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Archive: July, 2010

Projecting success for Kolb

Friday, July 9, 2010, 11:56 AM
Reader Gregg B. passed along a link to an SI.com article about a simple formula for predicting success for quarterback prospects. It's called The Rule of 26-27-60, and it focuses on the following three things: Wonderlic score (26), number of games started (27) and college completion percentage (60)... Read more

LeBron, McNabb and a shot at Eagles fans

Friday, July 9, 2010, 12:15 AM
I was about to call it a night when this link caught my eye on Twitter, courtesy of The 700 Level. It's a video on ESPN.com by Rachel Nichols titled LeBron Breaks Hearts in Cleveland. So why in the world am I writing about this on an NFL/Eagles blog? Especially when I know how sick most of you are... Read more

Camp Countdown: The Eagles' offensive line

Thursday, July 8, 2010, 2:37 PM
I continue our Camp Countdown series with the offensive line this week. Earlier, I wrote about Tony Dungy's take on the Michael Vick situation. You can follow Moving the Chains on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read more

Dungy: Vick's decision could be 'disastrous'

Thursday, July 8, 2010, 1:49 PM
Tony Dungy played a critical role in getting Michael Vick back into the NFL after he served prison time. Today he shared his thoughts on Vick's recent judgment and its possible consequences. During an interview on The Dan Patrick Show, Dungy talked about Vick's decision-making. "I have talked... Read more

Collinsworth on McNabb, Kolb and Asante

Wednesday, July 7, 2010, 10:42 AM
It's amazing how much an analyst can set himself apart when he does his homework and takes pride in his job. That's the case with Cris Collinsworth, who in my opinion, is one of the best in the business. Collinsworth, who calls Sunday Night Football on NBC, joined ESPN.com's Bill Simmons for a recent... Read more

Eagles release camp, autograph schedules

Tuesday, July 6, 2010, 2:47 PM
camp_sked The Eagles have released training camp practice and autograph schedules on their Web site. The first... Read more

Did Eagles fix their LB problems?

Tuesday, July 6, 2010, 9:39 AM
What was the Eagles' biggest weakness in 2009 that limited them from advancing past the first round of the NFC playoffs? That's the question Doug Farrar examined in a recent Yahoo Sports article. His conclusion was that the linebacker play really killed the Eagles. If you ask me, there are really... Read more

What they're saying about Vick

Monday, July 5, 2010, 11:55 AM
If you go to any national sports site today, you're going to see at least one headline about Michael Vick. During the slow portion of the NFL calendar, Vick is one of the more talked-about topics around the league as we kill time before the start of training camp (only 21 days away). The most recent... Read more

Camp Countdown: The Eagles' RB situation

Friday, July 2, 2010, 8:39 AM
We continue our Camp Countdown video series with a look at the Eagles' running back situation. Last week, in case you missed it, we did the wide receivers. You can follow Moving the Chains on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read more

The draw, Eagles' spending and Vick

Thursday, July 1, 2010, 9:49 AM
A few different things to get to today. Let's start with the part I enjoy the most - football, the actual game being played on the field. Football Outsiders took a look at which teams ran the draw most effectively last year, and which teams defended the draw the best. Let's start with the offenses... Read more
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