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Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, Lions defensive end Cliff Avril and Rams defensive end Robert Quinn have been honored as the NFC's top players for Week 8 of the NFL season.
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Lions defensive end Cliff Avril is enjoying a nice contract year. The reigning NFC defensive player of the week has five sacks and three forced fumbles at the midway point of the season. The Detroit Free Press reports the Lions haven’t started serious contract talks with Avril. “I’ve known [Team President] Tom [Lewand] for 20…
(Eds: With AP Photos.) St. Louis rookie Robert Quinn is still fighting to establish himself with the Rams coming off a prolonged period away from football due to the lockout and a lost season at North Carolina last year.
The defensive end, chosen 14th overall in April's draft, took a big stride toward his goal when he blocked a punt in St. Louis' 31-21 upset of the New Orleans...
LeSean McCoy will look to follow up his career day with a second primetime game in a row on Monday night when the 3-4 Philadelphia Eagles host the 4-3 Chicago Bears. After torching the number one ranked run defense for 185 yards, the NFC Offensive Player of week 8 will take on the Chicago Bears [...]
Avil forced two fumbles in the Lions' 45-10 win over the Broncos; he returned one 24 yards for a touchdown. He also had two sacks.
The Eagles and Bears each entered last season’s late November at Soldier Field with 7-3 records. After the Eagles spotted the Bears a big lead early, they fought back and nearly pulled off a miracle come-from-behind victory. But it was not to be as the Bears held on for a 31-26 win. The loss snapped the Eagles’ three-game win streak.Michael Vick completed 29 of 44 passes for...
The Bears will have to contend with the Eagles' top-ranked rushing attack led by LeSean McCoy (above) and quarterback Michael Vick.
Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Eagles.
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Eagles. The Eagles have a potent offense — ranked No. 1 in the league — and have finally started to come together after a 1-4 start to their...
America’s favorite game is back and The Sports Bank has you covered with the best and worst of what was Fantasy Football Week Eight.
With four of the top five fantasy performances this past weekend, the running back has retained the status as the game’s alpha-dog.
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While many want to continue the argument about Michael Vick and the Philadelphia Eagles it’s hard to argue that when Vick is on he is by far the most electric quarterbacks in the NFL. After a 34-7 shellacking of the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday Night Football it seems as if the Eagles are starting to gel and come together as a team. Then again, Andy Reid is now 13-0 after a bye week. [...]
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy was sent home Thursday because of an illness, head coach Andy Reid said, while tight end Brent Celek missed practice because of a hip injury.
LeSean McCoy got all of the headlines for his outstanding performance against the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night, but the big guys in front of him are starting to bring in the awards.
John Madden- yes, that John Madden of video game fame- will be announcing his best offensive line of the week for the rest of the season, giving out an award called "Maddens Protectors."...