RILEY COOPER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Riley Cooper just found his way onto the "Come On Man!" lowlight reel by prematurely celebrating while the Eagles fumbled behind him.
At a certain point Riley Cooper needs to learn to stop saying things.
This week the Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver once again opened his mouth and said something that he came to regret pretty quick. When Cooper was asked recently about his dwindling snap count, Cooper responded by joking that Jeremy Maclin was hogging playing time so that he could get a new contract:
If you looked at the contracts for Philadelphia Eagles wide receivers Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper, you might think the numbers are backwards. Back in February, Cooper signed a five-year, $25 million extension with the Eagles. Maclin signed a one-year deal that could be worth up to $6 million just a few days later. This...Read More
It’s only been two games but Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper is not having a good season.
In fact, when compared with his counterparts at the position, he’s actually been the worst in the entire league so far. This according to the number crunchers at Pro Football Focus.
On Monday night Cooper caught just one of three passes thrown his way – the other two were...
New York Jets QB Michael Vick stood up for Riley Cooper after he was caught on camera hurling a racial slur a black security guard at a concert. He caught a lot of slack doing so, incurring the wrath of teammates were didn't want to let Cooper off the hook so easily. “Guys were mad at me for a while,” Vick said, via ESPNNew York's Ian O’Connor. “They were upset with...
Riley Cooper found his niche last season in Philadelphia’s offense, but it wasn’t until Nick Foles became the starting quarterback. The reason? Mike Vick simply didn’t throw his way.
Riley Cooper’s average targets per game
Mike Vick: 4.5
Nick Foles: 6.1
*Numbers do not include 2 games against NYG due to QB instability/injury
With Foles at the helm, Cooper saw his targets...
One of the arguments many people have made against the Philadelphia Eagles cutting DeSean Jackson is the team’s decision to keep Riley Cooper. After the season, the Eagles signed Cooper to a five-year, $25 million contract. Apparently his racist outburst from last summer is a thing of the past. Jackson, on the other hand, was […]
NFL prospect Michael Sam, a defensive end coming out of Missouri, introduced himself on Sunday as a football player who happens to be gay.
Will this be the cause of major teams looking past Sam in the draft? Maybe.
Will this be considered a “distraction” like some media sources are claiming? Probably not.
Will the Philadelphia Eagles look past Sam during the 2014 draft? Absolutely...
The Philadelphia Eagles enter the 2014 offseason with ten players heading to free agency. Some of them are players the Eagles will clearly re-sign, like defensive end Cedric Thornton and punter Donnie Jones. Others are obvious departures, like quarterback Michael Vick (who wants a shot at a starting job elsewhere) and pass rusher Phillip Hunt. But there are several players who are...
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The Eagles’ WR Riley Cooper has a critical 3rd quarter, 3rd down dropped pass during Saturday’s Wild Card matchup between the Eagles and the Saints. Cooper has also had some “off the field” race issues that have probably made his life challenging in an ethnically diverse NFL locker room. After his drop, Twitter remembered Cooper’s racially charged issues, here are a few...