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Archive: August, 2012

Who Makes The Cut: Wide receiver / Tight end

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 12:32 PM
The Eagles will encounter tough decisions when determining their 53-man roster. During the next two weeks, The Inquirer's Eagles beat writers will try our best to predict who stays and who goes. The NFL deadline for teams to trim rosters from 90 to 80 is Aug. 27. Final cuts are due by Aug. 31. Here’s... Read more

Could Vick miss the opener?

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 10:57 AM
Michael Vick isn't out of the woods just yet. While an x-ray of his ribs following Monday night's preseason game against the Patriots came back negative, the Eagles quarterback will undergo an MRI and a CT scan this morning to see if there is damage other than a fracture. "He got a good shot there... Read more

Eagles in the a.m. -- Aug. 21

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 8:15 AM
On the morning after the Eagles' 27-17 win over the Patriots, let's dig through the rubble... QUESTION OF THE DAY How many games will Michael Vick play this season? Answer and discuss in the comment section. FROM THE INQUIRER - Two preseason games, two X-rays for Michael Vick, writes Jeff McLane: But... Read more

DeSean: Media 'twisting my words up'

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 3:29 PM
DeSean Jackson was not happy with the categorization of comments he made to ESPN about his effort last season. The Eagles wide receiver wrote on Twitter that the "Media love twisting my ... words up .. An they always wondering why I don't wanna talk 2 [them]. .. That ... is un - professional." (And... Read more

Who Makes the Cut: Running Backs

Monday, August 20, 2012, 10:11 AM
The Eagles will encounter tough decisions when determining their 53-man roster. During the next two weeks, The Inquirer's Eagles beat writers will try our best to predict the players that stay and players that go. The NFL deadline for teams to trim rosters from 90 to 75 is Aug. 27. Final cuts are due... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Monday, August 20, 2012, 9:46 PM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, starting Monday at 3 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Reid and Jenkins go at it on sideline

Monday, August 20, 2012, 9:03 PM
FOXBORO, Mass. -- Andy Reid uncharacteristically got into a verbal back and forth with one of his players when he jawed with Cullen Jenkins on the sideline during the second quarter of tonight's preseason game against the Patriots. The argument was caught by ESPN cameras. Reid said something to Jenkins... Read more

Vick X-ray on ribs negative

Monday, August 20, 2012, 8:35 PM
FOXBORO, Mass. -- Michael Vick left tonight's preseason game against the Patriots after he was hit by Patriots linebacker Jermaine Cunningham. He went to the locker room to have his ribs X-rayed, but the exam was negative, according to the Eagles. Vick has missed three games in each of the last two... Read more

Eagles in the a.m. -- Aug. 20

Monday, August 20, 2012, 7:08 AM
After a long wait, it's a gameday. The Eagles play the Patriots on Monday Night Football. Let's get to the morning roundup... QUESTION OF THE DAY Which unit are you more interested in watching tonight: The offense or defense, and why? Answer and discuss in the comment section below. Onto the links: FROM... Read more

No Brady against the Birds

Monday, August 20, 2012, 5:47 PM
FOXBORO, Mass. -- Patriots quarterback Tom Brady will reportedly not play in tonight's preseason game, an unfortunate turn for an Eagles defense looking for a stiff test after a lackluster performance in the preseason opener ten days ago. Brady and a number of other New England starters will get the... Read more
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