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Archive: May, 2010

Te'o-Nesheim explains "ceiling" comment

Thursday, May 27, 2010, 2:24 PM
Daniel Te'o-Nesheim's introduction to Philadelphia was a peculiar one. Selected in the third round of April's draft, the new Eagles defensive end had a roomful of reporters bent over in laughter when he told them during a conference call what he was doing when he got the congratulatory call from the... Read more

Kolb's practice demeanor

Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 7:29 PM
It happens at least once a practice: Kevin Kolb will drop back to pass, go through his reads and fire a dyslexic incomplete pass. The Eagles quarterback will then smack the side of his thigh or shake his head or slap his hands together or mutter something out loud that clearly demonstrates his unhappiness... Read more

Live Eagles chat with Jeff McLane

Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 4:58 AM
The Inquirer's Jeff McLane takes your questions about the Eagles in a live chat at 2 p.m. Read more

Kafka draws praise

Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 3:22 PM
There’s at least one Eagle rooting for the Blackhawks in the Stanley Cup finals. Rookie quarterback Mike Kafka, a fourth round draft pick who went to high school in Chicago and attended college just north of that city, at Northwestern, said he’s pulling for his hometown team. “You... Read more

Patterson's truck burns; Bell has hamstring strain

Tuesday, May 25, 2010, 11:15 AM
Apparently, the Flyers aren't the only ones on fire. Mike Patterson's GMC truck burst into flames today at the NovaCare Complex. The Eagles defensive tackle was not in the truck at the time and no one else was injured, but his vehicle was ashen and crisp after security guards put out the flames with... Read more

Lurie: Eagles would pursue Super Bowl

Tuesday, May 25, 2010, 5:31 PM
The Super Bowl is coming to New Jersey, bringing the biggest game in American sports to within driving distance of Philadelphia and its suburbs. That may be as close as it gets, though. The Eagles supported the decision, but a league source said the first cold weather Super Bowl on an outdoor field... Read more

Eagles pay tribute to Flyers

Tuesday, May 25, 2010, 3:04 PM
There is this perception in Philadelphia -- stoked by certain members of the media (cough, talk radio, cough, pandering columnists, cough) -- that the Eagles begrudge the other professional sports teams in the city when they are having varying levels of success. For years, the Eagles dominated the... Read more

Ellis Hobbs: Jenga master

Monday, May 24, 2010, 2:10 PM
Cornerback Ellis Hobbs was back on the practice field Monday, though he still did not participate in 7-on-7 or full team drills as he recovers from a herniated disc, an injury that he said made his legs go numb during a game last year. Hobbs, however, said he expects to be a starter after mostly playing... Read more

Vick: "I'll be dangerous"

Monday, May 24, 2010, 2:06 PM
A year ago May 21, Michael Vick was released from federal prison after an 18-month stay on dogfighting crimes. The Eagles quarterback is still not back to being a starter in the NFL. "Being a competitor you always want to start," Vick said Monday, his first day participating with rookies... Read more

Redskins expect McNabb to be their leader

Thursday, May 20, 2010, 1:14 PM
On Wednesday, at Redskins Park, the team made it clear that it is looking to Donovan McNabb to be a leader on a team that has struggled for some time now. “Donovan, he’s not a big yeller, but it means a lot to him, it’s important to him,” said Redskins’ offense... Read more
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