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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 likely will have McNabb back

Posted Feb. 04, 2010 @ 7:47 p.m. ET
There is mounting evidence that Donovan McNabb, who is heading into the final year of his contract, will return to the Eagles as the starting quarterback next season.

Eagles hire Savage as draft consultant

Posted Feb. 04, 2010 @ 11:55 a.m. ET
The Eagles have hired former Browns GM Phil Savage as a personnel consultant for the 2010 draft.

Eagles hire Jauron as DB coach

Posted Feb. 03, 2010 @ 9:45 p.m. ET
The Eagles have hired longtime NFL coach Dick Jauron as a senior assistant/DB coach, the team confirmed Wednesday.

Brookshier loved role of storyteller

Posted Jan. 30, 2010 @ 8:29 p.m. ET
Tom Danyluk wrote a column about CBS' old announcing team of Pat Summerall and Tom Brookshier last November. With Brookshier succumbing to cancer Friday at the age of 78, it seemed appropriate to share some fond memories of the former ...

Eagles make it official, name Roseman as GM

Posted Jan. 29, 2010 @ 10:17 a.m. ET
The Eagles announced Friday that, in a long-expected move, they have named Howie Roseman as general manager, succeeding Tom Heckert, who left for Cleveland.

Eagles' Andrews brothers have lot to prove

Posted Jan. 23, 2010 @ 3 p.m. ET
Eagles offensive linemen Shawn and Stacy Andrews will enter the 2010 season with a lot of questions about health and their places on the team.

Eagles could see spike in kickoff returns

Posted Jan. 15, 2010 @ 10:03 a.m. ET
The Eagles ranked a disappointing 30th in the league in kickoff return despite some serious talent and depth among returners, but Bobby April should help in that department.

Eagles hire April to coach special teams

Posted Jan. 14, 2010 @ 11:55 a.m. ET
The Eagles landed highly regarded special-teams coordinator Bobby April, signing him before the Redskins or any other team could land him.

Reid: McNabb still Eagles' starter now

Posted Jan. 11, 2010 @ 2:18 p.m. ET
Head coach Andy Reid stood by his postgame statement following the Eagles' 34-14 playoff loss to the Cowboys that QB Donovan McNabb is his starter next season.

Eagles face tough decision on Westbrook

Posted Jan. 10, 2010 @ 3 p.m. ET
Was RB Brian Westbrook's one touch — a 27-yard reception — in the playoff loss to the Cowboys his final one as an Eagle?

Cowboys beat Eagles 34-14, end playoff skid

Posted Jan. 09, 2010 @ 11:44 p.m. ET
Tony Romo broke open a scoreless game with five straight scoring drives in the second quarter, sending Dallas past Philadelphia 34-14 Saturday night for the Cowboys' first playoff victory since 1996. Dallas had lost six straight postseason games and would ...

Reports: Browns expected to name Heckert GM

Posted Jan. 09, 2010 @ 6:21 p.m. ET
Multiple media outlets reported Saturday that the Browns are expected to name Eagles general manager Tom Heckert to a similar position in Cleveland, and perhaps as early as Monday.

NFC playoff primer

Posted Jan. 06, 2010 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
He may be only a bit player in the Saints' offense, but RB Reggie Bush is still a player to watch in the upcoming playoffs. PFW analyzes the offenses and defenses of the NFC's six postseason participants and speculates ...

Laying in weeds benefits Eagles, Cardinals, Bengals

Posted Jan. 04, 2010 @ 10:41 a.m. ET
After sacrificing the final game of the season, the Eagles, Cardinals and Bengals have a decided advantage in the playoffs, Nolan Nawrocki says in this week's version of Scout's Eye.

Ranking the defensive coordinators

Posted Jan. 04, 2010 @ 5:29 a.m. ET
In this PFW exclusive, we rank the NFL defensive coordinators from one to 32, based on their performances in 2009, with insiders' comments on each coordinator.

Eagles pick Jean-Gilles over struggling Andrews

Posted Jan. 02, 2010 @ 9:55 p.m. ET
With free-agent acquisition Stacy Andrews failing to live up to expectations after offseason knee surgery, according to NFC Whispers, the Eagles have elected to plug Max Jean-Gilles into the ORG spot vacated when Nick Cole was forced to move to ...

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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