Aug 152011
Eagles Runaround: Linebackers; Maclin; Cooper; Celek; Lewis; more...

Philadelphia Eagles news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Eagles have flexibility concerning Maclin’s status August 15 CSN Philly  Just to clarify one thing on Jeremy Maclin’s status: The third-year receiver is not eligible for the Reserve-Physically Unable to Perform list, which is reserved for players who have a [More…]

Oct 042010
Eagles Samuel, Cooper suffer concussions

October 4 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Cornerback Asante Samuel and wide receiver Riley Cooper suffered concussions Sunday during the 17-12 loss to the Washington Redskins. Neither returned. Joselio Hanson replaced Samuel, whose injury could result in a troubling loss if he misses significant time. He is the team’s top cover man, and the Eagles are thin on [More…]

Oct 032010
Vick Injured as Eagles Fall to McNabb, Redskins

October 3 Injuries, penalties, fumbles, shaky defense, shakier offense and a maddening time management gaffe added up to a you-can’t-make-this-stuff-up loss to the Redskins in Donovan McNabb’s return to Lincoln Financial Field. The Eagles not only lost the game, 17-12, but also quarterback Michael Vick, who suffered rib/chest injuries in the first quarter. While [More…]

Sep 072010
Eagles boast a deep and dangerous receiving corps

September 7 Philadelphia Inquirer “On the first play of his first drive as the Eagles starter, Kevin Kolb hit DeSean Jackson in stride for 21 yards. On his second throw in that preseason game, he found Jeremy Maclin for 29. Welcome to the Eagles air attack, 2010 edition. Two plays after hitting Maclin, Kolb targeted [More…]

Aug 082010
Eagles injuries create opportunities at wide receiver

August 8 Philadelphia Inquirer “No athlete would ever acknowledge being grateful for an opportunity to shine at the expense of a teammate, but injuries that sidelined Eagles wide receivers DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin did create opportunities for the backup wideouts who hope to make the Birds’ roster. “Those are our two star players, so [More…]

Aug 032010
Eagles Training Camp Notebook and Photo Gallery – Monday, 8/2

by Mike Prince In the midst of an afternoon that saw the absence of two Pro Bowlers, a flurry of hamstring injuries and a multitude of players going down with dehydration, a pair of rookies took center stage and had what appeared to be their coming-out parties in front of the thousands of Eagles faithful [More…]

Cooper’s challenge

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Jul 292010
Cooper's challenge

July 29 Camden Courier-Post  He turned down World Series rings for national championships. He traded lazy fly balls for tightly thrown spirals. The Phillies once made Riley Cooper an offer they didn’t think he’d refuse. They’d make him their third first-round pick, shower him with millions and promote him to the majors as the franchise [More…]