Eagles Legend Harold Carmichael Selected To Hall of Fame

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

While the announcement of two other coaches being inducted this last weekend meant that former Eagles head coach Dick Vermeil would not get into Canton, there was another legendary Eagle on the ballot.

Receiver Harold Carmichael had to wait for the official list announced Monday morning and his name was atop the list.

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Jaguars Move On From Offensive Coordinator John DeFilippo

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

Last offseason, former Eagles quarterbacks coach John DeFilippo was fired by the Vikings and hired by the Jaguars to be their offensive coordinator with Nick Foles at quarterback.

While Nick Foles didn't work out well in Jacksonville, DeFilippo did well developing late-round rookie Gardner Minshew.

Despite that, Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Jaguars are moving on from their former offensive coordinator.

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Lions Hire Cory Undlin To Be Defensive Coordinator

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

With Carson Walch out as the wide receivers coach, there was only one other positional coach that had drawn the ire of fans: defensive backs coach Cory Undlin.

On Monday morning, it was reported that he too would be leaving the Philadelphia coaching staff.

Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Detroit Lions have hired Undlin to be their next defensive coordinator.

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Jadeveon Clowney Not Fined For Hit On Carson Wentz

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

Jadeveon Clowney, the character man pictured above with a reporter of the same character in Josina Anderson, has been assessed a fine for his hit on Carson Wentz in the Wild Card round.

You probably know the one: The "bang bang" play where his head suddenly points straight down and smacked Wentz's helmet into the ground, concussing him and giving Pete Carroll's team a significant advantage.

Any fine, according to the NFL's rules, would be dependent on what they deem the hit to have been.

A late hit has a minimum first-time offense of $10,527 and second-time offense of $21,056. Spearing carries $28,075 and $56,156. Impermissible use of the helmet (including illegal launching) carries the same fines as spearing.

Of course, Rodger Goodell could have stepped in on this if he wanted to set an example, like he did with fellow repeat offender Vontaze Burfict, considering Clowney was fined for illegal hits on two quarterbacks in the 2018 season alone.

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Eagles Sign Corner With Starting Experience To Futures Contract

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

Shortly after their wild card round loss in Philadelphia, the Eagles signed eight of their 10 practice squad players to futures contracts to bring them back to camp for the 2020 season.

On Friday, the Eagles signed another player to a futures deal; someone who has starting experience in the league.

The Eagles announced the signing of corner Trevor Williams to a futures deal.

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Josh McCown Tore Hamstring Against Seahawks, Kept Playing

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

On Thursday , Eagles fans learned that linebacker Nate Gerry played the entire season with a core injury.

On Friday, they got word of another Eagle who played through injury: Josh McCown.

Mike Garafolo of the NFL Network reports that during the Wild Card game, McCown tore his hamstring off of the bone and played the second half with that injury.

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Nate Gerry Has Surgery To Correct Core Injury Suffered During Training Camp

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

Nate Gerry certainly takes a lot of flak from the Eagles fan base.

He may not be the best linebacker in the game and he certainly earned some of the flak he gets with his missed tackles, but he provides solid play and is perhaps the Eagles top coverage linebacker. With the offseason approaching, he may very soon be the longest tenured linebacker on the team.

On Thursday , however, it was reported by John Clark of NBC Sports Philadelphia that Gerry had surgery to repair a torn core muscle.

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Report: Eagles To Move On From OC Mike Groh and WR Coach Carson Walch

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

Despite the comment that Doug Pederson wanted all of his coaches back at his press conference yesterday, new reports say that may not be the case.

Adam Schefter of ESPNm reports that the Eagles are now expected to part ways with both offensive coordinator Mike Groh and wide receivers coach Carson Walch.

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Jim Schwartz Interview With Cleveland Browns Bad News For Eagles

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

The Cleveland Browns are undergoing yet another change trying to get leadership that works well with Baker Mayfield and his incredible ability to drag his teammates and his fans in the media.

One of their candidates in their search for a new head coach is Eagles defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz.

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Schwartz's interview with the Browns will happen on Wednesday.

While many fans might rejoice to that news, and many already have, the Eagles are likely to be worse off without him.

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Eagles Sign Eight To Futures Contracts

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By Paul Bowman, Sports Talk Philly Editor

The Eagles, in their first offseason move, have signed eight players to futures contracts.

Essentially, these contracts allow the team to sign younger prospects to be in camp with them to start 2020.

The eight were announced by the team on Tuesday and are all practice squad members for the team.

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