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Film review: Neither Cowboys nor refs can beat the Eagles

Wednesday, January 1, 2014, 1:21 PM
Late Sunday night, Football Outsiders’ head man Aaron Schatz mentioned something interesting on Twitter: This observation followed the Eagles/Cowboys game, in which a Dallas team that had been committing an average of just under seven penalties per game was somehow flagged only once (ironically... Read more

Chip: Payton great at getting matchups

Wednesday, January 1, 2014, 12:48 PM
Chip Kelly wasn't in an expansive mood when he met with reporters before Wednesday's practice. Quite a few questions got one-word answers. But Kelly was happy to talk about New Orleans coach Sean Payton's deft offensive touch, as the Eagles prepare to host Payton's Saints in Saturday night's playoff... Read more

Wolff says he's optimistic about playing

Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 3:34 PM
One of the worst moments for Eagles fans Sunday night was when Dez Bryant caught a pass over the middle, ripped through Patrick Chung's tackle attempt, and pranced into the end zone to pull Dallas within 24-22, with 2:19 remaining. A good bit of the fault should be placed on defensive coordinator... Read more

Birds: Can't count on weather to beat Saints

Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 1:10 PM
Probably the biggest edge the Eagles have going into their Wild Card round playoff matchup with the New Orleans Saints this weekend is that the game is going to be played here, at night, in January. But there is little to be gained from Eagles' coaches emphasizing this publicly; they don't want their... Read more

Chip: The challenge is Drew Brees

Monday, December 30, 2013, 2:03 PM
Chip Kelly stepped to the podium Monday at NovaCare knowing the clock is ticking, the Eagles forced to go from a Sunday night game in Dallas, which put them in the playoffs but left them getting home just before dawn, to a Saturday night Wild Card playoff encounter with the Saints. It's the shortest... Read more

Eagles can finally exhale as champions

Sunday, December 29, 2013, 11:35 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The way Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie looked at it a year ago, the end of a four-win season and the firing of a long-tenured coach was a hard time, yes, but also a time filled with possibilities. “When you’re down,” he said, “it gives you an opportunity to change... Read more

Wolff, Vandervelde inactive for Eagles

Sunday, December 29, 2013, 7:06 PM
ARLINGTON, Tx. -- Eagles safety Earl Wolff, who returned last week from a knee injury that had sidelined him since Nov. 10, is inactive tonight after tweaking the knee against the Bears. That probably means Patrick Chung and Kurt Coleman alternating at one safety spot. Also inactive is backup center... Read more

Video: Murray is not the Eagles' worry

Friday, December 27, 2013, 1:59 PM
Les Bowen and CineSport's Noah Coslov talk about the adjustments the Eagles need to make against the Cowboys, handling DeMarco Murray and their beneficial wake-up call. DN Members-only: Join our weekly Daily News football picks contest to win big prizes. Get the full Eagletarian experience at PhillyDailyNews... Read more

Chip hints Lee absence might be biggest

Thursday, December 26, 2013, 1:21 PM
Chip Kelly said he doesn't think Dallas's offense will change that much if Kyle Orton quarterbacks, as expected, instead of Tony Romo, who has a back injury. Kelly seemed to indicate that the loss of linebacker Sean Lee, with a neck injury, might make a bigger difference. "Obviously, he's one of the... Read more

Film breakdown: An 'ambush' of the Bears

Thursday, December 26, 2013, 11:37 AM
One week after Vikings’ quarterback Matt Cassell played the game of his life in shredding the Eagles’ pass defense, the Eagles’ defense offered up a very different-looking game plan against the Bears. On this early pass play, it looks like the Eagles are bringing pressure up the... Read more
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