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Archive: November, 2009

Westbrook back in Philadelphia; Brown and Peters practicing

Thursday, November 19, 2009, 2:47 PM
One day after his visit with concussion specialists in Pittsburgh, Eagles running back Brian Westbrook was back at the NovaCare Complex beginning his attempt to return to the football field this season. Westbrook was not on the practice field, but he was in the building and based on what he was told... Read more

Looks like Mays at MLB

Thursday, November 19, 2009, 4:03 PM
All signs are pointing to Joe Mays being the starting middle linebacker when the Eagles face the Bears Sunday night. He and several players said that he took most of the repetitions in the middle during practice today. "They're giving me some reps right now so they can give me a feel for the... Read more

Brown says good chance he'll play

Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 1:47 PM
UPDATE Cornerback Sheldon Brown was a limited participant in practice this afternoon and said there was "a good chance" he'll play Sunday night at Chicago despite a strained hamstring that forced him out of Sunday's loss at San Diego. Brown has played in 121 straight regular-season games... Read more

Doctors: Westbrook to make full recovery

Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 9:17 PM
Brian Westbrook will make a full recovery from his latest concussion, according to a pair of concussion specialists from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. The Eagles running back was examined at UPMC today, three days after he suffered his second concussion in 20 days, and came away with... Read more

Westbrook to visit Pittsburgh specialists

Tuesday, November 17, 2009, 4:44 PM
Brian Westbrook will visit with two concussion specialists tomorrow in Pittsburgh, according to the Eagles. Eagles head trainer Rick Burkhalter released a statement this afternoon: "The Eagles will first have Westbrook consult with neuropsychologist Mark R. Lovell, PhD," the statement read... Read more

Reid: Too early to decide on Westbrook

Monday, November 16, 2009, 12:12 PM
Eagles coach Andy Reid said that it was "too early" to decide if Brian Westbrook, who suffered his second concussion in three weeks yesterday, was done for the season. "The important thing is that we get him analyzed, tested and taken care of," Reid said. "And we'll go from... Read more

Peters is out; Herremans at LT

Sunday, November 15, 2009, 3:02 PM
Jason Peters is out for today's Eagles-Chargers game. Todd Herremans will replace Peters at left tackle, Nick Cole will slide over from right guard to left guard and Stacy Andrews will get the start at right guard. Herremans is making his first start at left tackle since the last game of his rookie... Read more

Peters doesn't practice again; says he's playing

Friday, November 13, 2009, 12:42 PM
Jason Peters, who has an ankle sprain, was held out of practice again today and is listed as questionable for Sunday's game at San Diego. The left tackle, however, said that he's playing. If can't, Todd Herremans said he'll replace Peters. The team had practiced a little with King Dunlap at left tackle... Read more

Peters not practicing; Westbrook back

Thursday, November 12, 2009, 2:23 PM
With the Eagles set to take off for San Diego in less than 26 hours, their starting left tackle has yet to practice this week. Jason Peters did not practice for the second straight day as he recovers from an ankle sprain. He was inside the practice bubble at the NovaCare complex today, but did not... Read more

Hanson tested positive for diurectic

Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 12:04 PM
UPDATE According to a statement from his attorney, Eagles cornerback Joselio Hanson was suspended by the NFL for testing positive for a diurectic. The statement by attorney David Cornwell said Hanson felt "bloated" after eating Chinese food before last year's NFC championship game against... Read more
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