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Archive: December, 2010

Eagles ride Vick, offense to victory

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 11:38 PM
With 50 seconds left in the third quarter and the Eagles down by 4, it looked like the offense would have to carry the Birds if they wanted to avoid a second straight loss. And that's exactly what happened as they escaped with a 34-24 victory to improve to 8-4 on the season. Michael Vick led the... Read more

Making sense of the Eagles' inactives

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 7:14 PM
The Eagles' defense will be without Asante Samuel for the second week in a row. That means Dimitri Patterson and Joselio Hanson will start once again, and rookie Trevard Lindley will enter the game in nickel situations. Those three are joined by Jorrick Calvin as the four active cornerbacks. Lindley... Read more

Video: Will Vick be loyal to Eagles?

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 4:18 PM
Video: What kind of loyalty will Michael Vick show to the Eagles when his contract's up? Andrew Brandt of the National Football Post joins me to answer that question. And if you missed the first part of our discussion about Vick's contract situation, click here. You can follow Moving the Chains... Read more

What they're saying: Picking Eagles-Texans

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 3:18 PM
Here's the weekly roundup of who people are picking in Thursday night's Eagles-Texans matchup, along with some other links sprinkled in. And if you missed it earlier, I posted Mike Check. I'll be chatting live from the Linc tonight during the action so join me around 8:20.'s Peter King has... Read more

Mike Check: Evaluating Vick's play

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 9:22 AM
Michael Vick threw his first interception of the season last Sunday, and the Eagles went 1-for-5 in the red zone in their 31-26 loss to the Bears. Here's the breakdown of how he performed, with a look ahead to tonight's game against the Texans. As always, let's start with pass distribution. ... Read more

Eagles vs. Texans

Thursday, December 2, 2010, 12:02 AM
Join's Sheil Kapadia as he provides updates and commentary on Eagles-Texans game. On a mobile phone? Click HERE. You can follow Moving the Chains on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. And download the 2010 MTC app from the ITunes store. Read more

Deion fires back at Asante

Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 9:30 PM
The Deion Sanders-Asante Samuel back and forth continued Tuesday night on (of all places) the T. Ocho Show. Last week, Sanders called Samuel the best "off corner" in the game. Samuel responded to reporters, saying, "I would take that as an insult. I would rather you tell me I'm not... Read more

Video: The right time to sign Vick

Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 12:06 PM
Video: When is the right time for the Eagles to sign Michael Vick? Andrew Brandt, president of the National Football Post, joined me to talk about the quarterback's contract situation in a three-part series. In the first part, we discuss the different factors that go into signing Vick - both from... Read more

What they're saying about the Eagles (part 2)

Wednesday, December 1, 2010, 9:45 AM
I did part one on Tuesday night in case you missed it. And now, more of what the national media are saying about the Eagles as they prepare to take on the Texans.'s Chad Millman writes that the Eagles being favored by 3 last week was a classic public perception line. Here's what he meant: The... Read more
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