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 122010
Eagles Runaround: 11.12.10; Hobbs, Vick, Redskins, more...

November 12: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… Hobbs practices but is unlikely to play November 12 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Ellis Hobbs returned to practice, but it’s going to be “a stretch” for the injured Eagles cornerback to play Monday night against Washington, Andy Reid said. The Eagles coach on Thursday had yet [More…]

Nov 022010
Eagles Runaround: 11.02.10; DeSean, Hobbs, Patterson, more...

November 2: Philadelphia Eagles news and stories from around the web… After bye, Eagles show signs of healing November 2 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Michael Vick said that he’s 100 percent. The question now is whether the Eagles quarterback can stay that way. After missing the last three games with a rib-cartilage injury and practicing on a [More…]

Nov 012010
Eagles bench CB Ellis Hobbs; Dimitri Patterson now starter

By Justin Adkins: The Eagles have announced that cornerback Ellis Hobbs, a starter all season, has been benched in favor of Dmitri Patterson.   Patterson found out today upon arriving to work at the Novacare Complex that he was supplanting Hobbs in the starting lineup.   “It was a surprise, but hey, it’s an opportunity and I’m grateful for [More…]

Oct 172010
Hobbs thinks Eagles may be facing a crossroads game

October 17 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Eagles cornerback Ellis Hobbs remembers the game in which he realized the 2007 New England Patriots were really something – and not something made up. Hobbs, a starting cornerback with the Patriots who went undefeated in the regular season, recalled New England’s riding an 11-game winning streak when it traveled to [More…]

Aug 182010
Eagles' Hobbs a menace on the corner

August 18 Philadelphia Inquirer “Ellis Hobbs is bundled in contradiction. A cornerback whose confidence walks right to the edge of cockiness but who refers to himself as a “dog” and finds motivation by picturing himself always chasing first, he uses doubters to thrive. The Eagles are counting on Hobbs to continue defying easy categorization. The [More…]

Aug 092010
For Eagles, the secondary should be primary concern

By Justin Adkins: The Eagles took a dramatic step towards a new future this offseason, trading franchise legend Donovan McNabb and naming 2007 second-round pick Kevin Kolb the new starter. Some feel that it was too soon to move on from arguably one of the top 10 quarterbacks in the NFL, while some are excited to [More…]