What you need to know about Nick Foles and the franchise tag | Early Birds

Plus, we answer a reader question about cornerbacks in the mailbag.

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Tag not it for Eagles and Nick Foles | Bob Ford

Tag-and-trade on the quarterback makes no sense for the Eagles when franchise tag season opens on Tuesday.
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Tag not it for Eagles and Nick Foles | Bob Ford

Tag-and-trade on the quarterback makes no sense for the Eagles when franchise tag season opens on Tuesday.

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Colin Kaepernick’s road to settlement with NFL put Eagles at center of national-anthem controversy

Many of the Birds have been pro-Kaepernick since Day One.
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Colin Kaepernick’s road to settlement with NFL put Eagles at center of national-anthem controversy

Many of the Birds have been pro-Kaepernick since Day One.

Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion lawsuits with NFL

The NFL said "the resolution of this matter is subject to a confidentiality agreement," so it's likely that details of what's in the settlement won't emerge.

Colin Kaepernick, Eric Reid settle collusion lawsuits with NFL

The NFL said "the resolution of this matter is subject to a confidentiality agreement," so it's likely that details of what's in the settlement won't emerge.
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Eagles cornerback Sidney Jones’ durability remains in question. Could gaining strength help? | Jeff McLane

The Eagles invested a second-round pick in Jones, and aren’t about to give up on him. But the clock is ticking, and before he can prove he was worth the investment, he must show that he can remain healthy.

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Cap Space is never more important than it is right now. Cap Space attracts great players and changes teams’ fortunes. Cap Space gets it done.

Report: Ravens to trade quarterback Joe Flacco to Broncos

Flacco, a South Jersey native, was Super Bowl MVP in 2013.

Should soon-to-be free agent Jordan Hicks be judged by how he played with the Eagles or the time he missed?

The linebacker is one of the Eagles' most intriguing offseason questions. He's been a core defensive player when healthy, but he's also missed 21 regular-season games in four seasons.

Nick Foles is 30. Carson Wentz is 26. How long can an athlete stay in top form?

Training can hold off some of the decline, but by age 35, age has started to take its toll on reaction time, heart function, and other bodily traits.

Why this New York Jets linebacker wants to help Penn undergrads manage their money

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Revisiting the Golden Tate trade, Vinny Curry is released, draft updates | Early Birds

The Eagles will likely get a good compensatory pick for Tate, unless they’re big spenders themselves this spring. But when the third round begins in April, the Eagles will need to live with missing a top 100 pick for 37 catches in 10 games.

How popular is Joel Embiid on social media? Analysis shows the hottest sports stars on Twitter and Instagram

Joel Embiid has 3.3 million followers on Instagram. Rhys Hoskins' dog only has 3,716.

Kareem Hunt signs with Browns two months after Chiefs cut him following video of altercation

Hunt was released by the Chiefs after a video surfaced of him kicking a woman.

Carson Wentz, Mike Trout show up to watch Sixers blow out Lakers

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Ex-Giants star calling tonight's game in a new league you likely haven't heard of

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The X’s and O’s behind Carson Wentz’s ‘healthy’ involvement (or otherwise) in the Eagles’ offense | Jeff McLane

Wentz wants to be heard when devising a game plan, but understands that coach Doug Pederson wields final say. Still, that hasn’t stopped him from having what he calls “healthy dialogue” with his coaches during the week of preparation.

On anniversary of Eagles' Super Bowl parade, Philly fans are mourning

A year ago, hundreds of thousands of fans rose before the sun to flock along Broad Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway to witness something momentous: the Birds’ first-ever Super Bowl parade.

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