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Archive: June, 2011

Haynesworth and the Eagles

Thursday, June 16, 2011, 11:24 AM
A report from Yahoo! sports yesterday said Eagles coaches have interest in Plaxico Burress and Albert Haynesworth. We wrote a brief picking up that piece of news for today's paper and online because we figured it would be of interest, but didn't write much more because any moves for those players,... Read more

Reid talks Dawkins, LB, his mustache and sandwiches

Wednesday, June 15, 2011, 2:19 PM
Andy Reid shared some thoughts about the decision to let Brian Dawkins walk away and his plans at linebacker and tight end next season as he took questions from readers here on Wednesday afternoon. In several instances, Reid did not say much about on-field issues, free agency or the NFL... Read more

Optimism spreads on possible NFL deal

Tuesday, June 14, 2011, 12:02 PM
Optimism about the end of the NFL lockout is spreading. Multiple reports in recent days have said the “secret” meetings between owners and players have laid the ground work for a deal within the next several weeks – possibly by the end of June or early July, which would leave time... Read more

Dungy talks Burress, Eagles

Monday, June 13, 2011, 2:47 PM
Tony Dungy, who advised Michael Vick after he left prison, is taking on a similar role for Plaxico Burress, but he raised some doubts today about the possibility of the two joining up in Philadelphia. Dungy, appearing with Burress at an event in New York today, was asked about the rumors (mostly coming... Read more

Live Eagles chat with Jonathan Tamari

Monday, June 13, 2011, 10:35 PM
Join The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari for a live chat about all the latest offseason Eagles and NFL news at 1 p.m. Tuesday. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and send in questions. Read more

Nowitzki, Reid and championships

Monday, June 13, 2011, 3:27 PM
He just walked off? No celebratory hugs with his teammates? No handshake for his defeated opponents? Dirk Nowitzki, as the clock ticked down on his career-defining moment, just left? I was more stunned by Nowitzki’s reaction to winning last night than I was by the Mavericks dusting the Heat... Read more

Eagles coaches wave off lockout concerns

Friday, June 10, 2011, 12:27 PM
One of the great contrasts between professional athletes and the reporters who cover them is our approach to the negative, or what coaches might call “challenges.” Reporters are trained to look for cracks in the rosy facades presented by the politicians, business leaders and teams we cover... Read more

Eagles chat with Andy Reid, June 15

Thursday, June 9, 2011, 7:12 PM
Eagles coach Andy Reid dropped by for a live chat moderated by The Inquirer's Jeff McLane on Wednesday. Click on the transcript below to find out how he answered questions from Eagles fans. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to read the transcript! Read more

Eagles build playground in Kensington

Thursday, June 9, 2011, 4:49 PM
Looking back at Wednesday, it was one of the busier days for Eagles news since the draft -- Michael Vick, Andy Reid and Jeffrey Lurie all met with reporters -- and we at the Inquirer caught up with Nate Allen on his rehab. Unfortunately, somewhat lost in the mix was the Eagles big annual charity event... Read more

Vick, Lurie, Reid talk Plax, lockout, training camp

Wednesday, June 8, 2011, 1:58 PM
In the locked out NFL world, today counts as a busy day for the Eagles. Michael Vick talked about welcoming Plaxico Burress and plans for more team work outs, Andy Reid talked Plax and training camp, and even owner Jeffrey Lurie weighed in on the column-filling rumor that is a 6-5 free agent receiver... Read more
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