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Sat, 16 May 2015 19:54:24 -0700
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith has gained 15 pounds and put on lots of muscle since last season, according to LB Connor Barwin. "He's one of the stronger guys on our defense now," Barwin said. "He took the offseason and did what he needed to do, which was get bigger, stronger. Now we're just excited to see what happens when we put the pads on."
Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:25:05 -0800
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith has played just 74 snaps this season, which are the second fewest of any first-round pick from this year's draft.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:05:14 -0800
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith was one of only three players that were active in Week 11 that did not play against the Green Bay Packers, and head coach Chip Kelly said he wants to see more consistency out of the rookie. Smith has made only five appearances all season after being selected 26th overall in this year's draft.
Sun, 02 Nov 2014 08:29:35 -0800
The Philadelphia Eagles have declared WR Brad Smith, OT Dennis Kelly, OG Julian Vandervelde, LB Marcus Smith, QB Matt Barkley, FS Nate Allen, DE Taylor Hart inactive for Week 9.
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:13:34 -0700
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith has shuffled between inside and outside linebacker, and his future with the team remains unclear as he has made several mistakes and not been sharp when he has played. Smith has only played 44 snaps and seen defensive duty 10 percent of the time.
Sat, 11 Oct 2014 00:47:39 -0700
Although Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith wants to see more action on the field, the team will not rush the top draft pick along. "We don't look at a guy and say, 'Hey, he's this, we have to force him in,'" Eagles coach Chip Kelly said. "I think you'd lose the rest of the guys on your team if you say, 'Why are you playing this guy?'"
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:19:45 -0700
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith lined up at inside linebacker during practice Wednesday, Sept. 17.
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:03:30 -0700
The Philadelphia Eagles have declared DB Jaylen Watkins, WR Josh Huff, OT Kevin Graf, LB Marcus Smith, OG Matt Tobin, QB Matt Barkley, DE Taylor Hart inactive for Week 2.
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 20:44:11 -0700
Philadelphia Eagles LB Marcus Smith has been working with retired OT Tra Thomas after practices to try to improve his pass-rushing techniques.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 20:41:18 -0700
Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis believes LB Marcus Smith can make an early impact because he is already familiar with the team's defense. "Marcus has shown to do it in college," Davis told Phillymag.com. "That's one of the biggest things that attracted us to Marcus. The defense he ran at Louisville is very, very similar. … Charlie Strong ran very similar to what we asked him to do here. So that was why it made such a nice fit for us."
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