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Why this SI cover jinx thing is idiotic

Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 12:09 PM
It says here, Nick Foles and the Eagles might very well stumble this week in Minnesota, but if they do, it won't have anything to do with whose image was on the cover of a magazine. Apparently, there are people who believe, or at least pretend to believe, in the Sports Illustrated cover jinx. Foles... Read more

Film review: How Shady was dashing through the snow

Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 10:34 AM
The roster still has issues and not every opponent will be the Detroit Lions, but for one snowy Sunday in South Philadelphia, Eagles head coach Chip Kelly was simply toying with the opposition. Before we begin, a programming note. Because the NFL coaches film has no on-screen graphics, a quick shot... Read more

Eagles must dig out of snow game; also, Bears game flexed

Tuesday, December 10, 2013, 1:12 PM
Refocusing has not been much of a problem for the Eagles lately, which is one reason they've won their last five games, and seven of their last nine. But this week they're coming off a game everyone is still buzzing about, preparing to visit a banged-up opponent that has already been eliminated from... Read more

Domo's Day-After Dissection: Eagles-Lions

Monday, December 9, 2013, 3:48 PM
Breaking down Sunday’s 34-20 winter wonderland of a win while wondering why TV weather people bother giving us 7-day forecasts when they no freaking clue what it’s going to be doing in 7 HOURS: BLOCKING AT ITS BEST LeSean McCoy knows which side his bread is buttered on, which is why one... Read more

Chip Kelly: Earl Wolff should practice Tuesday

Monday, December 9, 2013, 2:04 PM
Chip Kelly looked considerably warmer and drier Monday than he'd looked Sunday, in the immediate aftermath of the Eagles' 34-20 victory over the Detroit Lions, achieved while 8 inches of snow fell on Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles emerged from the game -- in which they seemed to get stronger... Read more

Snowy comeback is an instant classic

Sunday, December 8, 2013, 4:16 PM
THE COIN TOSS was held at midfield, as usual - except that everybody was kind of guessing exactly where midfield was, given the snow and everything, and except that referee Ed Hochuli had to toss the coin twice because, as he had warned before the first one, "If it lands on an angle, I will flip it... Read more

No surprises among inactives; snow swirls

Sunday, December 8, 2013, 11:35 AM
The Eagles' inactives are up, and they are what we thought they were -- QB Matt Barkley, safety Earl Wolff, corner Curtis Marsh, running back Matthew Tucker, linebacker Najee Goode, and offensive tackles Matt Tobin and Dennis Kelly. Goode suffered a hamstring injury in last week's win over the Cardinals... Read more

Chip Kelly: This isn't Oregon offense

Thursday, December 5, 2013, 1:19 PM
Chip Kelly met with reporters Thursday for the final time before Sunday's visit from the Detroit Lions. He was asked how close his offense is right now to the ideal he might have envisioned when he brought it from Oregon. "I don't have an ideal. Our job is very simply to move the ball and score points... Read more

Film review: The beauty of the Eagles defense coming together

Thursday, December 5, 2013, 12:20 PM
When a team’s offense is playing well, the coaches look like geniuses, as they orchestrate a masterful symphony of open receivers and perfect blocking. When a defense is playing well, it mostly just looks like the guys on the field are making plays. In Sunday’s game against the Cardinals... Read more

Fantasy football chat with Ed Barkowitz

Thursday, December 5, 2013, 3:08 AM
Join the Daily News' Ed Barkowitz as he takes your fantasy football questions in a live chat, starting Thursday at noon. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat and ask questions. DN Members-only: Join our weekly Daily News football picks contest to win big prizes. Get the full Eagletarian... Read more
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