Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Archive: September, 2013

Eagles defensive front gives them hope against Manning

Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 8:33 AM
Chip Kelly was asked how important it was for the Eagles to generate a pass rush against Peyton Manning. "Not that important," Kelly joked. "I mean, we actually didn't even think of that." As funny as Kelly may have thought he was being, stopping the Broncos quarterback won't be a laughing matter... Read more

Peyton Manning on quick turnaround: 'We have to handle it'

Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 4:25 PM
Two days after Peyton Manning sounded peeved that the Eagles had 10 days between games and the Broncos had six, Manning was less outspoken about the plight on a Wednesday conference call with Philadelphia-area reporters. "It’s the way it is," Manning said. "We have to handle it. We have to adjust... Read more

Kelly praises Peyton Manning as Eagles prepare for Broncos

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 1:25 PM
Chip Kelly watched the Denver Broncos' 37-21 win on Monday night. He watched the Broncos again on Tuesday morning. It wasn't hard to deduce that No. 18 is pretty good. Kelly had high praise for Manning, saying he and Tom Brady are the two best quarterbacks he's ever seen against the blitz. "We were... Read more

Video: Eagles-Broncos breakdown from Jeff McLane

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 11:08 AM
In the Edge Pro Football Beat, the Philadelphia Inquirer's Jeff McLane and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss what's a realistic expectation to have for the Eagles defense, plus time of possession. More Eagles covereage: Roseman doesn't expect quick fix Film breakdown: Why did Kelly's offense slow... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 12:16 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning at 10 a.m. on Tuesday. On a mobile device? Click HERE to follow along and post questions. Read more

Why did Chip Kelly slow down his up-tempo offense?

Monday, September 23, 2013, 7:00 PM
Trailing 16-6 midway through the third quarter, the Eagles were threatening to score when they advanced inside the Chiefs' red zone. The Birds had Kansas City's stout defense on its heels after an illegal contact penalty gave them first down and ten at the 18-yard line. But rather than maintain the... Read more

Patrick Chung has a shoulder contusion, expected to play next week

Friday, September 20, 2013, 2:38 PM
The only notable injury for the Eagles is safety Patrick Chung, who has a shoulder contusion. Chung wore a sling on Friday, but he's expected to be able to practice on Tuesday. Also on the injury front, quarterback Michael Vick (ankles) and running back LeSean McCoy (ankle) are both "fine," according... Read more

Video: Kelly believes Vick will get better

Friday, September 20, 2013, 10:57 PM
Chip Kelly spoke to the media Friday after the Eagles 26-16 loss to Andy Reid's Chiefs. Zach Berman of the Inquirer has more from NovaCare. Read more

McLane's Game Review: Grading the Eagles vs. Chiefs

Friday, September 20, 2013, 8:41 PM
Position-by-position grading of the Eagles following their 26-16 loss to the Chiefs on Thursday night: OFFENSE Quarterback – Grade: C- After two above average outings in the first two games in which he did not toss an interception, Michael Vick regressed and played like he often did last season... Read more

Eagles-Chiefs: What did we learn?

Friday, September 20, 2013, 2:33 AM
It didn’t take long for Chip Kelly to suffer the second NFL loss of his career – four days to be exact. While Sunday’s loss could be pinned mostly on the shoulders of the defense, Thursday night’s 26-16 defeat to the Chiefs was mostly on Kelly’s offense and a mistake-filled... Read more
About this blog
Birds' Eye View is the Inquirer's blog covering all things Philadelphia Eagles and the NFL.

Jeff McLane Inquirer Staff Writer
Zach Berman Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
Stay Connected