Sam Bradford RUMORS & NEWS

  • Why would the Philadelphia Eagles keep Sam Bradford?

    iSportsweb "After the 2016 NFL Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles were happy to have three quarterbacks on their roster. The team seems most happy about Carson Wentz, whom many have been calling the future of the Eagles. The next, Sam Bradford, could not be more upset with what is going on within the..." May 06

  • Terrell Owens: Sam Bradford's trade request is 'sign of a coward'

    CBS Sports "It's official: Everyone has now weighed in on Sam Bradford's peculiar decision to demand a trade a month after the Eagles gave him $18 million for 2016 and possibly up to $36 million over the next two years. TMZ caught up with former Eagles wide receiver Terrell Owens, who didn't sugarcoat his..." May 05

  • Doug Pederson: Sam Bradford missing valuable time in offense

    CSN Philly "The 2016 NFL draft has come and gone and Sam Bradford is still on the Eagles’ roster. And he’s still the starting quarterback. For now. Bradford, who signed a two-year, $35 million deal this offseason, wasn’t happy when the Eagles decided to trade up to No. 2 to take Carson Wentz. He..." May 01

  • Report: Sam Bradford won’t take calls or texts from Eagles

    The Sports Daily "Sam Bradford is so mad. Presumably, at least, but let’s paint the picture: Bradford has a two-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles and wants to be the starter, yet had to watch Thursday in the NFL draft as the team traded up and got Carson Wentz. A No. 2 pick isn’t going to sit long on..." April 29

  • Pederson says Eagles told Bradford they’d draft a QB

    The Score "Sam Bradford and his agent have not been happy campers since the Philadelphia Eagles made their trade up to select quarterback Carson Wentz. The quarterback's agent stated he was angry that the Eagles did not share their draft plans with Bradford and his camp prior to making their move, but..." April 29

  • Broncos don’t think Eagles are trading Sam Bradford at all

    Pro Football Talk "For the moment at least, it appears Sam Bradford is not going to get his wish. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, the Broncos have checked with the Eagles about their wantaway quarterback, but are convinced they’re not going to trade him at all. While it remains to be seen how willing the..." April 28

  • Sam Bradford doesn't want trade to 49ers because of Chip Kelly

    Bleeding Green Nation "Sam Bradford wants the Philadelphia Eagles to trade him. But where does he actually expect to land? There just doesn't seem to be much interest in the injury-prone quarterback who turns 29 in November. If there was heavy interest out there, Bradford probably would have tested free agency in the..." April 27

  • Report: Eagles want more than second-round pick for Bradford

    Larry Brown Sports "If an NFL team wants to grant Sam Bradford’s wish by prying him away from the Philadelphia Eagles, that team is going to have to pay a steep price. ESPN’s Adam Schefter told 97.5 The Fanatic on Tuesday that the Eagles would be looking for more than a second-round pick in any potential trade for..." April 26

  • Report: Broncos called about Sam Bradford, but price was too high

    Pro Football Talk "At one level, Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford going public (through his agent) with a desire to be traded could make it harder to force a deal, since it reduces Philly’s leverage by making the whole thing a mess. At a deeper level, perhaps Bradford’s agent has decided that taking a public stand is..." April 26

  • Eagles 'blindsided' by Bradford's trade request, still consider him starter "Sam Bradford wants out of Philadelphia, and he wants everyone to know about it. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported Monday that Bradford will skip the Eagles' offseason training program from now on in an effort to get traded. The requested to be traded "blindsided" the Eagles, according to..." April 25

  • Sam Bradford wants Eagles to trade him and won't show up to offseason workouts

    Bleeding Green Nation "Remember how it was reported just hours ago that Sam Bradford didn't ask for a trade and wasn't going to? Yeah, well, about that. From NFL insider Adam Schefter: "Eagles have been informed Sam Bradford wants to be traded and he will not be showing up for their off-season program any longer, per..." April 25

  • Sources: Sam Bradford won't ask for deal to get out of Philly

    Yahoo! Sports "Sam Bradford has not asked for a trade from the Philadelphia Eagles and has no plans to do so, two sources close to the quarterback have told Yahoo Sports. While Philadelphia could still deal Bradford during the draft or ensuing offseason, the sources said Bradford is prepared to prove to the..." April 25

  • Jon Gruden likes Wentz, but says Eagles may have a problem at QB "For the next week, the Eagles can revel in the excitement of moving up to the No. 2 pick to draft a potential franchise quarterback. But once presumptive selection Carson Wentz arrives in Philadelphia, it will be up to coach Doug Pederson to figure out how the crowded depth chart will work. The..." April 22

  • Sam Bradford "likely" to ask out of Philadelphia

    Bleeding Green Nation "Shortly after the Eagles traded up for the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft on Wednesday, a report emerged that Sam Bradford was unhappy with the move. ESPN's Adam Schefter specifically said Bradford is "hot" (as in angry, not attractive) and "wants to show everyone who’s best.’’ Now..." April 22

  • Report: Sam Bradford mad about Eagles’ trade for No. 2

    Sportsnaut "Sam Bradford recently signed a big two-year contract to be the starting quarterback of the Philadelphia Eagles. So it’s natural for him to be a bit bothered that the Eagles just gave up the farm to move up in the 2016 NFL Draft, presumably to select a top rookie passer. However, according to..." April 21

  • Bradford not focusing on Eagles' QB draft plans "Heaven knows, Sam Bradford has lived with uncertainty before. Bradford and uncertainty are longtime roommates. He has arm-wrestled it, split a pizza with it, demanded it pay its share of the utilities, picked up the dirty socks it draped over his Heisman Trophy. Uncertainty might have driven..." April 20

  • Sam Bradford I'M ENGAGED Marrying Ex-College Golfer!

    TMZ "Another starting NFL quarterback is heading down the aisle ... this time, it's Eagles QB Sam Bradford who's officially engaged to his longtime girlfriend Emma Lavy ... TMZ Sports has learned! Sources connected to the couple tell us the two have been dating for a few years ... and last week,..." March 17

  • Doug Pederson: Bradford is our starter, Daniel is our backup

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles coach Doug Pederson wants to put any thought of a quarterback controversy to rest. After the Eagles signed quarterback Chase Daniel on Wednesday, questions were raised about whether Daniel could unseat Sam Bradford as the starter. But Pederson said today that everyone understands the..." March 10

  • Sam Bradford could easily be traded again

    Pro Football Talk "Last year at 4:01 p.m. ET on the first day of the league year, the Eagles and Rams dropped a bomb on the NFL, swapping quarterbacks Nick Foles and Sam Bradford. This year, it’s possible that the Eagles could unleash another Bradford-related surprise. Based on the terms of Bradford’s contract,..." March 09

  • Here's why the Eagles just gave Sam Bradford a 2-year, $36 million deal

    CBS Sports "The Eagles' decision this week to sign Sam Bradford to a two-year, $36 million contract wasn't a popular one among some fans. But the reality is that good quarterbacks are hard to come by and perhaps that, more than anything else -- including Bradford's lackluster stats -- was the driver of this..." March 05

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Note on Sam Bradford's contract: Of the $8M gtd in year 2, $4M is injury-only, other $4M has offsets. If he struggles, PHI can get out of it

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    Les Bowen @LesBowen

    Bradford: “Huge relief” to get call that deal was done. “Not at all tempted” by FA.

  • Sam Bradford, Eagles sign two-year contract

    Bleeding Green Nation "The Philadelphia Eagles did not place the franchise tag on Sam Bradford. Instead, they signed the impending free agent to a two-year contract, according to an official announcement from the team. ESPN's Adam Schefter reports the contract is worth $36 million overall with $26 million guaranteed." March 02

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Eagles announced a 2-year contract for QB Sam Bradford

  • Push to get Bradford done by Tuesday? After that, momentum fades "When it comes to contracts, deadlines spur action. So it seems with the Eagles and quarterback Sam Bradford; agent Tom Condon and team vice president Howie Roseman are scheduled to talk Tuesday, ahead of the 4 p.m. deadline after which the team can't franchise or transition tag its starting..." March 01

  • Sources: Eagles have upped offer in strong bid to keep Bradford

    Fox Sports "The Eagles upped their offer to Sam Bradford during meetings with Bradford's agent at the NFL Scouting Combine last week as a way of making a strong push to close out a multi-year deal for the quarterback before the start of free agency, sources told FOX Sports. The terms of the offer aren't..." February 28

  • Eagles Rumors: NFL teams expect Philadelphia to re-sign Sam Bradford

    Bleeding Green Nation "It's been too long since we've had an update on the Sam Bradford situation. Now there's a rumor from NFL insider Jason Cole that the impending free agent quarterback is expected to be back with the Eagles. Here's what he had to say, via Bleacher Report: "In talking to multiple teams about the..." February 23

  • Roseman On Bradford: ‘We’d Like To Have Him Back’ "The Eagles are hoping to get Sam Bradford back under contract, according to Howie Roseman. It’s just a matter of whether the two sides can find some middle ground. Speaking to Dave Spadaro on the team site’s podcast, Roseman was asked for his thoughts on where things stand with the free-agent..." February 19

  • Franchise tag might be bad for Birds & Bradford "The Eagles have a complicated, less-than-happy history with the franchise tag, which NFL teams can begin applying today to keep key players from becoming free agents. The Birds aren't expected to use the 2016 tag, today or at all before the March 1 deadline, to ensure the retention of their..." February 16

  • Report on Bradford, Foles untrue, NFL source says "The Eagles have not made a decision yet on whether they will use their franchise tag on quarterback Sam Bradford, according to a league source, despite an ESPN report Sunday that said the Eagles are not expected to use the tag on the quarterback. The ESPN report also said Eagles coach Doug..." February 08

  • Eagles not expected to tag Bradford; may have interest in Foles

    The Score "A familiar name could be on the Philadelphia Eagles' radar this offseason. The Eagles are not expected to use the franchise tag on quarterback Sam Bradford, and may have interest in re-acquiring Nick Foles, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter. This news comes a little under a year after the..." February 07

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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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    Eagles Insider @EaglesInsider

    Chip on @SportsRadioWIP: We certainly want Bradford back and we'll do everything we can to get him back. No contract talks during season.

  • Chip Kelly: No negotiations with Sam Bradford until the season is over "After Saturday night’s 38-24 loss to Washington, Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford was pretty clear that he wants to return to Philadelphia next season. “I’d like to be back here, but that’s not my choice,” Bradford said. “Obviously, we are not at the stage where we have been talking about that,..." December 28

  • Sam Bradford wants to stay with the Eagles

    Pro Football Talk "After the Eagles surprisingly sent Nick Foles to St. Louis for Sam Bradford, Bradford’s new team tried to re-sign the first overall pick in the 2010 draft. The result, which may have included a request from Bradford for a no-trade clause, went nowhere. As the 2015 regular-season comes to a..." December 27

  • Sam Bradford noncommittal about re-signing with Eagles "ULTIMATELY, IT'S up to the Eagles whether Sam Bradford plays here next season, the outcome Chip Kelly indicated he expects. They can franchise their quarterback for 2016, at $20 million or so, if it comes to that. They'd surely prefer that it not come to that, since a longer-term contract could be..." December 17

  • Chip Kelly wants Sam Bradford back with Eagles in 2016

    Sportsnaut "Chip Kelly wants Sam Bradford to quarterback the Philadelphia Eagles next year, and for many years to come. Despite the quarterback’s poor start, Kelly is convinced Bradford is the long-term answer at the most important position on the field. Many thought Kelly’s decision to acquire Bradford..." December 14

  • Eagles' Maxwell: I'd like to think Bradford is the NFL's best QB, not Brady

    Fox Sports "Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Byron Maxwell has been thrown at by a lot of different quarterbacks throughout his career, so you would expect him to have a valuable opinion on passers around the NFL. The Eagles play the New England Patriots this Sunday in Week 13. Maxwell's response when asked if..." December 02

  • Sam Bradford recovering from shoulder injury, will have "big test" in Tuesday's practice "Tuesday will be an important practice for Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford. Coach Chip Kelly said Monday that Bradford will practice on Tuesday and the Eagles will need to see how Bradford's shoulder responds. He missed the past two games, and his absence in Thursday’s loss was because of a..." November 30

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    Jamie Apody @JamieApody

    Pat Shurmur says Bradford has been cleared but they're not sure who will start Thursday. Today's a walk thru. Tomorrow they'll know more

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

    Sam Bradford did participate in team drills and has been cleared through NFL concussion protocol.

  • Bradford cleared, back at practice "Quarterback Sam Bradford returned to practice Monday morning after completing concussion protocol and being cleared by an independent neurologist. He participated in individual passing drills at the beginning of practice, and there was no indication that his sprained left shoulder was giving..." November 23

  • 'No way' Bradford plays against Bucs or Lions, per source

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eagles are going to be without quarterback Sam Bradford for at least the next two games. According to a person familiar with the situation, there is "no way" Bradford suits up for the team's game Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers or the Thanksgiving day matchup with the Detroit Lions...." November 19

  • Eagles' Sam Bradford has separated shoulder, concussion

    CBS Sports "The first-year Eagles quarterback is in the NFL's concussion protocol, and his status for this week's game against the Buccaneers is unknown. Werder reports that the team wants to see how Bradford progresses in the coming days before any final determinations on his playing status. The Eagles..." November 19

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    Ed Werder @Edwerderespn

    #Eagles QB Sam Bradford MRI confirmed separated left shoulder. He wants to to play, see how he feels late in week. Also has concussion.

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    Tim McManus @Tim_McManus

    Bradford, Mathews still haven't cleared concussion protocol per Chip

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Based on initial tests, #Eagles QB Sam Bradford expected to miss this Sunday & potentially Thursday, I’m told. Expect Mark Sanchez to start.

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

    Sam Bradford is hurt. Left shoulder. Here comes Sanchez.