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The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Wednesday’s quick hits: 1. After being released by the Bills, the Eagles signed former Bill kick returner, Brad Smith on Tuesday afternoon. 2. Bradley Fletcher returned to the practice field on Tuesday afternoon after missing Sunday’s game against the Packers. 3. Jason Peters has been forced to exit many games this season due to injury, but reserve, Alen Barbre has filled his spot quite nicely. 4. After Mychal Kendricks was forced to exit Sunday’s game due to injury, reserve linebacker, Najee Goode came in and was a large contributor in stopping Eddie Lacy and the Packers running game. 5. Michael Vick on whether he’ll be able to start for the Eagles again this season: “I don’t want to be a distraction” (Image courtesy of The post Wednesday Morning Quick Hits appeared first on Eagles Faithful.

Eagles expected to sign Brad Smith the versatile weapon

The Philadelphia Eagles plan to sign wide receiver Brad Smith on Tuesday, pending a physical, according to a team source. Smith, who was an impact player in certain situations for the Jets, became a free-agent a few days ago following a short stint with the Bills. Buffalo signed him as a free agent under a former coaching regime, […]

Eagles Depth Being Put To Test

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WR DeSean Jackson says fans need to support Eagles: 'We already have to beat our opponent, now we’re trying to fight our fans'

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DeSean Jackson wants more support from Eagles fans at home

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DeSean Jackson calls out Philadelphia Eagles fans for booing

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Improved Eagles back in first-place tie

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Mike Vick Doesn’t Know If He’s Still Eagles #1 QB

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Eagles' best drive yielded no points

For all their quick strikes and fast scores, the most impressive drive by the Philadelphia Eagles this year was one that resulted in no points. Holding a 27-13 lead over the Green Bay Packers last Sunday, the Eagles got the ball at their own 8 with 9:32 left in the game. They never gave it back, running out the clock with an old-school, grind-it-out approach unusual for Chip Kelly...

Game Preview: 3 Keys For An Eagles Win Over Redskins

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Ryans is performing like a Pro Bowl player again

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London Fletcher Ranks Eagles Atop 'Terrible' NFC East

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Tuesday Morning Quick Hits

The purpose behind Quick Hits is to catch you up on the most important news, notes, and links that you may have missed from the day prior. Without further ado, here are Tuesday’s quick hits: 1. In a joking manner, Chip Kelly signaled that Nick Foles would be the starter for the rest of the season. However, Kelly later stated that he was just being sarcastic. 2. Earl Wolff, one...

Thursday Morning Quick Hits

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"We got to get it going. We got to get back in the swing of things at home," Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson said. "Our fans deserve it. So, hopefully, we can collect something together, figure out what it is and just win in front of our home fans. But there's got to be support. We can't be coming into the game, first quarter, getting boos and all that...
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