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Archive: January, 2010

Reports: Heckert to interview with Browns

Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 2:58 PM
UPDATE 2: Les Bowen confirms that Heckert will interview with the Browns over at Eagletarian. UPDATE: ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that Tom Heckert is going to Cleveland tonight to interview for the position tomorrow. From earlier: The Eagles have given the Cleveland Browns permission to interview... Read more

Man Up: Trotter gets 2nd-half snaps

Tuesday, January 5, 2010, 10:11 AM
Before we get to Man Up, I charted the Eagles' defensive snaps yesterday to get a better idea of how much they blitzed, how effective they were when they blitzed, etc. Tomorrow I'll post the breakdown, and we can start making some guesses about what Sean McDermott's gameplan will be Saturday night... Read more

McDermott a candidate in Buffalo?

Monday, January 4, 2010, 9:41 PM
Sean McDermott spent 10 seasons in the Eagles' organization before being named defensive coordinator last offseason. But could his tenure as Jim Johnson's successor be only a one-year gig? Jay Glazer of reports that McDermott's name is on the short list of assistant coaching candidates... Read more

Man Up: What went wrong for Eagles' offense?

Monday, January 4, 2010, 10:50 AM
Where to begin with the Eagles' offensive struggles against the Cowboys? We go player-by-player like we do every week. Enjoy. Donovan McNabb - After turning in one of his best performances of the year in the first half against the Broncos, McNabb has struggled in his last six quarters. I know some... Read more

McNabb: We showed our youth

Sunday, January 3, 2010, 8:52 PM
Going in to today's game against the Cowboys, the focus offensively was on the interior of the Eagles' line. But after 60 minutes of scoreless football, it's clear the Birds have several other concerns to address before they make another trip to Dallas next weekend. As is always the case, we start... Read more

Wasted opportunity for the Eagles

Sunday, January 3, 2010, 7:15 PM
When the day began, the Eagles were in position for the No. 2 seed, which would have brought a first-round bye and a home game at the Linc in the divisional round. As it ends, the Eagles find themselves facing the most difficult road to the Super Bowl of any team in the NFC. The Birds were outplayed... Read more

NFC playoff picture

Sunday, January 3, 2010, 3:10 PM
With the Cowboys' win over the Eagles and the Packers' win over the Cardinals, the NFC playoff picture is all set: The New Orleans Saints and the Minnesota Vikings own the top two seeds. They'll get byes in the first round and host games in the divisional round. The Saints get the lower-seeded winner... Read more

Eagles-Cowboys Live Chat

Sunday, January 3, 2010, 12:03 AM
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15 observations about the Cowboys

Saturday, January 2, 2010, 12:28 PM
Normally, we do 10 observations. But, hey, this is a huge game. And I've been able to watch three of the last four Cowboys games pretty closely so I have a lot to say. Don't forget we'll be live chatting at 4:15 Sunday afternoon. And we'll do our weeekly "Who's picking the Eagles?" piece... Read more

Why are the Eagles 3-point underdogs?

Friday, January 1, 2010, 9:19 AM
First of all, Happy New Year to the loyal group of MTC readers out there. It's time for our weekly visit from Dave Staley of Q: What's the line for this weekend's matchup? A: This game will most likely have the second-most action on it after the night game. We currently have the... Read more
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