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Archive: December, 2011

Vick proud of DeSean

Friday, December 30, 2011, 2:23 PM
Mike Vick and DeSean Jackson exchanged a brief hand shake at the quarterback's locker Friday as Jackson left for the day. He may have completed his last practice as an Eagle, though Vick hopes to see the dynamic wide receiver again next season. "We were just out at practice and you could just see... Read more

Eagles-Redskins picks

Friday, December 30, 2011, 12:57 PM
JEFF MCLANE Record, 5-10. If Andy Reid deserves to get fired for finishing with an 8-8 or 7-9 record then I guess I should be stripped of my prognostication responsibilities. Or maybe next season I should stop posting my record each week. (Note to self: Do this!) That being said, I feel as if I’ve... Read more

Word on the Birds: Pride

Friday, December 30, 2011, 12:35 PM
Video: The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari catches up with Eagles center Jason Kelce to discuss his rookie season and is joined by philly.com's Sheil Kapadia to talk about the play of the offensive line. Read more

McCoy to go after rushing title

Thursday, December 29, 2011, 2:33 PM
LeSean McCoy was at Thursday's practice and should be eligible to play Sunday in the season finale against the Redskins. McCoy missed Wednesday's practice with a slight ankle sprain but was back out there at running back a day later. He was listed as a limited participant in the practice report. McCoy... Read more

What free agents will the Eagles bring back?

Thursday, December 29, 2011, 11:44 AM
Of the 58 players the Eagles have under contract -- excluding practice squad members -- 12 are playing in the final year of their deals. While the majority are signed at least through 2012, suggesting that the core of the team will stay intact for next season, there are few under-contract players... Read more

Jarrett, DRC likely to start

Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 1:04 PM
The Eagles might get a glimpse of their secondary of the future Sunday with Jaiquawn Jarrett slated to start for Kurt Coleman and Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie looking likely to start in place of Asante Samuel. Coach Andy Reid said it would be a "stretch" for Samuel to play Sunday, saying the corner... Read more

Coleman to IR; Jarrett to start

Wednesday, December 28, 2011, 10:59 AM
Eagles safety Kurt Coleman was placed on injured reserve with a biceps injury thus ending his season. With Coleman sidelined, Jaiquawn Jarrett will make his second start of the season. The rookie started at strong safety against the Cardinals on Nov. 17 with Nate Allen out. Jarrett, who jumped in... Read more

Video: Steve Spagnuolo to Eagles?

Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 12:24 PM
Video: Speculation has started that Steve Spagnuolo could become the new defensive coordinator for the Eagles. The Inquirer's Jeff McLane and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss the possibility. Read more

McCoy, Peters, Babin going to Pro Bowl

Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 7:04 PM
Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, tackle Jason Peters and defensive end Jason Babin were voted into the Pro Bowl, the team announced this evening. The full rosters were announced by the NFL on its Network at 7 p.m. All three Eagles will start at their respective positions. Defensive tackle Cullen... Read more

Why Spagnuolo makes sense

Tuesday, December 27, 2011, 4:53 PM
There’s still a game left in the season – albeit a meaningless one – but it’s apparently “all but certain” that Juan Castillo is out as the Eagles defensive coordinator and Rams coach Steve Spagnuolo will return to Philadelphia and take over for Castillo. At least... Read more
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