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Archive: August, 2013

Who Makes the Roster: Running Backs

Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 10:31 AM
The Eagles need to get from 90 players to 53 on their roster by 6 p.m. Aug. 31. They’ll get to 75 by Aug. 27. Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman still have a lot of work left to do as they whittle their roster down. The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters will spend the next two weeks predicting... Read more

Michael Vick: 'It wasn't given to me'

Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 3:52 PM
When Michael Vick decided to restructure his deal and stay with the Eagles in February, he was not promised the starting job. His feeling on Tuesday, when coach Chip Kelly named him the starter, was more gratitude than relief. “I had to come back and work for everything,” Vick said. “It... Read more

Eagles aren't trading Nick Foles

Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 3:37 PM
The Eagles have no plans to trade Nick Foles even though Michael Vick was named the team's starting quarterback on Tuesday, an NFL source said. Foles was asked if he wanted to be traded with the opportunity to start, but he said that he wanted to remain with the Eagles. Considering Vick's injury... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, August 20, 2013, 3:06 AM
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 follow along and ask questions. Read more

Michael Vick dedicates Team Vick Field at Hunting Park

Monday, August 19, 2013, 2:00 PM
Chip Kelly has yet to name an Eagles starting quarterback, but the North Philadelphia neighborhood of Hunting Park can be excused for favoring Michael Vick over Nick Foles. Vick's foundation donated $200,000 to the $1.4 million revitalization project that built a new artificial turf field at Hunting... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Outside Linebackers

Monday, August 19, 2013, 3:13 PM
The Eagles need to get from 90 players to 53 on their roster by 6 p.m. Aug. 31. They’ll get to 75 by Aug. 27. Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman still have a lot of work left to do as they whittle their roster down. The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters will spend the next two weeks predicting... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Quarterbacks / Specialists

Friday, August 16, 2013, 2:13 PM
The Eagles need to get from 90 players to 53 on their roster by 6 p.m. Aug. 31. They’ll get to 75 by Aug. 27. Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman still have a lot of work left to do as they whittle their roster down. The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters will spend the next two weeks predicting... Read more

The reason behind the Eagles' defensive line rotation

Friday, August 16, 2013, 12:00 PM
Even when the first-team defense was on the field in the Eagles' 14-9 win over the Carolina Panthers on Thursday, the defensive line rotated. The starting unit of Fletcher Cox, Isaac Sopoaga, and Cedric Thornton came out. Clifton Geathers, Bennie Logan, and Damion Square entered the game. And they... Read more

Eagles-Panthers: What did we learn?

Friday, August 16, 2013, 12:57 AM
I’ll skip the obvious: Michael Vick was excellent for the second preseason game and has a decided edge on Nick Foles in the Eagles quarterback competition. There are already several Inquirer stories on this subject. So I’ll focus on the initial non-quarterback observations – through... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Offensive line

Thursday, August 15, 2013, 12:54 PM
The Eagles need to trim their roster to 53 players by 6 p.m. Aug. 31. They’ll go from 90 to 75 by Aug. 27. Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman still have a lot of work left to do as they whittle their roster down. The Inquirer’s Eagles beat reporters will spend the next two weeks predicting who... Read more
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