8:18 PM EDT, Mon March 30, 2015

Did Eagles coach Chip Kelly love sticking it to Cowboys by signing DeMarco Murray?

Philadelphia is the first team to poach the NFL’s leading rusher away from another franchise in 68 years. Even better: the Eagles took DeMarco Murray away from a Cowboys team that beat them for the NFC East title.
Bleeding Green Nation Mar 26, 2015

Can DeMarco Murray Stay Healthy and Productive for the Eagles?

DeMarco Murray, the reigning leading rusher, Offensive Player of the Year, Judas to Cowboys fans. And an injury waiting to happen? The Eagles made wave after wave in free agency, and while the off-season, and with it the implementation of Chip Kelly’s vision for the team, is far from over, there is one common thread that all the major moves the Eagles have made have: an injury history, in particular a soft tissue injury. Nowhere is this more prominent than in the backfield, where DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews and Sam Bradford have combined for four full seasons in their careers....

Regarding DeMarco Murray, Jerry Jones says you can't have it all

IRVING, Texas -- When DeMarco Murray signed with the Philadelphia Eagles, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said if there was no salary cap the NFL's reigning rushing champion would have remained a member of the Dallas Cowboys. The Cowboys weren't willing to offer Murray more than $12 million guaranteed, which was at least $6 million less than what he got from the Eagles. The Cowboys can talk about cost of living and no state taxes and all that, but it doesn't trump an extra $6 million.
Big Cat Country Mar 24, 2015

Jacksonville Jaguars Daily: Eagles far outbid Jaguars for DeMarco Murray

Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell reveals just how much the Eagles outbid for free agent running back DeMarco Murray, and more team news. Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell says Eagles outbid by over $2 million per year - NBCSports.comThe Jacksonville Jaguars were certainly interested in signing DeMarco Murray this offseason. However, they apparently weren’t nearly as interested as the Philadelphia Eagles. According to Ryan O’Halloran of the Florida Times-Union, Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell said Monday that Philadelphia’s offer to Murray far exceeded their own. Jacksonville is...
Florida Times-Union Mar 24, 2015
Philly easily won bidding war for running back DeMarco Murray

Philly easily won bidding war for running back DeMarco Murray

PHOENIX | The last time Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell held an interview session, it was March 11 to announce the addition of five players in the opening 24 hours of free agency. But a primary topic for Caldwell to cover Monday during a break at the NFL Owners Meetings was about a player the Jaguars didn’t get: Running back DeMarco Murray. The Jaguars joined Dallas, Oakland and Philadelphia in trying to sign Murray, the league’s 2014 rushing champion. The Eagles signed Murray to a five-year, $40 million contract that includes $18 million guaranteed. read more
philly.com Mar 23, 2015

Jones lauds Murray, NFL tweaks catch rule

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, hustling to a meeting, said nice things about DeMarco Murray, now of the Eagles, and the league made a change in emphasis on the catch rule that still wouldn't have helped Dez Bryant in that playoff game.
Florida Times-Union Mar 23, 2015

Jaguars GM Dave Caldwell says team was 'serious' about signing DeMarco Murray

PHOENIX – During a break in the NFL Owner’s Meetings today, Jaguars general manager Dave Caldwell talked about a number of topics. Here is a quick rundown: *On the pursuit of free agent running back DeMarco Murray before he signed with Philadelphia: Caldwell said the Jaguars dropped out of the running on the opening night of free agency. He said the Eagles’ offer exceeded the Jaguars’ final offer, “by a large amount.” Did the Eagles offer Murray $1-$2 million more per year than the Jaguars? read more
Express-Times Mar 23, 2015
Jerry Jones doesn't sound too happy Dallas Cowboys lost DeMarco Murray to Eagles

Jerry Jones doesn't sound too happy Dallas Cowboys lost DeMarco Murray to Eagles

The Eagles stole Murray away earlier this month, but it came at a cost.
Bleeding Green Nation Mar 23, 2015

NFL Fantasy Football: DeMarco Murray ranks above LeSean McCoy

Which Eagles players will you be drafting? Evan Silva of Rotoworld recently put together his post-free agency/pre-draft projections for the top 150 players in Fantasy Football for the 2015 season. Here we take a look at which Eagles players made the list. No. 6 - RB DeMarco Murray "In an attempt to "protect" a talent-deficient defense and quarterback with recurring back problems, the 2014 Cowboys made a commitment to run-heavy football. The plan worked in both real life and fantasy, as Dallas went 12-4 and Murray led all running backs in fantasy points. There are red flags for 2015,...
Bleeding Green Nation Mar 23, 2015

NFL Free Agency: ESPN says Eagles overpaid Byron Maxwell and DeMarco Murray

Did the Eagles make two costly mistakes? The Philadelphia Eagles entered this year's free agency period with a lot of cap space to work with and they certainly weren't shy to spend. The team signed five players on the open market. Two of those contracts were much bigger than the others: running back DeMarco Murray and cornerback Byron Maxwell signed to lucrative long-term deals. Philadelphia signed both of these players with the intent of them being key contributors in years to come. But what if things don't go as planned? These players will need to perform well in order to justify...
Bleeding Green Nation Mar 22, 2015

LeSean McCoy says Eagles made a "panic move" by signing DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews

Count LeSean McCoy as one of those in the crowd of people who don't seem to be confused by Chip Kelly's offseason plan. The former Eagles running back recently appeared in an interview on The Rich Eisen Show. McCoy touched on several topics, but his take on the Eagles' running back situation was most interesting. "I saw that they originally were trying to get Frank Gore, and he backed out. So then when they got DeMarco and they got Ryan Mathews, I thought it was like a panic move. "With that media in Philadelphia, they can get tough on you. So I guess that was just the way to make it...
Express-Times Mar 21, 2015

LeSean McCoy says Eagles signing DeMarco Murray was a 'panic move'

The Eagles signing Murray to a five-year, $40 million deal seemed to come out of nowhere, especially after they agreed to a three-year deal with Ryan Mathews.
Express-Times Mar 21, 2015
Frank Gore didn't seem too excited about playing with Eagles' quarterbacks

Frank Gore didn't seem too excited about playing with Eagles' quarterbacks

The Eagles were able to makeup for losing Gore, as they signed arguably the top running back available in DeMarco Murray.
Express-Times Mar 20, 2015
Dallas Cowboys' Tony Romo to Jimmy Kimmel: 'I do not like' Eagles, bummed to lose DeMarco Murray

Dallas Cowboys' Tony Romo to Jimmy Kimmel: 'I do not like' Eagles, bummed to lose DeMarco Murray

Dallas Cowboys quarterback opens up about Eagles signing DeMarco Murray and state of the rivalry between the teams.
Bleeding Green Nation Mar 20, 2015

Eagles free agency: Signings, cuts, and the free agents that are left unsigned

Recapping the busy Eagles free agency period. The Philadelphia Eagles have hit a lull now that their busy first week of free agency is over. The Eagles made a bunch of significant roster moves last week. Many took fans by surprise. The action was fast and furious and it was hard to keep up sometimes. The Eagles' roster looks a lot different than it did when the offseason first began. There are plenty of new faces in and old faces out. Here's a recap of all the moves made by the team. Signed by Eagles Free agents from other teams: RB DeMarco Murray - (5 years, $42M) CB Byron Maxwell - (6...

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