Found November 03, 2012 on GCobb.com:
Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles General News NewsTags: David SimsMike PattersonPhiladelphia EaglesThe Eagles have decided to activate defensive tackle Mike Patterson and there’s a good chance safety Nate Allen will miss the upcoming New Orleans game. Concerning Patterson, he’s coming back from brain surgery during the off season.  The Eagles doctors delayed his return to action, so that they could be sure that area where he was [...](Read more...)
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