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Archive: January, 2011

Shuey scouting one day, gone the next

Tuesday, January 25, 2011, 2:14 PM
Bill Shuey was wearing an Eagles jacket and standing on the sideline Monday at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., evaluating players. He told a Daily News reporter that the evaluations were made more difficult by not knowing who the Eagles defensive coordinator would be. Today, a team source has confirmed... Read more

Samuel questions All-Pro voting

Tuesday, January 25, 2011, 12:41 PM
Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel was among the harshest critics of Bears quarterback Jay Culer during Sunday's game when Cutler came out of the NFC Championship Game with a knee injury. Samuel, and other NFL players, took to Twitter to question Cutler's toughness. Samuel took to Twitter this morning... Read more

3 Eagles named second-team All-Pro

Monday, January 24, 2011, 3:22 PM
Eagles left tackle Jason Peters, kicker David Akers and safety Quintin Mikell were named second-team All-Pro by the Associated Press today. No Eagles made the first team. Voting was done by a 50-member panel and New England quarterback Tom Brady was a unanimous selection, the seventh consecutive... Read more

Roseman: Reid to run coordinator search from Philly

Monday, January 24, 2011, 10:29 AM
Much of the NFL world is heading to Mobile, Ala., to evaluate potential draft picks as practices for the Senior Bowl begin today. Eagles general manager Howie Roseman was heading there this morning. Of course, the other big issue for the Eagles is the search for a defensive coordinator. Roseman... Read more

Video: Who will coach the Eagles' D?

Friday, January 21, 2011, 4:40 PM
Video: What's the latest on the Eagles' search for a defensive coordinator, and when do the Birds expect to have someone in place? Les Bowen of the Daily News provides his take in today's video. Download our NEW iPhone/Android app for even more Birds coverage, including app-exclusive videos and... Read more

Jauron to Browns, Who Might Eye Castillo?

Friday, January 21, 2011, 11:22 AM
UPDATED: The Browns confirmed the hiring of Dick Jauron as defensive coordinator and released quotes from Jauron and head coach at Shurmur. “Dick is someone I have known for many years, who is an outstanding football coach and very well-respected around the league,” Shurmur. said “He... Read more

New D-line coach seeks change; has complicated history

Thursday, January 20, 2011, 5:35 PM
New Eagles defensive line coach Jim Washburn says he was looking for a change, and that is what led him to leave the Tennessee Titans after 12 seasons. Washburn was not made available to the Philadelphia media yesterday after his hiring was announced at his request, the Eagles said. He reluctantly... Read more

Samuel, Peters withdraw from Pro Bowl

Thursday, January 20, 2011, 11:21 AM
UPDATE: 6:25 p.m. The news keeps on coming today at Eagletarian: Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel and offensive tackle Jason Peters have withdrawn from next week's Pro Bowl in Hawaii. Samuel will be replaced by Tramone Williams, from the Green Bay Packers, unless the Packers are playing in the Super... Read more

Haynesworth, Washburn and the Eagles

Thursday, January 20, 2011, 7:55 AM
An intriguing footnote to the Eagles' hiring of defensive line coach Jim Washburn is his strong relationship with Redskins defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth, who desperately wants out of Washington. Haynesworth's agent, Chad Speck, told the Daily News that he couldn't comment because Haynesworth... Read more

Eagles to talk to Saints assistant Dennis Allen

Wednesday, January 19, 2011, 5:33 PM
UPDATED: The Eagles have asked for and received permission to talk to Saints defensive backs coach Dennis Allen about their opening for a defensive coordinator, a source close to the situation has confirmed. The request was first reported by Jay Glazer, of Fox Sports. Allen, 38, just completed his... Read more
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