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Archive: April, 2010

Take a look: McNabb Redskins jersey

Monday, April 5, 2010, 6:22 PM
So, what do you think? Does it look strange? I was in high school when Donovan McNabb started his career with the Eagles, but I'll be honest. I'm not really blown away by the pic. This is what it's like to follow sports in 2010. We've seen Brett Favre in a Jets and Vikings jersey. We saw Michael Jordan... Read more

5 thoughts: McNabb, the draft and the deal

Monday, April 5, 2010, 10:50 AM
When the news broke that the Eagles had traded Donovan McNabb to the Redskins Sunday night, I opened up a live chat, which lasted 2.5 hours. Nearly 4,000 of you stopped by to vent, to ask questions, to react. And there were some themes that kept coming up over and over again. Now that I've had a... Read more

Report: 'Skins offered Eagles Haynesworth

Sunday, April 4, 2010, 11:45 PM
A lot to get to, but I wanted to get this post up quickly. Adam Caplan of Scout.com just unloaded an interesting nugget during a TV appearance on CSN. Per Caplan, the Redskins offered defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth to the Eagles as part of the Donovan McNabb deal, but the Birds didn't want him... Read more

Live chat: McNabb dealt to Washington

Sunday, April 4, 2010, 8:33 PM
Who wants to talk about the trade? Join me for an impromptu live chat: Read more

McNabb traded to the 'Skins

Sunday, April 4, 2010, 8:22 PM
The Eagles have traded Donovan McNabb to the Redskins for a second-round pick in 2010 (37th overall) and either a third- or a fourth-round pick in 2011. The trade was first announced by ESPN's Adam Schefter. I first saw the news on ESPN's bottom line crawl, as it appeared during the Yankees-Red Sox... Read more

Thoughts on the latest McNabb buzz

Sunday, April 4, 2010, 10:43 AM
Jay Glazer of FoxSports.com provided Eagles fans with their daily Donovan McNabb fix Saturday with a couple of pieces of new information on Twitter. The nugget drawing much of the national attention is that the Redskins have inquired about McNabb, and the two sides went as far as to discuss players... Read more

Eagles take look at UConn WR, UNLV OL

Saturday, April 3, 2010, 11:47 AM
A couple updates on Eagles draft workouts/visits before I make my way to Citizens Bank Park for the first of many trips this season. The Birds met with UConn wide receiver Marcus Easley last week, according to Joe Fortenbaugh of the National Football Post. Easley (6-3, 210) emerged last season, catching... Read more

Trade analysis: How will Eagles replace Brown?

Friday, April 2, 2010, 1:01 PM
As you've likely heard by now, the Eagles have dealt linebacker Chris Gocong and cornerback Sheldon Brown to the Browns for linebacker Alex Hall, along with a fourth- and a fifth-round pick in this month's draft. Let's start with Gocong. As you know, he was not a good fit here. I don't know if he'll... Read more

Eagles showing interest in Sims?

Thursday, April 1, 2010, 9:09 PM
The Eagles may be one of the teams in the mix for Seahawks guard Rob Sims, according to reports. Sims (6-3, 312) signed his restricted free agent tender, according to Jason La Canfora of NFL.com. Per his report, the Eagles, Bears and Lions are all looking to acquire Sims via trade. Sims is 26 and... Read more

Roseman's first impression

Thursday, April 1, 2010, 10:58 AM
Update: As you may have heard by now, the Eagles have announced that they've extended the contract of president Joe Banner. Update 2: Roseman defended himself to the Daily News' Paul Domowitch over on Eagletarian. From earlier: A couple links to pass along this morning. The first you may have already... Read more
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