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EARLIER this month I was glad that Cornerback Byron Maxwell said he sees the Eagles in the Super Bowl this year. The thing is, Maxwell has been to the last two Super Bowls, so why would he set his sights lower now? 397 more words


Weekend Reading: Where Fletcher Cox Ranks

Here are some Eagles-related links to check out this weekend. Pete Prisco of CBSSports.com has Fletcher Cox as his No. 55 overall player: It’s a shame he didn’t go to the Pro Bowl last season. 7 more words


Preston Smith first Bulldog off the board in NFL Draft

Within a year, Preston Smith climbed from a borderline draft pick to the cusp of the first round. Washington selected the former Mississippi State Bulldog 38th overall in the second round of Friday’s NFL Draft. 313 more words

SEC News

Eagles made big offer to Bucs

As the Eagles try to process the fallout from a failed effort to move up for Marcus Marioto, some additional facts are trickling in regarding the specific pieces coach Chip Kelly dangled to make the move up from No. 199 more words

Rumor Mill

Chip Kelly says he never offered players to Titans in trade talks

At various points in the last few days, the Eagles were reportedly dangling draft picks, defensive end Fletcher Cox, quarterback Sam Bradford, linebacker Mychal Kendricks, guard Evan Mathis, cornerback Brandon Boykin, a lifetime supply of cheesesteaks, the shorts Rocky wore when he beat Apollo Creed and the Liberty Bell to the Titans for the second overall pick. 116 more words

Rumor Mill

Day in Review: April 27, 2015

Mostly draft related issues today:

1. DE Shane Ray (Missouri) was cited today for misdemeanor marijuana possession. This will hurt his draft stock, but could lead to a team getting a great deal on a great player (assuming he doesn’t continue to get in trouble). 214 more words

Eagles Exercise Fifth Year Option For Fletcher Cox

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The Eagles have exercised the fifth year option on the contract for defensive end Fletcher Cox. The decision means that Cox will now be under contract with the Eagles through the 2016 season. 155 more words