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Archive: September, 2012

Eagles sign Mat McBriar, release Chas Henry

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 2:26 PM
The Eagles made a change at punter on Tuesday, signing Mat McBriar to a two-year deal and releasing Chas Henry. McBriar, a two-time Pro Bowler, spent the preseason with the Eagles but did not beat Henry for the job while recovering from a football injury. Henry has struggled this season, and special... Read more

Video: Both Sides of Giants vs. Eagles

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 12:35 PM
Video: The New York Giants travel to Philadelphia to face the Eagles. CineSport's Noah Coslov turns to the Philadelphia Inquirer's Jeff McLane & the New York Post's Bart Hubbuch for their insight. Read more

Eagles in the a.m. -- Sept. 25

Tuesday, September 25, 2012, 8:18 AM
QUESTION OF THE DAY What do you think of the replacement officials after three weeks? Comment and discuss below. FROM THE INQUIRER - Andy Reid is endorsing Michael Vick -- for now. - Jeff McLane times all of Michael Vick's throws and shows that Bick is holding the ball too long. - Jeremy Maclin... Read more

Andy Reid sticking with Demetress Bell, Dallas Reynolds on offensive line

Monday, September 24, 2012, 2:55 PM
Andy Reid is sticking with left tackle Demetress Bell as long as King Dunlap is out and center Dallas Reynolds in place of Jason Kelce after a forgettable performance by the offensive line in a 27-6 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. When asked if Bell is still the starter at left tackle, Reid said yes... Read more

Reid endorses Vick, but says of QB change: "We'll evaluate it as we go"

Monday, September 24, 2012, 12:41 PM
With Michael Vick struggling and getting hit far too often, Eagles coach Andy Reid was asked if he would consider making a change at quarterback. "Right now, we're with Michael and that's what we're doing," Reid said Monday after the Eagles' 27-6 loss at Arizona. "We'll evaluate it as we go." It... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Monday, September 24, 2012, 10:29 PM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at noon. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Week 3 Playing Time Distribution

Monday, September 24, 2012, 9:43 AM
We spend all week trying to figure out what personnel groupings the Eagles will most frequently feature, and who is playing well and who isn't. Here's our weekly look at playing time: Offense Defense Special Teams E Mathis G 64 100% 2 7% T Herremans T 64 100% 2 7% D Reynolds G 64 100% 2 7% D Watkins... Read more

LeSean McCoy discusses limited carries

Monday, September 24, 2012, 9:28 AM
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Running back LeSean McCoy shook his head when asked about the Eagles' pass-run distribution after Sunday's 27-6 loss to the Arizona Cardinals. His answer was diplomatic, but his face gave the answer. McCoy carried the ball only 13 times. The reason cannot even be chalked up to playing... Read more

Eagles in the a.m. -- Sept. 24

Monday, September 24, 2012, 9:23 AM
FROM THE INQUIRER - There was much blame to go around after the Eagles' 27-6 loss to Arizona, with the biggest play a Michael Vick fumble at the end of the first half. - Kevin Kolb got the better of old teammate Michael Vick, Jeff McLane writes. - Many of Andy Reid's issues were apparent on Sunday... Read more

Eagles-Cardinals rewind: Vick's fumble, Bell/Reynolds shaky, more

Monday, September 24, 2012, 4:18 PM
Here are some observations and notes after re-watching the Eagles' 27-6 loss to the Cardinals on Sunday: ON SECOND THOUGHT There has been a lot of assessing of blame for Michael Vick’s fumble just before the half. But the simple fact is that the quarterback has to be responsible for picking... Read more
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