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Report: Philadelphia Eagles’ Nnamdi Asomugha Tested for Concussion

Chris Trotman / Getty Images According to Philly.com, Philadelphia Eagles cornerback, Nnamdi Asomugha was knocked out of practice after colliding with safety Nate Allen. The website reports: “Asomugha laid face down on the ground with little to no movement for close to five minutes before he finally rose to one knee. The cornerback then slowly stood, was helped to a cart and driven...
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August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Curious Timing For Andy Reid’s Agent to be Talking Contract

What the hell is Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid and/or his agent thinking? Reid’s agent, Bob Lamonte, created a big stir over the weekend by coming to training camp and inviting a few reporters for an interview.  Then proceeded to say the following (courtesy of Jeff McLane of Philly.com): Lurie “has stated again and again, any time that I’ve been with him, that...
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August 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Is Nick Foles the Philadelphia Eagles’ New Backup Quarterback?

Eric Hartline / US PRESSWIRE If you’ve heard anything about the Philadelphia Eagles in the past 24 hours, it was probably about their current quarterback situation.  Michael Vick’s injured thumb will not keep him from missing any practice time or preseason action, however, Mike Kafka, his backup, suffered a fracture on his non-throwing hand in the preseason opener against the...
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August 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Observations and Notes From Eagles Preseason Opener Versus Steelers

The Philadelphia Eagles won their preseason opener in dramatic fashion when Alex Henery kicked a 51-yard field goal in the final seconds to give the birds a 24-23 victory.  In a game that was dedicated to Andy Reid’s son, Garrett, it was the backups who came through in the clutch. AP Photo/ Michael Perez First, it was great to see some actual football action after the long offseason...
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August 10, 2012  |  Discuss

What to Watch For: Philadelphia Eagles Preseason Opener vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE The Philadelphia Eagles’ offseason began with DeSean Jackson’s uneasy contract discussions, but has culminated in an impressive, yet emotional training camp.  Along the way, we’ve seen a trade for a former Pro Bowl linebacker, Andy Reid receive high marks for his overhaul of talent in the NFL Draft and a change in upper management. With all these...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Offensive Line Update

Philadelphia Eagles offensive line update By SBRForum.com After he ruptured his Achilles heel for the second time, Jason Peters and the Eagles looked in big trouble for their offensive line. Last season, Michael Vick was sacked only 23 times, but being a mobile quarterback, he was hit a lot. Now that the Eagles lost Peters for the season, things are looking downward a little bit...
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August 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Notes and Depth Chart

One day after learning the news about Andy Reid’s son Garrett, the Philadelphia Eagles had practice as usual.  I attended camp yesterday and wondered whether or not the mood would be somber and the players relatively quiet in the wake of Garrett’s death. After several players spoke out about the matter, they went on to have a pretty chippy afternoon practice, which was great...
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August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Time For Eagles Fans to Rally Around Andy Reid, His Family, and the Team

As you know by now, Garrett Reid, son of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid, passed away suddenly this past weekend.  Losing a child is one of the most unnatural things a person — a parent — ever has to go through. Photo: Yong Kim/Philly.com Staff file Being in the position he’s in, Andy Reid is sometimes de-humanized and is the main target for angry Eagles fans’ frustrations...
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August 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Slim Chance That New CB Kevin Thomas Makes the Philadelphia Eagles Roster

The Philadelphia Eagles traded linebackers Moise Fokou and Greg Lloyd for CB Kevin Thomas and a conditional seventh-round pick the other day.  How will this impact the depth and competition at cornerback? And what is it about the Eagles acquiring former Colt CBs with torn ACLs?  First it was Marlin Jackson in 2010 and now it’s Thomas.  Low risk, high reward I suppose. Photo...
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August 04, 2012  |  Discuss

10 Philadelphia Eagles Impressing in Training Camp

The pads have gone on and the hitting is live at Philadelphia Eagles training camp.  Around the NFL, people are hearing about the intensity that Andy Reid has brought to Lehigh University. For those players who can get past the blistering heat and two-a-day practices, the chance at a roster spot looms large. While some have faltered, there are a group of 10 who have taken advantage...
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August 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles Trade Two Linebackers for Indianapolis Cornerback

Amidst all the training camp news that includes injuries, position battles and changes to the depth chart, it has been reported that the Philadelphia Eagles and Indianapolis Colts have made a trade. The Eagles will be sending Greg Lloyd and Moise Fokou, two players who were apart of last season’s linebacker-carousel, to Indianapolis.  In exchange, the Birds will be receiving cornerback...
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August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

New Birds Who Have a Real Shot at Making the Philadelphia Eagles Roster

As Philadelphia Eagles training camp continues, the contenders and pretenders for roster spots are starting to separate themselves a little bit.  Nothing is settled yet, of course, but there are a few new players who have a legitimate chance of making this team. By new players, I’m not referring to any of the Eagles’ draft picks because for the most part, they are all virtual...
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August 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles Addict Fantasy Football Challenge, Win a LeSean McCoy Jersey!

Hey Eagles Addicts, do you like to play Fantasy Football?  Do you want a chance to win a brand-spankin’ new Nike LeSean McCoy jersey? If so, sign up to join our FF league here at EA and compete against myself as well as the two other EA writers: Ron Pasceri and Jasen Shen! Brand new jersey, made by Nike We’ll be creating a 12-team league so we need nine more players.  The first...
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August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

NFL: Eagles Week 1 preview

NFL: Eagles Week 1 preview By SBRForum.com The self proclaimed, “dream team,” from 2011 gets their first chance at being the redeem team of 2012, when they face off against the Browns in Week 1. The NFL odds are favoring the Eagles heavily at -9 on the road. Will a rookie quarterback and running back be able to keep up with the high-flying Eagles’ offense? Or will Philadelphia...
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August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Eagles Addict and SBRForum.com

Hey guys, just a quick heads up…Eagles Addict will be partnering with SBRForum.com over the course of the next year. They are a sports web site dedicated to the gambling side of sports.  So, if you’re in to that (albeit responsibly), you can check them out for all the latest handicaps and spreads for all sports, not just football. However, they do keep track of good information...
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August 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp: Who Stood Out, Who Still Needs Work, and a Fight

On July 30th, yours truly visited the Philadelphia Eagles training camp as a member of the media.  I’ve been to camp numerous times before, but this was my first experience with media credentials. Therefore, I decided to go to both the morning walk-through practice as well as the afternoon practice.  Being that I was a “newbie”, my plan was to just sit back and observe...
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July 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Notes From Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp Morning Walkthrough

Today, yours truly is at Philadelphia Eagles training camp as a member of the media.  I’ve been to camp numerous times before, but this is my first experience with media credentials. Therefore, I went to this morning’s walk-through practice not knowing exactly what to expect.  What I found (so far) is that everyone seems nice, helpful and informative. And that the Lehigh University...
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July 30, 2012  |  Discuss

With Riley Cooper Injured, the Eagles Should Still Pass on Plaxico Burress

The Philadelphia Eagles suffered their first big injury of training camp when Riley Cooper fractured his collar bone on Saturday.  It was the first day of live hitting, but Cooper was injured on a passing drill rather than during a live scrimmage. Photo: Heinz Kluetmeier/SI The news of Cooper’s injury gave new life to the thought of adding free agent wide receiver Plaxico Burress...
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July 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Ranking the 10 Biggest Upgrades the Philadelphia Eagles Made This Offseason

Bob Levey The beginning of Philadelphia Eagles training camp signals the closing of the offseason; therefore, it’s time to go back and determine which upgrades will be most beneficial for the future. After making some quality moves to begin the NFL free agency period, Andy Reid received high marks for his selections in the NFL Draft. Now while these upgrades might not have you...
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July 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Philadelphia Eagles will Meet with Ex-Giant Jeremy Shockey

Al Bello / Getty Images A day after meeting with tight end Visanthe Shiancoe, it has been reported by NFL.com that the Philadelphia Eagles and Jeremy Shockey will be meeting on Wednesday. Some die-hard Philly fans might remember Shockey as public enemy No.1, due to the time he spent with the New York Giants and find this marriage a bit surprising.  However, it’s been no secret...
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July 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles’ One Backup Who Would Start for Other Teams

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images While a few backups on the Philadelphia Eagles’ roster could probably start for bad teams, there really is no accomplishment in that.  The one player that could actually start for other good teams is defensive end Phillip Hunt. You remember Phillip Hunt.  He was the player the Eagles signed from the CFL prior to the 2011 season.  His signing was generally...
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July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Backups with the Most to Prove During Training Camp

Andy Lyons / Getty Images While the majority of the players at Philadelphia Eagles training camp won’t be competing for starting positions, there is still much to be decided. Andy Reid and staff will use training camp as a time to identify valuable reserves and backups who will earn their way onto the roster, and then, ultimately the field. While there are plenty of established...
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July 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Things I’ll Be Looking For at Philadelphia Eagles Training Camp

Can you feel it?  Yes, football is near!  Well, the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2012 version of training camp, that is.  And with that comes the excitement of the beginning of the new football season! Photo: plus.google.com Since most of the Eagles’ starters are returning or are already set on paper, with the only exceptions of strong side linebacker and maybe strong safety, most...
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July 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Players in the News: Vick, Jackson, Hunt, Lewis and More!

In case you’ve missed anything, here’s a round-up of several Philadelphia Eagles news items over the past week or two. We’re still mired in a slow football news period while we’re all waiting for training camp to begin, which can’t come soon enough.  However, there have been several off-the-field newsworthy items regarding current and former Eagles players recently. Since...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss

5 Dynamic Duos that Will Make or Break the Philadelphia Eagles

When it comes to talented tandems, the Philadelphia Eagles certainly have quite a few. Whether these twosomes come as explosive playmakers, or stabilizing role players, there are five duos that will determine the successes of the 2012 NFL season. If Andy Reid hopes to make it to Super Bowl XLVII, he’ll need these 10 players to carry them.   DeMeco Ryans and Mychal Kendricks Even...
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July 19, 2012  |  Discuss
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