The Eagles are getting one of the league’s better special teams players in Corey Nelson, who signed a one-year contract with the team. The arrival of the 6-0, 235-pound linebacker certainly will soften the blow caused by the exit of tight end/special teams ace Trey Burton, who signed a four-year, $32 million deal with the Bears on the first day of the free agency signing period.
The Eagles still are at least a year away from backing up the Brinks truck to Carson Wentz’s front door. But they are beginning to plan for the salary-cap consequences of the huge contract the 25-year-old quarterback could sign as early as next year, while they aggressively chase a second straight Lombardi Trophy. The Eagles are restructuring a few veteran contracts to create some cap space heading into the start of the free-agency signing period Wednesday.
INDIANAPOLIS – Every player at the NFL scouting combine has given some thought to how he will react next month when his phone rings and the voice on the other end informs him that he’s just been drafted. Most of them will tell you they’ll put on their Joe Cool face and act as if this happens to them every day. “When my [twin] brother [Shaquill] got the call that he was drafted [by Seattle in the third round last year], he handled it very well,’’ Shaquem said. “He acted all cool and stuff.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".