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Archive: March, 2010

Eagles to check out two more prospects

Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 11:09 PM
The Eagles have worked out Southern Illinois running back Deji Karim and will bring him in for a visit next week, according to Chris Steuber of Scout.com. Karim (5-9, 210) was not invited to the combine, but reportedly turned some heads at his Pro Day, running a 4.37 40-yard dash. Last year, he ran... Read more

Report: Browns showing interest in Gocong

Wednesday, March 31, 2010, 9:42 AM
Yesterday, Chris Gocong signed his restricted free-agent tender. But that doesn't mean he'll be with the Eagles next season. An NFL source tells Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post that the Browns have had "preliminary discussions" with the Eagles about acquiring the outside linebacker... Read more

Celek, McCoy on McNabb rumors

Tuesday, March 30, 2010, 11:16 AM
Update: Add DeSean Jackson to the list of Eagles who are answering questions about the team's quarterback situation without picking sides. Comcast SportsNet caught up with Jackson in the crowd at tonight's Sixers-Thunder game at the Wachovia Center. "It's hard not to deal with our quarterback... Read more

Eagles to reportedly work out Arizona DT

Monday, March 29, 2010, 8:35 PM
Arizona defensive tackle Earl Mitchell has a workout scheduled with the Eagles, a league source tells Joe Fortenbaugh of the National Football Post. Mitchell (6-3, 295) started his college career as a tight end before switching to the defensive line for the 2008 and 2009 seasons. He had six sacks... Read more

Report: Eagles to work out West Virginia OT

Monday, March 29, 2010, 8:03 AM
The Eagles will conduct a private workout with West Virginia offensive tackle Selvish Capers in Morgantown this week, a source tells Chris Steuber of scout.com. Capers (6-4, 308) began his college career as a tight end so it's not surprising that he performed well in the athletic testing at the combine... Read more

List of Eagles' reported draft visits and workouts

Sunday, March 28, 2010, 4:09 PM
Updated 4/17: Back by popular demand (OK, it was one person) is our list of reported draft visits and workouts. We'll update this whenever there's a new report. If you see a report or link I've missed, feel free to e-mail me. Danario Alexander, WR, Missouri (6-4 1/2, 215): The Eagles visited him... Read more

Eagles check out DB, DE prospects

Saturday, March 27, 2010, 11:02 AM
A short break from Donovan McNabb mania to bring you some draft visit/draft workout updates. The Eagles were one of six teams to send a defensive backs coach to Boise State's Pro Day to check out cornerback Kyle Wilson, according to NFL.com's Gil Brandt. All 32 teams had representatives at the Pro... Read more

McNabb, Raiders update

Friday, March 26, 2010, 1:46 PM
A couple links that caught my eye this afternoon. Len Pasquarelli of ESPN.com reports that the Raiders are willing to send cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha to the Eagles as part of a deal for McNabb, but that the Birds are reluctant. Per Schefter, the problem with Asomugha is that he has one more year... Read more

McNabb questions, answers and links

Thursday, March 25, 2010, 11:56 AM
Update (10 p.m.): * The Donovan McNabb reports and rumors are getting stranger by the hour. The most recent comes from the Associated Press. A person familiar with the trade talks tells Rob Maaddi that the Eagles would only consider dealing McNabb if they receive a top-42 pick in April's draft. They're... Read more

Thoughts on McNabb, Sheldon and Bell

Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 10:01 AM
Very busy morning with Eagles news. The guys over at Eagletarian and Birds' Eye View have complete reports from the league meetings in Florida, where Andy Reid spoke with the media during the NFC coaches' breakfast today. And unlike the last few months, there seems to be legitimate, new information... Read more
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