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Archive: August, 2008

Five questions: Dallas Cowboys

Monday, August 11, 2008, 9:04 AM
There's no shortage of story lines with the Dallas Cowboys this season. For starters, offensive coordinator Jason Garrett turned down other head coaching opportunities, and is pretty much guaranteed to replace Wade Phillips in the near future. Meanwhile, the team won 13 games last year, but hasn't... Read more

Results: How you graded the Eagles

Sunday, August 10, 2008, 12:39 PM
We asked you to grade how the Eagles performed after their 16-10 loss to the Steelers on Friday night. Here are the results. Note: Percentages were rounded off so totals only add up to 97 or 98 percent in some instances. Quarterbacks A - 26% B -- 55% C - 15% D - 1% F - 1% Donovan McNabb was... Read more

Grade the Eagles

Saturday, August 9, 2008, 1:06 AM
Moving the Chains wants to hear your thoughts on the Eagles' 16-10 loss to the Steelers. For starters, follow this link to grade the Eagles' performance. I'll publish your results in a post on Sunday. And don't forget to check out all the stories from the Daily News and Inquirer in our Eagles section... Read more

Fourth quarter: Steelers 16, Eagles 10

Friday, August 8, 2008, 9:53 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. First quarter recap Second quarter recap Third quarter recap How they scored Steelers 16, Eagles 10 -- (7:32) Jeff Reed's 50-yard field goal extends the Steelers' lead to 16-13. Pittsburgh went just 18 yards on six plays, taking 2:49 off the clock. Steelers 13... Read more

Third quarter: Eagles 10, Steelers 10

Friday, August 8, 2008, 9:21 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. First quarter recap Second quarter recap Third quarter observations 15:00 -- Lorenzo Booker bobbles the kickoff, but recovers for a nice return to open the second half. 11:54 -- Running back Tony Hunt is in the game for the Birds. I wonder where this guy lost the... Read more

Halftime: Eagles 10, Steelers 10

Friday, August 8, 2008, 8:22 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. First quarter post How they scored Eagles 10, Steelers 10 -- (3:37) Steelers kicker Jeff Reed connected on a 20-yard field goal to tie the game at 10. Pittsburgh went 43 yards on nine plays for its second scoring drive of the night. Eagles 10, Steelers 7 (13:00)... Read more

First quarter: Steelers 7, Eagles 3

Friday, August 8, 2008, 7:50 PM
Refresh your browser for updates How they scored Steelers 7, Eagles 3 -- (3:11) David Akers hit a 28-yard field goal to trim the Steelers lead to 7-3. The Eagles drove 70 yards on 14 plays, taking 7:19 off the clock. Steelers 7, Eagles 0 -- (10:27) Ben Roethlisberger hits wide receiver Santonio Holmes... Read more

Pregame: Eagles - Steelers

Friday, August 8, 2008, 6:41 PM
In less than an hour, the 2008 Eagles will take the field for the first time against the Pittsburgh Steelers. I will be your online host, blogging while watching the game on the beautiful Panasonic TV in the offices. This should be a slightly better viewing experience than I have on my 19-inch... Read more

Tonight: Eagles-Steelers game blog

Friday, August 8, 2008, 9:48 AM
Before we get to last night's preseason action, a programming note. I'll be blogging off TV tonight while watching the Eagles' first preseason game against the Steelers so check back for updates. There were five preseason games on Thursday. Here's a roundup of the action: Former Eagles assistant... Read more

Running blog: HBO's Hard Knocks

Wednesday, August 6, 2008, 11:52 PM
This is a running account of HBO’s season premiere of Hard Knocks, a series that chronicles the Dallas Cowboys’ training camp. 9:56 p.m. – I’m a little early for Hard Knocks. Right now on HBO? Shedding Light on Vampires in America. The digital cable description calls it a fictional... Read more
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