Found October 01, 2012 on Philly Sports Live:
Weapon X (Brian Dawkins) joins special list of retired Eagles. On Sunday, September 30th, Lincoln Financial Field was the place to be for the NFC East battle between the Philadelphia Eagles and New York Giants. The game was shown nationally on NBC’s Sunday Night Football.  There was also something special going on; it was the number retirement of former Eagles safety, Brian Dawkins.  The Eagles Officially retired Dawkins number 20 in front of a packed crowd inside Head House Plaza.  During the ceremony Dawkins said to the crowd at Head House Plaza, “I will always be an Eagle in my heart and I will always, always look to represent this organization to the best of my abilities.”  After the unveiling of the number 20 jersey, Eagles Owner Jeff Lurie said to the Eagles fans inside Head House Plaza, “Let’s go crush the Giants.” Once the fans entered Lincoln Financial Field, the Giants and Eagles players were introduced.  As NBC Sunday Night Football went on the air, they introduced Brian ...

Brian Dawkins Sends Eagles Fans Into Frenzy With Electric Entrance at Lincoln Financial Field (Videos)

The Eagles squeaked by the Giants on Sunday night, and they may have benefited from an emotional boost provided by one of the organization's all-time greats. Safety Brian Dawkins, who played 13 seasons in Philly from 1996-2008, had his No. 20 jersey retired by the Eagles on Sunday. The biggest highlight of the night's festivities involved Dawkins making his trademark entrance...

Michael Vick says he “tweaked” his knee; hopes to play next week

Michael Vick is always tweaking something, but somehow, someway the Eagles are 3-1 and leading the NFC East. Most people worry about Vick getting injured taking a BIG HIT, but this time it was a non contact injury that will have him in the trainer’s room according to Pro Football Talk. “Something happened with my knee on the last drive,” Vick told reporters after the game...

Eagles sign LB Moten among several moves

Linebacker Adrian Moten was re-signed by the Philadelphia Eagles, who released linebacker Brian Rolle and long snapper Kyle Nelson. Guard Julian Vandervelde was signed to the Eagles' practice squad. Moten was with Philadelphia during training camp, but was released during final roster cuts. Signed by the Indianapolis Colts as an undrafted rookie out of Maryland in 2011, he...

Defense the difference for 3-1 Eagles

Credit DeMeco Ryans and Mychal Kendricks as two of the reasons the Eagles are playing better defense this year.A lot of people are qualifying the Eagles wins this season for a couple or reasons. I get it, especially in light of the fact that 2 of those wins came while the team, specifically the offense, didn’t play very well. The reality is that the team is 3-1, and while they...

That’s How You Honor a Legend

Eagles v. Giants, Sunday, September 30, 2012 Full Wolverine. Miss you, #20. Stud of the week: Brian Dawkins. Duh. He came out of the tunnel Full Wolverine, and we were all yelling, “Put him in!” “Get him some pads!” “No, he doesn’t even need pads! Just get him a helmet!” 13 seasons with the Eagles, 16 seasons total. 26 career sacks. 28 career forced fumbles. 37...

Michael Vick has a knee contusion

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid confirmed that quarterback Michael Vick suffered a knee contusion during Sunday night’s win over the Giants.  He says Vick will be fine. I’m sure Vick will play in this week’s game against the Steelers. But we’ll certainly be monitoring his status throughout the week.

Andy Reid is one lucky walrus after his team pulled out a win…

Andy Reid is one lucky walrus after his team pulled out a win against the defending Superbowl champion New York Giants. Original Story Here!

Top Philadelphia athletes who gave it all

I was watching Comcast’s 15 anniversary program and realized that three athletes fit the mold of what is Philadelphia, and one athlete who forever will be loved in the city. Brian Dawkins, a nine time Pro Bowl athlete, recorded a sack, an interception, forced fumble and touchdown reception in a single game against Houston in 2002. Dawkins retired after two seasons in Denver and...

LeSean McCoy says he is ready to move past his feud with Osi Umenyiora

Bad news for the blog world: LeSean McCoy doesn’t have anything negative left to say about Osi Umenyiora. Following the Eagles victory over the Giants on Sunday night, McCoy says he tried to bury the hatchet with Umenyiora.“We crossed paths a couple times, we gave each other the eye,” McCoy said on SportsRadio WIP Monday according to CBS Philly. “In the warmups, we looked...

Eagles 19, Giants 17

PHILADELPHIA -- Quarterback Michael Vick led Philadelphia on a fourth-quarter scoring drive and the Eagles held on to beat the New York Giants 19-17 on Sunday night at Lincoln Financial Field after Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes missed a 54-yard field goal attempt with 10 seconds left to play. Vick, who threw a 19-yard touchdown pass to wide receiver DeSean Jackson in the second...

After long acting like a duo of certified clowns pockets, LeSean McCoy and Osi Umenyiora are finally ready to strictly focus on football

A day after LeSean McCoy and the Eagles beat New York 19-17 to take sole possession of first place in the NFC East in front of 69,144 savage fans at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the star running back … Continue reading →

Giants-Eagles Live Blog, First Half

With a bitter division rivalry being renewed, this week various media spent time exhuming the longstanding war of words between LeSean McCoy and Osi Umenyiora. E:60 essentially ran a profile of their rivalry. LeSean threw some more shade at Osi, calling him a ballerina and saying he’s either the third- or fourth-best player on the Giants defensive line. Whatever you think of either...
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