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Archive: May, 2010

How to defend against Donovan

Tuesday, May 18, 2010, 12:15 PM
Here is more from the Eagles Media Chalk Talk session held last week at the NovaCare Complex: Among the more scrutinized two games this season will be against the Washington Redskins and Donovan McNabb. McNabb knows the Eagles’ defense and their personnel, something defensive coordinator Sean... Read more

Eagles' training camp dates set

Monday, May 17, 2010, 12:06 PM
The Eagles have announced the dates for training camp at Lehigh in Bethlehem, Pa. Rookies and selected veterans are scheduled to report Monday, July 26. The remainder of the team is scheduled to report Thursday, July 29. The Eagles break camp on Wednesday, Aug. 18 in asdvance of the second preseason... Read more

Planning ahead with the Eagles

Sunday, May 16, 2010, 4:10 PM
In case you are an Eagles fans who likes to plan ahead – and in some cases, way ahead – the NFL recently finalized the schedule rotation through 2017. The rotation was set through 2011 at the end of the season, but the NFL has added on a few years. Games listed do not include the three... Read more

McNabb: Sorry for No Supe

Friday, May 14, 2010, 11:21 AM
Donovan McNabb, obviously still not that far in the rearview mirror for Eagles fans, spoke briefly today with Vai Sikahema and John Gonzalez on ESPN 97.5. Not a lot of new ground was broken, which didn't come as a surprise to anyone who followed McNabb's 11 years in Philadelphia. DMac's focus was touting... Read more

DeSean Deflects

Thursday, May 13, 2010, 9:45 PM
If you're wondering where last week's media-driven back-and-forth with Donovan McNabb left DeSean Jackson, the answer last night was sitting in front of a rack of polo shirts at the Modell's in Mount Laurel, N.J., signing autographs for a steady stream of patrons -- and acting very skittish about reigniting... Read more

Sheldon gets paid; Asante's tackling

Thursday, May 13, 2010, 7:45 AM
The trade of Eagles cornerback Sheldon Brown to Cleveland last month was contingent on Brown agreeing to a restructured contract with the Browns, something the Eagles were unwilling to offer. Details of that contract have emerged with the key point being a $5 million signing bonus that Brown, 31,... Read more

Birds' 3-4 Thoughts, Westbrook update

Wednesday, May 12, 2010, 12:48 PM
The Eagles' informal gathering for media folk Tuesday evening down at NovaCare was an interesting, and in some ways encouraging, affair. On one level, as is the case with almost any access an NFL team grants, the goal surely was to favorably influence the way the team is viewed by the people who cover... Read more

Westbrook reportedly to visit Redskins

Tuesday, May 11, 2010, 2:23 PM
First, there was talk that Donovan McNabb was trying to lobby the Washington Redskins into bringing in Terrell Owens -- talk that McNabb denied. Now, McNabb has reportedly made the case for Brian Westbrook, with Westbrook scheduled to visit Redskins Park on Wednesday, sources told ESPN.com. The Redskins'... Read more

Birds Didn't Rate on Boys' Big Board

Tuesday, May 11, 2010, 6:30 AM
We're not anywhere near the first blog to take note of how the Cowboys, always eager to publicize their operation, posted images on the team Web site that contained their draft board on draft day. Interested people (with much too much time on their hands) quickly found ways to read many of the names... Read more

Where the Eagles rank

Monday, May 10, 2010, 7:29 AM
Our first Daily News rankings won't come out until closer to training camp, but ESPN.com has released its NFL rankings for the offseason and the draft. The Eagles check in at No. 13 overall, seven spots behind Dallas among NFC East teams. The Birds are also seventh in the NFC behind New Orleans, Minnesota... Read more
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