Posts Tagged ‘Doug Pederson’

Eagles Promote WR Coach Mike Groh to Offensive Coordinator

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson has decided to promote wide receivers coach Mike Groh to offensive coordinator, a source tells Tim McManus of ESPN. Pederson interviewed both Groh and running backs coach Duce Staley for the post on Monday, and has decided to go with Groh. Staley will remain the team’s running backs coach. Press […]

Eagles Coach Doug Pederson on the Patriots – “They’ve Proven it Time and Time Again”

Eagles coach Doug Pederson addressed the mystique of the Patriots on Thursday, Tim McManus of ESPN reports. “That’s obviously a real question, that’s a real issue that you have,” he said. “These guys have been there, they’ve done it, they’ve proven it time and time again. My biggest focus with the team is let’s just […]

Eagles Starters to Play, But Likely Not the Entire Game Sunday Against Dallas

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson said Friday that Eagles starters will play Week 17 against the Cowboys, but “at the same time be smart with how much they play.” according to Jimmy Kempski of Philly Voice. “The idea is to just keep the starters going,” Pederson explained. “I don’t want to not play them, and […]

Will Doug Pederson Play the Eagles Starters in the Regular Season Finale Despite Clinching Home Field?

With the No.1 seed in the NFC secured after the Eagles clawed their way to a win over the Raiders Christmas night, head coach Doug Pederson will decide by Wednesday whether to risk his starters in the team’s Week 17 game against the Dallas Cowboys according to Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com. Week 17 is always […]

TE Zach Ertz Has Cleared Concussion Protocol and to Practice

Eagles coach Doug Pederson said today that tight end Zach Ertz has cleared the concussion protocol and will practice Wednesday, ESPN reports. “He’s good to go,” Pederson said. The Eagles (11-2) will play the New York Giants on Sunday at MetLife Stadium. Ertz missed the Eagles’ 43-35 victory over the Los Angeles Rams with his […]

Eagles LB Jordan Hicks Limited to Start Camp with Broken Bone in Hand

Eagles head coach Doug Pederson confirmed on Monday that middle linebacker Jordan Hicks broke a bone in his hand while on his honeymoon earlier this summer, an injury that required a “minor procedure.” Hicks will be limited to start training camp, Tim McManus of ESPN.com reports. “He’s a veteran player, understands his role, I’m not […]

Eagles Coach Pederson Not Concerned About DE Brandon Graham Not Being at Offseason Program

Following the lead of Eagles top football executive Howie Roseman a day earlier, coach Doug Pederson on Friday said he too is not terribly concerned about the departure of defensive end Brandon Graham from the team’s voluntary offseason program, Nick Fierro of the Allentown Morning Call reports. Speaking before the opening practice of rookie camp, […]

Eagles Announce TE Ertz and CB McKelvin to Miss Sunday’s Game vs Steelers

Doug Pederson said Friday that tight end Zach Ertz and corner Leodis McKelvin will miss this Sunday‚Äôs game against the Steelers but should be ready to go when the Eagles return from their ensuing bye week, Les Bowen of the Philadelphia Daily News reports. Ertz (displaced first rib) and McKelvin (hamstring) were injured in the […]