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Eagles sign veteran linebacker Dannell Ellerbe

13 Nov

Dannell Ellerbe is getting another shot at a postseason run. The veteran linebacker has signed with the Philadelphia Eagles, the team announced on Monday. The Eagles also waived cornerback Dexter McDougle in anticipation of the return of cornerback Ronald Darby. Ellerbe last played with the New Orleans Saints in 2016, appearing in nine games […]

Eagles sign Timmy Jernigan to 4-year, $48M extension

10 Nov

The Philadelphia Eagles have locked up one of their defensive stars to a long-term contract extension. Defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan signed a four-year contract extension with the Eagles on Thursday, the team announced. The contract is worth $48 million and includes $26 million in total guarantees, sources informed of the deal told NFL Network […]

Jay Ajayi to play limited role in first game with Eagles

5 Nov

Jay Ajayi will suit up for his new team Sunday. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported Sunday the running back will dress for the Philadelphia Eagles versus the Denver Broncos. Ajayi is expected to have a small set of plays after being acquired from the Miami Dolphins on Tuesday. Eagles coach Doug Pederson said Friday […]

Doug Pederson still mulling if Jay Ajayi will play Sunday

3 Nov

Jay Ajayi was the workhorse back in Miami, but it could be at least another two weeks before he earns that honor with his new team. Philadelphia Eagles coach Doug Pederson told reporters Friday he still hasn’t made a determination on whether or not Ajayi, a player the Eagles acquired via a trade with the […]

Jay Ajayi ‘excited’ to play with ‘special’ Carson Wentz

3 Nov

With the flip of a switch, Jay Ajayi has gone from an offensive-football netherworld to a wonderland. Traded from Miami to Philadelphia on Tuesday, the hard-charging runner waved farewell to the likes of Jay Cutler and Matt Moore to join an Eagles attack manned by wunderkind signal-caller Carson Wentz. In typical Wentz fashion, the second-year […]

Jay Ajayi ‘excited’ to play with ‘special’ Carson Wentz

2 Nov

With the flip of a switch, Jay Ajayi has gone from an offensive-football netherworld to a wonderland. Traded from Miami to Philadelphia on Tuesday, the hard-charging runner waved farewell to the likes of Jay Cutler and Matt Moore to join an Eagles attack manned by wunderkind signal-caller Carson Wentz. In typical Wentz fashion, the second-year […]

Injuries: Andrew Luck (shoulder) won’t practice this week

31 Oct

The centerpiece of the Jacksonville Jaguars‘ offense returned to the practice field. Running back Leonard Fournette is back after missing the Jags’ Week 7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts with an ankle injury, according to John Oehser of the team’s official website. The rookie’s return after the bye week is a great sign for […]

Injuries: Eagles’ Jordan Hicks suffers ruptured Achilles

30 Oct

As Philadelphia celebrates Carson Wentz, and the Eagles earning a dominating NFC East division lead, some sobering injuries lurk in the background. Eagles coach Doug Pederson confirmed linebacker Jordan Hicks suffered a ruptured Achilles and left tackle Jason Peters tore his ACL and MCL in Monday’s win over the Redskins, prematurely ending both their […]

Injuries: Eagles’ Jordan Hicks suffers ruptured Achilles

30 Oct

As Philadelphia celebrates Carson Wentz, and the Eagles earning a dominating NFC East division lead, some sobering injuries lurk in the background. Eagles coach Doug Pederson confirmed linebacker Jordan Hicks suffered a ruptured Achilles and left tackle Jason Peters tore his ACL and MCL in Monday’s win over the Redskins, prematurely ending both their […]

Injuries: Eagles’ Jordan Hicks suffers ruptured Achilles

29 Oct

As Philadelphia celebrates Carson Wentz, and the Eagles earning a dominating NFC East division lead, some sobering injuries lurk in the background. Eagles coach Doug Pederson confirmed linebacker Jordan Hicks suffered a ruptured Achilles and left tackle Jason Peters tore his ACL and MCL in Monday’s win over the Redskins, prematurely ending both their […]