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Jimmy Carr, former Philadelphia Eagles CB, dies at 79 - NFL News | FOX Sports on MSN
Jimmy Carr, who won an NFL championship in 1960 with the Philadelphia Eagles, has died in Indiana. He was 79.

Rookie Watch: Kendricks, Boykins impressing
Tuesday is the last day of training camp at Lehigh, so as the Eagles prepare to head to Philadelphia to resume camp Thursday, here's the latest look at how the team's top rookies are faring. They're listed in order of the eight most likely to see playing time this season

Olympian Demps intrigues Eagles; signing unlikely
Olympic track silver medalist and former Florida Gator Jeff Demps is joining the NFL, and while the Eagles are certainly intrigued by Demps, a signing isn't likely.

First Impressions: The Remaining First Rounders |
I got to see more of Fletcher Cox who was on the field for 16 first half snaps as part of the Eagles rotation. He showed how much of an Eagle he was already, falling for a draw play that saw him get caught up field. I wouldn’t describe him as explosive in his debut, but he never let guards and centers anchor against him, making it harder for the QB to step up into the pocket. Trent Cole and Jason Babin will like seeing that.

New York Giants blame training camp beds for numerous back injuries - ESPN New York
At least five Giants -- offensive tackles Will Beatty and James Brewer, defensive tackles Marvin Austin and Martin Parker and cornerback Terrell Thomas -- have had back issues during training camp. Multiple players believe the small mattresses at the University of Albany, most of which were provided by the Giants, may have played a role in the back injuries.

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