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Archive: September, 2011

Video: Time to pay Jackson

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 1:29 PM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov asks the Inquirer's Jeff McLane about DeSean Jackson's performance, and areas the Eagles need to improve after their win over the Rams. Read more

Eagles chat with Jonathan Tamari

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 11:55 PM
Join The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari for his weekly chat about all the latest Eagles news at 2 p.m. Wednesday. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

Reid talks run D, and other notes

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 6:32 PM
Before we turn our attention to Week 2, I thought I’d drop a few scattered notes and nuggets that didn’t make it into our stories, including items on Todd Herremans, Jason Kelce, Brian Rolle and first impressions from Week 1. First, the run defense. Coach Andy Reid elaborated on the Eagles... Read more

Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Tuesday, September 13, 2011, 5:48 AM
Join The Inquirer's Jeff McLane at noon today for his weekly chat about all the latest Eagles news. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and post questions. Read more

Weight lifted off Watkins' shoulders

Monday, September 12, 2011, 2:46 PM
It happens quickly in the NFL: One moment you're the starter, the next you're not even dressing and may not dress for weeks, if at all. That's Danny Watkins' tale. The Eagles top draft pick was the starting right guard a little over a week ago. Now he's on the bench and wasn't even active in the opener... Read more

Vick "excited" to return to Atlanta

Monday, September 12, 2011, 11:45 AM
With one week and one win in the books, Michael Vick's thoughts have turned to the place where his career first rose and fell as the Eagles look ahead to a game in Atlanta Sunday night. "I thought about it this morning when I woke up," Vick said Monday at the Eagles NovaCare Complex. "I’m excited... Read more

Live from St. Louis: Red zone D is OK

Sunday, September 11, 2011, 2:48 PM
The Eagles had historically one of the worst red zone defenses last season. So how did new defensive coordinator Juan Castillo's unit hold up on Sunday? Pretty good, all things considered, although there was only a small sample. The Rams didn't drive inside the 20 until late in the third quarter when... Read more

Live from St. Louis: Rams hands are helping Eagles

Sunday, September 11, 2011, 2:16 PM
Dion Lewis later took a second quarter kickoff back from roughly six yards deep and got stopped at his own 13. Andy Reid had a little chat with the rookie after that. *** The Rams' hands are helping the Eagles a lot. Sam Bradford fumbled from deep in Eagles territory, allowing Juqua Parker to scoop... Read more

Live from St. Louis: Rams exploit defensive gaps

Sunday, September 11, 2011, 1:29 PM
After Dion Lewis ran the opening kickoff back from six yards deep, the Eagles put Riley Cooper back with him for their second return. Cooper looked like he was ready to tackle the rookie to stop him from returning this one. Lewis took a knee. *** The Rams exploited the middle of the Eagles defense... Read more

Live from St. Louis: Good block by Kelce

Sunday, September 11, 2011, 1:20 PM
Jason Kelce showed early on what the Eagles like in him. On a third and one on the first drive of the game, LeSean McCoy took a direct snap and followed blocks by Kelce and Evan Mathis, who each pulled to get out in front of the back. Kelce blocked a linebacker in space, opening room for Shady. *** Ex-Eagle... Read more
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