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Eagles pay Nick Foles the $1 million he missed in playing time

The Eagles are doing right by Nick Foles. For now. Foles barely missed a $1 million payment for participating in 33 percent of the team’s offensive snaps during the 2018 regular season. According to Field Yates of ESPN.com, the Eagles have paid Foles the extra $1 million in the form of a signing bonus. None [more]

Alshon Jeffery visits elementary school to see kids who had his back

Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery took last week’s loss to the Saints hard, blaming himself for the loss after a late pass when through his hands and into Saints cornerback Marcus Lattimore’s. But he has plenty of supporters, and not just inside the locker room. Via Dave Zangaro of NBC Sports Philadelphia, Jeffery showed up [more]

Eagles start making coaching staff changes

The Eagles’ 2018 season ended in New Orleans last Sunday and they’ve started work on putting together the coaching staff that will be in place for the 2019 campaign. According to reports from independent Eagles reporters Geoff Mosher and Adam Caplan, that staff will not include at least three of this year’s assistants. Wide receiver [more]

Doug Marrone: John DeFilippo hire has “zero” to do with Nick Foles

The Jaguars are expected to bring in a new starting quarterback this offseason, so it didn’t take long for suggestions that the decision to hire John DeFilippo as their offensive coordinator will lead to a run at Nick Foles. DeFilippo was the Eagles quarterbacks coach when Foles was named the MVP of Super Bowl LII [more]

Jacksonville Jaguars become immediate contenders for Nick Foles

John DeFilippo has re-emerged in Jacksonville. Which obviously means that Jacksonville could emerge as a contender for Eagles quarterback Nick Foles. DeFilippo, the quarterbacks coach during the Super Bowl run that saw Foles become the MVP of the league’s championship game, knows Foles well, and has had success with him. With Blake Bortles clearly on [more]

When it comes to Nick Foles, Howie Roseman vows to do what’s best for the Eagles

On Tuesday, the case was made for Nick Foles doing what’s best for Nick Foles, because it’s clear that the Eagles will always do what’s best for the Eagles. On Tuesday, the Eagles made it clear that, indeed, they will do what’s best for them, when it comes to Foles or anyone else. “It always [more]

Doug Pederson “very comfortable” despite shaky offensive line prospects

It’s not nearly as sexy as quarterback speculation, but the Eagles may have a real problem protecting that quarterback next season. As noted by Paul Domowitch of the Philadelphia Daily News, the Eagles could be looking for replacements for 60 percent of their offensive line heading into next year’s opener. Pro Bowl right guard Brandon Brooks [more]

Austin Hooper going to Pro Bowl for Zach Ertz

Falcons tight end Austin Hooper is headed to his first Pro Bowl, Vaughn McClure of ESPN reports. He will replace Eagles tight end Zach Ertz, who withdrew. Hooper finished 2018 with 71 catches for 660 yards and four touchdowns. His 71 receptions ranked fourth among all tight ends in the league behind Ertz (116), Travis [more]

DeForest Buckner will replace Fletcher Cox in Pro Bowl

49ers defensive lineman DeForest Buckner will play in his first Pro Bowl. He will replace Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox, who has withdrawn with an injury. Buckner joins fullback Kyle Juszczyk and tight end George Kittle as participants from the 49ers. In his third NFL season, Buckner started all 16 games and made 67 tackles, [more]

Malcolm Jenkins going to Pro Bowl in place of Landon Collins

One NFC East safety will be replacing another in the Pro Bowl later this month. The Eagles announced that Malcolm Jenkins will be going to the game. He will take the place of Giants safety Landon Collins, who went on injured reserve in December with a shoulder injury that required surgery. Jenkins has been to [more]

Howie Roseman feels “very good” about Golden Tate trade

The Eagles gave up a third-round pick to acquire wide receiver Golden Tate in October and many Eagles fans were likely hoping to see more than 30 catches for 278 yards and a touchdown from the new arrival in the regular season. Tate added seven catches for 64 yards in the playoffs and scored the [more]

Eagles: Carson Wentz is our QB, but we’d love to have everyone back

Eagles executive vice president of football operations Howie Roseman and head coach Doug Pederson met with reporters in Philadelphia on Tuesday and the future of the team’s quarterback position remained a major topic of conversation. Roseman said that the team has “a lot of confidence” in Wentz and his ability to be the team’s long-term [more]

It’s time for Nick Foles to take a stand

Last year, Eagles quarterback Nick Foles tiptoed around the elephant in the room regarding his football future, opting to accept the reality that he remained under contract in Philadelphia for 2018 and not jostling for a trade. This year, Foles needs to be ready to take a stand. If, as it appears, the Eagles will [more]

Brandon Graham makes it clear that he plans to test free agency

On Monday, Eagles defensive end Brandom Graham created the impression that he possibly would be willing to give his current team a hometown discount. On Tuesday, Graham made it clear that’s not the case. “I love Philly but I owe it to myself and my family to explore free agency,” Graham told PFT by phone [more]

Nick Foles: Relationships are what make a strong team

After Eagles wide receiver Alshon Jeffery had a pass go through his hands for what turned out to be a game-sealing interception for the Saints, quarterback Nick Foles could be seen talking to the distraught receiver on the sideline. After the game, Foles said he told Jeffery “I love you, let’s keep going” and went [more]

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