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DeSean Jackson apologized to Eagles fans Sunday after a tumultuous season where DeSean's contract issues possibly affected him on and off the field came to an end. Plus Michael Vick talks about what could have been.PhiladelphiaEagles.com/NFL.com
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Eagles QB Michael Vick recently apologized for the underwhelming season the Eagles turned in this year. The hope is that they’ll sort through DeSean Jackson’s contract situation and come back stronger as a team next season. Vick recently took a trip to Puerto Rico with his & Fiancee’ Kijafa. The couple enjoyed fishing as well as swimming with the Dolphins.
The Philadelphia Eagles played their best football too late. Michael Vick threw for 335 yards and three touchdown passes, including a 62-yarder to DeSean Jackson, and the Eagles beat the visiting Washington Redskins, 34-10, for their fourth win in a row.
Michael Vick ended the season with a whimper today against the Washington Redskins. With LeSean McCoy out unable to compete for the NFL rushing title, the eyes were on Michael Vick and his playmaking ability against this good Redskins defense.
What did that leave us? 335 passing yards, an impressive number. He was 24/39 with three [...]
Michael Vick threw three touchdown passes, including a 62-yarder to DeSean Jackson, and the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Washington Redskins 34-10 Sunday for their fourth straight win.
When the season started 17 weeks ago, Eagles fans saw this game as a potential meaningless match-up. However, it was thought that this game would be meaningless because the Eagles would have already clinched the division. Unfortunately, win or lose, this will be the final game for the Philadelphia Eagles this season.
Eagles Offense vs. Redskins Defense:
The Eagles first team offense...
Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson, who plays a style of football similar to Michael Vick, will try to emulate the player he grew up watching when the Wolverines face Virginia Tech in the Allstate Sugar Bowl on Jan. 3.
The Eagles scored the last 21 points of this game (all in the fourth quarter), as they pulled away from a Redskins’ team that gave them a fight for three quarters last Sunday. Michael Vick completed 24 of 39 passes for 335 yards with 3 TD passes and 1 INT. He only carried the ball 1 time for 3 yards. Dion Lewis led the way on the ground for the Eagles in this game with 58...
Brizer's final thought on the Eagles' 2011 season's finale victory over the Redskins: "Now the quest for the title in 2012 begins..." Meanwhile, Bruzer 9.5's prediction from last September rings in my ears: "8-8...book it..."These are two separate guys, Brizer and Bruzer, yet somehow their thoughts are related in the sense that someday we may...
Prior to two weeks ago, Brian Orakpo was the team’s leader in sacks during his tenure with the team, having never registered a full sacked on a division quarterback. Against the Giants, he brought Eli Manning down for the first of his career. Against the Eagles, he took care of things early, “Orakpo-ing” Michael Vick on his first third down pressure.
Now that the...