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CBS Sports
Carlos Hyde: Everybody is buying into Chip Kelly's system with 49ersrunning backs like LaMichael James and Kenjon Barner before Kelly went to the E
Carlos Hyde: Everybody is buying into Chip Kelly's system with 49ers
CBS Sports / Posted 19 hours ago
running backs like LaMichael James and Kenjon Barner before Kelly went to the Eagles. Even last year, DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews combined for 300 carries despite the fact that Murray was extraordinarily ineffective. Kelly showed an ability... Read more
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ESPN
Joyner: 2016 running back fantasy previewgood run blocking rate metric last season (34.6 percent). The Philadelphia Eag
Joyner: 2016 running back fantasy preview
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
good run blocking rate metric last season (34.6 percent). The Philadelphia Eagles may end up trying to turn injury-prone Ryan Mathews into a workhorse back, but savvy fantasy owners will keep Wendell Smallwood on their long-shot upside candidate... Read more
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The Express-Times
Eagles' roster predictions: Toughest cuts at cornerback, linebackerplay both running back and wide receiver. He might be the most explosive playma
Eagles' roster predictions: Toughest cuts at cornerback, linebacker
The Express-Times / Posted 8 days ago
play both running back and wide receiver. He might be the most explosive playmaker of all the backs. As for the veterans, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles, it wouldn't be surprising to see the Eagles move on from one of the two during camp,... Read more
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ESPN
Fantasy football mock draft: Where do Elliott, Gronk go?will be divvied up. After taking David Johnson in Round 1, McCormick didn't se
Fantasy football mock draft: Where do Elliott, Gronk go?
ESPN / Posted 9 days ago
will be divvied up. After taking David Johnson in Round 1, McCormick didn't select another running back until pairing Ryan Mathews and Matt Jones on the turn of Rounds 5-6. As noted above, sometimes you just have to load up on talented players... Read more
11d
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Eagles have proven they’re serious — about spending moneythe fact the Eagles still lack playmakers on offense, with wide receiver Jordan
Eagles have proven they’re serious — about spending money
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted 11 days ago
the fact the Eagles still lack playmakers on offense, with wide receiver Jordan Matthews developing nicely, but oft-injured Ryan Mathews topping the depth chart at running back. It’s a big gamble, on a team still has plenty of holes despite all the... Read more
11d
Philly.com
Eagles Offseason OverviewKenjon Barner. He isn’t the only leftover running back that isn’t adept at catc
Eagles Offseason Overview
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
Kenjon Barner. He isn’t the only leftover running back that isn’t adept at catching the ball out of the backfield (see: Ryan Mathews), but it is paramount in the West coast offense and Barner dropped multiple screens in camp. POSITIONAL... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles to bond in July in San Diegomore time to spend. San Diego was chosen because a few key players already tra
Eagles to bond in July in San Diego
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
more time to spend. San Diego was chosen because a few key players already train there. Ertz, Daniel, Darren Sproles, and Ryan Mathews are among players in the area, making it more convenient for others to join. Ertz said most of the skill... Read more
14d
Philly.com
Camp Pederson: What did we learn?Barner. He isn't the only leftover running back who isn't adept at catching the
Camp Pederson: What did we learn?
Philly.com / Posted 14 days ago
Barner. He isn't the only leftover running back who isn't adept at catching the ball out of the backfield (see: Ryan Mathews), but it is paramount in the West coast offense and Barner dropped multiple screens in camp. COMPETITIONS... Read more
16d
USA Today
Healthy Sam Bradford embraces working with Carson Wentzfellow quarterbacks Chase Daniel and Carson Wentz, wide receivers Nelson Agholo
Healthy Sam Bradford embraces working with Carson Wentz
USA Today / Posted 16 days ago
fellow quarterbacks Chase Daniel and Carson Wentz, wide receivers Nelson Agholor and Jordan Matthews, running backs Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles, and tight end Zach Ertz. There might be others as well. As Matthews said, the workouts... Read more
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16d
The Express-Times
Eagles' Carson Wentz to attend Sam Bradford's passing campto set and make the time. We'll be in San Diego because it's real easy because
Eagles' Carson Wentz to attend Sam Bradford's passing camp
The Express-Times / Posted 16 days ago
to set and make the time. We'll be in San Diego because it's real easy because a lot of guys like Darren Sproles, Ryan Mathews and Zach Ertz are already out there anyway." The workouts are slated for July 2-9th making it easy to get a... Read more
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17d
Philly.com
Eagles practice observations: QB snaps still even; Matthews' good hands; Rowe's strugglesS: Malcolm Jenkins, Rodney McLeod. The starting offense (occasionally tweaked b
Eagles practice observations: QB snaps still even; Matthews' good hands; Rowe's struggles
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
S: Malcolm Jenkins, Rodney McLeod. The starting offense (occasionally tweaked because of formation): QB: Bradford; RB: Ryan Mathews; WR: Agholor, Matthews; Randle; TE: Brent Celek, Ertz; T: Jason Peters, Lane Johnson; G: Brandon Brooks, Allen... Read more
17d
SB Nation
These 7 NFL rookie running backs are flying under the radar but won't be for longEagles did a lot to clear up their backfield logjam by trading away DeMarco Mur
These 7 NFL rookie running backs are flying under the radar but won't be for long
SB Nation / Posted 17 days ago
Eagles did a lot to clear up their backfield logjam by trading away DeMarco Murray, but things are still unsettled behind Ryan Mathews (who has recurring injury issues). Darren Sproles is an eternal scatback who turns 33 later in June, while... Read more
18d
Philly.com
Eagles' Barner a Chip guy on a Doug teamI'm a football player." The 5-9, 195-pound Barner showed some flashes last sea
Eagles' Barner a Chip guy on a Doug team
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
I'm a football player." The 5-9, 195-pound Barner showed some flashes last season. Playing behind DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles, he averaged 4.4 yards per carry on just 28 rushing attempts and had nine receptions in 10... Read more
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19d
SportingNews
Breaking down the Eagles' newly constructed team under Doug PedersonPederson is out to correct everything Kelly did wrong with the backfield situat
Breaking down the Eagles' newly constructed team under Doug Pederson
SportingNews / Posted 19 days ago
Pederson is out to correct everything Kelly did wrong with the backfield situation last season, minus Murray. While Murray, Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles were slapped together with no defined roles, Pederson mastered using Charcandick West and... Read more
19d
The Express-Times
Eagles rookie Wendell Smallwood turning heads at OTAsto do with a larger than expected workload. "He's smart," fellow running back
Eagles rookie Wendell Smallwood turning heads at OTAs
The Express-Times / Posted 19 days ago
to do with a larger than expected workload. "He's smart," fellow running back and the incumbent starter at the position Ryan Mathews said. "He's real smart. I like his running style. He's a one-cut kind of guy like me. He's fast and quick. He's... Read more
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22d
Philly.com
Murphy: Real talk about offseason practicesthing that really jumps out at me is the running back position. On Tuesday, Ken
Murphy: Real talk about offseason practices
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
thing that really jumps out at me is the running back position. On Tuesday, Kenjon Barner got an awful lot of runs, with Ryan Mathews working in. Wendell Smallwood has gotten a lot of reps as well. It's hard to imagine that the Eagles are not... Read more
22d
NFL.com
Sam Bradford organizes summer workout for Eaglesto set and make the time. We'll be in San Diego because it's real easy because
Sam Bradford organizes summer workout for Eagles
NFL.com / Posted 22 days ago
to set and make the time. We'll be in San Diego because it's real easy because a lot of guys like Darren Sproles, Ryan Mathews and Zach Ertz are already out there anyway." It's notable that Bradford is taking on a leadership role in a... Read more
23d
The Express-Times
Carson Wentz, Josh Huff among Eagles OTA highlights (VIDEOS)position players fielding punts durinv Tuesday's OTA. 5/31/16 (Matt Lombardo |
Carson Wentz, Josh Huff among Eagles OTA highlights (VIDEOS)
The Express-Times / Posted 23 days ago
position players fielding punts durinv Tuesday's OTA. 5/31/16 (Matt Lombardo | For NJ Advance Media) Here, running backs Ryan Mathews, Barner and Smallwood practice taking handoffs from Bradford, Daniel and Wentz. Smallwood continues to show... Read more
24d
Philly.com
Wentz still enjoying his Eagles honeymoonback Darren Sproles remain absent from OTAs. They are required to attend next w
Wentz still enjoying his Eagles honeymoon
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
back Darren Sproles remain absent from OTAs. They are required to attend next week's minicamp. . . . Top running back Ryan Mathews was back on the field after missing time last week with an illness. . . . Former Eagles safety Walter Thurmond... Read more
24d
The Express-Times
Sam Bradford throws 2 interceptions, struggles during Eagles' OTAhas looked solid before Tuesday's debacle. It wasn't all bad for Bradford, who
Sam Bradford throws 2 interceptions, struggles during Eagles' OTA
The Express-Times / Posted 24 days ago
has looked solid before Tuesday's debacle. It wasn't all bad for Bradford, who completed a wheel route to running back Ryan Mathews for a touchdown, and found running back Kenjon Barner wide open in the flat for a touchdown as well. He also... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Opportunity With Eagles, Talk With Le'Veon Bell Has Kenjon Barner Hungryseason, the running back is looking to carve out a bigger role with the Birds i
Opportunity With Eagles, Talk With Le'Veon Bell Has Kenjon Barner Hungry
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 29 days ago
season, the running back is looking to carve out a bigger role with the Birds in 2016. DeMarco Murray is gone, and with Ryan Mathews and Darren Sproles away from the team earlier this week at practice, it was Barner getting the first-team... Read more
30d
NBC Philadelphia
10 Observations From Eagles OTA Practice TuesdayAnd Nolan Carroll, who’s still recovering, isn’t yet able to do team drills. 3
10 Observations From Eagles OTA Practice Tuesday
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 30 days ago
And Nolan Carroll, who’s still recovering, isn’t yet able to do team drills. 3. Rueben Randle (gallbladder surgery) and Ryan Mathews (illness) both missed practice on Tuesday, which gave some other guys more reps. At running back, it meant... Read more
30d
The Morning Call
Five quick hitters from Eagles OTAscan still eat my cheesesteaks, so I can't complain." 4. Body shortage at RB. B
Five quick hitters from Eagles OTAs
The Morning Call / Posted 30 days ago
can still eat my cheesesteaks, so I can't complain." 4. Body shortage at RB. Because Darren Sproles continued to hold out, Ryan Mathews was out with an illness and rookie Byron Marshall is not allowed to be here because his class at the University... Read more
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Philly.com
Defensively, Eagles not cutting any cornersscheme, in 2012 . . . Running back Darren Sproles also continues to sit out the
Defensively, Eagles not cutting any corners
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
scheme, in 2012 . . . Running back Darren Sproles also continues to sit out these voluntary workouts . . . Running back Ryan Mathews was absent Tuesday because of illness, the Eagles said . . . Jaylen Watkins has moved from corner to safety, at... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Eagles Mailbag: Running Backs, Defense, Chase Daniel, Rookiesreally needs to improve is his pass protection. While I agree the Eagles don't
Eagles Mailbag: Running Backs, Defense, Chase Daniel, Rookies
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 1 months ago
really needs to improve is his pass protection. While I agree the Eagles don't have a great running back room with Ryan Mathews, Darren Sproles, Smallwood, Kenjon Barner and Byron Marshall, I think there's probably enough depth there. And... Read more
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Philly.com
Eagles could have room for rookie running backsto an already-thin stable until the fifth round of the draft, when they took We
Eagles could have room for rookie running backs
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
to an already-thin stable until the fifth round of the draft, when they took West Virginia's Wendell Smallwood. Incumbents Ryan Mathews, Darren Sproles, and Kenjon Barner are, on paper, a solid core, but each has potential liabilities. Mathews... Read more
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