Philadelphia Eagles

Business of Football
In the NFL, the Business of Football Always Wins
In the NFL, the Business of Football Always Wins
The recent releases of superstars DeSean Jackson and Chris Johnson were classic cases of teams having leverage over players. It also again showed the fallacy of taking an NFL contract at face value
By Andrew Brandt
In This Corner
Stardom Doesn’t Change Where You’re From
Stardom Doesn’t Change Where You’re From
Amid reports of gang ties, the Eagles cut DeSean Jackson. I grew up with him. I believe him to be a good person. I also know why NFL players from inner-city neighborhoods like mine in L.A. keep friends from when we were nobodies
By Richard Sherman
Behind the Face Mask
Jim Kelly Tough
Jim Kelly Tough
From his hospital room and surrounded by family, Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly details his second—and more serious—fight with cancer. Plus, DeSean Jackson begins search for a new team and the King family suffers a great loss
By Peter King
Weekend Notes
The Steelers at the Crossroads
The Steelers at the Crossroads
Stuck in mediocrity for two seasons, cap-strapped Pittsburgh must make smart decisions—especially on Lamarr Woodley and Jason Worilds—if it’s going to get out of the rut
By Greg A. Bedard
Behind the Face Mask
‘My Job Is Very, Very Different From Your Job’
‘My Job Is Very, Very Different From Your Job’
The Jonathan Martin-Richie Incognito situation, coupled with Michael Sam’s announcement, has put the NFL locker room culture under a spotlight. An Eagle takes us inside his workplace to better understand it
Behind the Face Mask
How to Fix the Locker Room
Jason Avant: How to Fix the Locker Room
Football takes young men from the most diverse backgrounds, throws them together and expects harmony. But that can’t happen without a stronger hand, higher standards and better training on tolerance
Deep Dive
2014 All-Emerge Team: Defense
2014 All-Emerge Team: Defense
It's never too early to start thinking about next season. Here's who will be breaking out once September kicks off
By Andy Benoit
Deep Dive
Why Your Playoff Team Didn’t Reach XLVIII: NFC
Why Your Playoff Team Didn’t Reach XLVIII: NFC
The failure to secure home-field advantage. A weak ground game. Unable to stop the run. A rusty QB. Three second-half turnovers. Diagnosing why the Saints, Panthers, Eagles, Packers and 49ers missed out on a trip to MetLife
By Andy Benoit
Deep Dive
Weekend Slate: Analyzing Wild-Card Matchups
Weekend Slate: Analyzing Wild-Card Matchups
Breaking down play-calling tendencies, key matchups and vital schemes for the Chiefs-Colts, Saints-Eagles, Chargers-Bengals and 49ers-Packers
By Andy Benoit
Open Field
The Puzzle Master
The Puzzle Master
From high school prodigy, to nondescript third-round backup, to the biggest quarterback surprise of the 2013 season. How did Nick Foles get here? It might come down to three key words: 'Let it rip'
By Jenny Vrentas