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CHRIS POLK RUMORS & GOSSIP

Eagles Injury Update: Chris Polk struggling with torn hamstring

LeSean McCoy is clearly the No. 1 running back for the Philadelphia Eagles, and Darren Sproles is in line for a significant role after being acquired from the New Orleans Saints this offseason. Chris Polk seemed to be locked into a roster spot, but he has not practiced since early in training camp and is still not fully recovered from what Polk himself said is a Grade 2 partial...
Via NFL Injury Report
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Polk dealing with hamstring tear, Eagles acquire kicker

Getty Images Philadelphia Eagles running back Chris Polk said on Wednesday that he has been dealing with a partially torn hamstring from the second day of practice. “I didn’t know the severity of it,” Polk said via CSN Philly, “but I knew something wasn’t right. It instantly locked up, tightened up. And then there was bruising. I just felt like my world ended that day.”...
Via Tireball.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Chris Polk's surgery, injury secrecy

Philadelphia Eagles running back Chris Polk had surgery on his shoulder this week, according to a report from ESPN’s Adam Caplan. That is worth noting, but bears further exploring because of what it says about the way the Eagles handle injuries in the Chip Kelly era. Andy Reid famously began every press availability with the same word -- injuries -- followed by an alphabetical...
Via Pro Sports Daily
April 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Training Starts Early For Chris Polk

Chris Polk’s offseason has already begun. The second-year running back recently underwent surgery on his shoulder. The injury, which occurred during week six against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, held the back out of action for their week seven tilt against the Dallas Cowboys. With his most recent shoulder surgery now in the past, Polk can now focus on rehabbing and battling Bryce...
Via Eagledelphia
January 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Polk has successful surgery

Philadelphia Eagles running back Chris Polk has successful surgery this week on his injured shoulder, according to ESPN NFL Insider Adam Caplan: #Eagles RB Chris Polk had shoulder surgery earlier this week, per source. Stems from injury during Week 6 game at #Buccaneers. — Adam Caplan (@caplannfl) January 23, 2014 Polk injured the shoulder earlier in the year, and battled the...
Via cover32 - Eagles
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Polk already has 2 TDs for Philly - on 9 carries

Chris Polk heard of the player, he just didn't know about the stat. When the Philadelphia Eagles second-year running back scored on a 38-yard touchdown run in a 34-20 win over the Detroit Lions last Sunday, it was his second touchdown on his ninth career carry. The last Eagles running back to score twice that quickly was Charlie Garner, who scored two touchdowns on his first...
Via AP on Fox
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Faulty Friday Photoshop: Chris Polka

Eagles running back Chris Polk finally saw some action on Sunday, rushing 4 times for 50 yards in the team’s win over the Detroit Lions. His name also sounds like Polka, so, uhhh, Chris Polka. And who is that playing with Polk? Why, it’s none other than EF Managing Editor Hal Greenblatt! The post Faulty Friday Photoshop: Chris Polka appeared first on Eagles Faithful.
Via Eagles Faithful
December 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles activate running back from practice squad, and cut former draft pick Jordan Poyer

With Chris Polk injured, the Philadelphia Eagles promoted practice squad running back Matthew Tucker. Tucker, an undrafted rookie free agent out of TCU, impressed the Eagles enough in training camp and preseason to earn a job on the team’s practice squad. Tucker will fill Polk’s role for now by mostly contributing on special teams. To […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Polk Makes the Eagles Roster, Willing to Do Whatever It Takes to Contribute

Four months ago, Chris Polk was believed to be one of the top running backs in the 2012 NFL draft coming out of the University of Washington. By the end of day three of the draft, however, Polk found himself unselected and with an uncertain future standing before him. Photo Credit: Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE Polk spent this summer trying to prove to the Philadelphia Eagles—who...
Via Gridiron Grit
September 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Short Film Chronicles Part of Eagles RB Chris Polk’s Path to the NFL

While the sport of football is itself great, it’s the stories of the men who play the game that intensify our connection to the game. “Before the Beginning with Chris Polk” is a 20-minute film from Athlete Interactive that chronicles the University of Washington running back’s preparation for the Combine, both physically and emotionally. Another short film should be made...
Via Philly Sports Muse
May 07, 2012  |  Discuss
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