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Eagles head coach Andy Reid said that quarterback Michael Vick hasn’t been cleared to practice as he did not pass his concussion test, per Jeff McClane.
Vick has been in the final phases of the concussion protocol for the past two weeks, according to the Eagles.
The Eagles have already stated that Nick Foles will remain the team’s starting quarterback for the remainder of the season, so it’s not as though they need to rush him back for the coming weeks. With Vick almost certainly out for Sunday’s game against the Buccaneers, Trent Edwards will likely backup Foles.
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Former Arizona Wildcat Nick Foles will be the Philadelphia Eagles starting quarterback for the remainder fo the season, according to Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer. Andy Reid made the announcement today, and it is effective immediately.
Among the big name QBs it's really just Michael Vick who is still sidelined by injury. Big Ben is back this week against the Chargers to help put another dagger into AJ Smith and Norv Turner.
NewsTags: Andy ReidHowie RosemanPhiladelphia EaglesJeff McLane of Philly.com reports that Eagles GM Howie Roseman encouraged Andy Reid to hire defensive line coach Jim Washburn. Roseman was impressed with the success of Washburn during his time with Jeff Fisher and the Tennessee Titans.
After Fisher was fired by the Titans...
Former Eagles defensive end Jason Babin says there was a lot of tension between head coach Andy Reid and defensive line coach Jim Washburn before Washburn ended up getting fired last week.
Babin says he wasn’t surprised Washburn got let go and believes he wouldn’t have been back next season anyway.
“I don’t like to see anybody get fired … but you knew they wanted to do...
History could be made on December 8th, as Texas A&M’s Johnny Manziel might become the first freshman to take home the Heisman Trophy. Whether it has been lack of production, lack of luck, or just bias against freshman exhibited by the voters, no freshman has finished higher than second place (and that didn’t happen until 2004). In fact, until Tim Tebow won the award in 2008...
It looks like Alex Smith isn’t the only quarterback to lose his job after an injury, as Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid announced Monday that Nick Foles will be the starting quarterback over Michael Vick for the rest of the season.
It’s been an ugly season for the Eagles, who find themselves at the bottom of the NFC East with a 3-9 record and have lost their last 8...
Could Andy Reid return to coach the Eagles in 2013? WHAT? Sheil Kapadia examines the possibility. – Birds 24/7
You may not want to read anymore about the Birds’ eighth consecutive loss. For those who do, check out Jeff McLane’s rewind. – philly.com
Nick Foles showed marked improvement in Philadelphia’s loss to the Cowboys on Sunday. Kapadia breaks down the film. – Birds...
10) He was mean to Juan Castillo, who, as this season has shown, is the greatest coach in the history of the franchise9) It's not everyday you can find someone who has held the same position as the fired guy just hanging around, unemployed8) Washburn teaches the Wide Nine technique, which might make him History's Greatest Monster to Eagle Fans7) The worst...
Eagles head coach Andy Reid said that running back LeSean McCoy hasn’t passed his concussion test and is still experiencing some symptoms, per Jeff McClane.
Since there are still lingering effects from the concussion that he suffered two weeks ago, it’s very possible that McCoy’s season could be over. With the Eagles sitting at 3-9 on the season and rookie running back Bryce...
Moves that the Eagles must make in the offseason.
As the Eagles to continue to pile up the losses one can only look to next season. Everyone would expect that Andy Reid will not be part of 2013′s plan despite the changes of late in the coaching staff. The Eagles have huge holes on the offensive line and defensively that will need to be addressed by whoever is in charge...
After last week’s dismantling of the Packers on Sunday Night Football, it looked like the bye week had cured the New York Giants ailments and they were well on their way to repeating as NFC East champions. However, with the Redskins victory over them last night on Monday Night Football, it’s now a three team race between these two teams and the Dallas Cowboys with the Giants...