Friday, September 4, 2015

Eagles-N.Y. Jets: What Did We Learn?

Friday, September 4, 2015, 12:11 AM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Eagles finished the preseason slate 3-1 after falling to the New York Jets, 24-18, on Thursday night. Chip Kelly has until Saturday 4 p.m. to trim his roster from 75 to 53, but he may do so a day early. A few positions remain cloudy. Here’s what we learned: 1... Read more

Kiko Alonso, Cody Parkey expected to play; 28 players not playing

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 5:56 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Eagles are expected to have linebacker Kiko Alonso and kicker Cody Parkey in the lineup for Thursday night's game against the New York Jets, according to the team. Alonso has not yet played this preseason because of a concussion and knee soreness, and Parkey missed last... Read more

Patriots QB Tom Brady now able to play vs. Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 11

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 11:50 AM
Tom Brady's victorious appeal over the NFL on Thursday that vacated his four-game suspension could have reverberations in the NFC East, because Brady is now scheduled to be on the field when the New England Patriots play the Dallas Cowboys on Oct. 11. Brady's four-game suspension was overturned by... Read more

Early Birds: What to watch in Eagles-Jets

Thursday, September 3, 2015, 8:01 AM
Here's what to watch in Eagles-Jets on Thursday night ... Barkley vs. Tebow The No. 3 quarterback competition, which you might have heard about by now, has a Saturday deadline. The final showcase for Matt Barkley and Tim Tebow is the game against the New York Jets. Coach Chip Kelly said that his... Read more

McLane: Who Wins Tebow vs. Barkley?

Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 3:30 PM
The Inquirer’s Jeff McLane discusses the Tim Tebow-Matt Barkley competition, the players under the microscope on Thursday and the positions where the Eagles lack depth. Read more

Who Makes the Eagles Roster: Quarterback/Specialist

Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 1:36 PM
The Eagles narrowed their roster from 90 to 75 and still have to get to 53 for the regular season by Saturday. We have reviewed seven positions, and this is the last. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 24: Defensive line Aug. 25: Linebacker Aug. 26: Wide receiver/tight end Aug. 27: Offensive line Aug.... Read more

Early Birds: Marcus Smith's limited preseason; No. 3 QB competition; Coaches prepare for Falcons

Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 9:31 AM
1) Marcus Smith needed a strong preseason to build his stock after a disappointing rookie year. He played one game. A hamstring injury has kept Smith out the past two weeks. He is not expected to play on Thursday against the Jets, meaning the Eagles’ coaches will need to form their evaluation... Read more

Eagles waive RB Kevin Monangai, reduce roster to 75 players

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 3:37 PM
The Eagles on Tuesday waived Kevin Monangai, a Villanova product who had been the team's sixth running back on the depth chart. They also officially waived/injured linebacker Emmanuel Acho and placed cornerback JaCorey Shepherd on injured reserve. The moves brought the Eagles to the league-mandated... Read more

Who Makes the Eagles Roster: Running back

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 11:46 AM
The Eagles narrowed their roster from 90 to 78 on Sunday and still have to get to 75 by 4.p.m. Tuesday and to 53 for the regular season by Sept. 5. We’ve reviewed six positions and still have two more to go. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 24: Defensive line Aug. 25: Linebacker Aug. 26: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Early Birds: Chip Kelly on NFL's ruling on Suggs-Bradford hit; keeping preseason point differential in perspective; Najee Goode helps his case

Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 7:48 AM
1) The NFL sent its weekly officiating video to teams last week with clarification on the league’s ruling about Terrell Suggs’ hit on Sam Bradford in the Eagles’ second preseason game. The league’s position is that a quarterback can be hit at the mesh point (when the ball is... Read more
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