Eagles Rumors & News

  • Lions' Calvin Johnson devours Eagles' defense with 3 TDs

    Detroit Free Press "After Calvin Johnson caught three touchdown passes in a vintage performance during the Detroit Lions' 45-14 mauling of the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, he sat at his locker with his back to reporters as he tried to find a sliver of privacy before being interviewed. One reporter asked..." November 27

  • Eagles assistant coach: 'Chip Kelly isn't going anywhere...I promise you'

    CBS Sports "It's easy to envision a scenario where Chip Kelly just throws up at his hands and heads back to college. The Eagles coach had a good run -- he won 10 games in each of his first two seasons -- before it all fell apart in 2015. Seriously, it's been disastrous: But even in the wake of the..." November 27

  • Eagles' Nolan Carroll carted off with injury vs. Detroit Lions

    Newark Star-Ledger "Then it was cornerback Nolan Carroll. Carroll was carted off of the field on Thursday in the team's game against the Detroit Lions with 11:17 to go in the second quarter with what appeared to be a leg injury. Carroll was in obvious pain as he laid on the ground, taking off his helmet and..." November 26

  • Lions dominate as Eagles quit on Chip Kelly

    Pro Football Talk "After the Eagles’ debacle last week against the Buccaneers, there was talk that their Thanksgiving game against the Lions would be a referendum on Chip Kelly. The verdict is in: The Eagles have quit on their coach. In an epic 45-14 beatdown in Detroit, Kelly’s team was embarrassed before a..." November 26

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    Philadelphia Eagles @Eagles

    #Eagles injury update: CB Nolan Carroll was diagnosed with a broken right ankle.

  • Eagles left tackle Jason Peters suffers leg injury

    Pro Football Talk "Eagles left tackle Jason Peters has had more than his share of injury problems, and now he has another. Peters suffered an apparent leg injury on the first drive of the game when Lions defensive end Jason Jones rolled up on him from behind. Peters was able to get up and walk off under his own..." November 26

  • Mark Sanchez to start today, chance to change his Thanksgiving legacy

    Pro Football Talk "We have a chance at creating a new Thanksgiving tradition today, as long as we can get Mark Sanchez to butt-fumble again. Via Ian Rapoport and teammate Albert Breer of the NFL Network (see, today’s about sharing with family), the Eagles will in fact start Sanchez at quarterback today against..." November 26

  • Eagles sign WR Jonathan Krause, cut LB Emmanuel Acho

    CSN Philly "The Eagles have promoted wide receiver Jonathan Krause to the active roster. In his place, the team cut linebacker Emmanuel Acho. Krause, 23, had been on the Eagles' practice squad since Sept. 22. He previously spent time with the Browns and Patriots. Krause was Jordan Matthews' teammate..." November 25

  • Agent for Eagles' starter: Chip Kelly has lost the team

    Newark Star-Ledger "In the midst of a season that appears to be unraveling, Eagles players say they still support head coach Chip Kelly, but an agent for a starting player told NJ Advance Media on Tuesday that Kelly, in fact, has lost the loyalty of his players. "Chip Kelly has lost the team," said the agent, who..." November 25

  • Semifinalists for Pro Football Hall of Fame's 2016 class

    NFL.com "The Pro Football Hall of Fame's Class of 2016 was trimmed down to 25 on Tuesday during NFL Network's Gold Jacket Semifinalists special. The original field of 108 nominees and these selections will be cut to 15 in early January. The group of semifinalists includes 22 players and three coaches,..." November 25

  • Chip Kelly, Eagles 'are sick of each other,' could part ways

    CBS Sports "When losses are piling on top of each other and frustrations are mounting, there are going to be rumors that the head coach is not long for town, especially when the city where those losses are piling and frustrations are mounting is Philadelphia. So it was not especially surprising when ESPN's..." November 25

  • What are the worst calls by referees this season? Here are our top five

    Yahoo! Sports "Super Bowl 50, billed as a celebration of a half-century of what has become the pinnacle sporting event in the Western Hemisphere, was marred — before the game ever started — on an obscure automatic coin toss loss by the Carolina Panthers for sending too many captains (teams are allowed six) out..." November 25

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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

  • Lane Johnson: Eagles fans 'not really home-field advantage'

    CSN Philly "As if there wasn't enough to get on the Eagles about, offensive lineman Lane Johnson added some kerosene to the dumpster fire of an Eagles season when he made some seemingly inflammatory comments about Philadelphia fans and the lack of a home field advantage at the Linc. The quotes come from..." November 24

  • Does Chip Kelly have the support of his locker room?

    NFL.com "The Eagles are 4-6 heading into a Thanksgiving matchup with the Detroit Lions and are only a game out of first place. But after getting hit by a Tampa Bay Buccaneers buzz saw this past weekend, Chip Kelly's team feels further away from their promising state than ever. Players are questioning..." November 24

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

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

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Zach Ertz and Ryan Mathews still going through concussion protocol and aren't at practice. #Eagles

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    Eliot Shorr-Parks @EliotShorrParks

    Chip says Ertz has been cleared to go to meetings. Is still in NFL concussion protocol (injury update!) #Eagles

  • Bill Davis on Eagles defense: The whole thing was awful

    Philly.com "BILL DAVIS said he didn't see this coming. Was caught completely off guard by the 45-point, 521-yard butt-kicking the Bucs put on his defense Sunday. But maybe he shouldn't have been. Cracks have been developing in his unit for a few weeks now. Their once-impenetrable run defense has turned..." November 23

  • NFL Targets Massive Payday in Thursday Night TV Deal

    The Hollywood Reporter "One of the last big sports rights opportunities for several years is about to become available to TV networks. The NFL's Thursday Night Football — which for the past two seasons has aired on CBS via one-year deals — is generating intense interest as the league is likely to extend the length of the..." November 23

  • Bradford cleared, back at practice

    Philly.com "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

  • Eagles teammate anonymously calls out DeMarco Murray

    Philly.com "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

  • Jameis Winston, Doug Martin power Bucs to win over Eagles

    Tampa Bay Times "Behind record-setting days from Jameis Winston and Doug Martin, the Bucs are back at .500 (5-5) after a 45-17 rout of the Eagles on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. Martin rushed for 235 yards — second-most in team history and second-most ever against the Eagles — and Winston tied an NFL..." November 22

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    Others: #Eagles OT Jason Peters (back) has an uphill battle to play, Cards WR John Brown & #Broncos WR Emmanuel Sanders expected to play

  • Can Mark Sanchez keep the Eagles starting job?

    NFL.com "Mark Sanchez starts his first game of the 2015 season Sunday when the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport reported on NFL Network's GameDay First that Sanchez is expected to start Thanksgiving with Sam Bradford sitting due to a shoulder injury...." November 22

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    With #Eagles RB Ryan Mathews out with a concussion for Sunday, Kenjon Barner will get his first carries since 2013. Will be fascinating.

  • Eagles' Darren Sproles frustrated: 'I'm not getting enough chances'

    CBS Sports "One of the game's most elusive players is growing frustrated, even though he plays in one of the most innovative offensive systems in the NFL. Darren Sproles has never really found himself atop the running back depth chart, regardless of where he's played. Still, the 5-foot-6 running back is..." November 19

  • '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

  • Report: 2016 NFL Draft to allow trades for compensatory picks

    Sportsnaut "The NFL is reportedly considering an exciting new twist to the 2016 NFL Draft. Prior to the upcoming draft in Chicago, compensatory draft picks were off the table for any potential trades. However, the league is expected to allow them to be part of the trade equation this spring, which ESPN’s..." 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

  • Miles Austin, Riley Cooper failing in expanded roles

    CSN Philly "Riley Cooper and Miles Austin were on the field a combined 97 snaps in the Eagles’ 20-19 loss to the Dolphins on Sunday afternoon at the Linc. What did they have to show for it? Four targets. Zero catches. Those numbers are indicative of the production the Eagles have been getting from..." November 18

  • Jason Peters reportedly refused to be active as a backup for the Eagles-Dolphins game

    Bleeding Green Nation "Philadelphia Eagles starting left tackle Jason Peters held himself out of the team's Week 10 game against the Miami Dolphins, according to a report from Howard Eskin. Eskin reports Chip Kelly wanted to activate Peters, but only as a backup. Eskin revealed as much in an appearance on the 94WIP..." November 17

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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.

  • NFL likely to charge $500M-$600M relocation fee for move to LA

    CBS Sports "It's not going to be cheap to move to Los Angeles. If the Rams, Raiders or Chargers make the move to Los Angeles in 2016, it's going to cost them some serious money. According to the Sports Business Journal, the NFL is going to charge a relocation fee of at least $500 million to any team that's..." November 16

  • Eagles expected to start Mark Sanchez vs. Buccaneers in Week 11

    CBS Sports "For the second year in a row, it looks like it's up to Mark Sanchez to save the Eagles season, which probably isn't an ideal situation for Eagles fans. According to NFL.com, Sanchez is expected to be the Eagles (4-5) starting quarterback for this Sunday's Week 11 game against the Buccaneers...." November 16

  • Dolphins rally past Eagles to end two-game losing streak

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "The Dolphins, playing without Pro Bowl cornerback Brent Grimes and linebacker Jelani Jenkins, got a hard-fought <> road victory at Philadelphia on Sunday. Strong safety Reshad Jones had an interception in the end zone with 4:32 left to help preserve the win. The Dolphins stopped Philadelphia..." November 15

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    Reuben Frank @RoobCSN

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

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    Howard Eskin @howardeskin

    Word I'm getting is LT Jason Peters will dress today for #Eagles but will be backup. Only used if needed. @FOX29philly

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    Les Bowen @LesBowen

    OK, hearing now Grade II AC joint for Bradford. Nonthrowing shoulder, so might not be out long, depending on concussion.

  • Sam Bradford leaves game with undisclosed injury

    NFL.com "Sam Bradford was knocked out of Sunday's game against the Dolphins after taking a big hit to the chest and shoulder area. Bradford immediately motioned to leave the game, and then walked to the locker room while in clear pain. He appeared to be holding his left (not-throwing) shoulder gingerly...." November 15

  • Jason Peters questionable, Nelson Agholor probable | Eagles vs. Miami Dolphins injury report

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Eagles will look to string together two straight wins this Sunday when the Miami Dolphins come to Lincoln Financial Field. Whether they will have the services of offensive tackle Jason Peters while trying to do so is still unknown. The team released their final injury report on Friday,..." November 13

  • 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 bring back Julian Vandervelde, cut Brad Jones

    CSN Philly "Eagles backup lineman Josh Andrews suffered a concussion in practice on Wednesday and as a result won't be able to play in Sunday's game against the Dolphins. That meant the team needed a backup center. Guess who they called? Yup, Julian Vandervelde is coming back to the Eagles." November 12

  • Eagles' Malcolm Jenkins played entire half against Dallas Cowboys with a concussion

    Newark Star-Ledger "Speaking at his locker Thursday, Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins admitted to playing the second half against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday with a concussion. "I kind of had an idea, but my symptoms went away," Jenkins said, "so I kind of kept it to myself." Jenkins said he believes the hit..." November 12

  • Eagles have simplified the playbook to accommodate Sam Bradford in recent weeks

    Newark Star-Ledger "As it turns out, it isn't necessarily a coincidence that Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford has had his best two games of the season the past two weeks. As Bradford pointed out following Wednesday's practice, the coaching staff has simplified the playbook in recent weeks, tailoring the game plans..." November 12

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    Jeff McLane @Jeff_McLane

    Chip Kelly said that Malcolm Jenkins suffered a concussion Sunday and is going through protocol. Won't practice today. #Eagles

  • Ouch: Eagles ILB Jordan Hicks out for season with pectoral injury

    CSN Philly "Jordan Hicks' stellar rookie season is over. The Eagles on Monday placed the standout inside linebacker on injured reserve with a left pectoral tendon tear suffered in Sunday night's 33-27 win over the Dallas Cowboys. Hicks injured his pec while tackling wide receiver Cole Beasley with just..." November 10

  • NFL officials in Mexico City, seeing if it’s ready for 2016 game

    Pro Football Talk "As the NFL continues to expand its inventory in England, they’re also looking at games outside our borders but on our continent. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, a group of league officials will be in Mexico City through Wednesday, trying to determine if Azteca Stadium is prepared..." November 10