Health Update On Kelce, Peters And Herremans | Birds 24/7
With the offseason program set to begin on April 1 and the first minicamp a little over two weeks away, we checked in on the triumvirate’s status. Kelce appears to be the furthest away. "Not all healed up yet, I’m in the process of it," said Kelce at Herremans’ charity event Thursday night. "Right now I’m at five months post-surgery, six months post-injury. "Right now we’re hoping I’ll be able to do some things in this first mini-camp, but even that is more me trying to press them to let me do stuff. I think they are trying to take it safer. I’m probably about a month, month-and-a-half before I am cleared for [all] football activity. I am full-go in the weight room, full-go in the training room. On the field is the last area where I still have to go full-go."
Philadelphia Eagles O-linemen mending from injuries - NFL.com
"I talked to Jason, he's just as excited as I am -- probably more so," Herremans said. "He is cleared and said he is ready to rock. Sitting out from football for a whole year kind of makes you realize how much you miss it, and I know he is itching to get back."
Connor Barwin: A gay teammate wouldn't be a distraction
"I don't think it would be a distraction. And even if it was, the NFL has distractions in every locker room. You would work through it like anything else. If somebody had a problem with a teammate being gay, they would realize very quickly that it was something they could get over." Barwin has joined Athlete Ally, an organization that promotes LGBT tolerance and equality in the sports community.
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With the fourth pick of the 2013 Battle Red Blog Mock Draft, the Philadelphia Eagles select Dee Milliner (CB--Alabama).
Eagles' Connor Barwin explains unique newspaper ad to Houston
Connor Barwin enjoyed his four seasons with the Houston Texans. So when free agency sent him to the Philadelphia Eagles earlier this month, he put a unique spin on a traditional means of saying goodbye.
Notes from around NFC East: A look at the Eagles’ DL, and some notes on the Skins signing Fred Davis and Darryl Tapp – Blogging the bEast
the Eagles intend on playing Vinny Curry at DE. Curry is listed at 266, so if that’s accurate he will have to put on likely a minimum of 20 pounds to stay at DE in a 3-4. Some guys can do that, but it isn’t easy.
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo needs to rewrite his legacy - ESPN Dallas
Long defined by his failures, Tony Romo needs to rewrite his legacy now that the Dallas Cowboys have signed him to a big-money contract.