Sunday, December 21, 2014

Eagles-Redskins II: What Did We Learn?

Sunday, December 21, 2014, 11:00 AM
LANDOVER, Md. – It didn’t seem possible with the hapless Redskins riding a six-game losing streak, but the Eagles coughed up their third straight loss, dropping to 9-6 and virtually out of the playoffs. Three weeks ago, they looked like a postseason lock and possibly a team that could have... Read more

Jaylen Watkins active, Brandon Graham to start

Saturday, December 20, 2014, 3:15 PM
Brandon Graham will start at outside linebacker and Jaylen Watkins is active in place of Trent Cole, who is out Saturday against the Washington Redskins because of a broken hand. Graham has not started this season. Watkins has played three games this season. The Eagles' other inactives are QB Nick... Read more

The Inquirer’s Eagles-Redskins II Predictions

Friday, December 19, 2014, 9:25 AM
Eagles-Redskins predictions from The Inquirer’s beat reporters: Should the Eagles be as concerned about Robert Griffin III as Chip Kelly and some of the players made it seem? Jeff McLane: If Griffin gets out of the pocket and has room then the Eagles should be concerned. I was at the Meadowlands... Read more

Early Birds: Eagles-Redskins fight rematch; Matt Barkley's development; LeSean McCoy's impression of DeSean Jackson

Thursday, December 18, 2014, 9:38 AM
1) In the first game between the Eagles and Washington, there were six personal fouls and two ejections. From a shoving match with DeSean Jackson on the first drive to a late scuffle that sent Jason Peters to the locker room, the Eagles’ win is remembered for its intensity that afternoon. Players... Read more

Eagles chat with Mike Sielski

Thursday, December 18, 2014, 3:53 AM
Join the Inquirer's Mike Sielski as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Thursday at 1 p.m. Read more

Trent Cole undergoing surgery on broken hand, out Saturday vs. Washington

Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 12:12 PM
Trent Cole is undergoing surgery on his fractured left hand and will be out for Saturday's game against the Washington Redskins, coach Chip Kelly said. Kelly did not know if Cole can return for Week 17. Cole is getting a "plate" inserted in his hand. Brandon Graham will start in Cole's place. “BG... Read more

Early Birds: Chris Polk's touchdowns; issue with replacing CBs; Bryan Braman on defense

Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 9:00 AM
1) Chris Polk scored two touchdowns on Sunday, and he has now scored on six of 50 career carries. Of those six touchdowns, five have been from 10 yards on in. “I know my role: short-yardage, goal line,” Polk said. “Run in there full speed and fall forward.” The coaches are... Read more

Bill Davis: Marcus Smith back at OLB, 'jury's still out' on where Smith will play long-term

Tuesday, December 16, 2014, 11:57 AM
Marcus Smith is back at outside linebacker this week because of Trent Cole's broken hand, and defensive coordinator Bill Davis said the "jury's still out" on where the first-round pick will play long-term. Davis admitted Smith's development has been stunted by the move inside. Cole could be out this... Read more

Early Birds: Coin toss decisions; opening kickoff gaffe; turnovers/penalties

Tuesday, December 16, 2014, 9:00 AM
1) The Eagles won the coin toss before Sunday’s 38-27 loss to the Dallas Cowboys and elected to receive. Of course, they never actually received – Dallas recovered the short kickoff. But it’s interesting to see what Chip Kelly decides to do if the Eagles win the toss, because he... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, December 16, 2014, 3:42 AM
Join Zach Berman of the Inquirer as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at 10:15 a.m. Read more
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