Eagletarian Archive: August, 2008

Eagles starters expected to sit vs. Jets

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Eagles coach Andy Reid said Tuesday he hadn't decided on the playing time breakdown for the various units in Thursday's preseason finale, but... Read more

Puzzle on defense

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The Eagles clearly have some decisions to make in the coming days about the roster on both offense and defense. Here we take a look at the... Read more

Curtis can't pinpoint return date

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Wide receiver Kevin Curtis spoke with reporters Monday morning for the first time since his surgery last week to repair a sports hernia. While... Read more

The fullback question

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With the final roster cutdowns a week away, the Eagles remain uncertain about the fullback position. For a position that has largely been an... Read more

Dawkins expects to be ready for opener

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Eagles coach Andy Reid said safety Brian Dawkins has a mild tendon strain in his right ankle and both said they expect Dawkins to be ready... Read more

First Cuts No Surprise

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The Eagles only waited a matter of hours after Friday's preseason win at New England to announce their first roster trims. Veteran fullback... Read more

Especially Relieved

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That was one very large, very relieved coach standing in the middle of the visitors’ locker room at Gillette Stadium late Friday night... Read more

Examining the injuries

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The worst news from the Eagles' preseason victory over New England on Friday night was that veteran free safety Brian Dawkins suffered what... Read more

Tonight's Eagles Game

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The Kevin Curtis surprise surgery changed the focus for tonight's Eagles preseason game. (By the way, your Eagletarian has been pleasantly... Read more

What to watch in Eagles-Patriots

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Three Things to Watch in Friday's preseason game at New England: 1. DeSean Jackson: He’ll be starting at wideout, with Kevin Curtis... Read more