Found August 03, 2012 on
Here's a training camp ailment you don't hear about everyday.
Geoff Mosher of the News Journal has learned that Eagles guard Evan Mathis is suffering from vertigo, which has sidelined him from practice the last two days.
Mathis, a key link on Philadelphia's offensive line, has dealt with dizziness and balance issues, stemming from an inner ear infection.
There's no timetable for his return -- the infection first must run its course -- though the 30-year-old is said to be “on the tail end of it” and otherwise feels "great."
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As Philadelphia Eagles training camp continues, the contenders and pretenders for roster spots are starting to separate themselves a little bit. Nothing is settled yet, of course, but there are a few new players who have a legitimate chance of making this team.
By new players, I’m not referring to any of the Eagles’ draft picks because for the most part, they are all virtual...
Players are feeling the heat at Lehigh–literally. It’s one of the toughest training camps in member for the Philadelphia Eagles. Head coach Andy Reid is running players ragged. Yhough they love the game of football they are tired.
How tired? The photo below of Brandon Graham, posted to Instagram on Friday, tells you a bit about that.
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Amidst the all the news swirling around about Eagles training camp, and injuries and what not, I couldn’t help but notice that Andy Reid is approaching Ron Jeremy status with his walrus-like mustache (if it even qualifies as a mustache), and is quickly closing in on one of the worst mustaches of all time, right up there with Geraldo Rivera.
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Throughout the NFL, the injury bug is biting down...Hard.
Just days into camp, receiver Ron Johnson endured a dislocated ankle and Riley Cooper suffered a broken left collarbone. Philadelphia Eagles' head coach, Andy Reid, has yet to confirm the addition of any replacement free-agent receivers. If the Eagles are serious about winning, then they should bring in their old friend...
The Philadelphia Eagles have traded linebackers Moise Fokou and Greg Lloyd to the Indianapolis Colts for cornerback Kevin Thomas and a conditional seven-round pick in the 2013 draft.
Thomas, a third-round pick in 2010, played in nine games last season with the Colts, starting five. He had 33 tackles and three knockdowns. Thomas spent his rookies season on injured reserve because...