Eagles Rumors & News

  • Eagles Won’t Tender DB Jaylen Watkins Restricted Offer

    NFL Trade Rumors "According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, the Eagles do not plan to tender DB Jaylen Watkins a restricted offer, which means he’ll be an unrestricted free agent this offseason. Rapoport says that if the Eagles would have tendered Watkins an offer, it would have been an original round..." February 20

  • Report: Eagles to name Mike Groh offensive coordinator

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles are filling their post-Super Bowl vacancies in-house, and have apparently settled on which way they’re going. According to Tim McManus of ESPN.com, the team has decided to promote receivers coach Mike Groh to offensive coordinator. Of course, it’s a largely ceremonial job, since..." February 20

  • Darren Sproles doesn't look ready to retire

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "Darren Sproles seems well on his way to a full recovery. Just five months after tearing his ACL and breaking his forearm, Sproles posted this video in an Instagram story of him running approximately 300 miles per hour. The 12-year veteran back and return specialist has been saying that he's..." February 20

  • Duce Staley adds assistant head coach to his job title

    Pro Football Talk "Duce Staley didn’t get the offensive coordinator job he wanted, but the Eagles did show their running backs coach some love. They gave Staley a promotion of sorts, adding assistant head coach to his job title, Josina Anderson of ESPN reports. The Eagles interviewed Staley and Mike Groh for..." February 20

  • Eagles athletic trainer steps down after 19 seasons with team

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles’ head athletic trainer, Chris Peduzzi, is stepping down after 19 seasons with the team. “I do believe the time is right for me and for my family to step away and take some time off,” Peduzzi said, via a team release. “This was not an easy decision, but one that I have put much..." February 20

  • Fox is reportedly pushing for a stronger TNF schedule, might move some Sunday matchups to Thursday

    Awful Announcing "Whether Fox’s move to acquire rights to Thursday Night Football for the next five years at an estimated rate of $550 million per year is a good one or not may have a whole lot to do with how good the schedule is. TNF has taken a lot of criticism over the past few years for a weaker schedule than..." February 20

  • What will it take for the Eagles to trade Nick Foles?

    Philly.com "In terms of the quarterback position, the Eagles enter the 2018 offseason in about as good a shape as they’ve ever been. Yes, Wentz is only less than three months removed from tearing ligaments in his left knee, and is in danger of not being ready for the season opener. But the Eagles still have..." February 20

  • Orthopedic Surgeon: Carson Wentz’s Injury Is ‘Worrisome’

    CBS Philly "Carson Wentz says his goal is to be ready for Week 1 of the 2018 season. NovaCare Dr. John Kelly — an orthopedic surgeon and Director, Shoulder sports medicine as well as Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Penn Orthopedic — isn’t so optimistic. Dr. Kelly, who admittedly has no inside..." February 20

  • NFL Rumors: Who will get cut in 2018 among former Pro Bowl players?

    Sporting News "Plenty of talented veterans will be available in the current 2018 NFL free agency pool. But those players will soon get some big-time company on the open market from notable names cut by their teams to help save money under the salary cap. For some teams, cutting a former Pro Bowler or two make..." February 20

  • Bill Polian’s take on Nick Foles gives the lie to his past claims about Tom Brady

    Pro Football Talk "Bill Polian is a Hall of Fame General Manager, but as an ESPN analyst he’s struggling to get his stories straight. Polian says the Eagles should turn down anything but a monster trade offer for backup quarterback Nick Foles. According to Polian, a reliable backup like Foles is so valuable that..." February 20

  • Eagles to interview Duce Staley, Mike Groh for coordinator position

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles coach Doug Pederson will interview Duce Staley and Mike Groh for the team’s vacant offensive coordinator position, Tim McManus of ESPN reports. Staley and Groh both will interview Monday. McManus said Pederson has no immediate plans to interview any external candidates. Staley said..." February 19

  • Jason Kelce on his parade speech: It wasn’t all off the cuff

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles’ Super Bowl run made Nick Foles a star. The Super Bowl parade turned Jason Kelce into one. “It’s been pretty crazy to say the least,” Kelce said Monday, via David Murphy of phillynews.com. “I don’t think I expected that before the speech. It was just building up for a long time, and..." February 19

  • Bill Polian places incredibly high trade value on Nick Foles

    Larry Brown Sports "The Philadelphia Eagles have likely already received some trade inquiries regarding Nick Foles, but one Hall of Fame NFL executive does not think the team should deal its backup quarterback unless they are blown away by an offer. How blown away are we talking? In a segment on ESPN’s “NFL Live”..." February 19

  • LeGarrette Blount on Eagles return: It’s early, so we’ll see

    Pro Football Talk "Running back LeGarrette Blount won his second Super Bowl in as many years when the Eagles knocked off the Patriots earlier this month and became part of a select group of players who won those Super Bowls with two different teams. Blount isn’t signed for 2018, so he could have a chance at..." February 19

  • Eagles reportedly give Wisniewski $250K bonus after he barely missed incentive

    CBS Sports "Football teams are often regarded as robotic, unsympathetic organizations that care about nothing besides business and winning. And that's mostly true. On Saturday, though, the human side of one team showed up. According to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo, the Eagles gave guard Stefen Wisniewski a..." February 17

  • Eagles once turned down Josh Gordon for Nick Foles swap

    Sportsnaut "Imagine if this had taken place some five years ago. According to a report from ESPN’s Phil Sheridan the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles once turned down a Cleveland Browns trade offer that would have sent Josh Gordon further east in exchange for Super Bowl LII MVP Nick Foles. “The..." February 17

  • Eagles fans cry when they see Nick Foles, who lost his 'safe spot' at Whole Foods

    CBS Sports "In a span of just a few months, Nick Foles's life completely changed. Before Carson Wentz went down with a torn ACL in December, Foles was just another backup quarterback in the NFL who had previously contemplated retirement. Now, Foles is a Super Bowl MVP who brought Philadelphia its first Super..." February 17

  • Eagles championship DVD goes on sale March 6

    247 Sports "Philadelphia Eagles fans can relive the team's run to the Super Bowl title again and again, as the official DVD commemorating the 2017 Super Bowl championship season will be released by NFL Films on March 6. The film will chronicle the Eagles entire 2017 season from beginning to end. "In Super..." February 17

  • Pennsylvania brewery magnificently trolls Patriots with newest beer

    Yardbarker "Those in Philadelphia and its surrounding areas are not soon going to let others forget that their Eagles defeated the mighty New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII earlier this month. It was the Eagles’ first ever Super Bowl title. It came against a fellow east coast powerhouse with Philadelphia..." February 17

  • Lane Johnson says he hasn’t read all his New England hate mail yet

    NESN "Lane Johnson ruffled a lot of feathers in New England last week with his criticism o f the Patriots, whom he called “a fear-based organization.” The Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle stood by his comments Friday in a return appearance on Barstool Sports’ “Pardon My Take” podcast. “Here’s..." February 16

  • Brandon Graham wants Eagles to give him a new contract, one he probably deserves

    CBS Sports "The Philadelphia Eagles would not be Super Bowl winners without the services of defensive end Brandon Graham, and not just because he made the most important defensive play of the game when he strip-sacked Tom Brady on the Patriots' next-to-last drive. Graham, the Eagles' 2010 first-round..." February 16

  • Nick Foles on 'Jimmy Kimmel': Tom Brady still hasn't spoken to me

    Philly.com "In the time since the Eagles beat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII earlier this month, Nick Foles says he has received about 700 congratulatory messages from family, friends, and colleagues. But not one of those messages has been from Tom Brady. “I haven’t heard from him yet,”..." February 16

  • Doug Pederson won’t rush offensive coordinator decision

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles lost offensive coordinator Frank Reich as part of their coaching staff when he took the Colts head coaching job this week and head coach Doug Pederson said he hasn’t decided how the team will proceed without him. One possible internal replacement might have been John DeFilippo, but..." February 15

  • Eagles reportedly might demand at least two first-round picks in a Nick Foles trade

    CBS Sports "The Eagles do not win Super Bowl LII, the franchise's first Super Bowl title since its inception, without the services of Nick Foles. Carson Wentz developed into an MVP candidate during the season but tore his ACL late in the year against the Rams. Foles stepped in and led the underdog Eagles to..." February 15

  • Movie to be made about Jon Dorenbos

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "The Philadelphia Eagles have offered Jon Dorenbos a Super Bowl ring, but that won't be the only acknowledgement of his difficult life experience in 2017. According to Deadline Hollywood, there will soon be a movie to detail Dorenbos' life, revealing the details of the former NFL long snapper,..." February 15

  • Nick Foles Won’t Commit To Future With Eagles In Appearance On ‘The Ellen Show’

    NESN "Nick Foles is enjoying the perks that come with being a Super Bowl MVP. Fans of the “The Ellen Show” saw the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Tuesday morning, where he discussed his potential future with the organziation. “My honest answer, all I want to do is be with my wife and my daughter,..." February 15

  • Eagles have decisions to make on Torrey Smith, Nelson Agholor

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "The Eagles can create some breathing room under the salary cap in 2018 with a relatively simple move at wide receiver. At the same time, the club also has a decision to make at receiver that could inevitably drive costs up for 2019. Torrey Smith and Nelson Agholor each played a huge role in..." February 14

  • Eagles sign Taylor Hart

    Pro Football Talk "The Eagles signed offensive tackle Taylor Hart, the team announced Wednesday. Philadelphia made Hart a fifth-round pick in 2014, and he spent his first two seasons on the 53-player roster as a defensive lineman. Hart, 26, played 14 games for the Eagles in 2015. The Eagles cut him before..." February 14

  • Ndamukong Suh reportedly said he’d play with Eagles for free

    Sportsnaut "Understandably, most of the attention in Super Bowl week went to how the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles could win the game. With all of that buzz, one story about Miami Dolphins defensive lineman Ndamukong Suh flew under the radar, but it’s something worth noting. Alex Lee, who..." February 14

  • Eagles' Carson Wentz on his torn knee: 'I am not going to let this change me'

    CBS Sports "It did not end up derailing what eventually became a Super Bowl-winning season, but the Philadelphia Eagles suffered a devastating blow late in the year when their star quarterback and MVP candidate, Carson Wentz, tore his knee. Wentz scrambled and then dove toward the end zone while attempting to..." February 14

  • NFL free agency rumors: Who will get cut in 2018 among former Pro Bowl players?

    Sporting News "Plenty of talented veterans will be available in the current 2018 NFL free agency pool. But those players will soon get some big-time company on the open market from notable names cut by their teams to help save money under the salary cap. For some teams, cutting a former Pro Bowler or two make..." February 14

  • Are the Buffalo Bills the perfect landing spot for Nick Foles?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eagles have a Super Bowl MVP at backup quarterback while other teams can't even say they have a competent starter. That reality, even if Nick Foles is now a hero in Philadelphia, could very well lead to the team trading him this offseason. If they do, it is hard to find a better..." February 14

  • Nick Foles only worth 4th/5th round pick

    247 Sports "Nick Foles is coming off a postseason performance for the ages with the Philadelphia Eagles, winning Super Bowl MVP honors in helping the Eagles win their first Vince Lombardi Trophy. Foles was masterful in the 2017 postseason, completing 72.6 percent of his passes for 971 yards, six..." February 14

  • Eagles sign Bryce Treggs to two-year contract

    247 Sports "The Philadelphia Eagles have plans for Bryce Treggs not just for the 2018 season, but beyond. According to Treggs' agent, Leigh Steinberg, the Eagles signed Treggs to a two-year contract...a different length for teams who typically sign players on their 2017 practice squad. Treggs was signed..." February 13

  • Here's why Jason Kelce was worried about epic, profanity-laced speech at Super Bowl parade

    CBS Sports "When looking back on the Eagles' Super Bowl season, one of the most memorable moments will be center Jason Kelce's speech during the championship parade from the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Kelce spoke passionately -- and sometimes profanely -- about how everyone overlooked the..." February 13

  • Carson Wentz: Goal is to be back on field at start of 2018 season

    Sportress of Blogitude "Carson Wentz made an appearance on Philly radio Tuesday morning and provided an update on how his rehabilitation following a knee injury is progressing. Most interestingly, Wentz said the goal remains for him to be on the field with his Philadelphia Eagles teammates at the onset of the 2018 NFL..." February 13

  • NFL Rumors: Who will be most active teams in NFL Free Agency?

    Fanrag Sports "We’re roughly one month from the NFL‘s annual free-agent shopping spree, when — despite general managers’ best efforts to build rosters primarily through the draft — executives often cannot resist the temptation of landing splashy free agents. With Kirk Cousins, Ziggy Ansah, Le’Veon Bell and..." February 13

  • Report: Eagles not expected to hire OC to replace Frank Reich

    Sportsnaut "Fresh off their first Super Bowl title in franchise history the Philadelphia Eagles have lost two important assistant coaches from last year’s staff. It started when quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo took the Minnesota Vikings’ offensive coordinator job following the departure of Pat Shurmur..." February 13

  • Pereira: Eagles lined up illegally on Philly Special touchdown in Super Bowl LII

    WEEI Boston "​The entire sports world has hailed this as ​one of the greatest plays in Super Bowl history! It was an amazing revelation, as the "Philly Special" was the turning point in the game as ​Nick Foles found himself wide open for a touchdown catch. There is just one big problem... The Eagles..." February 13

  • What exactly are Eagles losing in Frank Reich?

    NBC Sports Philadelphia "On Saturday night before Super Bowl LII, Doug Pederson and Frank Reich presumably met in the team hotel, the Radisson Blu, for about an hour and a half for a last game-planning meeting. This had become the ritual for the head coach and offensive coordinator during their two years together in..." February 12

  • Matthew McConaughey buys full-page ad to congratulate Nick Foles

    Pro Football Talk "Austin, Texas, isn’t exactly Eagles country, but the Eagles’ Super Bowl LII title is being recognized there. That’s because Eagles quarterback and Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles was born and raised in Austin, and another Austin native bought a full-page ad in today’s Austin American-Statesman to..." February 11

  • Frank Reich agrees to become next Colts head coach

    NFL.com "One of the guiding forces behind the Philadelphia Eagles' Super Bowl victory will be the next head coach of the Indianapolis Colts. Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich agreed to a five-year deal Sunday to become the Colts' head coach, a source informed of the talks between the sides told..." February 11

  • Torrey Smith on walk-through: “I always think someone’s watching”

    Pro Football Talk "Maybe we should start calling Eagles receiver Torrey Smith “Rockwell.” (Unless Watkins in Accounting is already known as Rockwell.) “I always think someone’s watching,” Smith told PFT Live on Friday in response to long snapper Rick Lovato‘s claim that the Eagles ran a fake walk-through practice..." February 11

  • Eagles’ Lane Johnson Believes Players Don’t Enjoy Playing For ‘Fear-Based’ Patriots

    NESN "Lane Johnson had some harsh words for the team his Philadelphia Eagles defeated in Super Bowl LII. During an interview with Barstool Sports’ “Pardon My Take” podcast that was published Friday, the Eagles offensive tackle said he doesn’t believe players enjoy playing for the New England..." February 11

  • Foles now owns the Patriots, according to Google

    CBS Philly "If you’re wondering who owns the New England Patriots and happen to be using Google you may be surprised what results you come across. Nick Foles, the quarterback who lead the Philadelphia Eagles to win their first ever Super Bowl and then was named Super Bowl MVP, has now accomplished..." February 11

  • Eagles' Reich emerges as favorite for Colts' head coach position

    Larry Brown Sports "The Indianapolis Colts are reportedly very keen on making Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Frank Reich their next head coach. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, the Colts want Reich, but this comes with the important caveat that the two sides have to reach agreement..." February 11

  • 49ers have “big piece” in place in their quest to follow Eagles

    Pro Football Talk "The 49ers took a lot from the Eagles’ victory over the Patriots in Super Bowl LII. Philadelphia finished 7-9 in 2016 before going 13-3 in 2017 and winning the franchise’s first Super Bowl title. The 49ers went 6-10 in 2017, winning their final five games with Jimmy Garoppolo at..." February 10

  • Eagles' Trey Burton on 'Philly Special' TD pass: Nick Foles was 'my fourth option'

    Clutch Points "Philadelphia Eagles backup tight end Trey Burton will forever be remembered for his role in one of the most memorable plays in Super Bowl history. He threw Nick Foles the touchdown in the famous “Philly Special” play. However, it all could’ve been so different had he held on to the ball like he..." February 09

  • Police officer assaulted, two people stabbed at Eagles' Super Bowl victory parade

    CBS Sports "In the wake of the spontaneous celebrations that broke out in Philadelphia following the Eagles' victory over the Patriots in Super Bowl LII -- which included everything from folks overcoming greased-up light poles to surviving collapsing awnings -- Mayor Jim Kenney warned the "knucklehead..." February 09

  • Jason Kelce steals the show at Eagles parade

    Pro Football Talk "Philadelphia came out en masse to celebrate the Eagles’ first Super Bowl title at Thursday’s parade and it’s hard to imagine that too many people’s lasting memory of the event won’t include center Jason Kelce. Kelce dressed like a reveler in the annual New Year’s Mummers parade and spent part..." February 08