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Hall of Fame RB Steve Van Buren Dies

Hall of Fame RB Steve Van Buren DiesDoug Pensinger/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- Hall of Fame running back Steve Van Buren passed away on Thursday. He was 91.  Van Buren led the Philadelphia Eagles to NFL titles in 1948 and 1949. The Eagles drafted Van Buren in 1944 in the first rou...

Eagles Quarterback Michael Vick Vows He’ll Be Ready for Week 1

Eagles Quarterback Michael Vick Vows He’ll Be Ready for Week 1Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick has played in two preseason games so far and has suffered two injuries in the process. Despite suffering a rib injury in the team's most recent pr...

Vick Knocked Out of Second Straight Game with Injury

Vick Knocked Out of Second Straight Game with InjuryJim Davis/The Boston Globe via Getty Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) -- For the second straight game Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick's final play has resulted in injury. Vick injured his ribs in the Eagles 27-17 win over the New England Patriots...

Funeral Services Held For Garrett Reid

Funeral Services Held For Garrett ReidNFL Shield (NFL)(BROOMALL, Pa.) -- Funeral services for Garrett Reid, son of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid were held on Tuesday. More than 900 people attended including NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, Ravens head coach John Harbaugh and form...

Eagles Head Coach Andy Reid’s Son Found Dead

Eagles Head Coach Andy Reid’s Son Found DeadNFL Shield (NFL)(BETHLEHEM, Pa.) -- Garrett Reid, the oldest son of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid, was found dead in his room Sunday morning at training camp at Lehigh University.“It’s a tough morning for all of us in the Eagles ...

Eagles Shut Down Defensive Tackle Mike Patterson

Eagles Shut Down Defensive Tackle Mike PattersonNFL via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- During the offseason, Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson underwent brain surgery and the team hoped he'd ready to return by training camp. As it turns out, Patterson has been shut down by the team on t...

Eagles Shut Down Defensive Tackle Mike Patterson

Eagles Shut Down Defensive Tackle Mike PattersonNFL via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- During the offseason, Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson underwent brain surgery and the team hoped he'd ready to return by training camp. As it turns out, Patterson has been shut down by the team on t...

Eagles Sign Safety O.J. Atogwe

Eagles Sign Safety O.J. AtogweNFL via Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- In 2011, the Philadelphia Eagles' defense failed to live up to expectations, so the team is taking every precaution they can to avoid that same issue in 2012. The team has come to an agreement on a one-year contrac...

Jason Babin Won’t Run With Bulls

Jason Babin Won’t Run With BullsRich Schultz /Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Jason Babin had flirted with the idea of running with the bulls in Spain this summer, but after being scrutinized by teammates and NFL observers, Babin shot down the idea. &ldquo...

Eagles Reward LeSean McCoy with Five-Year Extension

Eagles Reward LeSean McCoy with Five-Year ExtensionRob Carr/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- At just 23-years old, Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has already established himself as one of the best running backs in the NFL, and the Eagles are making sure he stays in Philadelphia for years to...

Eagles’ Tackle Jason Peters Re-Tears Achilles After Home Accident

Eagles’ Tackle Jason Peters Re-Tears Achilles After Home AccidentNFL via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Any hope that the Philadelphia Eagles had of All-Pro tackle Jason Peters returning sometime during the 2012 season is likely out of question. Already recovering from surgery to repair a ruptured Achilles tendon suffere...

Source: Vince Young to Work Out with Bills

Source: Vince Young to Work Out with BillsMichael Kovac/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- Free-agent quarterback Vince Young will reportedly work out for the Buffalo Bills, a league source said to ESPN. The Bills would use him as a backup to Ryan Fitzpatrick. The 28-year-old just came off a season with t...

Falcons Acquire Cornerback Asante Samuel, Agree On New Contract

Falcons Acquire Cornerback Asante Samuel, Agree On New ContractJim McIsaac/Ge​tty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Philadelphia Eagles had a surplus of cornerbacks and the Atlanta Falcons needed to upgrade their secondary, so the two were a match made in football heaven. According to ESPN, the Eagles have shipped cornerb...

Brian Dawkins Retires From Football

Brian Dawkins Retires From FootballHarry How/Getty Images(ENGLEWOOD, Colo.) -- After 16 seasons in the NFL, former safety Brian Dawkins called it a career on Tuesday.  Dawkins spent his first 13 seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles and his last three with the Denver Broncos. "My bo...

Veteran Safety Dawkins Announces Retirement

Veteran Safety Dawkins Announces RetirementNFL(DENVER) -- Pro Bowl safety Brian Dawkins, who played 16 seasons in the NFL, announced his retirement on his Twitter page."The Lord has blessed me to play in the NFL for 16 years. I would like to thank the Eagles & the Broncos 4 believing In me,...

Sources: Eagles Shopping Cornerback Asante Samuel

Sources: Eagles Shopping Cornerback Asante SamuelJim McIsaac/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The Philadelphia Eagles are shopping Pro-Bowl cornerback Asante Samuel, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. The nine-year veteran is due $9.9 million this season. "Anytime your name comes up, of co...

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Offensive Tackle Demetress Bell

Philadelphia Eagles Sign Offensive Tackle Demetress BellTom Szczerbowski/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia Eagles signed free agent offensive tackle Demetress Bell to a five-year contract Wednesday to replace the injured Jason Peters. Financial terms of the deal have not been disclosed. The 27-...

Eagles’ Tackle Jason Peters Suffers Ruptured Achilles

Eagles’ Tackle Jason Peters Suffers Ruptured AchillesNFL via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Even though the NFL offseason is barely underway, the Philadelphia Eagles are already dealing with a devastating injury to one of the their best players. All-Pro tackle Jason Peters has suffered a ruptured Achilles ten...

DeMeco Ryans Traded to Eagles

DeMeco Ryans Traded to EaglesNational Football League(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Houston Texans traded linebacker DeMeco Ryans to the Philadelphia Eagles for the Eagles' fourth round draft pick in this years draft. The teams also swapped third round picks in the upcoming draft. The 27-y...

DeSean Jackson Reaches New Deal with Eagles

DeSean Jackson Reaches New Deal with EaglesRob Tringali/SportsChrome/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Wide receiver DeSean Jackson signed a five-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Wednesday. The two-time Pro Bowler has a total of 229 receptions, 4,085 yards, and 21 touchdowns since signin...

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