Are you read for some football, Eagles fans? Yes, it may be “only” a preseason game but I’m excited. It’s that time of year when any football at all will help to fill the void that’s existed for the past 6 months.
Pittsburgh Steelers v Philadelphia Eagles
Thursday, August 9, 2012
TV: 6 ABC
Radio: WIP (610 AM and 94.1 FM)
The teams across from the state from one another meet again in the preseason. In last year’s contest, the Steelers defeated the Birds 24-14 at Heinz Field.
What to watch for from the Birds:
-Expect a long, rousing, heartfelt response to the crowd for Andy Reid. Mike Vick has said that the 2012 season is dedicated to Reid’s deceased son, Garrett, and the crowd is going to show the Eagles head coach just how much his courage and commitment to the team meant to them. I don’t have to tell you that Philadelphia has not been a very hospitable environment for Reid, particularly in the past year, but he is going to continue feel the love of Eagles Nation more than...