contract in Sept. 2014 that could have increased his yearly salary $1 million, but he declined the new deal that was full of incentives, and now the team has taken the offer off the table, NFL sources said. The original offer came when Howie Roseman was... Read more

Eagles Practice Observations: Where’s Wolff?; Thurmond seizing safety; Marcus Smith inching back

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 3:59 PM
Observations and notes off Tuesday’s Eagles OTAs: -- The Earl Wolff watch continues. The third-year safety, despite being cleared by doctors and despite seemingly having the clearest shot to the open safety spot entering the spring, has yet to practice. “He's been cleared from Dr. Andrews... Read more

Chip Kelly says Sam Bradford "right on track" in recovery, "optimistic" about Bradford's return

Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 12:52 PM
Eagles coach Chip Kelly said Tuesday that Sam Bradford has done a "great job" so far in his recovery from a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee and reiterated that the quarterback is still on schedule. Bradford is participating in seven-on-seven drills but not in full-team drills as he... Read more

Eagles Practice Observations: Agholor impresses; Bradford more mobile; Kiko and Kendricks together

Monday, June 8, 2015, 5:05 PM
Observations and notes off Monday’s Eagles OTAs: -- Nelson Agholor continued to make a strong impression. It should be noted that receivers tend to have the upper hand during spring workouts when defensive backs are restricted, but you can often see whether rookie receivers have at the very... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Monday, June 8, 2015, 4:41 PM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Read more

Early Birds: Finding a safety, keeping Eric Rowe at CB, Miles Austin on special teams

Monday, June 8, 2015, 9:06 AM
1) The Eagles’ decision to move a cornerback to safety instead of adding an experienced safety is tied to their specifications for the position. So the first-team safety during last week’s practice was Walter Thurmond, who has never played safety in a game in his career. “With our... Read more

Early Birds: Public practices, scouting changes, and Ryan Day on Chip Kelly

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 11:19 AM
1) There are only two public practices after three last year and four in 2013. This is unfortunate for fans that look forward to watching practices, but it’s the reality of practicing at the NovaCare Complex. The Eagles’ agreement with the city limits the amount of people they can have... Read more

Eagles open training camp on Aug. 2; holding only 2 public practices

Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 3:37 PM
The Eagles will open training camp on August 2 and will have practices open to the public on August 4 and August 9. The rest of the practices will be closed to the general public and open only to select fans. The open practices are at Lincoln Financial Field and free of charge. They do not require... Read more

Duce Staley defends Chip Kelly after LeSean McCoy's comments

Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 3:32 PM
Duce Staley was LeSean McCoy's position coach with the Eagles for two seasons. He ran behind Tra Thomas for six seasons and worked alongside him as a coach for another two. McCoy and Thomas made headlines this offseason with incendiary comments about Chip Kelly and race. McCoy, traded to the Bills... Read more
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