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Chicks in the Huddle:
Eagles 22 – Patriots 31
Regardless of who you’re rooting for in the QB competition, both Vick and Foles looked sharp in their first outings of the 2013 season. Vick opened with a quick “looks like the Eagles we know & love” TD drive that featured a long pass to my boy Jason Avant and a beautiful TD to DeSean (–>) that gives me hope that we’ll see the return of 2009 DeSean rather than 2011 DeSean.
Foles got off to a rough start with the strip sack, but came back strong with efficient TD drive of his own, capped off with a nice short pass to Bryce Brown.
Matt Barkley, well, looks like a rookie. Nothing to see here (yet). Move along.
Of course new HC Chip Kelly didn’t open up the playbook, but we did see quite a bit of his no huddle hand signal style. I’m wondering/hoping that that will be a major benefit in some of the noisier enemy stadiums later this season.
It’s possible special teams won’t be the typical disaster this year. Well, as long as Jon Dorenbos’s concussion isn’t too
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With Former Eagles Coach Andy Reid out in Kansas City , and high scoring Head Coach from University of Oregon Chip Kelly taking over, you would think he would want to push the pace with a naturally fast team and look to push it as he did in College Football, Will all of those plays work? Of course not, but the speed they have in D.Jackson, Mike Vick, and Lesean Mccoy, you would think...
Eagles rookie Lane Johnson took the photo below of his newborn son’s large hands.
Looks like he’s ready for the NFL.
Big ol hands pic.twitter.com/lFmoxDqWKe
— Lane Johnson (@Lanejohnson69) August 13, 2013
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Eagles rookie offensive tackle Lane Johnson is 6-6, 310 pounds, and from Texas, so the fact that he would be this big burly guy is not surprising.
Johnson and his beautiful wife gave birth to a new baby boy named David Jace on Saturday.
Johnson released a wonderful photo of his newborn, and in the photo courtesy of Crossing Broad, you can see young David Jace is already following...
It's not about what you know, it's about who you know. This statement goes a long way until someone bluntly asks you, "By the way dude, what were your SAT scores?"The Eagles are in recuperation mode. The team that once dominated the NFC East with ease is currently the laughingstock of their division. The squadron of men that traveled to the postseason year after...
Cornerback Cary Williams arrived in Philadelphia this offseason signing a three-year $17 million deal after winning a Super Bowl with the Ravens. He was brought in to add some much-needed toughness to a unit that was mediocre against the run (17th overall in 2012 according to Football Outsiders) and nonexistent against the pass (dead last in the league).
Through the first few weeks...
The first two weeks of training camp were filled with more than enough story-lines for the Eagles, and this past week was no different.1. Riley Cooper Returns To Training Camp Only Four Days After Being ExcusedSo much for being gone all of August. After the video of Cooper went viral, the team excused the troubled wideout to seek "outside help". Well, after only four days...
The Patriots and Eagles squared off on Friday night and the Eagles fans were in mid-season form. I have to say this is probably in bad taste, but A for creativity. You can’t set the bar this high when it’s only week 1 of the preseason dudes.
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( Howard Smith, USA TODAY Sports) The Patriots may have already won their preseason tilt with the Philadelphia Eagles, but that has not stopped yet another member of the Eagles from feeling disgruntled in regards to how they were treated by the New England Patriots. Cornerback Cary Williams told the Philadelphia Inquirer on Sunday that he felt the Patriots were “dirty.” “They...
ESPN has parted ways with former Philadelphia Eagles lineman Hugh Douglas in the wake of his alleged confrontation with “Numbers Never Lie” co-host Michael Smith. “He no longer works for us effective today,” an ESPN spokesperson said Tuesday, according to SI.com’s Richard Deitsch. The news should not come as a shock to anyone after hearing […]
Chiefs head coach Andy Reid knows a good quarterback when he sees one. Reid has made a living out of taking quarterbacks no one believed in, and making them serviceable.
Just ask Bills backup Kevin Kolb who turned an opportunity to start in Philadelphia, into $28 million guaranteed from the Cardinals.
When the San Francisco 49ers decided this off-season that they had no more need...
When Andy Reid talks about how highly he thinks of Alex Smith, he’s not just blowing smoke. He really means it. The Kansas City Chiefs traded a second-round pick in this year’s draft and a third-round pick in the 2014 draft to the San Francisco 49ers to acquire Smith earlier this offseason. It sounds like [...]
The 2013 NFL regular season is right around the corner. With that being said, it's time to launch our team previews. FOXSports.com contributor Taylor Jones will answer important questions for every franchise.
2012 Record: 4-12. Missed the playoffs.
Which player is under the most pressure?
Chip Kelly is actually under the most pressure. Although the...