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Archive: February, 2013

Chip Kelly emphasizes he wants to coach Nick Foles

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 5:09 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- Whether the Eagles are trying to raise the price or are genuinely excited about Nick Foles, both coach Chip Kelly and general manager Howie Roseman were outspoken in their support for the second-year quarterback "I want to coach Nick and I want to get a chance to spend time with him... Read more

Chip Kelly lukewarm on Nnamdi Asomugha

Thursday, February 21, 2013, 5:03 PM
INDIANAPOLIS – Conclusions should not be drawn from Chip Kelly’s and Howie Roseman’s lukewarm endorsement of Nnamdi Asomugha on Thursday at the NFL Scouting Combine. Neither the Eagles coach nor the general manager came out and said that they had no interest in keeping the 31-year-old... Read more

Tom Gamble explains why he left the 49ers for the Eagles

Wednesday, February 20, 2013, 11:34 AM
When the Eagles announced last week that Tom Gamble was leaving the 49ers to become the Eagles' vice president of player personnel, the obvious question was why? Why would Gamble take a job that was in essence a lateral move, and leave a franchise that has had great recent success for a team that... Read more

Eagles turn attention toward NFL Combine

Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 8:48 PM
Video: NFL teams descend upon the NFL Scouting Combine to evaluate talent. The Inquirer's Zach Berman breaks down who the Eagles could target. Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Monday, February 18, 2013, 8:44 PM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at 1 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Dennis Dixon: 'If everybody buys into what Chip Kelly is selling, the sky's the limit'

Monday, February 18, 2013, 3:10 PM
It's been five years since Dennis Dixon played for Chip Kelly when Kelly was the offensive coordinator at Oregon, so the new Eagles quarterback does not know entirely what to expect from the new Eagles coach. But he knows enough about Kelly to feel strongly about how Kelly's fast practices and innovative... Read more

Eagles need stability at safety

Thursday, February 14, 2013, 11:34 AM
Here is the ninth in a series of looks at the Eagles roster: Today: Safeties On the roster: The Eagles’ evaluation of safeties in recent seasons has been poor, and general manager Howie Roseman must figure out this position. The team was exceedingly high on Nate Allen in 2010, and the coaching... Read more

Eagles face questions at cornerback

Wednesday, February 13, 2013, 12:05 PM
Here is the eighth in a series of looks at the Eagles roster: Today: Cornerbacks On the roster: Besides quarterback, cornerback will be the position that receives the most offseason debate for the Eagles. Nnamdi Asomugha and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie are big names, but both were inconsistent in... Read more

Eagles linebackers may need to adapt

Tuesday, February 12, 2013, 3:09 PM
Here is the seventh in a series of looks at the Eagles roster: Today: Linebackers On the roster: If there is a defensive scheme change from 4-3 to 3-4, the linebackers will be critical. It starts with DeMeco Ryans, who must prove he can thrive in the 3-4. Ryans is talented, although with a base salary... Read more

Eagles defensive line: 4-3 or 3-4?

Monday, February 11, 2013, 2:06 PM
Here is the sixth in a series of looks at the Eagles roster: Today: Defensive line On the roster: While coach Chip Kelly said Monday that he is still deciding between the 4-3 and 3-4 for the Eagles defense, their defensive line was built for a 4-3. So the scheme dictates the needs along the defensive... Read more
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