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Archive: September, 2010

Birds, Jags Take Heat off Andy

Sunday, September 26, 2010, 2:37 PM
Updating: Michael Vick has indeed been as good as he was last week, even if it took him a while to get going, and aided by a who-cares effort from the host Jacksonville Jaguars, the Eagles are rolling to a victory that will substantially turn down the heat on head coach Andy Reid for abruptly changing... Read more

Eagles-Jaguars predictions, key matchups

Sunday, September 26, 2010, 8:15 AM
The Eagles visit Jacksonville today at 4:05 in Michael Vick's first start at quarterback since he was named the starter over Kevin Kolb. The Eagles are a 3-point favorite. Here are the Daily News' staff predictions: Les Bowen The Eagles have never beaten the Jaguars (0-3), but they haven't played... Read more

Week 3 NFL rankings; Jaguars' injury updates

Saturday, September 25, 2010, 9:57 AM
Here are Domo's weekly NFL rankings heading into Week 3 1. Packers 2-0 (1) 2. Saints 2-0 ( 2) 3. Texans 2-0 ( 3) 4. Colts 1-1 (5) 5. Bengals 1-1(7) 6. Ravens 1-1 (4) 7. Dolphins 2-0 (11) 8. Steelers 2-0 (13) 9. Jets 1-1 (16) 10. Patriots 1-1 6) 11. Titans 1-1 (9) 12. Eagles 1-1 (14) 13... Read more

Video: Three keys vs. Jaguars

Friday, September 24, 2010, 3:48 PM
Video: The Daily News' Les Bowen lists his three keys for success for the Eagles in Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Read more

Reid's 'Crucify' Concern Makes Sense

Friday, September 24, 2010, 2:33 PM
As The Idle Rich pointed out today, Andy Reid provided a much more illuminating explanation of the quarterback switch to Sports Illustrated's Peter King than the one he has given us locals. This here Internet thing has been really popular for more than 15 years now, and people often still don't grasp... Read more

Eagles-Jaguars: What We're Watching

Thursday, September 23, 2010, 6:05 PM
5 things to keep your eyes on during Sunday's Eagles-Jacksonville game: 1. The pass protection. The Eagles have given up 11 sacks in the first 2 games (a sack was changed by the NFL today after reviewing the tape). Mike Vick’s elusiveness may be able to negate some of the protection issues,... Read more

McDermott: 'We got sloppy'

Thursday, September 23, 2010, 12:22 PM
No one on the Eagles' defense was happy with the way the Detroit Lions managed to come back in the fourth quarter and close the final score to 35-32, least of all defensive coordinator Sean McDermott. "We got sloppy," he said today during his weekly meeting with reporters. "That is... Read more

Baskett surprised by release

Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 6:25 PM
Hank Baskett began the season as an Eagle for the second time. Now he is a Viking for the second time. Baskett was cut by the Eagles on Tuesday when the team signed running back Joique Bell off Buffalo's practice squad. He signed with the Vikings and was on the field for practice today. Baskett signed... Read more

Reid: Vick will start rest of season

Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 11:22 AM
Barring an injury, Michael Vick will be the quarterback of the Eagles for the rest of the season, coach Andy Reid said. "I didn't appoint him for one week," Reid said today. "That's not what I did." Asked whether Kevin Kolb will still be with the team beyond the Oct. 19 trade... Read more

What's the Plan Here?

Wednesday, September 22, 2010, 9:49 AM
The morning after Andy Reid's amazing quarterback flip-flop, I still can't get past one thing. Here it is: The Eagles aren't winning the Super Bowl this season, with or without Michael Vick. They won't say that, of course, but the defense has given up the most points in the NFL through two weeks and... Read more
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