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Eagles Brass Heads to ATL to Talk to Armstrong and Nolan

Eagles Brass Heads to ATL to Talk to Armstrong and Nolan

The Eagles team brass headed to Atlanta on Wednesday to start the first round of interviews for the team’s head coaching vacancy. Team chairman Jeffrey Lurie, president Don Smolenski and general manager Howie Roseman boarded a flight around 2:45 p.m. an
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  • Eagles One of 3 Teams Ready to Talk to Chip Kelly

    Eagles One of 3 Teams Ready to Talk to Chip Kelly

    Oregon football coach Chip Kelly is a wanted man, and if he wants it, he will be on a NFL sideline somewhere in 2013. Reports state that Kelly will have sit down interviews with Cleveland Browns, Philadelphia Eagles and Buffalo Bills about their open he…
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  • Paolantonio “flabbergasted” by Arizona’s interest in Reid

    Paolantonio “flabbergasted” by Arizona’s interest in Reid

    profootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013
    Whether it’s on Wednesday or Thursday, the Cardinals will interview former Eagles coach Andy Reid. And the possibility of the Cardinals hiring Reid isn’t sitting well with ESPN’s Sal Paolantonio, a veteran reporter who has covered the Eagles for a l
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  • New Eagle Everette Brown takes to Instagram to voice excitement…

    New Eagle Everette Brown takes to Instagram to voice excitement over joining Birds

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Eagles have signed defensive end Everette Brown to a two-year future contract. Brown took to his Instagram to announce the deal to fans.
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  • Andy Reid, Ray Horton and Mike McCoy are hot names on the NFL h…

    Andy Reid, Ray Horton and Mike McCoy are hot names on the NFL head coach rumor mill

    yahoo.com Jan 2, 2013
    Here's a Wednesday afternoon roundup of rumors and interviews for the seven head coaching vacancies in the NFL. Arizona Cardinals: The Cardinals have been closely linked to former Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid, whose pitch includes a vow to &…
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  • Let's Revisit The Dumb Stuff Rick Reilly Wrote About David Aker…

    Let's Revisit The Dumb Stuff Rick Reilly Wrote About David Akers Last Year

    deadspin.com Jan 2, 2013
    In December 2011, Rick Reilly wrote one of his trademark telethon-monologue columns about then-37-year-old kicker David Akers, who'd overcome all manner of personal hardship to kick a bunch of field goals for the 49ers. It was basically a nice story, bu…
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  • Stevie Brown wins second defensive player of the week award

    Stevie Brown wins second defensive player of the week award

    profootballtalk.com Jan 2, 2013
    Even though they routed the Eagles 42-7 last Sunday, the Giants didn’t make the playoffs. Safety Stevie Brown got a small consolation prize on Wednesday when he was named the NFC defensive player of the week for Week 17. Brown had six tackles and an int
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  • Eagles coaching search roundup

    Eagles coaching search roundup

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    Since the end of the NFL season, seven head coaches have been fired - five of them along with their team's general manager. That means there plenty of openings for potential candidates, including former Eagles coach Andy Reid.
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  • Sources: Reid to talk to K.C. before Cards

    Sources: Reid to talk to K.C. before Cards

    ESPN.com philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    Before arriving in Arizona on Wednesday night for his interview with the Cardinals, former Eagles coach Andy Reid first will interview on Wednesday in Philadelphia with Kansas City Chiefs officials, according to league sources.
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  • Kelly deflects questions on NFL

    Kelly deflects questions on NFL

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    One of the first questions Oregon coach Chip Kelly - perhaps the front-runner to take over as coach of the Eagles - was asked after arriving in Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl was about the possibility of coaching in the NFL.
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  • Eagles coaching candidates

    Eagles coaching candidates

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    CANDIDATES Here is a look at the announced candidates for the Eagles' head-coaching job: * MIKE NOLAN Current job: First season as Falcons defensive coordinator
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  • Eagles Notebook: Eagles GM Roseman wants players who 'bleed gre…

    Eagles Notebook: Eagles GM Roseman wants players who 'bleed green'

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    THE NEW COACH will be a huge piece of the puzzle, obviously, but one thing that emerged with crystal clarity from the Eagles' news conference and variously hallway confabs that followed is that when it comes to building the roster, Howie Roseman will be…
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  • No surefire way to pick the next Eagles coach

    No surefire way to pick the next Eagles coach

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    OK, QUICK: Who replaced Vince Lombardi when he left the Packers? Chuck Noll when he retired from the Steelers?
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  • Three reasons Foles is favorite to be Eagles' starter quarterba…

    Three reasons Foles is favorite to be Eagles' starter quarterback in 2013

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    NICK FOLES has three fairly significant things going in his favor as far as his chances of being the Eagles' starting quarterback in 2013.
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  • Eagles to interview Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy

    Eagles to interview Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy

    philly.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Eagles will interview Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy for their head coaching vacancy this weekend, according to a CBSsports.com report.
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  • Video - Is Andy Reid Overrated Or Underrated? 07:41

    Is Andy Reid Overrated Or Underrated?

    Jan 2
    Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith discuss Andy Reid's legacy as head coach in Philadelphia.

Sports Columnists

  • Kerry J. Byrne: Momentum means a lot in the playoffs, but who has it?

    Jan 2
    The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks enter the 2012 postseason red hot and razor sharp. If momentum matters, they're heading for a collision course in New Orleans.
  • Ray Lewis retires -- Ravens linebacker among five best defensive players e…

    Jan 2
    Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis won't be easily replaced by Baltimore or the NFL at large.