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

March 28, 2017

Eagles

Jeffrey Lurie says Eagles will not appear on HBO's Hard Knocks this year

In the past, HBO and the NFL have not exactly found much in the way of volunteers to do Hard Knocks, so the NFL came up with rules that allow them to force teams to let HBO cover their camps.

March 28, 2017

Eagles

Eagles only 2017 NFL mock draft, version 4.0

The Senior Bowl, the NFL Combine, free agency, and the NFL Annual Meetings are all in the books, with nothing left until the 2017 NFL Draft at the end of April.

March 28, 2017

Eagles

Eagles sign former Rams and Patriots DE Chris Long to two-year deal

After the Eagles released Connor Barwin in a money-saving move, they were left with a gaping hole at defensive end. Long will turn 32 on Tuesday, and should provide defensive line depth. He is more of a traditional 4-3 defensive end than Barwin, although like Barwin, Long's career is in its waning stages.

March 28, 2017

Eagles

Can we apply Andy Reid's stance on players with domestic violence history to the Eagles?

No, Andy Reid isn't the coach of the Philadelphia Eagles anymore, and he doesn't make decisions for them presently. However, if you haven't noticed, the Eagles have made efforts in many ways to get back to the way things were run when he was the guy in charge. And so, when Reid speaks in terms of philosophy, it's perhaps worthwhile listening to what he has to say.

March 28, 2017

Eagles

An update on Eagles DE Alex McCalister

With a 6'6 frame, 36" arms, and very good athleticism, McCalister was able to get to the quarterback in college with his raw traits. In the pros, it was crystal clear that McCalister would need to add weight, and a more expansive repertoire of pass rush moves.

March 28, 2017

Eagles

Eagles sign cornerback Patrick Robinson

According to a source, the Philadelphia Eagles are close to a deal with former cornerback Patrick Robinson, who was a former first round pick (32nd overall) of the New Orleans Saints in 2010.

March 27, 2017

Eagles

Joe Mixon a perfect fit for Eagles' offense, but would they consider drafting him?

PHOENIX – In a similar way that former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick was the face of dogfighting as much as he was known for being a special athlete when owner Jeffrey Lurie gave his approval to sign him eight years ago, Oklahoma Sooners running back Joe Mixon's talents are overshadowed for a domestic violence incident.

March 26, 2017

Eagles

Eagles OG Brandon Brooks did indeed go to a fan's wedding

Philadelphia Eagles fan Geoff Lane got married Saturday, and since he is an alum of the University of Miami of Ohio, he decided to invite fellow alum and current starting OG Brandon Brooks, who replied that he would attend. Brooks wasn't kidding. He put on a suit and went.

March 25, 2017

Eagles

Here are all of Nick Foles' pass attempts in 2016, with analysis

Earlier this week, we cut up video of Alshon Jeffery and Torrey Smith, showing all of their targets in 2016. Today we'll look another free agent acquisition who is more of a known commodity, Nick Foles.

March 24, 2017

Eagles

What draft prospects could be trade-up targets for the Eagles?

Here's a short list of players who might make sense for the Eagles if they somehow slipped to a range where the cost to move up wouldn't be devastating.

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