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Archive: January, 2011

Eagles talking with Washburn for DL job

Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 9:43 PM
The Eagles are talking to long-time Titans assistant Jim Washburn about their defensive line coach vacancy, league sources confirmed. The story was first reported by Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean. None other than Titans coach Jeff Fisher confirmed it for him. "We are in the middle of it and going back... Read more

Is Trgovac an Eagles DC candidate?

Tuesday, January 18, 2011, 5:00 PM
With Jim Mora all but signed in Denver -- although you have to wonder what's taking so long -- and with Dick Jauron reportedly in Cleveland interviewing with the Browns, the pool of available defensive coordinators for the Eagles to snatch up seems to be dwindling. But one hot name keeps resurfacing... Read more

Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Monday, January 17, 2011, 10:45 PM
The Inquirer's Jeff McLane takes your questions about all the latest Eagles news in his weekly chat at 1 p.m. today. If you're on a mobile device, click here to follow along and share your comments. Download our NEW iPhone/Android app for even more Birds coverage, including app-exclusive videos... Read more

Who will be McDermott's replacement?

Monday, January 17, 2011, 5:49 PM
Video: CineSport's Josh Thomson asks the Inquirer's Jeff McLane about Defensive Coordinator Sean McDermott's firing as Eagles and who will take the reins. Read more

Report: McDermott named Panthers DC

Monday, January 17, 2011, 4:40 PM
Less than a week after the Eagles fired him, Sean McDermott was named the Panthers defensive coordinator, a league source confirmed. McDermott will work under former colleague Ron Rivera, who was recently named Carolina's head coach. McDermott and Rivera were assistants together with the Eagles. The... Read more

Was DeSean's year an elite one?

Monday, January 17, 2011, 4:28 PM
Before the Eagles fire anyone else let’s take a look at another huge decision they’ll soon face: how to treat DeSean Jackson and what is sure to be a demand for a sizable contract. We went over the scenario a few days ago in our look back at 2010 and look ahead to 2011. To sum up: right... Read more

Mora among three candidates to replace McDermott

Sunday, January 16, 2011, 12:59 PM
Jim Mora has emerged as a "serious" candidate to fill the Eagles' vacant defensive coordinator position, according to a source close to the situation. The former Falcons and Seahawks coach joins Eagles senior assistant Dick Jauron and former Cardinals defensive coordinator Billy Davis as the three... Read more

Eagles fire DL coach Segrest

Sunday, January 16, 2011, 6:38 PM
And another one bites the dust. A day after the Eagles confirmed that defensive coordinator Sean McDermott had been fired, the team let defensive line coach Rory Segrest go, a team source said. Segrest had been the defensive line coach for the last two seasons, and before that he was the Eagles'... Read more

Eagles fire McDermott

Saturday, January 15, 2011, 6:05 PM
After two seasons as defensive coordinator, the Eagles have fired Sean McDermott, the team confirmed. A replacement has not yet been named, according to an Eagles source. McDermott's firing comes just five days after head coach Andy Reid said that McDermott would be back next season. The 36-year-old's... Read more

Looking back at the Eagles, and ahead

Friday, January 14, 2011, 1:13 PM
So much of our sports coverage is about looking forward, even moments after the game we just spent days – or weeks – building up. It’s like opening your presents Christmas morning and by noon putting them aside and drawing up a wish list for next year. So before we get too deep into... Read more
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