Found November 23, 2011 on
Pro Sports Daily:
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick and wide receiver DeSean Jackson were among those who missed Wednesday's practice, while wideout Jeremy Maclin participated in the session.Vick is dealing with two injured ribs. He threw on the side Tuesday and was expected to do the same Wednesday, though his availability for this weekend's game against the Patriots remains in doubt.Jackson has a sprained foot that has limited his mobility. The Eagles are hopeful the swelling will subside enough for Jackson to return to practice Thursday.Maclin, who missed last week's game against the New York Giants with a separated shoulder and ailing hamstring, took part in the team's morning walkthrough.
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The only QB controversy in Philadelphia is in the minds of some Eagles fans who think Vince Young should be the starter going forward. To the rest of the sane world, there is no controversy.
Michael Vick will be the starter again once healthy enough to play, period.
First of all, here’s a quote from head coach Andy Reid when asked if Vick will be the starter again once healthy...
DeSean Jackson made his presence felt at Met Life Stadium during the Philadelphia Eagles’ victory over the New York Giants in Week 11. And by presence felt, I’m not talking about his play on the field, I’m talking about the warmth from the light he apparently gives off.
According to Chris McPherson of PhiladelphiaEagles.com, Jackson gave the following quote after the game...
Jacksonville Jaguars kicker Josh Scobee apologized to DeSean Jackson for his negative tweets toward the Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver.
On Sunday, Scobee tweeted: "Desean Jackson is a punk. #growuputinybastard ... He's just a punk, which to me means he doesn't respect anyone or anything around him. Therefore, I don't respect him."
Jackson fired back with...
Philadelphia Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson hasn’t gained many new fans this season. First there was the holdout over his contract. Then there was the missed team meeting, suspension and news that Jackson is allegedly living off of his agent’s credit card. During Sunday night’s game between the Eagles and the Giants Jackson did something that [...]
Their is nothing this city loves more than a good quarterback controversy, which is exactly what seems to be coming down the road after Vince Young led the Eagles to a game winning touchdown drive in last nights 17-10 victory over the New York Giants.
Not so fast, says Andy Reid.
Reid reassured the media today that when Michael Vick returns from his rib injury he will be this teams...