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The Morning Call
Three Eagles trending upward and three more on the way downunder the lights. Watkins had a pick against the Steelers last week and was pra
Three Eagles trending upward and three more on the way down
The Morning Call / Posted 3 hours ago
under the lights. Watkins had a pick against the Steelers last week and was praised (once again) by defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz on Tuesday for the improvement he's made as a tackler. "Last year if you watched a little bit of him, that's... Read more
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Philly.com
New Eagle Tulloch on Schwartz reunion, role heremillion contract, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Eagles fans, knowing Tulloch's
New Eagle Tulloch on Schwartz reunion, role here
Philly.com / Posted 7 hours ago
million contract, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Eagles fans, knowing Tulloch's deep connection with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, and their team's lack of linebacking depth, spent much of that time wondering when Tulloch would show up at... Read more
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Philly.com
Who makes the Eagles roster: Defensive lineand appears poised for another big season after signing a six-year, $103-millio
Who makes the Eagles roster: Defensive line
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
and appears poised for another big season after signing a six-year, $103-million contract in June. Defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz will find creative ways to use him, and he will be constantly attacking. There won’t be much reading for Cox –... Read more
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Philly.com
Murphy: The case for Marcus Smith on the Eagles rosterJim Schwartz hasn't been talking like a man who has seen enough of Marcus Smith
Murphy: The case for Marcus Smith on the Eagles roster
Philly.com / Posted 10 hours ago
Jim Schwartz hasn't been talking like a man who has seen enough of Marcus Smith. Granted, he wouldn't be the first NFL coach to lead reporters astray with his platitudes about a player whose roster spot is presumed to be in jeopardy, but I don't... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
How Jim Schwartz Changed Stephen Tulloch's CareerStephen Tulloch hasn’t just had a successful NFL career under Jim Schwartz. He’
How Jim Schwartz Changed Stephen Tulloch's Career
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 12 hours ago
Stephen Tulloch hasn’t just had a successful NFL career under Jim Schwartz. He’s had a successful career because of Jim Schwartz. On Tuesday, the Eagles’ newest linebacker credited Schwartz for the Titans’ drafting him with the 116th overall pick in... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles linebacker Bradham faces court hearinggame because of a concussion and faces competition for his roster spot from Ste
Eagles linebacker Bradham faces court hearing
Philly.com / Posted 21 hours ago
game because of a concussion and faces competition for his roster spot from Steven Means. But defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz had good things to say Tuesday about the Eagles' 2014 first-round pick. Smith had four tackles and one sack in... Read more
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The Morning Call
LB Stephen Tulloch brings wealth of experience to Eagleswas expecting: that he would lead by example and by any other means necessary.
LB Stephen Tulloch brings wealth of experience to Eagles
The Morning Call / Posted 22 hours ago
was expecting: that he would lead by example and by any other means necessary. "I told Coach [defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz], `Whatever you need me to do, I'll do. I'll come here and I'll continue what we did in our past history... Read more
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The Morning Call
Marcus Smith making impressive push to stick with EaglesTheir first-round draft pick from 2014 has made great strides in his ability to
Marcus Smith making impressive push to stick with Eagles
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Their first-round draft pick from 2014 has made great strides in his ability to stop the run, defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz noted Tuesday. "The thing I'm most proud about with Marcus is that he's done a good job in the run game," Schwartz said.... Read more
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Philly.com
Brooky: Eagles hope defensive domination is not a false positiveJim Schwartz exaggerated only a little bit after being asked how much stock he
Brooky: Eagles hope defensive domination is not a false positive
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Jim Schwartz exaggerated only a little bit after being asked how much stock he puts into what he sees during the preseason. "For a long time I was with Tennessee, and our biggest division rival was the Colts," the Eagles defensive coordinator said.... Read more
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Philly.com
Tulloch says he will fit in fine with the Eaglesof both the scheme and the expectations of his new defensive coordinator. Tull
Tulloch says he will fit in fine with the Eagles
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
of both the scheme and the expectations of his new defensive coordinator. Tulloch's long-standing relationship with Jim Schwartz goes back to 2006, when Schwartz still ran the Tennessee Titans defense. As Tulloch tells it, the Titans were... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Upon Arrival, Newest Eagles LB Stephen Tulloch Ready - But for What?afternoon chatting with new teammate Brandon Graham, while wearing a crisp whit
Upon Arrival, Newest Eagles LB Stephen Tulloch Ready - But for What?
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
afternoon chatting with new teammate Brandon Graham, while wearing a crisp white No. 54 jersey for his first practice. Jim Schwartz wasn’t sure if Tulloch would make it onto the field Tuesday because of all the “administration stuff” the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Stephen Tulloch says he is here to help teach Eagles' young linebackersabout what his role would be -- and if he will be starting now that he is reuni
Stephen Tulloch says he is here to help teach Eagles' young linebackers
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
about what his role would be -- and if he will be starting now that he is reunited with his former defensive coordinator, Jim Schwartz. Speculation that Tulloch, following his first practice with the team, didn't want to take part in. "I just... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles' Schwartz on his friend and college teammate, Jim GaffiganNearly 30 years later, Jim Schwartz remembers his former Georgetown teammate as
Eagles' Schwartz on his friend and college teammate, Jim Gaffigan
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Nearly 30 years later, Jim Schwartz remembers his former Georgetown teammate as being “really serious, someone who worked hard.” That isn’t exactly the persona comedian Jim Gaffigan portrays today. Gaffigan, who announced Monday that his TV Land... Read more
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Philly.com
Donnellon: How many wins for the Eagles in 2016?a 9-7, win-the-division scenario for the Eagles, a default position that may re
Donnellon: How many wins for the Eagles in 2016?
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
a 9-7, win-the-division scenario for the Eagles, a default position that may rely a little too heavily on scheduling, Jim Schwartz and Doug Pederson’s ability to do with Zach Ertz what he did with Travis Kelce in Kansas City. Me? I can get... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Safety Jaylen Watkins Stopped Making Excuses and Started Improvingneeded to be, he showed enough in coverage to survive the transition from Chip
Eagles Safety Jaylen Watkins Stopped Making Excuses and Started Improving
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
needed to be, he showed enough in coverage to survive the transition from Chip Kelly and Billy Davis to Doug Pederson and Jim Schwartz. This summer, Watkins has played exclusively safety, and he’s been one of the biggest surprises in camp. He’s... Read more
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CBS Sports
Howie Roseman says the Eagles outspent everybody to win back stabilitythe rookie is trying to absorb as much as he can. "It's just one of those thing
Howie Roseman says the Eagles outspent everybody to win back stability
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
the rookie is trying to absorb as much as he can. "It's just one of those things that takes some time (to heal)," he said. Jim Schwartz proving to be a big asset: If this team is competitive, Schwartz will likely be an unsung hero. He is bright and... Read more
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Philly.com
Tulloch reports for workEagles Tuesday afternoon. The 31-year-old linebacker’s role has yet to be dete
Tulloch reports for work
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
Eagles Tuesday afternoon. The 31-year-old linebacker’s role has yet to be determined. “We’ll see,’’ defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz said. “We’re a merit-based defense. We don’t go in with a whole lot of preconceived notions. He’s not here to... Read more
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The Express-Times
Jim Schwartz clarifies Stephen Tulloch's role, gushes over new Eagles linebackerPHILADELPHIA -- If one thing has become abundantly clear this offseason it is t
Jim Schwartz clarifies Stephen Tulloch's role, gushes over new Eagles linebacker
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
PHILADELPHIA -- If one thing has become abundantly clear this offseason it is that Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz prefers coaching 'his' players that have previous experience in his scheme. Linebacker Stephen Tulloch, signed Sunday, is no... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Jaylen Watkins Stopped Making Excuses and Started Improvingneeded to be, he showed enough in coverage to survive the transition from Chip
Jaylen Watkins Stopped Making Excuses and Started Improving
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
needed to be, he showed enough in coverage to survive the transition from Chip Kelly and Billy Davis to Doug Pederson and Jim Schwartz. This summer, Watkins has played exclusively safety, and he’s been one of the biggest surprises in camp. He’s... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Stephen Tulloch's Veteran Presence Welcomed by Eagles Linebackersis obviously more experienced. He’s been in the league since 2006 and has spent
Stephen Tulloch's Veteran Presence Welcomed by Eagles Linebackers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
is obviously more experienced. He’s been in the league since 2006 and has spent six seasons under defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in Tennessee and Detroit. The Eagles already have one linebacker — Nigel Bradham — who previously played for... Read more
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Philly.com
Domo: Tulloch shores up middle ground for Eagles' linebacking corpsguaranteed money to 31-year-old middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch. Tulloch is
Domo: Tulloch shores up middle ground for Eagles' linebacking corps
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
guaranteed money to 31-year-old middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch. Tulloch is yet another member of the I-used-to-play-for-Jim-Schwartz club. If you're counting, that makes four. He joins cornerbacks Leodis McKelvin and Ron Brooks and linebacker... Read more
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Philly.com
Where does Tulloch fit with Eagles linebackers?The risk in bringing Stephen Tulloch into the Eagles nest is that Jim Schwartz
Where does Tulloch fit with Eagles linebackers?
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
The risk in bringing Stephen Tulloch into the Eagles nest is that Jim Schwartz will crack open and start the middle linebacker at the expense of the yet-to-hatch Jordan Hicks and the still-hatching Mychal Kendricks. Even if the 31-year-old Tulloch... Read more
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Daily Journal
What will be Tulloch’s role?all, Tulloch has been a fulltime starter in the NFL since 2008. He has played u
What will be Tulloch’s role?
Daily Journal / Posted 2 days ago
all, Tulloch has been a fulltime starter in the NFL since 2008. He has played under Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz both in Tennessee (2006-08) when he was the defensive coordinator there and in Detroit (2011-13) when Schwartz... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
NFL notebook: Redskins RB Jones out for rest of preseasonyear and up to $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Tulloch will have in
NFL notebook: Redskins RB Jones out for rest of preseason
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
year and up to $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Tulloch will have instant familiarity with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, under whom the 31-year-old played at both Tennessee and Detroit. He was released by the Lions last... Read more
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KOAT7abc Albuquerque
Eagles sign veteran LB Tullochyear and up to $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Tulloch will have in
Eagles sign veteran LB Tulloch
KOAT7abc Albuquerque / Posted 2 days ago
year and up to $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed. Tulloch will have instant familiarity with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, under whom the 31-year-old played at both Tennessee and Detroit. He was released by the Lions last... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tullochnight and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tu
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tulloch
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
night and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch is familiar with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. He played for him in Tennessee and Detroit. Tulloch has started at least 15 games in five of the past six... Read more
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TSN
Eagles sign linebacker Tullochand will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch
Eagles sign linebacker Tulloch
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch is familiar with defensive co-ordinator Jim Schwartz. He played for him in Tennessee and Detroit. Tulloch has started at least 15 games in five of the past six... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tullochand will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tulloch
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch is familiar with defensive co-ordinator Jim Schwartz. He played for him in Tennessee and Detroit. Tulloch has started at least 15 games in five of the past six... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tullochnight and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tu
Eagles sign linebacker Stephen Tulloch
KECI Missoula / Posted 2 days ago
night and will compete with Jordan Hicks for a starting job. The 31-year-old Tulloch is familiar with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. He played for him in Tennessee and Detroit. Tulloch has started at least 15 games in five of the past six... Read more
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The Express-Times
Stephen Tulloch is Eagles' Chase Daniel on defenseno different than Chase Daniel is on offense,'' Eagles head coach Doug Pederson
Stephen Tulloch is Eagles' Chase Daniel on defense
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
no different than Chase Daniel is on offense,'' Eagles head coach Doug Pederson said Monday, noting that Tulloch knows Jim Schwartz' defense the way Daniel, his backup quarterback, knows his offense. When news of Tulloch's signing hit Sunday,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Eagles to sign ex-Lions LB Stephen Tullochsign a one-year deal worth $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed, and reuni
Eagles to sign ex-Lions LB Stephen Tulloch
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
sign a one-year deal worth $3 million, with $1.75 million guaranteed, and reunite with Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz, who coached him both in Tennessee (2006-08) and with the Detroit Lions (2011-13). The deal wasn’t completed as... Read more
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Philly.com
Sources: Birds signing Tulloch as linebacker insurancean ESPN report that the Eagles were signing 31-year-old linebacker Stephen Tull
Sources: Birds signing Tulloch as linebacker insurance
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
an ESPN report that the Eagles were signing 31-year-old linebacker Stephen Tulloch, who played for defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in Tennessee and Detroit. Tulloch's signing here has been rumored pretty much continuously since the Lions... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles' Schwartz might be Pederson's Jim Johnsonthis guy would not exactly save Doug Pederson from a rough first season as the
Eagles' Schwartz might be Pederson's Jim Johnson
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
this guy would not exactly save Doug Pederson from a rough first season as the Eagles' head coach. But here is who might: Jim Schwartz. Jim Schwartz could buy this first-year head coach the same kind of breathing room that Jim Johnson once bought... Read more
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MLive.com
Stephen Tulloch reuniting with Jim Schwartz in Philadelphia, per reportALLEN PARK -- Stephen Tulloch is joining forces with Jim Schwartz once again.
Stephen Tulloch reuniting with Jim Schwartz in Philadelphia, per report
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
ALLEN PARK -- Stephen Tulloch is joining forces with Jim Schwartz once again. The former Detroit Lions linebacker has landed a deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, according to ESPN. That means he'll be reuniting with Schwartz, who is entering his... Read more
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SportingNews
Eagles sign Stephen Tulloch, ending linebacker's unusual offseasonthe signing. Now, with a starting spot likely awaiting him, Tulloch will get t
Eagles sign Stephen Tulloch, ending linebacker's unusual offseason
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
the signing. Now, with a starting spot likely awaiting him, Tulloch will get to play under Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz again after the two spent time together in Detroit and with the Tennessee Titans. Tulloch will likely be a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
LB Stephen Tullock Agrees to 1-year Deal With Eagleswas to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's
LB Stephen Tullock Agrees to 1-year Deal With Eagles
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
was to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's his familiarity with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz that has had his name linked to the Birds. Tulloch played three season under Schwartz in Tennessee, where... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
LB Stephen Tulloch Signs With Eagleswas to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's
LB Stephen Tulloch Signs With Eagles
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
was to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's his familiarity with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz that has had his name linked to the Birds. Tulloch played three season under Schwartz in Tennessee, where... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
LB Stephen Tulloch Agrees to Contract With Eagleswas to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's
LB Stephen Tulloch Agrees to Contract With Eagles
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
was to sign Tulloch. Tulloch, 31, has been in the league since 2006, but it's his familiarity with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz that has had his name linked to the Birds. Tulloch played three season under Schwartz in Tennessee, where... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
LB Stephen Tulloch Signs With Eaglesguaranteed, according to Pro Football Talk. After the injury to rookie Joe Wal
LB Stephen Tulloch Signs With Eagles
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
guaranteed, according to Pro Football Talk. After the injury to rookie Joe Walker, the Eagles had serious question marks at the position. The signing reunites the 31-year-old Tulloch with his former coach, Jim Schwartz. Published 29 min... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Eagles finally sign Stephen TullochEagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz wanted to reunite with linebacker Ste
Eagles finally sign Stephen Tulloch
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 3 days ago
Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz wanted to reunite with linebacker Stephen Tulloch. Schwartz is getting what he wanted. Per a league source, the Eagles have signed Tulloch to a one-year deal. It’s worth up to $3 million, with $1.75 million... Read more
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The Morning Call
Joe Walker injury will force Eagles to seek more linebackersplay." Among the veteran free agents the Eagles might consider are Stephen Tul
Joe Walker injury will force Eagles to seek more linebackers
The Morning Call / Posted 3 days ago
play." Among the veteran free agents the Eagles might consider are Stephen Tulloch, who played for defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz in Detroit and Tennessee, and DeMeco Ryans, who was released by the Eagles in the offseason after spending the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Doug Pederson on Veteran LB Need: 'Something's Gonna Have to Be Done'free agent Stephen Tulloch, who has been long-linked to the Eagles because of h
Doug Pederson on Veteran LB Need: 'Something's Gonna Have to Be Done'
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
free agent Stephen Tulloch, who has been long-linked to the Eagles because of his past with defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. For now, though, the backup middle linebacker is Don Cherry, an undrafted kid from Villanova who wasn’t signed... Read more
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The Express-Times
Doug Pederson confirms Eagles looking for a linebackerpast.'' There isn't much to see. Stephen Tulloch is the name fans want to hea
Doug Pederson confirms Eagles looking for a linebacker
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
past.'' There isn't much to see. Stephen Tulloch is the name fans want to hear. Yes, he played for defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz with the Detroit Lions. But he tore his ACL in 2014 and had a bad year for the Lions in 2015 which led to his... Read more
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NFL.com
Carson Wentz to resume throwing for Eagles17-0 win over the Steelers. As our friends at Rotoworld point out, the loss cou
Carson Wentz to resume throwing for Eagles
NFL.com / Posted 4 days ago
17-0 win over the Steelers. As our friends at Rotoworld point out, the loss could prompt Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz to push for the signing of free-agent linebacker Stephen Tulloch. 2. Finally some positive news for the Bills:... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Eagles rookie linebacker Joe Walker tears ACLyear’s draft out of Oregon. They weren’t particularly deep at the position to
Eagles rookie linebacker Joe Walker tears ACL
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 5 days ago
year’s draft out of Oregon. They weren’t particularly deep at the position to begin with, and there has been regular speculation they might eventually go sign Stephen Tulloch, considering his background with Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwar... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles rookie LB Joe Walker suffered torn ACL, report saysJordan Hicks and has drawn praise on more than once occasion from both head coa
Eagles rookie LB Joe Walker suffered torn ACL, report says
The Express-Times / Posted 5 days ago
Jordan Hicks and has drawn praise on more than once occasion from both head coach Doug Pederson and defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz. Walker played well both on defense and on special teams in the preseason opener against the Tampa Bay... Read more
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The Morning Call
Five takeaways from Eagles' 17-0 preseason victory over Steelersfrom Thursday night's 17-0 shutout of the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field.
Five takeaways from Eagles' 17-0 preseason victory over Steelers
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
from Thursday night's 17-0 shutout of the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field. 1. The merit-based defensive line rotation Jim Schwartz promised could still include Marcus Smith. The third-year player, who missed the preseason opener with a... Read more
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Philly.com
Domowitch: Eagles' defense physical, aggressivehad five takeaways in their 17-9 preseason win over the Tampa Bay Bucs last wee
Domowitch: Eagles' defense physical, aggressive
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
had five takeaways in their 17-9 preseason win over the Tampa Bay Bucs last week, somebody asked defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz whether he puts particular emphasis on forcing turnovers. "Well, you can emphasize it all you want," he said.... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
NFL Preseason Blitz: With RG3, the Browns could be ... fun?the Eagles’ defense deserves credit for picking him off four times and getting
NFL Preseason Blitz: With RG3, the Browns could be ... fun?
Yahoo Sports / Posted 5 days ago
the Eagles’ defense deserves credit for picking him off four times and getting a shutout. New defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz is good at devising a defense, and the Eagles’ defense has looked strong through the first two preseason... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
10 Observations From Eagles-Steelersthe football. Still, more encouraged than not by the first-team defense. They s
10 Observations From Eagles-Steelers
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
the football. Still, more encouraged than not by the first-team defense. They seem to have an aggressive mentality under Jim Schwartz. They’ve been solid against the run, they haven’t been allowing big plays, and they did pitch a shutout Thursday... Read more
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