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Eagles Notebook: Eagles switch weekly day off to Monday

Eagles Notebook: Eagles switch weekly day off to Monday

philly.com Updated Aug 22, 2013
The Eagles' normal day off will change from Tuesdays to Mondays as Chip Kelly again goes against convention.
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  • Expect Eagles' Vick to be on the run

    Expect Eagles' Vick to be on the run

    philly.com ESPN.com Aug 22, 2013
    Quarterback Michael Vick says he'll be a dual threat for the Eagles in Chip Kelly's uptempo offense.
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  • As preseason enters Week 3, here are 10 significant position ba…

    As preseason enters Week 3, here are 10 significant position battles still up in the air

    yahoo.com Aug 22, 2013
    NFL players have competed for roster spots during voluntary workouts, organized team activities, minicamp, training camp, and throughout this preseason. So far, the majority of roster spots up for grabs have been won.Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mich…
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  • Fly girl: Rookie Eagles cheerleader Michaelaann Guaracini

    Fly girl: Rookie Eagles cheerleader Michaelaann Guaracini

    philly.com Aug 22, 2013
    Making the squad is just the beginning for Eagles cheerleaders like Michaelaann Guaracini, who balances demanding workouts, a busy game and appearance schedule and the demands of graduate school.
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  • Jason Peters will play this weekend

    Jason Peters will play this weekend

    It’s been a long time since Eagles tackle Jason Peters has played in a football game. Peters missed all of last season after tearing his Achilles twice in the offseason and then missed the first two preseason games this year because of a hamstring injur…
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  • Allen strives to survive secondary purge

    Allen strives to survive secondary purge

    ESPN.com Aug 22, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA – Only the strong (safety) survived. That’s been the case so far, as the overhaul of the Eagles’ dreadful 2012 secondary remains incomplete. Strong safety Nate Allen could be the sole survivor. “Nate's a phenomenal athlete and good football…
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  • Eagles prefer to keep Boykin in nickel slot

    Eagles prefer to keep Boykin in nickel slot

    philly.com Aug 22, 2013
    The greatest impediment to Brandon Boykin's winning a starting job at outside cornerback isn't his competition. It is that he plays in the slot significantly better than anyone else on the roster.
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  • Defensive secondary a primary concern

    Defensive secondary a primary concern

    philly.com Aug 22, 2013
    Eagles defensive coordinator Bill Davis says defensive backfield is a work in progress.
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  • Eagles Notebook: No baby steps for Lane Johnson

    Eagles Notebook: No baby steps for Lane Johnson

    philly.com Aug 22, 2013
    Offensive tackle hasn't had many rookie moments in his first training camp with the Eagles.
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  • Griffin closer to playing opener vs. Eagles

    Griffin closer to playing opener vs. Eagles

    philly.com Aug 22, 2013
    The Redskins' star quarterback says 'my eyes are set on Philly.'
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  • Tra Thomas officially joins Eagles staff as offensive assistant

    Tra Thomas officially joins Eagles staff as offensive assistant

    profootballtalk.com Aug 22, 2013
    Tra Thomas is now officially a full-time assistant coach for the Philadelphia Eagles. Thomas, who played 11 seasons for the Eagles, had already been serving as a coaching intern for the Eagles. According to Geoff Mosher of CSNPhilly,com, the Eagles have…
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  • Video - Inside the Huddle with John Clayton 02:13

    Inside the Huddle with John Clayton

    Aug 22
    John Clayton provides the inside skinny on the impact of of tight ends, Chip Kelly and his fast-paced Eagles' offense, and why J.J. Watt's goal of 20 sacks, 20 tackles for losses and 20 deflected passes may be in jeopardy.

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