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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans may lost playing time

Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:31:46 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans could lose some playing time to LB Mychal Kendricks since Kendricks signed a contract extension earlier in the week. Defensive coordinator Billy Davis indicated the opponent could determine which inside linebackers receive playing time.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans unlikely to play

Sat, 15 Aug 2015 07:38:23 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') is not expected to play in the first preseason game Sunday, Aug. 16.

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Eagles | Several defensive players not practicing

Thu, 13 Aug 2015 09:24:22 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles'), LB Mychal Kendricks (undisclosed), LB Kiko Alonso (concussion) and SS Earl Wolff (undisclosed) are not participating in practice Thursday, Aug. 13.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans sits

Wed, 12 Aug 2015 09:42:07 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans is out of practice Wednesday, Aug. 12.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans not at full speed

Tue, 04 Aug 2015 06:54:40 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') is not quite 100% in his return from a torn Achilles'. "I still have a little ways to go," Ryans said. "Still need to gain a little bit of strength (in the foot), a little bit of explosiveness. Once I do that, I'll be ready."

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Eagles | Four Eagles sitting out

Tue, 02 Jun 2015 09:29:42 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles RB Kenjon Barner (undisclosed), LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles'), LB Marcus Smith (leg) and SS Earl Wolff (knee) are out of practice Tuesday, June 2.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans practices

Thu, 28 May 2015 15:11:40 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') practiced Thursday, May 28, although not in a full capacity. Ryans ruptured his Achilles' tendon seven months ago.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans to be ready for camp

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:57:00 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') said he will be ready for training camp in July after coming back from his second torn Achilles' tendon since 2010. He will likely skip the organized team activities and minicamp, however. Ryans said he is right on schedule in his rehab after missing the final nine games of 2014.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans extension update

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 12:30:40 -0700

Updating a previous report, Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans signed a two-year extension Monday, March 30, worth $7.5 million per year and includes $6.25 million guaranteed.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans signs extension

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:50:47 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans signed a one-year extension Monday, March 30.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans will return

Wed, 11 Mar 2015 15:16:23 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans will return to the team in 2015, according to head coach Chip Kelly. Ryans is trying to return from a torn Achilles' tendon.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans could re-do contract

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:24:25 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans is a candidate to have his contract restructured, and NFL Network's Ian Rapoport believes he will return in Philadelphia.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans out in Philly?

Wed, 04 Mar 2015 09:55:17 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles'), who tore his Achilles' halfway through the 2014 season, probably won't be back with the team after they acquired LB Kiko Alonso from the Buffalo Bills Tuesday, March 3.

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Eagles | Brad Jones to provide depth

Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:26:39 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB Brad Jones is expected to provide depth at inside linebacker. LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') missed the second half of 2014, and LB Casey Matthews is an impending unrestricted free agent. LBs Najee Goode, Emmanuel Acho and Travis Long will also compete at linebacker.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans placed on IR

Mon, 03 Nov 2014 14:45:58 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles placed LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') on the Reserve/Injured list Monday, Nov. 3. The team also signed free-agent FS Chris Prosinski (Jaguars). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans out for season

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 13:05:56 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') will miss the rest of the 2014 season after suffering a torn Achilles' tendon in Week 9, according to a source.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans carted off

Sun, 02 Nov 2014 12:35:51 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (ankle) was carted off the field after suffering an ankle injury in Week 9. He will not return to the game.

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Eagles | Friday injury report

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09:28:42 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles S Nate Allen (hamstring) and WR Brad Smith (groin) are questionable for Week 9 against the Houston Texans. CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring), TE Brent Celek (back), OG Todd Herremans (biceps), C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf), WR Jeff Maehl (foot), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and CB Jaylen Watkins (wrist) are probable. All players practiced in full Friday, Oct. 31.

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Eagles | Thursday practice report for Week 9

Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:46:43 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles FS Nate Allen (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 30. TE Brent Celek (back) and WR Brad Smith (groin) were both limited in practice. CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring), G Todd Herremans (biceps), C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf), WR Jeff Maehl (foot), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and CB Jaylen Watkins (wrist) all fully participated in practice.

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Eagles | Wednesday practice report for Week 9

Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:41:25 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles S Nate Allen (hamstring) and CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring) both did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 29. WR Brad Smith (groin) was limited in practice. G Todd Herremans (biceps), C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf), WR Jeff Maehl (foot), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and CB Jaylen Watkins (wrist) all fully practiced.

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Eagles | Friday injury report

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:11:31 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles WR Brad Smith (groin) has been ruled out for Week 8 against the Arizona Cardinals. C Jason Kelce (hernia) and LB Mychal Kendricks (calf) are questionable, while RB Chris Polk (hamstring), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and CB Jaylen Watkins (wrist) are probable. Smith did not practice Friday, Oct. 24, while the others all practiced in full.

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Eagles | Thursday practice report for Week 8

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 11:35:27 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf) and G Evan Mathis (knee) all were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 23. RB Chris Polk (hamstring), LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) and CB Jaylen Watkins (wrist) all fully practiced.

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Eagles | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:26:26 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles WR Brad Smith (groin) has been ruled out for Week 8 against the Arizona Cardinals. C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf) and OG Evan Mathis (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. RB Chris Polk (hamstring) and LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) practiced in full.

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Eagles | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:22:28 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles C Jason Kelce (hernia), LB Mychal Kendricks (calf), RB Chris Polk (hamstring) and WR Brad Smith (groin) have been ruled out for Week 6 against the New York Giants. LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) is questionable, while LB Connor Barwin (knee), CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring), TE Trey Burton (Achilles'), CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring), WR Josh Huff (shoulder) and OT Matt Tobin (ankle) are probable. Kendricks and Polk did not practice Friday, Oct. 10. Ryans was limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Eagles | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:36:22 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles RB Chris Polk (hamstring), WR Brad Smith (groin), C Jason Kelce (hernia) and LB Mychal Kendricks (calf) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 9. LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) was limited during practice, while WR Josh Huff (shoulder), TE Trey Burton (Achilles'), OT Matt Tobin (ankle), LB Connor Barwin (knee), CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring) and CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring) fully participated in practice.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans practicing

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 09:10:45 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) returned to the practice field Thursday, Oct. 9.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans could play

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 05:53:18 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) could play in Week 6, even if he doesn't practice this week, according to head coach Chip Kelly. Ryans said he expects to play and the injury is progressing.

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Eagles | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 11:39:47 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles C Jason Kelce (hernia) and WR Brad Smith (groin) have been ruled out for Week 6 against the New York Giants. LB Mychal Kendricks (calf), RB Chris Polk (hamstring) and LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 8. LB Connor Barwin (knee), CB Brandon Boykin (hamstring), TE Trey Burton (Achilles'), CB Nolan Carroll (hamstring), WR Josh Huff (shoulder) and OT Matt Tobin (ankle) practiced in full.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans sits

Tue, 07 Oct 2014 09:06:13 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) is not participating in practice Tuesday, Oct. 7. Ryans is day-to-day, and defensive coordinator Bill Davis is hopeful he will play in the team's Week 6 game.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans questionable to return

Sun, 05 Oct 2014 12:51:59 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (groin) is questionable to return to Week 5's game against the St. Louis Rams because of a groin injury.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans playing less

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 06:30:37 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles MLB DeMeco Ryans has had his snaps reduced this preseason, and he only played 15 snaps in the second preseason game. LBs Najee Goode and Emmanuel Acho have struggled in place of him. Ryans is expected to play a bit more in the third preseason game.

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Eagles | Want DeMeco Ryans to play less

Mon, 16 Jun 2014 23:36:34 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles MLB DeMeco Ryans played 96 percent of his team's snaps last season, and the team wants to reduce that in 2014 to keep him healthy for the long haul.

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Eagles | Mychal Kendricks calling plays

Tue, 10 Jun 2014 06:07:47 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB Mychal Kendricks is calling plays, making checks and setting the first-team defense in OTAs. LB DeMeco Ryans had these duties in the past, and this could be a step in phasing him out.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans not going anywhere

Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:53:48 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans is not expected to go anywhere in 2014, and it is unlikely he is asked to take a pay cut, in the opinion of Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans may need to take pay cut

Sat, 25 Jan 2014 08:27:34 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans likely will have to accept a pay cut in order to remain with the team.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans could be cut

Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:28:13 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles could consider releasing LB DeMeco Ryans this offseason because there would not be any dead money against their salary cap. Ryans is scheduled to make $6.8 million next season.

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Eagles | Trent Cole, DeMeco Ryans expected to return

Fri, 10 Jan 2014 14:17:25 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles DE Trent Cole and LB DeMeco Ryans are expected to return next season but could be asked to restructure their contracts in order to lower their salary cap figure. Cole is scheduled to count $6.6 million against the 2014 salary cap while Ryans will count $6.9 million against the cap.

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NFL | Fines announced

Fri, 20 Sep 2013 12:55:32 -0700

Tennessee Titans RB Jackie Battle was fined $21,000 for unnecessary roughness while using the crown of his helmet during a hit in Week 2. Others that were fined in Week 2 included Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans ($21,000 for hitting a defenseless player), SS Chandler Jones ($15,750 for roughing the passer), New England Patriots CB Alfonzo Dennard and DT Vince Wilfork (each $7,875 for unnecessary roughness) and Tampa Bay Buccaneers DE Adrian Clayborn and LB Ahmad Black (each $21,000).

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Eagles | Trent Cole among starting LBs

Tue, 06 Aug 2013 09:21:38 -0700

The Philadelphia Eagles revealed their first depth chart of the preseason Monday, Aug. 5, and it showed LBs Connor Barwin and Trent Cole as the starting outside linebackers, with LBs Mychal Kendricks and DeMeco Ryans on the inside.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans thinks he can fit in 3-4

Fri, 05 Apr 2013 12:05:14 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans said he believes he can fit in a 3-4 defensive alignment if the team switches defensive alignments next season. "4-3, 3-4, whatever it is this coaching staff is looking for me to do, I'm willing to do it," Ryans said. "And I've done both. So I'm open to whatever it is."

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Eagles | Coach high on DeMeco Ryans

Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:06:28 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly indicated that he liked how LB DeMeco Ryans plays and that he will be with the team next season.

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans will have to show he fits in 3-4

Wed, 13 Feb 2013 09:43:23 -0800

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans will have to show the coaching staff that he can thrive in a 3-4 defensive alignment if they decide to switch alignments. Ryans is scheduled to receive a $6.7 million base salary next season.

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Eagles | Could look to trade DeMeco Ryans

Mon, 04 Feb 2013 14:29:19 -0800

The Philadelphia Eagles could consider trading LB DeMeco Ryans if they are able to find a trade partner this offseason. He likely would remain with the team if they are not able to trade him.

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Eagles | All of the LBs will see time Week 1

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 11:00:26 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said all six of the linebackers will see playing time Week 1 with different linebackers seeing time in certain packages. LBs DeMeco Ryans, Mychal Kendricks and Akeem Jordan will start the game with LBs Jamar Chaney, Brian Rolle and Casey Matthews coming off the bench.

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Eagles | Andy Reid says DeMeco Ryans improving

Wed, 01 Aug 2012 09:19:53 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said Wednesday, Aug. 1, that LB DeMeco Ryans continues to play with more tempo as he becomes more comfortable with the defense. "DeMeco is playing faster now than he did when we first started out and that's only because he is more comfortable," Reid said. "He'll become even faster after more reps. Most of the installs are in on the defensive side so now he can kind of focus in on the offensive side; all the routes that have been put in and the things that you normally game plan for that you're not able to do during training camp because you're so busy installing your side of the ball. You don't get too caught up with the other side."

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Eagles | Brian Rolle challenging for time

Sat, 28 Jul 2012 17:10:09 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB Brian Rolle worked with LB DeMeco Ryans as the two nickel linebackers during early training camp practices, although LB Mychal Kendricks also saw time. Rolle and Kendricks are battling for playing time.

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Texans | Brian Cushing should emerge as a leader

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 08:12:53 -0700

Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing is expected to take on more of a leadership role following the departure of LB DeMeco Ryans to the Philadelphia Eagles in the offseason. "I think so. And that's completely fine with me," Cushing said. "I feel that last year really prepped me for a leadership role. Leaning from a guy like him for three years, he kind of just groomed me. It wasn't so much intentional. It's just the kind of player he is, he gives you a leadership sense, he has a certain character about him. He got me ready."

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Eagles | DeMeco Ryans did not appear limited

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 19:24:19 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles LB DeMeco Ryans (Achilles') did not appear to be limited during mandatory minicamp. He suffered the Achilles' injury a few seasons ago. Ryans was basically a two-down defender last season, playing in roughly 58 percent of the defensive snaps for the Houston Texans last season.

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Eagles | See DeMeco Ryans as three-down player

Sun, 08 Apr 2012 11:14:18 -0700

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said the team will use LB DeMeco Ryans in all three downs this season. Reid said Ryans has a pretty good feel for playing in nickel defenses.

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Texans | Players unhappy with DeMeco Ryans trade

Wed, 21 Mar 2012 10:34:25 -0700

The Houston Texans' decision to trade LB DeMeco Ryans to the Philadelphia Eagles upset many players on the team. "Cold-blooded, man, cold-blooded. But Meco will be better off for it. He's going to dominate in Philly," one player said. Another added, "It's an ugly business. We're not the same team without him. Gonna take a lot to replace Meco."

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