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You would like to think the powers that be at NFL Central would be the kind of booking agents that would want a high-profile team like the Philly Eagles to have the kind of "off-Broadway opening" schedule in 2012 that would allow the show time to adjust...and to encourage new and older parts to gel together before subjecting the team to further national scrutiny...Such is not the case.The NFL threw the 2012 Eagles into the show-biz fire...The Eagles will appear on Sunday Night and Monday Night Football a total of four times in 2012. They will also meet Cincinnati on Thursday Night Football on Dec. 13.
Their schedule, released by the NFL on Tuesday, features Sunday prime time games against the New York Giants on Sept. 30, and the Dallas Cowboys on Dec. 2. The Eagles also will play Monday prime time contests at New Orleans (Nov. 5) and against Carolina (Nov. 26).
"It looks to be another competitive slate of games this year and we're hard at work now going through ...
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If the Philadelphia Eagles are thinking about drafting a quarterback in round two or three of the 2012 NFL draft, it might behoove them to reconsider that idea.
I posted this a few weeks ago but it’s worth repeating since the buzz about the Eagles drafting a QB early is gaining steam. Dan Pompei of the National Football Post reported recently the following:
A buzz is building...
Though we knew before who they would face in 2012, we know now when.
The NFL released schedules for the 2012 season on Tuesday. The Philadelphia Eagles have five–count ‘em–five prime time games.
Philadelphia will open the season on September 9 versus the Cleveland Browns, and have their home opener the following week against the Baltimore Ravens.
You ready? The full schedule...
Even though there have been a lot of rumors swirling around about the Philadelphia Eagles looking to trade cornerback Asante Samuel, Samuel still believes he’s an important part to them finally capturing their first Super Bowl title in franchise history.
“Any time your name comes up, of course you’re going to pay attention,” Samuel said. “It’s my future. I’m not going...
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Philadelphia Eagles have been shopping cornerback Asante Samuel around the league, before next week’s NFL draft.
Samuel only allowed 10.2 yards per catch, a quarterback rating of 52.4, and surrendered only 296 yards, per ProFootballFocus.com. It’s clear he still has plenty of goof football left in him.
Noted former animal abuser Michael Vick appears to have learned his lesson from dogfighting and is voicing his support for an Alabama law that would enforce stricter punishments for another form of animal mistreatment: cockfighting.
“Alabama has the weakest cockfighting law among all 50 states,” Vick said in a statement Monday. “I made a mistake by getting involved in animal...
We've known for awhile who the Eagles will be facing in 2012 but now we know exactly when they will be playing each opponent:Week 1: 9/9 Eagles @ Browns, 1 pmWeek 2: 9/16 Ravens @ Eagles, 1 pmWeek 3: 9/23 Eagles @ Cardinals, 4:05 pmWeek 4: 9/30 Giants @ Eagles, 8:30 pm (Sunday Night)Week 5: 10/7 Eagles @ Steelers, 1 pmWeek 6: 10/14 Lions @ Eagles, 1 pmWeek 7: BYEWeek 8: 10/28...
The NFL released the 2012 Schedules moments ago. The Philadelphia Eagles open their season against the Cleveland Browns on Sunday, September 9th. There are two Monday night games, one at the New Orleans Saints on November 5th and the other on November 26th in Philly against Carolina. There IS a Thursday game on the schedule, but not the one that people hoped for. There will NOT...
There have been multiple rumors about the Philadelphia Eagles trading up in the 2012 NFL draft, but what about the idea of trading down? After all, the Eagles’ track record in trading up hasn’t exactly been stellar over the years.
Even though trade-ups for players like Jerome McDougle and Antone Davis didn’t work out, I still think the Eagles should be aggressive in this...