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Archive: December, 2009

Jordan, Jackson out for Atlanta

Friday, December 4, 2009, 2:00 PM
The Eagles have declared wide receiver DeSean Jackson and linebacker Akeem Jordan out for Sunday's game at Atlanta. Jackson suffered a concussion against Washington and has not practiced all week. Coach Andy Reid had not officially declared him out until today. "He’s had just kind of the... Read more

New deal for Avant should be next contract priority

Friday, December 4, 2009, 7:58 AM
Earlier this week, when the Eagles locked up Brent Celek with a 6-year extension, the team touted how it has 22 players on its current roster signed through 2012 and beyond. Apparently, the Winston Justice and Celek deals pretty much used up all the remaining cap money the Birds have available for... Read more

Eagles-Falcons: What We're Watching

Thursday, December 3, 2009, 10:10 PM
Each week, Daily News football writer Paul Domowitch will tell you the things he will be keeping his eyes on during that week’s game: 1. What to do about Gonzo: Tight ends have been a problem the Eagles haven’t been able to solve this season. In their last eight games, opposing TEs have... Read more

Watkins: Shawn's Prognosis 'Very Good'

Thursday, December 3, 2009, 1:59 PM
Dr. Robert Watkins announced Thursday evening he had completed a "two-level microscopic lumbar discectomy" on Eagles right tackle Shawn Andrews. "The prognosis is very good that he will return to play," Watkins said in a statement released by the Eagles. Earlier, Andrews Tweeted... Read more

Westy Out; Jordan Practices

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 11:34 AM
Eagles running back Brian Westbrook has met again with the concussion specialists for a checkup and they "want to check him again in a week or two," coach Andy Reid said today. Westbrook will not play this week against Atlanta, as expected. Westbrook declined to speak with reporters in the... Read more

$33M for Celek; WR Norwood Added

Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 10:38 AM
One week after signing tackle Winston Justice to a 4-year contract extension, the Eagles announced a 6-year deal with tight end Brent Celek that will keep him with the team through 2016. A source close to the situation said Celek will make $33 million over the life of the contract, with $11 million... Read more
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