Watch: Eagles safety Rodney McLeod learns that tackling D.K. Metcalf is hard

Through Week 11, Seattle receiver D.K. Metcalf had already put up 239 yards after the catch and 5.0 yards after the catch per reception, and he’s firmly established himself as one of the NFL’s most physical receivers. Against the Eagles on Monday night, it appeared that Philadelphia’s defensive game plan was to play man coverage…Continue Reading

Eagles plan to give Jalen Hurts his most snaps this season on Monday

When the Philadelphia Eagles take the field on Monday night against the Seattle Seahawks, they will do so with Carson Wentz as their starting quarterback. But for the first time, sources say, the Philadelphia QB position will see a change. Jalen Hurts is expected to receive increased playing time at quarterback, and unlike on previous…Continue Reading

Eagles Announce Player Tested Positive for COVID-19

Derik Hamilton/Associated PressThe Philadelphia Eagles announced Thursday that an unnamed player tested positive for COVID-19 and immediately went into self-isolation.The team, which is on a bye in Week 9, has entered the league’s coronavirus intensive protocols. The Eagles join a growing number of teams dealing with positive tests for the coronavirus this week:Danny Heifetz @Danny_HeifetzThe election…Continue Reading

Eagles Overcome Carson Wentz’s 4 Turnovers to Beat Ben DiNucci, Cowboys

Chris Szagola/Associated PressApparently, a winning streak is possible in the NFC East.The Philadelphia Eagles won their second straight game and improved to 3-4-1 with a 23-9 victory over the Dallas Cowboys in Sunday night’s showdown at Lincoln Financial Field. The defense led the way in the first of two matchups between the rivals, helping the…Continue Reading

Eagles elevate CB Michael Jacquet and DT Raequan Williams from the practice squad to the active roster

The Philadelphia Eagles have promoted Michael Jacquet and Raequan Williams from the practice squad to the active roster for Sunday’s matchup against the Dallas Cowboys. The Eagles also elevated CB Michael Jacquet and DT Raequan Williams from the practice squad. Gives the Eagles four players at both positions. — Zach Berman (@ZBerm) October 31, 2020…Continue Reading

Cowboys, Eagles meet, first place in weak NFC East at stake

DALLAS (2-5) at PHILADELPHIA (2-4-1)Sunday, 8:20 p.m. ET, NBCOPENING LINE – Eagles by 7 1/2RECORD VS. SPREAD – Dallas 0-7; Philadelphia 2-5SERIES RECORD – Cowboys lead 69-53LAST MEETING – Eagles beat Cowboys 17-9 on Dec. 22, 2019 in Philadelphia.LAST WEEK – Cowboys lost to Washington 25-3; Eagles beat Giants 22-21AP PRO32 RANKING – Cowboys No.…Continue Reading

Eagles’ DeSean Jackson out Indefinitely After Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain

Derik Hamilton/Associated PressPhiladelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson suffered an ankle injury during Thursday’s win over the New York Giants and will be out indefinitely.Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the news, noting Jackson underwent an MRI on Friday and will go on injured reserve with a chance to return this season. ESPN’s Adam Schefter previously reported…Continue Reading

Eagles, Jason Peters Agree to New Contract Worth Up to $8M After Move to LT

Michael Perez/Associated PressThe Philadelphia Eagles have reworked Jason Peters’ deal to increase his salary for 2020.  His agent, Vince Taylor, told NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo that Peters can earn up to $8 million this season. Peters signed a one-year deal in August that would pay him $3 million guaranteed and could be worth up to $6 million. He…Continue Reading

Eagles’ Miles Sanders Week-to-Week After Suffering Lower-Body Injury

Seth Wenig/Associated PressPhiladelphia Eagles running back Miles Sanders could be a question mark for Week 1 because of a lower-body injury. Per NFL Network’s Mike Garafolo, the Eagles said Wednesday that Sanders will be “week-to-week” with the injury. Garafolo noted there’s no “great concern,” but the team wants to make “sure players stay as healthy as possible”…Continue Reading