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Archive: August, 2013

Davis: We're working toward tough mindset, not there yet

Monday, August 12, 2013, 3:22 PM
The Eagles had already scheduled their coordinators to talk to reporters Monday, before Cary Williams did such a wonderful job of setting the agenda for defensive czar Bill Davis, in the wake of a 31-22 preseason loss to New England. Davis had his work cut out for him in the media tent, but he made... Read more

Williams, Kelly at odds over 'edge'

Sunday, August 11, 2013, 3:37 PM
Reporters are learning to hurry over whenever Cary Williams starts talking, because what comes out is never boring. The crowd around the Eagles' cornerback in the Lincoln Financial Field tunnel after Sunday's practice was treated to a long discourse on disrespect and toughness, prompted by a question... Read more

ESPN's Polian on Chipper's biggest challenges

Friday, August 9, 2013, 12:36 PM
I was on a conference call with ESPN analyst and former NFL general manager Bill Polian Friday morning. I asked him about the biggest challenges facing a college-to-NFL coach like Chip Kelly. Also asked him for his thoughts on the Eagles’ up-tempo offense. On the biggest challenges facing Kelly: “The... Read more

Eagles chat with Paul Domowitch, 11 a.m.

Friday, August 9, 2013, 4:38 AM
Join the Daily News' Paul Domowitch as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat. The chat is scheduled to start at 11 a.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE. DN Members-only: Download our exclusive ebook on what we can learn from Chip Kelly's first training camp as coach of the Eagles. Get the... Read more

Vick starts 1st game, Foles gets next

Thursday, August 8, 2013, 1:17 PM
Michael Vick will start the preseason opener against New England Friday, Chip Kelly said after the conclusion of three days of practices with the Patriots at NovaCare. As was predicted, explained and expounded upon in the Thursday Daily News, Vick getting the first series of reps apparently means... Read more

Vermeil: It's not up to me, but I'd pick Vick

Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 2:58 PM
If Dick Vermeil were coaching the Eagles, he’d go with Michael Vick at quarterback. Of course, Vermeil is 76 now and he isn’t coaching the Eagles, hasn’t in three decades. But he was watching Chip Kelly’s training camp practice with the Patriots Wednesday, and it was an obvious... Read more

Friday chat and mailbag

Wednesday, August 7, 2013, 10:07 AM
I’ll be doing an Eagles/NFL chat on Friday at 11. In addition, I’ll be posting answers to your mailbag questions at noon on I can’t guarantee I’ll get to every question on the chat. But if you e-mail me a question today or tomorrow at pdomo@aol... Read more

Cooper: I want to prove myself by actions

Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 4:31 PM
Riley Cooper returned to practice Tuesday, as the Eagles worked out with the New England Patriots at NovaCare. Cooper was among the standouts, catching at least three long passes over New England defenders, after missing the previous three days of workouts while seeking unspecified counseling. Last... Read more

The Patriots - and Cooper - have landed

Tuesday, August 6, 2013, 12:34 PM
Some quick highlights of Bill Belichick's prepractice presser today. The Eagles, including just-returned wideout Riley Cooper, are facing the Pats in a joint practice at NovaCare: *Belichick said the practices provide a "great opportunity" to see something different amid the monotony of training camp... Read more

Barkley finds competition more theory than practice

Sunday, August 4, 2013, 4:23 PM
So far, this has not been the wide-open competition for the starting quarterback position Matt Barkley might have yearned to see. Michael Vick and Nick Foles are splitting the first-team reps. Barkley gets snaps with deep reserves, ala Dennis Dixon and G.J. Kinne. That’s hardly a shock; Barkley... Read more
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