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Photo: Can Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick ever win a Super Bowl after being convicted of committing a crime such as his?  I’m not talking about whether he is talented enough or if the team is talented enough, I’m talking about the ideas of “karma”, ethics and morality. This has been a nagging thought that has been stuck in the back of my head since we signed Vick in 2009.  I’ve mostly ignored it because it sounds ridiculous to think that some “mystical force” won’t allow him to win a Super Bowl based on his past. However, maybe I’ve seen to many movies or I’ve been brain-washed by American culture that embraces the philosophy that the “bad guy” never wins…or at least shouldn’t win. So, in a sense, I view the aspect of Vick winning a Super Bowl as like when you’re watching a movie and you just know the bad guy won’t win in the end.  And in that, is the root of the question: Is Michael Vick a “bad guy?” Vick is perhaps the most polar

Pros and Cons of Every WR Currently on the Philadelphia Eagles Roster

Rob Carr/Getty Images Every player in the NFL has strengths and weaknesses.  The best way to fill a roster is to find talented individuals at certain positions with skills and attributes that complement each other. Some teams don’t realize there is an art to it and just go after players who fit the same mold.  That doesn’t work.  Just look to the Eagles‘ cornerback situation...

How popular are the Philadelphia Eagles?

The popularity of the Philadelphia Eagles locally is off the charts. But how does the team’s following compare with those of other teams in the National Football League? via ESPN’s Sports Poll of fans’ favorite teams  finds that the Eagles are the 9th most popular team in the country. But the passion commitment and of Philadelphia’s fanbase and string of playoff...

Time out from OTAs: Philadelphia Eagles build a playground

After participating in the first day of the second set of OTAs of the 2012 offseason, members of the Philadelphia Eagles were off to have a little fun on Wednesday afternoon. They took part, along with every other member of the organization, in the 16th annual playground build of the Eagles Youth Partnership. This year’s build took place at Comegys Elementary School in Southwest...

Philadelphia Eagles: OTA’s critical for 2012 success

As the month of June approaches, the Philadelphia Eagles are very busy getting ready for the 2012 season. For the fans, this is probably the most boring time of the offseason. The draft is over and free agent signings have slowed down tremendously. The only thing going on right now is the team practicing outside in their helmets, jerseys, and shorts- with no pads. The practices are...

Eagles center Jason Kelce and his beard support breast cancer...

Eagles center Jason Kelce and his beard support breast cancer awareness. [via]

Jeff Garcia would pay to return to the Eagles

Image via Former Philadelphia Eagles backup quarterback Jeff Garcia dreams of a return to the Birds. Garcia served as backup quarterback for the Eagles in 2006,  stepping in for an injured Donovan McNabb and making an improbable run to win the division with a 10-6 record, beating the Giants in the first round of the playoffs before eventually losing to the Saints. Now...

Stop calling it the Eagles "Wide 9"...

Yes, there was a morning OTA practice on Wednesday, but it was pretty much closed to media, so we didn't get our Twitter relays from Kenny and Boner. Livefyre "radio" lines were acting a little goofy, too, and Twitter is basically on the same network servers, so who knows, maybe Geoff Mosher and Les Bowen were trying to get through to us but couldn't...?Personnel...

World Football Challenge Returns to Philly

Philadelphia has become the Soccer destination in 2012; Lincoln Financial Field announced that Spain’s La Liga champion Real Madrid and Scottish Premier League title holder Celtic FC will face each other in the 2012 World Football Challenge on Saturday August 11 at 1:30 PM. The World Football Challenge has become one of the largest and most successful soccer exhibitions ever staged...
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