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Jason Peters

Jason Peters - #71 - T

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 4"/ 340 lbs.
Birthday 01/22/1982
Birthplace Queen City, TX
College Arkansas
Years played 9

Eagles sign QB Foles

Posted May 21, 2012 @ 9:40 a.m. ET
The Eagles have signed QB Nick Foles, their third-round draft choice, to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not announced.

Colts claim OG Taylor off waivers

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 8:10 p.m. ET
The Colts have signed their third former Eagles offensive guard, claiming Zane Taylor off waivers from Philadelphia on Friday.

Jets sign veteran S Bell

Posted May 18, 2012 @ 12:34 p.m. ET
The Jets added another safety this offseason, signing veteran Yeremiah Bell on Friday.

Eagles extend RB McCoy

Posted May 17, 2012 @ 6:43 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced a five-year contract extension for RB LeSean McCoy on Thursday evening.

Suggs, Peters may lose part of salaries

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 8:04 p.m. ET
The Ravens and Eagles may recoup some salary from Terrell Suggs and Jason Peters, who were injured this offseason in non-football activities, according to ESPN’s Chris Mortensen.

Better NFL offense: Eagles or Lions?

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 2:19 p.m. ET
In the first matchup of our video series facing the NFL's top offenses against each other, we look at the Eagles vs. the Lions.

Former Eagles O-line coach Walsh dies

Posted May 16, 2012 @ 11:57 a.m. ET
Former Eagles offensive line coach Bill Walsh died at his home in Atlanta on Sunday at the age of 84.

Raiders sign FB Schmitt

Posted May 15, 2012 @ 10:28 p.m. ET
The Raiders have signed former Eagles FB Owen Schmitt to a one-year contract after a tryout Tuesday, the team announced.

Report: Peters re-injures Achilles tendon

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 6:30 p.m. ET
Eagles OLT Jason Peters ruptured his Achilles tendon for the second time, according to Derrick Gunn of Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia.

Former Eagles C Jackson retires

Posted May 12, 2012 @ 12:04 p.m. ET
Veteran C Jamaal Jackson decided to retire after one day at a tryout with the Giants. 

Bills sign QB Young

Posted May 11, 2012 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
The Bills signed QB Vince Young to a one-year deal on Friday. He worked out for the team last week.

Eagles reach deal with second-rounder Kendricks

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 6:31 p.m. ET
The Eagles have signed their second-round pick, LB Mychal Kendericks, to a four-year contract. Financial terms were not announced.

Three factors determine risers, sliders in 2012 standings

Posted May 08, 2012 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
It’s time to think about who will win and lose in the 2012 season, and you might want to consider these factors when determining the order of finish.

Report: Falcons received $3 million in cap credits for 2012

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 12:25 a.m. ET
The NFL granted the Falcons $3 million in salary-cap credits for 2012, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Monday.

Fantasy spin: Eagles QB Nick Foles

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 5:04 a.m. ET
Did the Eagles reach for QB Nick Foles as a project in the third round? If not, does he have any fantasy value this upcoming season?

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 30, 2012
Peters ruptured the Achilles tendon in his right leg on Tuesday, and surgery is required.||||||| Peters, who was undrafted out of Arkansas and has developed into a key cog on the Philadelphia offensive line, was injured while training in Texas. Surgery to repair the tendon is scheduled for Tuesday in Philadelphia, and will be performed by Dr. Steve Raikin of the Rothman Institute. Peters is a 6-foot-4, 340-pound native of Queen City, Texas.
Posted Oct. 04, 2011
Peters is inactive this Sunday against Washington.||||||| Peters has a left hamstring strain that coach Andy Reid calls "fairly significant." He developed into a Pro Bowler for the Bills.
Posted Sept. 16, 2011
Peters, the lone Philadelphia Eagles offensive lineman in the same spot as he was a year ago, suffered an ankle injury in practice Friday and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game with the Atlanta Falcons.||||||| Peters, a four-time Pro Bowl player, suffered the injury near the end of Friday's practice in a team drill. He limped out of the indoor practice facility accompanied by one of the team's trainers.
Posted Oct. 18, 2009
Peters is among three Eagles scheduled for MRI exams on Monday following injuries during Sunday's 13-9 loss at Oakland.||||||| Peters hurt his left knee midway through the first quarter and didn't return. Coach Andy Reid called Peters' injury a sprained knee, but it was thought to be worse.
Posted April 17, 2009
The Bills agreed to trade Peters to the Philadelphia Eagles after failing to negotiate a new contract with the disgruntled two-time Pro Bowl selection.||||||| By landing Peters, the Eagles fill an immediate hole on their offensive line after left tackle Tra Thomas signed with Jacksonville in free agency last month. Listed at 6-foot-4 and 328 pounds, Peters completed his sixth season last year and was selected to his second consecutive Pro Bowl. He was an undrafted rookie out of Arkansas and broke in with the Bills as a tight end.

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