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Archive: August, 2008

Results: How you graded the Eagles

Saturday, August 16, 2008, 3:08 PM
We asked you to grade how the Eagles performed during their 24-13 win against the Panthers on Thursday night. Here are the results. Note: Percentages were rounded. Quarterbacks A -- 5% B -- 46% C -- 38% D -- 7% F -- 2% Receivers A -- 1% B -- 18% C -- 38% D -- 33% F -- 8% Running backs A... Read more

Your turn: Grade the Eagles

Friday, August 15, 2008, 1:32 AM
It's your turn to grade the Eagles after their 24-13 preseason victory over the Panthers. Check back this weekend for the results. In the mean time, here are some of your comments from my game blog. Feel free to chime in with other thoughts from the game. From shoeshineboy: Kasay makes his FG in... Read more

Fourth quarter: Eagles-Panthers

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 11:24 PM
Refresh your browser for udpates. First quarter observations Second quarter observations Third quarter observations How they scored Eagles 24, Panthers 13 -- Justin Roland intercepted Panthers quarterback Matt Moore and returned it for a touchdown with less than a minute left to give the Eagles... Read more

Third quarter: Eagles-Panthers

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 10:50 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. Third quarter observations 12:50 -- The third quarter begins as badly as the second quarter ended. Kevin Kolb is picked off on a tipped pass. 11:17 -- Donovan McNabb is interviewed by Chris Myers. McNabb said it was good to get used to playing in bad conditions... Read more

Second quarter: Eagles-Panthers

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 9:44 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. How they scored Panthers 10, Eagles 0 -- Carolina kicker John Kasay converted a 28-yard field-goal attempt with 7:04 left in the second quarter. The Panthers initially thought they had a touchdown to wide receiver Muhsin Muhammad, but Andy Reid challenged the play... Read more

First quarter: Panthers 7, Eagles 0

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 8:00 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. How they scored 0:47 -- Carolina's Richard Marshall intercepted Sav Rocca on a fake field-goal attempt and returned it 78 yards for a touchdown near the end of the first quarter. First quarter observations 15:00 -- Welcome to another version of the Moving the Chains... Read more

Tonight: Eagles-Panthers game blog

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 5:16 PM
As I mentioned in the previous post, I will be blogging while watching the Eagles-Panthers game on TV tonight so check back later for updates and chime in with your thoughts. In the meantime, the Daily News and Inquirer writers have plenty to get you ready for the game. Bob Brookover and Les Bowen... Read more

10 observations: HBO's Hard Knocks episode 2

Thursday, August 14, 2008, 1:15 AM
Before we get to my thoughts on Wednesday night's episode of Hard Knocks, a programming note. Like last week, I'll be blogging live off TV while the Eagles host the Panthers in preseason action so check back Thursday night for updates. Now, my 10 observations from the second episode... 1. Pretty... Read more

Weekly Eagles links

Wednesday, August 13, 2008, 11:11 AM
Every Wednesday, I will be delivering various football links that mention the Eagles from around the Internet. While philly.com's Eagles section has your best local coverage, along with blogs Eagletarian and Birds' Eye View, these will be links you may have missed. John Czarnecki of FoxSports.com... Read more

ESPN's Hasselbeck on Eagles fans

Tuesday, August 12, 2008, 11:45 AM
I noticed a new NFL analyst on SportsCenter this morning -- former NFL quarterback Tim Hasselbeck. Hasselbeck spent time with the Eagles in 2002, and also had stints with the Redskins, Giants, Panthers and Cardinals. During today's segment, Hasselbeck was talking about the warm reception that Packers... Read more
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