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Archive: November, 2010

Did Andrews shut down Cole?

Monday, November 22, 2010, 7:55 PM
There are games in which Trent Cole doesn't fill up the stat sheet but still dominates. For example, last week against the Redskins, Cole failed to pick up a sack and was credited with one quarterback hit. Yet, he was probably the Eagles' best defensive player and caused chaos all game. Sunday's... Read more

Video: Eagles alone atop NFC East

Monday, November 22, 2010, 4:43 AM
Here's Sheil Kapadia's breakdown of the Eagles' big 27-17 win over the New York Giants at Lincoln Financial Field. You can follow Moving the Chains on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Download our NEW iPhone/Android app for even more Birds coverage, including app-exclusive videos and analysis... Read more

Man Up: Graham, Samuel lead 'D'

Monday, November 22, 2010, 4:35 AM
Here's the player-by-player breakdown of how the Eagles' defense performed in their 27-17 win over the Giants Sunday night at the Linc: Brandon Graham- Among defensive linemen, only Trent Cole played more than Graham, who was counted on even more this week after Juqua Parker left with the hip injury... Read more

Wild win puts Eagles in 1st place

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 11:56 PM
In a wild game filled with turnovers, replay challenges and overall confusion, the Eagles were left standing in the end. The Birds beat the Giants, 27-17, Sunday night at the Linc to take over sole possession of first place in the NFC East. As flawless as last week's performance was against the Redskins... Read more

Making sense of the Eagles' inactives

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 7:21 PM
With the return of Ellis Hobbs, the Eagles gameday roster will look a little different tonight. Hobbs will dress, but will have a different role than he had prior to his Week 7 injury against the Titans. Dimitri Patterson, who's played well the last two weeks, will still get the start at right cornerback... Read more

Live updates: Eagles vs. Giants

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 8:44 AM
Join me for a live chat during Sunday night's Eagles-Giants game at the Linc. I'll get started around 8:15 p.m. Click here to join the chat from a mobile device. You can follow Moving the Chains on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Download our NEW iPhone/Android app for even more Birds coverage... Read more

What they're saying: Picking Eagles-Giants

Sunday, November 21, 2010, 8:39 AM
Here's the weekly roundup of who people are picking in today's Eagles-Giants matchup:'s Peter King likes the Eagles in a 30-24 victory: I have never heard Tom Coughlin, and I mean never, say he watched an upcoming opponent "like a fan.'' But I have to give the man credit. Too often we... Read more

Vick, offense producing in red zone

Saturday, November 20, 2010, 9:35 AM
When evaluating the Eagles' offense this season, there are several impressive numbers to point to. The Birds are third in yards per game (400.2); second in scoring (28.6 PPG); and have the fewest turnovers (9). But the one worth examining today is red-zone production. There's no question that the... Read more

Mike Check: Trying to defend Vick

Friday, November 19, 2010, 12:14 PM
Since I'm a little late with the Mike Check feature this week, I'm going to focus more on his performance overall and spin it forward to Sunday night's matchup with the Giants. But I don't want to completely ignore the Monday night game. Let's start off with pass distribution. Here's how it broke... Read more

DeSean's new commercial; Vegas likes Birds

Thursday, November 18, 2010, 8:23 PM
Earlier today, I wrote about how many in the national media are on board with the idea that the Eagles are a serious contender in the NFC and Michael Vick is an MVP candidate. As it turns out, Vegas is on board too. An e-mail popped in my inbox this evening from They have the Eagles listed... Read more
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