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Eagles deal tackle Matt Tobin to Seahawks

The Seahawks need tackles after the season-ending injury suffered by projected Week One starting left tackle George Fant. And they got one on Monday. The Eagles have announced a deal that sends Matt Tobin and a 2018 seventh-round pick to Seattle for a 2018 fifth-round pick. Listed as a tackle in the announcement, Tobin also [more]

Damarious Randall to Bryce Treggs: You shouldn’t play dirty

Eagles receiver Bryce Treggs was fined $25,000 for a illegal hit in an Aug. 10 preseason game and didn’t seem particularly pleased. “I made league minimum last year and I just got fined 25K. I’m starting a gofundme to pay it,” tweeted Treggs, who made $450,000 last season. The tweet didn’t particularly please the recipient [more]

Trade from Eagles still motivates Byron Maxwell

The Dolphins are in Philadelphia for a couple of joint practices with the Eagles before they play on Thursday night and that means Dolphins cornerback Byron Maxwell got questions about the trade that sent him from Philadelphia to Miami last year. Maxwell spent one dismal year with the Eagles after signing a six-year, $63 million [more]

Alshon Jeffery doesn’t think he’s behind after shoulder injury

In Thursday’s game against the Bills, Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery ran an out route on a 3rd-and-12 play that wound up falling short of conversion after quarterback Carson Wentz completed a pass to tight end Zach Ertz. If Wentz was looking for Jeffery, he probably didn’t find him because Jeffery was supposed to run [more]

Who wins the NFC East?

With the regular season approaching quickly, it’s time to eat the low-hanging fruit when it comes to fashioning the PFT Live question of the day. We’ll be asking which team will win each division, beginning with one of the more competitive divisions in football: The NFC East, a division captured by the Cowboys in 2016. [more]

Sean McDermott on players protesting anthem: “The key word here is respect”

For NFL players whose roster spots are secure, using the national anthem as a vehicle for protesting or highlighting a cause entails little professional risk. For players on the bubble, it’s a different issue altogether. On Thursday, Bills offensive tackle Cameron Jefferson — who has bounced from team to team in three years and hasn’t [more]

Derek Barnett out of practice with lower body injury

The Eagles are talking about getting defensive end Derek Barnett more work with their first team, but he’ll need to get healthy before he can run with the first string. At the moment, Barnett is not healthy enough to practice. Per multiple reports, Barnett did not work out with the team on Sunday and coach [more]

Could LeGarrette Blount already be on the outs in Philly?

The last time LeGarrette Blount left the Patriots, he signed with a team in Pennsylvania. It didn’t go well, Blount was cut, he rejoined the Pats, and he won a Super Bowl. Blount has now left the Pats again for a different team in Pennsylvania. It’s already not going well. And there’s speculation that he’ll [more]

LeGarrette Blount brushes off preseason struggles

Eagles running back LeGarrette Blount has struggled this preseason. Which he says matters not at all. After carrying five times for 18 yards and losing a fumble on Thursday night against the Bills, Blount said he has never been a big-time preseason player. “You go back and look at my preseason performance and then go [more]

John Lynch regrets calling anthem protests “divisive”

John Lynch is following the footsteps of Hue Jackson, with those footsteps backpedaling from their first round of remarks about national anthem protests. With a chance to reflect and to see Malcolm Jenkins and Chris Long standing together last night, the 49ers General Manager now wishes he’d have chosen his words more carefully, saying he [more]

Doug Pederson: “Important” for Derek Barnett to get work with first team

Cornerback Ronald Darby wasn’t the only new addition to the Eagles defense to impress coach Doug Pederson in Thursday night’s game against the Bills. First-round pick Derek Barnett had his third sack of the preseason when he dropped Bills quarterback Nathan Peterman in the third quarter of the game and he showed an ability to [more]

Ronald Darby “very impressive” in first Eagles outing

Cornerback Ronald Darby spent a lot of time this summer guarding Bills wide receivers in practice and he was back in that position on Thursday night. The big difference was that Darby was now wearing an Eagles uniform after last week’s trade that sent him to Philly in exchange for wide receiver Jordan Matthews and [more]

Chris Long on show of support for Malcolm Jenkins: “I just told Malcolm, ‘I’m here for you.'”

Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins has been raising a fist in the air during the national anthem since last season as a symbol of protest. Thursday night against the Buffalo Bills, Jenkins was joined in a show of unity as defensive end Chris Long stood adjacent with his arm draped on Jenkins’ shoulders. The events of [more]

Bills receiver Rod Streater left game on cart with apparent foot injury

Bills head coach Sean McDermott had called Rod Streater one of the highlights of training camp this year in Buffalo. That made the abrupt conclusion to his night in Philadelphia that much more difficult to handle. Streater left Thursday night’s game against the Eagles on the back of a cart after being injured on the [more]

Malcolm Jenkins, Chris Long make a statement of unity during anthem

At a time when many around the nation are talking about a search for some sense of unity, a pair of football players gave us a picture of it Thursday night. As the national anthem played before the Eagles-Bills game, Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins raised his fist in a silent protest, as he has since [more]

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