8 Eagles questions for 2016

Is it time for football yet? Oh, yeah, it is. With training camp underway and the Philadelphia Eagles taking yet another step toward 2016, a season of high hopes and much change, here are a few predicted answers for some of this year’s pressing and not-so-pressing questions: Sam Bradford’s 2016 stats? Let’s say 4,026 yards,…


Season outlook: Eagles set for 2016

For the Philadelphia Eagles, the 2016 season is all about change – and continuity. After just under three years of the Chip Kelly experiment and its flaringly mixed results, the Eagles embraced both widespread turnover and nostalgic familiarity. Step one, swapping Kelly for Doug Pederson at the helm of the coaching staff, not only represented a stark reverse…


Eagles Free Agent Watch 2016

The NFL offseason is in full swing. For the second consecutive year, EaglesNotebook.com presents “Free Agent Watch,” a running list of Philadelphia Eagles updates and live analysis: May 3: The Eagles released running back Ross Scheuerman, fullback Ryan Mueller and linebacker Brandon Hepburn. Philadelphia’s opened more roster spots for impending rookie free agent signings. Scheuerman joined…

2016 draft roundup

2016 Eagles draft roundup

With the City of Brotherly Love awaiting the fate of embattled quarterback Sam Bradford, the Philadelphia Eagles weren’t shy about welcoming fresh talent at this week’s 2016 NFL Draft. Combining instant analysis with notes from NFL.com and NFL Network scouting reports, here’s a roundup of the Eagles’ annual rookie haul:


Caution crucial in Bradford ordeal

Welcome to a world where desperate dreams of a steady franchise quarterback have resurfaced in unforgiving fashion. The Philadelphia Eagles trading all the way up to the second pick in this week’s draft for a rookie signal-caller was notable enough. But anyone who lent an eye or ear to NFL headlines Monday should know that…

2016 mock draft

Benjamin, George: 2016 mock draft

Welcoming the 2016 NFL Draft with open arms, Cody Benjamin and Demetri George reunited for yet another attempt to predict the unpredictable, projecting each of April 28’s first-round picks for EaglesNotebook.com:  

Anthony Bilal

Draft journal: Anthony Bilal

Like thousands of others, Anthony Bilal is anxiously awaiting NFL draft day. After rushing for nearly 6,000 yards in a record-breaking career at Division II Lake Erie College, he knows the road to the NFL isn’t always an easy one. But the former Harlon Hill Trophy finalist, having already overcome local expectations with 79 touchdowns…

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Big-name Eagles that never were

Free agency is a hotbed not only for roster turnover but, more regularly, for juicy rumors. And the Philadelphia Eagles have rarely shied away from headlines during the NFL’s busy offseason. Before Howie Roseman and Co.’s mild dip into 2016 free agency, the Eagles racked up their fair share of big moves. Asante Samuel, Nnamdi Asomugha and…

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‘I’m not a follower:’ Asante Samuel on being himself

Style was always important to Asante Samuel. The former Philadelphia Eagles cornerback was a walking highlight reel during his 11 years in the NFL, opening eyes not only with his 51 career interceptions but for the unabashed swagger that accompanied them. It took just four seasons in the City of Brotherly Love for Samuel to…

Eagles Notebook

Coming soon: ‘The Eagles Notebook’ hits the presses

This spring, EaglesNotebook.com will spread its wings. “The Eagles Notebook,” with a foreword by the Philadelphia Daily News’ Les Bowen, will be released March 1. The book, available for print and digital purchase, will initially be sold exclusively on Lulu.com. Sales will then expand to Amazon, Barnes & Noble and other markets. Follow @CodyJBenjamin on…