Originally posted on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 12/4/12
The Redskins-Giants game on MNF was extremely entertaining to me last night, and part of the reason was nostalgia for classic NFC East battles in December that mean something for both teams. Remember when that category used to include the Eagles? It wasn't that long ago. But in 2012 the Eagles are grounded, relegated to the basement of the division. We are being dismantled before our own eyes. The latest no-brainer is the firing of "Crazy Jim" Washburn as DL coach. He is temporarily replaced by Good Ole Tommy Brasher, who beat cancer way back in the 2001-2005 run of the Birds and then retired.           Tommy Brasher (left) with Arkansas coach Frank Broyles back in Brasher's playing days in the early '60's... Reid fired Washburn just a few hours after the Eagles returned from a 38-33 loss to Dallas Sunday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Washburn becomes the second coach to be dismissed this season. Reid previously canned def...
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