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How Landri fits in

Monday, April 9, 2012, 10:22 AM
The Eagles announced Monday morning that they've agreed to terms on a one-year deal with defensive tackle Derek Landri. Landri's had an interesting couple of years. In 2010, he was a full-time starter with the Panthers. The Eagles brought him in to camp last summer, but cut him before the regular... Read more

Rosenhaus: Eagles have shown interest in Bell

Monday, April 9, 2012, 9:04 AM
Drew Rosenhaus says the Eagles are one of three teams that have shown interest in his client, veteran safety Yeremiah Bell. According to Armando Salguero of The Miami Herald, Rosenhaus appeared on a weekly TV segment on WSVN Ch. 7 and said the Eagles, Jets and Patriots have expressed some level of... Read more

Eagles check out more prospects

Saturday, April 7, 2012, 9:45 AM
The Eagles continue to do their homework on this year's quarterback prospects. They worked out Arizona's Nick Foles earlier this week, according to Aaron Wilson of Scout.com. Foles (6-5, 243) is not considered a top-five quarterback by NFL Network's Mike Mayock or ESPN's Mel Kiper. He projects as... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles

Friday, April 6, 2012, 9:55 AM
Here's a roundup of what the national media are saying about the Eagles this week: ESPN.com's Dan Graziano thinks the Eagles made the right call by signing Demetress Bell: It would have made little sense for the Eagles to alter their first-round draft pick plans and take a tackle, since few of the... Read more

How Bell fits with Birds

Thursday, April 5, 2012, 2:06 AM
Demetress Bell is going to face an adjustment period. After having watched his games with the Bills last season, that much is clear. Advanced metrics reflect favorably on Bell. According to Pro Football Focus, he allowed just one sack in seven games last season. But in this case, those numbers don't... Read more

Offensive parts riding on Bell

Wednesday, April 4, 2012, 12:58 PM
The Eagles announced Wednesday that they've reached a five-year agreement with offensive tackle Demetress Bell. The loss of Jason Peters, the team's best offensive lineman, cannot be overstated. No one is expecting Bell to play at Peters' level, but a lot is riding on him playing well in 2012. After... Read more

Eagles mocks, draft thoughts

Tuesday, April 3, 2012, 10:53 AM
Here's another mock roundup, broken down by position, along with my draft thoughts. DEFENSIVE TACKLE Dane Brugler of CBSSports.com has the Birds going with LSU defensive tackle Michael Brockers: With Jason Peters out for the indefinite future, offensive tackle jumps to the top of the Eagles' needs... Read more

Eagles reportedly have worked out WR Floyd

Monday, April 2, 2012, 6:35 PM
The Eagles have held a private workout with Notre Dame wide receiver Michael Floyd, according to Aaron Wilson of Scout.com. Floyd (6-3, 220) had 100 catches for 1,147 yards as a senior. In his four-year career, Floyd had 271 catches for 3,686 yards and 37 receiving touchdowns. He ran a 4.47 second... Read more

Eagles draft buzz

Monday, April 2, 2012, 9:07 AM
With only three weeks and three days left until the draft, we have quite a few Eagles-related nuggets to get to. If you missed it over the weekend, I put up a post about the Birds hosting McNeese State/Tennessee safety Janzen Jackson. And I also unveiled this year's list of Eagles draft visits and... Read more

List of Eagles draft visits

Sunday, April 1, 2012, 10:25 AM
Back for another year, here is the master list of reported Eagles draft visits. As I've explained before, teams are allowed to host 30 prospects. It's important not to put too much stock into these visits, but it's also worth noting that the Eagles drafted several players (Jason Kelce, Curtis Marsh... Read more
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