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Archive: December, 2012

Help Wanted: Leaders

Monday, December 31, 2012, 3:29 PM
Everybody has an opinion on what the Eagles need to become a playoff contender again. So does Jason Kelce. "I think we’re in desperate need of leadership on both sides of the ball," the Eagles center said Monday as the players cleaned out their lockers at the NovaCare complex just before owner... Read more

Lurie's List: Looks for Leader, Not Gimmicks

Monday, December 31, 2012, 2:44 PM
Eagles chairman Jeffrey Lurie denied a report Monday that he had already scheduled an interview with Atlanta Falcons offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter, but Lurie said he has a definite list of people he wants to talk to about coaching the Eagles. Lurie said he is looking for a strong leader, rather... Read more

McCoy: It's Obvious Some Guys Didn't Buy In

Monday, December 31, 2012, 12:46 PM
Andy Reid got the word of his dismissal from Eagles chairman Jeffrey Lurie sometime between 8:30 and 9 a.m. Monday, an Eagles spokesman said, then addressed the team in the NovaCare auditorium at 10 am. At 10:45, there was a staff sendoff for Reid in the cafeteria, where Lurie spoke and gave Reid a... Read more

Lurie Makes Reid's Ouster Official

Monday, December 31, 2012, 10:14 AM
The Eagles announced Monday morning that Andy Reid's 14-year tenure as the team's coach has ended. Team chariman Jeffrey Lurie will speak to reporters at noon at NovaCare. "Andy Reid won the most games of any head coach in Eagles history, and he is someone I respect greatly and will remain friends... Read more

Watkins Inactive Again for Season Finale

Sunday, December 30, 2012, 11:36 AM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The Eagles decided not to activate 2011 first-round draft pick Danny Watkins once again Sunday, in the season finale against the Giants. Watkins lost his starting job to veteran Jake Scott last month, and for the final two games, he was not among the subs activated for the... Read more

Vick: would love to come back -- as starter

Friday, December 28, 2012, 1:41 PM
Michael Vick said Friday he would love to come back to the Eagles next season, but he sees himself as a starter. That presumably means Vick would not be interested in a job backing up and mentoring Nick Foles. "Of course you'd like to come back and play," said Vick, who also said "I've never been... Read more

Video: End of an era for Eagles?

Friday, December 28, 2012, 12:18 PM
Can Michael Vick flip the switch and be ready to play after missing the last six games? CineSport's Tara Petrolino and the Daily News' Les Bowen discuss this & the end of the Andy Reid era. Read more

Eagles chat with Paul Domowitch

Friday, December 28, 2012, 4:04 AM
Join the Daily News' Paul Domowitch as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, scheduled for Friday at noon. On a mobile device? Click HERE. Read more

Football picks with Vegas Vic

Friday, December 28, 2012, 4:04 AM
Join Vegas Vic as he takes your questions and gives his predictions on the weekend's biggest football games. The chat is scheduled to begin at 2 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE. Read more

Marty: Foles 'tough man' with great strengths

Thursday, December 27, 2012, 1:12 PM
It's unlikely that Marty Mornhinweg will continue to be entrusted with the development of Nick Foles beyond this week, but the Eagles' offensive coordinator made it clear Thursday he feels the rookie quarterback has promise. "You have to give him great credit" for throwing for 188 yards in the second... Read more
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