Philadelphia Sports News and Rumors
Will Sam Bradford retire?profootballtalk.com Updated 15 minutes agoThe 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…Share Tweet
49ers offensive players like “quicker,” “very detailed” Chip Kelly schemeprofootballtalk.com 33 minutes agoWhen 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…Share TweetQuarterback 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…Share Tweet
Brookover: Eagles need to find a gem among free-agent signeesphilly.com 15 hours agoNFL 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…Share Tweetphilly.com 17 hours agoTHE 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.Share Tweet
Eagles sign 16 rookie free agents, waive a pairprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoThe 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…Share TweetJaime Garcia watched in wonder as teammate Brandon Moss launched a moonshot at Busch Stadium.Share TweetMLB.com 19 hours agoMatt 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.Share Tweet
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.Share TweetThe 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 …Share TweetThe Cardinals rallied for two runs in the ninth inning for a walk-off win, as Phillies' closer Jeanmar Gomez suffered his first blown save.Share Tweetphilly.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.Share Tweet
Eagles sign five picksprofootballtalk.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…Share TweetJOE 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.Share Tweet
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.Share Tweet
Howard HR lifts Phillies over CardinalsMLB.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.Share Tweet
Are 2016 Eagles better than the 1999 Eagles?May 5The 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.
Stephen A.: To hell with Sam Bradford and his wishesMay 4Stephen 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.
Clayton: Sanchez better off than BradfordMay 4ESPN 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.
Can Bradford's situation be resolved amicably?May 3Jeff Saturday joins His & Hers to weigh in on if a resolution can be reached between QB Sam Bradford and the Eagles anytime soon.