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Drafting a WR to replace DeSean

Tuesday, February 7, 2012, 1:21 PM
Now that he's got his coaching staff in place, the top item on Andy Reid's to-do list is deciding what to do about DeSean Jackson. I wrote about Jackson's place in the wide receiver market last week. I maintain that the Eagles' best option is to work out a long-term agreement with him, unless Jackson... Read more

25 thoughts: Giants win the Super Bowl

Monday, February 6, 2012, 10:25 AM
I am generally a Super Bowl Grinch. I don't like the commercials, the halftime show, the parties, the buildup. None of it. I just like watching the game. But since I sat in front of the TV for four hours and took notes, I figured I could at least share my thoughts, some of which have an Eagles slant... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles

Sunday, February 5, 2012, 12:04 PM
I didn't get to the roundup during the week so here's a look at what the national media are saying about the Eagles: Dan Graziano of ESPN.com says the Eagles made the right call in bringing Juan Castillo back for another season as defensive coordinator: But if you believe, as the Eagles and head... Read more

Mock roundup: Projecting the Eagles' pick

Friday, February 3, 2012, 4:45 PM
It's a slow Friday without much going on pertaining to the Eagles, but here are a few mock drafts to take a look at. Of course, take these with a grain of salt. Teams' rosters will look a lot different between now and April's draft. But these are some names that could be worth keeping an eye on. Maybe... Read more

Draft Diary: Boston College LB Luke Kuechly

Thursday, February 2, 2012, 11:08 AM
About this series: Over the next two months, I'll be chatting weekly with Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly and chronicling his preparation for April's NFL draft. This is the first installment. *** On Friday, January 6, Luke Kuechly announced from his hometown of Cincinnati that he would forgo... Read more

Report: QB Edwards visits with Eagles

Wednesday, February 1, 2012, 10:51 AM
A couple weeks ago, reports surfaced that the Eagles worked out quarterback Trent Edwards. Apparently, they liked enough of what they saw to bring him in for a visit and have him take a physical yesterday, according to Adam Caplan of The Sideline View. Edwards, a third-round pick out of Stanford... Read more

5 thoughts on the Eagles

Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 2:28 PM
Here are five thoughts on the Eagles, in light of news from the past two days: 1. LOSING OUT ON SPAGS I was surprised Andy Reid was so forthcoming in admitting he offered Steve Spagnuolo a spot on his coaching staff. Without coming outright and saying so, he basically said part of his offseason plan... Read more

DeSean's place in the WR market

Monday, January 30, 2012, 9:57 AM
There are two scenarios in which teams around the league will have a chance to acquire DeSean Jackson this offseason. If the Eagles don't franchise Jackson AND don't come to a long-term agreement with him, he'll become an unrestricted free agent. If the Eagles decide to franchise Jackson, they could... Read more

Reid: Childress a great fit in Cleveland

Sunday, January 29, 2012, 11:22 AM
When Marty Mornhinweg's name surfaced as a potential head-coaching candidate in Oakland and Indianapolis, many wondered whether Brad Childress would return to Philadelphia to replace him. While Mornhinweg got an interview with the Raiders, he was not offered the job and remains with the Eagles. Childress... Read more

Herremans' toughness; another mock draft

Friday, January 27, 2012, 3:00 PM
Todd Herremans played 1,094 snaps last season, tied for most on the Eagles with Jason Kelce, according to Pro Football Focus. Today, he was named to USA Today's All-Joe Team, which rewards "first-rate players who receive second-rate recognition." Only players who have never been named to the Pro Bowl... Read more
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