Originally posted on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 9/4/12
Eagles Start Redemption Tour in Cleveland By SBRForum.com Coming off a most disappointing 2011 campaign the highly regarded Philadelphia Eagles begin their 2012 NFL season this Sunday when they pay an inter-conference visit on the Cleveland Browns (1 pm Eastern, Fox). What might we expect out of this year’s version of the Birds this week? Great Expectations Philly began last year as a very chic pick to click on NFC championship and Super Bowl NFL odds boards. But ultimate success was nowhere to be found. The Eagles started 1-4 and eventually fell to 4-8, before rallying to win their last four to finish at 8-8. But that late run was no moral victory for this outfit, which with all its talent is expected to contend for a Super Bowl berth, not scramble to finish .500. This year it’s the same story for Philly, times two. The Eagles fell on their faces last year; now they’re expected to bounce back. The Brownies As for Philly’s Week foe, Cleveland has won four, five, five and four games ...
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