Oct 302010
Jackson faces another long road back to Eagles

October 30 Wilmington News Journal: “The stadium went silent. That’s what Jamaal Jackson remembers most about the moment his arm went numb and the realization set in that his season, barely 20 minutes old, was over. Almost 70,000 fans had packed Lincoln Financial Field for the opener against Green Bay, but the Eagles‘ center couldn’t [More…]

Sep 152010
Eagles' Jamaal Jackson has arm surgery, done for season

September 15 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Less than nine months after he had surgery to correct a torn anterior cruciate ligament, Jamaal Jackson underwent a procedure Tuesday to have his right triceps tendon repaired, the Eagles said. The center, who suffered the injury during the second quarter of Sunday’s season opener against the Green Bay Packers, was [More…]

Sep 132010
Devastating injuries for Eagles' Weaver, Jamaal Jackson

September 13 Philadelphia Daily News “Jamaal Jackson and Leonard Weaver are veteran leaders for the Eagles, solid citizens, vital cogs. Weaver, the fullback, played in the Pro Bowl after last season, after bailing out a team that had no short-yardage running game. The coaching staff was actively encouraging Jackson, the center, to play in yesterday’s [More…]

Sep 112010
McGlynn expects to see plenty of action in Eagles' opener

September 11 Philadelphia Inquirer “As Mike McGlynn sees it, he’s playing Sunday.  “And I’m going to play a lot,” the Eagles backup center said after Friday’s practice at the NovaCare Complex.  But the Eagles would rather he didn’t have to see an enormous amount of action in the season opener against the Green Bay Packers [More…]

Eagles’ Jackson hopes knee holds up

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Sep 092010
Eagles' Jackson hopes knee holds up

Eagles C Jamaal Jackson September 9 Camden Courier-Post: “The question to Eagles center Jamaal Jackson was whether he felt confident that he could make it through the entire game Sunday against the Green Bay Packers on his surgically repaired left knee. The Delaware State product, who plays center for the Eagles, hesitated for a few [More…]

Sep 062010
Nick Cole To Start At Right Guard For Eagles

September 6 Philadelphia Inquirer “The way Andy Reid portrayed it, Nick Cole was returning to his rightful place when the Eagles‘ coach named him the starting right guard after trading away Stacy Andrews on Saturday. Cole spent most of last season at right guard until center Jamaal Jackson suffered a knee injury. Cole moved over [More…]

Sep 042010
Jamaal Jackson: '99.9 percent' chance he plays in opener

September 3 Philadelphia Inquirer “Center Jamaal Jackson could be the opening day starter after all. During an interview on last night’s broadcast of the preseason finale, Jackson said that the chances of him playing on Sept. 12 against Green Bay are “99.9 percent.” Jackson said his knee “feels great” following ACL surgery last December and [More…]

Eagles’ key pieces mostly set to go

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Sep 012010
Eagles' key pieces mostly set to go

September 1 Philadelphia Inquirer “The Eagles‘ main components are getting healthy just in time for the regular season. Guard Todd Herremans (ankle), linebacker Ernie Sims (forearm), and defensive end Trent Cole (ankle) were all back on the practice field Tuesday, along with center Jamaal Jackson, who delivered snaps for the first-team offense and showed no [More…]