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Archive: August, 2010

Mornhinweg: "not much good there" against Cincinnati

Monday, August 23, 2010, 1:12 PM
Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg had this to say about his offense's performance Friday against Cincinnati: "Last week, there was not much good there." Ouch. Tough assessment this morning of an offense that has not scored a touchdown in three quarters of preseason play, though... Read more

Who makes the roster: Running back

Monday, August 23, 2010, 9:29 AM
With eight days remaining until the first roster cuts -- when the Eagles pare down their roster from 80 to 75 -- your friendly neighborhood Birds’ Eye View is taking a closer look each day at who’s in, who’s not and who’s on the bubble. Today we start with ... RUNNING BACK Early... Read more

Video: The Eagles' red zone woes

Monday, August 23, 2010, 8:03 PM
The Inquirer's Jeff McLane takes a look at why Kevin Kolb and the Eagles' offense have struggled in the red zone through the first two preseason games. Read more

Reid: Herremans "full go;" Andrews needs to get better

Sunday, August 22, 2010, 2:36 PM
The Eagles held a light practice Sunday morning that was closed, but coach Andy Reid revealed afterward that guard Todd Herremans is "full-go" and will play Friday at the Chiefs in the third preseason game. One more from the good news department: center Jamaal Jackson was able to participate... Read more

Eagles-Bengals: A closer look

Sunday, August 22, 2010, 8:55 AM
While the Eagles’ first preseason game was far from perfect, many came away pleased with the team’s effort against the far-from-perfect Jaguars. Game 2 against a better Bengals team was expected to be a different story and it was. The Eagles’ first team offense – at least on... Read more

Kolb: "We need to do better"

Saturday, August 21, 2010, 12:27 AM
CINCINNATI -- Preseason game No. 2 for Kevin Kolb was a lot like the first. The Eagles quarterback was able to move the offense up and down the field and look poised in doing so, but when it came to the red zone it was more of the same ineptitude. All the blame, of course, can't be pinned on Kolb... Read more

Shawn Andrews signs with Giants

Friday, August 20, 2010, 11:18 AM
Eagles fans may see Shawn Andrews some this year after all. The former Pro Bowler signed with the Giants. Mike Garofolo, Giants beat writer for the Star-Ledger, has more. Read more

Five things to watch on Friday

Friday, August 20, 2010, 11:15 AM
The Eagles should get a better test tonight (or maybe just a little preseason quiz) when their starters play a full half and face the Bengals, who should be better than the Jaguars team that came to Philadelphia last week. I wrote a full story on the upcoming game in today’s Inquirer, but for... Read more

Quick hit thoughts on the Eagles' first half

Friday, August 20, 2010, 10:13 PM
Some very, very quick thoughts on the Eagles' first half against the Bengals: The offensive line had a tougher time out against the Bengals. Kevin Kolb was hit twice on the Eagles' first series and the first team running backs found little running room. LeSean McCoy had nowhere to run on a third and... Read more

Eagles chat with Jonathan Tamari

Friday, August 20, 2010, 8:29 AM
Jonathan Tamari of the Inquirer will answer your questions from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in today's Eagles chat. Read more
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