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Archive: November, 2009

Runyan signs with Chargers

Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 6:38 PM
Jon Runyan's career isn't over yet. The veteran has signed with the San Diego Chargers, per Adam Schefter of ESPN. On the same day that the Eagles announced a four-year extension for right tackle Winston Justice, Runyan found a place to resume his career. The Chargers needed offensive line help... Read more

Man Up: Veterans step up for Eagles

Tuesday, November 24, 2009, 10:41 AM
We did the offense on Monday. And here's the player-by-player look at the Eagles' defensive performance against the Bears Sunday night: Juqua Parker - No sacks, but he did a decent job pressuring Jay Cutler. Parker also did a good job against the run, except for an 8-yard Kahlil Bell carry in the... Read more

Man Up: Justice tremendous in run game

Monday, November 23, 2009, 3:29 PM
Here's the player-by-player breakdown of the Eagles' offensive performance against the Bears Sunday night: Donovan McNabb - He played well, making good decisions and fitting the ball into some very tight spaces. McNabb completed 23 of 32 passes for 244 yards, two touchdowns and an interception. Very... Read more

Vick helps short-yardage woes

Monday, November 23, 2009, 9:55 AM
The Eagles came up big in short-yardage situations against the Bears, using a variety of plays to pick up first downs and keep drives alive. Here's a look at how they were able to be so successful after struggling the previous two weeks. And later today, we'll post Man Up on the offense. 3rd-and-1... Read more

McCoy carries Eagles to victory

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 11:53 PM
One of the most interesting parts of training camp in August was watching rookie LeSean McCoy. With Brian Westbrook hobbled, he got the first-team reps. After every snap, there was someone in his ear. A coach. A teammate. Always someone. He knew he had to improve as a blocker. He knew he would be... Read more

Eagles need 'W' to keep pace in NFC East

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 5:31 PM
When the Eagles kick off against the Bears tonight, they'll need a win to avoid falling into third place in the NFC East. The Cowboys were shut out for 57-plus minutes today against the Redskins before Tony Romo hit Patrick Crayton for a 10-yard touchdown with 2:41 remaining, giving Dallas the 7-6... Read more

10 observations about the Bears

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 11:04 AM
Here are 10 things I noticed after re-watching the Bears' loss to the 49ers from last week. And don't forget to join me tonight for a live chat during the game. 1. The defensive line might have to win this one for the Eagles. The Bears' offensive tackles, Orlando Pace and Chris Williams, struggled... Read more

Live Eagles-Bears chat

Sunday, November 22, 2009, 10:10 AM
Join me for a live chat during Sunday night's Eagles-Bears game. We'll get started around 8:15 p.m. Read more

Romanowski: I can help Westbrook

Saturday, November 21, 2009, 7:02 PM
Concussions ended Bill Romanowski's career. Now, the former NFL linebacker says he can help current athletes, including Brian Westbrook. “I can help Brian Westbrook heal very quickly,” Romanowski told the Often at the center of controversy during his 16-year career... Read more

Who's picking the Eagles?

Saturday, November 21, 2009, 11:16 AM
Before we get to our weekly look at who's picking the Eagles, a quick note on the Giants. Linebacker Antonio Pierce is out indefinitely with a bulging disc in his neck. It's a bizarre story. Pierce practiced all week, per Mike Garafolo of The Newark Star-Ledger, but underwent an MRI Friday afternoon... Read more
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