Report: Fletcher Cox, Eagles close to contract with $52 million guaranteed

The Philadelphia Eagles are reportedly closing in on a deal with defensive end Fletcher Cox that includes up to $52 million guaranteed, per Jason Cole of Bleacher Report. Citing two sources, Cole said general manager Howie Roseman wants to get a contract in place with the dynamic defender sooner rather than later this offseason in order to get him into offseason workouts as soon...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Fletcher Cox named NFC Defensive Player of the Week

Philadelphia Eagles defensive lineman Fletcher Cox has been recognized for his efforts in manhandling the New Orleans Saints in Week 5. According to Director of NFC communications Randall Liu, Cox was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week for the first time in his four-year NFL career. NFC Defensive Player of Week 5: Eagles DE Fletcher Cox. 1st career Player of Week Award...
Via The Sports Daily
October 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Fletcher Cox Acquires Fifth-Year Contract Option

The Philadelphia Eagles decided to extend defensive end Fletcher Cox’s contract to a fifth-year option. The option is projected to be worth roughly $7.8 million dollars in 2016 and the money is not guaranteed except for if Cox suffers any type of serious injury.At age 24, Cox has already played through four NFL seasons after the Eagles selected him in the first round (No. 12 overall...
Via Pro Football Spot
April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Pick up Fifth-Year Option for DE Fletcher Cox

The NFL’s deadline for teams to decide whether or not to pick up the 2016 fifth-year contract options for their 2012 draft picks is May 3. Many teams, however, have already made their decisions, one being the Philadelphia Eagles, who announced on Monday they would be picking up the fifth-year option of defensive end Fletcher Cox. #Eagles exercise fifth-year option on DE Fletcher...
Via Sportsnaut
April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Philadelphia Eagles make their decision on Fletcher Cox’s fifth year option

He may have been snubbed from the Pro Bowl, but at least the Philadelphia Eagles know that they have something special in defensive end Fletcher Cox. According to a report by Will Brinson of CBS Sports, the Eagles are picking up his fifth year option: Eagles picked up the 5th year option on Fletcher Cox per source — Will Brinson (@WillBrinson) April 27, 2015 AROUND COVER32...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Saving Cox and Cedric for the 2016 Eagles defensive line…

Fletcher Cox Cedric Thronton I just realized today that emerging defensive line star Fletcher Cox has a 5th-year option still remaining on his 2012 rookie contract with the Eagles. I had been concerned that Cox, who is in the fourth year of his rookie contract, has not yet been offered a new contract extension deal from the Eagles. My belief was you don’t want this guy playing...
Via Eagles Eye
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Free Agency Guide: Defensive Line

Preface The defensive line was the strength of the Philadelphia Eagles defense last season. With Fletcher Cox, an emerging star at defensive end, along with a slew of solid young role players in Vinny Curry, Cedric Thornton, and Bennie Logan, there is reason to believe this group could be good for a long time. The Eagles could stand to add some depth and of course any team would...
Via isportsweb.com
January 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Fletcher Cox introduces himself to the NFL

There are few football players more under-appreciated on the defensive side of the ball than the 3-4 defensive lineman, particularly 3-4 defensive ends. You hear about the traditional 4-3 defensive ends who wreak havoc on quarterbacks and the tackles who dominate like the Suhs and Sapps of the world. But in the 3-4, the glory position is clearly outside linebacker, the hyped pass...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
December 09, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Philadelphia Eagles DL Fletcher Cox With the Fat Guy Play of the Day

There are certain plays that youj expect to see out of defensive and offensive lineman, and there are some that you do not expect to see. They are the ones that are out of the ordinary for someone so large to make or just so awesome it needs to be recognized for what it is--a thing of beauty that I like to call the Fat Guy Play of the Day.This week the honor goes to 6-4" 300+pound...
Via FatManWriting
September 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Most Recent Draft Classes Quickly Becoming Eagles Foundation

In his second season Fletcher Cox is second on the Eagles in sacks and is emerging as a cornerstone player for a franchise with a sudden infusion of high quality youth.  It's been awhile since the Philadelphia Eagles have gotten the kind of production that the franchise has seen out of the 2012 and 2013 draft classes that has been on display this season.  Of the 17 of players chosen...
Via Eagledelphia
November 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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