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All week there have been rumblings around this Philadelphia Eagles team about changes, a locker room in turmoil, and a lost season. Coach Andy Reid decided not to make a change at the quarterback position. Michael Vick called a players only meeting to clear the air in the locker room. The season that started with such high expectations hangs in the balance against the New Orleans Saints on Monday night. With a record of 3-4 the Eagles need a win to stay in the playoff race, especially with the NFC being so much better than the AFC. The 2-5 New Orleans Saints are trying to stay positive and believe that they could still make the playoffs, however that seems like a lost cause. How will the two underperforming teams match up this Monday night?
New Orleans Rushing Offense: The Saints rank dead last in the NFL in rushing yards per game. Running back Darren Sproles also missed practice today with a hand injury. The Saints are notorious for their pass first, pass second, approach...
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We’ve been talking all week about the struggles the Eagles are having.
There has been the talk of benching Michael Vick.
Players only meetings.
Coaches being fired.
The one thing that is consistent is Eagles voicing their opinions, and doing it strongly.
Eagles defensive end Jason Babin has a problem with the way Eagles fans voice those opinions.
According to Philly...
15 months after having brain surgery, Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson has been activated to play, and could see time Monday night against the New Orleans SaintsNFL.com is reporting.
Patterson who was diagnosed with brain abnormalities almost 16 months ago, has looked good in practice according to head coach Andy Reid.
“He did a good job. He moved around well and...
Andy Reid continues to stand alongside quarterback Mike Vick. Image via Lehigh Valley Live.
Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid addressed the media on Thursday following the unconventional move on Wednesday of issuing a statement in support of quarterback Mike Vick.
Reid tried to clear the air about his initial comments about Vick following Sunday’s failure against the Falcons...
Are the Philadelphia Eagles a Super Bowl team? Is Michael Vick good enough to be considered a potential Super Bowl-winning quarterback?
We’ve all thought and talked about these types of things for a while now. The ultimate goal of every NFL team is to win the Super Bowl. Numerous things usually have to fall in place for a team to succeed in its goal.
Extraneous factors such...
Man stop your wining, Michael.
So the media is the cause of the Eagles’ maladies are the media’s fault?
He said after practice that the media are “creating turmoil.”
Grow a pair of ‘em Michael.
See if the line protects you.
Show us some umph and we will support you.
Andy Reid fired the defensive coordinator and the only reason he didn’t fire his offensive coordinator...
Michael Vick told reporters that he plans on getting “back to being the old Michael Vick.“
“I’ve got to play the game and leave it all out on the field and play aggressive and shoot it and run the ball when I feel there is a need to,” said Vick, via Geoff Mosher of CSN Philly. “If I get a seam, get a crack, take it. Just do what I’ve been born to do, blessed to do...
While Philadelphia Eagles defensive lineman Mike Patterson
could rejoin the team Monday against the New Orleans Saints, offensive lineman Danny
Watkins and defensive lineman Cullen Jenkins did not practice Thursday,
according to Chris McPherson of PhiladelphiaEagles.com.
Despite missing practice yesterday, coach Andy Reid told
reporters that he expects Jenkins to be ready to...
Philadelphia Eagles defensive tackle Mike Patterson has been activated off the reserve/non-football illness list and is ready to play for the first time this season.
Patterson is eligible for Monday night's game at New Orleans (2-5). Patterson says he's ''really anxious'' to return to the field and expects to play only a few snaps as he eases his way back...
Jeremiah Trotter took aim at Jason Babin for complaining about the lack of support from Eagles fans.
Babin, who is in his third season with Philadelphia, ripped Eagles fans for being disloyal and chanting “vile things” during the team’s home loss to the Falcons last weekend.
Trotter played eight seasons with the Eagles over three different stints. He thrived as a member of...
Job security in the NFL is nonexistent for just about anyone. The turnover at every position from the front office to the field is proof enough of that.
Sometimes, however, the heat gets kicked up a few degrees, and for a pair of NFC East teams, things are getting real hot.
Both the Dallas Cowboys and the Philadelphia Eagles have undereachieved this season, and...