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Archive: August, 2009

Injuries, Injuries, Injuries

Sunday, August 9, 2009, 12:10 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Andy Reid said he's not worried about his team's recent spate of injuries. What else would you expect Big Red to stay? So we'll say it for him, the rash of injuries suffered by the Eagles through the first two weeks of training camp certainly isn't the type of start that a team "with... Read more

Live Eagles chat

Sunday, August 9, 2009, 7:40 PM
Join Jeff McLane for a live Eagles chat Monday at 1 p.m. Read more

Ingram suffers torn ACL

Saturday, August 8, 2009, 11:23 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- For the second straight year, tight end Cornelius Ingram's season is over before it started. The Eagles' fifth-round pick from the University of Florida suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee during a goal-line drill Tuesday. The extent of the injury was revealed... Read more

Jim Johnson: "A great man"

Friday, August 7, 2009, 5:07 PM
They stayed after almost everyone left, swapping stories about the grizzled, old coach they came to love and came to Lincoln Financial Field today to memorialize. Former Eagles Ike Reese, Hugh Douglas and N.D. Kalu were just a few of the approximately 300 that traveled near and far to remember Jim... Read more

Camp competition

Thursday, August 6, 2009, 12:26 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Sometimes when you hear that two players are competing for a starting job, the competition isn't all that intense or real. Center Jamaal Jackson, for example, had the upperhand on Hank Fraley three years ago from the start of training camp and that never changed through the entire... Read more

Lurie retires No. 20 -- sort of

Wednesday, August 5, 2009, 12:51 PM
Jeffrey Lurie said this morning that as long as he is the owner of the Eagles that no other player will be issued the No. 20 jersey worn by former safety Brian Dawkins. The only other player he has ever made such a comment about was the late Reggie White, whose No. 92 was retired the same year the... Read more

Parker back at practice

Wednesday, August 5, 2009, 4:53 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Juqua Parker returned to practice for the first time since he was arrested by Lower Saucon Township police early this morning for possession of a small amount of marijuana. The Eagles defensive end declined to comment after the afternoon practice here at training camp. He missed the... Read more

Maclin lands; Eagles sign two

Tuesday, August 4, 2009, 10:43 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Jeremy Maclin arrived at Philadelphia airport from St. Louis at 10:30 a.m. this morning. The Eagles top draft pick then drove an hour north landing at Lehigh in the early afternoon. He won't participate in this afternoon's special teams practice, but he will be available to the press... Read more

Maclin speaks

Tuesday, August 4, 2009, 3:49 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Jeremy Maclin spoke today for the first time since his nine-day holdout ended with the signing of his contract this afternoon. The rookie wide receiver arrived at Lehigh this afternoon and put his John Hancock on a five-year, $15.5 million contract. He wasn't ready for the afternoon... Read more

Source: Bradley has torn ACL

Monday, August 3, 2009, 12:20 PM
Eagles middle linebacker Stewart Bradley suffered a torn anterior cruciate ligament during last night's Flight Night! practice at Lincoln Financial Field, according to a source close to Bradley. The injury will more than likely shelve the third-year pro for the entire season. The team reported the... Read more
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