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Archive: August, 2008

Andrews Battling Depression, Plans Return Soon

Monday, August 4, 2008, 4:13 PM
Shawn Andrews says not to believe any of the salacious rumors about his absence from the Eagles. Don't even believe the more mundane "speculation that I just don't want to go to camp," Andrews said in a phone conversation with the Daily News from his home in Arkansas Monday afternoon. "I'm... Read more

Lurie: We're Going For It

Monday, August 4, 2008, 12:23 PM
Jeffrey Lurie sees a 2008 Eagles team that is "very fast" on defense and "much more athletic" offensively, with the additions of running back Lorenzo Booker and rookie wideout DeSean Jackson. He "doesn't have any problem" agreeing that Brian Westbrook has outperformed... Read more

Lurie Gets Down

Sunday, August 3, 2008, 1:15 PM
It looked like fun, at least to Eagles chairman Jeffrey Lurie. Lurie saw the Eagles' quarterbacks pouncing on balls during a fumble-recovery drill before practice Sunday, and Lurie decided to join in. So, no, the accompanying photo does not show Lurie being bowled over by any Brian Westbrook or Lito... Read more

Ailing Westbrook quarantined

Saturday, August 2, 2008, 5:59 PM
Brian Westbrook is keeping to himself, but that has nothing to do with his contract discussions with the Eagles. Westbrook missed Friday's practice with what the team described as a viral infection. He missed today's session as well, and coach Andy Reid said Westbrook is suffering from flu symptoms... Read more

Lito's Glad to Hear Drew's Working Hard

Friday, August 1, 2008, 2:58 PM
Lito Sheppard stopped for a moment to talk with reporters as he left the locker room area at lunchtime with his 2-year-old son, Terrell. That's "Ter-rell," by the way, not "Terr-ell," Lito pointed out, so the Sheppards probably won't have to worry about the little fella leaving... Read more
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