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Archive: December, 2010

Ingram Back to Practice Squad; Mills is a Bengal

Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 4:26 PM
The Eagles wanted to move TE Garrett Mills from their roster back to their practice squad, but he was claimed by Cincinnati. So TE Cornelius Ingram, who was cut from the practice squad last week, is coming back. Ingram, a fifth-round pick in 2009, showed great promise before having to undergo a second... Read more

Vick finished second in fan Pro Bowl voting

Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 1:25 PM
New England quarterback Tom Brady rallied in the final week and finished nearly 350,000 votes ahead of Michael Vick in fan balloting for the Pro Bowl. Brady finished with 1,877,079 online votes to Vick's 1,522,437, which led the NFC. When totals were released last week, Vick was the leader with 981... Read more

Avant passes test for concussion he denies

Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 12:03 PM
Jason Avant passed concussion testing yesterday and will practice today, coach Andy Reid said. Reid said Monday that Avant suffered a concussion on his thunderous block that helped spring DeSean Jackson for hs 65-yard game-winning punt return Sunday against the Giants. Avant spoke after the game about... Read more

Vikings' Peterson expected to miss practice today

Wednesday, December 22, 2010, 11:40 AM
Vikings running back Adrian Peterson is not expected to practice today, head coach Leslie Frazier said this morning. “He’s doing better. It’s going to be a day-to-day deal with him and may even go right down until gametime,” Frazier said. “He’s making progress.... Read more

Despite his concussion, Vikings don't rule out Favre

Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 7:27 PM
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said quarterback Brett Favre suffered a concussion during Monday night's loss to Chicago. Still, Frazier did not rule out Favre playing against the Eagles on Sunday night. "When you look at the history, it is rare it seems for guys able to come back on a short week... Read more

Eagles add two to roster

Tuesday, December 21, 2010, 2:09 PM
The Eagles made some roster moves today, first placing S Nate Allen on injured reserve, as expected, then jettisoning TE Garrett Mills, before promoting DT Jeff Owens and S Jamar Wall from the practice squad. Former practice squadder Jamar Adams will take one of the practice squad spots. Mills probably... Read more

Domo: Day-after dissection

Monday, December 20, 2010, 8:04 PM
Some incoherent thoughts and some off-the-mark observations in the wake of Sunday’s Lazarus-like resurrection against the Giants: * Can the Eagles win a Super Bowl with a defense that already has given up 30 touchdown passes? Can they win one with a defense that has the worst red-zone rate (76... Read more

Video: Eagles don't want to repeat same mistakes

Monday, December 20, 2010, 3:57 PM
Video: Although Andy Reid appreciated the late effort from his players, he doesn't want to see them make the same mistakes they did in the first three quarters. The Daily News' Les Bowen reports from NovaCare. Download our NEW iPhone/Android app for even more Birds coverage, including app-exclusive... Read more

Injury updates; Vick says Giants are poor sports

Monday, December 20, 2010, 12:00 PM
Andy Reid was happy with the result, of course, but was less happy with how his team played to get into a 31-10 hole for more than three quarters. He called the Eagles’ victory, “one of the all-time great games in NFL history right there." “For three-plus quarters there, we... Read more

Giants wanted to punt out of bounds

Sunday, December 19, 2010, 6:50 PM
Standing back there with 14 seconds left in the game, DeSean Jackson says he was thinking, " 'They’re really not going to kick it to me.’ I was thinking that he was going to kick it out of bounds or do something out of the ordinary but it was a blessing." It turned out to be... Read more
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