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Archive: October, 2011

DRC: "My effort could have been better"

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 2:37 PM
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie admitted that his effort Sunday in the Eagles' loss to the Bills could have been stronger, especially on a slant pass in which he appeared to shy away from tackling. "I was supposed to attack," Rodgers-Cromartie said Wednesday at the NovaCare Complex. "I was confused on... Read more

McLane: Eagles Trying To Stay Alive

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 4:33 PM
Video: Jeff McLane of the Inquirer reports from Eagles practice squashing rumors about acquiring Eric Mangini and discussing recent meetings between players. Read more

Vick on Reid: It's not his fault

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 4:11 PM
Michael Vick said that the Eagles' 1-4 was not the fault of Andy Reid despite wide-spread criticism the coach has faced both locally and from around the country. "We're going to fight for him every minute," Vick said. "It’s not Coach Reid's fault. Coach can’t go out and hold onto the ball... Read more

Coleman gets nod over Page

Wednesday, October 12, 2011, 3:57 PM
Kurt Coleman took the majority of first team repetitions at strong safety in place of Jarrad Page, who has struggled for much of the season. While no one will quite say it, Coleman will start Sunday at Washington. "I'll leave that for the coaches," Coleman said. "We'll see." Rookie Jaiquawn Jarrett... Read more

Video: Can the Eagles turn it around?

Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 12:46 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Jeff McLane identifies changes the Eagles must make in order to salvage their season. Read more

Eagles chat with Jonathan Tamari

Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 11:11 PM
Join The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari for his weekly chat about all the latest Eagles news, starting at 2 p.m. Wednesday. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Tuesday, October 11, 2011, 12:58 AM
Join the Inquirer's Jeff McLane as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at noon. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

New day, same answers from Reid

Monday, October 10, 2011, 12:58 PM
Facing a 1-4 record and a firestorm of criticism from local and national media, fans and -- most damagingly -- opposing players, Andy Reid had little new to offer today in the way of explaining how he plans to turn around a season nearly over after just five games. Reid said Juan Castillo would remain... Read more

Player of the game, other Inky awards

Monday, October 10, 2011, 7:59 AM
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Here is a look at some of the best and worst in Sunday's Eagles-Bills game that deserve special mention and our new award: the Inky. Inky for best player: Buffalo's Fred Jackson was a monster on Sunday. He ran 26 times for 111 yards and caught six passes for 85. That's 196... Read more

Parker, Tapp both active Sunday

Sunday, October 9, 2011, 11:46 AM
Defensive ends Darryl Tapp and Juqua Parker are both active for Sunday's game in Buffalo. Tapp (pectoral) hasn't played since week 1 but will start in place of the injured Trent Cole (calf). Parker was questionable heading into Sunday but has apparently recovered enough from a high ankle sprain to... Read more
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