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Eagles expect to sign LSU receiver Russell Shepard

Eagles expect to sign LSU receiver Russell Shepard

One of the nine undrafted players who agreed to terms with the Eagles is Louisiana State's Russell Shepard, a dynamic athlete who never played to his reputation with the Tigers.
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  • Eagles' draft passed on top defensive players

    Eagles' draft passed on top defensive players

    philly.com May 1, 2013
    The Eagles had no trouble defending their approach to the 2013 draft: It was consistent, and it was according to plan.
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  • Eagles draftee Logan doesn't crave attention

    Eagles draftee Logan doesn't crave attention

    philly.com May 1, 2013
    If third-round pick Bennie Logan is already overshadowed as a member of the Eagles' 2013 draft class, because quarterback Matt Barkley was drafted one round later, it would not be the first time Logan has been snubbed.
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  • Matt Barkley Scouting Report

    Matt Barkley Scouting Report

    eaglesgab.com May 1, 2013
    Nobody expected QB Matt Barkley to fall to the 4th round Previous scouting reports: Lane Johnson, Zach Ertz, Bennie Logan The Eagles traded up to the first pick of the fourth round to ensure that they ended Matt Barkley’s unforeseen draft day slide. Gen
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  • Newest Eagles Pick Jersey Numbers

    Newest Eagles Pick Jersey Numbers

    eaglesgab.com May 1, 2013
    The Eagles were 4-12 last season and will take the field with plenty of new faces in 2013. Some rookies will make an instant impact, and they have now chosen jersey numbers. Make sure you recognize these newest Eagles when they make plays on Sundays! OT…
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  • Eagles cheerleader calendar shoot

    Eagles cheerleader calendar shoot

    philly.com May 1, 2013
    In 2012, the Philadelphia Eagles cheerleaders traveled to the Bahamas to shoot photos for their annual calendar. In 2013 photography will be done at the Jersey Shore to help storm victims.
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  • Eagles' quarterbacks, Anquan Boldin trade lead offseason superl…

    Eagles' quarterbacks, Anquan Boldin trade lead offseason superlatives

    CNNSI.com May 1, 2013
    The draft has finished and free agency has cooled off, so Don Banks takes advantage of the rare quiet to analyze the best, worst and most bizarre moments of the NFL offseason.
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  • Chip Kelly says Geno Smith visits were not smoke screens

    Chip Kelly says Geno Smith visits were not smoke screens

    profootballtalk.com May 1, 2013
    Prior to the draft, there was talk that the Eagles liked Geno Smith so much that they could take him with the No. 4 overall pick. As it turned out, not only did the Eagles pass on Smith at No. 4, but they passed on him with their second-round pick, No. …
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  • Chat wrap: Vick still likely Eagles starter

    Chat wrap: Vick still likely Eagles starter

    ESPN.com May 1, 2013
    We had our weekly chat Tuesday, and if your morning meeting is running late you can read the whole thing here. If not, here are a few highlights: Ken (Pa): Dan, realistically, what are the odds that Michael Vick is even on the Eagles roster come opening…
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  • Breakfast links: Eagles still need secondary

    Breakfast links: Eagles still need secondary

    ESPN.com May 1, 2013
    Good morning. It's Wednesday. It's May. Minicamps are around the corner. Links are hot and ready. Philadelphia Eagles The Eagles worked to overhaul their secondary early in the offseason. This was expected, since it was their most significant area of we…
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  • Video - NFC East draft grades 02:16

    NFC East draft grades

    May 1
    Andrew Siciliano and Daniel Jeremiah hand out draft grades for the NFC East and discuss if it was a mistake for the Cowboys to trade the 18th overall pick.

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  • Don Banks: Eagles QB situation, Anquan Boldin trade headline NFL offseason…

    May 1
    The bulk of free agency is finished and the 2013 draft is in the books, meaning NFL teams are set, for the most part, on the personnel front. The usual doses of spring practice and preparation remain between now and the start of training camp for the 20…