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The Eagles Pending Free Agents & The 72-Hour Rule

The Eagles Pending Free Agents & The 72-Hour Rule

So close, yet so far. That’s where the current labor negotiations are right now. The owners may have approved the CBA Thursday evening, but that means nothing if the player’s trade association refuses to recertify

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Quintin Mikell Shows Real Life Side Of Lockout

Quintin Mikell Shows Real Life Side Of Lockout

As many of you know, Eagles players have been working out at the PowerTrain gym in New Jersey quite a bit this spring. This is part of the effect of the lock that remains on

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Sure Ways Out Of Eagles Uniform: Akers Turns Down Offer & Mikell Turns 30

Sure Ways Out Of Eagles Uniform: Akers Turns Down Offer & Mikell Turns 30

It seems that the quickest way out of town if you're an Eagles player, is becoming 30 years of age or turning down one of the team's contract offers. Long-time Eagles kicker and franchise scoring

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David Akers Won’t Sign Transition Tender

David Akers Won’t Sign Transition Tender

Eagles Pro Bowl kicker David Akers says he wants to remain a Philadelphia Eagles but his refusal to sign the transition tender that the Birds have offered him might affect the way the team's front

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Akers And Agent Disappointed With Transition Tag

Akers And Agent Disappointed With Transition Tag

Eagles kicker David Akers isn't happy about the transition tag which was slapped on him by the Eagles. That will give them the right to match any contract offer he gets from other NFL teams.

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Eagles Place Franchise Tag On Michael Vick And Transition Tag On Akers

Eagles Place Franchise Tag On Michael Vick And Transition Tag On Akers

The Philadelphia Eagles have officially placed the franchise tag on Pro Bowl quarterback Michael Vick and they have also placed the transition tag on Pro Bowl kicker David Akers. Placing the franchise tag on Vick

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Vick Wins Another Comeback Player Of The Year Award

Vick Wins Another Comeback Player Of The Year Award

Michael Vick received another Comeback Player of The Year award last night at the NFL Players Pulse Awards ceremony in the Dallas area.  The awards ceremony was put together by the National Football Players Association

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The Akers’ Controversy Shows Us There Are Things More Important Than Football

I was on 610-WIP this morning and Angelo Cataldi confronted me with the story that I haven't written an article about on GCobb.com.  Of course that story concerns David Akers and his young daughter, Halley,

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GCobb.com Pro Bowl Chat

They've song the National Anthem and the players are getting ready to get started in Honolulu, Hawaii for this year's Pro Bowl.  Michael Vick and David Akers will be representing the Eagles in the football

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So, who do you blame the most?

Another year, another playoff loss. It is routine in Philadelphia to spend the month of January deciphering who is to blame for another loss in the post season. The only difference this year is that

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