Posts Tagged ‘Casey Matthews’

Eagles bench rookie LB Matthews for sixth round pick Brian Rolle

One rookie for the other. The Eagles have made rookie Brian Rolle the new starting weakside linebacker on defense, ahead of fellow first-year teammate Casey Matthews according to Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News. Matthews was moved from middle to weakside last week.  He then promptly bit way too hard on play-action and gave up a […]

Sources: Eagles replace Matthews with Chaney at MLB

Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports Jamar Chaney is now the Eagles’ starting middle linebacker, replacing rookie Casey Matthews, who will move to weak-side linebacker, club sources indicated. The transition of the linebackers continued with Moise Fokou moving from weak-side linebacker to strong-side linebacker. Surely, defensive coordinator Juan Castillo and the Eagles front seven […]

Where Did All the Excitement Go?

By Chris DeSantis I am not sure how you all felt watching the game. But I kept waiting for something BIG to happen. I expected a play action pass 60 yards down field to DeSean for one of his signature Touch Downs. I kept waiting for Mike Vick to throw a laser down the sideline […]

Gridiron Gab 2011 NFL Draft Prospect Scouting Report – LB Casey Matthews

By Jeremy Fuchs CASEY MATTHEWS, ILB, OREGON Triangle Numbers: 6-2, 235, 4.85 Scouting Reports: Draft Countdown: Strengths: • Adequate height and bulk with a very sturdy build • Above average athleticism and agility with a burst • Outstanding football IQ, instincts and awareness • Dependable tackler who will also deliver the bit hit • Strong, […]

Philadelphia To Workout Oregon LB Casey Matthews

The Eagles are scheduled to host a private workout with Oregon linebacker Casey Matthews, this upcoming Thursday and Friday. Over the next few weeks Matthews has plans to visit with the Baltimore Ravens, Philadelphia Eagles, and then the Denver Broncos. The younger brother of Packers outside linebacker Clay Matthews has generated much interest, even though […]