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Archive: December, 2009

Reid: Everybody plays!

Monday, December 7, 2009, 3:42 PM
Although it is sure to change throughout the week, Andy Reid did not rule out any of his active players for Sunday night's tilt at the Giants -- not even Kevin Curtis. According to the Eagles coach, DeSean Jackson, Jason Peters, Akeem Jordan, Brian Westbrook and Curtis -- the oft-injured wide receiver... Read more

Time for some Vick ball

Sunday, December 6, 2009, 11:45 AM
The vendors outside the Georgia Dome this morning were selling more leftover merchandise from yesterday's Florida-Alabama SEC championship game this morning, but there was one t-shirt on sale that was affiliated with today's NFL game between the Eagles and Atlanta Falcons. Vick Ball. No idea how... Read more

Jackson and Jordan out

Friday, December 4, 2009, 12:05 PM
Wide receiver DeSean Jackson and linebacker Akeem Jordan will not play in Sunday's game at Atlanta, Eagles coach Andy Reid said today. Jackson and Jordan join running back Brian Westbrook (concussion) and wide receiver Kevin Curtis (knee) on the list of casualties that will not make the trip to Atlanta... Read more

Bunkley will play; Jordan still questionable

Thursday, December 3, 2009, 12:58 PM
Eagles defensive coordinator Sean McDermott said he expects to have defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley for Sunday's game against the Atlanta Falcons, but the status for linebacker Akeem Jordan remains unclear. Bunkley did not practice Wednesday after suffering a sprained ankle Sunday against Washington... Read more

Andrews had successful back surgery

Thursday, December 3, 2009, 5:09 PM
Eagles offensive lineman Shawn Andrews had successful surgery on his back, the team said today. According to Robert Watkins, the surgeon that performed the surgery in Southern California, Andrews underwent "a two-level microscopic lumbar discectomy. ... The prognosis is very good that he will... Read more

McNabb: Vick will get "standing ovation"

Wednesday, December 2, 2009, 2:16 PM
Michael Vick returns to Atlanta. Will the town burn? Donovan McNabb doesn't think so. "I believe he'll get a standing ovation," the Eagles quarterback said. Vick said that he thinks the reaction at the Georgia Dome, the stadium he once called home for seven seasons, will be split evenly... Read more

Celek signs six-year extension; Norwood likely to be signed from practice squad

Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 10:43 AM
Brent Celek promised that a few years from now he won't feel as though he's being underpaid. The Eagles' tight end signed a six-year contract extension today that a league source said was worth $4.8 million per year, including an $11 million signing bonus. The deal has incentives that could push the... Read more
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