Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Early Birds: Eagles-Lions predictions

Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 9:56 AM
Eagles-Lions prediction 1. How will the Eagles offense do? Jeff McLane: Hello, wide nine, my old friend. The Eagles will once again encounter the old defensive scheme that former defensive line coach Jim Washburn brought to Philly in 2011. We all know remember how that ended. It wasn’t as much... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 11:15 PM
Join Zach Berman of the Inquirer as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday. Read more

Lane Johnson criticizes Eagles fans, quickly apologizes

Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 3:23 PM
Eagles offensive lineman Lane Johnson voiced frustration about the Eagles fans’ booing. The team was booed often during its 45-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He told Philadelphia Magazine on Tuesday that the Eagles get booed if they’re down by a significant number of points or not... Read more

Eagles-Bucs Snap Count Analysis

Monday, November 23, 2015, 4:21 PM
QUARTERBACK Mark Sanchez: 71 (100%) Analysis: Sanchez took every snap in relief of Sam Bradford. Chip Kelly did not consider going to Thad Lewis at any point in the game. With a short week before the Lions game on Thanksgiving, Sanchez could be in line to start again. OFFENSIVE LINE Allen Barbre:... Read more

Eagles-Bucs: What Did We Learn?

Monday, November 23, 2015, 4:10 PM
Where to start? The Eagles hit the nadir of Chip Kelly’s tenure with a troubling 45-17 loss to the Buccaneers on Sunday. It was a troubling in oh so many ways. Here’s what we learned (an abbreviated, short-work-week version) 1. Chip Kelly has no answers. When you get trounced that badly... Read more

Eagles' Zach Ertz suffers concussion

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 3:00 PM
Eagles tight end Zach Ertz suffered a concussion in the second quarter of the Eagles' 45-17 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday. The injury placed Ertz in the concussion protocol, which could put Ertz's status in doubt for the Eagles' game against Detroit on Thanksgiving. The Eagles have only... Read more

Jason Peters active for Eagles vs. Buccaneers

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 11:39 AM
Jason Peters is active for the Eagles in Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Peters, the team's franchise left tackle, missed the past two games because of a back injury. His return allows Lane Johnson to move back to right tackle and Dennis Kelly to be the team's sixth lineman. The Eagles'... Read more

Sam Bradford, Ryan Mathews out vs. Buccaneers; Jason Peters is questionable

Friday, November 20, 2015, 12:34 PM
Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford has been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers because of a concussion. Mark Sanchez is expected to start in his place. Running back Ryan Mathews is also out with a concussion, and safety Jerome Couplin is out with a shoulder injury. Left tackle... Read more

Early Birds: Eagles-Buccaneers predictions

Friday, November 20, 2015, 11:42 AM
Eagles-Buccaneers prediction 1. How will the Eagles offense do? Jeff McLane: The Bucs defense has decent numbers when it comes to yards per play. It’s third in the NFL in yards per run (3.6 avg.) and 17th in yards per pass (7.4). But where Tampa falters -- and this usually can be said of any... Read more

Early Birds: Jon Dorenbos keeps his job; Preparing for Gerald McCoy; Did the Eagles try getting the 2015 No. 1 pick?

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 10:27 AM
1) The Eagles worked out long snappers this week but decided to stick with veteran Jon Dorenbos. He had two bad snaps last Sunday that resulted in a blocked punt and missed field goal. “Bottom line is get the job done or things are going to change,” Dorenbos said. “It was like that... Read more
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