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Archive: October, 2008

Rule change after Eagles-Falcons blown call?

Tuesday, October 28, 2008, 11:44 PM
In his Tuesday morning MMQB column,'s Peter King speculates that a rule change could be coming in the offseason after a blown call in the Eagles-Falcons game. For those of you who missed it or are living under a rock, the refs ruled that Falcons return man Adam Jennings muffed a punt with 2:28... Read more

Eagles-Seahawks announcers, Sunday TV schedule

Tuesday, October 28, 2008, 4:53 PM
Your announcers for Fox's Sunday 4 p.m. broadcast of Eagles-Seahawks are Dick Stockton and Brian Baldinger. Stockton has been manning Fox's No. 1 team with Troy Aikman while Joe Buck has been doing baseball. However, with the World Series scheduled to be over by this weekend (I know, we should not assume... Read more

McNabb introduces Phillies

Monday, October 27, 2008, 8:43 PM
Here at the office watching Game 5 of the World Series, and who pops on the screen? Donovan McNabb. That's right. No. 5 introduced the Phillies lineup, adding his own comments after each player, including "The Lady's Man" for Pat Burrell. McNabb was at Game 4 also. When I watched Comcast... Read more

10 observations: Eagles-Falcons

Monday, October 27, 2008, 1:42 PM
As always, here are 10 observations from the Eagles' 27-14 win over the Falcons: 1. What should we make of this run defense? The Eagles held Michael Turner to 58 yards on 17 carries. He entered the game with 597 yards in six games. But when looking at his game log, this wasn't the first time he was... Read more

Chat transcript: Eagles 27, Falcons 14

Sunday, October 26, 2008, 10:56 PM
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Week 8 NFL picks

Friday, October 24, 2008, 12:28 AM
Last week: 7-6 Overall: 56-42-3 Raiders at Ravens: I'm guessing Tom Cable won't be freezing Matt Stover if this one comes down to a last-second field goal. No word on whether the Ravens have a bounty on Sebastian Janikowski. The pick: Raiders (+7) Chargers at Saints: What do Julius Jones, Matt Forte... Read more

More Eagles links: Power rankings roundup

Thursday, October 23, 2008, 2:35 PM's Dr. Z has the Eagles 10th in his power rankings: Found money. A bye then a hi-yup into the exalted tenski spot. Damn right I'm proud of the city of my birth. Step softly, though. Unpredictable Atlanta ahead. has the Eagles 11th in its power rankings: The Eagles had a very productive... Read more

Your announcers for Eagles-Falcons

Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 6:51 PM
I'll start giving you the announcers for the Eagles game every week. This week, it's Sam Rosen and Tim Ryan on the Fox broadcast at 1 p.m. Sunday. I believe these two called the Eagles-49ers game before the bye. In Philadelphia, most of us will get the Steelers-Giants game on Fox at 4 p.m. after the... Read more

Eagles links: Andy's drafting

Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 9:35 AM
From now on, the Eagles links will be compiled through a series of short posts during the week. Here's the first link... I'm told by several people that The National Football Post is a must-read site for every NFL fan/blogger. Interesting post on there by Michael Lombardi, who studied the Eagles' drafting... Read more

Winslow unhappy; MNF pick

Monday, October 20, 2008, 4:55 PM
Rumors have been swirling in regards to what exactly has sidelined Browns tight end Kellen Winslow. His name was even brought up in trade rumors before the deadline. Sunday night, Winslow explained that he had been in the hospital because of a staph infection. He told Mary Kay Cabot of The Plain Dealer... Read more
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