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Blown Coverage Costs Philadelphia Eagles in 24-20 Loss to Arizona Cardinals
October 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It all came down to one play for the Philadelphia Eagles' defense. The team had a three point lead with 1:33 left on the clock. The Arizona Cardinals were facing a third down and five from their own 25 yard line. Quarterback Carson Palmer took the snap, stepped up in...

Philadelphia Eagles Defense Dominates in 27-0 Win Over New York Giants
October 13th, 2014 at 10:24 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles defense has taken their fair share of criticism over the course of the season. On Sunday night against the New York Giants, the Eagles defense put together their finest effort of the year. They dominated the game and totally shut down a Giants offense that had been...

Philadelphia Eagles RB Darren Sproles Shines in 30-27 Comeback Win Against Indianapolis Colts
September 16th, 2014 at 11:48 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles are a second half team. They erased a 17 point deficit in week one against the Jacksonville Jaguars and a 14 deficit against the Indianapolis Colts Monday night. The Eagles improve to 2-0 on the season in part because of an outstanding performance by running back Darren...

Philadelphia Eagles at Indianapolis Monday Night Game Preview
September 15th, 2014 at 10:39 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles will look to get off to a 2-0 start against the Indianapolis Colts Monday night. The Colts come into the game after losing to the Denver Broncos in the first week of the season. The teams meet on Monday Night Football in front of a national audience. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Philadelphia Eagles Preseason Finale Against New York Jets: Players to Watch
August 28th, 2014 at 1:09 PM
For the Philadelphia Eagles, the fourth preseason game against the New York Jets is all about evaluating the players who are on the roster bubble. The starters are expected to play very little, if at all, so the coaching staff can give the opportunity to other players fighting to be...

Takeaways from the Philadelphia Eagles Convincing Win Over Pittsburgh Steelers in Third Preseason Game
August 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 AM
If the third preseason game is the dress rehearsal for the regular season, then the Philadelphia Eagles are ready to raise the curtain. The Eagles first team offense and defense dominated the Pittsburgh Steelers Thursday night, cruising to a convincing win. This will be the last time the Eagles starters...

Philadelphia Eagles Against Pittsburgh Steelers Third Preseason Game: Players to Watch
August 21st, 2014 at 12:13 PM
With the third preseason game considered the dress rehearsal for the regular season, the Philadelphia Eagles will host the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight. It will be important for the first team offense and defense to get extended reps as well as the players vying for a roster spot to make an...

Takeaways from the Philadelphia Eagles Preseason Week 2 Loss to New England Patriots
August 16th, 2014 at 1:57 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles dropped their second preseason game to the New England Patriots in a 42-35 shootout. After the two teams practiced against each other earlier in the week, the game was a penalty fest and sloppy at times. Despite those issues, there were plenty of positives and negatives to...

Philadelphia Eagles Preseason Week Two Against New England Patriots: Players to Watch
August 15th, 2014 at 1:10 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles play their second preseason game tonight against the New England Patriots. The two team practiced together this week in joint sessions and now see each other on the field. Here are the players to watch for the Eagles. ***VIDEO1*** Quarterbacks Nick Foles got off to a rocky start in the...

Takeaways from the Philadelphia Eagles Preseason Opening Loss to Chicago Bears
August 9th, 2014 at 9:56 AM
The first preseason game is really about knocking off the rust and starting the evaluation process of players. In the Philadelphia Eagles preseason opening 34-28 loss against the Chicago Bears, the team has several ups and downs. That's how it goes in the preseason. ***VIDEO1*** Quarterback Nick Foles struggled in his first...

Home of Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson Burglarized
January 11th, 2014 at 11:43 PM
First reported by Fox 29, the house of Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was broken into and burglarized this weekend.  Jackson's home is in South Philadelphia. ***PHOTO1*** The star Eagles receiver was not home at the time of the burglary and his mother had called the police Saturday morning.  It appeared...

Crashing the Party: Philadelphia Eagles Take on the New Orleans Saints in First Post-Season Appearance Since 2010
January 4th, 2014 at 7:29 PM
After missing the playoffs during the 2011 and 2012 seasons, firing then-head coach Andy Reid and hiring current head coach Chip Kelly prior to this season, the Philadelphia Eagles were being counted out in the NFC East when it came to the playoff picture.  That lasted through the first eight...

It All Comes Down to This: Philadelphia Eagles Vs. Dallas Cowboys, NFC East Title up for Grabs
December 29th, 2013 at 6:34 PM
It's the final game of the regular season and both teams are going for the same prize: the NFC East title.  Tonight, the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Dallas Cowboys in AT&T Stadium with the hopes of securing their first trip to the post-season since the 2010 season. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: texas_mustang...

Philadelphia Eagles Look to Get First Home Win of Season Against Washington Redskins, Claim Sole Possession of First Place in NFC East
November 17th, 2013 at 12:41 PM
It's been 10 games since the Philadelphia Eagles last won at home at Lincoln Financial Field.  In today's NFC East divisional matchup, the Eagles look to take down Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins in order to break away from the Dallas Cowboys and claim sole possession of first...

Nick Foles Named NFC Player of the Week, Has Jersey Put in Hall of Fame
November 8th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
Nick Foles has earned himself two more honors this week after his record-tying performance against the Oakland Raiders this past Sunday.  Foles led the Philadelphia Eagles to a 49-20 victory over the Raiders in his first start since sustaining a concussion against the Dallas Cowboys. ***PHOTO1*** Throwing seven touchdowns with no interceptions...

Former Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver Freddie Mitchell Sentenced to Prison
October 30th, 2013 at 12:52 AM
Former Philadelphia Eagle Freddie Mitchell has had his day in court and has been sentenced to serve 37 months in prison on tax fraud charges. ***PHOTO1*** Mitchell, a wide receiver for the Eagles from 2001 to 2004, plead guilty for conspiring to file a false tax return.  Prosecutors said two other people...

Car Attendant Stole $225,000 from Todd Herremans
October 23rd, 2013 at 11:41 PM
Philadelphia Eagles lineman Todd Herremans had roughly $225,000 stolen from his bank account.  The person who stole the money was a car attendant for the Eagles. ***PHOTO1*** During games, the Eagles have an attendant to look after the cars of the players.  No one in the organization expected a car attendant to...

Keys to a Philadelphia Eagles Victory Over the New York Giants
October 5th, 2013 at 9:18 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been struggling lately as they have lost their past three games.  The New York Giants are in the same boat as they haven't won a game yet this season.  This will be a "turnaround" game for both teas.  But, what do the Eagles need to do...

Philadelphia Eagles Defense Vs. Peyton Manning… Advantage Goes to Peyton
September 28th, 2013 at 11:43 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are set to play the Denver Broncos tomorrow afternoon in the Mile High City.  While the Eagles defense showed the level they are capable of playing at in Week One, they haven't shown the same for the past two games.  With that in mind, the advantage goes...

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September 28th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
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