MIAMI GARDENS, FL - DECEMBER 11: Trent Cole #58 of the Philadelphia Eagles celebrates a sack during a game against the Miami Dolphins at Sun Life Stadium on December 11, 2011 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)
Tough free-agent lessons might move Eagles to head of the class - NFL - CBSSports.com
Don't tell me the Philadelphia Eagles didn't learn a hard lesson last season. They did, and they're proving it as we speak.
Inside the Eagles: Again, Eagles hedge their bet on Jackson
Jackson's contract gives him $15 million fully guaranteed, $18 million if you count protections against injury. Nearly all of that guaranteed money comes in the next two seasons. As with Vick, the Eagles have an out.
Eagles, LeSean McCoy In Discussions
The Eagles and the Pro Bowl running back have been in negotiations since the end of the season and could have a deal hammered out soon, according to an NFL source.
Iggles Blitz " Blog Archive " DeSean Gets His Deal
The bottom line for me is that this all boils down to how he reacts to getting paid. DeSean let money problems affect his play the last 2 years. If he can get back to his 2008 and 2009 form, this is a good deal. If he plays the way he did in 2011, the Eagles will regret it.