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"Clearly I remember picking on the boy... But we unleashed a Lion..."Andy Reid is my head coach again---it took maybe 20 seconds of a sideline rant directed at his own team to make me believe in his leadership of this 2012 Eagles edition. I thought it was necessary and therapeutic for the players, too. They needed a wakeup call from the Man. They got one. Andy's back, and he's in charge... In my mind, it was the turning point in Monday night's exhibition game...and possibly the season.It happened as the Eagles were playing flat and sloppy on defense against third-string backup QB Ryan Mallett and a mostly 2nd-team New England offense. The Pats were up 11-0. And Mike Vick had already been knocked out of the game in his second series on a huge hit by NE's linebacker Jermaine Cunningham.DL coach Jim Washburn had gathered his linemen together after the Pats' 2-point conversion. Suddenly there was Jeremy..er, I mean Andy...approaching the group and overtalki...
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In the Philadelphia Eagles 27-17 preseason victory over the New England Patriots, the sloppy play by the Birds got to everyone–including players and coaches on the field. A national audience saw head coach Andy Reid get into a heated argument with DT Cullen Jenkins, with neither wanting to back down on their own and needed to be separated by defensive line coach Jim Washburn...
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid and defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins had to be separated by the assistant coach during Monday night's preseason game against the Patriots.
Via The Big Lead
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mike Vick may be nursing sore ribs and have only taken twelve snaps this preseason, but that won’t prevent him from being the team’s starter in Week 1 against the Browns.
After an x-ray revealed no fracture, a CT scan and MRI results also showed no long-term damage to Vick’s ribs. According to head coach Andy Reid on Wednesday,
Vick has bruised...
During tonight's Monday Night Football preseason game between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, Eagles head coach Andy Reid ended up getting into a shouting match with defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins on the sideline.
The Philadelphia Inquirer has the following report:
Andy Reid uncharacteristically got into a verbal back and forth with one of his players...
Eagles coach Andy Reid says there's no question Michael Vick will be ready to play the season opener despite injuring his ribs again.
Vick won't practice Wednesday after bruising his ribs and the soft tissue surrounding it during Philadelphia's win at New England on Monday. The three-time Pro Bowl quarterback hasn't been ruled out of Friday night's preseason...
In the Monday Night Football preseason game against the Patriots, Eagles fans saw a scare that they are quite used to seeing at this point. QB Michael Vick endured a big time hit from Pats’ LB Jermaine Cunningham on only the first Philadelphia series of the game. Vick remained on the ground for a few [...]
For the first time in a long time, there doesn’t seem to be a whole lot of buzz surrounding the Philadelphia Eagles heading into the 2012 NFL season. The entirety of the offseason talk around this team has centered around Michael Vick’s overblown “dynasty” comment and the heart-sick death of Andy Reid’s son, Garrett. Other [...]The post 3 Questions Hanging Over The Philadelphia...