Eagles Rumors & News

  • Nate Allen is fully cleared by Florida authorities

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, Eagles safety Nate Allen was detained but then released by authorities after an allegation of indecent exposure. This week, Allen fully has been cleared. Per a source with knowledge of the situation, the Office of the State Attorney for the 20th Judicial Circuit in Fort Myers,..." February 24

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    Tony Pauline @TonyPauline

    Present word has the Philadelphia Eagles as front runners for cornerback Byron Maxwell.

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    Tony Pauline @TonyPauline

    Present word has the Philadelphia Eagles as front runners for cornerback Byron Maxwell.

  • Cary Williams' chances of returning '50-50'

    Delaware Online "The chances of cornerback Cary Williams returning to the Eagles next season are "50-50," an NFL source told the News Journal on Thursday. The source said the Eagles haven't reached out to Williams or his agent yet about his status for next season. Williams has started every game at cornerback..." February 20

  • Could UCLA's Hundley fit Eagles offense?

    Philly.com "Chip Kelly once preferred Brett Hundley to Marcus Mariota. But Hundley chose UCLA and Kelly settled on Mariota, and somewhere over the next three years Oregon proved to get the better college quarterback. Mariota is also expected to be the better NFL prospect and likely out of reach for Kelly..." February 20

  • Report: NFL salary cap expected between $140-143M

    Covers.com "The NFL expects this year's salary cap to be between $140 million and $143 million, at least $1.5 million higher than projected, ESPN reported Wednesday. League sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter that the NFL notified teams Wednesday. The league had informed team executives at the owners..." February 19

  • NFL reportedly unlikely to expand playoffs in 2015

    SB Nation "Last offseason, it appeared the NFL and commissioner Roger Goodell were intent on reaching an agreement to expand the playoff field from 12 to 14 teams. However, a report in the Washington Post suggests a potential change is now unlikely to arrive in time for the 2015 season. "I think it's..." February 19

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    Adam Levitan @adamlevitan

    Mr. @Jeff_McLane on 97.5, talking Mariota: "Unless I'm missing something here, the Eagles are going to do whatever it takes to get him."

  • Eagles' Nate Allen denies lewd charge, calls it 'disgusting'

    Courier-Post "Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen did a second interview with The News-Press (Fla.) Tuesday, this time on camera. He continued revealing his side of the story after being pulled over and handcuffed about 5 p.m. Monday on Colonial Boulevard in Fort Myers, Florida, not long after he left a Red..." February 18

  • 'Shaken' Nate Allen vows to clear name after being released by police

    CSN Philly "Nate Allen, who spent the last five years with the Eagles and will soon become an unrestricted free agent, was detained by police Monday evening in Fort Myers, Florida, and later released without being charged because of inconclusive evidence. A source close to the situation told CSN's Derrick..." February 17

  • Report: Eagles safety Nate Allen arrested in Florida

    Philly.com "Eagles safety Nate Allen was arrested Monday in Fort Myers, Fla., according to Fox 4 in Fort Myers. The Fort Myers police department has yet to release any details as to what led to Allen’s arrest " February 17

  • Eagles' Nate Allen details his jail ordeal

    Philly.com "Nate Allen said Tuesday that his Monday evening trip to the Fort Myers, Fla., lockup began when he got in his truck after leaving a restaurant around 5 p.m. Allen said as he began his drive home, he called a friend and former high school football teammate. They chatted for quite a while, and..." February 17

  • Eagles once nixed Nick Foles-Josh Gordon trade

    ESPN.com "The Philadelphia Eagles turned down a trade that would have brought them Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon at the start of the 2013 NFL season. he price for Gordon, according to a source familiar with the discussions: quarterback Nick Foles. A little context helps here. Gordon was..." February 17

  • For Eagles, secondary is the primary need

    Delaware Online "If the Eagles aren't willing or able to work a draft-day deal for Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota, they should focus on fixing their secondary, one draft analyst believes. NFL Network draft analyst Mike Mayock said Monday that the draft class isn't strong at safety, but that the Eagles can..." February 17

  • Eagles: Not our fault Cooper is on calendar for Black History Month

    CBSSports.com "When it comes to the NFL calendar business, there's not usually much controversy -- unless of course a company puts a player, who once used a racial slur, in the calendar for February. That's what happened to the Eagles for 2015. When fans turned their calendar from January to February..." February 15

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    Les Bowen @LesBowen

    BTW, @jmac_18 was inducted into Mizzou HOF last night, & was asked about rejoining Andy Reid in KC. Reiterated that he wants to be an Eagles

  • Which NFL Teams Have The Hardest And Easiest 2015 Schedules?

    Deadspin.com "Even before the release of next season's schedule (which should happen in April, about a week before the draft) we already know who everyone will be playing in 2015. That means it's possible to calculate who'll have the toughest row to hoe, and who gets a break. The Falcons will face the..." February 12

  • No, Jeremy Maclin isn't signed yet — but don't panic

    CSN Philly "Three months ago, the idea that Jeremy Maclin would be unsigned this deep into February would’ve sounded like nonsense. At the time, eight games into 2014, Maclin had already justified his risky decision last offseason to bet himself by shunning an unsatisfactory long-term offer from the Eagles..." February 12

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    Geoff Mosher @GeoffMosherCSN

    if Cowboys sign/tag Dez and Broncos do same with DeMaryius, Maclin could get blown away in free agency. For him, worth waiting to see.

  • Is Brandon Graham worth $30 million to Eagles?

    Newark Star-Ledger "NFL free agency is less than a month away, and the Eagles have yet to announce any new deals with their impending free agents. One of the more interesting decisions the Eagles have to make is with outside linebacker Brandon Graham. According to Geoff Mosher of Comcast SportsNet, Graham is..." February 11

  • Tra Thomas: Marcus Smith has 'build of a high school athlete'

    CSN Philly "Eagles outside linebackers had a pretty good season in 2014. Connor Barwin had a career-high 14½ sacks, Brandon Graham tied his career high with 5½ and Trent Cole had 6½. But one linebacker didn't do much of anything. That was rookie Marcus Smith, the Eagles' first-round pick, who played..." February 07

  • Eagles rumored to be interested in Titans' Jake Locker

    Bleeding Green Nation "The former Washington quarterback could make sense for Philadelphia. Rumor has it that the Philadelphia Eagles could be interested in impending Tennessee Titans free agent quarterback Jake Locker. According to NJ.com: "Oft-injured, first-round bust Jake Locker, who will be an unrestricted..." February 05

  • Junior Seau leads a strong eight-man class into the Hall of Fame

    Pro Football Talk "The Pro Football Hall of Fame cleared the decks of a number of finalists who had been debated for years, as they ushered in an eight-man class to Canton Saturday night. First-year eligible linebacker Junior Seau was elected to the Hall of Fame, along with running back Jerome Bettis, defensive..." February 01

  • Nick Foles still expects to be Eagles' starting QB

    CSN Philly "Nick Foles hears everything we hear. The rumors, the reports, the noise. And none of it changes his belief that he’ll be the Eagles’ starting quarterback in 2015. Foles, whose 2014 season ended Nov. 2 when he suffered a broken collarbone in Houston, reiterated this week what he said one day..." January 31

  • Maclin on contract: "It will take care of itself"

    Philly.com "Jeremy Maclin confirmed that contract negotiations between his representation and the Eagles were ongoing and that he expected to remain in Philadelphia, but the wide receiver conceded that nothing was written in ink. Asked if he expected to be back in 2015, Maclin said, "Yeah, I've always said..." January 31

  • NFL will review Calvin Johnson rule, narrow goal posts

    SB Nation "The league is still considering reducing the width of the goal post and will review the "Calvin Johnson Rule" this offseason. The NFL competition committee will examine reducing the width of the goal post uprights this offseason, according to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Each year the..." January 30

  • NFLPA to give own salary-cap projection for 2015

    USA Today "For the first time, the NFL Players Association plans to issue its own projections for the 2015 salary cap to counter what it perceives as deflated league projections that can impact teams' budgeting and, in turn, hold down spending. NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith made the..." January 30

  • Nick Foles: "I listen to Chip" on his future

    Philly.com "A year ago, there was little question that Nick Foles would be back as the Eagles starting quarterback. But after an injury-marred season and some regression, his name has once again been bandied about in trade speculation and reports that other teams have interest. "I think you're going to..." January 29

  • Eagles promote Ed Marynowitz as Chip Kelly’s personnel executive

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles have had a hard time finding someone from the outside to take a job as a personnel executive under Chip Kelly in the team’s reshuffled personnel department so they’ll be sticking with someone already in the organization. As PFT reported on Thursday morning, the Eagles promoted Ed..." January 29

  • LeSean: 'I don't want to take less money'

    Philly.com "LeSean McCoy reiterated comments he made after the season that he would be willing to restructure his contract if the Eagles approached him. But the running back took a hard line if coach Chip Kelly, who has final say on all football matters, were to ask him to take a pay cut. "I know how hard..." January 29

  • 49ers target Bicknell opts to remain with Eagles

    CSN Bay Area "Scratch another name off the list of potential 49ers offensive coordinators for Jim Tomsula’s first coaching staff. Philadelphia Eagles wide receivers coach Bob Bicknell and Tomsula spoke about the vacant position on the 49ers’ coaching staff but Bicknell chose to remain with the Eagles,..." January 28

  • Scott Fitterer chooses to stay in Seattle rather than join Eagles front office

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles have been searching for a personnel executive to assist coach Chip Kelly in the front office since reorganizing their hierarchy and moving Howie Roseman out of the General Manager job earlier this month. It’s been a fitful process for the Eagles, who have seen overtures blocked by..." January 27

  • Rams, are ready to make a deal for Eagles' Nick Foles

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eagles apparent indecision on what to do with quarterback Nick Foles has intrigued teams around the league, and possible suitors are beginning to emerge. According to a person familiar with the situation, but who requested anonymity, the St. Louis Rams have interest in Foles should the..." January 26

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chris Polian recently had 2d interview w/ Eagles for "GM" opening, NFL source said. Emerging as serious candidate, as @caplannfl noted.

  • Eagles and Jeremy Maclin have hit a bit of a wall in negotiations on a new contract

    Newark Star-Ledger "When the Eagles cleaned out their lockers late last month after their season ended, it was considered a no-brainer that wide receiver and free-agent-to-be Jeremy Maclin would be back. He still might be, but with each passing day, the louder the noise gets that there is plenty of work still to..." January 24

  • Trading McCoy could help Eagles acquire top pick

    Courier-Post "There is a way where Eagles coach and personnel director Chip Kelly could trade up in the draft for his coveted quarterback from the University of Oregon without surrendering several early-round picks that should be used on much-needed defensive help. Sounds crazy, right? But it’s possible,..." January 22

  • Eagles are plotting several draft moves to grab Marcus Mariota

    Newark Star-Ledger "Admitting it's not going to be easy, a person familiar with the Eagles' offseason plans says the team "is going to try'' to move up in the NFL Draft to select Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota. The Eagles have the 20th overall pick — and Mariota, who could go as high as No. 1, is not expected..." January 20

  • Marcus Mariota: Reunion with Chip Kelly would 'be a lot of fun'

    CSN Philly "Plenty of Eagles fans have envisioned the possibility of Heisman winner Marcus Mariota leading Chip Kelly’s offense in Philadelphia. Mariota has imagined it, too. The former Oregon record-setting quarterback, who recently declared himself eligible for the NFL draft, said he’d enjoy a reunion..." January 19

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    Bill Williamson @BWilliamsonESPN

    Per @mortreport Eagles QB coach Bill Musgrave a hot contender for #Raiders OC job

  • LeSean McCoy backs Nick Foles as Eagles' starter in 2015

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Eagles running back LeSean McCoy told the NFL Network on Friday that Nick Foles should remain the starter, and that teammates view Foles as a leader in the locker room, per the team's official website. "I like Nick. The person and player that everybody thought he was, he is. There were a lot of..." January 17

  • Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin added to Pro Bowl roster

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin’s wonderful comeback season will be capped with his first-ever Pro Bowl trip. Maclin will replace Denver’s Demaryius Thomas on the NFL’s all-star game roster, the Eagles said Friday night. Thomas will not play because of injury. The 26-year-old Maclin set..." January 17

  • Report: Eagles' LeSean McCoy will miss Pro Bowl with minor injury

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has been excused from playing in the Pro Bowl because of an injury, a source told The Philadelphia Inquirer. A source told The Philadelphia Daily News that the injury is no cause for concern." January 17

  • Eagles' Connor Barwin, Darren Sproles earn some extra money

    Bleeding Green Nation "Eagles outside linebacker Connor Barwin is reaping the benefits of his great 2014 performance. Barwin's 14.5 sacks, which rank tied for fourth in the league, have helped him earn recognition he deserves. The 28-year-old player was named to the 2015 Pro Bowl along with earning second team AP..." January 16

  • Terrell Owens: I could be a 1,000-yard WR in the NFL right now

    CBSSports.com "Not only does Terrell Owens think he can still football at age 41, but he also thinks he'd be one of the NFL's top receivers if he returned. In an interview with SI.com this week, Owens said that if he signed with a team right now, he could be a "1,100 to 1,200-yard type of receiver." "I've..." January 16

  • Rex Ryan interested in reunion with Mark Sanchez?

    SB Nation "Rex and Mark back together in Buffalo? The new Bills head coach said he'll consider signing his old quarterback if he hits the market. Now that Rex Ryan has taken over the Bills, could he be headed for a reunion with Mark Sanchez? "He'll certainly be under consideration," Ryan said when..." January 15

  • Falcons set to interview Bowles today

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Falcons are set to interview Todd Bowles, one of the leading candidates to replace head coach Mike Smith, today. His interview was pushed after the death and funeral for Molly Blank, the mother of Falcons owner Arthur Blank. However, he’s been on the team’s radar from the outset of the..." January 10

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Seahawks director of college scouting Scott Fitterer is expected to interview this week for the Eagles GM job, per a league source.

  • Eagles Mathis added to Pro Bowl team

    Courier-Post "Eagles left guard Evan Mathis was added to the Pro Bowl roster after New Orleans' Saints guard Jahri Evans withdrew because of an injury. But Mathis likely won't be the only Eagles' player added to the roster, which already has five Eagles: left tackle Jason Peters, center Jason Kelce, running..." January 08

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Bills also requested permission for HC interviews with SF's Greg Roman and Philadelphia's Pat Shurmur.

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    MarkMaske @MarkMaske

    Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur has been granted permission to interview for the Bills' head coaching job.