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Eagles cut Evan Moore, add nine undrafted rookies
profootballtalk.com Updated Apr 29, 2013
One veteran tight end is out and nine undrafted rookies have been added to the 90-man roster in Philadelphia. The Eagles announced today that Evan Moore, a veteran tight end they picked up off waivers from the Seahawks late last season, has been release…Upvote Share Tweet
Chip Kelly is happy to have Zach Ertz on his sidephilly.com Apr 29, 2013There was enough footage from Zach Ertz's all-American season for the Eagles to form an evaluation, but one play by the redshirt junior continues to resonate with coach Chip Kelly.Upvote Share Tweet
Domowitch Projects Foles As Starting QBAfter the Eagles’ traded up to grab USC’s Matt Barkley in the fourth round of the draft, the quarterback picture got much fuzzier in Philadelphia. Paul Domowitch of Philadelphia Daily News released his projected week one starting lineup, where he peggUpvote Share Tweet
Eagles Ink 9 UDFAs: The Eagles officially announced the signing of ni…The Eagles officially announced the signing of nine undrafted rookie free agents today. These players will mostly be training camp bodies, but a few have legitimate paths to the 53-man roster and one or two others could stick on the practice squad. Some…Upvote Share Tweet
Lane Johnson Scouting ReportLane Johnson played both right and left tackle at Oklahoma Previous scouting reports: Zach Ertz The Eagles tabbed Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson as Chip Kelly’s first-ever draft pick. Kelly acknowledges that Johnson is still raw, but is encouragUpvote Share TweetThe Philadelphia Eagles' first draft since they hired Chip Kelly as their new head coach was heavy on offense at the top. This was a bit of a surprise, since it appears they'll be running a lot of 3-4 looks on defense this year and it was thought that t…Upvote Share TweetWith the draft over, teams which weren’t able to fill specific needs are starting to reach out to free agents. And according to Adam Schefter of ESPN, former Colts and Eagles tackle Winston Justice is making a quick tour. He’s scheduled to meet the StUpvote Share Tweet
RG3 says he can run “a little bit,” plans to play Week 1Washington quarterback Robert Griffin III told fans on Saturday that he’s continuing to make good progress in rehabilitation from reconstructive knee surgery, and he expects to play in the opener against the Eagles on Monday, September 9. At the RedskinUpvote Share TweetOne NFL source says several factors led to the quarterback dropping to No. 98 in the draft where he was picked by the Eagles.Upvote Share TweetSeveral mock drafts had the Eagles taking Dion Jordan, coach Chip Kelly’s top pass rusher at Oregon. And even more mock drafts had the Bills taking Ryan Nassib, coach Doug Marrone’s quarterback at Syracuse. It didn’t work out that way. In fact, theUpvote Share TweetThrow another log on the fire. Along with the Jets, the Buccaneers and the Eagles, it’s time to add to the list of teams that don’t want Tim Tebow today. According to Matt Maiocco of CSNBayArea.com, “all indications are the 49ers have no desire to bUpvote Share Tweet
Howie Roseman and Chip Kelly on the same pagephilly.com Apr 29, 2013Eagles GM Howie Rosemans first draft with Chip Kelly as coach went smoothly, as Roseman tells it.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL Hot Read - Will Johnny Manziel succeed in the NFL?Apr 29Because of his skills and the evolution of the quarterback position, Johnny Manziel could be the most fascinating player in the 2014 NFL draft, Jeffri Chadiha writes.
Peter King: Inside the Rams' war room and more draft thoughtsApr 29ST. LOUIS -- When you spend a round in a team's war room, as I did Thursday night with the Rams, you understand why so many players, coaches, scouts and executives are magnetized to this game and cannot give it up.