Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Early Birds: Chip Kelly on Fletcher Cox, defense vs. Saints, and Sam Bradford's speech

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 8:42 AM
1) By this point in Fletcher Cox’s career, a good performance is the standard – not the praiseworthy occasion that puts Cox into the consciousness of football fans. He has performed at a high level before, and he’ll perform at a high level again. That’s why coach Chip Kelly... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, October 13, 2015, 1:28 AM
Join Zach Berman of the Inquirer as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Read more

Snap Count Analysis: Eagles-Saints

Monday, October 12, 2015, 4:02 PM
QUARTERBACK Sam Bradford: 84 snaps (100%) Analysis: Bradford has taken every quarterback snap for the Eagles this season. There’s not much need for playing time analysis on this one – he was not in danger of being pulled from the game, and he finished 32 of 45 for 333 yards with two... Read more

Eagles-Saints: What Did We Learn?

Monday, October 12, 2015, 11:29 AM
The Eagles staved off possible postseason elimination with a 39-17 drubbing of the Saints on Sunday and moved to 2-3 this season. They’re only a game behind the 3-2 New York Giants (albeit with two divisional losses) in the NFC East and get to host the Eli Mannings on Monday night. Here’s... Read more

Eagles LB Marcus Smith is active vs. Saints

Sunday, October 11, 2015, 11:36 AM
Marcus Smith is active for the Eagles in Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints. It's the second time this season that the 2014 first-round pick will play in a game. He has been inactive for three games. Smith is expected to provide depth to the outside linebackers. Left tackle Jason Peters... Read more

Early Birds: Eagles-Saints predictions

Friday, October 9, 2015, 7:53 AM
1. How will the Eagles offense do? Jeff McLane: As much as the Eagles need to get their run game going, they shouldn’t wait almost two quarters before attacking the Saints’ pass defense. That’s how long it took before Sam Bradford attempted a pass beyond 20 yards last week against... Read more

Kiko Alonso: Knee injury was not ACL, just a 'cleaning'

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 4:01 PM
Kiko Alonso said Thursday that his anterior cruciate ligament was not injured in Week 3, and he called his knee injury a “cleaning.” Alonso, in his first public comments since the injury, said he does not have a timetable for his return. “Sooner, the better,” he said. Alonso... Read more

Pick 6 with Eagles CB Nolan Carroll

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:34 PM
In this episode of Pick 6, the Inquirer's Jeff McLane sits down with Eagles CB Nolan Carroll to discuss Nolan's injury history, his favorite player growing up and his collection of cars. Read more

Jason Peters returns to practice

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:03 PM
Jason Peters did not leave any room for interpretation or question about his status for the Eagles game on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. "I'm playing," Peters said Thursday. Peters, the Eagles' Pro Bowl left tackle, made the declaration after he was a full participant in practice. He suffered... Read more

Early Birds: Drew Brees calls Darren Sproles "epitome of what you want in a teammate"; Why Jordan Matthews studied Marques Colston; Terrell Owens story to be told

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 8:20 AM
1) Chip Kelly gushed about Darren Sproles last week, explaining why Sproles is the “best practice player” he’s ever been around. But Kelly might not even be the biggest Sproles admirer at Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday. That could be Drew Brees – Sproles’ former quarterback... Read more
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