• Eagles sign Malcolm Jenkins, cut Patrick Chung

    Summary of 9 articles · Updated Mar 12, 2014
    Right before that move, the Eagles released Patrick Chung , whom they signed from New England in free agency last year. The Eagles also re-signed punter Donnie Jones and released safety Patrick Chung. The Eagles stayed in their base D, which forced Patrick Chung to cover Greg Jennings man to man in the slot: ET: The Eagles have announced the deal with Jenkins as well. For that to happen, the QB would have to have a boatload of time, and because Matt Cassel was able to step away from pressure from Trent Cole and Fletcher Cox, Jennings had time to blow right past Chung. Jenkins, 26, was among a handful of safeties at the level where the Birds were expected to shop, along with Mike Mitchell , Antoine Bethea and Chris Clemons, who did not sign anywhere during the opening flurry. It is what Kelly craves - the ability to try different things, to do it with athletes who are credible in different roles, and to see whether game-breaking mismatches might be created as a result.
    • Putting Malcolm Jenkins' 'poor grades' into context

      Malcolm Jenkins is a far better cover safety than anyone the Eagles had on their roster last season.
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  • Birds feel Jenkins is a good fit for their scheme

    Malcolm Jenkins fit the paradigm the Eagles set last offseason during free agency. The former Saints safety, who agreed to a three-year contract with the Eagles on Tuesday, is young, relatively inexpensive, and considered by some to be an ascending tale…
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    • Safety Jenkins joining Eagles in 3-year deal

      The Eagles moved quickly in their pursuit of a safety Tuesday when they agreed with Malcolm Jenkins on a three-year deal in the first hour of free agency. The Eagles also re-signed punter Donnie Jones and released safety Patrick Chung.
      Source: philly.com
    • Eagles sign safety Jenkins

      Former Saint Malcolm Jenkins signs a 3-year contract that could be worth $16.25 million if he reaches all the incentives.
      Source: philly.com
    • Deal with Jenkins makes sense for the Eagles

      Signing a versatile player such as Malcolm Jenkins reflects Chip Kelly's style of short- and long-term planning without overpaying.
      Source: philly.com
    • New Orleans Saints free agent safety Malcolm Jenkins agrees to terms with Eagles

      Malcolm Jenkins leaves Saints after being starting safety the past four seasons
      Source: nola.com
  • Malcolm Jenkins signing bold, calculated

    Replacing a legend is never easy. The Philadelphia Eagles have learned that the hard way. It has been five years since Philadelphia let safety Brian Dawkins, one of the most popular players in franchise history, walk in free agency. Eagles owner Jeffrey…
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