This is the August 22, 2013 news archive. View today's Eagles rumors and news.
Philadelphia Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles News and Rumors

Eagles Notebook: Eagles switch weekly day off to Monday Updated Aug 22, 2013
The Eagles' normal day off will change from Tuesdays to Mondays as Chip Kelly again goes against convention.
Share Tweet
  • Expect Eagles' Vick to be on the run Aug 22, 2013
    Quarterback Michael Vick says he'll be a dual threat for the Eagles in Chip Kelly's uptempo offense.
    Share Tweet
  • As preseason enters Week 3, here are 10 significant position battles still up in the air Aug 22, 2013
    NFL players have competed for roster spots during voluntary workouts, organized team activities, minicamp, training camp, and throughout this preseason. So far, the majority of roster spots up for grabs have been won.Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mich…
    Share Tweet
  • Fly girl: Rookie Eagles cheerleader Michaelaann Guaracini Aug 22, 2013
    Making the squad is just the beginning for Eagles cheerleaders like Michaelaann Guaracini, who balances demanding workouts, a busy game and appearance schedule and the demands of graduate school.
    Share Tweet
  • Jason Peters will play this weekend

    It’s been a long time since Eagles tackle Jason Peters has played in a football game. Peters missed all of last season after tearing his Achilles twice in the offseason and then missed the first two preseason games this year because of a hamstring injur…
    Share Tweet
  • Allen strives to survive secondary purge Aug 22, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA – Only the strong (safety) survived. That’s been the case so far, as the overhaul of the Eagles’ dreadful 2012 secondary remains incomplete. Strong safety Nate Allen could be the sole survivor. “Nate's a phenomenal athlete and good football…
    Share Tweet
  • Eagles prefer to keep Boykin in nickel slot Aug 22, 2013
    The greatest impediment to Brandon Boykin's winning a starting job at outside cornerback isn't his competition. It is that he plays in the slot significantly better than anyone else on the roster.
    Share Tweet
  • Defensive secondary a primary concern Aug 22, 2013
    Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis says defensive backfield is a work in progress.
    Share Tweet
  • Eagles Notebook: No baby steps for Lane Johnson Aug 22, 2013
    Offensive tackle hasn't had many rookie moments in his first training camp with the Eagles.
    Share Tweet
  • Griffin closer to playing opener vs. Eagles Aug 22, 2013
    The Redskins' star quarterback says 'my eyes are set on Philly.'
    Share Tweet
  • Tra Thomas officially joins Eagles staff as offensive assistant Aug 22, 2013
    Tra Thomas is now officially a full-time assistant coach for the Philadelphia Eagles. Thomas, who played 11 seasons for the Eagles, had already been serving as a coaching intern for the Eagles. According to Geoff Mosher of CSNPhilly,com, the Eagles have…
    Share Tweet
  • Video - Inside the Huddle with John Clayton 02:13

    Inside the Huddle with John Clayton

    Aug 22
    John Clayton provides the inside skinny on the impact of of tight ends, Chip Kelly and his fast-paced Eagles' offense, and why J.J. Watt's goal of 20 sacks, 20 tackles for losses and 20 deflected passes may be in jeopardy.