Eagles Rumors & News

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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.

  • Maryonwitz’s name is first to surface for Eagles’ personnel job

    Pro Football Talk "With Howie Roseman no longer the G.M. of the Eagles and with coach Chip Kelly now fully in charge of the team’s personnel department, Kelly will be hiring a personnel executive. The first name to emerge as a serious candidate for the position belongs to assistant director of player personnel Ed..." January 03

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    Brian Costello @BrianCoz

    Rick Mueller (Eagles) scheduled to interview with Jets on Sunday for GM job. Mike Maccagnan (Texans) on Monday. #nyj

  • Eagles announce structural changes; Chip Kelly to oversee player personnel

    The Score "The Philadelphia Eagles announced structural changes to their front office Friday, giving head coach Chip Kelly more control over player personnel decisions. As part of the changes, general manager Howie Roseman has been elevated to executive vice president of football operations. He will..." January 03

  • Silence becomes deafening in Philly

    Pro Football Talk "Two days ago, the Eagles and V.P. of player personnel Tom Gamble had the latest “mutual parting” that was anything but mutual. Reportedly, the Eagles not only fired Gamble but also escorted him out of the building. The Eagles have said nothing publicly about the reasons for Gamble’s departure...." January 02

  • After little playing time in 2014, Eagles' Barkley no closer to starting

    Philly.com "The Eagles' quarterback situation is uncertain entering the offseason, but it does not appear Matt Barkley is any closer to earning the starting job than he was when he arrived as a rookie in 2013. Barkley, the once-heralded Southern California quarterback the Eagles selected in the fourth..." January 02

  • 2014 AP All-Pro Team

    Pro Football Talk "Via USA Today and NFL.com, here is the first-team All-Pro squad as announced by The Associated Press on Friday. Fifty NFL writers compose the AP’s voting panel: OFFENSE Quarterback: Aaron Rodgers, Green Bay. Running back: DeMarco Murray, Dallas; Le’Veon Bell, Pittsburgh. Fullback: John..." January 02

  • Roseman gains edge in Eagles power struggle

    Philly.com "The Eagles pulled back the curtain to reveal the bitterness that had developed between Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman when they announced Wednesday afternoon that they had "parted ways" with Kelly ally and vice president of player personnel Tom Gamble. Aside from a brief statement by Roseman, the..." January 01

  • Eagles fire V.P. of player personnel Tom Gamble

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles aren’t cleaning house like some other NFL teams this week, but missing the playoffs has apparently cost one member of the front office his job. Vice President of Player Personnel Tom Gamble is on the way out, the Eagles have announced. Although the team is terming it a mutual..." December 31

  • Chip Kelly wants DeMeco Ryans back in 2015

    CSN Philly "The Eagles sure have a lot of question marks at linebacker moving forward. Will they re-sign Brandon Graham? Will they be able to work out pay cut with Trent Cole? What are their plans for injured veteran DeMeco Ryans? Head coach Chip Kelly may have given at least a partial answer Monday, when..." December 31

  • Eagles teammates: Nick Foles is our 'franchise' QB

    CSN Philly "The names are out there. They’ve been making their rounds in the Eagles' future quarterback rumor mill for weeks. Marcus Mariota. Robert Griffin III. Brett Hundley. Colin Kaepernick. But inside the Eagles’ locker room, there’s only one name. The quarterback of the future is also the..." December 31

  • Confident Foles expects to be Eagles' starter next season

    Philly.com "Nick Foles expects to be the Eagles' quarterback in 2015, which was a more emphatic declaration than anything coach Chip Kelly or owner Jeffrey Lurie said about Foles' future in Philadelphia. "I expect to be back here," Foles said Monday in his first public comments since he suffered a broken..." December 30

  • Philadelphia beats New York in season finale, 34-26

    Bleeding Green Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New York Giants on Sunday at MetLife Stadium, 34-26. The Eagles advanced to 10-6 in their final game of the 2014 NFL season. Read on for a drive-by-drive recap of the game. Up next for Philadelphia is a long offseason. FIRST QUARTER Giants win the coin..." December 29

  • Nick Foles expects to be Eagles' starting QB in 2015

    CSN Philly "Chip Kelly was vague when asked about Nick Foles’ future. Owner Jeff Lurie was non-commital when asked about Foles. Seems like nobody in the organization believes in Nick Foles. Except Nick Foles. “I expect to be back here,” Foles said. “I expect to be the quarterback. “I love my..." December 29

  • McCoy on talk about his exit: 'I love it here'

    Philly.com "LeSean McCoy lay on the turf with the medical staff checking his left knee late in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' 34-26 win over the New York Giants on Sunday. McCoy initially feared it was something serious, based on the way he went down. Other players knelt around him, hoping it..." December 29

  • Chip Kelly not fully committed to Nick Foles for 2015

    Philly.com "The Eagles will have decisions to make at quarterback during the offseason, and those decisions will depend on coach Chip Kelly's evaluation of Nick Foles. Kelly said Wednesday that an evaluation and decision must be based on what Foles has done to date. The Eagles cannot wait any longer to see..." December 27

  • Eagles' Kelly says he'll evaluate Foles during offseason

    Philly.com "The Eagles will have decisions to make at quarterback during the offseason, and those decisions will depend on coach Chip Kelly's evaluation of Nick Foles. Kelly said Wednesday that an evaluation and decision must be based on what Foles has done to date. The Eagles cannot wait any longer to see..." December 25

  • 2015 Pro Bowl: Complete roster

    NFL.com "The rosters for the 2015 Pro Bowl, which will be Jan. 25, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN in Glendale, Arizona, the site of Super Bowl XLIV, were announced Tuesday. Like last year, it's the unconferenced format with players selected without regard to conference in voting by fans, coaches and..." December 24

  • Eagles' Kelly: Marcus Smith II hasn't earned more playing time

    Philly.com "TRENT COLE'S broken left hand that propelled Brandon Graham into a starting role against the Redskins was also expected to yield outside linebacker snaps for Marcus Smith II. But once again, after the Eagles' woeful loss at last-place Washington, Smith's name was listed on the stat sheet as..." December 23

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

    For the record, Chip said Foles is out for Sunday.

  • 34d
    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chip Kelly said on 84-WIP that Mark Sanchez and not Matt Barkley will start against the Giants.

  • D-Jax critiques former team after win

    ESPN.com "The satisfaction leaped from his comments, the once-spurned receiver burning his former team -- first on the field, then with his words. The Redskins' DeSean Jackson finished with four catches for 126 yards against the Eagles -- as well as the last word. In two games against Philadelphia..." December 21

  • Eagles could miss playoffs by less than 2 yards

    Courier-Post "The response was interesting because Eagles coach Chip Kelly acknowledged that his team could miss the playoffs, even with an 11-5 record, and that he would know why. The simple math is if the Eagles and Cowboys each win their remaining two games, the Cowboys will have a better record and thus..." December 20

  • Weatherspoon predicts a sweep of the “Aints”

    Pro Football Talk "A torn Achilles tendon has kept Falcons linebacker Sean Weatherspoon from making an impact on the field this season. On Thursday, Weatherspoon made some waves away from it. Thanks to (what else?) Twitter. “The Aints are way too sorry to have our names in their mouth!” Weatherspoon posted on..." December 18

  • LeSean McCoy doesn't mind ceding goal-line work to Chris Polk

    CBSSports.com "LeSean McCoy tallied nine rushing touchdowns last season, five of them on red-zone carries. The Eagles had the NFL's 13th-best red-zone offense, scoring touchdowns on just more than 53 percent of their trips inside the opponent's 20-yard line. That marked a significant improvement from the year..." December 18

  • LeSean McCoy doesn't mind ceding goal-line work to Chris Polk

    CBSSports.com "LeSean McCoy tallied nine rushing touchdowns last season, five of them on red-zone carries. The Eagles had the NFL's 13th-best red-zone offense, scoring touchdowns on just more than 53 percent of their trips inside the opponent's 20-yard line. That marked a significant improvement from the year..." December 18

  • Chip Kelly: If 11 wins isn't enough, then 'shame on us'

    ESPN.com "The question of whether the Philadelphia Eagles made progress in Chip Kelly’s second season as head coach will be hard to answer definitively. If they beat Washington on Saturday and the New York Giants in the season finale Dec. 28, the Eagles will finish 11-5. That will be one victory better..." December 18

  • Polk, not McCoy, begins practice with Eagles' starters

    CSN Philly "Eagles practice began Wednesday with a twist: Chris Polk was running with the first-team offense while LeSean McCoy watched from the sideline. What does this mean? Impossible to tell. But it certainly was certainly unusual to see the 2013 NFL rushing leader and two-time all-pro on the..." December 18

  • Trent Cole having hand surgery, out for Saturday

    Pro Football Talk "Earlier this week, Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray had surgery on a broken bone in his hand after suffering the injury in Sunday night’s game against the Eagles. It turned out to be a popular sequence of events. Eagles linebacker Trent Cole also broke a bone in his hand in that game and..." December 17

  • Troy Aikman was offered Eagles QB job while announcing game in 2002

    CBSSports.com "Chip Kelly probably didn't reach out to any retired quarterbacks after Nick Foles went down injured in November, but another Eagles coach did when his quarterback went down 12 years ago. Back in 2002, Fox announcer and former Cowboys quarterback Troy Aikman was annoucing a game when Andy Reid..." December 17

  • Sources: Graham, Eagles engage in extension talks

    CSN Philly "Months ago, this would have seemed inconceivable. Eagles outside linebacker Brandon Graham is not only gearing up for his first start in more than two years Saturday against Washington but also, according to multiple league sources, has been approached by the team about a contract..." December 17

  • Kelly will remain in Fletcher's corner

    Philly.com "What should you take from Chip Kelly's declaration yesterday that Bradley Fletcher will remain a starting cornerback? Seemingly, the Eagles have resigned themselves to not having any better options, 14 games into the season. If they thought there was a move to make, they would have made it..." December 16

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    Howard Eskin @howardeskin

    Sources tell me @eagles QB Nick Foles fractured collarbone only 70% healed. So obviously no way Foles plays in reg season games.

  • Trent Cole may be out for season with hand fracture

    CSN Philly "According to multiple sources, Eagles outside linebacker Trent Cole's season could be over after the veteran fractured his hand Sunday night against Dallas. Cole, the team's longest tenured defensive player, is weighing options and deciding whether or not to undergo surgery and hasn’t ruled out..." December 16