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Archive: January, 2012

Domo's All-Pro ballot

Thursday, January 5, 2012, 12:18 PM
Daily News football columnist Paul Domowitch is one of 50 voters for the Associated Press's All Pro team and its various awards, including Most Valuable Player. The ballots were due earlier this week and the results will be announced the night before the Super Bowl on NBC. To help out NBC Pro Football... Read more

Source: Spags to Coach in '12; Open to Birds

Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 3:15 PM
Steve Spagnuolo, fired this week as head coach of the St. Louis Rams, has considerable cachet as a defensive coordinator, despite his 10-38 record in three seasons running the Rams. That's because Spagnuolo was the Giants' DC when they won the Super Bowl four years ago, and is considered by many to... Read more

Two surgeries for Celek

Wednesday, January 4, 2012, 11:52 AM
Eagles tight end Brent Celek underwent successful surgery to repair a sports hernia by Dr. William Meyers at Jefferson at the Navy Yard in Philadelphia. He also underwent successful surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left hip by Dr. John Salvo of the Rothman Institute. Both procedures were performed... Read more

Bowen: Lurie says Reid will stay

Tuesday, January 3, 2012, 5:43 PM
Video: Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie announced that Andy Reid will return for his 14th season as the Birds' head coach at a press conference Tuesday. The Daily News' Les Bowen discusses Lurie's remarks. Read more

Lurie: Season Unacceptable, Andy OK

Tuesday, January 3, 2012, 4:07 PM
For about 12 minutes there today, Jeffrey Lurie really had the NovaCare auditorium audience going. The chairman was mad as heck, and it sounded like he wasn't going to take it any more. Words like "unacceptable," "ludicrous," "unfathomable," and "frustrating" issued forth from the standup wooden podium... Read more

Eagles' Lurie: 'I want Andy back'

Tuesday, January 3, 2012, 2:51 PM
As expected, Eagles chairman Jeffrey Lurie said Andy Reid will return for his 14th season as head coach. Reid has a record of 126-81-1, but the Eagles have not won a playoff game since 2008 and are coming off a disappointing 8-8 season. Reid has had only one losing season after his first year in... Read more

Regrets, Birds Have a Few

Monday, January 2, 2012, 1:05 PM
The Eagles packed up their belongings today and said goodbye to their 2011 season, which actually left town without them a while back, as they stumbled to 1-4 and 4-8. "I'm a fan of the game. I'm going to watch the playoffs," said quarterback Michael Vick, who will be 32 when he takes his next snap... Read more

For Eagles, Now What?

Sunday, January 1, 2012, 6:42 PM
So, here we are, 8-8, season over. What now? It’s interesting that Eagles players, most of whom held forth at length after Sunday’s season-ending 34-10 victory over the Redskins, are scheduled to talk again Monday, as they clean out their lockers, and that nothing else is firm. A team... Read more

McCoy Took a Wrong Turn at Mummers' Parade?

Sunday, January 1, 2012, 12:26 PM
There were a lot of questions asked last week about whether LeSean McCoy was going to play today against the Redskins, given that the Eagles can't make the playoffs, and McCoy sprained an ankle Christmas Eve against the Cowboys. McCoy was resolute that he owed it to his teammates to play. Eagles coach... Read more
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