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Morning Muse: On Tim Tebow and NFL rule changes

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Happy Memorial Day! I hope you’re all enjoying your holiday weekend.

We’re in that looonng stretch of the offseason, the desert between the draft and training camp, when, at least the draw of summer distracts us slightly from how long it’s been since football season. We’ll make it. OTAs begin on May 26, so that’s something.

Because we need football news, here is a rundown of Eagles stories making headlines: Continue reading ‘Morning Muse: On Tim Tebow and NFL rule changes’

Philadelphia Eagles draft 2015 recap: The grades are in

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The 2015 draft has come and gone, and the dust is beginning to settle for the Eagles and teams around the NFL. How did Chip Kelly do in this draft, the first where he had full control of the process? Continue reading ‘Philadelphia Eagles draft 2015 recap: The grades are in’

Morning Muse: Jeff Lurie talks on how Chip Kelly plans to take the Eagles ‘from good to great’

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Morning Muse Philadelphia Eagles headlinesAfter a crazy offseason thus far for the Eagles, Jeff Lurie broke his silence at the NFL owners meetings in Arizona on Tuesday. He covered a range of topics, including why Chip didn’t want LeSean McCoy and what led to the shakeup that left Howie Roseman without control of personnel.

Lots to cover, so let’s get to it.

A full transcript of Lurie’s remarks, for your reading pleasure. – philly.com Continue reading ‘Morning Muse: Jeff Lurie talks on how Chip Kelly plans to take the Eagles ‘from good to great’’

Morning Muse: Could Mychal Kendricks and his brother Eric be teammates on the Eagles?

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Indianapolis is the focal point of the NFL this frigid weekend as the combine is underway. The upcoming draft’s most promising players are putting their physical prowess on display for all to see, and scouts are giving their undivided attention.

The Eagles are there (they’re not talking, but they’re there), of course, evaluating who should be targets for the team come late April.

Here’s a roundup of some stories of interest.

Eric Kendricks is the brother of defensive beast Mychal Kendricks. Eric is also a linebacker. And he’s good: “Eric led the NCAA with 93 solo tackles and is the all-time leading tackler in UCLA history.”  Whaddya say: Family reunion in Philadelphia in May? – Inquirer Continue reading ‘Morning Muse: Could Mychal Kendricks and his brother Eric be teammates on the Eagles?’

Morning Muse: Philadelphia Eagles GM search intensifies

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Just like the snow the Northeast is about to receive, the Philadelphia Eagles just keeps on coming. Which is a good thing, especially in the offseason. From the GM search to the Pro Bowl to the last time last Philly Super Bowl team, let’s get to it!

The search for a GM trudges along, with reports that Chris Polian, son of long-time Colts exec Bill Polian, has had a second interview with the Eagles.  – NJ.com Continue reading ‘Morning Muse: Philadelphia Eagles GM search intensifies’