Eagles Rumors & News

  • Roger Goodell Speaks Out on Concussions, 'Rooney Rule' for Women

    ABC News "NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says there is a “culture change” in the NFL when it comes to concussions and, if he had a son, would have no problem allowing him to play the sport. “The number of concussions went up this year and they're going to go up and they're going to go down in any given..." February 05

  • Malcolm Jenkins Would Like To Re-Sign With Eagles To A Long-Term Extension

    NFL Trade Rumors "Eagles FS Malcolm Jenkins said that he would like to re-sign with Philadelphia to remain with the team on a long-term basis. The Eagles have recently given contract extensions to OT Lane Johnson, TE Zach Ertz, and DE Vinny Curry. “Believe me, I’m waiting. I’m trying to get in line just like..." February 05

  • Terrell Owens thinks Eagles' franchise can't handle big stars

    Newark Star-Ledger "Terrell Owens was once DeSean Jackson in the way that he was one of the most electrifying players to ever wear an Eagles uniform. Terrell Owens was once LeSean McCoy, as he has turned in one of the best seasons at his position in the franchise's history. And like both McCoy and Jackson,..." February 05

  • DeMarco Murray: I’m committed to Eagles

    Pro Football Talk "Running back DeMarco Murray’s first year with the Eagles wasn’t a great one for him or for the team and his relationship with former coach Chip Kelly was under the microscope for much of the year because of Murray’s steep drop in playing time from his final year with the Cowboys. Kelly is with..." February 05

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    Dez Bryant @DezBryant

    @JasonWitten @tonyromo @DeMarcoMurray come on home https://t.co/06hHKWBJ87 #cowboys

  • NFL to establish Rooney rule for women

    ESPN "NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Thursday the league is going to institute a Rooney rule for women when it comes to all NFL executive positions. He announced the decision in opening remarks at NFL Women's Summit, where roughly 250 men and women associated with the league are gathered to..." February 04

  • Report: DeMarco Murray still not happy with Eagles

    NFL.com "A coaching change hasn't improved the situation for Eagles running back DeMarco Murray. Even with Chip Kelly being sent packing and the hire of Doug Pederson, the former NFL rushing leader and his team are not in a good place. In fact, Eagles and Murray appear headed toward a stare-down..." February 04

  • Salary cap not a huge concern for Eagles

    CSN Philly "After the slipshod wheeling and dealing of last offseason, the Eagles seem to have a defined blueprint in place for 2016, re-signing their best, young players to long-term contract extensions. One would think everybody would be on board with the strategy of locking up promising, proven talent for..." February 03

  • NFL to consider putting video on sideline tablets

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL’s embrace of tablet technology has been limited, to date. Soon, the bright blue Microsoft Surface devices that show up on sidelines could do more than simply show images of pre-snap formations. At a Tuesday press conference, NFL executive V.P. Brian Rolapp said that the league will..." February 02

  • Doug Pederson says Eagles are not rebuilding, remains noncommittal on Sam Bradford

    Bleeding Green Nation "New Eagles head coach Doug Pederson made an appearance on the Mike Missanelli show on 97.5 The Fanatic on Tuesday afternoon. He touched on a number of topics, but these two stood out the most. Eagles ready to win now Mike Missanelli: A lot was made at your initial press conference that you..." February 02

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    Albert Breer @AlbertBreer

    Eagles DE Vinny Curry has agreed to a five-year deal worth $47.25 million. $23 million guaranteed.

  • Vinny Curry agrees to 5-year, $47.25M deal with Eagles

    NFL.com "The Philadelphia Eagles are not letting Vinny Curry venture onto the free-agent market. The defensive end has agreed to a five-year, $47.25 million contract with the Eagles that includes $23 million guaranteed, a source apprised of the deal told NFL Media's Albert Breer. NFL Media Insider Ian..." February 02

  • Broncos' Evan Mathis will take Super Bowl over Eagles' $3 million any day

    Sporting News "Evan Mathis was a two-time Pro Bowl selection for the Eagles, but was released prior to the 2015 season following a contract dispute. The guard could have earned $5.5 million this past season with the Eagles, but wound up signing a one-year, $2.5 million deal with the Broncos. Does he think..." February 02

  • If Eagles take a quarterback at No. 13, who should it be?

    Newark Star-Ledger "If the Eagles don't re-sign quarterback Sam Bradford chances are they will use their No. 13 overall pick in the draft to select their quarterback of the near future. The question is who might that quarterback be. In a 2016 group that does not include Jameis Winston or Marcus Mariota, there..." February 02

  • Sean McDermott says he had talks with Eagles

    Philly.com "Sean McDermott might not have gotten a formal interview with the Eagles for their head coaching vacancy, but the Panthers defensive coordinator said that he spoke to the team early in the process. "We did talk," McDermott said Monday during Super Bowl media night. "We had some preliminary..." February 02

  • Survey: NFL Players Don't Trust That Team Doctors Have Their Best Interests At Heart

    Deadspin "The Associated Press just released a big report on the relationship between NFL players’ health and the training and medical care they get from their teams. There’s a whole lot of insight into the pervasiveness of injuries and the inadequacies NFL training staffs have with addressing them. Let’s..." February 02

  • Eagles, Fletcher Cox reportedly working on contract that could be worth over $100 million

    Bleeding Green Nation "It was reported last week that the Philadelphia Eagles and Fletcher Cox are close on a new contract. Now there's a report about what the money in the deal could potentially look like "Over $100 million" is certainly a lot of money. The Miami Dolphins signed defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh as a..." February 01

  • Super Bowl 50 to draw an estimated $4.2 billion in bets — most of them illegal

    Los Angeles Times "It's the one day when many Americans gladly take a gamble: Super Bowl Sunday. As the Denver Broncos meet the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 this Sunday, millions of people will place some type of bet on the game even if they don't care about football. A minority will gamble legally at..." February 01

  • Pro Bowl TV ratings down, again

    Pro Football Talk "The Pro Bowl was on ESPN Sunday night, and people were watching. But not as many people who watched in the past. The Pro Bowl drew a 5.0 overnight rating. That’s down from 5.6 last year and significantly down from the 6.7 rating the Pro Bowl got in 2014 when it was on NBC. Per Austin Karp of..." February 01

  • Will the Eagles trade Darren Sproles?

    Newark Star-Ledger "Right before the end of the first half during the 2016 NFL Pro Bowl, running back Darren Sproles sprinted out of the backfield, made a cut to his left, and was wide open in the end zone for the touchdown. As the referee signaled touchdown, Sproles flicked the ball up in celebration, making..." February 01

  • NFL VP of Officiating says catch rule 'is in a good place right now'

    CBS Sports "Can we all agree that no one knows what a catch is? Dez Bryant still doesn't, more than a year after his infamous non-catch sent the Cowboys home in a playoff game against the Packers. You don't. I don't. The average fan sure doesn't. And yet NFL VP of Officiating Dean Blandino said on Sunday..." February 01

  • NFL should add a skills competition at the Pro Bowl

    Pro Football Talk "As interest in the Pro Bowl flags, there’s an easy addition to Pro Bowl weekend that the NFL could use to spice things up: A skills competition. The other major sports all include a skills competition as part of their All-Star festivities. Baseball has the Home Run Derby. The NBA has the slam..." January 31

  • Eagles, Lane Johnson finalizing extension

    The Score "It's been a busy week for the Philadelphia Eagles. After locking up tight ends Zach Ertz and Brent Celek earlier in the week, the Eagles are now on the verge of signing right tackle Lane Johnson to a contract extension, NFL sources told Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer. The two sides..." January 29

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    #Eagles and OL Lane Johnson are putting the finishing touches on a contract extension that could be completed today, NFL sources said.

  • Eagles interview Brandon Hunt for personnel job

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles’ search for a personnel executive to work in the front office with vice president of football operations Howie Roseman has taken them across the state. Steelers president Art Rooney II said on Thursday that the Steelers granted the Eagles permission to interview pro scouting..." January 29

  • Lane Johnson reaches new 6-year deal with Eagles

    NFL.com "The Philadelphia Eagles' week of locking up offensive stars continues. The Eagles announced they have agreed to terms on a six-year contract with offensive tackle Lane Johnson. The new contract keeps Johnson in Philadelphia through 2021. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports the deal is..." January 29

  • Fletcher Cox, Eagles reportedly close on a new contract

    Bleeding Green Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles have signed three players to new contracts this week and they might not be done yet. According to a report from Eliot Shorr-Parks of NJ.com, the team is working on a new contract with Fletcher Cox and the deal is "close" to being done. There have already been multiple..." January 29

  • Eagles' Pederson wants Jason Peters to return in 2016

    The Score "Jason Peters has spent six seasons as the left tackle of the Philadelphia Eagles and new head coach Doug Pederson wants him to return for a seventh year. The 34-year-old is a potential cap casualty due to a combination of age, injury, and financial issues, but Pederson emphasized that he wanted..." January 28

  • Fletcher Cox: I want to be in Philly 'for the long haul'

    NFL.com "Eagles defensive lineman Fletcher Cox was a Pro Bowl snub for two-straight seasons leading up to his nod this season. But his first trip to Hawaii is coming at a good time for the fourth-year pro, who has just one year left on his deal. After 2016, Cox knows he can play anywhere. But for now,..." January 28

  • New York's attorney general reportedly going after NFL ticket market's 'fixed game'

    Sporting News "Need two? If you're in New York, those tickets are going to cost you. So much so that state attorney general Eric Schneiderman's office is conducting an antitrust investigation of the NFL and its price-floor practices on tickets, CNBC.com reported, citing unidentified sources. It's unclear..." January 28

  • Howie Roseman: “We’ve got some time” to decide on Sam Bradford

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich hasn’t been on the job too long, but he’s been around the NFL long enough to know that “you don’t assume anything” about how things will play out with your roster. Reich gave that answer to a question about whether he would be working with quarterback..." January 27

  • Eagles denied request to interview Lions defensive line coach Kris Kocurek

    Pride Of Detroit "With as many position coaches as the Lions are turning over this year, at least one will remain in Detroit for the time being. Defensive line coach Kris Kocurek, who has been with the team since 2009, was apparently being looked at by the Philadelphia Eagles to join their new staff growing under..." January 26

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Source confirms Brent Celek 3-year, $13M deal with $6M guaranteed with #Eagles. Will have to see breakdown of $6M is fully guaranteed.

  • Eagles sign TE Brent Celek to three-year extension

    NFL.com "For the second time this week, the Philadelphia Eagles have done business with a tight end. The team confirmed Tuesday that Brent Celek agreed to a three-year deal. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported it is a $13 million extension that includes $6 million guaranteed, according to sources..." January 26

  • Zach Ertz Signs Five-Year Extension

    NFL.com "With a new head coach at the helm and a reorganization of roles within the front office, the Eagles will look to immediately identify and retain the cornerstone players around whom they would like to build moving forward. On Monday, Philadelphia made its first move in that direction, extending the..." January 25

  • The 15 Best Twitter Jokes About Mike Carey After He Blew It Again

    Huffington Post "Another game, another whiffed analysis from CBS “officiating expert” Mike Carey. Carey, who was an NFL referee in another life, has warmed the hearts of Internet trolls everywhere this year by continually blowing calls on big-time broadcasts, making predictions day in and day out that prove..." January 25

  • Vikings add Pat Shurmur to coaching staff

    The Score "The Minnesota Vikings hired Pat Shurmur as part of their coaching staff Saturday, according to FOX Sports' Jay Glazer. It's not clear what capacity Shurmur will serve in, although he's expected to become running backs coach as it's the lone vacant position. Shurmur previously worked as..." January 24

  • Which Eagles should benefit from scheme changes

    Philly.com "Out with Chip Kelly's tempo offense, in with Doug Pederson's hybrid West Coast. Out with Billy Davis' two-gap 3-4, in with Jim Schwartz's attacking 4-3. Who will benefit the most from the change in coaches and schemes? Here are my top five: FLETCHER COX Earlier this week when it was..." January 22

  • Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie couldn't hide disdain for Chip Kelly

    Philly.com "If you’ve been paying attention to the Eagles’ head-coaching saga - the firing of Chip Kelly, the hiring of Doug Pederson, the whole schmear in between - then you know Jeffrey Lurie has not exactly hidden his disdain for the deterioration of Kelly’s tenure with the team. During the two recent..." January 21

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    Eagles agreed to terms with 15 assistant coaches, including offensive coordinator Frank Reich.

  • Eagles to add former Browns OC John DeFilippo as QB coach

    NFL.com "The Philadelphia Eagles continue to round out their coaching staff. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reports the Eagles will hire former Cleveland Browns offensive coordinator John DeFilippo as their quarterbacks coach, per sources informed of the situation. Fox Sports first reported the..." January 20

  • Humbled Howie Roseman used last year to focus on people skills

    CSN Philly "A humble Howie Roseman ended his 13-month silence Tuesday and took full responsibility for the mistakes of his five years as general manager and said he used his year in exile to improve his ability to build relationships and work with colleagues. In a remarkable impromptu meeting with..." January 20

  • NFL health officials confronted NIH about researcher selection

    ESPN "Three of the NFL's top health and safety officers confronted the National Institutes of Health last June after the NIH selected a Boston University researcher to lead a major study on football and brain disease, Outside the Lines has learned. The new information contradicts denials by the NFL..." January 20

  • Clete Blakeman to call Super Bowl 50

    Pro Football Talk "The NFL is really not holding the whole flip-or-no-flip thing against Clete Blakeman. According to FootballZebras.com, Blakeman has been tabbed to referee Super Bowl 50, his first shot to officiate the final football game of the year. Blakeman just worked the divisional round game between..." January 20

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    Tim McManus @Tim_McManus

    Source confirms that Frank Reich got the Eagles offensive coordinator job.

  • Jim Trotter Says Sam Bradford's Agent Asked Eagles For $25 Million a Year

    The Big Lead "Sam Bradford finished the 2015 NFL season with a quarterback rating of 86.4 and 19 touchdowns against 14 interceptions in 14 games. He was completely average in every way, which is why Philadelphia Eagles fans should be insanely happy former head coach Chip Kelly didn’t sign him to a contract..." January 20

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    Look for Kiko Alonso to line up at WLB in Jim Schwartz's defense. That's where Schwartz targeted him to play with Bills before injury.

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    Jason La Canfora @JasonLaCanfora

    Rams have asked permission to interview pat Shurmur for OC vacancy. Should Eagles hire Frank Reich as expected, would be a natural move...

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    Howard Eskin @howardeskin

    . #Eagles denied #49ers permission to interview coaches OL Jeff Stoutland, DB Cory Undlin, ST Dave Fipp. Fipp stays for sure @FOX29philly

  • Jim Schwartz to the Eagles is a strong possibility, per report

    Bleeding Green Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles officially hired Doug Pederson on Monday and the new head coach reportedly has Frank Reich lined up as his offensive coordinator. But more importantly, who will pick Pederson pick to coach the defense? According to 6ABC's Jamie Apody, Pederson could pick Jim..." January 18