Sep 032011
Eagles Trade Rumor: Asante Samuel for Lance Briggs

OK, this one isn’t quite as ridiculous as the Patrick Willis version but it’s still dubious at best.  The newest rumor going around has the Eagles trading cornerback Asante Samuel to the Bears for disgruntled linebacker Lance Briggs.  Actually, it’s just idle yet rampant speculation but we’ll call it a rumor anyway.  Last week Briggs told the Bears [More…]

Aug 022011
Asante Samuel reports to Eagles camp amidst rampant trade rumors

The good news is Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel has reported to training camp.  He’d previously been excused for personal reasons so it wasn’t really a big deal he hadn’t shown up yet, even in the face of the two new acquisitions at cornerback and all that entailed. The bad news is now that he’s in [More…]

Jul 272011

Many people expected Kevin Kolb to have been traded to the Arizona Cardinals by now.  But it’s Wednesday evening and he’s still an Eagle.  Various reports say to expect no deal tonight, either.  But a deal is expected soon, possibly as early as Thursday morning. The latest rumor has the Cardinals willing to trade cornerback Dominique [More…]

Jul 192011
Eagles trade rumors: Kolb to Arizona for Rodgers-Cromartie

The Kevin Kolb trade rumors continue to swirl, and with the NFL lockout hopefully coming to a close the talk will only continue to heat up. The most recent rumors have Kolb being traded to the Arizona Cardinals for cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie.  It makes a lot of sense, which is one reason why a rumor [More…]