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Archive: November, 2012

Eagles players also sensing the end for Andy Reid

Sunday, November 18, 2012, 8:14 PM
LANDOVER, Md. – It isn’t just the rest of the NFL world that is talking about the end of the Andy Reid era with the Eagles. The players are now starting to see the writing on the wall. Three veteran Eagles said that Sunday’s 31-6 loss to the Redskins was likely the final nail in... Read more

LeSean McCoy suffers concussion in Eagles loss

Sunday, November 18, 2012, 7:05 PM
LANDOVER, Md.— LeSean McCoy sustained a concussion in the waning minutes of the fourth quarter of the Eagles’ 31-6 loss to the Washington Redskins on Sunday. The Eagles trailed by 25 points after the two-minute warning when a running play was called for McCoy. After the game, coach Andy... Read more

Eagles-Redskins Up-Down Drill

Sunday, November 18, 2012, 6:25 PM
LANDOVER, Md. -- The lows and lows from the Eagles' 31-6 loss to the Redskins on Sunday: Jeffrey Lurie ↓ His off-season decisions to retain Andy Reid and give Howie Roseman more authority have backfired on him. Lurie will have to fire Reid now to pacify an angry fan base. It’ll be the... Read more

Jeff McLane's Eagles-Redskins scouting report

Saturday, November 17, 2012, 8:46 AM
This is it. This is really it. The 3-6 Eagles must win Sunday in Washington or their already minuscule chances of making the playoffs are cooked - which they probably are anyway. Since the NFL went to a 16-game schedule in 1978 no 3-7 team has made the playoffs. So while the Birds wouldn't officially... Read more

Vick still experiencing concussion symptoms; "Not even close to playing" this week

Friday, November 16, 2012, 2:13 PM
A "foggy" and "not very alert" Michael Vick still has symptoms from the concussion he suffered on Sunday and is still in Phase 1 of his recovery, Eagles head athletic trainer Rick Burkholder said Friday. Vick was officially ruled out for Sunday's game against the Redskins and rookie Nick Foles will... Read more

Vick still out with concussion; Foles to start at QB

Friday, November 16, 2012, 12:40 PM
As widely expected, Michael Vick won't play Sunday and rookie Nick Foles will get his first start at quarterback when the Eagles face the Redskins. Vick, still recovering from the concussion, was not at Friday's practice and has not practiced all week. Andy Reid will announce that Vick is out and... Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: Nov. 16

Friday, November 16, 2012, 10:06 AM
FROM THE INQUIRER - The Eagles will tailor their offense around Foles. - Bob Brookover warns fans not to develop false hope in Foles. - An update on Michael Vick, the special teams and the defense in this notebook. FROM BIRDS' EYE VIEW - Marty Mornhinweg doesn't think there's a problem with LeSean... Read more

Eagles vs. Redskins predictions

Friday, November 16, 2012, 9:39 AM
JEFF MCLANE Record, 3-6. Week 11: Unlike the Eagles, firing my defensive prognosticator has worked. I predicted a Birds loss the last two weeks and was correct. Logic would suggest I should keep picking against them until they show they can win, but I’m a glutton and see some hope in Washington... Read more

Marty Mornhinweg: 'I don't think there's a problem' with LeSean McCoy's carries

Thursday, November 15, 2012, 2:55 PM
Statistics can sometimes be deceiving. They can also be revealing. So the question posed to Eagles offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg was simple: What does he make out of the fact that the Eagles are 3-0 when LeSean McCoy gets at least 20 carries, and 0-6 when he gets fewer than 20 carries? "I... Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: Nov. 15

Thursday, November 15, 2012, 9:59 AM
FROM THE INQUIRER - Nick Foles is already making his presence felt as the Eagles quarterback, writes Jeff McLane. - The Eagles should stick with Nick Foles this season, writes Bob Ford. - More changes on the offensive line, among other notes. FROM BIRDS' EYE VIEW - Could Robert Griffin III have... Read more
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