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The last time the Eagles and Redskins met on Monday Night Football, Michael Vick connected with Desean Jackson for an 88-yard touchdown on the very first play from scrimmage. Vick would then follow that with one of the most memorable Monday night performances ever, as he became the first player in NFL history with at least 300 yards passing, 50 yards rushing, four passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns in a game. However, while it has only been three years since that game, both teams have reloaded their rosters and bring new weapons to the table. This is a matchup filled with great matchups. Lets take a look.
Chip Kelly vs. Mike Shanahan
New head coach Chip Kelly is looking to employ his offense that led the Oregon Ducks to a 12-1 2012 season. Meanwhile, Coach Mike Shanahan is preparing his defensive squad for this new Eagles offense by having them watch Oregon Ducks game tape. Coach Kelly unveiled parts of his offense during the pre season and we saw what we expected from an...
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For the Washington Redskins, the distraction of Robert Griffin’s health is no longer a distraction. This week head coach Mike Shanahan said unless a “crazy setback” were to happen, the reining offensive rookie of the year is ready to go. He better be, because their Monday night opener against the Philadelphia Eagles is big. Due to the Redskins success last season, their schedule...
Michael Vick still isn’t feeling the love and respect of his younger Eagles teammates. Vick is still upset that when he was breaking up the fight between Riley Cooper and Cary Williams, the younger players on the Eagles didn’t show the respect that Vick feels he deserves. Vick fails to realize that young people today, respect very little. He shouldn’t feel like he is being...
Here are my top Draft Street Week 1 Picks to help you take advantage of their games. Draft Street Week 1 Picks: Quarterbacks Michael Vick, Philadelphia Eagles – $11,258: The Redskins got shredded through the air last season and nothing suggests things have drastically improved. Vick has had a stellar preseason and there is a lot of optimism surrounding the Eagles new offense....
For this entire season Michael Vick will only be as good as his last play. The unfortunate but undeniable reason for this is Vick’s last play every game actually could be his last play.
Vick just hasn’t been able to stay on the field. Since taking the starting job from Kevin Kolb early in the 2010 season Vick has missed 13 starts with the Eagles because of injury.
After a nice fight between Riley Cooper and Cary Williams, were Vick had to step in, he had some words of his own. “I know after yesterday, Cary understands that we need him on the football field, not to be hot-headed at times,” Vick said Friday, per CSN Philadelphia. “We know he’s a guy who’s […]
When Riley Cooper and Cary Williams fought at Eagles practice Michael Vick ran into the scrum to separate them. A day later Vick said he has talked to Williams who has a reputation for a short temper about keeping cool
“Cary understands that we need him on the football field not to be hot-headed at times” Vick told CSNPhilly.com. “We know he’s a guy who’s very into his...
Cary Williams was brought to Philadelphia to bring Super Bowl experience and quality play at the cornerback position.
So far Williams has been anything but an experienced veteran for the Eagles. On the heels of his fight with Riley Cooper on Thursday, the question now being asked, is whether or not Williams is a liability for the Eagles.
Michael Vick, who is the teams captain,...
Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Brandon Hughes and offensive lineman Dennis Kelly have been ruled out of the season opener against the Washington Redskins on Monday night. Head coach Chip Kelly said
Your browser does not support iframes. Mike Trout is one of the fastest players in baseball, and he thinks he’s fast enough to take down one of the fastest players in the NFL. The Los Angeles Angels stud outfielder joined MLB Network’s “Intentional Talk” last week and was asked whether he could accomplish many athletic […]
After a painfully long wait, the regular season is finally here. It is unbelievable to think about how much the Eagles organization has changed since the December 30th match up against the New York Giants. After eight months of nothing but speculation, predictions, and mystery, real football is only a day away. I feel like a 5 year old on Christmas Eve just thinking about it!
Hey, you remember how this works, right? I hope so, we’ve done it for years.
Anyhoo, our Redskins-loving “staff” makes predictions in the post, readers make predictions in the comments, and the commenter who comes closest to predicting the final score gets to make a guest post. Hip-hip!
Chris Mottram: Redskins, 30-24
With the tempo of Chip Kelly’s offense, the Eagles’...
The NFC East is filled with question marks. Just one team made the playoffs from the division last year, the Washington Redskins, who recovered from a 3-6 start to win the division. It really is anyone’s guess as to who the…Read more →