Jimmy Kempski

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Jimmy Kempski is the Eagles Writer for PhillyVoice.com. He has been journalizin' about the Philadelphia Eagles for four years, formerly with Philly.com and the Allentown Morning Call. He covers the Eagles year-round providing analysis and breaking news, as well as drawing stick figures and interacting with his fan base on Twitter. Follow him @JimmyKempski.

jimmy@phillyvoice.com

May 27, 2017

Eagles

Nelson Agholor suddenly being good is wholly unrealistic

Over his first two seasons in the NFL, Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor has not been good. Yes, I know, this is breaking news, and a take hotter than the surface of the sun. But this year, man... this year... this year is going to be different.

May 27, 2017

Eagles

Report: Eagles restructure safety Rodney McLeod's contract, create extra cap space

The Eagles also restructured Zach Ertz's contract back in March, the same day they signed Nick Foles to a two-year contract. We'll see if the Eagles made this move to free up space for a roster move once again.

May 26, 2017

Eagles

Eagles Mailbag: What about Nelson Agholor for Kyle Fuller?

In our weekly Eagles chat last Wednesday, there were a lot of good unanswered questions that I was not able to get to, so we'll cover them and some recent emails here in an Eagles mailbag.

May 26, 2017

Eagles

Chip Kelly hired by ESPN as college football studio analyst

Chip Kelly went back to college. Sort of. Kelly will become a college football studio analyst for ESPN on Saturday mornings, the network announced on Friday. 

May 25, 2017

Eagles

Eagles rookie DE Derek Barnett trying to widen his pass rush repertoire

In his three years at Tennessee, Philadelphia Eagles first round pick Derek Barnett was an extremely productive player, collecting 32 sacks in three season. By far, his most effective pass rush move was the dip and rip, as Barnett displayed incredible ability to get low while bending around the edge at top speed against offensive tackles. One of the (fair) criticisms of Barnett, however, is that he did not employ a devastating counter move against linemen who overplayed his highly effective outside rush.

May 25, 2017

Eagles

Eagles power ranking roundup

Is it dumb to put out power rankings in May? Yeah, kinda, I guess. Is it just as dumb to put out a power ranking roundup of said power rankings? Yeah, probably. Still, you clicked, so got eem.

May 24, 2017

Eagles

Marcus Smith was absent from OTAs, and it took a while for anyone to notice

In his three years after the Philadelphia Eagles made him their first round pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, Marcus Smith has 23 tackles, four sacks, and a whole lot of disappointed and/or annoyed Eagles fans.

May 24, 2017

Eagles

Recap: Eagles chat with Jimmy Kempski

Beginning at noon today, Jimmy Kempski will take your questions in another Eagles chat. Be sure to join him here.

May 23, 2017

Eagles

Eagles rookie UDFA center Tyler Orlosky to miss approximately two months

Philadelphia Eagles undrafted rookie free agent center Tyler Orlosky will miss seven-to-eight weeks with a strained MCL, he said to PhillyVoice on Tuesday. He suffered the injury during the Eagles' rookie minicamp two weekends ago.

May 23, 2017

Eagles

Listing the Eagles' starting jobs that are up for grabs

The Philadelphia Eagles' offseason program will continue on Tuesday, with the team in its entirety taking the field for the first time. It will be our first glimpse at how the coaching staff sees the depth chart. Heading into OTAs, we count four (maybe five) starting jobs that are up for grabs.

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