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Archive: January, 2012

Making sense of Lurie's comments

Tuesday, January 3, 2012, 5:49 PM
There was a point during Jeffrey Lurie's press conference today where I thought he might actually shock the world and fire Andy Reid. "This season was without question the most disappointing season since I’ve owned the team," Lurie said. He used words like anger and frustration and unacceptable... Read more

Man Up: Jarrett's development is key

Tuesday, January 3, 2012, 11:00 AM
Before I get to today's post, just wanted to thank everyone who supported MTC in 2011. It was a great year for the blog, and I'm looking forward to more big things in 2012. So for anyone who's read, commented, e-mailed, Tweeted, etc., I appreciate it. I went back and re-watched the Eagles' defensive... Read more

Draft position and Giants-Cowboys thoughts

Monday, January 2, 2012, 9:14 AM
The Eagles are one of eight teams that finished the season with an 8-8 record. Seven of those teams (the Broncos being the exception) will miss out on the playoffs. And that also means strength of schedule determines where those seven teams will pick in the first round of April's draft. The team... Read more

Report: Rams fire Spagnuolo

Sunday, January 1, 2012, 8:16 PM
The Rams have officially fired Steve Spagnuolo, according to Jay Glazer of That means speculation can now begin on where Spagnuolo will coach in 2012 (as if anyone had waited this long anyway). In addition to keeping an eye on which head coaches are fired this week, also keep tabs... Read more

Video: Eagles reflect on end of season

Sunday, January 1, 2012, 7:41 PM
After the Eagles finished the season with a 34-10 win over the Washington Redskins at Lincoln Financial Field, players and coaches discussed what direction the team will go in as the offseason looms.'s Sheil Kapadia reports. You can follow Sheil on Twitter or become a fan of Moving the... Read more

What I saw: Eagles vs. Redskins

Sunday, January 1, 2012, 4:16 PM
Here's what I saw during the Eagles' 34-10 win over the Redskins at the Linc: OFFENSE * Michael Vick finished 24-for-39 for 335 yards, three touchdowns and an interception. The truth is, his numbers could have been even better, but Vick missed several throws, and Jeremy Maclin dropped a ball in the... Read more
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