Nov 132010
Eagles Runaround: 11.13.10; Sims, McNabb, Coleman, more...

November 13: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Sims: McNabb’s going down November 13 Camden Courier-Post: “Ernie Sims can’t wait to hit Donovan McNabb. He couldn’t even hide a beaming smile when asked about the potential of sacking the former Eagles franchise quarterback. “Oh yeah,” the Eagles’ hard-hitting weak-side linebacker said Friday. [More…]

Oct 082010
Eagles believe that with work, they can run and stop the run

October 8 Philadelphia Daily News columnist Les Bowen: “THE RUNNING game isn’t often a focal point around Andy Reid’s Eagles. Perhaps you’ve noticed. This week has been an exception, though. Sunday’s 17-12 loss to the Redskins led to an extended emphasis on the offense being able to run productively, to combat the cover-2 scheme Washington used [More…]

Eagles eager to fix defense woes

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Sep 262010
Eagles eager to fix defense woes

September 26 Camden Courier-Post: “Not even two months ago, when the Eagles were still in building mode on the steamy fields at Lehigh, the remade defense seemed to steal the daily headline away from quarterback Kevin Kolb and the “Generation Next” offense. Observed was the quick burst off scrimmage from defensive end Brandon Graham and [More…]

Sep 172010
Eagles' Sims fired up to face old team

September 17 Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Bob Ford: “Motivation is not a problem for Eagles linebacker Ernie Sims. He can whip himself into a dangerous, speeding projectile during any given practice for the slightest of reason. It doesn’t take much. In training camp, Sims had difficulty sorting out the difference between the contact and the noncontact drills, [More…]

Sep 112010
Coming from Lions, Eagles' Sims wants to be on winning side

September 11 Philadelphia Daily News “ERNIE SIMS wants to win tomorrow.Sure, everybody playing for the Eagles and the visiting Green Bay Packers wants to win, but Sims, the Birds’ new weakside linebacker, really wants to win, not having done so since Dec. 23, 2007, when the Detroit Lions defeated the Kansas City Chiefs, 25-20. How [More…]

Sep 092010
Sims looks for a new start with Eagles

September 9 Philadelphia Inquirer “Ernie Sims isn’t used to losing. At Florida State, playing for one of college football’s most high-profile teams, he had a winning record every year. His Seminoles teams won 10, nine, eight and seven games in his college years and won two bowl games. In his first four years in the [More…]

Aug 232010
Eagles' Reid upbeat on Sims' potential

August 23 Philadelphia Inquirer “Despite Ernie Sims failing to record a tackle against Cincinnati, Eagles coach Andy Reid praised his weakside linebacker Sunday after practice at the NovaCare Complex. “I thought he played a heck of a game,” Reid said. “I saw the same thing when I went through and looked at the stats afterward. [More…]