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I thought guard Evan Mathis and kicker Alex Henery might have avoided the shutout... But no, not unless they get into the Pro Bowl as alternates.
It's no big whoop as far as the actual NFC vs. AFC All-Star Game in Hawaii goes. I don't even watch the game. I just watch the pregame features, maybe catch an isolated series of plays if our guys are involved.
But I can't deny, to be completely snubbed as a team for 1st team NFC selections certainly feels as a fan like the gods of football are rubbing it in. What did we do to deserve such an utter fall from grace?
It's been many many years since an Eagle was left off the NFC first team.
Not since since 1998, the season that forced owner Jeffrey Lurie to replace Ray Rhodes with Andy Reid as head coach, has this happened for the Eagles, who almost certainly will replace Reid after this season.
Long snapper Jon Dorenbos, who made it in 2009, has had a flawless season. He act...
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Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer writes that the Eagles WR Jeremy Maclin “could be a potential trade chip in off-season.“
McLane adds that DeSean Jackson‘s $47 million contract extension makes it unlikely that any team would be willing to trade for him and the fact Maclin is a similar type of receiver could at least be enough for them to shop him around the league...
The rumors surrounding Chip Kelly becoming the next Eagles head coach are starting to heat up. Should Eagles fans be ecstatic about Kelly as the next Eagles head coach or should they be irate? First you have to fully understand what Kelly would bring to an NFL team.
Kelly’s offense, especially when he adapts it to the NFL, will not be so simplistic that it has to be run be...
Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick is not willing to renegotiate his contract, which pays him $15.5 million next season, the Philadelphia Inquirer reported Friday. The Inquirer cited a "source familiar with Vick's thinking" but Vick would not publicly comment. Vick is under contract through 2015 but the team is unlikely to keep Vick for $15.5 million next...
Andy Reid has been fired by nearly everyone except the man in charge.
It's a foregone conclusion in Philadelphia and around the NFL that Reid will coach his last game with the Eagles on Sunday at the New York Giants. Fans already have a wish list for a new coach and the media has speculated for months about Reid's successor.
But owner Jeffrey Lurie has said nothing. Lurie...
NewsTags: Brandon GrahamDanny WatkinsFletcher CoxJoe BannerAccording to a person close to the Eagles, there’s a big difference between the Eagles brain trust which orchestrated the Birds 2012 draft, as compared to the group which navigated the 2010 and 2011 draft. Yes, Andy Reid was the Eagles head coach during all of those drafts...
The Philadelphia Eagles have placed quarterback Nick Foles on injured reserve and signed defensive tackle Antonio Dixon to a two-year contract.
Foles broke his hand in last Sunday's loss to Washington. Michael Vick will start the final game of the season against the New York Giants on Sunday.
Dixon played in two games for Indianapolis Colts this season. He spent three seasons...
NewsTags: Antonio DixonCullen JenkinsDerek LandriNick FolesPhiladelphia EaglesThe Eagles made a roster move today, placing rookie quarterback Nick Foles on injured reserve with a broken hand and signing free agent defensive tackle Antonio Dixon.
In an interesting move, the team signed Dixon to a two-year deal, keeping him under the team’s control...
There is nothing likable about the Philadelphia Eagles. Well, except maybe Andy Reid. I mean, the guy is a walking talking walrus who seems to be a pretty decent dude. But he is about to make an exit stage left, and that means there really isn’t a darn thing to like about that organization. They [...]
“From each one according to his ability. To each one according to his need,” is one of the tenets of socialism. Of course, most Americans don’t know that because most Americans know nothing about socialism, and think it’s the same exact thing as Communism. You can thank Ronald Reagan and his propaganda campaigns against socialized medicine for that.
It’s amazing that so...
THE ANSWER was the same from Nick Foles on Wednesday as it had been on Sunday. That was when Foles clasped his throwing hand behind his back and told reporters it was sore, but the hand had nothing to do with him bouncing a throw to a wide-open Jeremy Maclin during the final sequence of the Eagles' 27-20 loss to the visiting Washington Redskins.
"I don't think it...
The New York Giants will host the Philadelphia Eagles in what is the epitome of a "must-win" game for Big Blue.The Eagles broke their losing streak a couple of weeks ago against Tampa Bay, but have since lost two in a row dropping to a disappointing 4-11.The Giants haven't done much better these last two weeks, but they are still no doubt in Playoff contention. The...
Entering the last week of the season I'm sitting at 153-87. That's ok but not great. I'd like to be over 170 for the season, but it is what it is at this point. Let's finish strong.
With teams resting players and teams out, I'll also take a look at the postseason and offseason for the teams in addition to my picks.
Tampa Bay at Atlanta - A game...