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4/25: Eagles draft buzz

Wednesday, April 25, 2012, 3:09 PM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** With the draft only a day away, here's the latest mock roundup. NFL Network's Mike Mayock only releases one mock, and he's got the Eagles taking South Carolina cornerback Stephon Gilmore... Read more

Cerrato: Redskins almost traded for McCoy

Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 4:17 PM
Everyone knew the Eagles were going to draft a running back in 2009. Brian Westbrook was approaching 30, and the Birds needed to find his replacement. With the 21st pick in the second round (53rd overall), they selected LeSean McCoy. And the rest, as they say, is history. But according to former... Read more

4/24: Eagles draft buzz

Tuesday, April 24, 2012, 10:36 AM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** Today, we start with four Eagles draft predictions: The Eagles will take a running back or wide receiver in the first three rounds. Neither is a position of need, but there are some... Read more

Reaction to Dawkins' retirement

Monday, April 23, 2012, 12:14 PM
Here's a roundup from my Twitter timeline on Brian Dawkins retiring. Note that if you are on a mobile device, you likely won't be able to view this post. Earlier, I embedded a couple YouTube videos of Dawkins' greatest moments. And this morning, I posted the daily Eagles draft buzz, with notes on... Read more

Video: Dawkins' greatest moments

Monday, April 23, 2012, 11:07 AM
As you likely know by now, Eagles great Brian Dawkins announced his retirement today. I've pulled a couple great YouTube videos, which are embedded below. The first one includes Dawkins' interview with Terry Bradshaw on the field at the Linc after the Eagles beat the Falcons to advance to the Super... Read more

4/23: Eagles draft buzz

Monday, April 23, 2012, 9:56 AM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** Let's start today with three Eagles draft thoughts: 1. I spent much of the weekend watching prospect video, and one player who stood out was Cal linebacker Mychal Kendricks. Kendricks... Read more

4/22: Eagles draft buzz

Sunday, April 22, 2012, 10:40 AM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** Today's first-round prospect to consider: Illinois defensive end Whitney Mercilus. Mercilus (6-3, 261) led the nation last year in sacks (16) and forced fumbles (nine). He was second... Read more

4/21: Eagles draft buzz

Saturday, April 21, 2012, 8:56 AM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** Today, we round up some newly released mocks. If you missed my post from Friday, here are three thoughts on the Eagles' draft. Meanwhile, Chad Reuter of NFL.com thinks the Eagles will... Read more

4/20: Eagles draft buzz

Friday, April 20, 2012, 1:00 PM
Every day, from now until the draft, I'll round up the latest Eagles buzz on MTC. Here is today's installment. *** Let's start today with three draft thoughts: 1. I was watching video of a bunch of prospects last night. One guy who stood out was Syracuse defensive end Chandler Jones. Jones (6-5... Read more

Report: Broncos had interest in Asante

Friday, April 20, 2012, 8:42 AM
As we inch closer to the draft, the Asante Samuel trade rumors continue to swirl. The latest one is out of Denver, where two NFL sources tell The Denver Post's Mike Klis that the Broncos have expressed interest in the veteran cornerback. But, according to the report, they no longer believe they can... Read more
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