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Davis: Chip does more for players than anybody

Davis: Chip does more for players than anybody

philly.com Updated 1 hour ago
Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis was asked about how Chip Kelly relates to players, in the wake of allegations that Kelly is too much of a control freak or even has trouble relating to black players. Davis said the criticisms make little sense to…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    Rumor Roundup: Is the time right to trade Shea Weber?

    thehockeynews.com 4 hours ago
    While the Nashville Predators matched a 14-year, $110-million offer sheet for captain Shea Weber from the Philadelphia Flyers in July 2012, he’s remained the subject of annual off-season trade speculation. Weber’s value to the Predators and the expense …
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  • Chip Kelly: I don’t hide my personal life, but it’s bizarre any…

    Chip Kelly: I don’t hide my personal life, but it’s bizarre anyone cares

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly says that contrary to common belief, the recent revelation that he was once married wasn’t something that he’s been hiding. It’s just something he doesn’t care to discuss publicly. Kelly says that if people are interested in his …
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  • What We Learned: What Jake Voracek tells us about usage and pla…

    What We Learned: What Jake Voracek tells us about usage and player value

    yahoo.com 8 hours ago
    Late last week, Jakub Voracek signed a hefty contract extension with the Philadelphia Flyers that made him a player with the 10th-highest cap hit in the league (tied with Eric Staal and Ryan Getzlaf). The initial reaction most people had to that deal pr…
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  • Bradford cleared, practices without brace

    Bradford cleared, practices without brace

    On the Eagles’ first day of training camp, former Ram Sam Bradford took first-team reps as QB.
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  • Brandon Boykin clarifies, says Chip Kelly just can’t communicat…

    Brandon Boykin clarifies, says Chip Kelly just can’t communicate

    Now-Steelers cornerback Brandon Boykin brought up an old topic when his initial remarks on being traded from the Eagles suggested that coach Chip Kelly wasn’t comfortable with black men. But upon arriving at Steelers camp, Boykin tried to clarify his re…
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  • Eagles Notebook: Back on field, Moffitt in shape, ready to perf…

    Eagles Notebook: Back on field, Moffitt in shape, ready to perform

    philly.com 15 hours ago
    The guard — who has battled drug usage, been arrested and quit the NFL since 2013 — now suits up as a Bird.
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  • Eagles training camp: August 2

    Eagles training camp: August 2

    philly.com 22 hours ago
    Sunday was the first day of Eagles Camp at the Nova Care Center
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  • Eagles Notes:  Kelly says Kendricks won't be traded

    Eagles Notes: Kelly says Kendricks won't be traded

    philly.com 23 hours ago
    The speculation can stop: Eagles linebacker Mychal Kendricks will not be traded, coach Chip Kelly said Sunday. "Mychal Kendricks is not going anywhere," Kelly said. "I can tell you that right now. You can write that down in ink, not pencil."
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  • Peterson, Teheran Lead Braves Past Phillies 6-2

    Peterson, Teheran Lead Braves Past Phillies 6-2

    nytimes.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Jace Peterson had three hits, including a three-run home run, and Julio Teheran pitched seven strong innings to lead the Atlanta Braves to a 6-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.
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  • Here we go with more 'Chip Kelly is racist' controversy nonsens…

    Here we go with more 'Chip Kelly is racist' controversy nonsense

    yahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Chip Kelly might be a bit crazy when it comes to personnel moves, but that doesn't make the Philadelphia Eagles coach a racist, no matter how hard people pitch that controversy. Running back LeSean McCoy was first to insinuate Kelly was racist, likely b…
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  • Cole Hamels thanks Philadelphia with full-page ad

    Cole Hamels thanks Philadelphia with full-page ad

    yahoo.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Parting is such sweet sorrow, even when we're fully prepared for the new road ahead. On Saturday, Cole Hamels officially started his new journey with the Texas Rangers exactly one week to the day after his historic final appearance with the Philadelphia…
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  • Getting To Know: Ed Hospodar 

    Getting To Know: Ed Hospodar 

    thehockeynews.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Status: Former NHL defenseman for New York Rangers, Hartford, Philadelphia, Minnesota, Buffalo from 1979-1988. Ht: 6-foot-2 Wt: 210 pounds DOB: Feb. 9, 1959 In: Bowling Green, Ohio Early Hockey Memory: “Waking up in the morning and going with my brother…
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  • Jets have spoken to Evan Mathis, but price too high

    Jets have spoken to Evan Mathis, but price too high

    profootballtalk.com Aug 2 (yesterday)
    Guard Evan Mathis was set to make $5.5 million for the Eagles this season, but stayed away from Philly during offseason workouts before being released amid conflicting accounts about whether or not that’s what he wanted. Mathis hasn’t landed another job…
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  • Video - Competition opens, but it's Sam Bradford's job to lose 01:03

    Competition opens, but it's Sam Bradford's job to lose

    Aug 2
    ESPN Eagles reporter Phil Sheridan says that while Bradford may be in an open competition with Mark Sanchez, it is Bradford's job to lose. After trading for Bradford, coach Chip Kelly wants and needs Bradford to be the Eagles' starting quarterback.
  • Video - Eagles QBs on getting reps 00:39

    Eagles QBs on getting reps

    Aug 2
    Sam Bradford and Mark Sanchez discuss training camp on Sunday, when Bradford worked with the first team.
  • Video - Chip Kelly addresses Boykin trade 00:36

    Chip Kelly addresses Boykin trade

    Aug 2
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly discusses the Steelers' interest in obtaining Brandon Boykin and why Philadelphia finally decided to trade the cornerback.
  • Video - Steelers trade for Eagles CB Brandon Boykin 00:51

    Steelers trade for Eagles CB Brandon Boykin

    Aug 1
    ESPN's Jeremy Fowler says the Steelers' offense is too good to be handcuffed by problems in the secondary, prompting team brass to create more competition with a trade.

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