Dion Jordan Archives - Philadelphia Magazine

Dion Jordan

Birds 24/7

Report: Eagles Almost Traded For Dion Jordan

Miami Dolphins edge defender and former Oregon Duck Dion Jordan has been suspended for the 2015 season for again violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy, according to […]

Birds 24/7

Weekend Reading: The Dion Jordan ‘What If’

During the offseason, there were plenty of rumors about the Eagles’ potential interest in acquiring Miami Dolphins edge defender Dion Jordan. But Armando Salguero of […]

Birds 24/7

Twitter Mailbag: The Latest On Lane

Happy Fourth of July to our football family. We are approaching the two-year mark here at Birds 24/7 (Our first post was on July 23, 2012). […]

Birds 24/7

Twitter Mailbag: On Robinson, Dion And CBs

For a chance to have your question published on Birds 24/7, send it to @Tim_McManus. @Tim_McManus do you think Allen Robinson slips to 3rd round? […]

Birds 24/7

Wake-Up Call: Jordan And the OLB Spot

When you look at the roster, outside linebacker is the position that screams at you. The Eagles have needs in several areas. They are thin […]

Birds 24/7

Twitter Mailbag: On Sproles And Trade Winds

For a chance to have your question published on Birds 24/7, send it to @Tim_McManus. A lot happening on the Eagles front. Let’s get right to […]

Birds 24/7

Riddick: Eagles Pulling Away From Division

Louis Riddick spent five years with the Eagles, including three as the team’s director of pro personnel. He now works as an analyst for ESPN, […]

Birds 24/7

The Dion Jordan Trade Question

A year after jumping one spot ahead of the Eagles to draft Dion Jordan, the Miami Dolphins are now looking to trade the outside linebacker, […]

Birds 24/7

Dion Jordan And the OLB Market

Indianapolis — Just getting settled in here at the combine. It feels like the NFL has just taken over the city. There were several Eagles […]

Birds 24/7

Eagles Draft Predictions: McManus Vs. Kapadia

It’s time for the first annual Birds 24/7 Draft Predictions, where Sheil and I lay it all on the line in a fight for bragging rights. Kapadia is still stinging from his sound defeat in our 53-man projections battle back in training camp. Let’s see if he can get on the scoreboard.

Birds 24/7

Eagles Draft Cheat Sheet: Defensive Options

If you missed part one on the offense, click here.

Now, for the defense. Here are 23 potential first-round prospects to round out the top-40. With each name, you’ll find a short description on how he might fit with the Eagles, along with the likelihood of the player ending up in Philadelphia.

Birds 24/7

Eagles Wake-Up Call: Examining Three Draft Scenarios

Chip Kelly’s response drew laughter, but there was actually probably some truth behind his words.

“Yeah, and I get bored,” Kelly said last week, when asked about the process of working through different draft scenarios with Howie Roseman and the Eagles’ personnel team.

“To be honest with you, when they give you a million different scenarios, I think the same thing in the back of my mind. What if one team will trade 17 picks for us? You would say that would never happen. But the New Orleans Saints did it for Ricky Williams, so you have to talk about it. So we talk about it.”

Kelly is only three months into his tenure, but the sense here is that he’s at his happiest when he’s on the field coaching, or in the meeting room with his staff working on offensive concepts and X’s and O’s.

Birds 24/7

Eagles Draft Buzz: Trade Winds Blowing?

A roundup of Eagles-related draft buzz from today…

In what should come as no surprise, the Birds are one of the front-end teams making calls about potentially moving down in the first round. ESPN’s Adam Schefter identifies the Eagles (No. 4), Lions (No. 5), Browns (No. 6), Bills (No. 8) and Dolphins (No. 12) as teams looking to make a move.

Birds 24/7

Eagles Mock Draft Roundup

With the draft just two days away, Star Lotulelei, Lane Johnson and Geno Smith are among the names being mocked to the Eagles at the No. 4 pick.

Birds 24/7

Eagles Wake-Up Call: A Note On Fisher, Jordan

Eric Fisher has visited five NFL teams during the pre-draft process, including the Eagles. The 6-7, 306-pound Central Michigan product told PFT that he made trips to Philadelphia, Jacksonville, Detroit, Cleveland and Carolina.

Some believe he will be the Eagles’ pick at 4. Others don’t think he will last that long. What does Fisher think?