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When the Philadelphia Eagles traded Donovan McNabb within their division, they got it right.
When the same organization traded cornerback Asante Samuel within the NFC to a team with which they compete for a playoff spot, one cant help but think they got it wrong.
Especially considering the meager compensation the Eagles received reported as a seventh-round draft pick and looking at the direction in which both teams have gone since then, its hard not to wonder how both teams might have been different.
The Falcons are 12-2 and sit atop the conference. The Eagles are 4-10 and, by virtue of their 2-8 mark in the NFC, officially and improbably have sunk to its bottom.
The Eagles have many problems injuries to the offensive line and quarterback Michael Vick that dont involve Samuel, a four-time Pro-Bowler, just as the Falcons have many virtues in addition to him.
Nonetheless, its unavoidable that the Falcons most glaring weakness during Mike Smiths tenure has been their pass defe...
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Eagles Look To Play Spoilers In Week 16
No one could have expected that the Philadelphia Eagles would have had such a terrible second half to the season. After starting out with a 3-1 record, the team fell relatively quickly into obscurity, losing almost every game since then.
They are currently at a 4-10 record with no chance of making the playoffs. They do have...
Eagles CB Nnamdi Asomugha was asked whether or not he would be willing to renegotiate his contract to remain in Philadelphia beyond this season.
“Yeah, I mean all I can say right now is I really wouldn’t want to be anywhere else,” said Asomugha, via Philly Mag: Birds 24/7. “I definitely want to be back here.”
Asomugha is set to make a staggering base salary of $15 million...
With nearly one-third of the NFL coaching jobs expected to be vacant by year’s end — including sweet gigs like the Philadelphia Eagles, San Diego...
Eagles head coach Andy Reid told reports that Michael Vick will be the team’s No. 3 quarterback for this weekend’s game against the Washington Redskins, per Jeff McLane.
Vick has finally recovered from the concussion symptoms that he had been dealing with for a number of weeks now, but this decision is clearly designed to minimize distractions for the team.Philadelphia will keep...
LeSean McCoy will return to the lineup for the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday against Washington after missing four games with a concussion. Meahwile, quarterback Michael Vick will be the Eagles' No. 3 quarterback behind starter Nick Foles and Trent Edwards and might not be uniform Sunday, The Philadelpia Inquirer reported Wednesday. Vick has sat out five games because of a...
DeSean Jackson posted this photo of himself, TI and Michael Vick to his Instagram account Wednesday night at the rapper’s album release party. TI just dropped his new latest, Trouble Man: Heavy is the Head. The New york Daily news is reporting that Michael Vick is considering playing for the Jets next season if their [...]
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. The most quotable member of the Atlanta Falcons was trying not to say anything at all.
But he couldn't help himself and failed.
As the team's open locker room session with the media came to a close, wide receiver Roddy White left for a meeting and announced, "I'm not talking until after we win home-field advantage."
Fantasy Football News - Philadelphia Eagles Head coach Andy Reid has already stated that LeSean McCoy will start in their week 16 matchup versus the Washington Redskins. Coach Reid had this to say about Shady coming back and what his time on the field might look like, “It won’t be a normal workload like you’d see during the season when he’s fresh. He’s coming off an injury...
Eagles RB LeSean McCoy has passed every test and is expect to return in Week 16.Fantasy Spin:McCoy will start and is expected to see the majority of the workload with Bryce Brown getting the change-of-pace work. The two-week dream run for brown is long gone and its back to reality as McCoy's backup.
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean
McCoy and tight end Brent Celek returned to practice yesterday and there’s a
chance that both players suit up for this weekend’s contest against the
Washington Redskins, reports Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer.
“There’s a chance he ends up playing for us this week,” coach
Andy Reid said on 610 (WIP-AM) during his radio...
HO HO HO! Merry Christmas everybody. This is the season for football, and what a marvelous season it has been so far. We have seen many things this 2012 season.It started with Bounty Gate and replacement refs, to field goals and touchdowns that weren't, to quarterback controversies, to the return of Peyton Manning and Adrian Peterson (who both are top contenders for MVP and Comeback...
Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has missed the past four games with a concussion he suffered in a loss to the Washington Redskins last month. On Monday afternoon, head coach Andy Reid said that an independent neurologist cleared McCoy and that he could be available to play on Sunday. Rookie Bryce Brown has [...]
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