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Davis: Chip does more for players than anybody

Davis: Chip does more for players than anybody

philly.com Updated 3 hours ago
Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis was asked about how Chip Kelly relates to players, in the wake of allegations that Kelly is too much of a control freak or even has trouble relating to black players. Davis said the criticisms make little sense to…
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  • Eagles lose Travis Long to torn ACL for second straight year

    Eagles lose Travis Long to torn ACL for second straight year

    profootballtalk.com 49 minutes ago
    Eagles linebacker Travis Long missed the entire season last year with a torn left ACL suffered in August. And now he’ll miss his second straight season after tearing the same ACL today. The Eagles have confirmed that Long tore his left ACL in practice a…
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  • Marcus Smith's future is in his hands

    Marcus Smith's future is in his hands

    philly.com 1 hour ago
    By 1:30 Monday afternoon, all the Eagles players, except two, had left the practice fields at the NovaCare Complex. The two who remained were linebackers Connor Barwin and Marcus Smith, and they charged toward and slap-boxed with an orange-padded tackli…
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  • Chip Kelly: I don’t hide my personal life, but it’s bizarre any…

    Chip Kelly: I don’t hide my personal life, but it’s bizarre anyone cares

    profootballtalk.com 6 hours ago
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly says that contrary to common belief, the recent revelation that he was once married wasn’t something that he’s been hiding. It’s just something he doesn’t care to discuss publicly. Kelly says that if people are interested in his …
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  • Bradford cleared, practices without brace

    Bradford cleared, practices without brace

    On the Eagles’ first day of training camp, former Ram Sam Bradford took first-team reps as QB.
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  • Brandon Boykin clarifies, says Chip Kelly just can’t communicat…

    Brandon Boykin clarifies, says Chip Kelly just can’t communicate

    Now-Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin brought up an old topic when his initial remarks on being traded from the Eagles suggested that coach Chip Kelly wasn’t comfortable with black men. But upon arriving at Steelers camp, Boykin tried to clarify his re…
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  • Eagles Notebook: Back on field, Moffitt in shape, ready to perf…

    Eagles Notebook: Back on field, Moffitt in shape, ready to perform

    philly.com 17 hours ago
    The guard — who has battled drug usage, been arrested and quit the NFL since 2013 — now suits up as a Bird.
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  • Eagles training camp: August 2

    Eagles training camp: August 2

    philly.com 24 hours ago
    Sunday was the first day of Eagles Camp at the Nova Care Center
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  • Eagles Notes:  Kelly says Kendricks won't be traded

    Eagles Notes: Kelly says Kendricks won't be traded

    philly.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    The speculation can stop: Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks will not be traded, coach Chip Kelly said Sunday. "Mychal Kendricks is not going anywhere," Kelly said. "I can tell you that right now. You can write that down in ink, not pencil."
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  • Here we go with more 'Chip Kelly is racist' controversy nonsens…

    Here we go with more 'Chip Kelly is racist' controversy nonsense

    yahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Chip Kelly might be a bit crazy when it comes to personnel moves, but that doesn't make the Philadelphia Eagles coach a racist, no matter how hard people pitch that controversy. Running back LeSean McCoy was first to insinuate Kelly was racist, likely b…
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  • Jets have spoken to Evan Mathis, but price too high

    Jets have spoken to Evan Mathis, but price too high

    profootballtalk.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Guard Evan Mathis was set to make $5.5 million for the Eagles this season, but stayed away from Philly during offseason workouts before being released amid conflicting accounts about whether or not that’s what he wanted. Mathis hasn’t landed another job…
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  • Eagles sign Villanova RB Monangai

    Eagles sign Villanova RB Monangai

    philly.com Aug 1 (2 days ago)
    The Eagles signed rookie free-agent running back Kevin Monangai, a Villanova product, on Saturday. Monangai, who gained 3,167 rushing yards and scored 34 touchdowns for the Wildcats over four seasons, was at the Eagles' rookie camp in May.
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  • Eagles season can go one of three ways

    Eagles season can go one of three ways

    philly.com Jul 31 (3 days ago)
    There are three doors, and the Eagles will walk through one of them this season. You don't need Monty Hall to tell you that not all doors are created equal, but that is the nature of a boom-or-bust season so reliant on things that are still uncertain.
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  • Eagles counting on Thurmond to switch from cornerback to safety

    Eagles counting on Thurmond to switch from cornerback to safety

    philly.com Jul 31 (3 days ago)
    Walter Thurmond watches Malcolm Jenkins in practice. He has emulated former teammates Earl Thomas and Antrel Rolle. It's part of his acclimation to a new position, but it's no coincidence those are safeties that Thurmond says he admires.
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  • Brandon Graham says Tim Tebow will not only make Eagles but pla…

    Brandon Graham says Tim Tebow will not only make Eagles but play a lot

    yahoo.com Jul 31 (3 days ago)
    Why hasn't there been more Tim Tebow talk this offseason? We're kidding — sort of. On the one hand, Tebow always will generate buzz, and it reached the point of exhaustion before. But on the other, it has been a bit tame all things considered, especiall…
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  • ESPN tabs Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer as MNF B-team

    ESPN tabs Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer as MNF B-team

    profootballtalk.com Jul 31 (3 days ago)
    Chris Berman and Trent Dilfer will be in the booth for ESPN for the Week One late game on Monday Night Football. With the normal Monday Night team of Mike Tirico and Jon Gruden calling the early game, Eagles-Falcons, Berman and Dilfer will be in San Fra…
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  • Video - Eagles QBs on getting reps 00:39

    Eagles QBs on getting reps

    Aug 2
    Sam Bradford and Mark Sanchez discuss training camp on Sunday, when Bradford worked with the first team.
  • Video - Competition opens, but it's Sam Bradford's job to lose 01:03

    Competition opens, but it's Sam Bradford's job to lose

    Aug 2
    ESPN Eagles reporter Phil Sheridan says that while Bradford may be in an open competition with Mark Sanchez, it is Bradford's job to lose. After trading for Bradford, coach Chip Kelly wants and needs Bradford to be the Eagles' starting quarterback.
  • Video - Chip Kelly addresses Boykin trade 00:36

    Chip Kelly addresses Boykin trade

    Aug 2
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly discusses the Steelers' interest in obtaining Brandon Boykin and why Philadelphia finally decided to trade the cornerback.
  • Video - Steelers trade for Eagles CB Brandon Boykin 00:51

    Steelers trade for Eagles CB Brandon Boykin

    Aug 1
    ESPN's Jeremy Fowler says the Steelers' offense is too good to be handcuffed by problems in the secondary, prompting team brass to create more competition with a trade.

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