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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 fire Castillo, promote Bowles

Posted Oct. 16, 2012 @ 9:59 a.m. ET
The Eagles fired defensive coordinator Juan Castillo and named secondary coach Todd Bowles the new defensive coordinator.

NFC East Spin cycle: Giants, Redskins on collision course

Posted Oct. 15, 2012 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
Although the Cowboys and Eagles missed on late-game opportunities, the Giants and Redskins turned in statement victories.

Lions come from behind to stun Eagles

Posted Oct. 14, 2012 @ 5:58 p.m. ET
Jason Hanson kicked a 45-yard field goal in overtime and the Lions overcame a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Eagles 26-23 on Sunday.

NFC East Spin Cycle: Week Five

Posted Oct. 08, 2012 @ 2:02 p.m. ET
The Giants gained ground in the NFC East race as the Redskins (who lost a QB) and Eagles (who might change QBs) fell in close games.

Steelers top Eagles in Mendenhall's return

Posted Oct. 07, 2012 @ 4:52 p.m. ET
Shaun Suisham hit a 34-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Steelers to a 16-14 victory over the Eagles on Sunday

Key matchup: Eagles pass rush vs. Steelers pass protection

Posted Oct. 06, 2012 @ 10 a.m. ET
In his last game against Philadelphia, Ben Roethlisberger was sacked eight times in defeat. Needless to say, the Steelers can't let this happen again Sunday.

Eagles soon could extend Rodgers-Cromartie, Maclin

Posted Oct. 05, 2012 @ 10:53 a.m. ET
With ample salary-cap room, the Eagles want to stick closer to the roster-building strategy they used before and after 2011.

NFC East Spin cycle: Week Four

Posted Oct. 02, 2012 @ 1:18 p.m. ET
At the quarter pole, the Eagles, Giants and Redskins and Cowboys are all at .500 or better.

Eagles hang on for 19-17 win over Giants

Posted Oct. 01, 2012 @ 12:04 a.m. ET
LeSean McCoy rushed for 121 yards in the second half of the Eagles' 19-17 win over the Giants.

Eagles sticking with Johnson as punt returner

Posted Sept. 28, 2012 @ 11:44 a.m. ET
There was some talk this week that DeSean Jackson could return to punt-returning duties in light of rookie Damaris Johnson’s struggles in that role.

Key matchup: Giants defense vs. Eagles RB LeSean McCoy

Posted Sept. 27, 2012 @ 4:20 p.m. ET
The Eagles know they need to get LeSean McCoy more involved, and in the right way, against a Giants defense that has played better of late.

Eagles swap punters

Posted Sept. 25, 2012 @ 2:39 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced Tuesday that they signed P Mat McBriar to a two-year contract and released second-year P Chas Henry.

NFC East Spin cycle: Week Three

Posted Sept. 24, 2012 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
The Giants and Eagles are heading in opposite directions; the Cowboys clawed back; and the Redskins lost again.

Cardinals stomp Eagles for best start in 38 years

Posted Sept. 23, 2012 @ 7:33 p.m. ET
Kevin Kolb threw for 222 yards and two touchdowns and the Cardinals ran over the Eagles 27-6 on Sunday for their best start in 38 years.

Eagles getting what they want from Cox

Posted Sept. 22, 2012 @ 12:48 p.m. ET
First-round DT Fletcher Cox got off to a slow start but has become a key defender for the Eagles through two games.

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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