Philadelphia Sports News and Rumors

  • Will Sam Bradford retire?

    Will Sam Bradford retire?

    profootballtalk.com Updated 15 minutes ago
    The Eagles and quarterback Sam Bradford remain at an impasse. The team, which committed $22 million in fully-guaranteed money to Bradford under a two-year deal, envisions Bradford to be the Week One starter. Bradford, who accepted the two-year deal with…
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  • 49ers offensive players like “quicker,” “very detailed” Chip Ke…

    49ers offensive players like “quicker,” “very detailed” Chip Kelly scheme

    profootballtalk.com 33 minutes ago
    When Chip Kelly’s three-year run as the head coach of the Eagles came crashing to an end late last season, it wasn’t easy to find players raving about playing for him. Things are a bit different for his charges with the 49ers at this point in his tenure…
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  • Eagles sign two more picks

    Eagles sign two more picks

    Quarterback Carson Wentz is the only unsigned member of the Eagles’ 2016 draft class. The Eagles announced Friday that third-round guard Isaac Seumalo and fifth-round tackle Halapoulivaati Vaitai have signed their rookie deals. The team’s other five dra…
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  • Brookover: Eagles need to find a gem among free-agent signees

    Brookover: Eagles need to find a gem among free-agent signees

    philly.com 15 hours ago
    NFL history is filled with terrific stories about undrafted players who went on to become superstars and Super Bowl winners. One of them - Kurt Warner - was even a Super Bowl MVP. This, of course, would be a good time for the Eagles to find one of those…
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  • Eagles sign 16 undrafted rookies

    Eagles sign 16 undrafted rookies

    philly.com 17 hours ago
    THE EAGLES have been cutting marginal players, a few at a time, all week, trying to get their roster in shape so they could announce the list of undrafted college free agents who agreed to terms last weekend.
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  • Eagles sign 16 rookie free agents, waive a pair

    Eagles sign 16 rookie free agents, waive a pair

    profootballtalk.com 18 hours ago
    The Eagles are the latest team to announce their crop of rookie free agent signings. The team has brought in 16 players to fill out their 90-man roster, although making room for all of them led to the release of a pair of players who will need to pursue…
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  • Garcia Goes 7, Moss Hits Long HR as Cardinals Blank Phillies

    Garcia Goes 7, Moss Hits Long HR as Cardinals Blank Phillies

    nytimes.com MLB.com 18 hours ago
    Jaime Garcia watched in wonder as teammate Brandon Moss launched a moonshot at Busch Stadium.
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  • Adams exits with left knee contusion

    Adams exits with left knee contusion

    MLB.com 19 hours ago
    Matt Adams exited Thursday's 4-0 win over the Phillies after four innings due to a left knee contusion that may have been the result of him getting tangled up with a baserunner as he took a throw to end the first inning.
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  • Remember Jon Ritchie?

    Remember Jon Ritchie?

    philly.com May 5 (yesterday)
    A former Eagles fullback who lost a Republican primary for state Senate just might end up running as a Democrat.
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  • Nelson Agholor: I need to prove I can help this team win

    Nelson Agholor: I need to prove I can help this team win

    profootballtalk.com philly.com May 5 (yesterday)
    The Eagles took wide receiver Nelson Agholor in the first round of the 2015 draft and gave him plenty of snaps over the course of the season, but, much like everything else Eagles-related last year, Agholor’s season was a disappointment. Agholor caught …
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  • Holliday's walk-off lifts Cards over Phillies

    Holliday's walk-off lifts Cards over Phillies

    MLB.com nytimes.com May 5 (yesterday)
    The Cardinals rallied for two runs in the ninth inning for a walk-off win, as Phillies' closer Jeanmar Gomez suffered his first blown save.
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  • Carson Wentz joins shaky history of Eagles QBs on Sports Illust…

    Carson Wentz joins shaky history of Eagles QBs on Sports Illustrated cover

    philly.com May 4 (yesterday)
    If you're a superstitious sports fan -- and really, is there any other kind -- there may be good news and bad news embedded in Sports Illustrated's cover shot of Eagles new QB Carson Wentz.
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  • Eagles sign five picks

    Eagles sign five picks

    profootballtalk.com May 4 (yesterday)
    The bad old days when it took weeks or months to sign a draft class are long gone. The latest reminder of that came on Wednesday when the Eagles announced that they’ve signed five players they selected last week. Running back Wendell Smallwood is the hi…
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  • Source: Eagles to interview Bears scout Joe Douglas for personn…

    Source: Eagles to interview Bears scout Joe Douglas for personnel chief position

    philly.com profootballtalk.com May 4 (yesterday)
    JOE DOUGLAS, described by a source close to the situation as the "top candidate" to direct Eagles' personnel under Howie Roseman, is scheduled to interview for the job Thursday, and could be officially hired very quickly after that.
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  • Ford: Can Flyers make patience pay off?

    Ford: Can Flyers make patience pay off?

    philly.com May 4 (yesterday)
    If this were another year, or another era, or another mind-set in the history of the Flyers, the team would enter this offseason with the cool, rational bearing of a man whose pants are on fire.
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  • Howard HR lifts Phillies over Cardinals

    Howard HR lifts Phillies over Cardinals

    MLB.com May 4 (2 days ago)
    Ryan Howard's home run and seven scoreless innings from Aaron Nola were enough for a 1-0 Phillies' victory over the Cardinals.
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  • Video - Are 2016 Eagles better than the 1999 Eagles? 02:05

    Are 2016 Eagles better than the 1999 Eagles?

    May 5
    The 2016 Eagles look and feel a lot like the 1999 Eagles. That's because Doug Pederson was brought in to recreate Andy Reid's successful team-building approach. Pederson said recently that the current team is better than the team Reid had in '99.
  • Video - Stephen A.: To hell with Sam Bradford and his wishes 02:02

    Stephen A.: To hell with Sam Bradford and his wishes

    May 4
    Stephen A. Smith goes off on Eagles QB Sam Bradford for complaining about his situation after signing a short-term deal with Philadelphia, which leads Stephen A. and Skip Bayless to go back-and-forth on the issue.
  • Video - Clayton: Sanchez better off than Bradford 01:12

    Clayton: Sanchez better off than Bradford

    May 4
    ESPN NFL senior writer John Clayton explains why Mark Sanchez, who makes a quarter of the salary of Sam Bradford, is in a better long-term situation.
  • Video - Can Bradford's situation be resolved amicably? 01:55

    Can Bradford's situation be resolved amicably?

    May 3
    Jeff Saturday joins His & Hers to weigh in on if a resolution can be reached between QB Sam Bradford and the Eagles anytime soon.