AP sources: All-Pro DeMarco Murray to join Eagles

DeMarco Murray got the money he wanted from his former team’s biggest rival. Two people familiar with the deal said All-Pro running back DeMarco Murray agreed Thursday to a five-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles. Both sources spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because Murray hadn’t officially signed the contract. Wearing a[…]

AP Source: All-Pro back DeMarco Murray visiting Eagles

A person familiar with the meeting says All-Pro running back DeMarco Murray will visit the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday night because the Eagles haven’t announced the visit. Philadelphia agreed to a three-year contract with running back Ryan Mathews earlier in the day, according[…]

Kelly says Eagles aren’t trading up for Mariota

Chip Kelly says he’s not “mortgaging the future” to move up and draft Marcus Mariota, and he didn’t acquire Sam Bradford to use as trade bait. Kelly broke his offseason silence Wednesday after a turbulent week that saw the Philadelphia Eagles trade two-time All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy and quarterback Nick Foles, while letting Pro[…]

McCoy pleased to be in Buffalo, where he feels ‘appreciated’

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The longer LeSean McCoy thought about the trade that sent him to Buffalo, the more excited he became about joining a Rex Ryan-coached team with a run-oriented approach. “It feels good to be appreciated,” McCoy said during an introductory news conference at the Bills facility on Tuesday. “Once I kind[…]