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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 acquire S Sims in trade with Browns

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 11:17 p.m. ET
The Eagles acquired first-year FS David Sims from the Browns in a trade Friday.

Eagles cuts include CB Hanson, DT Dixon

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 8:13 p.m. ET
The Eagles released veteran CB Joselio Hanson, DT Antonio Dixon and P Mat McBriar on Friday.

Eagles cut QB Kafka

Posted Aug. 31, 2012 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
After not finding a trading partner, the Eagles have cut third-year QB Mike Kafka.

Eagles sign DT Cohen, cut LB Simmons

Posted Aug. 30, 2012 @ 1:59 p.m. ET
The Eagles signed DT Landon Cohen on Thursday and cut LB Monte Simmons.

Westbrook retires as an Eagle

Posted Aug. 29, 2012 @ 2:03 p.m. ET
Two-time Pro Bowl RB Brian Westbrook announced his retirement on Wednesday with the Eagles.

Eagles place OT Peters on injury list

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 1:22 p.m. ET
In getting their roster down to 75 players, the Eagles placed OLT Jason Peters on the reserve/non-football injury list.

Eagles trim roster to 80 players

Posted Aug. 25, 2012 @ 9:20 p.m. ET
The Eagles cut their roster down to 80 on Saturday by waiving 10 players.

Mornhinweg likes Eagles rookie Foles more and more

Posted Aug. 24, 2012 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg likes what he sees in rookie QB Nick Foles and can dispel a few myths about him.

Hall of Fame Eagles RB Van Buren dies

Posted Aug. 23, 2012 @ 11:20 p.m. ET
Former Eagles Hall of Fame RB Steve Van Buren died at the age of 91, the team announced Thursday evening. 

Eagles QB Foles to start Friday

Posted Aug. 22, 2012 @ 11:14 a.m. ET
Eagles head coach Andy Reid confirmed Wednesday that rookie QB Nick Foles will start Friday’s preseason game.

X-rays on Eagles' Vick negative

Posted Aug. 20, 2012 @ 9:07 p.m. ET
X-rays on Eagles QB Michael Vick's ribs were negative, the club said Monday night.

Rodgers-Cromartie fined $21K for hit on Leftwich

Posted Aug. 17, 2012 @ 4:05 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie has been fined $21,000 for his unnecessary-roughness penalty committed last Thursday against the Steelers.

Jimmy Carr, former Eagle, dies at 79

Posted Aug. 14, 2012 @ 8:50 p.m. ET
Jimmy Carr, who won an NFL championship in 1960 with the Eagles, has died in Indiana. He was 79.

Eagles CB Asomugha being evaluated for concussion

Posted Aug. 13, 2012 @ 5:27 p.m. ET
Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha was involved in a collision during practice Monday and is being evaluated for a concussion.

Thomas to retire as an Eagle

Posted Aug. 13, 2012 @ 1:54 p.m. ET
The Eagles announced Monday that OT Tra Thomas will officially retire Thursday.

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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