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Archive: September, 2011

Expectations: Asomugha and the DBs

Saturday, September 10, 2011, 8:20 AM
Leading up to Sunday, I will go position-by-position and player-by-player to preview what could be in store for all 53 members of the current Philadelphia Eagles. Click here for the breakdown on the running backs, here for the linebackers here for the wide receivers and here for the defensive... Read more

Expectations for the Eagles' D-line

Friday, September 9, 2011, 5:38 PM
Leading up to Sunday, I will go position-by-position and player-by-player to preview what could be in store for all 53 members of the current Philadelphia Eagles. Click here for the breakdown on the running backs, here for the linebackers and here for the wide receivers. Today, we move on to the... Read more

An Eagles slant on Packers-Saints

Friday, September 9, 2011, 9:55 AM
Football returned Thursday night as the Packers held on for a 42-34 win over the Saints in a highly-entertaining opener. Green Bay, of course, is the team that ended the Eagles' season in 2010. And the Saints figure to be in the mix this year when all is said and done. Keeping that in mind, here... Read more

Expectations for Matthews and the LBs

Thursday, September 8, 2011, 2:00 PM
Leading up to Sunday, I will go position-by-position and player-by-player to preview what could be in store for all 53 members of the current Philadelphia Eagles. Click here for the breakdown on the running backs. And here for the wide receivers. Today, we move on to the linebackers, starting with... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles

Thursday, September 8, 2011, 9:00 AM
If you missed it from Wednesday, I posted my thoughts on Kyle DeVan replacing Danny Watkins at right guard and the return of Joselio Hanson. And here's the roundup of what the national media are saying about the Eagles: In an interview with the Dan Patrick Show (via SI.com), NFL Network analyst Warren... Read more

Making sense of the Watkins/DeVan decision

Wednesday, September 7, 2011, 6:02 PM
Back in February, the Eagles began to reveal plans for protecting their quarterback of the future, Michael Vick. It started with a new coach, the legendary and briefly-retired Howard Mudd. And extended to the draft, where they selected three offensive ilnemen - Danny Watkins in the first round, Julian... Read more

What to make of the Hanson move?

Wednesday, September 7, 2011, 12:45 PM
The Eagles announced Wednesday morning that they've brought Joselio Hanson back and parted ways with 2010 fourth-round pick Trevard Lindley. Just four days ago, they released Hanson. All along, there was no question that Hanson was a good fit here in the slot. According to Football Outsiders, he... Read more

Expectations for DeSean and the WRs

Wednesday, September 7, 2011, 9:24 AM
Over the next several days, I will go position-by-position and player-by-player to preview what could be in store for all 53 members of the current Philadelphia Eagles. Click here for the breakdown on the running backs. Today, we move on to the wide receivers, starting with... DeSean Jackson - With... Read more

Reports: Giants lose LB for the season

Tuesday, September 6, 2011, 5:39 PM
The Giants have been hurt by injuries all preseason and received another blow Tuesday evening, reportedly losing linebacker Jonathan Goff to a torn ACL. According to Mike Garafolo of NJ.com, and multiple other outlets, Goff is out for the season. Per the report, Goff suffered the injury at practice... Read more

Expectations for McCoy and the RBs

Tuesday, September 6, 2011, 2:32 PM
Over the next several days, I will go position-by-position and player-by-player to preview what could be in store for all 53 members of the current Philadelphia Eagles. The first installment takes a look at the running backs, starting with... LeSean McCoy - There are several interesting numbers that... Read more
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