Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp at Lincoln Financial Field
- Updated: August 3, 2014
Philadelphia PA: On Sunday August 3 from Lincoln Financial Field in South Philadelphia, the Philadelphia Eagles held their 2nd training camp practice as the Eagles continue to prepare for their 1st preseason game this Friday night in Chicago against the Bears. Before practice, Eagles Coach Chip Kelly spoke to the media and said the following
About Matt Barkley: “Really been happy with Barkley’s progression since he came here a year ago.”
About Nolan Carol “Carroll right now is our first dime guy with Boykin … Carroll continues to show up every day, have to find him playing time”
about Keelan Johnson: “He knows he made a mistake, still process he needs to go through … First mistake he’s made since he’s been here.”
About WR Arrelious Benn “it’s been good to see A. Benn … Never really got a chance to see him last year … Worked very hard in rehab, in better shape.”
One practice started it was business as usual Nick Foles had a couple of good passes to Darren Sproles & LeSean McCoy. During the individual drills, Foles threw a nice Deep ball to Jeremy Maclin for a Touchdown and the crowd loved every minute of the play. Later on in the drills, Foles would find Jordan Matthews on a deep route for a Touchdown. There were some point during practice that Cary Williams was standing on the side watching practice and would take part in some drills latter on then found out he had some left leg soreness.
During one of the drills WR Ifeanyi Momah Makes a Leaping catch from a deep pass from Nick Foles and it was over Brandon Boykin. Quron Pratt made a very nice sliding catch from QB GJ Kinne. Matt Barkley had a series of deep passes and one went to BJ Cunningham for Touchdown over Curtis Marsh. Later on in practice Foles would throw another deep ball for Maclin for another touchdown. Practice came to an end when Foles finds Brent Celek in the end zone for a touchdown.
The Eagles PR Staff said there were fewer than 25,000 in attendance for today’s practice. The Next time the public gets to see the Eagles is Sunday August 10 when the Eagles practice at Franklin Field starting at 12:15 PM.
Eagles Coach Chip Kelly:
Eagles Marcus Smith:
Eagles Matt Barkley:
Eagles Jordan Matthews”