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Archive: October, 2012

Bowles: I'm not gonna reinvent the game

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 1:28 PM
In his first Thursday media session since being named Eagles defensive coordinator last week, Todd Bowles was asked about the Falcons saying they don't know what to expect from him this weekend, since there is no film of a Bowles-coached defense. Bowles last called defensive signals at Grambling more... Read more

Video: Les Bowen reports from Wednesday's Eagles practice

Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 6:11 PM
Michael Vick and Jermey Maclin both spoke to the media ahead of the Eagles' game against the Falcons this coming Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. The Daily News' Les Bowen reports from Wednesday's practice session at the NovaCare Complex. Read more

Eagles' o-line ranked 20th by PFF

Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 6:09 PM
Pro Football Focus just came out with its NFL offensive line ratings. You probably won’t be surprised to learn that the Eagles’ line didn’t make its top five. But it’s not in the bottom five either. The website has the Eagles ranked 20th, behind the Giants (14th) and Redskins... Read more

Andy: Peters 'Making Progress'

Wednesday, October 24, 2012, 1:11 PM
Among the subjects Andy Reid updated Wednesday in his first media session since the bye week was the status of All-Pro left tackle Jason Peters, who is recovering from two Achilles' tendon surgeries. Peters must be placed on a practice-eligible list by Nov. 6, and join the roster three weeks after... Read more

Will O-Line Switch Help? Backup Added

Tuesday, October 23, 2012, 11:30 AM
So, despite what we were led to believe after the Monday practice, King Dunlap is back in at left tackle for the Eagles and Demetress Bell is out. If Bell is to be measured by the Oct. 14 performance against the Lions, this is good news -- Dunlap can't possibly do worse than that. But as we've said... Read more

No OL Change; Vick Says He Didn't Sweat Bye

Monday, October 22, 2012, 1:23 PM
The Eagles reconvened from their bye week Monday, and though practice was closed, indications are nothing changed on the team's offensive line, which is a mild surprise, in the wake of a dreadful performance against the Lions in the last outing. Eagles quarterback Michael Vick, who remains the starter... Read more

Bye Preceded 2008 Game for Eagles, Falcons

Monday, October 22, 2012, 10:47 AM
Under Andy Reid, the Eagles have come off their bye to play an opponent that was also coming off its bye once before – and it was the Atlanta Falcons, the same team the Eagles will face this week, in the same situation. In 2008 the Eagles and Falcons both rested the week of Oct. 19. The Falcons... Read more

Eagles' Patterson to Practice

Sunday, October 21, 2012, 11:37 AM
New coordinator Todd Bowles won't be the only change for the Eagles' defense when it hits the practice field Monday for the first workout after the bye. Defensive tackle Mike Patterson is expected to practice for the first time in 2012, a source close to the situation confirmed Sunday. Comcast SportsNet's... Read more

Video: Les Bowen on the Eagles' leadership on the field

Friday, October 19, 2012, 1:28 PM
The Eagles started their bye week by firing Juan Castillo. Les Bowen of the Daily News talks about who the Eagles' leaders are now and looks ahead to next weekend's game against the Falcons in a chat with CineSport's Noah Coslov. Read more

Live chat: Football picks with Vegas Vic

Thursday, October 18, 2012, 8:23 PM
Vegas Vic drops by to talk about this weekend's football action in a live chat, beginning Friday at 2 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more
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