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The Kelly Green Boys Podcast: Season Preview and Week 1 Preview

We talk about Brent Celek retiring, cut day, the full season outlook, predicting the Eagles record, Doug Pederson angry at the media and previewing the Eagles Vs. Atlanta Falcons.
Niner Nation Sep 3, 2018
Are the 49ers better, worse, or the same at tight end from a year ago?

Are the 49ers better, worse, or the same at tight end from a year ago?

Nothing much has changed at the top of the depth chart, but the No. 3 has a new face. One thing emerged in 2017 for the tight ends that will be around for the immediate future in 2018, and that is the presence of #CelekTime. Garrett Celek finally managed to catch passes and worked a tandem with rookie George Kittle. The 49ers were the beneficiaries of such an avatar. There was chatter that they may go after Rob Gronkowski in the offseason, but either Gronk was too expensive or the 49ers didn’t want to mess with the good thing they had with Kittle/Celek. So we have mostly the same thing...
Bleeding Green Nation Aug 31, 2018
Eagles players react to Brent Celek’s retirement

Eagles players react to Brent Celek’s retirement

His former teammates congratulated the tight end on a stand-out career. Tight end Brent Celek will retire from the NFL having spent his entire 11-year career as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, and despite having the opportunity to play for another team in 2018, admitted the thought of playing in a different uniform didn’t feel right. Celek was more than just another teammate, he was a leader in the locker room, a teacher to his position-mates, a team-first guy, and was a active member in the larger Philly community. He was drafted by Andy Reid, played under Chip Kelly, and won a...
ClutchPoints Aug 31, 2018
Longtime Eagles TE Brent Celek retiring after 11 seasons

Longtime Eagles TE Brent Celek retiring after 11 seasons

Tight end Brent Celek announced his retirement Friday after 11 seasons in the NFL. Celek spent all 11 of his seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles before they released him earlier this year. Celek considered returning elsewhere for a 12th season, but he ultimately decided he wanted to end his career in Philadelphia after finally winning […] The post Longtime Eagles TE Brent Celek retiring after 11 seasons appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Inside the Iggles Aug 31, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles: Reactions to Brent Celek’s retirement

Fans, teammates and the Philadelphia Eagles organization spent Friday celebrating the longest-tenured tight end in team history. August 31st is, officially, Brent Celek day. For eleven seasons, all of them in Philadelphia Eagles green, Brent Celek gave his team’s fans and coaches reason after reason to fall in love with him. Eleven seasons translates into […] Philadelphia Eagles: Reactions to Brent Celek’s retirement - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Fox Sports Aug 31, 2018

Former Eagles tight end Brent Celek retires

Former Philadelphia Eagles tight end Brent Celek has announced his retirement after 11 seasons in the NFL
Inside the Iggles Aug 31, 2018

Flashback Friday: A Philadelphia Eagles fan looks back on Brent Celek’s career

Brent Celek may not be one of those names that NFL fans roll off of their tongues constantly, but he’s in the hearts of Eagles fans forever. Who? That was the first word out of the mouths of Philadelphia Eagles fans when their favorite team took a chance on a six-foot-four tight end out of […] Flashback Friday: A Philadelphia Eagles fan looks back on Brent Celek’s career - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bleeding Green Nation Aug 31, 2018
Brent Celek addresses Eagles fans in heartfelt retirement announcement

Brent Celek addresses Eagles fans in heartfelt retirement announcement

The tight end was always a class act, and now he’s going out on top. When news broke Thursday night that Brent Celek was planning to announce his retirement on Friday, it was something that both made total sense yet surprised me a little. The former Eagles tight end was still physically healthy, and would have contributed to several locker rooms right away should he have chosen to re-sign. But, he didn’t. And in his heartfelt open letter to the Philadelphia Eagles organization, former and current teammates, and fans, explained a little bit about why he chose to retire. “It’s a big...

Report: Brent Celek, former Eagles tight end, to retire Friday

Celek, 33, played 11 season for the Eagles before he was released in March. He had been leaning toward retirement this summer. He leaves the NFL after winning a Super Bowl for his adopted home, where his career will be remembered for his toughness and durability.
Bleeding Green Nation Aug 30, 2018
Report: Former Eagles tight end Brent Celek to retire Friday

Report: Former Eagles tight end Brent Celek to retire Friday

After being released earlier this offseason, the tight end has decided to call it a career. The Philadelphia Eagles released veteran tight end Brent Celek following the team’s Super Bowl win after 11 seasons. He went unsigned in the months since, and it was reported that he intends on announcing his retirement as an Eagle on Friday. Some news: @BrentCelek has informed the @Eagles he is retiring and will release a farewell statement on the team's website Friday morning. The team's longest-tenured player was released after 11 seasons in March. Attracted interest from other teams but...
Inside the Iggles Aug 18, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles should consider bringing back Brent Celek

It hasn’t been long, but the Philadelphia Eagles should form a Brent Celek reunion. This year has been strange for former Philadelphia Eagles tight end, Brent Celek. The 33-year-old veteran, who has spent the entirety of his career with the Eagles officially got the boot back in the springtime. It wasn’t anything personal, Celek just […] Philadelphia Eagles should consider bringing back Brent Celek - Inside the Iggles - Inside the Iggles - A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Bleeding Green Nation Aug 18, 2018
The Linc - Brent Celek says he wouldn’t play for the Cowboys even if they gave him a lot of money

The Linc - Brent Celek says he wouldn’t play for the Cowboys even if they gave him a lot of money

Philadelphia Eagles news and links for 8/18/18. Let’s get to the Philadelphia Eagles links ... Brent Celek would rather retire than play for Cowboys - NBCSPBut appearing Friday on 97.5 The Fanatic, Celek did the one thing guaranteed to get you in any Eagles fan’s good graces — diss the Cowboys. ”Hell no. Do you think I would play for the Cowboys? Philly is my home,” Celek said. “If they offered me 10 million, I still wouldn’t go.” While Celek said back in March before being cut that he wasn’t planning to retire, it sounds like his mind has shifted. He has a hard time...

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