Philadelphia Eagles 2014 training camp finally got under way this weekend. Players currently on the 90-man roster are fighting to make their NFL dreams a reality, and fans wonder how what they see at practice will translate to the field come the regular season in a little over a month.
After a long offseason, Eagles players have started the battle to make this season even better than last. The action will intensify on Monday when the pads come out for the team’s first open practice. But until then, how have things started off? Here’s a look at some of the best headlines from the weekend.
When Lane Johnson misses the first four games of the season serving a suspension for taking PEDs, the Birds will look to Allen Barbre to take his place on the o-line. – Philadelphia Inquirer Continue reading ‘Morning Muse: LeSean McCoy and Trent Cole in heated skirmish at training camp’
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After changing the location of Philadelphia Eagles training camp in 2013, the team is changing things up again this year. While practices will still be held in the City of Philadelphia, the open practice on Sunday, August 10 will occur at Franklin Field in University City, former home to the Birds. Tickets for that session can be reserved later this morning at 10. Continue reading ‘Reserve your Philadelphia Eagles training camp tickets this morning’
In exactly one month, Philadelphia Eagles training camp will be underway in South Philadelphia. The team announced its schedule on Wednesday, which this year will include three open practices.
Camp will begin on Friday, July 25 at the NovaCare Complex. Two open practices–on Monday, July 28 and Sunday, August 3–will be held at Lincoln Financial Field. In addition, the Birds will hold another open practice at Franklin Field on Sunday, August 10. Continue reading ‘Philadelphia Eagles training camp to feature open practice at Franklin Field’
Eagles training camp at the Linc. Image via Lehigh Valley Live.
The open fan days of Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Training Camp at Lincoln Financial Field have come and gone, and the regular season opener is just days away from the Birds. The final open practice, where fans were able to get a sneak peek of the team under new head coach Chip Kelly, happened earlier this week.
In the first training camp held by the Eagles in the city of Philadelphia in decades, how was the fan experience? How was it different from Lehigh? Is one location distinctly better than the other? One fan’s opinion is offered in the guest post below, from high school student and aspiring sports writer Rave’n-DaJon Coleman, who found training camp at the Linc far less personal then being at Lehigh. Continue reading ‘Philadelphia Eagles training camp reflections: Lehigh versus the Linc’
Mike Vick is ready to compete for the Eagles’ starting job.
As Eagles training camp gets closer to being in full swing, more players are appearing—and talking to the media—each day. Tuesday saw Mike Vick hold court with the press and talking about what will be the hottest topic this summer until the matter is settled—who will be the Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback heading into the 2013 season.
Vick now says that he’s all about the competition. Continue reading ‘Mike Vick on the Eagles’ QB battle: ‘I believe in me’’