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Archive: September, 2008

UH, OH, IT'S AN AFC PLAYOFF TEAM

Thursday, September 18, 2008, 4:22 PM
Assuming that the Pittsburgh Steelers are going to be an AFC playoff team this season -- it would be foolish to assume they're not going to be -- this is a chance for the Eagles to end a streak that has endured during coach Andy Reid's tenure as the head coach. The Eagles have lost 14 straight games... Read more

DAWK TALK

Wednesday, September 17, 2008, 1:27 PM
It was a speech that any presidential candidate could have been proud of. Asked repeatedly about the Eagles' pass coverage in general and his own pass coverage in particular during the Eagles' 41-37 loss to the Dallas Cowboys Monday night, veteran safety Brian Dawkins defended himself extremely well... Read more

WEEK 2 UP-DOWN DRILL

Tuesday, September 16, 2008, 9:33 PM
Time for Week 2 of the Up-Down drill. T.O. gets to represent the up for a second straight week and gloat, while DeSean Jackson represents the down and the goat. DONOVAN MCNABB The Eagles' quarterback didn't finish strong, but his team had a chance in a shootout because he's back at the top of his... Read more

REGGIE BROWN OUT

Monday, September 15, 2008, 1:14 PM
Eagles wide receiver Reggie Brown will sit out again tonight against the Dallas Cowboys, a team source confirmed. Brown, out since suffering a strained left hamstring in the second preseason game against Carolina, had practiced Friday and coach Andy Reid seemed encouraged by the fourth-year receiver's... Read more

NO SMOKING ON THE AIRPLANE

Sunday, September 14, 2008, 5:16 PM
An extra ticket might be available for tonight's game because a passenger on US Airways Flight 1273 this afternoon couldn't control his nicotine urge. The passenger, an Eagles fan flying from Philadelphia International to Dallas-Fort Worth, disregarded the pre-flight warning about smoking and lit up... Read more

T.O.: '08 COWBOYS MORE TALENTED THAN '04 EAGLES

Thursday, September 11, 2008, 1:39 PM
Asked to compare the 2008 Dallas Cowboys to the 2004 Philadelphia Eagles, Terrell Owens bascially said there was no comparison. The former Eagles receiver said during a conference call with Philadelpia reporters today that this Cowboys team is "way more talented." Owens may be right. This... Read more

DON'T WORRY ABOUT THE CAP

Thursday, September 11, 2008, 8:59 AM
Advice to my good friend Whitey: Stop getting these people all riled up for no good reason. The Eagles are playing the Cowboys Monday night and that's all the excitement they need right now. Whitey, just so you know, is columnist Rich Hofmann from my second favorite newspaper in the city, and he... Read more

ROMO SHOWS RESPECT

Wednesday, September 10, 2008, 7:36 PM
Girlfriend Jessica Simpson may be forecasting a butt kicking by the Cowboys Monday night, but Dallas quarterback Tony Romo had nothing but respect for the Eagles’ defense during an interview with reporters today. “I think their scheme definitely creates situations for them to win more... Read more

YOKO ROMO PREDICTS BUTT KICKING

Tuesday, September 9, 2008, 7:41 PM
It's one thing for Adam "Pacman" Jones to talk some trash about the Eagles' lopsided victory over the St. Louis Rams in the season opener, but now the girlfriend of the Dallas Cowboys' quarterback is in on the act. During an appearance on Good Morning America this morning, Jessica Simpson... Read more

THE UP-DOWN DRILL, COMPLIMENTS OF T.O.

Monday, September 8, 2008, 2:51 PM
An executive decision was made to cut the Up-Down Drill out of the day-after coverage, but when you have a blog you can do almost anything you want. So the Up-Down Drill lives and the ups and the downs this season will have new, more entertaining graphics and be posted after I've watched the video... Read more
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