Friday, August 22, 2014
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Eagles-Steelers: Film Review of the Offense

Friday, August 22, 2014, 6:29 PM
Here’s the breakdown of the Eagles offense in the Steelers game after re-watching the tape (note: the NFL doesn’t provide the all-22 coaches film in the preseason): FIRST TEAM Quarterback: Nick Foles delivered his second straight solid performance of the preseason after a woeful opener... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Cornerback

Friday, August 22, 2014, 1:30 PM
The Eagles will narrow their roster from 90 to 75 by Aug. 26 and to 53 for the regular season by Aug. 30. The Inquirer’s beat reporters will spend the next eight days predicting who stays and who goes. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 18: Defensive line Aug. 19: Linebacker Aug. 20: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Eagles-Steelers: What did we learn?

Friday, August 22, 2014, 1:51 AM
The Eagles did mostly what they had to do in their third preseason game – generally considered the most important because it will be the longest the starters will play – and beat the Steelers, 31-21, at the Linc. The offense, near full strength, was sharp. The defense rebounded from an... Read more

Jeremy Maclin: "It is something that brought back flashbacks”

Friday, August 22, 2014, 1:02 AM
Jeremy Maclin made a cut and collapsed to the turf in the second quarter. There was no contact. He immediately grabbed his right knee. It reminded Maclin of last season, when he tried making a cut in practice and tore his anterior cruciate ligament. “It is something that brought back flashbacks... Read more

LeSean McCoy on injured thumb: "It definitely hurts"

Friday, August 22, 2014, 12:26 AM
A few plays before LeSean McCoy took a screen pass 22 yards into the end zone, his right thumb collided with a helmet. He continued playing, but the injury was serious enough to warrant McCoy leaving the field for X-rays. They were negative, although McCoy did not return to the game. “A helmet... Read more

Henery on missed FG: 'It will probably ruin my night'

Friday, August 22, 2014, 12:07 AM
Alex Henery’s days with the Eagles could be waning after he missed a field goal for the second straight week. This time it was from gimme range. “Just didn’t get all the way though the ball,” Henery said after he missed a 31-yard attempt in the Eagles’ 31-21 preseason... Read more

Brandon Boykin, Cary Williams both out vs. Steelers

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 6:48 PM
Cornerbacks Brandon Boykin and Cary Williams are among the seven players who will not play in Thursday's preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers because of injury. Both have hamstring injuries. The other players absent are wide receiver Josh Huff (shoulder), wide receiver Brad Smith (groin)... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Offensive Line

Thursday, August 21, 2014, 3:10 PM
The Eagles will narrow their roster from 90 to 75 by Aug. 26 and to 53 for the regular season by Aug. 30. The Inquirer’s beat reporters will spend the next eight days predicting who stays and who goes. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 18: Defensive line Aug. 19: Linebacker Aug. 20: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Who Makes the Roster: Wide receiver/tight end

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 5:22 PM
The Eagles will narrow their roster from 90 to 75 by Aug. 26 and to 53 for the regular season by Aug. 30. The Inquirer’s beat reporters will spend the next eight days predicting who stays and who goes. Here’s the lineup: Aug. 18: Defensive line Aug. 19: Linebacker Aug. 20: Wide receiver/tight... Read more

Eagles trade for Colts K Cody Parkey

Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 3:22 PM
The Eagles acquired kicker Cody Parkey from the Colts for running back David Fluellen. Both players were waived in recent hours, although waivers do not process until 4 p.m., so they were instead exchanged. Parkey, a rookie from Auburn, is 2 for 2 on field goals this preseason with a long of 45 yards... Read more
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