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Archive: May, 2012

Eagles WRs poised for big things

Thursday, May 31, 2012, 2:12 PM
Much of the NFL offseason chatter focuses on teams trying to fix weaknesses that held them back the previous year. So our Eagles coverage has mostly concentrated on topics like turnovers, linebacker and safety play and getting over the sting of a disappointing 2011. But this offseason has also provided... Read more

Will Babin really run with the bulls?

Thursday, May 31, 2012, 1:39 PM
Jason Babin wants to run with the bulls in Pamplona. What's DeSean Jackson's role in 2012? Who is the Eagles' best speller? CineSport's Noah Coslov & The Inquirer's Jeff McLane chat. Read more

Babin plans to run with bulls

Wednesday, May 30, 2012, 12:38 PM
Now that he has survived the harsh elements of Alaska and the even harsher sting of missing an Andy Reid-run minicamp, Jason Babin is setting his sights on his next expedition. The Eagles Pro Bowl defensive end said he plans on running with the bulls in Spain this July. "It's kind of a rite of passage... Read more

Zordich thought Eagles would add safety

Tuesday, May 29, 2012, 5:53 PM
Last week it was the offensive assistant coaches, this week the Eagles organized a 30-minute session for reporters to talk with assistants on the defensive side of the ball. We'll have full stories later on philly.com and tomorrow in The Inquirer, but here are some tidbits from the interviews: --... Read more

Video: Eagles OTAs; Adjustments for Vick

Wednesday, May 23, 2012, 12:33 PM
Video: The Eagles have begun OTAs with an optimistic view after an 8-8 season in 2011. In order to improve, the Eagles will need Michael Vick to make some adjustments. The Inquirer's Jeff McLane gives his thoughts. Read more

Graham: Right now, I'm a bust

Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 2:33 PM
Brandon Graham knows what fans think of him, and he's embracing it. "I haven’t (done) nothing really," Graham said today after the Eagles first full-team practice of the year. "Right now, I’m a bust, so I’m going to deal with that. I’m a bust and I’m going to keep being... Read more

Celek: Injury was a year or more old

Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 2:15 PM
Brent Celek has been playing hurt for a year or more, he said today after taking part in the first day of the Eagles full-team offseason practices. "I know I've been hurt for awhile. I don’t know exactly when it was, but it’s been awhile. It could have been two years, it could have been... Read more

What to watch at OTAs

Monday, May 21, 2012, 12:33 PM
The full Eagles roster (or least the vast majority of it) is expected in town Tuesday for offseason training activities, giving us the first chance to get a glimpse of what all those offseason work outs and roster moves have wrought. The practices are voluntary, but most veterans are expected to be... Read more

How to cut down on Vick's turnovers

Monday, May 21, 2012, 4:17 PM
Eagles assistant coaches met with reporters today, and it didn't take very long to get to topic number 1 with quarterbacks coach Doug Pederson: reducing the 18 turnovers Mike Vick had in 2011. Pederson talked about the double-edged sword that is Vick's athleticism and competitiveness on every snap... Read more

Emptying the Notebook: Jarrett, Matthews, Depth chart

Thursday, May 17, 2012, 12:56 PM
With rookie minicamp in the book and full-squad workouts five days away, it's time yet again to drain the old reporter's notebook. 1. It didn’t come as a complete shock when Andy Reid said earlier this week that Nate Allen and Kurt Coleman would be his starting safeties when OTAs begin Tuesday... Read more
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