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Evaluating the mindset of the Eagles

Evaluating the mindset of the Eagles

philly.com Updated Dec 4, 2012
With Andy Reid naming Nick Foles the starting QB for the rest of the season, what is the attitude among the players? CineSport's Noah Coslov and The Philadelphia Inquirer's Jeff McLane discuss.
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  • Who is Next to Go for the Eagles?

    Who is Next to Go for the Eagles?

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    What is the most desirable trait for the next Eagles head coach? Who will be the next Eagles' player or coach to go? CineSport's Noah Coslov & the Philadelphia Daily News' Rich Hofmann discuss.
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  • Who is the Eagles' weakest link?

    Who is the Eagles' weakest link?

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    "You ARE the weakest link!" that shrill British femcee sniped at cowering quiz-show contestants a decade ago. Now that the Eagles are major losers, too, maybe it's time to ask: Who's the weakest link on this club?
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  • Report: Hiring Washburn was driven by Roseman

    Report: Hiring Washburn was driven by Roseman

    (For-now) Eagles coach Andy Reid said Monday the decision to fire defensive line coach Jim Washburn was his and his alone. But the decision to hire him might have had more to do with general manager Howie Roseman. According two Jeff McLane of the Philad…
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  • Throw It Here, Rook!

    Throw It Here, Rook!

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    Eagles rookies that have thrown TD passes since 1970.
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  • Peter King: RGIII helps overcome Giants as Redskins gain ground…

    Peter King: RGIII helps overcome Giants as Redskins gain ground in NFC East race

    CNNSI.com Dec 4, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- A few minutes after Washington's 17-16 victory over the Giants on Monday night made the NFC East a competition instead of a rout with four games to play, the raucous crowd of 80,000 at FedEx Field couldn't get enough of its hero. "…
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  • Eagles Notes:  Concussion keeps LeSean McCoy on sideline

    Eagles Notes: Concussion keeps LeSean McCoy on sideline

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    Eagles running back LeSean McCoy is in the third phase of a five-step concussion recovery process that has already sidelined him for two games. He has progressed since last Friday, when McCoy was in the second stage, but he is still not able to return t…
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  • Eagles' defensive backs the toast of the NFL

    Eagles' defensive backs the toast of the NFL

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    If I'm David Sims, Curtis Marsh or Brandon Hughes, I retire from football if I don't play this week at Tampa Bay.
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  • Washburn-Mudd a gamble that didn't pay off

    Washburn-Mudd a gamble that didn't pay off

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    THE WHOLE "Grumpy Old Men" act Andy Reid brought to town after the 2010 season is in tatters, along with just about everything else the Eagles' coach has tried the past 3 years.
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  • Eagles' Reid knows something - could it be that he'll be back n…

    Eagles' Reid knows something - could it be that he'll be back next season?

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    IT WAS unseasonably warm for the first Monday in December. The temperature in the NovaCare Complex hadn't been adjusted for the weather. It felt like the heater was running.
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  • Nick Foles & Bryce Brown make it interesting

    Nick Foles & Bryce Brown make it interesting

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    SO THE FINAL four games of this Eagles season resemble the first four - with a "Twilight Zone" twist. Then, the postgame conversation was about culpable coaches and game-deciding fumbles and the ability of the starting quarterback to take the …
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  • Will Marcus Vick do time in jail?

    Will Marcus Vick do time in jail?

    philly.com Dec 4, 2012
    MARCUS VICK had better get off Twitter and get on the stick. Last month, Vick made news when he tweeted that the Eagles should trade his older brother Michael.
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    The pulse of the NFL season changes weekly. Every Tuesday, SI.com will break down the front-runners for the major NFL awards.
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    Dec 4
    Week 13 in the NFL had its requisite amount of 16 losers -- and, yes, we know the Rams and 49ers nearly tied once again -- but nobody in the league lost more ground than the Bears and Ravens, both of whom were upset at home on Sunday by six-win teams, d…
  • Peter King: Behind star trio, rookie QB class playing beyond its years; ma…

    Dec 4
    LANDOVER, Md. -- "It's all being ready to play at a younger age,'' Robert Griffin III said early this morning, putting those crazy striped socks on at his locker at FedEx Field. "I mean, look at how [South Carolina defensive end] Jadeveon Clow…