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Archive: October, 2008

WR Roy Williams on the trade block?

Monday, October 6, 2008, 5:04 PM
Adam Schefter of NFL Network reported yesterday that some teams are saying that the Lions are shopping wide receiver Roy Williams. According to Schefter, back in April, the Lions were requesting two first-round draft picks for Williams. The Lions say they'd only deal Williams if an offer that was too... Read more

10 observations: Eagles-Redskins

Sunday, October 5, 2008, 10:29 PM
This week's observations from the Eagles' frustrating loss to the Redskins: 1. Very telling sequence at the end of the first half. The Eagles' offense took over at its own 40-yard line with 1:56 left. Chance to add to their lead and gain some momentum, right? Wrong. Here's the sequence of plays: Play... Read more

Who's picking the Eagles?

Saturday, October 4, 2008, 11:51 AM
A reminder that I'll be hosting our live, in-game chat during Eagles-'Skins Sunday afternoon. And if the Phils happen to lose tonight and play Game 4 at 1 p.m., I demand every Best Buy in the Delaware Valley offer TVs for 40 percent off so we can all set up two screens and don't have to decide what... Read more

Week 5 NFL picks

Friday, October 3, 2008, 11:26 AM
Last week: 9-4 Overall: 38-21-1 Colts at Texans This falls into the "If I would have told you this before the season, there's no way you would have believed me category." The Colts need a win against Houston to get to 2-2 and they are only a three-point favorite. Let's bank on the return... Read more

More Eagles links: Birds drop in power rankings

Thursday, October 2, 2008, 9:49 AM
For part one, click here. If you missed the earlier post, I'm doing the links differently this week. Several different posts instead of one long one. Here we go... has the Eagles ninth in its power rankings: The Eagles deserve a little grace for playing without Brian Westbrook, L.J. Smith... Read more

Eagles links: Mixed reviews for Jackson

Wednesday, October 1, 2008, 9:33 PM
I'm trying something new with the links this week. Rather than put together one long post, I'm going to break the links up into different posts over the next 24 hours. I've been pretty swamped, so this way I can post when I have time rather than wait until I've gathered all the information. Without... Read more
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