Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Early Birds: Bill Davis' message to defense; Low sack numbers; Lane Johnson's 40

Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 9:20 AM
1) When Bill Davis met with his defense on Tuesday morning, his message was clear. Even after the defense allowed Washington to go 90 yards on 15 plays during a game-winning drive, Davis wants his defense in that exact situation again this season. “I hope the next 12 games come down to that... Read more

Early Birds: The Eagles' vertical passing game; Locker room leadership; Injuries on defensive line

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 8:54 AM
1) The Eagles showed more of a willingness to throw the ball deep against Washington. They say it was because of the matchup, but it seemed to change the entire passing game. Sam Bradford completed four passes of more than 20 yards in the air on Sunday; he did not have a single one in the first three... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 2:22 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday. Read more

Eagles to keep Caleb Sturgis at kicker

Monday, October 5, 2015, 2:10 PM
The Eagles will stay with Caleb Sturgis at kicker. One day after Sturgis missed a 33-yard field-goal attempt and an extra point in the Eagles' 23-20 loss to the Washington Redskins, coach Chip Kelly decided Sturgis is better than anyone else they could sign. "Looked at what's available out there,"... Read more

Eagles-Redskins: What Did We Learn?

Monday, October 5, 2015, 11:18 AM
LANDOVER, Md. – The Eagles’ 23-30 loss to the Redskins had similar traits to their season-opening loss in Atlanta. The offense was wretched in the first half, effective through the air in the second, but couldn’t provide the kill shot. The defense kept things close, but couldn’t... Read more

DeMarco Murray does not think he's getting enough touches

Sunday, October 4, 2015, 5:29 PM
LANDOVER, Md. - DeMarco Murray carried the ball only eight times on Sunday, and that's not enough for the NFL's defending rushing champion. "No, I'm not. I don't think I am," Murray said when asked if he's getting enough touches. "But it's how the plays are being called. I love this offense. I love... Read more

DeMarco Murray, Mychal Kendricks, and Jason Peters all active vs. Washington

Sunday, October 4, 2015, 11:40 AM
LANDOVER, Md. -- DeMarco Murray and Mychal Kendricks are active for the Eagles in Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins after they missed last week's game. Left tackle Jason Peters is also active, even though he was listed as questionable. The Eagles' inactives are linebacker Marcus Smith... Read more

Early Birds: Eagles-Redskins predictions

Friday, October 2, 2015, 7:26 AM
1. How will the Eagles offense do? Jeff McLane: The Redskins have the No. 2 defense in the NFL, but after only three games that ranking should still be taken with a grain of salt. That being said, they do have a very capable front seven. Jason Hatcher, Terrance Knighton, Chris Baker, Stephen Paea... Read more

Report: Eagles-Redskins game could be moved to Detroit

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 4:03 PM
The NFL is monitoring Hurricane Joaquin's projected path and investigating scheduling contingencies in case the Eagles-Redskins game on Sunday needs to be moved from FedEx Field in Landover, Md. The league said Thursday in a statement that "there is no change in the schedule for the game at this point... Read more

Early Birds: DeMeco Ryans on defensive improvement; Chip Kelly on offensive line depth; What Cody Parkey is doing

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 9:39 AM
1) This is DeMeco Ryans’ fourth season in Philadelphia, and he’s been a part of some bad defensive performances. When the team won, it was usually because of their offense. But the Eagles’ 24-17 win last week was in large part because of the defense’s effort, and it came one... Read more
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