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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 […]

Brian Rolle Interview

I was able to talk to Brian Rolle early last week and ask him what he has in store for the Philadelphia Eagles. Here is the complete transcript of my interview with him. EG: Can you describe your favorite play or biggest game during your college career at Ohio State? BR: I would say my […]

Philadelphia Eagles Select Brian Rolle In The Sixth Round of the 2011 NFL Draft

With what was originally the New England Patriots pick in a ridiculous one-pick swap, the Eagles selected Ohio State’s, linebacker, Brian Rolle. The Eagles finally drafted another linebacker after three straight picks of offensive lineman, and are looking to fill a need for a quick and high-motor type of player. Rolle was drafted after several visits with […]

Eagles Work Out Ohio State Linebackers

The Philadelphia Eagles have shown some dedication on drafting defensive support, as they have completed scheduled workouts with two Ohio State linebackers, Brian Rolle and Ross Homan. Both players had excellent careers at Ohio State and have posted some impressive numbers at the combine. Rolle and Homan are not regarded as top tier talent in this years draft, […]