Jan 072011
Eagles Runaround: McCoy, Samuel, DeSean, Defense, more...

January 7: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… McCoy says Eagles may rely more on ground game against Packers January 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “LeSean McCoy made thousands – millions? – of Eagles fans ecstatic when he said Thursday that the Eagles plan to run the ball more against the Green Bay Packers. [More…]

Dec 022010
Eagles Runaround: 12.02.10; DeSean and his contract, Run-Pass ratio, more...

December 2: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Contract cloud hangs over Eagles’ Jackson December 2 Philadelphia Inquirer: “DeSean Jackson is worried about getting a contract extension and allowing the situation to be a distraction, according to sources close to the Eagles wide receiver. Jackson’s preoccupation with negotiating a new deal and [More…]

Nov 262010
Eagles Runaround: 11.26.10; Samuel possibly out, Defense, more...

November 26: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… If Samuel can’t play, Eagles will miss him November 26 Camden Courier-Post: “Sean McDermott said Thursday that the identity of his defense won’t change if Pro Bowl cornerback Asante Samuel can’t play Sunday night against the Bears. That’s typical coach-speak from a defensive coordinator [More…]

Nov 232010
Eagles Runaround: 11.23.10; Defense, Chemistry, Hobbs gone, more...

November 23: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Defense gives offense a lift November 23 Camden Courier-Post: “A month ago, the Eagles might have lost a game like Sunday night’s, when running lanes weren’t open, when receivers weren’t catching passes, when quarterback Michael Vick looked more human than superhuman. But things have [More…]

Nov 222010
Eagles Runaround: 11.22.10; Giants defeated, Hobbs, the Defense, more...

November 22: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Eagles defense produces November 22 Camden Courier-Post: “As the final seconds ticked away on another Eagles’ win, NBC commentator Cris Collinsworth told the national viewing offense the Giants gave away the game. Maybe it was that the Eagles took away the game — a [More…]

Nov 162010
Sixers Runaround: 11.16.10; Consistency elusive, defense, more...

November 16: Philadelphia 76ers news and stories from around the web… Sixers striving for consistency November 16 Philadelphia Daily News: “If you looked at the Cleveland Cavaliers and the 76ers before the season began and you questioned which team would be battling an identity crisis early on, Cleveland would win hands down. Their home-grown star [More…]

Oct 262010
Eagles Runaround - 10.26.10; Kolb, DeSean, the defense, more...

October 26: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Fourth-quarter naps might keep Eagles out of playoffs October 26 Camden Courier-Post: “If the Eagles continue to nap in the fourth quarter, they can plan on sleeping through the postseason, too. What a waste of time. Instead of preparing for Tennessee all week and [More…]

Oct 182010
Eagles defense a running joke no longer

October 18 Philadelphia Daily News: “The Eagles’ defense really needed this, after the early beating the Redskins inflicted 2 weeks ago, after the unseemly late-game foldup last week at San Francisco that made a solid win a nail-biter. Atlanta’s first five possessions yesterday, the Falcons managed two first downs. The score was 21-0 before Matt [More…]