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Archive: December, 2008

Game day: Picks and matchups

Monday, December 15, 2008, 12:46 PM
The hours are counting down toward the Eagles game on Monday Night Football against the Browns at the Linc. Les Bowen will be providing updates throughout the evening here on Eagletarian. STAFF PREDICTIONS Les Bowen: Eagles, 27-12 (To read more of Les' pick, click here) Ed Barkowitz: Eagles, 21-3 Bill... Read more

What we're watching: Browns-Eagles

Sunday, December 14, 2008, 4:51 PM
Our weekly look at what we'll be watching in the Eagles game: 1. Protect the ball: The Browns haven’t done a lot of things well this season, but forcing turnovers has been one of them. Their 26 takeaways are the second most in the league. Thirteen of those 26 have come in their four wins, including... Read more

Nobody Worries About Runyan

Saturday, December 13, 2008, 2:39 PM
Usually when an Eagle is listed as "questionable" and doesn't practice in the last workout of the week, there is concern over whether he will be able to take the field. But when Andy Reid was asked yesterday about starting right offensive tackle Jon Runyan's status, Reid didn't even try... Read more

Eagles chat transcript

Saturday, December 13, 2008, 10:51 AM
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Andrews Sighting

Friday, December 12, 2008, 1:17 PM
Shawn Andrews strolled through the Eagles' locker room Friday, his red "fro-hawk" still as bright and peppy as when he returned from California Thanksgiving week. "Better," Andrews said, when asked how his surgically repaired back is feeling. He has not played since leaving the... Read more

Differing Views

Thursday, December 11, 2008, 1:49 PM
Aside from a healthy Brian Westbrook, the biggest difference in the Eagles team that has ressurrected its season the past two games has been Donovan McNabb. Everybody knows the quarterback was going through the worst stretch of his life when he was benched at halftime of the 36-7 loss at Baltimore... Read more

Make your own playoff scenarios

Wednesday, December 10, 2008, 11:35 AM
With the Eagles taking the day off today because of the Monday night game, we hear a lot of folks talking about the Eagles' playoff scenarios with three games to play. Will winning out be enough? Who should we be rooting for in this game or the other game? The folks at Yahoo Sports have come up with... Read more

Eagles-Redskins game time changed

Tuesday, December 9, 2008, 2:49 PM
The Eagles game at Washington on Dec. 21 has been moved to a 4:15 p.m. kickoff, the NFL announced. The game had been scheduled for a 1 p.m. start time. Fox will still handle the broadcast. The move was part of shuffling the Sunday night game to the Carolina-Giants game under the flex scheduling plan... Read more

What Andy Said, What Andy Meant (post-Giants II)

Monday, December 8, 2008, 2:44 PM
On how Brian Westbrook is feeling after getting a career-high 39 touches in the Giants game: What Andy said: ``He’s a little sore. We’ll probably know more tomorrow. Tomorrow is the day you get a better read on things like the swelling in his knee.’’ What Andy meant: ``With... Read more

The Answer, My Friend ...

Monday, December 8, 2008, 1:38 PM
How many years must a man coach a team Before the light flashes on? How many tears must a fan base shed Before the run plan's made strong? How many times must the talk-show hosts wail Before we've all suffered too long? The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind The answer is blowin' in the... Read more
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