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Archive: August, 2013

A confident Michael Vick: 'I fell in love with the game again'

Thursday, August 15, 2013, 11:59 PM
Michael Vick, after another strong outing in the preseason, one that many will say gives him the decided edge in the Eagles quarterback competition, said that Chip Kelly has helped him regain the confidence that he lost after last season. “When things don’t go well and when everybody’s... Read more

Phillip Hunt becomes fourth Eagle to tear ACL

Thursday, August 15, 2013, 4:54 PM
Linebacker Phillip Hunt underwent surgery to repair the partially torn anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee, the Eagles said Thursday. Hunt became the fourth Eagles player to suffer an ACL injury this training camp, joining wide receiver Jeremy Maclin, receiver Arrelious Benn and linebacker... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Defensive linemen

Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 12:20 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

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 2:53 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at 11 a.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to follow along and ask questions. Read more

Eagles acquire WR Jeff Maehl, trade Nate Menkin

Monday, August 12, 2013, 5:25 PM
The Eagles continued tapping the Chip Kelly pipeline by acquiring wide receiver Jeff Maehl from the Houston Texans on Monday, trading reserve offensive lineman Nate Menkin. Maehl played for Kelly at Oregon, where he starred for the Ducks. In his senior season, he finished with 77 catches for 1,076... Read more

Earl Wolff plays with the 1st team over Nate Allen, but there has not been a promotion or demotion

Monday, August 12, 2013, 5:10 PM
Earl Wolff lined up with the first-team defense in place of Nate Allen on Monday, but this apparently was not a promotion for Wolff and a demotion for Allen -- even if it seemed like it was exactly that. "We're in a rotation in the training camp practices, so the rotation of the secondary because... Read more

Cary Williams returns to practice; Eagles sign long snapper

Sunday, August 11, 2013, 12:37 PM
Cornerback Cary Williams was among the injured Eagles to return to practice on Sunday. Williams has missed most of training camp with a hamstring injury. Running back LeSean McCoy (knee) was also back in action, as was defensive tackle Antonio Dixon (hamstring). Sunday's practice at Lincoln Financial... Read more

Cary Williams: Teams don't fear Eagles defense; Scrimmage with Patriots would have been handled differently by Ravens

Sunday, August 11, 2013, 3:32 PM
Cary Williams said that he wants to bring the nasty back to the Eagles and that the scrimmages with the Patriots last week would have been handled differently if he were still in Baltimore playing with the Ravens. "No question," the Eagles cornerback back. "They came in there talking. They had a lot... Read more

Five Eagles non-starters to watch in preseason opener vs. Patriots

Friday, August 9, 2013, 1:56 PM
You know to the quarterbacks. Lane Johnson will intrigue almost every Eagles fan. The transition to standup outside linebacker for Brandon Graham and Trent Cole will continue to receive coverage. And if you’re not watching the starting secondary tonight, then make sure you do. But the game will... Read more

Jon Dorenbos leaves game with a concussion

Saturday, August 10, 2013, 12:35 AM
Long snapper Jon Dorenbos left Friday's 31-22 preseason loss to the New England Patriots with a concussion. Brent Celek was the backup long snapper, but without Dorenbos, the Eagles went for a fourth down and a two-point conversion that they would not normally have done. "We haven't had Brent take... Read more
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