Jeff McLane began covering the Eagles in April 2009 after covering college sports and Penn State football in particular. Before that he wrote about high school sports and before that he worked in the mailroom (not quite).

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Josh McCown makes Eagles debut and strong case to be Carson Wentz’s permanent backup | Jeff McLane

McCown completed 17 of 24 passes for 192 yards and two touchdowns for a 122.2 rating, and his two touchdown throws were beauties.

Carson Wentz and the deep ball: Not yet perfect together

The deep ball was a struggle for Wentz in his first three seasons. But with DeSean Jackson back with the Eagles, he should improve.

Eagles film breakdown: Jim Schwartz’s picket-fence defense has been unqualified success, despite perception

The prevent defense that Schwartz has used on third and fourth downs of 14 yards or longer has worked at an amazingly high rate. It isn't always pretty, which is why so many fans seem to not like it.

Eagles-Ravens scrimmage observations: Brandon Brooks recovering; Carson Wentz has better day; Josh McCown progressing

Eagles practice observations from their scrimmage Tuesday with the Ravens.

Eagles-Ravens scrimmage observations: Carson Wentz vs. Baltimore’s secondary: It’s a draw

Observations from the first day of the Eagles-Ravens scrimmages at the NovaCare Complex.

Quarterbacks Nate Sudfeld, Cody Kessler react to Eagles’ Josh McCown signing

Kessler returned to practice on Monday after suffering a concussion last week.

The Josh McCown-Alshon Jeffery friendship reunites on the Eagles | Early Birds

McCown, the new Eagles QB, goes way back with Jeffery, which should help ease him into the locker room. Plus, what will happen to Stefen Wisniewski if he's no longer the backup center?

Eagles sign QB Josh McCown (and lure out of retirement) to 1-year contract

His deal is worth $2 million fully guaranteed and could be worth up to $5.4 million if certain incentives are met.

Eagles-Jaguars: What we learned from the preseason victory | Jeff McLane

The Eagles are down to just two healthy quarterbacks. Is it time to add another arm, at least until Cody Kessler returns?