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If you ask Bobby April why DeSean Jackson's gone quiet this season, the Eagles' special teams coordinator can't help but compare his player's fate to that of Robert DeNiro's bus-driving good guy from 'A Bronx Tale.' Let's explore why that's a stretch.

Blockbuster goes bust for Cards, Eagles

TEMPE, Ariz. Media outlets called it a blockbuster trade. Cynics are now calling it a block-bust trade. Time will tell which label is closer to the truth, but the early returns on the offseason deal that sent quarterback Kevin Kolb from Philadelphia to Arizona for cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie and a second-round pick are far less than what the Eagles and Cardinals envisioned...

Rodgers-Cromartie likes Skelton, doesn’t like playing the slot

Eagles cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie just suffered his worst game during his increasingly poor season in Philadelphia. The way he sees it, there really wasn’t any need for him to get traded to the Eagles anyway.  He thought the Cardinals already had their quarterback. “I was always a [John] Skelton fan even when I was there,” Rodgers-Cromartie…

Eagles' Allen, Mathis ruled out

Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen and offensive guard Evan Mathis have been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals.

Vick's up-and-down play factors into Eagles' 3-5 start

Michael Vick has gone from dazzling to sometimes mediocre, and it's one of the reasons the Philadelphia Eagles are sitting at 3-5 midway through the season.

Video: SportsTalk: Vick and Caldwell are on hot seats

Pro Football Talk's Mike Florio and Peter King explain why Michael Vick and Jim Caldwell (what?) are on the hot seat. (NBC Sports)

De-Jax is on the fantasy pedestal

The following fantasy football e-mail chain between Ryan Fowler and Joel Beall took place on November 10 and 11, 2011. The topics featured were not discussed in advance. From: Ryan Fowler Sent: Thursday, November 10, 2011 12:32 PM To: 'Joel Beall' Subject: The Pedestal Part III On the pedestal: DeSean Jackson What do you make of DeSean Jackson at this point in the...
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