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Eagles using LB Kendricks more as a blitzer

Monday, September 8, 2014, 12:39 PM
Some quick thoughts and numbers on the Eagles’ 34-17 win over Jacksonville: --Linebacker Mychal Kendricks is an excellent blitzer and Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis is going to use him more in that role this season. That was clear in Sunday’s game. Kendricks rushed the passer... Read more

Domo's Eagles-Jaguars report card

Sunday, September 7, 2014, 8:55 PM
Here is Domo's report card for the Eagles-Jaguars game. You can give your grades by clicking here. RUSHING OFFENSE Darren Sproles’ 49-yard touchdown run on the first possession of the second half gave the Eagles a much-needed momentum swing. With the exception of that one play, though, the... Read more

Eagles open with Polk inactive

Sunday, September 7, 2014, 11:33 AM
Eagles running back Chris Polk, bothered by a hamstring injury all through training camp and the preseason, is not active for today's season opener. Polk practiced all week, but was listed as "questionable" on Friday. The scratching of Polk leaves the Birds with just LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles... Read more

Eagles chat with Les Bowen

Friday, September 5, 2014, 4:40 AM
Join Les Bowen of the Daily News as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Friday at 11 a.m. Join the weekly Daily News football picks contest to win big prizes. Read more

Eagles-Jaguars: What we'll be watching

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 7:43 PM
Nick and the Pick: Nick Foles threw just two interceptions last season. Two picks in 317 attempts. His 0.6 interception percentage was the third best in history for a single season. There is no way he’s only going to throw two picks this season, right? Right? The New Kicker: You don’t... Read more

Domo's two-minute drill

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 5:18 PM
BY THE NUMBERS -- Since the NFL went to a 16-game season in 1978, 274 of the 523 teams that won their season-opener, or 52.4 percent, qualified for the playoffs. Eight of the 12 teams that made the playoffs last year were Week 1 winners. -- The Broncos, who host the Colts on Sunday night, are a league-best... Read more

Eagles coach Chip Kelly talks tempo and turnovers

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 1:04 PM
Chip Kelly said Thursday his emphasis on offensive tempo actually came from his days as a defensive back and then defensive coach early in his career. Kelly said when he became offensive coordinator at New Hampshire, he knew tempo was what defenses "were hard pressed to handle, so why wouldn't you... Read more

Fantasy football chat with Ed Barkowitz

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 3:08 AM
Join the Daily News' Ed Barkowitz as he takes your fantasy football questions in a live chat, starting Thursday at noon. Join our weekly Daily News football picks contest to win big prizes. Read more

Domo's Eagles-Jaguars scouting report

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 3:49 PM
Week 1 features a visit from the team that is probably the biggest underdog on the card this week, the Jacksonville Jaguars. WHEN THE EAGLES RUN THE BALL The Eagles, who ran the ball 47 percent of the time last season, had the best running attack in the league. LeSean McCoy, running behind the league’s... Read more

Davis: Expecting flag day opener, for now

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 12:25 PM
Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis said Wednesday he is going into Sunday's season opener against Jacksonville assuming nothing has changed in the NFL's extreme crackdown on defensive holding downfield. "I think we made steady progress" adjusting to the way preseason games were being officiated... Read more
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