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Archive: April, 2013

Chip Kelly explains why Jeffrey Lurie went to watch Geno Smith

Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:57 PM
After the Eagles twice passed on Geno Smith, it's reasonable to wonder whether their interest in the West Virginia quarterback was ever that significant. This topic was debated leading up to the draft, but intrigue was added when owner Jeffrey Lurie accomponied Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman on an in-person... Read more

Who should the Eagles draft on Day 3? Potential targets in Rounds 4-7

Saturday, April 27, 2013, 10:53 AM
The third day of the draft (Rounds 4-7) are often reserved for the most devoted NFL and college football fans. But all winning NFL teams have good depth, and that depth is found in the third day. Look for the Eagles to add to their defensive backfield and linebackers. Here are some potential targets... Read more

NFL Draft Day 2 Options for the Eagles

Friday, April 26, 2013, 10:20 AM
Now that Oklahoma tackle Lane Johnson is officially an Eagle, it’s time to re-set the table and look at the Birds’ options heading into Day 2 of the NFL draft. (Johnson, by the way, will be introduced by the team today at 5 p.m. at the NovaCare Complex.) But he’s yesterday’s... Read more

Three things to watch in Thursday's first round

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 1:39 PM
With fewer than seven hours to go before the draft, here are three things to watch in tonight's draft: 1) Whether offensive tackles go 1-2-3 It's been the widespread belief for the past two months that an offensive tackle would go No. 1, and it has seemed certain for the past few weeks that Luke... Read more

McLane's and Berman's Mock Drafts 2.0

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 10:46 AM
An exercise in futility, here are the 2.0 versions of The Inquirer's Eagles beat reporters mock drafts (here's is the 1.0): JEFF MCLANE 1. Kansas City Chiefs, Eric Fisher, T, Central Michigan Andy Reid wins out over his scouting department and takes Fisher over Joeckel. 2. Jacksonville Jaguars... Read more

What the Eagles won’t do in the draft

Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 2:59 PM
My Fifth Annual Not-so Fearless Forecast of what the Eagles may do in the draft -- in which I actually give the top ten things I think the Birds won’t do -- comes with a caveat: I know far less than I typically presume to know because Chip Kelly’s preference for players remains mostly a... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 10:46 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Thursday at noon. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat. Read more

Video: What the Eagles will do with No. 4 pick

Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 12:20 PM
What will define a successful NFL Draft for the Philadelphia Eagles? Are the Birds looking to move down? The Inquirer's Jeff McLane and CineSport's Brian Clark discuss. Read more

Eagles 2013 schedule

Thursday, April 18, 2013, 7:32 PM
The NFL will officially release the NFL schedule tonight at 8 p.m., but here's a leaked version of the Eagles slate: Monday, Sept. 9, at Washington Redskins, 7:10 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, vs. San Diego Chargers, 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, vs. Kansas City Chiefs, 8:25 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at Denver... Read more

Video: Is Eagles head coach Chip Kelly the right fit for Philly?

Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 12:09 PM
Is Chip Kelly fitting in with the Eagles? How will the QB competition play out? The Inquirer's Jeff McLane and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss this & the NFL Draft. Read more
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