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  • Eagles, Kelly raise expectations before falling flat

    Coach Chip Kelly and his Philadelphia Eagles guided their fans through a roller-coaster year in 2014, first raising expectations to perhaps an unreasonable level, then suffering through a late-season collapse that has eliminated them from playoff...
  • Bust or learning curve? Eagles' rookie unknown commodity

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Philadelphia Eagles - INSIDE SLANT When the Philadelphia Eagles selected linebacker Marcus Smith with the 26th overall pick in the NFL Draft in May, they didn't expect him to step right in and start. They already...
  • Maclin confident he will return to Eagles

    Maclin confident he will return to Eagles
    PHILADELPHIA¬†— With the finish line clearly in focus, wide receiver Jeremy Maclin on Tuesday said he wants and expects to remain a Philadelphia Eagle for a long time to come. Maclin sat out all of last season, the last under his rookie contract,...
  • Eagles' failed 'execution' falls mostly on Kelly

    — "We just didn't execute." We've been hearing that statement quite a bit lately from the Philadelphia Eagles coaching staff about their players. And frankly, in the wake of three straight failed executions and their rightful elimination from...
  • Kelly keeping Eagles focused on present

    — Tough talk in a tougher situation today characterized coach Chip Kelly's edgy news conference, the first since his Philadelphia Eagles were officially eliminated from the playoffs following three straight losses that have dropped them to 9-6. The...
  • Eagles hope to maintain pass pressure vs. Redskins

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Philadelphia Eagles - INSIDE SLANT The pass-rushing numbers line up pretty well for the Philadelphia Eagles in their must-win game against the Washington Redskins on Saturday. They are second in the league in sacks...
  • Eagles pass-rush future could be now with Graham

    Eagles pass-rush future could be now with Graham
    PHILADELPHIA¬†— In his transformation from defensive end to outside linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles, Brandon Graham has gone from being in the wrong place at the wrong time to holding extreme leverage in his next contract negotiation, which...
  • Eagles hope to maintain pass rush vs. Redskins

    The Sports Xchange Eagles hope to maintain pass rush vs. Redskins PHILADELPHIA -- The pass-rushing numbers line up for the Philadelphia Eagles in their must-win game against the Washington Redskins on Saturday. They are second in the league with 47...
  • Smith asked to make another move to help Eagles

    Smith asked to make another move to help Eagles
    PHILADELPHIA¬†— Once again, rookie first-round draft pick Marcus Smith is switching positions, even though it might only be temporary. Smith is moving back to outside linebacker, the position he was drafted to play, after being forced to move...
  • Monday Morning Quarterback: If you can't beat 'em ... sign 'em

    Monday Morning Quarterback: If you can't beat 'em ... sign 'em
    So much has been made about the future of the Eagles' quarterback position even before Nick Foles was felled by a broken collarbone. And while those questions will only intensify following Sunday night's disastrous loss to the Dallas Cowboys, it's...
  • Source: Eagles' Trent Cole has fractured hand

    Trent Cole fractured a bone in his hand against the Cowboys on Sunday night, an NFL source said. It's unclear if the Eagles outside linebacker will need season-ending surgery. Even if he doesn't, Cole would be a long shot to play against the Redskins...