DeMarco Murray RUMORS & NEWS

  • DeMarco Murray tells Titans’ coaches he’ll mentor Derrick Henry "Some Titans fans wondered about the selection of Alabama running back Derrick Henry. Veteran running back DeMarco Murray didn’t have to. Coach Mike Mularkey called Murray after the team selected the Heisman Trophy winner in the second round on Friday night. “You don’t do it for everybody,..." May 02

  • Cowboys thought about bringing DeMarco Murray back (then didn’t)

    The Telegram "There was a lot of talk about running back DeMarco Murray possibly returning to the Dallas Cowboys after last year’s disappointing season in Philadelphia. Apparently, it was not just talk among Cowboys fans and Murray supporters, but amongst the Cowboys brass as well. Ultimately, it didn’t..." March 25

  • Eagles sending Murray to Titans

    TSN "DeMarco Murray's time with the Philadelphia Eagles appears to be over after just one season. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Eagles are finalizing a deal to send Murray to the Tennessee Titans. The Eagles, and then-head coach and general manager Chip Kelly, signed Murray to a..." March 08

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    Zach Berman @ZBerm

    DeMarco Murray has reached a new deal with the Titans, per his agency. Trade will become official on Wednesday.

  • Eagles open to trading Ryan Mathews, DeMarco Murray

    Newark Star-Ledger "For the right price, it's safe to say nearly every player in the NFL is available. Including, according to one report, the Eagles' top two running backs. According to Ian Rapoport of, the Eagles are open to trading not only starting running back DeMarco Murray, but also his backup,..." March 07

  • Roseman: DeMarco Murray told me he wants to stay

    Pro Football Talk "If Eagles running back DeMarco Murray wants out of Philadelphia, he hasn’t told the guy who runs the team’s football operations. Appearing on Friday’s PFT Live on NBC Sports Radio, Roseman explained that Murray said he wants to stay. “My last conversation with him was just that,” Roseman..." March 06

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The message teams are receiving this week: DeMarco Murray still not happy in Philly. Trading him will be difficult, but #Eagles will listen.

  • Eagles will listen to trade offers for DeMarco Murray

    The Score "The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly prepared to listen to trade offers for running back DeMarco Murray, who remains unhappy on the team despite the recent organizational changes, according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Rapoport notes that trading Murray would be difficult because of his..." February 26

  • 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 #cowboys

  • Report: DeMarco Murray still not happy with Eagles "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

  • Eagles RB DeMarco Murray tries not to worry about reduced role

    ESPN "After just two carries Sunday night, Eagles running back DeMarco Murray is instead focused on counting his blessings away from the football field. "I can't worry about it," Murray said Tuesday. "I'm blessed. I have an opportunity to play in the NFL and be healthy. I have a beautiful wife and a..." December 22

  • Murray may want to return to Dallas, but the feeling may not be mutual

    Pro Football Talk "The recent DeMarco Murray drama in Philly culminated in reports that he’d like to get away from the Eagles and back to the Cowboys. The Cowboys may not feel the same way. In his Week 15 notebook, Albert Breer of NFL Media attributes this quote to an unnamed Cowboys source regarding Murray: “The..." December 20

  • Eagles trot out “fresh legs” response to DeMarco Murray questions "Pat Shurmur's weekly fireside chat with the media started off with a lot of upbeat questions about the impressive play of quarterback Sam Bradford. Then the subject shifted to DeMarco Murray's reduced playing time and workload the last couple of weeks, and Shurmur got the same look on his face..." December 16

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    Adam Caplan @caplannfl

    During that meeting, no assurances were given in regard to Murray's role for the rest of the season.

  • DeMarco Murray falls to bottom of Eagles' depth chart

    The Score "DeMarco Murray took on a far more limited role last week, and it may have been a sign of things to come in Philadelphia. The Eagles have been weighing their options regarding Murray's status, including the possibility of having him sit out Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills entirely,..." December 13

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    NFL GameDay @NFLGameDay

    "Murray is expected to be fourth most used (4th String) running back today for the #Eagles." - @RapSheet

  • Is DeMarco Murray really a bad scheme fit in Philly? "The Eagles' recent win over the Patriots has forced head coach Chip Kelly to work overtime at the one aspect of the job he's always hated: Being the politician and working damage control. DeMarco Murray had just 14 snaps and the game plan wisely featured the Eagles' smaller and shiftier backs...." December 10

  • Report: DeMarco Murray wants to return to Cowboys

    Larry Brown Sports "It is very obvious that DeMarco Murray has not enjoyed his first season with the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Pro Bowl running back is reportedly having thoughts of returning to the place where his career began. Bleacher Report’s Jason Cole claims to have spoken to “multiple NFL executives” who..." December 10

  • Could Eagles cut DeMarco Murray?

    Pro Football Talk "The news that Eagles running back DeMarco Murray took to owner Jeffrey Lurie a contention that coach/de facto G.M. Chip Kelly lied to Murray about the offense and his role in it surely has prompted coach/de facto G.M. Chip Kelly to explore his options with the 2014 NFL rushing champ. Or maybe..." December 10

  • Report: DeMarco Murray feels Chip Kelly broke promises

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles running back DeMarco Murray reportedly told owner Jeffrey Lurie that coach Chip Kelly has broken promises that were made while the Eagles were trying to convince Murray to sign with them in March. Ed Werder of ESPN reports that Murray, who sat down with Lurie to air grievances on the..." December 08

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    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    Source: #Eagles DeMarco Murray addressed frustrations with role in Chip Kelly offense with owner Jeffrey Lurie. Doesn't want to cause scene

  • DeMarco Murray went to Eagles Owner with frustration about Chip’s offense

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles running back DeMarco Murray, who was finally demoted on Sunday after struggling all season, has reportedly gone above Chip Kelly to take things up with the owner. Murray went to Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie and addressed frustrations with his role in Kelly’s offense, Ed Werder of ESPN..." December 08

  • Chip finally demotes DeMarco

    Pro Football Talk "We’ve been pointing out all season that the Eagles’ ground game runs more effectively when someone other than DeMarco Murray is getting the ball, and on Sunday Chip Kelly finally figured that out. Murray, the running back who got a five-year, $40 million contract this offseason, was on the..." December 07

  • DeMarco Murray still not seeing full workload for Eagles

    CSN Philly "Ryan Mathews missed the last two games for the Eagles with a concussion, but even that hasn’t led to the obvious increase in workload for DeMarco Murray one would’ve imagined. Murray was on the field for just 42 percent of the Eagles’ offensive snaps during the 45-17 loss to the Tampa Bay..." December 04

  • Eagles teammate anonymously calls out DeMarco Murray "If there was a play this season that epitomized the notion that some Eagles were giving less than 100 percent for Chip Kelly, it actually didn't come in Sunday's utterly pathetic, 45-17 drubbing at the hands of the Buccaneers, although there were plenty of candidates. It came last week..." November 23

  • DeMarco Murray knew the Cowboys' plays and told Eagles' defense

    CBS Sports "DeMarco Murray's return to Dallas on Sunday was a triumphant one, as the Eagles knocked off the Cowboys in overtime. In the process, Murray not only scored a touchdown, but he also played a role on defense. Apparently, the Eagles' running back remembered the Cowboys' playbook so well that he..." November 13

  • Eagles RB DeMarco Murray: 'I finally feel like myself' "After battling a hamstring injury and a slow start to his stint in an Eagles uniform, running back DeMarco Murray believes he's finally hit his stride. On Monday versus the Giants, Murray rushed 21 times for 112 yards with one touchdown. "I finally feel like myself," Murray said Thursday via..." October 23

  • Chip Kelly: 'Not enough data' to put Ryan Mathews over DeMarco Murray "It's nearly impossible to say how scheme factored into DeMarco Murray's decision to sign with the Eagles in the offseason. He said he had seen enough during four games over two years as an opponent. "I got to see it firsthand on Sundays," the former Cowboys running back said Thursday. "I ran..." October 11

  • Chip Kelly has “no issue” with DeMarco Murray wanting the ball more

    Pro Football Talk "After Sunday’s loss to the Redskins, Eagles running back DeMarco Murray said that he knew when he signed with the team that the ball would be spread around on offense but that he still doesn’t think he’s getting the ball often enough. Murray has 40 touches in the three games he’s played this..." October 05

  • DeMarco Murray on not getting enough touches: 'It's the plays being called'

    ESPN "DeMarco Murray says he knew what he was getting into when he signed with the Philadelphia Eagles as a free agent. After a 1-3 start, Murray was asked if he's getting the ball enough. "Do I think I'm touching the ball [enough]?" Murray said. "No, I'm not. I don't think I am. But it's the plays..." October 04

  • Eagles RB DeMarco Murray expected to play

    ESPN "Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray, who has been hampered by a hamstring injury, is expected to play against the Washington Redskins on Sunday, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The Eagles have listed Murray as a game-time decision after he was listed as a full..." October 04

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    DeMarco Murray was limited at practice today. Is expected to talk tomorrow. #Eagles

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    My understanding is #Eagles RB rotation won’t be altered by the hamstring injury for DeMarco Murray. The hope is the production is better

  • Eagles' DeMarco Murray ruled out with hamstring injury

    Yahoo! Sports "Philadelphia Eagles running back DeMarco Murray tweaked a hamstring in practice on Wednesday, but reports over the last few days indicated that Murray would be in uniform for the 0-2 Eagles against the Jets. But Murray has been declared out - NFL Network reported that the hamstring tightened up..." September 27

  • DeMarco Murray will play in Week 3 vs. Jets

    SB Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles will have DeMarco Murray in the backfield for a Week 3 game against the New York Jets despite a hamstring limiting him in practice earlier in the week. According to ESPN's Ashley Fox, Murray's hamstring is feeling good enough to play on after it ended his practice on..." September 25

  • Chip Kelly: Alonso out, Murray iffy for Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles Coach Chip Kelly told reporters Thursday that linebacker Kiko Alonso probably won’t play Sunday vs. the Jets. It sounds as if the status of running back DeMarco Murray won’t be known for at least another day or two. Kelly said Murray has “a hamstring tweak” and is still being..." September 24

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    Tim McManus @Tim_McManus

    Murray left practice with hamstring injury

  • DeMarco Murray takes blame for historically bad start

    CSN Philly "For the second year in a row, DeMarco Murray is smashing records. It’s just a little different this year. Last year’s NFL rushing leader is off to the worst start by a running back in NFL history. After netting nine yards on eight carries in the Eagles’ loss to the Falcons on Monday,..." September 21

  • DeMarco Murray approaching Cowboys game like any other

    CSN Philly "Even if he weren't facing his former team, this would be a huge week for DeMarco Murray. The fact that it’s Cowboys week brings it to another level of craziness. The defending NFL rushing leader endured the worst statistical game of his career Monday night in Atlanta, rushing eight times for..." September 17

  • DeMarco Murray doesn't think Eagles' RBs will alternate series

    CSN Philly "There are two positions in which the Eagles have more talented players than available starting spots: running back and inside linebacker. The ILB rotation with Kiko Alonso, Mychal Kendricks and DeMeco Ryans will work itself out with injuries and the personnel the Eagles' defense faces on a..." August 27

  • DeMarco Murray to sit out Eagles' preseason opener vs. Colts "DeMarco Murray's debut with the Philadelphia Eagles is on hold. NFL Media's Albert Breer reported that the All-Pro running back will sit out Sunday's preseason opener against the Indianapolis Colts, which will air live on NFL Network at 1 p.m. ET. The news comes as no surprise after Murray..." August 16

  • Eagles trying to lighten DeMarco Murray’s load

    Courier-Post "It was mentioned to Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur that the media hasn’t seen much of running back DeMarco Murray in practice during the first 10 days of training camp. “We have,” Shurmur shot back, referring to the coaching staff. Murray missed the first day of team drills during..." August 13

  • Emmitt Smith: DeMarco Murray left some opportunities on field, could've had 2,500 yards last year

    Dallas Morning News "On the Cowboys' running game: "I expect to see something very similar to what we had last year? Do I expect us to go out and run the ball exactly how DeMarco Murray ran last year? Probably not as an individual but I do see us collectively being able to run the ball as effectively as he did last..." July 21

  • 'Nerd' DeMarco Murray takes lead in Eagles' new-look backfield

    USA Today "Invoke the name DeMarco Murray, and familiar terms probably leap to mind. Pro Bowler. Workhorse. NFL rushing champion. (And probably a colorful range of adjectives if you support the Philadelphia Eagles or Dallas Cowboys.) But "nerd?" Believe it or not, that last one is actually..." June 16

  • Duce Staley on DeMarco Murray: 'He's a perfect fit for us'

    CSN Philly "In an era when passing and receiving records are shattered each year, it's rare to see a team invest as much into the running back position as the Eagles did this offseason, subtracting LeSean McCoy and Chris Polk while adding DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews to a backfield that still includes..." June 03

  • DeMarco Murray buys billboard in downtown Dallas to thank Cowboys fans

    Sporting News "Will this help patch things up in Dallas? DeMarco Murray, who left the Cowboys to sign with their division rival Eagles this offseason, bought a billboard in downtown Dallas to thank the fans for their support during his four years there. The billboard has a picture of Murray in his Cowboys..." March 19

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    DeMarco Murray's deal with Eagles is expected to be 5 years, $42 million, including $21 million guaranteed, per @mortreport and I.

  • DeMarco Murray plans to sign with the Eagles

    Pro Football Talk "If all goes as planned, DeMarco Murray will be an Eagle by the end of the day. That’s the word from Adam Schefter of ESPN, who says that not only is Murray visiting Philadelphia today, but he is expecting to sign a contract with the Eagles. The Cowboys and Murray have been in talks, and..." March 12

  • DeMarco Murray set to get $42M from Eagles

    Washington Post "Are the Dallas Cowboys about to lose the NFL’s leading rusher to the Philadelphia Eagles? DeMarco Murray, whom the Cowboys allowed to become a free agent on Tuesday, is flying to Philadelphia to meet with Coach Chip Kelly on Thursday and, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, there is “the..." March 12