RYAN MATHEWS RUMORS & GOSSIP
There’s no doubt that the Philadelphia Eagles significantly upgraded their running game this offseason by dumping LeSean McCoy and adding DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews, but some people might be taking the hype train a little too far.
According to Marc Sessler of NFL.com, the Eagles now have the NFL’s best offensive backfield, and the Seattle Seahawks rank second.
Philadelphia Eagles offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur indicated on Wednesday that the team plans for free-agent additions DeMarco Murray and Ryan Mathews to share the running back duties this season.
“They’re (Murray and Mathews) two really fine players,” Shurmur said, via the Delaware County Daily Times. “They’re two guys that have been starters in places that they’ve...
The Philadelphia Eagles and free agent running back Ryan Mathews reportedly came to terms on a three-year deal on Wednesday. However, according to NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport, a contract has not actually been signed.
With free agent running back DeMarco Murray reportedly signing with the Eagles, the deal between Mathews and the team may be put on hold or squashed altogether....
When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article. The second batch of RBs, Nos. 11-20, generated a similar response.
The next logical step in the ranking of the game’s running backs...
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San Diego Chargers
- The five most important newcomers to the San Diego Chargers. (READ)
- Flowers says he is the best corner, but is he? (READ)
- Will Ryan Mathews be a Charger in 2015? (READ)
- Philip Rivers has some pretty tempting Vegas odds for MVP. (READ)
- Ladarius Green getting attention around...
In today’s mailbag we have a question from twitter user @Coach_JMT. We appreciate any questions, you can ask them by tweeting at us (@cover32_SD) or hashtagging #Boltup32.
@cover32_SD do you envision a future for Ryan Mathews in San Diego after this season?
— John Tomczak (@Coach_JMT) July 2, 2014
Thanks for the question John. It definitely is a pressing issue. As we have talked...
When cover32 released its list of the top 10 running backs in the NFL today, there were plenty of people angry about their favorite team’s workhorse back not making the list. It made for a spirited debate in the “Comments” section below the article.
And it also begged another question: How close was Mr. Irate Fan’s RB to making the list?
To provide an answer, the editors...
San Diego Chargers running back Ryan Mathews enjoyed a breakout season in 2013, rushing for a career-high 1,255 yards and appearing in all 16 games for the first time since he turned pro. Like any other running back in the NFL, Mathews could not have done it without the help of his offensive line. That’s […]
Before we get to Knile Davis' outlook against the Chargers, lets take a look at the man running the ball for San Diego. Ryan Mathews has had at least 28 touches in his last three games, and while he left last week in a walking boot all signs are that he is good to go and will post another strong workload. Kansas City has been struggling against the run of late, in general, but they...
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Ryan Mathews had a LaDainian Tomlinson-type game for the San Diego Chargers on Thursday night, so it was fitting that he celebrated his touchdown run like he was LT. Mathews went for 127 yards on 29 carries — his fifth 100-yard game of the season — and he scored on a 23-yard touchdown run against […]