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Eagles-Cowboys prop bets

Sunday, September 14, 2008, 7:38 PM
As we all look for ways to kill time before Monday night's matchup, I thought it'd be fun to take a look at some prop bets for the Eagles-Cowboys game. By now, you probably know that the Eagles are 6.5-point underdogs according to sportsbook.com. I'll have my pick and also a roundup of who the "experts"... Read more

Week 2 NFL picks

Friday, September 12, 2008, 10:45 AM
Last week: 11-5 Note: Lines used are from sportsbook.com Raiders at Chiefs I'm implementing a pick rule here. Go against the Raiders until they prove you wrong. Oakland looked awful Monday night, and they've been awful for years now. This passage from the Raiders blog on insidebayarea.com should tell... Read more

Eagles-Cowboys not the only Monday night game

Thursday, September 11, 2008, 7:54 PM
The Eagles-Cowboys game won't be the NFL's only matchup on Monday nighit. The league has moved the Ravens-Texans game to Monday night at 8:30 p.m. because of Hurricane Ike. According to profootballtalk.com, the game will be televised only regionally on CBS. Other quick notes... Paul Domowitch of the... Read more

Eagles links: Power rankings, McNabb

Wednesday, September 10, 2008, 8:37 AM
Every week, I will be delivering various football links that mention the Eagles from around the Internet. While philly.com's Eagles section has your best local coverage, along with blogs Eagletarian and Birds' Eye View, these will be links you may have missed. In his MVP rankings, SI.com's Bucky Brooks... Read more

How you graded the Eagles

Tuesday, September 9, 2008, 8:19 AM
Every week, the Daily News' Paul Domowitch grades the Eagles' performance. This season at philly.com, we're asking the fans to do the same. And every week, I'll publish the results here on Moving the Chains. Note: Percentages are rounded. Run offense Domo's grade: B-plus Your grade: B A - 28% B... Read more

Monday night picks

Monday, September 8, 2008, 2:33 PM
We had a great Sunday with Week 1 picks, going 9-4 after getting the Thursday night game wrong last week. Here are the Monday night selections. Don't forget -- there are two tonight. Vikings at Packers The beginning of the Aaron Rodgers era. Can you feel the excitement? Plenty of story lines in this... Read more

Reports: Brady done for the season

Sunday, September 7, 2008, 7:56 PM
As you undoubtedly know by now, Tom Brady went down in today's Patriots-Chiefs game, and there are several reports that he's done for the season. ESPN analyst Trent Dilfer said someone in the Patriots' locker room told him that Matt Cassel will be the team's quarterback the rest of the season. Yahoo... Read more

Eagles-Rams wrapup

Sunday, September 7, 2008, 5:17 PM
The Eagles were impressive in a 38-3 win over the Rams this afternoon. Thanks to all who joined me for the game blog. I haven't left this spot on the couch all day, but it was a lot of fun. Be sure to check out philly.com's Eagles section for stories, columns and more from both the Inquirer and Daily... Read more

Fourth quarter: Eagles-Rams

Sunday, September 7, 2008, 3:30 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. First quarter observations Second quarter observations Third quarter observations How they scored Eagles 38, Rams 3 -- St. Louis finally got on the board with a 46-yard field goal from Josh Brown with 9:00 left in the game. The Rams' offense went 52 yards on six... Read more

Third quarter: Eagles-Rams

Sunday, September 7, 2008, 2:43 PM
Refresh your browser for updates. First quarter observations Second quarter observations How they scored Eagles 31, Rams 0 -- David Akers connected on a 23-yard field goal with 2:31 left in the third quarter. The score was set up by a 60-yard punt return by DeSean Jackson. Eagles 28, Rams 0 -- Fullback... Read more
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