Philadelphia Eagles fill some holes but may need to chase pricey free agent - NFL News | FOX Sports on MSN
The Philadelphia Eagles did well with their first few picks in the NFL draft, but they remain short in the secondary and may have to chase pricey free agent Nnamdi Asomugha.
NFL.com news: Eagles should kick off new league year by trading Kolb
It's been out there for a while that whenever the 2011 league year starts, the Philadelphia Eagles will be making a real effort to deal Kevin Kolb. What's been a little bit quieter is this fact: From a logistical standpoint, they might not have much of a choice. That is, if they want to get fair value for him after gifting Michael Vick a Brink's truck later in the offseason.
Breaking down the CBs: Philadelphia - NFC East Blog - ESPN
Although it is pretty clear Philadelphia has to find a starting-caliber cornerback, one wild card in this equation is second-year player Trevard Lindley. He played sparingly in 2010, but does have a lot of ability and could be primed for a substantial role next season.
NFL Scout Breaks Down Eagles Draft | Eagletarian | 05/05/2011
An NFL personnel man broke down the Eagles' draft, sharing his thoughts on all 11 of the team's picks, and gave them high marks for the Danny Watkins and Jaiquawn Jarrett selections.
McNabb or Kolb | Philadelphia Eagles Blog
Back during the 2010 season, I started charting penalties by referee crew to see if there was any significant and consistent difference in how strict particular referees are, or whether they favor home or away teams.
Rashard Mendenhall fired by Champion for tweets on bin Laden - NFL News | FOX Sports on MSN
Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall was dropped by a corporate sponsor Thursday over his controversial comments about Usama bin Laden's death. Athletic brand Champion said it was ending its business relationship with the 23-year-old because it didn't think he could "appropriately represent" it, USA Today reported.