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Rookie Nick Foles continues his climb up the quarterback depth chart of the Philadelphia Eagles. Head coach Andy Reid said Foles would start if Michael Vick (ribs) doesn't play in Friday's preseason game at Cleveland. Reid said Vick wasn't likely to play as he recovers from bruised ribs. However, Reid said the team is not concerned Vick won't be ready for the regular-season opener. Foles' preseason passer rating is 118.4. He's 24 of 38 with 361 yards and four touchdowns. The third-round pick (88th overall) hopped injured Mike Kafka (fractured hand) on the depth chart and is ahead of veteran Trent Edwards. In Monday's win over the Patriots, Foles was 18 of 28 for 217 yards and two touchdowns. Reid was complimentary of his effort and said film review affirmed his assessment from the sideline. Vick won't likely play again this preseason. In four series, he's suffered two injuries -- bruised thumb, ribs -- and went 4 of 7 for 11 yards. He ...
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Nick Foles will start Friday’s preseason game for the Philadelphia Eagles, filling in for Michael Vick. While Vick appears to be fine, the Eagles simply don’t want to risk any further injury in the final two preseason games.
On Friday, the Eagles will fave the Browns, who have allowed just 329 through the air and have picked off five passes through two games, so this may actually...
It's a Wednesday evening, you're not ready to go to bed yet, but what should you do? Sure, you could sit down and watch a little ESPN or maybe Comedy Central, but none of that sounds very entertaining.
I have a suggestion. How about you play a game of Bingo? Michael Vick injury Bingo to be exact.
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Eagles at Patriots, preseason, Monday, August 20, 2012
I Loved: that the Eagles won their second pre-season game in a row.
I Did Not Love: that the Eagles won their second pre-season game in a row without starting QB Michael Vick. Who hasn’t sustained a major injury – yet – but has had two different “contusions” in two games that required removing...
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Rookie quarterback Nick Foles, filling in for injured starter Michael Vick, threw two touchdown passes in the first quarter to lead the Philadelphia Eagles to a 27-10 victory over the mistake-prone Cleveland Browns on Friday night.
With Vick sidelined with bruised ribs, Foles stepped in and played impressively for the Eagles (3-0), who open the regular season in...
Michael Vick has always been injury prone. The way that he plays the game somewhat dictates that as does his stature. As electrifying as he can be to watch, there’s years of tape on him for defenses to understand how to play him.
This point is less about packages and schemes and more about Vick’s habits and routines.
His spin move, his shoulder shimmy and even his ankle dance...
Thanks to our friend at Black Sports Online we caught wind of a brand new game that’s hit the internet. It’s the first official Michael Vick injury Bingo game.
While it’s not funny when any NFL player get’s injured, we thought this was quite entertaining. We wish Vick a successful and healthy season.
Michael Vick: 4-for-7, 11 yards, 0 touchdowns, 0 interceptions, 62.2 rating (12 offensive plays).Nick Foles: 24-of-38, 361 yards, 4 touchdowns, 1 interception, 118.4 rating (roughly an entire game played overall).Obviously, these numbers are a bit deceiving. Vick’s 12 plays of offense were stunted not by poor play, but a pair of injuries (jamming a throwing finger in one game;...
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When it's solid advice to tell an NFL quarterback to be more like Donovan McNabb, that quarterback must be in serious trouble. Michael Vick is. The Eagles' speedy passer hasn't even reached the regular season yet, and he's already dealing with significant pain, if not a sidelining injury. Why? Because he finds no problem in risking his season on scampers and heaves...
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The Philadelphia Foles..err, Eagles, defeated the Cleveland Browns 27-10 in Game 3 of the 2012 preseason.
new most popular player in Philadelphia, Nick Foles, continued his
preseason shock-and-awe show by completing 12 of 19 passes for 146
yards, 2 TDs and one interception.
Foles was picked-off on his
second pass attempt after launching a bomb...
Much like the annual August theme in the Atlantic Division regards Florida State returning to its old perch atop the college football landscape, the Coastal beat always begins with a very simple question: Is this finally the year for Virginia Tech?
Its not about winning ACC championships, as the Hokies have four in their near-decade long time in the league, but they havent challenged...