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  1. Eagles hoping for pass rush from Smith

    Andy Jasner

    The Philadelphia Eagles selected Marcus Smith with the No. 26 overall pick in the first round of the NFL draft. Many prognosticators believed the Eagles could have gotten the Louisville linebacker in the second or third round. But the Eagles ...

    Blog | July 24, 2014
  2. Connor Barwin getting help on Eagles' DL

    Andy Jasner

    Philadelphia Eagles outside linebacker Connor Barwin registered five sacks last season. It was six-and-a-half sacks shy of his career-high, set in 2011 with the Houston Texans. After a season playing alongside Trent Cole and Brandon Graham, the...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
  3. Rookie LB Smith ready to focus on football

    Andy Jasner

    Once linebacker Marcus Smith signed his rookie contract, he was able to concentrate solely on football. Smith, the No. 26 overall pick for the Philadelphia Eagles in this year's draft from the University of Louisville, recently inked a four-year c...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  4. Marcus Smith: Focus is on playing now

    Andy Jasner

    Marcus Smith was picked first by the Philadelphia Eagles, No. 26 overall in the opening round of the NFL draft. Smith was signed last, the seventh and final Philadelphia draft pick to ink a contract. And he's relieved. Smith can now fully...

    Blog | June 11, 2014
  5. Eagles' Marcus Smith isn't slacking off

    Andy Jasner

    The Philadelphia Eagles have signed six of their seven NFL draft picks. Only first rounder Marcus Smith remains unsigned. But Smith is going to work and just completed a three-day set of organized team activities (OTAs) with his teammates. Sm...

    Blog | May 30, 2014
  6. Barwin: Marcus Smith picking up defense

    Andy Jasner

    Connor Barwin joined the Philadelphia Eagles before last season and became a contributor with the ability to rush the passer. A linebacker with the skill to get to the quarterback, Barwin finished the season with five sacks and one interception. A...

    Blog | May 23, 2014
  7. Eagles offseason wrap-up

    Andy Jasner

    With free agency and the draft in the rearview mirror and training camp just a couple of months away, we assess the Philadelphia Eagles' offseason moves. Best move: The Eagles have lacked a hard-hitting safety since Brian Dawkins left via free ag...

    Blog | May 22, 2014
  8. Former Eagles weigh in on draft class

    Andy Jasner

    In the recent NFL draft, the Philadelphia Eagles came away with seven players. How did they do? Depends on whom you ask. Comcast SportsNet's Derrick Gunn polled three former Eagles: ESPN analyst and former quarterback Ron Jaworski, Eagles radio...

    Blog | May 21, 2014
  9. Smith tunes out criticism over his selection

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- Marcus Smith heard the whispers. He just chose not to listen. After Smith was selected by the Philadelphia Eagles with the No. 26 overall pick in the first round of the NFL draft, criticism came in all forms. But the ever-impr...

    Blog | May 17, 2014
  10. Chip Kelly: Draft is an inexact science

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- The Philadelphia Eagles selected seven players in the NFL draft. It began at No. 26 in the first round with Louisville linebacker Marcus Smith and ended in the seventh round with Wisconsin nose tackle Beau Allen. In between, the Ea...

    Blog | May 16, 2014
  11. Philadelphia Eagles draft wrap-up

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- A wrap-up of the Philadelphia Eagles' draft. Click here for a full list of Eagles draftees. Best move: Trading up 12 spots to select Vanderbilt wide receiver Jordan Matthews in the second round at No. 42 was brilliant. The Eagles w...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  12. Kelly: Let things play out on Smith

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- While at the podium discussing the selection of Vanderbilt wide receiver Jordan Matthews at No. 42, Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly was asked about his pick from the day before. Did the Eagles take a player in the first round ...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  13. Marcus Smith has proved adaptable

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- Marcus Smith is unfazed by pressure. Consider the fact that Smith entered his career at the University of Louisville as a quarterback and wound up as a linebacker who also played all over the defensive line. And by his senior seaso...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  14. Smith aims to boost Eagles' sack totals

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA - The Oakland Raiders selected Buffalo linebacker Khalil Mack with the No. 5 overall pick. UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr went to the Minnesota Vikings at No. 9. Louisville's Marcus Smith believes that he belongs in the same conversatio...

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  15. Eagles stuck to board, avoided temptations

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA - Time will tell whether the Philadelphia Eagles made the right choice in selecting Louisville linebacker Marcus Smith with the No. 26 overall pick in the NFL draft. It's also natural to wonder if they passed on other quality players....

    Blog | May 09, 2014
  16. Senior season boosts Marcus Smith

    Andy Jasner

    PHILADELPHIA -- Louisville linebacker Marcus Smith wasn't projected by many experts to be selected in the first round of the NFL draft. Even Smith knew why. "Maybe because of my junior film," Smith said on a conference call. Four sacks and 2...

    Blog | May 09, 2014