Monday, November 30, 2015

Eagles-Saints: What Did We Learn?

Monday, October 12, 2015, 11:29 AM
The Eagles staved off possible postseason elimination with a 39-17 drubbing of the Saints on Sunday and moved to 2-3 this season. They’re only a game behind the 3-2 New York Giants (albeit with two divisional losses) in the NFC East and get to host the Eli Mannings on Monday night. Here’s... Read more

Eagles LB Marcus Smith is active vs. Saints

Sunday, October 11, 2015, 11:36 AM
Marcus Smith is active for the Eagles in Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints. It's the second time this season that the 2014 first-round pick will play in a game. He has been inactive for three games. Smith is expected to provide depth to the outside linebackers. Left tackle Jason Peters... Read more

Early Birds: Eagles-Saints predictions

Friday, October 9, 2015, 7:53 AM
1. How will the Eagles offense do? Jeff McLane: As much as the Eagles need to get their run game going, they shouldn’t wait almost two quarters before attacking the Saints’ pass defense. That’s how long it took before Sam Bradford attempted a pass beyond 20 yards last week against... Read more

Kiko Alonso: Knee injury was not ACL, just a 'cleaning'

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 4:01 PM
Kiko Alonso said Thursday that his anterior cruciate ligament was not injured in Week 3, and he called his knee injury a “cleaning.” Alonso, in his first public comments since the injury, said he does not have a timetable for his return. “Sooner, the better,” he said. Alonso... Read more

Pick 6 with Eagles CB Nolan Carroll

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:34 PM
In this episode of Pick 6, the Inquirer's Jeff McLane sits down with Eagles CB Nolan Carroll to discuss Nolan's injury history, his favorite player growing up and his collection of cars. Read more

Jason Peters returns to practice

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:03 PM
Jason Peters did not leave any room for interpretation or question about his status for the Eagles game on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. "I'm playing," Peters said Thursday. Peters, the Eagles' Pro Bowl left tackle, made the declaration after he was a full participant in practice. He suffered... Read more

Early Birds: Drew Brees calls Darren Sproles "epitome of what you want in a teammate"; Why Jordan Matthews studied Marques Colston; Terrell Owens story to be told

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 8:20 AM
1) Chip Kelly gushed about Darren Sproles last week, explaining why Sproles is the “best practice player” he’s ever been around. But Kelly might not even be the biggest Sproles admirer at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday. That could be Drew Brees – Sproles’ former quarterback... Read more

Early Birds: Bill Davis' message to defense; Low sack numbers; Lane Johnson's 40

Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 9:20 AM
1) When Bill Davis met with his defense Tuesday morning, his message was clear. Even after the defense allowed Washington to go 90 yards on 15 plays during a game-winning drive, Davis wants his defense in that exact situation again this season. “I hope the next 12 games come down to that same... Read more

Early Birds: The Eagles' vertical passing game; Locker room leadership; Injuries on defensive line

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 8:54 AM
1) The Eagles showed more of a willingness to throw the ball deep against Washington. They say it was because of the matchup, but it seemed to change the entire passing game. Sam Bradford completed four passes of more than 20 yards in the air on Sunday; he did not have a single one in the first three... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 2:22 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Read more
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