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McCoy concussion latest blow to Eagles

McCoy concussion latest blow to Eagles

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 18, 2012
LANDOVER, Md. -- In the final minutes of a lopsided loss to the Washington Redskins, with the Philadelphia Eagles trailing by 25 points, running back LeSean McCoy suffered a concussion. There was no immediate word on the long-term implications for McCoy…
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  • NFC East a must-see mess; Snap Judgments

    NFC East a must-see mess; Snap Judgments

    CNNSI.com Nov 18, 2012
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a wild, overtime-drenched Week 11 in the NFL...
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  • Eagles players see writing on the wall for Andy Reid

    Eagles players see writing on the wall for Andy Reid

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    The Eagles got blown out of the building by the Redskins on Sunday, a result that was bad news for coach Andy Reid. It’s now six straight losses for the Eagles and the margin of defeat keeps getting bigger. Owner Jeffrey Lurie made it clear that the tea
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  • Vick could be back as soon as next week

    Vick could be back as soon as next week

    Mike Vick’s concussion symptoms could be subsiding quickly. With the Eagles struggling (again) on offense and defense and rookie quarterback Nick Foles not playing very well, the Eagles no longer have any reason to overstate the condition of Vick follow
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  • Cowboys take a big hit on the O-line

    Cowboys take a big hit on the O-line

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    I will have some more extensive thoughts Monday on the Dallas Cowboys, the toughness they showed in coming back to win a tougher-than-expected game Sunday against the Browns and the fact that they're only one game out of first place with six games to go…
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  • Ed Hochuli Reviewed An Un-Reviewable Play And Then Said He Did …

    Ed Hochuli Reviewed An Un-Reviewable Play And Then Said He Did Not Review It Because It Was Un-Reviewable

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    Cleveland unexpectedly forced Dallas to overtime, and after an incomplete pass to Miles Austin with 8:35 left to go in the extra period Cleveland called timeout-presumably to force a replay from the booth. Cleveland thought the play was a catch, fumble
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  • Plenty of quarterbacks could be available in the offseason

    Plenty of quarterbacks could be available in the offseason

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    As we get closer to the end of the regular season, and the coaching changes that inevitably will come with it, the fact that every coach wants his own quarterback could cause plenty of quarterbacks to be available via free agency or trade. It’s already
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  • Texans, Bucs, Cowboys win in OT

    Texans, Bucs, Cowboys win in OT

    CNNSI.com Nov 18, 2012
    If you like overtime, you sure loved Sunday. Three early games were decided in OT. Chris Burke reviews the madness and examines the wild wins by the Texans, Bucs and Cowboys.
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  • Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit:…

    Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the happiest person you'll ever see on the receiving end of a ball from Cam Newton, to the Cowboys onside kicking in the third quarter, and failing. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, …
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  • Brandon Meriweather says knee injury isn’t serious

    Brandon Meriweather says knee injury isn’t serious

    Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather probably shouldn’t walk under any ladders. Meriweather’s left knee injury kept him out for weeks of the regular season before he was finally ready to return on Sept. 30 against the Buccaneers. He collided with wide
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  • RG3 moves the Redskins past the Eagles

    RG3 moves the Redskins past the Eagles

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- On Nov. 15, 2010, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick played the game of his life and beat the Washington Redskins 59-28 on "Monday Night Football." That night, the Redskins didn't look as though they belonged on the …
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  • RG III nearly perfect in Redskins win

    RG III nearly perfect in Redskins win

    yahoo.com Nov 18, 2012
    Robert Griffin III threw for 200 yards during the Washington Redskins 31-6 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. By itself, that number is not that impressive. What is impressive is that of the 15 passes he threw, 14 were caught. Four were for touchdowns.  …
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  • Bailey's FG seals Cowboys' wild win vs. Browns

    Bailey's FG seals Cowboys' wild win vs. Browns

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    Dan Bailey kicked a 38-yard field goal in overtime, and Dallas overcame a critical fumble by Tony Romo that sparked a wild ending in the Cowboys' 23-20 victory against Cleveland on Sunday.
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  • Cowboys win after confusing replay sequence

    Cowboys win after confusing replay sequence

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    It took nearly an extra nine minutes, but the Cowboys got it done in overtime. A 38-yard field goal from Dan Bailey lifted the Cowboys to a 23-20 win with 6:07 to play, capping a seven-play, 28-yard drive. An exchange of punts converted the game to sudd…
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  • RG3 throws 4 TDs in Redskins' rout of Eagles

    RG3 throws 4 TDs in Redskins' rout of Eagles

    Robert Griffin III threw four touchdown passes Sunday, and the Washington Redskins broke a three-game losing streak with a 31-6 win over the skidding Philadelphia Eagles.
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  • Overtime in Dallas: They say everything’s bigger in Texas.  Tod…

    Overtime in Dallas: They say everything’s bigger in Texas.  Today,…

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    They say everything’s bigger in Texas.  Today, both of the NFL games being played there are. A 32-yard field goal from Cowboys kicker Dan Bailey has forced overtime against the Browns, joining the Jags-Texans extra-session contest in Houston. The Cowbo
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  • Bad call fuels Browns comeback

    Bad call fuels Browns comeback

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    After trailing by 13 into the third quarter, the Cowboys made a game of it. And the officials helped give the late lead to the Browns. After a goal-line stand by the Cowboys kept the score at 17-13, three runs followed by a punt gave Josh Cribbs the bal…
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  • Browns blanking ‘Boys, so far

    Browns blanking ‘Boys, so far

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is 20-3 in the month of November. Coincidentally, that could be the final score of Sunday’s game.  With the Cowboys losing. The Browns lead in the third quarter, 13-0.  Yes, the Cowboys are driving.  But it’s been all
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  • Nick Foles picked on first drive

    Nick Foles picked on first drive

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    The name of the quarterback has changed, but the turnovers have continued for the Eagles. Nick Foles was intercepted on third down of his first drive as a starter, which set the Redskins up in good field position that they used to grab a 7-0 lead. Foles…
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  • Mike Holmgren Is Not Interested In The Cowboys Job That Is Not …

    Mike Holmgren Is Not Interested In The Cowboys Job That Is Not Available: Your NFL Early Games Open Thread

    Week 11 is here and we've got a lot to talk about including coaching controversies and the Vickless Eagles. Let's get going already. More »
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  • Cowboys' Murray to miss fifth straight game

    Cowboys' Murray to miss fifth straight game

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    DeMarco Murray will miss his fifth straight game because of a sprained left foot after the Dallas Cowboys de-activated the second-year running back before Sunday's game against the Cleveland Browns.
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  • Eagles so desperate that Jake Scott is starting

    Eagles so desperate that Jake Scott is starting

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    How thin is the Eagles’ offensive line? So thin that Jake Scott, who has spent all year on his couch, will start at right guard today, just six days after signing with Philadelphia. Although players don’t usually step in off the street and into the st
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  • Pierre Garçon returns for the Redskins

    Pierre Garçon returns for the Redskins

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    For the first time since Week Five against the Falcons, Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will be able to throw the ball to Pierre Garçon. Garçon has been sidelined since then with a foot problem that first cropped up in the season opener and ne…
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  • Joe Haden out for Browns vs. Cowboys

    Joe Haden out for Browns vs. Cowboys

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    The Browns won’t have their best defensive player today against the Cowboys. Although cornerback Joe Haden made the trip to Dallas, he was ruled out after pregame warmups today. Haden suffered an oblique injury during practice on Wednesday, and the Brow
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  • How you feeling? Eagles-Redskins

    How you feeling? Eagles-Redskins

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- As the Washington Redskins prepare to host the Philadelphia Eagles today at 1 p.m. ET at FedEx Field, here's one reason for Eagles fans to feel good and one reason for Redskins fans to do the same. Eagles feeling good: The Eagles have w…
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  • Curiosity has helped Dez improve

    Curiosity has helped Dez improve

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    As the saying goes, curiosity killed the cat.  For Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant, curiosity is making that cat play a little prettier on the field. Via Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com, Bryant recently explained to reporters that he’s asking more questio
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  • NFC East Blog: Boys, Skins Should Prevail

    NFC East Blog: Boys, Skins Should Prevail

    giantsfootballblog.com Nov 18, 2012
    from Jimmy Kempski of Blogging the bEast….. Browns at Cowboys: The Cowboys have three consecutive home games against bad teams (Browns, Redskins, Eagles).  This is an absolute golden opportunity for them to make a serious run at the Giants for the div
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  • Video - RG3 Guides Redskins To Biggest Win Since 2007 00:37

    RG3 Guides Redskins To Biggest Win Since 2007

    Nov 18
    Robert Griffin III and Santonio Holmes address the media after leading the Redskins to their biggest win since 2007.
  • Video - Romo Looking To Play Better Going Forward 00:44

    Romo Looking To Play Better Going Forward

    Nov 18
    Jason Garrett and Tony Romo talk about winning a tight battle against the Browns and getting ready for the Redskins on Thursday.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Redskins Recap 01:22

    Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Redskins Recap

    Nov 18
    Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Redskins' 31-6 win over the Eagles.
  • Video - Eagles postgame press conference 02:31

    Eagles postgame press conference

    Nov 18
    Eagles react following game with Redskins

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