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Welcome to Around the NFL: NFC East edition. We take a look at the Philadelphia Eagles and the division the play in, the NFC East.
First place Eagles
A look back at the Birds win Sunday: [Philly.com-Paul Domowitch] [Phillymag.com-Sheil Kapadia]
A look ahead
Nick Foles can win the job if he is that good next week: [Philly.com-Bob Ford] [Philly.com-Les Bowen] [CSNPhilly.com-Rueben Frank]
NFC East news
News and notes from around the division: [ESPN.com] [Pro Football Talk]
That’s all for this edition of Around the NFL, join me Thursday when we will look ahead to the Week 6 match-up with the lowly Tampa Bay Bucs.
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Eagles backup quarterback Nick Foles threw for 197 yards and two touchdowns in relief of Michael Vick (hamstring) Sunday against the Giants.Fantasy Spin:Vick suffered a right hamstring injury in the first half. Foles was actually more effective through the air, completing 16-of-25 compared to 6-of-14 for Vick. The Eagles play next week at Tampa Bay, where Foles picked up his lone...
Nick Foles has passed the ImPACT concussion test and will practice with the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday.
Foles sustained a concussion in a 17-3 loss to Dallas on Oct. 20. It was his second start filling in for Michael Vick, who re-injured his left hamstring in the first half of a 15-7 loss to the New York Giants on Sunday.
Matt Barkley finished off both games, and offensive...
Michael Vick isn’t an expendable piece of the Philadelphia Eagles’ puzzle – yet. With a great performance by Nick Foles on Sunday, Vick may be on his way out of Philadelphia. The Eagles haven’t exactly been a success story with their new-look offense this season. The team has moved the ball, often very effectively, but points have been tougher to come by, and Michael Vick’s...
Michael Vick and Nick Foles entered Eagles Training Camp this year to compete for the starting quarterback position. Although it seemed like both quarterbacks struggled to pick up the new system at first, Vick began to pull away from Foles and won the job. This could potentially be Foles’ opportunity to get some revenge.
During the second quarter of Sunday’s game against the...
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is expected to miss next Sunday’s game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to his hamstring injury, a source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter. Eagles coach Chip Kelly said Sunday after his team defeated the New York Giants that Vick is still his starting quarterback when he’s healthy. This is great news for Vick, but if […]
ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Eagles are expected to start Nick Foles against the Buccaneers in Week 6.
Howard Eskin reported last night that Michael Vick was likely to miss next weekend’s game and could be out two weeks with a hamstring injury.
Last year, Foles one win as a starter came against Tampa Bay. Foles totaled 381 yards passing and two touchdowns in...
Chip Kelly says quarterback Michael Vick is day to day because of a hamstring injury and Nick Foles could win the starting job based on his performance.
Vick left Sunday's 36-21 win at the New York Giants in the second quarter after injuring his left hamstring running out of bounds on a scramble. Foles came in and threw for 197 yards and two touchdowns in slightly over a half...
Philadelphia Eagles Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson is very confident heading into Sunday’s matchup with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and facing Darrelle Revis. I’m sure [Darrelle Revis] will follow me around,” Jackson said Tuesday via ESPN.com. “He followed me around
This week, the Nick Foles-led Eagles travel to Tampa Bay to take on the Buccaneers.
The Bucs have historically been trouble for the Eagles, whether it’s booting them from the playoffs (2003) or kicking a historically long field goal at the buzzer to win the game (2006).
And while the Bucs are 0-4, they have to win a game sometime. And this week, at least rookie Mike Glennon...
Michael Vick and Nick Foles soon could be in the middle of another quarterback controversy.
Vick is day to day because of a hamstring injury that forced him out of Philadelphia's 36-21 win at the New York Giants on Sunday, and coach Chip Kelly said Foles could win the starting job based on his performance. Foles threw for 197 yards and two touchdowns against the Giants in slightly...
For the second day in a row Michael Vick was among the quarterbacks on the field at Eagles practice. It is still expected that Nick Foles will start Sunday at Tampa Bay.
It remains to be seen if reports earlier this week that Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick would be out on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers were inaccurate, but at the very least they appear premature...
If Nick Foles plays well, he will probably keep the job.
#eagles QB @MikeVick likely to get MRI on Monday but I'm also told Vick likely out at least next wk against Tampa and Maybe 2 weeks.
— Howard Eskin (@howardeskin) October 7, 2013
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Nicks Foles is expected to get the start for the Eagles this week after Michael Vick suffered a hamstring injury this past Sunday.
Eagles QB Michael Vick is expected to miss Sunday’s start vs. Tampa Bay due to his hamstring injury. Nick Foles time.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) October 7, 2013
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We are already reaching the halfway point for some of you in the fantasy football regular season. While there aren't any diamonds in the ruff on the waiver wire this week, there are a few guys that you may be able to plug and play during your bye weeks to sustain your momentum or turn it around.
The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Wednesday’s quick hits:
1. Alex Henery, who struggled the first quarter of the season, was impressive in Sunday’s win over the Giants.
2. “Foles will do a great job”- Michael Vick on his backup, Nick Foles...