Philadelphia Eagles

Nostalgia: Looking back at the 2001 Eagles

New From the Bleachers podcast! I’ve been doing themed weeks for the BGN Eagles Quarantine Watch Parties the last two weeks. This week, our poll was between three big time Birds wins from the 2001 season. Here’s what I wrote about the magic of that season for both the franchise and me earlier in the...

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Eagles 2020 Opponent Preview: Cleveland Browns

Photo by: 2019 Nick Cammett/Diamond Images via Getty Images Previewing Philadelphia’s schedule. Bleeding Green Nation’s 2020 Philadelphia Eagles opponent preview series continues today with their Week 11 enemy: the Cleveland Browns. (Previously: Week 8 preview.) “This is the year the Browns are finally...

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BGN Eagles Quarantine Watch Party: The Birds take down Dallas in 2001

How ‘bout dem Cowboys?!? Narrowly squeaking out the victory with 42 percent of the vote, the BGN readers have decided that for this week’s watch party, we’ll be viewing the Eagles’ 2001 road victory in Dallas. The Week 10 contest put the Eagles at 6-3 on their way to a 11-5 record and a division title....

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The Linc - The Eagles’ top training camp battles

Photo by Will Newton/Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 8/6/20. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Five Eagles training camp battles to watch - PhillyVoice5) The outside corner opposite Darius Slay: Avonte Maddox vs. Sidney Jones. This isn’t really a training camp battle,...

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9 hours ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles reportedly re-sign Marcus Green

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images Welcome back. The Philadelphia Eagles are re-signing wide receiver Marcus Green, according to a report from NFL insider Tom Pelissero. The Eagles waived Green back on July 26 in order to help cut down to the 80-player roster limit. It wasn’t surprising to see the...

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Fletcher Cox says Doug Pederson is doing a ‘really good job leading this team virtually’

Plus, the Eagles veteran hosted the d-line in Texas this offseason. One of the more veteran voices on the Eagles’ defense now is Fletcher Cox, and he even got the defensive line unit together this offseason for some work away from the facility. But, now that they’re back, Cox spoke to the media on Wednesday...

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Eagles 2020 Opponent Preview: Dallas Cowboys

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports Previewing Philadelphia’s schedule. Bleeding Green Nation’s 2020 Philadelphia Eagles opponent preview series continues today with their Week 8 and Week 16 enemy: the Dallas Cowboys. (Previously: Week 7 preview.) You see, the thing about the Cowboys is that DALLAS SUCKS. Read...

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Forecasting the Eagles’ roster with the most important indicator of success

Credit: @Eagles and @TCUFootball Time to get serious. Some say that there’s no better way to project a player’s success than by evaluating their jersey number. And by “some,” I mean Benjamin Solak and me. That’s why we invented the very important and super serious science of #JerseyNumberAnalytics. Laugh...

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1 day ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

Tra Thomas has concerns about the Eagles moving Jason Peters to right guard

Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images Plus: thoughts on Andre Dillard, Jeff Stoutland, and more offensive line topics. When asked ‘What made you think Jason Peters can play right guard?’ during a virtual press conference last week, Doug Pederson said the team believes it will be “relatively easy” for...

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The Linc - The case for quarantining an Eagles quarterback

Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 8/5/20. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Why Eagles should quarantine a quarterback for the 2020 season - NBCSPThe Eagles should quarantine a quarterback as an insurance policy and the obvious choice is Nate Sudfeld....

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1 day ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

Report: Eagles never made official offer to LeSean McCoy

Photo by Drew Hallowell/Philadelphia Eagles/Getty Images Any mutual interest clearly wasn’t strong enough. LeSean McCoy spoke to reporters on Tuesday for the first time since signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers last week. He confirmed the Philadelphia Eagles’ rumored interest in him: “Philly was...

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LeSean McCoy Talks Signing Contract with Tom Brady's Bucs amid Eagles Interest

LeSean McCoy has officially signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers , but he also had an option to return to the Philadelphia Eagles ...

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2 days ago, Bleacher Report, Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles claim tight end off waivers, place Brandon Brooks on active/PUP list

Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images Roster news. The Philadelphia Eagles officially announced two roster moves on Tuesday afternoon: 1) the team claimed tight end Caleb Wilson off waivers and 2) the team placed starting right guard Brandon Brooks on the active/physically unable to perform list. CALEB...

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2 days ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles reportedly set to hold two full speed scrimmages in training camp

Photo by Andy Lewis/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images In lieu of preseason games. Remember when Brian Baldinger said he was hearing whispers about some big Philadelphia Eagles news? Well, we finally have the reveal! Baldy dropped the following tidbit during an appearance on the Around the NFL podcast...

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2 days ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

2021 NFL Draft: Pre-training camp mock draft lands Eagles, Jets WR help

This pre-training camp mock draft gives an early look at the 2021 NFL Draft. In an offseason unlike anything we’ve ever seen before, the biggest concern seems to be whether or not NFL games or college football games will even be played amid the COVID-19 pandemic. There have been opt-outs every...

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Eagles 2020 Opponent Preview: New York Giants

Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images Previewing Philadelphia’s schedule. Bleeding Green Nation’s 2020 Philadelphia Eagles opponent preview series continues today with their Week 7 and 10 enemy: the New York Giants. (Previously: Week 6 preview.) The Eagles moving ahead of the Giants in the all-time series...

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The Linc - NFL opt out deadline reportedly set for Thursday

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 8/4/20. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... NFL opt-out deadline set for Thursday, source says - ESPNThe deadline for NFL players to opt out of the 2020 season will be Thursday at 4 p.m. ET, a source told ESPN’s Adam Schefter....

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2 days ago, Bleeding Green Nation, Philadelphia Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson: 'Energy is high' after testing positive for COVID-19

Doug Pederson is still confident the NFL has the proper coronavirus protocols in place despite his positive test result.        

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3 days ago, USA Today, Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson tests positive for coronavirus

Before he can return to work, Pederson must return multiple negative tests. It's believed he contracted the virus outside of the Eagles' training facility.  

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3 days ago, Yard Barker, Philadelphia Eagles

Doug Pederson speaks for first time since positive coronavirus test

Hear from the Philadelphia Eagles head coach. Doug Pederson held a Zoom press conference with Eagles reporters on Monday morning following the Sunday night news that he tested positive for COVID-19. The head coach started things off with a statement: “First of all, I appreciate everyone’s well wishes....

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