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Philly.com
Domowitch: Marcus Smith thinks this will be his yearwho will need to play well in August and early September to make the team. If
Domowitch: Marcus Smith thinks this will be his year
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
who will need to play well in August and early September to make the team. If he can't convince new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz that he can be a serviceable part of a four-man defensive-end rotation with Connor Barwin, Brandon Graham and... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles' Connor Barwin talks music, our 'gnarly city,' and why he'll host another benefit concert for Philly playgroundsand are passionate about, sports," Barwin says. He's stoked to be playing for a
Eagles' Connor Barwin talks music, our 'gnarly city,' and why he'll host another benefit concert for Philly playgrounds
Philly.com / Posted 11 hours ago
and are passionate about, sports," Barwin says. He's stoked to be playing for aggressive new Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz - Barwin calls him "the man" - who has shifted Barwin from outside linebacker to defensive end in his 4-3... Read more
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Philly.com
Domowitch: Marcus Smith thinks this will be his yearwho will need to play well in August and early September to make the team. If
Domowitch: Marcus Smith thinks this will be his year
Philly.com / Posted 20 hours ago
who will need to play well in August and early September to make the team. If he can't convince new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz that he can be a serviceable part of a four-man defensive end rotation with Connor Barwin, Brandon Graham and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Frank Reich: Sam Bradford Won't Be Handed Eagles' Starting JobBut Pederson's assistants haven't been so clear. On Tuesday, defensive coordin
Frank Reich: Sam Bradford Won't Be Handed Eagles' Starting Job
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 21 hours ago
But Pederson's assistants haven't been so clear. On Tuesday, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz discussed the topic when asked how he brought along QB Matt Stafford — the first overall pick in 2009 — while serving as head coach of the Detroit... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
New Scheme, New Marcus Smith: 'You'll See a Lot Different Marcus'take on the many responsibilities of an outside linebacker in a 3-4 defense. In
New Scheme, New Marcus Smith: 'You'll See a Lot Different Marcus'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 21 hours ago
take on the many responsibilities of an outside linebacker in a 3-4 defense. In a 4-3 alignment under defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, the third-year pro will line up at defensive end, where he'll primarily be used to create disruptions in... Read more
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CBS Sports
Eagles coordinators refute coach's idea that Sam Bradford's the undisputed starterbe questioned, though. This week, the Eagles' top two assistants disputed that
Eagles coordinators refute coach's idea that Sam Bradford's the undisputed starter
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
be questioned, though. This week, the Eagles' top two assistants disputed that notion. According to defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz and offensive coordinator Frank Reich, Bradford isn't the undisputed top quarterback on the roster. Here's... Read more
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USA Today
Eagles' OTAs bring more QB questions than answersa touchdown. The quarterbacks weren’t available to the media Tuesday, but vari
Eagles' OTAs bring more QB questions than answers
USA Today / Posted yesterday
a touchdown. The quarterbacks weren’t available to the media Tuesday, but various players and even defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz gave their impressions. “He really had a good day,” right tackle Lane Johnson said about Bradford. “We tried to... Read more
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NFL.com
Eagles OC: Don't assume Sam Bradford is No. 1 starterwas the bridge starter, Wentz was the future face of the franchise. Through co
Eagles OC: Don't assume Sam Bradford is No. 1 starter
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
was the bridge starter, Wentz was the future face of the franchise. Through comments made by defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz on Tuesday and offensive coordinator Frank Reich on Wednesday morning, we're looking at the situation quite... Read more
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CBS Sports
Agent's Take: 12 players in line for big contract extensions before Augustthat hasn't inked a new deal is Cox, who is making the transition to 4-3 defens
Agent's Take: 12 players in line for big contract extensions before August
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
that hasn't inked a new deal is Cox, who is making the transition to 4-3 defensive tackle under new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Cox's agent is Todd France. He also represents Marcell Dareus, who signed a six-year, $95.1 million extension... Read more
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ESPN
Eagles coordinator Reich says QB order not setresidual problems, Pederson gave him a vote of confidence. He said Bradford wil
Eagles coordinator Reich says QB order not set
ESPN / Posted yesterday
residual problems, Pederson gave him a vote of confidence. He said Bradford will be starting for the Eagles in 2016. Jim Schwartz, the Eagles' defensive coordinator, was head coach of the Detroit Lions in 2009. That year, the Lions drafted... Read more
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NFL.com
Eagles OC: Don't assume Bradford is No. 1 starterwas the bridge starter, Wentz was the future face of the franchise. Through co
Eagles OC: Don't assume Bradford is No. 1 starter
NFL.com / Posted yesterday
was the bridge starter, Wentz was the future face of the franchise. Through comments made by defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz on Tuesday and offensive coordinator Frank Reich Wednesday morning, we're looking at the situation quite... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
10 Observations From Eagles OTA Practice Tuesdayline to jump about three times in the first several plays of practice. Late in
10 Observations From Eagles OTA Practice Tuesday
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
line to jump about three times in the first several plays of practice. Late in the practice, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz had enough and ripped into a second-year defensive back. During his nearly 30-minute press conference after... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
With Rotation Gone, Mychal Kendricks Preparing for Comeback Seasonare versatile and could be moved around. “All of those guys are pretty much in
With Rotation Gone, Mychal Kendricks Preparing for Comeback Season
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
are versatile and could be moved around. “All of those guys are pretty much interchangeable,” defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz said. “And you have to be now.” Aside from the rotation at inside linebacker a year ago, Kendricks also dealt... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles announce training camp schedule, open camp July 25Sproles, who also has skipped out on the voluntary workouts, report on time? Th
Eagles announce training camp schedule, open camp July 25
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
Sproles, who also has skipped out on the voluntary workouts, report on time? Then there's the quarterback position, which Jim Schwartz hinted could be more open than initially believed between rookie Carson Wentz and incumbent veteran Sam... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five quick hitters from Eagles OTAswill be under extraordinary pressure to stop the run because of the Wide 9 tech
Five quick hitters from Eagles OTAs
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
will be under extraordinary pressure to stop the run because of the Wide 9 technique that will be employed by coordinator Jim Schwartz. However, that's just a starting point. "We'll play around with it," he said. "I can always lose the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Seth Joyner: Eagles' Fletcher Cox rightfully compared to Jerome Brownas a 3-4 defensive end, rather than at his natural position of defensive tackle
Seth Joyner: Eagles' Fletcher Cox rightfully compared to Jerome Brown
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
as a 3-4 defensive end, rather than at his natural position of defensive tackle. Under first-year defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, Cox will move back to defensive tackle this season. However, he has yet to participate in any of the Eagles'... Read more
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The Express-Times
Observations, key takeaways from Eagles OTAas if the gap between the play of Sam Bradford and Carson Wentz might be wideni
Observations, key takeaways from Eagles OTA
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
as if the gap between the play of Sam Bradford and Carson Wentz might be widening. Meanwhile, Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz met the media for the first time afterwards and discussed everything from how he plans to utilize some of his... Read more
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Philly.com
Defensively, Eagles not cutting any cornerscorners seemed to be Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks, two newcomers who had play
Defensively, Eagles not cutting any corners
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
corners seemed to be Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks, two newcomers who had played under new Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in Buffalo in 2014. Seventh-round rookie Jalen Mills was added in first-team nickel packages, with Brooks moving... Read more
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Philly.com
Alpha dog Jim Schwartz speaks his mindJim Schwartz talks like a head coach. The Eagles defensive coordinator, of cour
Alpha dog Jim Schwartz speaks his mind
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Jim Schwartz talks like a head coach. The Eagles defensive coordinator, of course, has been there and done that, and would likely want another shot at leading an NFL team. But Schwartz wasn't brought to Philadelphia to be the head coach. And that is... Read more
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The Morning Call
Eagles still have time to sort out logjam at cornerbackPHILADELPHIA — Along with the new defensive system being installed by new Phila
Eagles still have time to sort out logjam at cornerback
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA — Along with the new defensive system being installed by new Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz comes a different way of evaluating talent, particularly in the secondary. So Schwartz cautioned the public on Tuesday... Read more
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Philly.com
Hayes: Eagles will be slow and steady in grooming Wentz as their QBBradford could be traded, as he wishes. The veterans might get hurt. No matter
Hayes: Eagles will be slow and steady in grooming Wentz as their QB
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Bradford could be traded, as he wishes. The veterans might get hurt. No matter how it unfolds, said defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, Eagles fans should let Wentz develop at his own pace. Schwartz has lived through this process. He was the head... Read more
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Philly.com
Brookover: Birds' safeties impress even SchwartzWatch Jim Schwartz coach from the sideline, then listen to him afterward and it
Brookover: Birds' safeties impress even Schwartz
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Watch Jim Schwartz coach from the sideline, then listen to him afterward and it is easy to come to this conclusion: Praise is not passed around to his defensive players like its turkey and mashed potatoes at a Thanksgiving dinner table. If a player... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Eagles' Schwartz Doesn't Want a Pre-Determined QB Competitiona tattoo put on his neck that says Sam Bradford is the team’s starting quarterb
Eagles' Schwartz Doesn't Want a Pre-Determined QB Competition
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
a tattoo put on his neck that says Sam Bradford is the team’s starting quarterback, but the team’s defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz doesn’t sound 100 percent onboard with this approach. According to Schwartz, who is the Eagles defensive... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Jim Schwartz on Missing Fletcher Cox: 'He'll Catch Up'Eagles install a new defense, how much is Cox missing? “It’s voluntary, so you
Jim Schwartz on Missing Fletcher Cox: 'He'll Catch Up'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
Eagles install a new defense, how much is Cox missing? “It’s voluntary, so you can only do so much,” defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz said on Tuesday afternoon in a near-30-minute press conference. “Fletch was drafted in a scheme similar to this.... Read more
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Philly.com
Three thoughts from Jim Schwartz's news conferenceStream of Conference-ness: Three thoughts while listening to Eagles defensive c
Three thoughts from Jim Schwartz's news conference
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
Stream of Conference-ness: Three thoughts while listening to Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz talk You can see why Jim Schwartz has lasted so long in the NFL, and why his name continues to be mentioned as a future head coach even though his... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Jim Schwartz: Eagles shouldn’t pre-determine QB competition1 Response to “” Like it or not, Bradford is still the best QB on this team. S
Jim Schwartz: Eagles shouldn’t pre-determine QB competition
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 2 days ago
1 Response to “” Like it or not, Bradford is still the best QB on this team. Still it isn’t saying much. If Carson can hang tight and learn from Bradford and Daniels, that can only be a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles OTAs: LIVE UPDATES on Carson Wentz, Sam Bradfordto the quarterbacks. Here is the schedule for Tuesday's practice: 10:50 a.m.:
Eagles OTAs: LIVE UPDATES on Carson Wentz, Sam Bradford
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
to the quarterbacks. Here is the schedule for Tuesday's practice: 10:50 a.m.: Practice 12:45 p.m.: Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz press conference 2:00 p.m.: Players available in locker room NJ Advance Media reporters Eliot Shorr-Parks,... Read more
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Philly.com
New Eagles safety McLeod comfortable in Wide 9with anyone who wasn't a quarterback. The Eagles are expected to go back to ex
New Eagles safety McLeod comfortable in Wide 9
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
with anyone who wasn't a quarterback. The Eagles are expected to go back to extensive use of the Wide 9 in 2016, under Jim Schwartz, who worked with Washburn in Tennessee, before Andy Reid hired Washburn to coach the Eagles' d-line in 2011, and... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Questions for Eagles Defensive Coordinator Jim SchwartzIt's been a while since we've heard from Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwa
Questions for Eagles Defensive Coordinator Jim Schwartz
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
It's been a while since we've heard from Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. He hasn't spoken publicly to a crowd of reporters in Philadelphia since January, when he stood to the side of the stage while owner Jeffrey Lurie introduced Doug... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles remain unsettled at cornerbackpractice, Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks lined up with the first-team defense.
Eagles remain unsettled at cornerback
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
practice, Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks lined up with the first-team defense. Both are former Bills who played under Jim Schwartz and understand his defense. Eric Rowe, who is likely to be a starter this season, lined up with the second-team... Read more
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ESPN
Players with most to prove for all 32 NFL teamsor Derek Carr). Smith barely played and had virtually no impact in his first tw
Players with most to prove for all 32 NFL teams
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
or Derek Carr). Smith barely played and had virtually no impact in his first two seasons. With new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz emphasizing the pass rush, Smith gets a fresh look in a scheme that should fit him better. It's now or never. --... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Mailbag: Running Backs, Defense, Chase Daniel, Rookieshonestly not sure if the Eagles will be able to match up against them, but I th
Eagles Mailbag: Running Backs, Defense, Chase Daniel, Rookies
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
honestly not sure if the Eagles will be able to match up against them, but I think they'll have a much better shot under Jim Schwartz than they would have under Bill Davis. I think this 4-3 defense will be able to get after the quarterback and... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles' Ron Brooks eager to be reunited with Jim Schwartzon the field at the time and along the sidelines. Free agent pickup cornerback
Eagles' Ron Brooks eager to be reunited with Jim Schwartz
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
on the field at the time and along the sidelines. Free agent pickup cornerback Ron Brooks said Tuesday that as long as Jim Schwartz is calling the defense, there will be plenty more where that came from. "That's just the nature of what this... Read more
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CBS Sports
Eagles' Brandon Graham on his new 4-3 responsibilities: 'Rush, crush and close'into coverage more often than his skill set would seemingly dictate that he sho
Eagles' Brandon Graham on his new 4-3 responsibilities: 'Rush, crush and close'
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
into coverage more often than his skill set would seemingly dictate that he should. Under new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, the Eagles are moving back to a 4-3 defense. That means Graham is returning to his more natural position as a... Read more
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Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune
From the Cheap Seats - Are you ready for some football?during the summer, the Eagles will be lucky to make it to a .500 record this ye
From the Cheap Seats - Are you ready for some football?
Storm Lake Pilot-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
during the summer, the Eagles will be lucky to make it to a .500 record this year. See, I am a realist! But I do love the Jim Schwartz defensive head coach hire -- Schwartzy usually produces some attack and bloodshed styled defensive units, and... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles' Marcus Smith second on depth chart, eager to silence criticsscheme, but with the 4-3, with us as a defensive line you don't want to two-gap
Eagles' Marcus Smith second on depth chart, eager to silence critics
The Express-Times / Posted 7 days ago
scheme, but with the 4-3, with us as a defensive line you don't want to two-gap. You want to just hit it and get it. As Jim Schwartz says, this is the savior for our defensive line. He says that we can just cut it loose and go get... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Brandon Graham Excited, Not Discouraged, About DE Rotationentering his seventh NFL season, said he doesn’t care. In fact, he quite likes
Brandon Graham Excited, Not Discouraged, About DE Rotation
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 days ago
entering his seventh NFL season, said he doesn’t care. In fact, he quite likes the rotation new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz is implementing at the defensive end position. The Eagles have three starting-caliber defensive ends, but Graham... Read more
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The Express-Times
Brandon Graham explains Jim Schwartz's mantra for Eagles defensehis hand on the ground and playing defensive end. He'll have that chance in 201
Brandon Graham explains Jim Schwartz's mantra for Eagles defense
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
his hand on the ground and playing defensive end. He'll have that chance in 2016 under first-year defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Graham opened up Tuesday following the Eagles' first OTA practice this offseason about a simple mantra that... Read more
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The Morning Call
Three competition hot spots for the Philadelphia Eaglesrun. Graham, on the other hand, is more stout at the point of attack. But who k
Three competition hot spots for the Philadelphia Eagles
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
run. Graham, on the other hand, is more stout at the point of attack. But who knows? This Wide 9 new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz is running completely sells out to the pass. So maybe Curry should be on the field more. Here's the concern:... Read more
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The Advocate
Football SectionWatkins; LBs Brandon Spikes and Keith Rivers; DB Corey Graham; RB Bryce Brown;
Football Section
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Watkins; LBs Brandon Spikes and Keith Rivers; DB Corey Graham; RB Bryce Brown; RT Cyrus Kouandjio; defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz and defensive line coach Pepper Johnson KEY LOSSES: Owner Ralph Wilson; S Jairus Byrd; WR Stevie Johnson;... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles Practice Observations: Bradford sharp; Wentz learning; Hicks sidelinedJenkins, Rodney McLeod. Eric Rowe took over for Brooks, who moved into the slot
Eagles Practice Observations: Bradford sharp; Wentz learning; Hicks sidelined
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
Jenkins, Rodney McLeod. Eric Rowe took over for Brooks, who moved into the slot, in the nickel. Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz is probably starting his two former Bills at corner because of their familiarity with his scheme. That doesn’t... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles OTA: LIVE UPDATES on Carson Wentz and Sam Bradfordhead coach Doug Pederson runs a practice but also the personnel and scheme of h
Eagles OTA: LIVE UPDATES on Carson Wentz and Sam Bradford
The Express-Times / Posted 9 days ago
head coach Doug Pederson runs a practice but also the personnel and scheme of his offense and how defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz plans to implement a 4-3 scheme that uses a wide-nine alignment up front. There will be plenty of storylines... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Sign LB Powell, TE McFarland, Cut Two for OTAswas with them until he suffered a season-ending knee injury last August, which
Eagles Sign LB Powell, TE McFarland, Cut Two for OTAs
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
was with them until he suffered a season-ending knee injury last August, which means he played under defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in 2014. He joins Nigel Bradham, Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks as the players on the roster with that... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Eagles cut their fourth-string quarterbackother team that will give him a chance to be a camp arm. The Eagles also cut o
Eagles cut their fourth-string quarterback
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 10 days ago
other team that will give him a chance to be a camp arm. The Eagles also cut offensive lineman Brett Boyko, and signed tight end M.J. McFarland and linebacker Ty Powell. Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz previously coached Powell in Buff... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles OTAs Storylines: Sam Bradford, Schwartz's D, Pedersonthat is transitioning from a two-gapping 3-4 under Bill Davis to an attack-styl
Eagles OTAs Storylines: Sam Bradford, Schwartz's D, Pederson
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
that is transitioning from a two-gapping 3-4 under Bill Davis to an attack-style 4-3 under new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. We kind of have an idea of what Schwartz wants the defense to look like based on his previous stops, but these... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles' rookie Jalen Mills says Arizona Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu is his mentorexplained that he believes he will start at cornerback. "Yeah, I'm playing cor
Eagles' rookie Jalen Mills says Arizona Cardinals' Tyrann Mathieu is his mentor
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
explained that he believes he will start at cornerback. "Yeah, I'm playing corner," Mills reiterated Friday. Mills' versatility should prove to be an asset to defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz and a rather crowded defensive backs meeti... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles' Nolan Carroll's rehab 'ahead of schedule,' targeting training camp returnand the rest of his Eagles teammates will see big changes with new head coach D
Eagles' Nolan Carroll's rehab 'ahead of schedule,' targeting training camp return
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
and the rest of his Eagles teammates will see big changes with new head coach Doug Pederson and defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz bringing new schemes and new philosophies in 2016. In some ways, the chance to play under Schwartz is a long... Read more
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ESPN
Barnwell's offseason report cards: NFC Eastinterior lineman in free agency after Kelechi Osemele, and Jaguars utility line
Barnwell's offseason report cards: NFC East
ESPN / Posted 10 days ago
interior lineman in free agency after Kelechi Osemele, and Jaguars utility lineman Stefen Wisniewski. They brought in Jim Schwartz. While it remains to be seen whether Doug Pederson will be an upgrade on Kelly as a head coach, bringing in... Read more
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ESPN
Best offseason acquisitions for all 32 NFL teamsthe Giants are convinced Harrison will help them on third downs. -- Dan Grazian
Best offseason acquisitions for all 32 NFL teams
ESPN / Posted 11 days ago
the Giants are convinced Harrison will help them on third downs. -- Dan GrazianoPhiladelphia Eagles Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz The Eagles made a huge amount of change this offseason, from hiring a new coach to trading up for what they... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles take chance on Alex McCalister, DE who dropped in draftend in free agency, and McCalister was the only one they drafted. Considering t
Eagles take chance on Alex McCalister, DE who dropped in draft
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
end in free agency, and McCalister was the only one they drafted. Considering the emphasis new defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz puts on pressuring the quarterback with his front four, McCalister fits the Eagles' profile for the... Read more
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