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Every year, at least one player admits that a team engaged in shenanigans near the end of the draft, striking a deal with the player as a free agent before the draft was over. Last year, it was quarterback Chandler Harnish, who said he had a deal with t…Upvote Share Tweet
The Eagles twice passed on Geno Smith, and it's reasonable to wonder whether their interest in the West Virginia quarterback was ever that significant. This topic was debated leading up to the draft, and intrigue was added when owner Jeffrey Lurie accom…Upvote Share TweetAfter analyzing the draft needs of all 32 teams, PFT will review how well each team addressed those needs. Up next: The Philadelphia Eagles. What they needed: Offensive tackle, quarterback, outside linebacker, cornerback, wide receiver. Who they got: Ro…Upvote Share Tweet
Bennie Logan Scouting Reporteaglesgab.com Updated Apr 30, 2013LSU awarded DL Bennie Logan with its storied #18 jersey Previous scouting reports: Lane Johnson, Zach Ertz Entering the draft, defensive line was a pressing concern for the Eagles, who will transition to a base 3-4 system in 2013. The team did not addre…Upvote Share Tweet
Brent Celek, restaurateurThe Eagles tight end owns the new Prime Stache in Old City.Upvote Share Tweet
Reid laughs off the notion he wanted Matt BarkleyEven if Chiefs coach Andy Reid was ever interested in Matt Barkley, he has absolutely no reason to admit it now. The story was going around during the draft that the Eagles traded in front of the Chiefs in the fourth round because they thought Reid migh…Upvote Share TweetMichael Vick had a disappointing season in 2012, but new Eagles coach Chip Kelly doesn’t think that’s Vick’s fault. Kelly told WIP in Philadelphia that injuries along the Eagles’ offensive line were the biggest problem Vick had in 2012, and thereâUpvote Share Tweet
As strange as it sounds, Eagles looking long-termIt’s not as if the Eagles stood pat in free agency, and they got high marks for adding players such as Lane Johnson and Zach Ertz in the draft. But they’re still coming off a 4-12 season, and still have thin spots on defense, and general manager HowieUpvote Share Tweet
One draft won't solve all the Eagles' illsIf you look at the Eagles' roster right now, some positions appear to have only short-term solutions..Upvote Share Tweet