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Leonard Weaver Says “Sorry” Over Slave Comments

After watching the tape of an interview he did with Comcast SportsNet, Eagles fullback Leonard Weaver has apologized for comments in which he said owners treated players “like slaves” according to the Philadelphia Daily News. Weaver’s comments echoed those made by Vikings running back Adrian Peterson. “We as players want to make a statement that […]

How Much of an Impact Will the Eagles Injuries Make?

To me, the most upsetting thing about losing the Packers wasn’t actually losing. The thing that bothered me most were the injuries that came from the game. During Sunday’s game, we lost two offensive starters for the season. We also saw two starters suffer concussions that may very well hold them out of the game […]

PFW: Weaver Won’t Get as Many Carries in 2010 as 2009

Pro Football Weekly reports it looks like FB Leonard Weaver won’t see as many carries in 2010 as 09: Eagles FB Leonard Weaver told PFW he expects to receive fewer carries this season after handling the ball a surprising number of times last season when injuries cropped up. “I understand why,” Weaver said. “We have […]

Eagles Receive Terrible Running Back Ranking

Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports has just published an article in which he ranks the running backs of every NFL team. There’s no surprise that the Vikings and Titans rank first and second; however, the Eagles ranking was a surprise to me. Cole has the Eagles listed 31st, second to last. With the ranking, Cole […]

Eagles Youth Movement Excited

There’s no question that the Eagles are getting younger all around, especially on the offensive side of the ball. If you look at the playmakers on offense, you see an incredible amount of young talent. It’s exciting to think that if Kevin Kolb can step up and perform at a high level, this offense can […]

Weaver Gets His Payday

After just discussing how badly the Eagles needed to work out the deal with Leonard Weaver, they have finally done so. The Eagles and Weaver have agreed to a three year deal worth $10 million which sets a new contract record for the fullback position. This is the Eagles first signing of the free agency […]

Leonard Weaver: Get it Done

There were a lot of talks last weekend and in the beginning of this week about the Eagles being close to signing Leonard Weaver. He is their number one free agent priority and with free agency set to start on Friday, they need to get the deal done as soon as they can. I don’t […]

Weaver Earns First-Team All-Pro Honors

After just mentioning how badly the Eagles need to bring back Leonard Weaver, there was yet another reason piled on today. Weaver was voted first-team All-Pro by the Associated Press today. That is a very high honor and one that Weaver definitely deserves. He can add that to his Pro Bowl nomination in his first […]