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Archive: August, 2011

ESPN, race and the Vick debate

Thursday, August 25, 2011, 4:00 PM
There’s something reporters on this site figured out pretty early last football season: if you write a story with “Vick” in the headline, you’ll get a ton of readers. Part of that is because Vick is quarterback of the hometown football team. It’s the most important position... Read more

Who makes the cut: RBs

Wednesday, August 24, 2011, 11:22 AM
Our eight-day look at who makes the Eagles’ 53-man roster continues today with a look at the backfield. There isn’t as much change here as at other positions – the starting lineup should be the same as last season, though the Eagles may have found a keeper in the draft. First cuts... Read more

Quake stuns Eagles locker room

Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 2:38 PM
Strange scene in the Eagles locker room as the earthquake that rumbled up the East Coast hit. Several people in the room thought they were getting light-headed, until someone noticed the lights above the locker room swaying. Reporters were mingling with players, some mid-interview. Jason Babin,... Read more

Patterson: I'm ready to go

Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 2:27 PM
Defensive tackle Mike Patterson said he's "ready to go" Thursday night and has no hesitation about playing his first game since his seizure Aug. 3. "My body feels good and I really feel fine physically and mentally so I’m ready to go," Patterson said. "I've been talking to doctors, they tell... Read more

Who Makes the Cut: OL

Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 11:12 AM
Our eight-day look at who makes the Eagles’ 53-man roster continues today with a look at the offensive line (Here’s the Day 1 look at defensive end). This position may be the most interesting position when it comes to who stays and who goes because new offensive line coach Howard Mudd... Read more

Eagles chat with Jonathan Tamari

Tuesday, August 23, 2011, 10:35 PM
Join The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari for a live chat about all the latest Eagles preseason news Wednesday afternoon at 2 p.m. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

VY stands by "Dream Team" comment

Monday, August 22, 2011, 12:55 PM
Vince Young said that his "Dream Team" comment, which many within the media and some players and coaches from other teams have emphasized in the weeks after the Eagles went on a free agent signing spree, was taken out of context. But the quarterback didn't exactly back away from the statement either... Read more

Who makes the cut: DE

Monday, August 22, 2011, 10:39 AM
The cuts are coming. Many of the 90-plus faces we’ve seen in Eagles uniforms over the past month will soon be on their way out of Philadelphia as Andy Reid begins paring down his roster to the 53 players he hopes can finally deliver a championship. We know the Eagles love to pass and gear up... Read more

Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Monday, August 22, 2011, 10:16 PM
Join The Inquirer's Jeff McLane for a live chat about all the latest Eagles preseason news Monday at 2 p.m. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

Allen and Page splitting safety reps

Monday, August 22, 2011, 5:13 PM
Safety Nate Allen said that he and Jarrad Page, who the Eagles acquired a few weeks ago, are exchanging repetitions with the first team defense. Allen did not have a strong outing in the Eagles' preseason loss at Pittsburgh on Thursday. He said after the game that his knee was still sore. He ruptured... Read more
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