Monday, May 4, 2015

Chip Kelly: No trade offers for Evan Mathis in two years

Saturday, May 2, 2015, 5:12 PM
The Eagles have not picked an offensive lineman yet in the draft and could be down another lineman if Evan Mathis has his way. Mathis wants his contract restructured, but the Eagles have declined to renegotiate. They have told him and his agent that they could shop for another team and new deal, though... Read more

Nelson Agholor: "I don't feel like I'm entitled to anything"

Friday, May 1, 2015, 6:30 PM
There was one additional person in the normal draft day photo of Eagles first-round pick Nelson Agholor and coach Chip Kelly. Kelly invited Troy, the popular janitor at the NovaCare Complex, into the photo. This was not a coincidence. Algohor's father is a janitor at University of South Florida in... Read more

Early Birds: Resetting the Draft Board

Friday, May 1, 2015, 12:29 PM
The Eagles selected Southern Cal wide receiver Nelson Agholor in the first round of the NFL draft on Thursday night, but they still have two more picks Friday night (No. 52 in the second round and No. 84 in the third) and five on Saturday. Let’s reset the board for the second and third rounds: SAFETY The... Read more

Sources: Eagles didn't offer players to the Titans

Friday, May 1, 2015, 9:53 AM
The Eagles never got to the point of offering players to the Titans for the No. 2 draft pick and a chance to draft Marcus Mariota, NFL sources said. The Titans wanted a package of draft picks -- and possibly more -- that would have rivaled what the Redskins gave up for Robert Griffin III in the 2012... Read more

Titans draft Mariota despite Eagles offer

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 8:28 PM
The Titans selected Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota second overall in the NFL draft despite the Eagles reportedly making an aggressive trade offer for the No. 2 pick. While Chip Kelly said he wouldn't mortgage the future for Mariota, his former Oregon quarterback, the Eagles coach offered two first... Read more

Eagles-only Mock Draft

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 12:54 PM
The Eagles have eight draft picks – one in each round and two in the fifth – but it’s likely they won’t pick at all those spots even if they can’t move up for a certain quarterback from Oregon. Nevertheless, here are Eagles-only mock drafts from The Inquirer’s beat... Read more

Early Birds: Inquirer Mock Draft

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 8:01 AM
1. Tampa Bay Jeff McLane: Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State The Bucs close their eyes, hold their breath and select their franchise quarterback – they hope. Zach Berman: Jameis Winston, QB, Florida State The Buccaneers hope that Winston matures off the field and becomes the franchise quarterback... Read more

NFL draft chat with Marc Narducci

Thursday, April 30, 2015, 1:49 AM
With the 20th pick of the 2015 NFL draft, the Eagles have selected WR Nelson Agholor from USC. After much speculation about wily Chip Kelly putting together some kind of plan to nab the No. 2 pick from the Titans - and then the No. 1 pick from the Bucs - to select Oregon QB Marcus Mariota, Kelly seems... Read more

Picking first-round possibilities for the Eagles

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 4:31 PM
After months of speculation, the NFL draft is upon. The Eagles own the 20th overall pick in Thursday night’s first round. Will they stand pat or will they trade up or back? Here are ten likely first round candidates and how The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters estimate the chances Chip... Read more

Early Birds: Ranking the Eagles needs; First round targets

Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:10 AM
Answers to three Twitter questions (send future queries to @Jeff_McLane) from my weekly mailbag: @Jeff_McLane Rank the Eagle team needs? — John Smith (@DanfaheyJohn) April 28, 2015 Unless I’m missing something, the Eagles haven’t entered a draft with as many positional needs in... Read more
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