Philadelphia Sports News and Rumors

Are the 2012 Eagles Andy Reid’s Best Team or Most talented Team? (Or Both)

As of this publication, the 2012 Philadelphia Eagles are a sexy pick for Super Bowl contenders by all of the national “experts.” For perspective, some of the sexy teams last year were the Miami Dolphins, Dallas Cowboys and New York Jets. The 49ers, however, were also early season “sleeper” picks by some NFL pundits. So [...]

Predicting the 53-Man Roster: Defense

After completing three preseason games, the Eagles are in the process of cutting down their roster to 75 players by 4 p.m. on Monday.  So far the Eagles have gotten rid of 11 players, leaving them with four cuts to make in the next 24 hours. That will leave the Birds with further tough decisions [...]

Five to Watch as Eagles Face Browns

It will not be your usual third preseason game of the year tonight when the Philadelphia Eagles visit the Cleveland Browns.  Typically, this would be the game in which coaches would play their starters into the third quarter, giving them a dress rehearsal for the regular season. Given that the Eagles and Browns square off [...]

Five to Watch as Eagles Visit Patriots

As the Eagles face the Patriots tonight in the second preseason game of the year, an unusual dynamic will present itself.  Philadelphia plans to play its starters up to three quarters, as the third preseason game is just four days away and is against a regular season opponent. That means that Eagles starters will likely [...]

Philadelphia Eagles: Updated Roster Bubble

While the Philadelphia Eagles are getting ready for their preseason tune-up with the New England Patriots, there are a ton of roster battles that are going to be extremely interesting to watch. When asked for a little insight into the Philadelphia Eagles’ early bubble battles, defensive coordinator Juan Castillo talked about how hard it will be to make cuts along [...]

Broncos Tried To Acquire Philadelphia Eagles CB Asante Samuel

By Mike Klis / The Denver Post After the likes of Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers taught them in 2011 that an NFL team can’t have enough quality cornerbacks, the Broncos have expressed interest in acquiring Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel, according to two NFL sources. However, the Broncos no longer believe they can strike [...]

Vince Young Calls Philadelphia Eagles a Dream Team

by Tim McMannus on When asked to describe the players that have been brought in and the group that is being assembled, Vince Young cracked a wide smile and simply responded: “Dream Team.” “From Nnamdi [Asomugha] to [Dominique Rodgers-] Cromartie, to Jason [Babin] to myself,“ Young continued, “I know they are going to do [...]

Banner: Teams Formulating Offers For Asante Samuel

by Les Bowen on The family problem that was keeping Asante Samuel out of Eagles training camp apparently has been resolved; the team confirmed that Samuel reported to Lehigh today. He is scheduled to take part in the afternoon walthough and speak with the media afterward. Eagles president Joe Banner has appeared on WIP [...]

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