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Archive: December, 2012

Eagles make it official: Andy Reid era over

Monday, December 31, 2012, 10:50 AM
It’s official. The Andy Reid era is over. The Eagles announced today on their Web site that Reid, after 14 seasons, was relieved of his job. The Inquirer and several other media outlets reported on Sunday, shortly after the Eagles ended a 4-12 season with a 42-7 loss to the New York Giants... Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: Dec. 31

Monday, December 31, 2012, 9:13 AM
FROM THE MONDAY INQUIRER - Andy Reid will be fired, reports Jeff McLane. - The story chronicling the Eagles' 42-7 loss to the Giants and Reid's last day. - It was "toughest" year of Reid's career, writes McLane. - The Eagles quit on Andy Reid, writes Bob Ford. - It's time for the Eagles to clean... Read more

Video: Andy Reid era ends after 14 years

Monday, December 31, 2012, 5:52 PM
Coming off a 4-12 season, Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie fired Andy Reid after 14 seasons with the team. The Inquirer's Zach Berman reports on Monday after Lurie's press conference. Read more

Eagles in the a.m.: Eagles at Giants

Sunday, December 30, 2012, 12:04 PM
FROM THE SUNDAY INQUIRER - Eagles players look at when, and how, the season went awry. - Looking for insight on the next head coach? Look at Howie Roseman's agent, writes Jeff McLane. - Bill Lyon reflects on the Andy Reid era. - Jeffrey Lurie's thoughts on Howie Roseman will be evident in what... Read more

Danny Watkins inactive for second consecutive week

Sunday, December 30, 2012, 11:47 AM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Danny Watkins continues to be a healthy scratch and will not play Sunday against the New York Giants. Fletcher Cox and Mychal Kendricks are both out with concussions, meaning Derek Landri will stark at defensive tackle and Akeem Jordan will start linebacker. Chris Polk continues... Read more

Eagles Routed by Giants in Season Finale

Sunday, December 30, 2012, 7:09 PM
Michael Vick & the Eagles couldn't find any offense in a 42-7 loss to the New York Giants. Philadelphia finished the season a disappointing 4-12. The Philadelphia Inquirer's Zach Berman reports. Read more

Sources: Andy Reid will no longer coach the Eagles

Sunday, December 30, 2012, 7:00 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Andy Reid was told on Friday that he would no longer be the Eagles head coach as of Monday, a source close to Reid and another source close to the situation said on Sunday. There have been several other reports that Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie told Reid that he was out in Philadelphia... Read more

Andy Reid: 'I want to coach'

Friday, December 28, 2012, 1:52 PM
Andy Reid reiterated he wants to coach next season, two days before what will likely be his final game coaching the Eagles. "I want to coach," Reid said. Reid said he has not spoken to Jeffrey Lurie this week about the future. Reid will self-scout during the offseason. He has maintained the support... Read more

Jeremy Maclin returns to practice

Friday, December 28, 2012, 12:07 PM
By ZACH BERMAN Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin returned to practice on Friday after missing Thursday's practice. Maclin tweaked his knee on his Wednesday, but his return is a finale that he'll likely play in the season finale against the New York Giants. The same cannot be said for linebacker... Read more

Eagles-Giants II Predictions

Friday, December 28, 2012, 11:30 AM
JEFF MCLANE Record, 7-8. Week 17: Before the season I wrote the following about the Eagles’ chances in 2012: “I see a 9-7 record at best. That’s better than 8-8 – the low bar Jeffrey Lurie set for Andy Reid– but it’s not a “substantial improvement.”... Read more
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