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Upbeat Peters has big goals for Birds line

Upbeat Peters has big goals for Birds line

philly.com ESPN.com Updated Aug 21, 2013
The value of Jason Peters is most realized when he's not in the lineup. Without their Pro Bowl left tackle throughout the 2012 season, the Eagles lost 12 games and allowed 48 sacks. They were never able to adequately replace him.
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  • RG III practices against starters

    RG III practices against starters

    ESPN.com Aug 21, 2013
    The decision is out of his hands, but it still lies in his knee. Quarterback Robert Griffin III continues to show the Washington Redskins, and the doctors, that he will be ready for the Sept. 9 season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. He inched fo…
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  • Eagles training camp 2013: Vegas: Michael Vick has 13th best od…

    Eagles training camp 2013: Vegas: Michael Vick has 13th best odds to win the MVP award

    According to Vegas, Michael Vick is tied with the 13th best odds to win the MVP award this season.
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  • Davis: This game will help set starters

    Davis: This game will help set starters

    philly.com Aug 21, 2013
    The Eagles' defensive coordinator said that while his unit is just starting to put the pieces together, Saturday's game at Jacksonville will go a long way toward sorting out the starting lineup
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  • Trent Cole cracks NFL Rank at No. 78

    Trent Cole cracks NFL Rank at No. 78

    ESPN.com Aug 21, 2013
    It isn't surprising that Eagles defensive end Trent Cole landed at No. 78 among defensive players on ESPN's NFL Rank Project. The question is whether Eagles outside linebacker Trent Cole will be as significant a playmaker now that he has moved in Billy …
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  • Video - Will We See Vintage Vick? 09:44

    Will We See Vintage Vick?

    Aug 21
    Ron Jaworski, Skip Bayless, Jemele Hill and Michael Smith debate whether we will see vintage Michael Vick under Chip Kelly.

Sports Columnists

  • Bring on the New

    Aug 21
    PETER KING: You face two read-option quarterbacks to start the season, Colin Kaepernick and Robert Griffin III. Is the read-option the future of football? CLAY MATTHEWS: Certain quarterbacks possess a unique ability. Aaron Rodgers’ unique ability is to …
  • Don Banks: Vick smitten with Kelly's offense and more training camp notes

    Aug 21
    As the NFL preseason wanes, a collection of some notable tidbits from my two-week training camp tour. If you're scoring at home, it went Eagles, Redskins, Ravens, Steelers, Packers, Vikings, Saints, Bucs, Dolphins and Jaguars ...
  • ‘Every Record Means Something’

    Aug 21
    1. I think 2,500 rushing yards is a goal. I’ll always try to push myself. I think it’s realistic, and it can happen without a team just focusing on the run. You just have to maximize your opportunities every Sunday—don’t let any week go to waste. But it…
  • Contenders Need Some Catching Up

    Aug 21
    Contenders Need Some Catching Up