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Archive: August, 2010

Camp Wrap: reasons for optimism, worry on defense

Thursday, August 19, 2010, 10:59 AM
The Eagles are out of Lehigh, giving us a chance to look back at what training camp stories amounted to real news and what was just noise that will soon be forgotten. Of course, any camp recap comes with the disclaimer that we can’t draw firm conclusions based solely on practices and a single... Read more

Bye-bye, Lehigh; Dunking Vick

Wednesday, August 18, 2010, 11:13 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- "Bye-bye, Lehigh." Those were the parting words from Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson as he and several other teammates darted off the field following the final training camp practice at Lehigh. After a long camp -- one of the longest of coach Andy Reid's tenure --... Read more

Samuel, Bell questionable for Friday

Wednesday, August 18, 2010, 8:35 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Cornerback Asante Samuel and running back Mike Bell are questionable for Friday's preseason game at Cincinnati, Eagles coach Andy Reid said this morning following the last training camp practice at Lehigh. Samuel left Tuesday morning's practice complaining of a hamstring injury.... Read more

Live Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Wednesday, August 18, 2010, 5:01 AM
The <i>Inquirer</i>'s Jeff McLane takes your questions about the Eagles in a live chat at 1 p.m. Read more

Camp Wrap: reasons for optimism, worry on offense

Wednesday, August 18, 2010, 3:11 PM
The Eagles are out of Lehigh, giving us a chance to look back at what we've seen and what clues training camp has given us about how the regular season might play out. Of course, any camp recap comes with the disclaimer that we can’t draw firm conclusions based solely on practices and a single... Read more

UPDATED: Samuel leaves practice; injury not considered serious Hobbs out with illness

Tuesday, August 17, 2010, 11:51 AM
UPDATED: Asante Samuel left the Tuesday morning practice early on the last day of two-a-days. He walked off under his own power. The team said he had tweaked his left hamstring. Leaving the locker room Samuel told reporters only, "I'm getting too old for this." His injury, though, is not... Read more

McCoy has quad contusion; Eagles sign Scirrotto

Monday, August 16, 2010, 8:45 AM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- Running back LeSean McCoy missed practice with a quadriceps contusion, the Eagles said. The severity of the injury is unknown at this time but it does not appear to be serious. A contusion, in layman's terms, is a bruise, and McCoy probably received one of those dings that many NFL... Read more

Avant's streak over (maybe), plus other morning practice notes

Sunday, August 15, 2010, 12:31 PM
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -- It finally happened: a pass touched Jason Avant's hands and ended up on the grass here at Lehigh. It was a short throw over the middle from Kevin Kolb. Avant got two hands to it, but cornerback Joselio Hanson poked it loose. Most reporters thought it was a drop -- and the end of... Read more

J. Jackson, Herremans back; Bell carted off field again

Sunday, August 15, 2010, 8:55 AM
Center Jamaal Jackson and guard Todd Herremans were activated from the Physically Unable to Perform List Sunday and returned for the non-contact portion of practice. Andy Reid was evasive, however, about when either player would make a full return from injury. The Eagles coach also would not commit... Read more

Eagles-Jaguars rewind

Sunday, August 15, 2010, 3:26 PM
Perhaps the best result to come out of Friday's game was that the Eagles suffered no significant injuries (sorry, Antoine Harris). After watching the playback of the Jaguars' game, however, there were some positives to emerge from the Eagles' first preseason game. Naturally, there were also some uh-oh... Read more
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