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Archive: May, 2008

Donovan McNabb minicamp interview

Saturday, May 3, 2008, 2:42 PM
DONOVAN MCNABB On whether offseason changes were to his satisfaction: It wasn't to my liking. It's hard to put pressure on these young guys coming in. You wouldn't throw them into the fire like that. I think it's good that we have the (other) guys back healthy and we all can get out there, and those... Read more

Interview highlights from Day 1 of Eagles minicamp

Saturday, May 3, 2008, 2:16 PM
ANDY REID Having a healthy L.J. Smith back: No. 1, he is healthy. He's been very good in the red zone. Everybody has to do their job down there. But having him in there surely won't hurt things. The cornerback situation with Samuel, Brown and Sheppard: It went well. Lito decided to come and I'm glad... Read more

Observations from Saturday morning minicamp practice

Saturday, May 3, 2008, 1:55 PM
Saturday morning observations: --Lito Sheppard was the odd-man-out at cornerback in the Eagles' base package. Asante Samuel was the left cornerback and Sheldon Brown remained at right cornerback. When Sheppard was rotated in, Samuel stayed on the field and Sheppard replaced Brown at right cornerback... Read more

Let the minicamp begin

Saturday, May 3, 2008, 10:37 AM
Good morning, boys and girls. It's a gloomy looking day at One NovaCare Way, which matches the mood of their defensive secondary. The Eagles are out on the field right now stretching for the first of five minicamp practices over the next three days. We'll have reports for you throughout the day... Read more

Sheppard coming to minicamp

Friday, May 2, 2008, 12:29 PM
Strong indications are that Lito Sheppard does indeed plan to attend the Eagles' mandatory minicamp this weekend. Sheppard has been awaiting a trade that has not occurred and does not seem imminent. He could be fined if he were to sit out the minicamp, the only mandatory gathering for veterans until... Read more

Minicamp begins

Friday, May 2, 2008, 8:31 AM
The newest Eagles are expected to arrive today at the NovaCare Complex. The first of five practice sessions over three days is set for tomorrow morning. The biggest question, of course, is whether Lito Sheppard shows up, given his current situation. To get a sense of the Eagles' offseason, we took... Read more

Don to College Football Hall of Fame

Thursday, May 1, 2008, 8:41 PM
A former Syracuse University quarterback with a connection to the Eagles named Don was selected to the College Football Hall of Fame ... But it was not Donovan McNabb. Don McPherson, who was on the Eagles roster from 1988 to 1990, was among 13 players and two coaches chosen for enshrinement today... Read more

Trevor Laws, not to be outdone

Thursday, May 1, 2008, 8:01 PM
Yesterday, we brought you the Pro Day workout from Wheaton College linebacker Andy Studebaker. Today, we bring you the scouting combine performance from Trevor Laws, whom the Eagles selected in the second round with their first pick of the draft. Laws and the rest of the Eagles will start arriving... Read more

Take the Wonderlic

Thursday, May 1, 2008, 7:25 PM
Figured you might be a little bored this afternoon so we wanted to offer the readers of a bit of a challenge. Here is a sample version of the Wonderlic test. This is only a sample. The real Wonderlic is 50 questions and you have 12 minutes to complete it. This one is only 20 questions... Read more
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