Saturday, April 25, 2015

Early Birds: No smokescreens for the Eagles; Ed Marynowitz involved in trade negotiations; and hitting on late-round picks

Friday, April 24, 2015, 9:34 AM
1) NFL teams can no longer host draft prospects for visits. They can still work out a prospect on his campus or in his hometown, and the Eagles have been exhaustive about in-person research throughout the spring – whether it’s their 30 visits, pro days, private workouts, etc. There are... Read more

Early Birds: Can Brandon Graham handle increased workload?

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 6:47 AM
A few years back, John Mayberry of the Phillies filed in for some injured outfielders and did fine replacement work. He got hot for the stretch and finished the season with some pretty good numbers if projected over an entire season. Some called for more Mayberry. Others cautioned that he was best... Read more

Early Birds: The Pope, Byron Maxwell, the Seattle Seahawks, and other notes on the Eagles' schedule

Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 8:37 AM
1) The Eagles are on the road for three of the first four games. This is not ideal, but there’s an easy explanation. The Phillies are amid a 10-game homestand during the NFL’s opening weekend, so that would make a Sunday or Monday game that week difficult considering Lincoln Financial Field... Read more

Eagles open season on Monday Night Football at Atlanta; play on Thanksgiving; welcome LeSean McCoy on Dec. 13

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 8:05 PM
The Eagles open the season on Monday Night Football, will keep Philadelphia glued to the television on Thanksgiving for the second straight season, and will wait until December to visit the defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots and then host LeSean McCoy. Those are some of the highlights... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 9:24 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting at 12 p.m. Tuesday. Read more

Early Birds: Mailbag on Landon Collins, Jerome Couplin and Brandon Boykin

Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 8:24 AM
Answers to three Twitter questions (send future queries to @Jeff_McLane) from my weekly mailbag: 1. From @kunzw99: What are your thoughts on Landon Collins as a scheme fit? Some of your colleagues ignore the fit issue and see him as the pick. The Eagles need a safety, maybe two, so the natural inclination... Read more

Sources: Mathis, Kendricks, Polk missing from workouts

Monday, April 20, 2015, 10:28 AM
The Eagles began spring workouts on Monday, and while Tim Tebow was at the NovaCare Complex after he signed a one-year contract, the team was without Evan Mathis, Mychal Kendricks and Chris Polk. Mathis, who has been the subject of trade speculation and has it made it clear that he wants a new contract... Read more

Early Birds: Making sense of the Tim Tebow signing

Monday, April 20, 2015, 8:50 AM
The Eagles begin their offseason program on Monday. The big news is that Tim Tebow will join the team. Because it’s Tebow, this has become a national headline. But here’s some context for what is essentially a low-risk move: 1) The Eagles carried five quarterbacks on their roster through... Read more

Source: Eagles to sign Tim Tebow

Sunday, April 19, 2015, 7:21 PM
Chip Kelly isn’t through with adding quarterbacks this offseason. The Eagles are expected to sign Tim Tebow on Monday as the team commences for the start of spring workouts, a NFL source said. Fox Sports first reported on Sunday that Tebow, who hasn’t played in a NFL regular season game... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 6:09 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman for his weekly Eagles chat, starting at noon Tuesday. Read more
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