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Archive: December, 2011

Eagles-Dolphins predictions and key matchups

Sunday, December 11, 2011, 9:20 AM
Here are the Daily News selections for today's Eagles game and the key matchups: LES BOWEN Last week, I thought the Eagles might rally around their coach and beat a bad-to-mediocre Seattle team, despite the travel, the short week and the foibles of Vince Young. Silly me. The Dolphins have done... Read more

Maclin downgraded to questionable

Saturday, December 10, 2011, 11:02 AM
The Eagles have downgraded wide receiver Jeremy Maclin (hamstring) from probable to questionable for Sunday’s game at Miami. He will travel with the team today to Miami. Maclin has missed the last three games with shoulder and hamstring injuries, but the hamstring injury has lingered. He indictated... Read more

Eagles-Dolphins keys to the game

Saturday, December 10, 2011, 7:14 AM
Here are our five things to watch for Sunday's Eagles-Dolphins game: Who’ll Stop the Run? The Dolphins, like the Seahawks last week, are a run-first offense. If you can shut down their ground game, your chances of victory increase significantly. But that’s a big if for a bad-tackling Eagles... Read more

DRC questionable; Nnamdi on Marshall Plan

Friday, December 9, 2011, 1:27 PM
Some updates from the NovaCare Complex: * Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel was excused from Friday's practice for personal reasons, but is expected to play Sunday against Miami. * Cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie is listed as questionable for the game, but will make the trip, coach Andy Reid... Read more

Word on the Birds: Potential on D?

Friday, December 9, 2011, 11:15 AM
The Daily News' Marcus Hayes catches up with linebacker Jamar Chaney and discusses the state of the Eagles' defense with's Sheil Kapadia in this week's episode of Word on the Birds. Read more

Westbrook: Reid, Jackson will return next season

Friday, December 9, 2011, 8:23 AM
Former Eagles running back Brian Westbrook was at ESPN's campus in Bristol, Conn., for what the network calls the "cash wash," where an athlete does interviews on radio, TV, a web chat and whatever else the Worldwide Leader came come up with. Westbrook's day began with an interview on "Mike and Mike"... Read more

Eagles chat with Paul Domowitch

Friday, December 9, 2011, 1:46 AM
Join the Daily News' Paul Domowitch as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Friday at noon. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Players say Eagles fans are toughest

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 9:52 PM
The Eagles might not be winning, but the Eagles fans are the winners of an NFL players poll in Sports Illustrated. Twenty percent of the 321 players surveyed said Eagles fans are the toughest to play in front of. Steelers fans were second with 17 percent, followed by Raiders fans with 13 percent... Read more

Matthews: Linc Fans Harassed Family

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 3:58 PM
Eagles linebacker Casey Matthews, mainly a special teams player in recent weeks, confirmed after practice that he will work in the nickel this week at Miami, along with Keenan Clayton. Matthews, a fourth-round rookie, said he was eager to get another chance after losing starting roles in the middle... Read more

Bowen: Both sides of Eagles-Dolphins

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 12:50 PM
The Daily News' Les Bowen and the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Omar Kelly present each side of the matchup between the Eagles and Dolphins on Sunday. Read more
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