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ILB Emmanuel Acho active; G Andrew Gardner starting over Matt Tobin

Thursday, November 27, 2014, 3:06 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas -- Emmanuel Acho is active for the Eagles in Thursday's game against the Dallas Cowboys. The inside linebacker was a limited participant in practice this week and was questionable for the game with a groin injury. Andrew Gardner will start at right guard over Matt Tobin for the second... Read more

The Inquirer’s Eagles-Cowboys picks

Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 6:13 PM
Eagles-Cowboys predictions from The Inquirer’s beat reporters: Who has the edge: the Eagles offense vs. the Cowboys defense or the Cowboys offense vs. the Eagles offense? Jeff McLane: It really is a toss-up, but I’m going with the Cowboys offense vs. the Eagles defense because of one... Read more

Riley Cooper calls his comments about Jeremy Maclin's contract a joke

Tuesday, November 25, 2014, 1:54 PM
Riley Cooper said he was "joking" when he commented Monday that Jeremy Maclin's contract situation was playing a role in his playing time, but Maclin did not find it funny. "That was not a very smart thing for Coop to say," said Maclin, who is on a one-year deal and recently split with his agent. Asked... Read more

Grading the Eagles: More good than bad with Sanchez; Cox continues to dominate

Monday, November 24, 2014, 6:51 PM
Grading the Eagles after their 43-24 win over the Titans (an abbreviated version in an abbreviated week): OFFENSE – B Quarterback – B Mark Sanchez played a solid game. He had about five throws he’d probably like to have back, but he completed 70 percent of the passes and moved... Read more

Riley Cooper talks about his decreasing playing time

Monday, November 24, 2014, 3:46 PM
Riley Cooper's snaps have been decreasing over the last six games. The Eagles wide receiver played 91 percent of snaps in the first five games and has played 76 percent in the last six. He played 58 of 87 snaps (67 percent) in the Eagles' 43-24 win over the Titans on Sunday. While it would appear... Read more

Eagles-Titans: What Did We Learn?

Monday, November 24, 2014, 12:50 PM
With the Cowboys game looming, let’s take another look back at the Eagles’ 43-24 win over the Titans and the implications it may have on Thanksgiving: 1. Eagles may just have to ride the Mark Sanchez experience out. He orchestrates the up-tempo offense with more flair and he moves in and... Read more

Andrew Gardner to start at right guard for the Eagles

Sunday, November 23, 2014, 11:33 AM
Matt Tobin is active, but Andrew Gardner will start over Tobin at right guard in Sunday's game against the Tennessee Titans. Tobin missed two practices leading up to the game while recovering from a concussion. The Eagles' inactives are quarterback Nick Foles, cornerback Roc Carmichael, defensive... Read more

The Inquirer’s Eagles-Titans predictions

Friday, November 21, 2014, 11:05 AM
Eagles-Titans predictions from The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters: The Titans are 2-8 and playing for draft positioning at this point. What are the main reasons the Eagles should not overlook Tennessee? Jeff McLane: Zach Mettenberger isn’t Aaron Rodgers. That, I think, we can all agree... Read more

Matt Tobin returns to practice, still not with the starting offensive line

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 12:38 PM
Right guard Matt Tobin returned to practice Thursday after missing two days with a concussion. However, Tobin did not line up with the first-team offense during the portion of practice open to reporters. Andrew Gardner remained with the starters. Kelly would not say who would start on Sunday. "It's... Read more

Chip Kelly discusses placing Earl Wolff on IR, signing Roc Carmichael, and Matt Tobin's concussion

Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 11:45 AM
Chip Kelly said he had a "long talk" with safety on Earl Wolff on Monday about Wolff's knee injury. Wolff then spoke with the team's medical staff and underwent an MRI. "It doesn’t seem like he’s healing from his injury, and they decided to shut him down," Kelly said. Kelly would not... Read more
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