Monday, January 26, 2015

Eagles expected to interview Seahawks' Fitterer

Saturday, January 10, 2015, 2:25 PM
The Eagles are expected to interview Seahawks director of college scouting Scott Fitterer for their executive personnel vacancy, according to ESPN. The report stated that Fitterer would interview sometime this coming week. Seattle is hosting the Panthers in a NFC divisional playoff on Saturday night... Read more

Ford: Season-long friction for Eagles?

Wednesday, January 7, 2015, 4:42 PM
The Inquirer’s Bob Ford and CineSport’s Noah Coslov discuss if winning would ease the tension between the Eagles front office and Chip Kelly, and if this story will play out all season long. Read more

Chris Polian to interview for Eagles personnel opening

Wednesday, January 7, 2015, 3:17 PM
The Jaguars granted the Eagles permission to interview Chris Polian for their executive personnel vacancy, according to an NFL source. Polian, 42, has spent the last two seasons as Jacksonville's director of pro personnel. He previously was the Colts' general manager from 2009-11 and worked under... Read more

Evan Mathis added to the Pro Bowl roster

Wednesday, January 7, 2015, 2:34 PM
Evan Mathis was added to the Pro Bowl roster on Wednesday in place of New Orleans Saints guard Jahri Evans, who will miss the game because of injury. Mathis, the Eagles' veteran guard, will play in the Pro Bowl for the second consecutive season. The Pro Bowl will be played on Jan. 25 in Glendale... Read more

Bills request permission to interview Pat Shurmur

Monday, January 5, 2015, 6:01 PM
The Buffalo Bills requested permission to interview Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur on Monday for their head coaching vacancy, an NFL source said. Shurmur interviewed with the Raiders on Friday. Of the six coaching head coaching openings – the 49ers, Bears, Falcons and New York Jets... Read more

Q&A on the Kelly-Roseman power struggle and aftermath

Monday, January 5, 2015, 3:23 PM
Aside from Friday’s press release and an additional statement from owner Jeffrey Lurie, the Eagles haven’t offered much explanation for last week’s monumental shift in the front office. Coach Chip Kelly was handed near complete control of football operations and former general manager... Read more

Tom Gamble out as Eagles personnel executive

Wednesday, December 31, 2014, 2:44 PM
The Eagles and vice president of player personnel Tom Gamble "have agreed to part ways," which is how the team termed the exit of the most powerful personnel executive besides general manager Howie Roseman. Gamble was believed to be a close ally of coach Chip Kelly. "We thank Tom for his service over... Read more

Early Birds: DeMeco Ryans' rehab and future; Malcolm Jenkins' leadership; Mark Sanchez's experience in Philadelphia

Wednesday, December 31, 2014, 9:28 AM
1) DeMeco Ryans will remain in Philadelphia throughout much of the offseason rehabbing his ruptured Achilles tendon. This is important for Ryans, because when he was rehabbing the same injury in 2010, the NFL went into a lockout and he needed to find a new training staff to finish the rehab. Ryans... Read more

Pat Shurmur to interview for Raiders head job

Tuesday, December 30, 2014, 11:27 AM
The Raiders requested and were granted permission to interview Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur, according to an NFL source. Shurmur's interview was first reported by Philadelphia Magazine. An exact date for the meeting has yet to be set. Shurmur, 49, has spent the last two years as the Eagles... Read more

Early Birds: Chip Kelly on Marcus Smith, coaching staff changes, and Darren Sproles

Tuesday, December 30, 2014, 9:15 AM
1) If you expected Chip Kelly to offer some encouraging words about Marcus Smith entering the offseason, think again. Kelly has been hard on the first-round pick throughout the season, and his message didn’t change on Monday. It doesn’t matter when Smith was selected; he needs to beat out... Read more
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