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Archive: November, 2010

What We're Watching: Eagles-Colts

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 6:02 PM
Here is what we will be watching during Sunday's game between the Eagles and Colts: 1. Peyton Place. That would be inside the 20. On their way to the Super Bowl last year, Manning and the Colts converted 66 percent of their red-zone opportunities into touchdowns. Even with injuries to many of their... Read more

McDermott: Job Speculation 'Only Going to Push Me Harder'

Thursday, November 4, 2010, 12:47 PM
It was not a fun bye week for Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott, coming off that horrific 37-19 loss to the Titans in which Tennessee's offense scored 20 fourth-quarter points. As McDermott peered under the hood of a defense that has already allowed 13 touchdown passes, he also dealt with... Read more

Sims fined $50,000 for hit

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 6:10 PM
Eagles linebacker Ernie Sims was fined $50,000 by the NFL for unnecessary roughness against the Titans for a hit on wide receiver Lavelle Hawkins on a pass play in the second quarter of the Oct. 24 game. No penalty was called on the play. "Specifically, on a pass play, he unnecessarily struck... Read more

Hobbs Says Excuses Aren't Hip; DeSean Cleared

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 12:00 PM
Eagles cornerback Ellis Hobbs has a hip flexor strain and it will be “a struggle” for him to play Sunday against Indianapolis, coach Andy Reid said. Dimitri Patterson said on Monday that he had been told he would start for Hobbs against the Colts. Reid said the injury was bothering Hobbs... Read more

TO weighs in on McNabb, of course

Wednesday, November 3, 2010, 7:39 AM
You might recall the Eagles were not exactly masters of the hurry-up offense as they tried to come back against New England in the Super Bowl in 2005. Terrell Owens remembers. And he decided now would be a good time to bring that up, as Donovan McNabb deals with questions about his "cardiovascular... Read more

DeSean Sees Neurologist, Will Practice

Tuesday, November 2, 2010, 11:55 AM
Eagles wideout DeSean Jackson said he saw independent neurologist Dr. William Welch today and that he will practice tomorrow. Jackson did not say whether Welch gave him final clearance to play Sunday against the Colts. In fact, he said he is still "taking it day by day" as he recovers from... Read more

Why McNabb benching could be bad news for Eagles

Monday, November 1, 2010, 6:10 PM
If history is any guide, Donovan McNabb’s unexpected benching late in the fourth quarter of the Redskins’ 37-25 loss to the Lions Sunday isn’t good news for the Eagles, who have to travel to D.C. for a Monday night game against McNabb and the Redskins in 2 weeks. You may recall the... Read more

DJax, Peters Practice; Patterson In for Hobbs

Monday, November 1, 2010, 1:24 PM
DeSean Jackson declined a request to talk to reporters today, other than to say his participation Sunday will be a "gametime decision," but teammates said the wideout practiced as the Eagles returned to NovaCare after their bye week. Quarterback Michael Vick said he is hoping to have Jackson... Read more
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