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Archive: October, 2012

Delay Suggests Make-or-Break for Vick

Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 10:43 AM
Andy Reid let it be known Wednesday that Michael Vick will start Monday night in New Orleans. The fact that Reid needed three days after Sunday's devastating loss to the Falcons to announce his quarterbacking decision tells us it was not an easy, automatic one. Reid won't speak about his thought process... Read more

DeSean Doesn't Dismiss QB Change

Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 12:29 PM
Eagles wideout DeSean Jackson appeared on the NFL Network's "NFL AM" show Tuesday. Jackson was asked several questions about quarterback Michael Vick, and he didn't exactly rally to Vick's cause. Asked about the possibility of change, Jackson said: "We are too good of a team to be on a three-game... Read more

Domo's Eagles-Falcons Day-After Dissection

Monday, October 29, 2012, 4:31 PM
Surveying the wreckage of Sunday’s 30-17 loss to the Falcons: If Andy Reid decides to bench Michael Vick this week, it will be because of his quarterback’s decision-making more than anything else. Vick’s passing numbers weren’t all that bad Sunday. He completed 60 percent... Read more

Deflated Andy, Dispirited Vick

Monday, October 29, 2012, 11:46 AM
Not much to do today other than try to find a secure spot for my recycling bins, and think about what happened to the Eagles yesterday. I'm most fascinated by the postgame scene. When Andy Reid trundled into the interview room, I was struck by how deflated he looked. Almost literally. Not making a... Read more

Johnson, Watkins Inactive

Sunday, October 28, 2012, 11:35 AM
No surprises among the Eagles' inactives. Punt returner/wideout Damaris Johnson is sitting out for the second game in a row, even though special teams coordinator Bobby April said Thursday he does not blame Johnson for the Birds' poor return results. Also inactive are third quarterback Trent Edwards... Read more

Birds' Kelly Says He's Ready

Friday, October 26, 2012, 1:45 PM
Eagles right guard Danny Watkins did not practice Friday and is listed as doubtful for Sunday's encounter with the Atlanta Falcons. Rookie Dennis Kelly is expected to make his first NFL start in Watkins' spot. "It's exciting," Kelly said. "At the same time, you want Danny to be healthy and to be all... Read more

Eagles look to knock off 6-0 Falcons

Friday, October 26, 2012, 11:12 AM
The Daily News' Les Bowen talks with CineSport's Justin Schackil about the Eagles as they come off their bye week. For their first task back, the Birds face a challenge, taking on the 6-0 Atlanta Falcons with new defensive coordinator Todd Bowles. Can Bowles adjust in time? Watch and find out. Read more

Eagles chat with Paul Domowitch

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 8:43 PM
Join the Daily News' Paul Domowitch as he takes your questions about all things Eagles at noon on Friday. If you're on a mobile device, click HERE to follow along and post questions. Read more

Live chat: Football picks with Vegas Vic

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 8:40 PM
Vegas Vic drops by to talk about this weekend's football action in a live chat, beginning Friday at 2 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

What We're Watching in Eagles-Falcons Game

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:32 PM
Run, Shady, Run: Yeah, yeah, I know. Andy likes to throw the ball and the Eagles haven’t been all that effective running it lately. And the re-insertion of King Dunlap at left tackle probably won’t help that. McCoy has averaged just 2.5 yards per carry the last two games. But the thing... Read more
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