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Archive: October, 2011

Asante talks "fantasy," other Inky awards

Monday, October 31, 2011, 1:19 AM
Every week we put together our Inky Awards to note the best, worst, odds and ends of each Eagles game. Here are the Inky's for the Eagles 34-7 win over the Cowboys: Best Player: We’re just going to retire this award, or rename it the Shady until further notice. LeSean McCoy was once again the... Read more

Lewis in car accident, Brown to return kicks

Sunday, October 30, 2011, 7:07 PM
Dion Lewis was in a car accident this morning, but was not seriously injured and was at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday night, the Eagles said. The Eagles running back was shook up, however, so the team decided to not dress him for the game against the Cowboys. With Lewis out Ronnie Brown will return... Read more

Graham won't play Sunday

Saturday, October 29, 2011, 3:25 PM
Defensive end Brandon Graham won't be activated this week, according to an Eagles source. The team had until 4 p.m. if they wanted to put Graham on the 53-man roster and make him eligible for Sunday's game, but they will not do so. Graham remains on the Physically Unable to Perform list. He went through... Read more

Eagles-Cowboys predictions

Friday, October 28, 2011, 8:50 AM
JEFF MCLANE Record, 3-3 The Eagles have obvious momentum coming into Sunday night's big game against Dallas at the Linc. They stopped a four-game skid by beating the Washington Redskins, 20-13, two weeks ago and did so by eliminating some of the problems that plagued them during their losing streak... Read more

DeSean differs from Asante on business

Thursday, October 27, 2011, 2:08 PM
Their situations are different, but DeSean Jackson and Asante Samuel have taken near opposite approaches to the business side of being a professional football player. Samuel, upset that his name was mentioned in trade rumors last week, blasted the Eagles front office on Wednesday. Jackson, who held... Read more

DeSean Jackson says Rob Ryan's comments were "uncalled for"

Thursday, October 27, 2011, 1:22 PM
Michael Vick, who had choice words for Rob Ryan in training camp after the Dallas defensive coordinator took a shot at the "all-hype" Eagles, took the high road on Wednesday when Dallas-area reporters rehashed Ryan's August comments. But DeSean Jackson said Thursday that Ryan's words were "uncalled... Read more

Eagles-Cowboys: temperature gauge

Thursday, October 27, 2011, 11:37 AM
Every week we take a look at who's hot (5) and who's not (1) heading into Sunday's game. We'll have our full preview in the Inquirer and here online Sunday, but here's a glimpse of some of the players to watch: Eagles Mike Vick – 3 – Unremarked upon during the Eagles start has been Vick’s... Read more

Reid: Cole, Peters "good to go"

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 1:06 PM
The Eagles should have defensive end Trent Cole and left tackle Jason Peters back on the field Sunday when they face the Cowboys, Andy Reid said Wednesday. The coach said both should be "good to go." Peters' return means Todd Herremans will return to right tackle and Winston Justice will go back... Read more

Must-win for Eagles

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 7:49 PM
Video: The Eagles will have several key members back for Sunday's showdown with the Cowboys. The Inquirer's Jonathan Tamari and Jeff McLane report from the NovaCare Complex. Read more

Samuel rips Eagles, then steps back

Wednesday, October 26, 2011, 3:55 PM
UPDATE: The Eagles discussed "significant" trade offers for their cornerbacks, but decided against dealing any, coach Andy Reid said in a statement issued by the Eagles press office Wednesday night. The statement, included below, attempts to tamp out a fire Asante Samuel started earlier this afternoon... Read more
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