The Eagles have been doing all they can to lift them selves out of the red when it comes to the salary cap. From the acquirement of Michael Bennett (and likely parting of ways with Vinny Curry), to trading Torrey Smith, the team have to get back down to the full $177M cap limit by […]Read more "Report: Lane Johnson takes a pay cut to help Eagles out of salary cap woes"
The 2017 Draft class was an incredible one for the Philadelphia Eagles. With production from an array of young talent, the Eagles rookies flashed plenty of potential in the team’s Super Bowl winning campaign…well, most of them. Wide receiver Shelton Gibson only featured in one game in his first year in the NFL, a week […]Read more "The trading of Torrey Smith opens up a huge window of opportunity for one Eagles receiver"
If there’s one thing we’ve come to learn during Howie Roseman’s tenure as Eagles GM, it’s to expect the unexpected. After the dust began to settle on the Michael Bennett trade that set the league afire, the Birds are at it again. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Eagles have finalized a trade with the […]Read more "Instant analysis: Howie Roseman and Eagles continue salary cap wizardry with Torrey Smith trade"
Howie Roseman isn’t human, I’m almost sure of it. According to numerous sources, the Philadelphia Eagles have traded a fifth-round pick and Marcus Johnson for the services of veteran pass-rusher, Michael Bennett and a seventh-round pick. Here are some quick takeaways from the stunning trade. The Eagles pass-rush just got a whole lot scarier: […]Read more "Instant analysis: Michael Bennett is a perfect fit for the Eagles, but what happens next?"
Eight years ago, the Eagles drafted a defensive end out of Michigan by the name of Brandon Graham. It wasn’t until three years ago that he became a starter due to a schematic change and it was that stunning 2014 campaign that earned him a four-year contract extension worth $26M. Those four years are almost […]Read more "An offseason of hard decisions for Eagles leaves Brandon Graham’s future hanging in the balance"
The Eagles sent shockwaves through the NFL today when it was announced that the team had traded for Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi. Screams of joy could be heard from just about every corner of Philadelphia, with fans rejoicing over their newly reshaped backfield. But how does the move impact the Eagles? The […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles seize the moment and build for postseason by trading for Jay Ajayi"
It’s going to be a hectic 24 hours for the Philadelphia Eagles as they attempt to trim their roster down to the 53 who will suit up in midnight green for the upcoming NFL season. There’s undoubtedly going to be a lot of surprises so here’s your one-stop shop to everything that takes place. Be […]Read more "Eagles 2017 roster cutdown tracker: Every cut, trade and move you need to know about"
In a trade that has caught just about everyone by surprise, the Philadelphia Eagles have traded veteran LS Jon Dorenbos to New Orleans in exchange for a seventh round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. On the cusp of entering his fifteenth season, Dorenbos arrived in Philadelphia back in 2006 and has become an inspirational […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles trade veteran Long Snapper Jon Dorenbos to New Orleans Saints"
2016 was a year of growth for the Philadelphia Eagles. With rookie Head Coach Doug Pederson calling the shots and rookie quarterback Carson Wentz at the helm, it was a chance for fans to see just how bright the future really is in the new era. For wide receiver Jordan Matthews, that statement could not […]Read more "The man behind the mask: Jordan Matthews talks Eagles, religion and the story so far"
After a few weeks of unrest surrounding the cornerback corps, the Birds have made a big move. The Eagles announced earlier today that they have traded Jordan Matthews to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for Ronald Darby, giving up a third-round pick in next year’s draft. The news is shocking and of course carries numerous […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles trade WR Jordan Matthews for Bills cornerback"