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Busting on the division rivals: Cowboys trade for a retired guy

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 9:45 AM
According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, Ravens linebacker (or rather quasi-unemployed linebacker) Rolando McClain was traded to the Cowboys along with a seventh round pick to the Cowboys for their sixth round pick. In April, according to ESPN's Seth Wickersham, McClain sent ESPN a text announcing his retirement... Read more

More on Nick Foles being 'overrated': National NFL writer gets exposed on WIP

Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 9:14 AM
Yesterday, we picked on CBS' Pete Prisco a little bit for his assertion that Nick Foles is "overrated." Prisco had published a column listing an overrated and underrated player on all 32 teams, and his 40-word blurb on Foles didn't exactly go into great detail. Other media outlets also jumped on Prisco's... Read more

Report: Lane Johnson will be suspended four games

Monday, June 30, 2014, 3:44 PM
According to Paul Domowitch of the Daily News, starting right tackle Lane Johnson will be suspended for the first four games of the season for testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. League sources tell me Eagles starting RT Lane Johnson has tested positive for PEDs and will miss first... Read more

A heartfelt apology to Travis Frederick and the Dallas Cowboys for my 'mean tweet'

Monday, June 30, 2014, 12:40 PM
Over the weekend, the Dallas Cowboys borrowed an idea from Jimmy Kimmel, and released a video of some of their players reading "mean tweets" written about them. It is legitimately funny, and has since gone viral. In case you haven't seen it, you can watch it here: If you'll notice, the... Read more

National NFL columnist: Nick Foles is 'overrated'

Monday, June 30, 2014, 9:25 AM
Pete Prisco of CBS put out his annual overrated/underrated players for all 32 teams. I'll just get right to the conclusion up front -- His choices for the Eagles aren't good. To be fair, covering all 32 teams is very difficult. It's nearly impossible to have your finger on the pulse of all 32 fan bases... Read more

Donnie Jones and Brandon Boykin affected the outcome of games on special teams last year

Friday, June 27, 2014, 12:34 PM
The Eagles' special teams units last season, on the whole, were a below average group. However, they did have a few standout contributors, most notably punter Donnie Jones and gunner Brandon Boykin. When asked if Jones and Boykin were among the best in the NFL at pinning opponents deep in their own... Read more

Kelce explains why he pees a lot

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 9:40 AM
During the last minicamp, we observed initially that Eagles center Jason Kelce had used the port-a-potty on consecutive days during practice. On the third day of minicamp, Kelce achieved the trifecta. Jason Kelce just used the port-a-potty for the 3rd consecutive day. He officially leads the team... Read more

A fine-worthy moment for (almost) every team in the NFL in 2013, in gif form: AFC edition

Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 10:19 AM
Yesterday we did the NFC. Today it's the AFC's turn. Once again, we'll go division by division. AFC EAST Here's a helmet to helmet shot by Aaron Williams that cost him $21,000. Somehow this only cost Mike Pouncey $7,875. Willie Colon swatted away an official like he was a gnat (bottom... Read more

LeSean McCoy and Nick Foles nominated for ESPYs

Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 7:54 AM
ESPN released the nominees for their annual ESPY awards, and you can vote for two Eagles players. LeSean McCoy was nominated for "Best NFL Player," while Nick Foles was nominated for "Best Breakthrough Athlete." In 2013, McCoy led the NFL in rushing yardage (1,607 yards), and yards from scrimmage... Read more

Eagles chat with Jimmy Kempski

Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 2:39 AM
Join philly.com's Jimmy Kempski as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Wednesday at noon. Read more
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