| Sep 7, 2014
| 8:51 AM
— Call Chip Kelly a successful salesman for getting his Philadelphia Eagles players, who are technically free to do what they want, to do exactly what he requires and feel good about it.
When he took over as head coach last January, he changed...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:29 AM
Now comes the tough part.
What Chip Kelly was able to achieve in his first season last year as coach of the Philadelphia Eagles — he took them from worst to first in the NFC East — was relatively easy and commonplace in this era of NFL...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 12:20 PM
— After saying in a radio interview this morning that he didn't think left guard Evan Mathis had a season-ending knee injury, Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly this afternoon had nothing more to offer on either Mathis or right tackle Allen...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:59 PM
— How quickly the Philadelphia Eagles can get to the point where their defense is difficult or impossible to predict will determine how quickly they can get back into the true championship contention they enjoyed for the most part from 2000-08....
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:26 AM
When the Eagles report back to the NovaCare Complex on July 25, two defensive veterans to pay particular attention to are cornerback Bradley Fletcher and linebacker Brandon Graham.
Both are super great personalities who work as hard as anyone. Graham'...
| 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...
| Aug 27, 2014
| 7:31 PM
— For dozens of Philadelphia Eagles, Thursday night's preseason finale against old friend Michael Vick and the visiting New York Jets represents the last chance to impress. NFL rosters must be trimmed from 75 to 53 by Saturday afternoon, with so...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 10:40 AM
Running back Matthew Tucker was a surprise release by the Philadelphia Eagles, who tentatively trimmed their roster to the NFL-mandated limit of 53 by today's 4 p.m. deadline.
The move, which leaves the team with just two healthy players (LeSean McCoy...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 7:39 PM
— Each NFL season beings an assortment of puzzles and surprises.
For the Philadelphia Eagles, the first of each became apparent the minute they officially announced their initial 53-man roster of 2014 on Saturday.
Among the notable names not...