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Archive: July, 2011

Eagles free agency, training camp updates

Friday, July 29, 2011, 7:04 AM
The Eagles are back on the field today, and NFL teams continue with signings and deals. At 6 p.m., everything can become official. Meanwhile, I'll be popping in and out of here all day with updates, links and more. I won't be approving comments, but if you submit questions, I'll do my best to... Read more

V. Young, Sproles next for Eagles?

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 6:54 PM
Today started with Albert Haynesworth, Reggie Bush and Jason Babin. And things have not slowed down as we reach the evening hours. I wrote about Kevin Kolb a little while ago, but wanted to add one note: I don't think the Eagles "fleeced" the Cardinals. If Arizona feels Kolb can be its franchise... Read more

Did Eagles get enough for Kolb?

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 3:56 PM
The writing was on the wall for today's Kevin Kolb trade about 10 months ago. That's when Andy Reid shocked everyone by naming Michael Vick his starting quarterback. That's when we knew Reid might be willing to take the franchise in a different direction after the ever so brief Kolb era. After an... Read more

How Babin fits in to Eagles' plans

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 9:59 AM
It was just about two years ago that Jason Babin showed up at Lehigh. On Aug. 4, 2009, the Eagles announced that they had signed Babin and linebacker Matt Wilhelm. On the same day, the Birds signed first-round pick Jeremy Maclin, meaning they had to waive Jervonte Jackson, Courtney Robinson and Marcus... Read more

Live updates: Eagles free agency

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 7:44 AM
The Eagles hit the field at Lehigh today, and NFL teams continue with signings and deals. I'll be here all day with updates, links and more. I won't be approving comments, but if you submit questions, I'll do my best to answer them at some point My suggestion is to leave the window open on your... Read more

Pats land Haynesworth; Bush to Miami?

Thursday, July 28, 2011, 7:26 AM
The Eagles can forget about any plans they might have had to land Albert Haynesworth. The Redskins defensive tackle is headed to New England. The Patriots have acquired Haynesworth for a fifth-round pick in 2013, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. There had been multiple reports in previous weeks... Read more

Roundup: DeSean, Haynesworth and Babin

Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 11:18 PM
A few notes to round up Wednesday's action and look ahead: FINING DESEAN Let's start with the news out of training camp. Much of the discussion here has centered around DeSean Jackson and whether or not he will show up on Thursday (UPDATE: The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari reports that Jackson won't... Read more

Babin: Eagles in my top 3

Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 2:21 PM
Jason Babin sounds like a guy who wants to reunite with his old defensive line coach, Jim Washburn. During an interview with Mike Florio on Pro Football Talk, Babin said the Eagles are among the teams he's been talking to. "I would say the Eagles are definitely one of the top three right now that... Read more

Live updates: Eagles free agency

Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 7:47 AM
I'll be here all day with updates, links, etc. as the Eagles and other teams discuss trades and free agent signings. I won't be approving comments, but if you submit questions, I'll do my best to answer them at some point My suggestion is to leave the window open on your computer all day and continue... Read more

McNabb headed to Vikings?

Wednesday, July 27, 2011, 12:26 AM
Donovan McNabb might finally be able to get out of Washington. If he takes a pay cut. Jay Glazer of FoxSports.com reports that the Vikings and Redskins have a deal in place that would allow McNabb to play in Minnesota. But he would have to come to terms on a new contract with the Vikings. Washington... Read more
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