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Archive: March, 2012

Manning, Kolb and Landry

Saturday, March 17, 2012, 9:22 AM
While the Eagles remain quiet in terms of signing free agents, here's a roundup of some of the latest league-wide buzz. And if you're looking for Evan Mathis updates, Jeff McLane of the Inquirer has that covered. Meanwhile, the Peyton Manning tour continues. John Elway and Broncos officials worked... Read more

Eagles free agency buzz

Friday, March 16, 2012, 8:13 AM
As free agency continues Friday, I'll drop links to news and rumors in this chat. I'll also take your questions throughout the day. So leave the window open, and check back often. On a mobile device? Click here. You can follow me on Twitter or become a fan of Moving the Chains on Facebook. Read more

5 thoughts on the DeSean deal

Thursday, March 15, 2012, 7:00 AM
Here are five thoughts on DeSean Jackson's new deal with the Eagles: 1. All along, the best possible outcome for both parties was a long-term deal. After seeing how things played out last year, I had serious doubts that Jackson would be content playing under the franchise tag in 2012. Yes, it would... Read more

Moves that affect the Eagles

Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 8:55 AM
The Eagles stayed relatively quiet on the first day of free agency, working out deals for a couple of their key veterans in Todd Herremans and Trent Cole. But there were plenty of moves made around the league. Here's a look, along with how some affect the Birds. Let's start with the wide receiver... Read more

Eagles free agency buzz

Tuesday, March 13, 2012, 9:40 AM
The market will begin to take shape this afternoon as free agency kicks off at 4 p.m. Here's a roundup of the latest news and rumors, many of which could affect the Birds. And be sure to check out our Eagles section for content from today's papers. Pete Prisco of Tweets that he's hearing... Read more

Eagles free agency buzz

Monday, March 12, 2012, 11:17 AM
With free agency set to start at 4 p.m. Tuesday, now seems like a good time to pick apart what's going on around the league and offer some thoughts on the Eagles' potential plans. Let's start with the Birds' biggest offseason priority: Linebacker. Two of the most talked-about inside linebackers expected... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles

Sunday, March 11, 2012, 9:45 AM
Here's a roundup of what the national media are saying about the Eagles: Greg Cosell of NFL Films recently wrote about Michael Vick's development, saying he faces the most critical offseason of his career: The overriding point with Vick was he too often played outside of structure, and it is not... Read more

Redskins to acquire No. 2 pick for RGIII

Friday, March 9, 2012, 11:20 PM
Even though the draft is still about seven weeks away, the Robert Griffin III rumors can come to an end. That's because the Redskins will acquire the No. 2 pick from the Rams, according to Jay Glazer of St. Louis will receive three first-rounders from Washington - the No. 6 pick this... Read more

Eagles mock draft roundup

Tuesday, March 6, 2012, 12:28 PM
Update: I will not be posting new content for the next several days, as I attend to a personal matter. Check out our Eagles section for the latest from the Inquirer and Daily News. Here's a roundup of some recently released mock drafts: Evan Silva and Josh Norris of Rotoworld have the Eagles taking... Read more

Moves that could affect Eagles

Monday, March 5, 2012, 11:17 AM
The NFL offseason continues, with today marking the deadline for designating franchise players. Several teams have worked out deals with their own players in the past 24 hours. In Houston, the Texans and running back Arian Foster have agreed to a five-year contract. Per Jason La Canfora of NFL Network... Read more
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