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Archive: November, 2011

Giants' Tuck: Eagles lack chemistry

Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 12:29 PM
The Eagles have had a bull's eye on their back all season, ever since their moves in free agency and Vince Young's "dream team" comment. After the 49ers beat the Birds, Frank Gore went on ESPN and indicated the Eagles quit. After a loss against Buffalo, an unnamed Bills player said the same thing... Read more

Man Up: Eagles can't get to Cutler

Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 6:48 PM
Entering Monday night's game, it looked like the Eagles would have a big advantage with their defensive line going up against the Bears' offensive line. But, as the saying goes, that's why they play the game. Jay Cutler was not sacked for just the second time in 41 games with the Bears. So, what... Read more

Video: A missed opportunity for the Eagles

Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 3:26 AM's Sheil Kapadia breaks down the Eagles' 30-24 loss to the Chicago Bears on Monday night from Lincoln Financial Field. You can follow me on Twitter or become a fan of Moving the Chains on Facebook. Read more

What I saw: Eagles vs. Bears

Tuesday, November 8, 2011, 12:00 AM
Here's what I saw during the Eagles' 30-24 loss to the Bears Monday night: OFFENSE * The Eagles had two first-half turnovers. Michael Vick was intercepted in the red zone in the second quarter. And DeSean Jackson fumbled a punt at the end of the first half. The Bears scored 10 points off the two... Read more

15 things: Eagles vs. Bears

Monday, November 7, 2011, 12:00 PM
Here are 15 things to know about tonight's Eagles-Bears matchup: 1. The defensive gameplan starts with containing Matt Forte, who's playing as well as any running back in the league right now. His 5.4 yards per carry are third in the NFL among backs with at least 100 carries, behind Ben Tate (5.7)... Read more

Live updates: Eagles vs. Bears, 8:30 p.m.

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 7:17 PM
Join's Sheil Kapadia as he provides live updates and commentary on Monday night's Eagles-Bears game, scheduled to start at 8:30 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to follow along! You can follow me on Twitter or become a fan of Moving the Chains on Facebook. Read more

Eagles chat with Sheil Kapadia

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 6:41 PM
Join's Sheil Kapadia as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Monday at 1 p.m. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! You can follow me on Twitter or become a fan of Moving the Chains on Facebook. Read more

Report: McCoy fires Rosenhaus

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 2:55 PM
Eagles running back LeSean McCoy has fired Drew Rosenhaus, according to a report by Jason La Canfora of If the headline on this post sounds familiar, it's because McCoy fired, then rehired Rosenhaus last month. Apparently, he's had a change of heart once again. La Canfora's report came hours... Read more

Washburn effect: Adding Graham to the mix

Sunday, November 6, 2011, 1:06 PM
Jay Cutler has been sacked 21 times this season. Only Ben Roethlisberger (25) and Kevin Kolb (24) have been brought down more. So it goes without saying that pressuring the Bears quarterback will be key for the Eagles' defense Monday night, although really, we could say that every week. The Birds... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles

Saturday, November 5, 2011, 9:50 AM
Here's a roundup of what the national media are saying about the Eagles as the Birds prepare for their Monday night matchup against the Bears:'s Don Banks says the Eagles being labeled the Dream Team was the most-hyped storyline of the first half of the season: Hey, don't blame us. Vince Young... Read more
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