In order to make room for the returning Jason Peters, the Philadelphia Eagles have waived TE Alex Ellis. Ellis had an interesting ride last summer as a late arrival who narrowly missed the cut following an explosive preseason debut where he caught 3 passes for 28-yards and a touchdown. He caught onto the practice squad […]Read more "Eagles release TE to make room for Jason Peters"
With Training Camp drawing ever nearer, the idea of positional fight and battles on the roster bubble are beginning to become even more frequent. But when thinking about how intense these wars promise to be, it’s hard not to think of the practice squad. The Eagles were ravaged by injuries last year and you’d be […]Read more "What does the future hold for Eagles’ practice squad heroes?"
While the wide receiver position has been the focus of this offseason, it’s the tight ends who may be the biggest beneficiaries. This position has been known to get the volume of touches week in and week out. In 2020, we can finally see the potential of this unit with the young burners on the […]Read more "Eagles positional spotlight: Tight Ends"
After trimming the roster down from 90 to 53, Howie Roseman and the Eagles front office went straight to work in building the Birds’ 10-man practice squad. The good news is, there are plenty of familiar faces. The new guys In fact, there are only two new additions to the roster. The first being QB […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles announce practice squad signings"
After a weekend of tough calls and roster-shaping decisions, the Eagles roster now stands at 53. The team would make 12 moves on Saturday following on from last night’s initial announcement (which you can read more on below). Firstly, CB Jalen Mills was placed on the Reserve/Physically Unable to Perform list. This is a separate […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles make surprising cuts as roster is trimmed to 53"
The first wave of roster cuts are in the books but the Eagles still have 12 more roster moves to make before 4PM today. There were some surprising decisions yesterday, but who’s in good stead to make the team as a result? S Rudy Ford The Eagles have experienced a lot of movement at Safety […]Read more "Which underdogs could sneak onto Eagles roster after first wave of cuts?"
The season opener is just around the corner but before the Linc roars into life, the Eagles have to trim their roster from 90 down to 53. There’s one last opportunity for players to prove themselves prior to a day that will change the lives of many, but there’s one position battle that’s almost bound […]Read more "The stakes are high for Eagles TE’s heading into final week of preseason"
After the Jonathan Cyprien bombshell earlier, the Eagles officially confirmed a move of a different kind. Waiving UDFA LB Joey Alfieri, the Eagles signed former Chiefs and Jags TE Alex Ellis in a corresponding move. Ellis was on the Chiefs roster last season after stints with the Jags, Titans, and Saints. The former UDFA out […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles sign former Chiefs TE and waive a linebacker"