| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:12 PM
— On the one hand, the Philadelphia Eagles defense struggled to get off the field, playing an NFL-high 1,150 snaps and giving up a league-worst 4,636 passing yards in 2013.
On the other, it finished with 31 takeaways, third best in the league, and...
| May 6, 2014
| 7:03 PM
— Batting 1.000 in the NFL Draft is as impossible as doing the same for a season in baseball. But a higher average than .300 is required for your team to achieve lasting success.
What would it be like, though, if the Philadelphia Eagles hit on...
| May 3, 2014
| 6:16 PM
The draft will be held Thursday, Friday and Saturday in New York. Times NFL writer Sam Farmer examines team needs by division. Today, the East divisions:
The Buffalo Bills are looking to fortify the supporting cast around second-year...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 7:17 PM
— Ray Lewis and Ed Reed. Antrel Rolle and Justin Tuck. Charles Woodson and Nick Collins. Darren Sharper and Jonathan Vilma. James Harrison and Troy Polamalu.
Five super defensive combinations on the last five Super Bowl winners. Pro Bowl talents...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 7:12 AM
NFL locker room culture has been under the microscope in recent months due to the Richie Incognito-Jonathan Martin scandal and NFL prospect Michael Sam's announcement that he is gay.
These recent developments have led to some explanations of football...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:09 PM
The mysterious case of Adam Muema took another twist Friday when the former San Diego State running back reappeared via social media.
“There’s one person who was so righteous & pretty much walked into Heaven. Don’t think my plans are...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 4:22 AM
This year, at least, the best defense for the Eagles was supposed to be a good offense. Put up 30-plus points and just limit big plays and make opponents work harder to score and you'll come out ahead almost every......
| Mar 18, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Their plan to build and rebuild through the draft intact through one full week of NFL free agency, the Eagles remain determined to prove their recently revised general philosophy of not overspending for any one player or position group is the best way...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:22 PM
In the wake of NFL draft prospect Michael Sam's recent stunning announcement, which would make him the first known gay athlete (during his career) to ever play a major sport in this country if he makes it in the league,......
| Jan 3, 2014
| 6:35 PM
— Riley Cooper flashed a sad smile and walked away without saying a word.
What the fourth-year Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver was running from on Wednesday was a question about the end of his first year, when he was in his first playoff game...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:50 PM
— Seven wins in their last eight regular-season games, a 10-6 record and an NFC East crown landed the Philadelphia Eagles back in the playoffs for the first time since 2010.
Those factors also worked to pull up the team's final grades, after a...