Posts Tagged ‘desean jackson’

Gridiron Gab Rapid Recap: Vick Rallies Eagles to 24-23 Win Over Ravens

A week after almost giving the game away with four picks, Mike Vick saved the best for last again Sunday in another one-point win. Vick, two plays after what was originally called a fumble and then reversed, rushed in for a one-yard TD run with 1:55 left for the game-winner as the Eagles beat the […]

NFL Gridiron Gab Week Two Pregame Open Thread

Welcome to week two of the NFL season, and there’s plenty of news and notes around the league to get updated on! With a lot of question marks about players all around the league, we will have the most up-to-date news on player injuries as well as player status leading up to game time. Simply […]

Eagles Ink WR DeSean Jackson to a Five-Year Deal Worth $48.5 Million

After all the issues off the field and on with him last season, the Eagles today sacked up and gave WR DeSean Jackson a deal for five years at $48.5 million. “We are thrilled to be able to keep one of the NFL’s top playmakers in Philadelphia,” Eagles head coach Andy Reid said on the […]

Philadelphia Eagles Place Franchise Tag on WR DeSean Jackson

The Eagles announced that they have placed the franchise tag on sometimes troubled wide receiver DeSean Jackson. The franchise tender for a wide receiver in 2012 is projected to be worth $9.443 million in guaranteed base salary once the contract is signed. The Eagles had until 4pm ET on Monday, March 5 to use the […]

Could the Philadelphia Eagles Do a “Tag and Trade” Deal with WR DeSean Jackson?

The Eagles it appears are going to keep wide out DeSean Jackson at bay by placing the franchise tag on him, but it may not be a lock that he plays with the Eagles in 2012. Reports are if the Eagles do tag him, they would be willing to look into a tag-and-trade move in […]

Eagles Fly Past Washington; End Season On Winning Note 34-10

The Philadelphia Eagles (8-8) played their first game of the season that had no implications, other than draft position, against the (5-11) Washington Redskins. The Eagles entered the  NFC East matchup the week before blowing out the Dallas Cowboys on the road, but were still eliminated from the playoffs. The Skins’ came into the game […]

Vick returns, fierce defense elevates Eagles over Miami 26-10

Michael Vick made a triumphant return from an injury by throwing for 208 yards and a touchdown, and the Eagles totaled nine sacks and beat the Miami Dolphins 26-10 Sunday. Philadelphia took advantage of three takeaways to score 24 points during a nine-minute span in the second quarter, and later sent Miami quarterback Matt Moore to the […]

What we Learned from Eagles-Seahawks

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES 14 @ SEATTLE SEAHAWKS 31 EAGLES: Hit the eject button on the Eagles season as the spark Vince Young lit against the Giants has faded. Young allowed 21 points off three of his four interceptions though they weren’t all his fault. A tipped pass by Riley Cooper in the third which bounced into the hands of the […]