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Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin told reporters on Wednesday that the Patriots tried to bully them during their scrimmage on Tuesday.
” I think I can speak for the whole team. I felt like yesterday…..honestly they came out with an attitude to try to bully us.”
Boykin says he wanted to come out today and play more aggressive.
With guys fighting for jobs, I’m sure the Patriots were also focused.
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Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper, after being excused to undergo counseling last week, has made his return to practice on Tuesday and reportedly played well.
Bryce Brown has not had the best training camp. He has been bouncing runs to the outside and dropping passes. It may have opened the door for another RB to take his spot. That guy could be Chris Polk.
“Daniel Jeremiah of NFL Network made the observation after watching practice that Chris Polk could be ahead of Brown and be the No. 2 running back behind LeSean McCoy. It’s...
Michael Vick will start for the Philadelphia Eagles in their preseason opener against New England on Friday night because coach Chip Kelly says it's his turn to go first in the quarterback rotation.
Nick Foles also will take snaps with the starters, and Kelly says the second-year pro will start the second preseason game. Both Vick and Foles are expected to get between 12 and...
After undergoing counseling, wide receiver Riley Cooper has returned to the Eagles and will practice today, according to Albert Breer of the NFL Network.
The Eagles are actually practicing with the Patriots today in Philly.
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Less Time In Front Of Mics, Please
Today at Eagles training camp, the guy that your national media told you was never going to play again for the team due to a racist episode, well, came back and played for the team.Now, I'm not going to make the ridiculous mistake of claiming this is a great day for the franchise. The people who will be really happy about this are not people...
It has been evident in society for quite sometime; it is often covered up and even talked about behind closed doors. The fact that racism still exists, even in the sports world. It seems that every time you turn on the TV, you see or hear an instance where something is thought of as “racially motivated”.Even in the sports world where men of different color go to battle with...
Eagles quarterback Michael Vick will start the 2013 exhibition opener, according to Sal Paolantonio.Fantasy Spin:It still doesn't mean that Vick will end up starting for the Eagles in 2013, but it appears he's a better fit for the Chip Kelly offense and ahead of Nick Foles and Matt Barkley at this time.
According to NFL.com, Eagles receiver Arrelious Benn tore his left ACL Tuesday.Fantasy Spin:It's the same ACL that was repaired in 2010. Benn is the second Eagles' receiver to tear his ACL during training camp after Jeremy Maclin tore his last week. While keeping Riley Cooper on the roster might be controversial after a video surfaced of Cooper using a racial slur, it doesn...
Riley Cooper is back with the Eagles. The team has confirmed that
the fourth-year wideout returned from his excused absence Tuesday
and is scheduled to practice with the team.
(Associated Press) PHILADELPHIA-- According to a report from Bleeding Green Nation, a Philadelphia Eagles blog on SBNation.com, Eagles quarterback Michael Vick will start on Friday in the team’s preseason opener against the New England Patriots. This information was first tweeted by the team’s Eagles Insider account which is run by the writers on the team’s official website...
Is Riley Cooper a bad guy? I don’t know. Is Riley Cooper a racist? I don’t know either. But Riley Cooper used a word you can’t use, in a manner you definitely can’t use it, and what he was before, or is after means nothing in a “perfect” world out for blood.
Everyone makes mistakes, right? Not today. Not anymore. And not those on the “right” side...