Jay who? Kenyan Drake is showing why the Dolphins shipped Jay Ajayi to the Eagles at the trade deadline in October. Drake, a third-round pick out of Alabama in 2016, gained only 179 rushing yards and 46 receiving yards last season as a rookie. He had a career-best 141 yards from scrimmage last week against [more]
The Eagles only had a few days to work with running back Jay Ajayi before they faced the Broncos in Week Nine, but that was enough for them to feel comfortable giving Ajayi a small package of plays for his debut. Ajayi handled those plays well. He ran eight times for 77 yards, including a [more]
It didn’t take long for running back Jay Ajayi to show why the Eagles made a move to acquire him from the Dolphins before last Tuesday’s trade deadline. Ajayi saw action in the first half and then put an exclamation mark on the team’s work in the first 30 minutes with a 46-yard run that [more]
When the topic of running back Jay Ajayi came up in Eagles head coach Doug Pederson’s Friday press conference, Pederson said he had not made a decision about whether Ajayi would be in the lineup less than a week after he was acquired in a trade with the Dolphins. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports [more]
LeGarrette Blount didn’t get traded this week, but he is one of the players who was impacted by the moves made ahead of the trade deadline. Blount has been the lead back for the Eagles, but they didn’t trade for Jay Ajayi in order to just have the former Dolphin deep on the depth chart. [more]
Dolphins coach Adam Gase spoke to the media on Wednesday for the first time since the Dolphins traded running back Jay Ajayi to the Eagles and offered a few explanations for why the team decided to make a move involving the running back at this point. Gase said the team had conversations about where they [more]
When Eagles executive vice president of football operations Howie Roseman discussed Tuesday’s trade for running back Jay Ajayi, he said that Ajayi’s arrival wouldn’t knock LeGarrette Blount off his perch at the top of the depth chart. Roseman later added that the coaching staff could decide to go another way, but that won’t be happening [more]
On Tuesday with the trade deadline looming, the Philadelphia Eagles pulled the trigger and parted ways with a 4th round pick to acquire Dolphins Pro Bowl running back Jay Ajayi. No one in their right mind could see why the Dolphins would do this, but then you remember, they had a coach snorting cocaine for years […]
The Dolphins made a change to their roster on Tuesday morning when they traded running back Jay Ajayi to the Eagles for a fourth-round pick and they made other moves to change the look of their roster in the afternoon. None of the other moves involved a trade, however. The team announced that they have [more]
1. Eagles (7-1; No. 1): If the Dolphins were trying to send a message to Jay Ajayi by trading him to the best team in football, he’s probably not upset about receiving it. 2. Patriots (6-2; No. 2): “The Patriots might choose Jimmy Garoppolo over Tom Brady.” 3. Steelers (6-2; No. 3): Today, JuJu Smith-Schuster [more]
Philadelphia finds a new toy on the day of the trade deadline
Who says the NFL doesn’t do blockbuster trades? Hours after the New England Patriots sent Jimmy Garoppolo to the San Francisco 49ers, the Miami Dolphins just made the league-leading Philadelphia Eagles even better by sending running back Jay Ajayi to the City of Brotherly Love in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick. Show More Summary
Saved from a bad offensive line and a coach who grew tired of him in Miami, Jay Ajayi has a chance to become a quality workhorse in Philly, making his new team -- and your Fantasy team -- playoff contenders.
The Miami Dolphins already flipped starting running back Jay Ajayi to the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a fourth round pick. And they may not be done wheeling and sealing just yet. While the Ajayi trade seemed to come out of nowhere, it has been reported for a few weeks now that Dolphins wide receiver […]
The best franchises in the NFL often use the trade deadline to get tangibly better. Right now, the Philadelphia Eagles are establishing themselves as one of the top teams in the league, and they were active. Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reported that Philadelphia acquired Miami Dolphins running back Jay Ajayi in exchange for a fourth-round draft pick. Show More Summary
The Dolphins traded running back Jay Ajayi to the Eagles on Tuesday and they may not be done remaking the look of their offense. Armando Salguero of the Miami Herald reports that the team has also made wide receiver Jarvis Landry “available for the right compensation.” What that compensation might be is not included in [more]
Ajayi has 465 yards rushing and is averaging 3.4 yards per carry with no touchdowns. He went to the Pro Bowl last season.
The 7-1 Philadelphia Eagles just further bolstered their offense.
The Philadelphia Eagles made a splashy move Tuesday to bolster their running game, trading for Miami running back Jay Ajayi. The Eagles, who have won an NFL-best six in a row, gave up a fourth-round selection in next spring’s draft for Ajayi, who made the Pro Bowl last year by rushing for 1,272...
Running back Jay Ajayi has rushed for 465 yards on 138 carries in 2017, his third season with the Dolphins.