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Chiefs claim Damion Square, sign nine to practice squad

Chiefs claim Damion Square, sign nine to practice squad

profootballtalk.com Updated 7 hours ago
When you see a player move from the Eagles to the Chiefs, the impulse is to say that Chiefs coach Andy Reid made the move because of some knowledge he gleaned while he was still in Philadelphia. That’s not the case with defensive lineman Damion Square, …
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  • Loss of Long puts pressure on two other Eagles linebackers

    Loss of Long puts pressure on two other Eagles linebackers

    philly.com 17 hours ago
    Travis Long's No. 57 jersey was not going to be displayed in Philadelphia sporting goods stores this season, but there was considerable optimism about the linebacker in the team's headquarters this summer. So when it was learned that Long tore the anter…
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  • Eagles bring eight back to practice squad

    Eagles bring eight back to practice squad

    ESPN.com 21 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Eagles brought back eight of the players they released this weekend to form an eight-man practice squad. That’s a reflection of coach Chip Kelly’s approach. Kelly values the time spent by coaches and players to develop w…
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  • Talkin' bout practice (squad): no Josey, Momah

    Talkin' bout practice (squad): no Josey, Momah

    philly.com 21 hours ago
    The Eagles filled eight of their 10 practice-squad vacancies Sunday. Fan favorite Henry Josey, a running back, was not named, and with Matthew Tucker tabbed, it sure seems Josey and the Eagles are finished. Especially with reports indicating Josey will …
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  • Damaris Johnson lands in Houston on waivers

    Damaris Johnson lands in Houston on waivers

    profootballtalk.com 23 hours ago
    The Eagles tried to trade wide receiver Damaris Johnson before making their cuts to 53 players, but no one bit and the team waived him. The Texans have taken advantage of their top spot in waiver priority to add Johnson to the roster on Sunday. Les Bowe…
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  • Injury didn't doom Polk's spot with Eagles

    Injury didn't doom Polk's spot with Eagles

    ESPN.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    Final cuts always leave question marks. The Philadelphia Eagles whittled down their roster to the final 53 on Saturday and ultimately decided to keep just three running backs – LeSean McCoy, Darren Sproles and Chris Polk. Polk, who has been battling an …
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  • Henery cut as Eagles trim roster to 53

    Henery cut as Eagles trim roster to 53

    philly.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    Cody Parkey's 54-yard field goal last Thursday was a hint that a change could come at kicker for the Eagles. When Parkey followed with a 53-yard field goal one quarter later, it seemed all but inevitable that Parkey would supplant Alex Henery.
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  • Few surprises on Eagles roster

    Few surprises on Eagles roster

    philly.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    There may be a decision to quibble with here or there, but the 53-man roster the Eagles trimmed to on Saturday didn't come with many surprises.
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  • How does Eagles' Foles near perfection?

    How does Eagles' Foles near perfection?

    philly.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    When the Eagles' exhibition season came to a weary close Thursday night, it closed, as NFL exhibition seasons always do, with the starters on the sideline, each nearly invisible beneath his ball cap, each counting the days until preparation gives way to…
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  • GM Howie Roseman on Eagles' cuts

    GM Howie Roseman on Eagles' cuts

    ESPN.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA – Eagles general manager Howie Roseman shed some light on the decision-making process that produced the team’s 53-man roster this weekend. Roseman dismissed the idea that coach Chip Kelly favors players from the University of Oregon. A tota…
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  • Henery release stirs ghosts of 2011 draft

    Henery release stirs ghosts of 2011 draft

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA -- The 2011 NFL draft was not a particularly good one for the Philadelphia Eagles. The release this weekend of kicker Alex Henery, their fourth-round pick in 2011, underscores just how bad the Eagles’ decision-making was that weekend. "…
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  • Eagles’ Travis Long suffers torn ACL

    Eagles’ Travis Long suffers torn ACL

    profootballtalk.com Aug 30 (2 days ago)
    The Eagles have lost some linebacker depth as Travis Long has been lost for the season. Long, who spent last year on Philadelphia’s practice squad and was expected to make the 53-man roster this year, suffered a torn ACL in Thursday’s preseason finale, …
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  • Graham, Barkley impress in Eagles' final dress rehearsal

    Graham, Barkley impress in Eagles' final dress rehearsal

    philly.com Aug 30 (3 days ago)
    Brandon Graham, Matt Barkley play well enough in the Eagles' preseason finale that they should remain on the team.
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  • Video - Cousin Sal Thinks His Cowboys Can Win the NFC East 14:01

    Cousin Sal Thinks His Cowboys Can Win the NFC East

    Aug 29
    Cousin Sal tries to convince Bill Simmons that his Cowboys have a chance to win the NFC East over the favorite Eagles.
  • Video - Eagles Cruise Past Jets 00:52

    Eagles Cruise Past Jets

    Aug 28
    The Eagles defeated the Jets 37-7 in their preseason finale.
  • Video - Chances Rams Trade For Mark Sanchez 00:49

    Chances Rams Trade For Mark Sanchez

    Aug 26
    Eagles QB Mark Sanchez comments on the trade rumors surrounding him, and John Clayton breaks down the chances of Sanchez ending up with the Rams.
  • Video - Rams' Options At Quarterback 01:12

    Rams' Options At Quarterback

    Aug 25
    Field Yates discusses the options at quarterback for the Rams and whether St. Louis may trade for a QB.

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