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Archive: November, 2009

Matt Ryan out for Sunday

Monday, November 30, 2009, 3:42 PM
Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan has been ruled out for Sunday's Eagles game, coach Mike Smith said today during his day-after news conference. The Penn Charter product suffered a toe injury in Atlanta's win over Tampa Bay yesterday. Chris Redman, a seven-year pro, is the backup quarterback. Back with... Read more

Vick back to Atlanta; Injury updates

Monday, November 30, 2009, 3:00 PM
With a trip back to Atlanta in store for this weekend, Michael Vick will be on the road for the next two days speaking out against dogfighting. The Eagles quarterback is in his hometown of Newport News, Va. today to address students at Huntington Middle School. He'll be in Newark, N.J. tomorrow afternoon... Read more

Stacy Andrews inactive -- again; Samuel and Trotter to go

Sunday, November 29, 2009, 11:40 AM
For the second straight game guard Stacy Andrews is a healthy scratch for the Eagles. Andrews started just two games ago, but is inactive once again. Cornerback Asante Samuel (neck) and linebacker Jeremiah Trotter (knee) were not on the Eagles' inactive list released just moments ago. Both were questionable... Read more

Jordan out; Samuel and Trotter questionable

Friday, November 27, 2009, 12:40 PM
Linebacker Akeem Jordan is out and cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Jeremiah Trotter are questionable for Sunday's game against the Redskins, Eagles coach Andy Reid said. Reid sounded confident that Samuel and Trotter would be able to play, however. Trotter is expected to split downs with Joe... Read more

Samuel and Jordan not practicing

Thursday, November 26, 2009, 10:49 AM
Cornerback Asante Samuel and linebacker Akeem Jordan were not practicing again for the Eagles today. The pair missed yesterday's practice and have to be considered long shots to play Sunday against the Redskins. Samuel is trying to come back from a neck strain that he suffered last game against the... Read more

McNabb on the Hall of Fame

Wednesday, November 25, 2009, 1:22 PM
Andy Reid started it, the columnists and sports talkers continued it and, well, I'm going to keep it going: Is Donovan McNabb a Hall of Fame quarterback right now? I asked the Eagles quarterback -- who turned 33 today -- that very question at his news conference. The question was prefaced with the... Read more

Justice signs four-year deal; Eagles sign cornerback Pope

Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 10:33 AM
Eagles offensive tackle Winston Justice signed a four-year contract extension today and the team also signed cornerback Geoffrey Pope off the Cincinnati Bengals' practice squad. A league source told ESPN.com that the deal is worth $18.15 million, including a $6 million signing bonus. To make room... Read more

Reid: Samuel feels fine

Monday, November 23, 2009, 12:49 PM
The stinger Asante Samuel suffered in last night's win over Chicago turned out to not be serious, after all, and the Eagles cornerback is feeling fine, according to coach Andy Reid. Samuel has had several stingers this season. He's bounced back from each, but last night he left the game and did not... Read more

Stacy Andrews a scratch for Bears game

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 7:05 PM
CHICAGO -- Eagles guard Stacy Andrews will not dress for tonight's Bears game. Andrews wasn't listed on the team's injury report coming into the game, although he has been slowed by off-season knee surgery. This will be the first game in which the Eagles' prized off-season, free agent acquisition has... Read more

Reid: Sheldon Brown questionable; Westbrook out for next three weeks

Friday, November 20, 2009, 1:58 PM
The Eagles listed Sheldon Brown as questionable for Sunday night's game at Chicago, but the cornerback sounded fairly positive that he'll be able to continue his consecutive games-played streak. "I have two days and the good thing about it is it's Sunday night, so I have all day to rehab, too... Read more
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