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Archive: August, 2008

Weekly Eagles links

Wednesday, August 6, 2008, 8:51 AM
I'd like to introduce a new weekly feature here at MTC. Every Wednesday, I will be delivering various football links that mention the Eagles from around the Internet. While's Eagles section has your best local coverage, along with blogs Eagletarian and Birds' Eye View, these will be links... Read more

Panthers considering unloading WR Smith?

Tuesday, August 5, 2008, 8:24 AM
According to Matt Mosley of, the Carolina Panthers are considering the idea of trading wide receiver Steve Smith. Mosley says there are "rumblings out of Panthers camp that club officials are fed up with Smith's actions (not just the latest incident) and are at least considering the... Read more

5 questions: New York Giants

Monday, August 4, 2008, 7:51 AM
To preview the season, I'm contacting beat writers from around the country, and asking them to answer five questions about the teams they cover. We'll get through as many of these as possible before the season starts. The first team in this series is the New York Giants. The G-Men got hot at the perfect... Read more

Favre saga nearing conclusion, hopefully

Sunday, August 3, 2008, 10:21 AM
I promise not to detail every development about the Brett Favre saga on this blog, but the most recent update should be of interest, mainly because it indicates the whole thing will be resolved soon. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told the NFL Network that he hopes something would be resolved by Monday... Read more

WR Steve Smith sent home after punching Lucas

Saturday, August 2, 2008, 10:15 AM
Panthers wide receiver Steve Smith was sent home from practice yesterday after getting in a fight with teammate Ken Lucas. Here's how it went down according to Tom Sorensen of the Charlotte Observer: Smith and Lucas were standing on the side of the field while the special teams worked. And suddenly... Read more
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