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Breaking Down the 2009 Eagles Salary Cap

ESPN’s Insider is talking about the salary cap, and they have broken down how the Eagles shape up heading into the 09 season: 2009 Salary Cap: $148,195,074 Player with Highest Cap Number: QB Donovan McNabb ($20,273,950; 15.8% of cap) Highest Cap Number for a Player No Longer with Club: CB Lito Sheppard ($725,000; 0.6% of […]

Eagles Move CB Lito Sheppard to Jets for Picks

The Eagles have made it official, as they have moved CB Lito Sheppard to the Jets for a pair of undisclosed draft picks. After being traded traded to the Jets for a fifth-round choice in 2009 and a conditional pick in 2010, Sheppard received a contract extension. Sheppard, according to a source, received a four-year, […]

Birds to Cut Ties w/ Sheppard and Brown?

From: Philadelphia Inquirer If Joselio Hanson doesn’t get a lot of attention on the market, the Eagles could try to bring him back as their third cornerback, because it seems likely that they are going to cut ties with Lito Sheppard and save $3 million in salary-cap space. The Eagles will also have a decision […]

Eagles: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

Harv is MIA so I’ve got both the O and D this week. I suspect he has elected to hide under his bed until Westbrook starts playing again. The D pulled off a wallstreet bailout with a solid plan and then the offense summarily voted it down with some unenthusiastic efforts. THE O GOOD — […]

Report Says Eagles Recently Turned Down Offer for Sheppard

While it’s not known as to what team they talked to, a report from WIP Radio and ProFootballTalk.com confirms that the Eagles recently turned down an offer for cornerback Lito Sheppard.  It’s not been a secret that Sheppard’s been on the trading block since the team grabbed Asante Samuel off the free agent market back […]

Eagles Prepare For First Preseason Game

The Eagles will hold a closed practice today as they prepare for their first preseason game.  The Birds will visit Pittsburgh at 7:30 Friday night.  Yesterday, disgruntled cornerback Lito Sheppard responded to team owner Jeffrey Lurie’s comments on Monday.  Lurie, citing a rarely-used stat, said he hopes Sheppard has a better season this year than […]

Samuel Has Hamstring Strain; Sheppard Meets with Reid, Banner

The news on injured cornerback Asante Samuel is that he has a mild hamstring strain.  Samuel pulled up limp during practice on Saturday, but it is being reported that he is day-to-day, and will be monitered.  He had an MRI today to make sure there was no further damage on the leg.  It’s also being […]

Eagles Vets Report To Camp

The rest of the Eagles veterans will report to training camp at Lehigh University today.  The biggest question today is whether running back Brian Westbrook will show up.  Westbrook is upset over his current contract.  He and the Eagles reportedly have been trying to hammer out a new deal.  The agent for cornerback Lito Sheppard, […]