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Eagles acquire former Oregon RB Kenjon Barner from Panthers

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 10:06 PM
The Eagles traded for Panthers running back/returner Kenjon Barner, a former Oregon standout who played for coach Chip Kelly. They surrendered a conditional seventh-round pick in 2015. Barner, who is 5-foot-9 and 185 pounds, was a 2013 sixth-round pick. The 25-year old had only six carries and two... Read more

Eagles release ILB Jason Phillips

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 3:57 PM
The Eagles released inside linebacker Jason Phillips on Tuesday, marking the first roster move of training camp. Phillips, 28, missed all of last season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament. He was signed to a two-year, $1.46 million contract at the start of free agency in March 2013 with the expectation... Read more

Who Makes the Eagles Roster: Linebacker

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 3:44 PM
The Eagles will narrow their roster from 90 to 75 by Aug. 26 and to 53 for the regular season by Aug. 30. The Inquirer’s beat reporters will spend the next eight days predicting who stays and who goes. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 18: Defensive line Aug. 19: Linebacker Aug. 20: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, August 19, 2014, 12:21 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, starting Tuesday at 10 a.m. Read more

LeSean McCoy, Jeremy Maclin return to practice

Monday, August 18, 2014, 1:08 PM
LeSean McCoy and Jeremy Maclin both returned to practice during the portion of practice open to reporters. McCoy missed Sunday's practice without explanation. Offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur did not provide details for McCoy's absence, either. “Nothing serious to my knowledge,” Shurmur... Read more

Who makes the Eagles roster: Defensive line

Monday, August 18, 2014, 12:44 PM
The Eagles will narrow their roster from 90 to 75 by Aug. 26 and to 53 for the regular season by Aug. 30. The Inquirer’s beat reporters will spend the next eight days predicting who stays and who goes. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 18: Defensive line Aug. 19: Linebacker Aug. 20: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Eagles-Pats: Film Review of Defense

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 8:09 PM
Here’s the breakdown of the Eagles defense in the Patriots game after re-watching the tape (note: the NFL doesn’t provide the all-22 in the preseason): FIRST TEAM Defensive line: Aside from a few rushes, the Eagles run defense was sound. The lack of a pass rush was another story. Cedric... Read more

Kelly on getting Curry with the starters: It was a big thing

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 12:37 PM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Vinny Curry has been arguably the Eagles’ most consistent pass rusher this preseason, and yet, he has spent most of his time with the second team defense. That changed on Friday night when the defensive end was awarded some snaps with the starters. The Eagles have been reluctant... Read more

Cary Williams apologizes to Bill Belichick

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 10:55 AM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Cary Williams is used to seeing Patriots coach Bill Belichick hurry off the field after shaking the opposing head coach’s hand. So Williams was surprised when he saw Belichick come up to him after the Eagles’ 42-35 loss to the Patriots, and Williams took it as... Read more

Eagles-Pats: What Did We Learn?

Saturday, August 16, 2014, 2:13 AM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – It was a mixed bag, but the Eagles had comeback performances from Nick Foles and Jordan Matthews and solid outings once again by Zach Ertz and Mark Sanchez. The negatives? The defense had issues with penalties and on third down and Alex Henery missed his lone field goal attempt... Read more
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