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Archive: September, 2009

Trotter: Nervous as heck about workout

Thursday, September 24, 2009, 5:53 PM
The Eagles confirmed that they worked out former linebacker Jeremiah Trotter today at the NovaCare Complex. Trotter last played two seasons ago for Tampa Bay. “I felt really good,” Trotter said on 610-WIP. “I’ve been training and working out. The indication I got from everybody... Read more

Vick: Superman will return

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 1:11 PM
Michael Vick is back. "Superman," he said, is not -- at least yet. "I'm still going to be aggressive," said Vick, who is eligible to play Sunday after serving a two-game suspension. "Nothing is going to change about me on the field. I'm still going to be that same player --... Read more

Norwood on Eagles practice squad

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 11:12 AM
The Eagles announced today that they have added former Penn State wide receiver Jordan Norwood to its practice squad. Norwood replaces Danny Amendola, who was picked up by the Rams. Norwood was with the Browns through most of the preseason and was released earlier this month. He didn't have a catch... Read more

Curtis limited in practice

Wednesday, September 23, 2009, 4:33 PM
Kevin Curtis was not a full participant in today's Eagles practice. The wide receiver was among several players to be listed on the injury report released after practice. Curtis has a knee injury that has been bothering him over the last few weeks. Apparently, it has gotten worse. Through two games... Read more

Penn State's Norwood working out for Eagles; Amendola signs with Rams

Tuesday, September 22, 2009, 1:29 PM
Jordan Norwood tweeted today that he's off to Philadelphia and he could soon be a member of the Eagles' practice squad. The exact tweet from the former Penn State receiver: To Philadelphia for me!!! Praising God for the opportunity. We shall see how it goes. The reason the Eagles have a vacancy on... Read more

Andy likes his Wildcat

Monday, September 21, 2009, 1:25 PM
Andy Reid loves the Wildcat, loves his Wildcat and won't let anyone take it away from him. The Eagles coach held his day-after press conference today -- this one coming after the an embarrassing 48-22 loss to the Saints -- and Reid was very defensive about his use of the Wildcat. "Let me help... Read more

McNabb updates condition

Monday, September 21, 2009, 5:14 PM
Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb gave an update on his condition this afternoon through the team's media relations department, but could not say if he thought he'd be ready to play Sunday against Kansas City. He, of course, sat out Sunday's loss to New Orleans with a fractured rib. "I wish I... Read more

Kolb the day after

Monday, September 21, 2009, 3:19 PM
Eagles quarterback Kevin Kolb was still down but ready for another chance the day after his first NFL start resulted in some big numbers -- 391 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions -- and a lopsided loss to the New Orleans Saints. "It hacks you off that there's this negative attitude... Read more

Eagles-Saints observations

Sunday, September 20, 2009, 1:52 PM
Observations from the Eagles-Saints game: FOURTH QUARTER -- Reggie Bush runs 19 yards for a touchdown with 9:36 left. Saints, 41-20. Fans exit. Eagles will move to 1-1. THIRD QUARTER -- Mistakes, mistakes, mistakes. The Eagles have had plenty of them this game. You're not going to win many games... Read more

It's official: Kolb to start

Sunday, September 20, 2009, 11:29 AM
The worst-kept secret in sports history became official when the Eagles released their list of inactive players for today's home opener against the Saints. Quarterback Donovan McNabb is out, so that means Kevin Kolb will get his first career NFL start. Apparently, McNabb's fractured rib did not reach... Read more
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