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Josh McCown ends retirement, returns to NFL

For the second time this year, a former NFL player is leaving ESPN to return to the NFL. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports (announces) that Josh McCown of ESPN is now Josh McCown of the Eagles. McCown joins Cowboys tight end Jason Witten as football players turned ESPN analysts turned football players. McCown, who plans [more]

Eagles to “evaluate where we are” after another QB injury

The Eagles have played two preseason games and they’ve seen their starting quarterback go down with an injury in each of them. Nate Sudfeld will be out for several weeks after breaking his left wrist in the opener and Cody Kessler is in the concussion protocol after getting hurt on the first drive of Thursday’s [more]

Former Army T Brett Toth gets waiver to sign with Eagles

The Eagles will be adding a new offensive tackle to the roster. Brett Toth played college football at the United States Military Academy and went on to start fulfilling his service requirement after graduation in 2018, but a change in policy regarding athletes pursuing professional careers since then led him to request a chance to [more]

Doug Pederson wins pass interference challenge

The Eagles challenged a non-call for defensive pass interference in the third quarter and won a reversal. From the 9-yard line, Eagles quarterback Clayton Thorson threw an incomplete pass intended for Carlton Agudosi in the end zone with 5:33 remaining in the third quarter. Coach Doug Pedersen threw his red flag, challenging whether Jaguars defensive [more]

Cody Kessler in concussion protocol

The Eagles didn’t add a quarterback to the roster after Nate Sudfeld broke his wrist last week. They’ll be asked about the possibility of adding another player behind Carson Wentz again this week. Cody Kessler started Thursday night’s game against the Jaguars, but was pulled by the medical spotter to check for a concussion after [more]

Medical spotter pulls Eagles’ Cody Kessler from game

Eagles quarterback Cody Kessler was removed from tonight’s game against the Jaguars after the independent medical spotter signaled to the referee to have him checked for a concussion. The decision came after Jaguars pass rusher Datone Jones came in unblocked from the blind side and planted Kessler into the ground. Kessler got up and did [more]

Nick Foles, Jalen Ramsey, Leonard Fournette aren’t playing tonight

Nick Foles won’t play against his former team tonight. The Jaguars announced the players not expected to play against the Eagles, with Foles, Jalen Ramsey and Leonard Fournette headlining the stars on the list. Jaguars coach Doug Marrone said earlier this week he was targeting the third preseason game for Foles’ debut. The Jaguars are [more]

Which teams will have the best offenses in 2019?

Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce is feeling pretty good about his team’s offense in 2019. And for good reason. But other offenses should be pretty good this year, too. Simms and I looked at six of them via Thursday’s PFT Live draft. The results were a bit surprising. Which is a nice way of saying [more]

Fletcher Cox still not practicing, says he’s in good place

Fletcher Cox still isn’t practicing. That’s not a reason to panic, however, according to him. The Eagles’ All-Pro defensive tackle still hasn’t practiced after offseason foot surgery, and he hasn’t been spotted on the side rehab field with other recovering players lately. But he said he’s merely following the plan developed this offseason to bring [more]

Carson Wentz is fine with no preseason playing time

Since the football itself isn’t often enough to sustain interest, preseason games usually need a subplot. Nick Foles leading his new Jaguars team against Carson Wentz and his old one won’t be able to scratch that itch for you, however. The Jaguars don’t seem likely to play their new quarterback without an intact first offensive [more]

Nick Foles not likely to play against Eagles

Nick Foles will get a chance to visit with some former teammates on Thursday night, but it looks like it will happen before the Eagles face the Jaguars rather than during the preseason contest. Jaguars head coach Doug Marrone didn’t rule Foles out for the game when he spoke to reporters on Tuesday, but said [more]

Former Army tackle trying to get waiver to sign with Eagles

President Donald Trump could be helping the Eagles with some offensive line depth. According to Adam Schefter of ESPN, former Army tackle Brett Toth is seeking a waiver to allow him to sign with the Eagles. In May, the President said he’d allow military academy players to obtain waivers to play pro sports upon their [more]

Nick Foles stays after practice to run wind sprints in Jacksonville heat

Nick Foles finally has a team that believes in him as its franchise quarterback, and he’s not going to take that lightly. Foles, who signed with the Jaguars this offseason, is working so hard in training camp that he chose to do wind sprints all by himself after practice on Monday, when the heat index [more]

Eagles waive Blake Countess with injury settlement

The Eagles signed a few veteran safeties this offseason and they parted ways with one of them on Tuesday. Blake Countess suffered a hamstring injury in last Thursday’s game against the Titans and the Eagles announced that they’ve waived him with an injury settlement as a result. Defensive tackle Aziz Shittu was added to the [more]

Eagles work out Bruce Ellington

The Eagles worked out free agent receiver Bruce Ellington, Ian Rapoport of the NFL reports. The Patriots cut Ellington on May 8 after signing him in March. Ellington has 79 receptions for 769 yards and five touchdowns in his career, with 11 rushing attempts for 54 yards and a touchdown. He has played for the [more]

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