This is the November 19, 2012 news archive. View today's Eagles rumors and news.
Things are so bad in Philadelphia that reporters are just asking Andy Reid if he's going to quit to save himself the indignity of being fired. The Eagles were soundly defeated by the Redskins yesterday, 31-6, bringing Philly down to 3-7 and all by itsel…
Share TweetRedskins linebacker London Fletcher’s consecutive games played streak is in jeopardy again. Fletcher sprained his left ankle during Sunday’s 31-6 win over the Eagles and Tarik El-Bashir of CSNWashington.com reports that Fletcher’s ankle is in a walkShare TweetHad the Washington Redskins signed Brandon Meriweather for the sole purpose of playing a lights-out first half in their Week 11 game and leading them to a convincing victory over the Philadelphia Eagles, then you could absolutely call that a first-rate …Source: ESPN.comShare TweetAfter Andy Reid said he wasn’t going to quit on the Eagles, he moved on to updating the status of quarterback Michael Vick and running back LeSean McCoy. Both players are recovering from concussions and both are still at the first stage of the process.Share TweetAndy Reid said Monday that he won't resign as the Philadelphia Eagles' coach because quitting on his team would be a "cop out" after he has asked the players to keep fighting.
Do the Eagles care enough to win?Updated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetNot only did the Eagles get blown out by RGIII and the Redskins, RB LeSean McCoy suffered a concussion in the fourth. CineSport's Noah Coslov and The Philadelphia Inquirer's Jeff McLane discuss.
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie: Nobody has lined up and beaten usUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetThe Eagles have lost six straight games and are coming off a 31-6 pasting at the hands of a 4-6 Redskins team on Sunday afternoon. Players seem resigned to the fact that coach Andy Reid will be gone in the near future, although it seems that Reid will r…Share TweetSome statistical nuggets leftover from the debacle that was Redskins 31, Eagles 6.Share TweetNext week, when the Panthers and Eagles prepare to square off on Monday Night Football, one of the guys from the ESPN broadcast team eventually could end up being a candidate to coach not one but both of the teams that will be playing. Awkward. Indeed, …
Castillo must be laughing at Eagles' defenseUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. - Somewhere, Juan Castillo is laughing right now. And if he isn't, he damn well should be. The defense that Castillo was deemed unfit to lead last month has been an absolute joke since Andy Reid's mid-October panic move.
Breakfast links: Eagles sink to the bottomUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetYeah, a couple of teams gained ground on the idle first-place Giants in the NFC East race. But the way the division's teams played for most of the day Sunday, it's clearer than ever that, if the Giants don't win this division, they will have themselves …Source: ESPN.com
Eagles Math: 4 x 13 = BaaadUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetThe Eagles have lost four consecutive games by at least 13 games.Share Tweet7 Average yards per rush for Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III. 3 Average yards per rush for Eagles star running back LeSean McCoy.Share TweetHere are some observations and ruminations about Sunday's Eagles-Redskins game: It's like a bad rerun. The Eagles gave up another long touchdown after there was an obvious breakdown in the secondary.
Fans: Eagles lacking in all facets of gameUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetJoin the conversation after every Eagles game with the Daily News. Send reactions by email to ; use the hashtag #eaglesaftermath on Twitter; or visit the Daily News Facebook page. Here is a sampling after Sunday's 31-6 loss to the Redskins.
Eagles' top receivers invisibleUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. - For those who could bring themselves to read past the final score at the top of the stat sheet, there was this stunner in the wide-receivers section of the enumerated carnage:
Eagles worst in the NFL? Better not argueUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. - The Eagles are seven points from being the only winless team in the NFL. Zero-and-10. There is a very good argument that, on this day, they are the worst team in the NFL.
Eagles Notebook: Shady hurt in garbage timeUpdated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. - In the cramped visitors' locker room at FedEx Field, LeSean McCoy started making his way to the showers, clad in a towel. At McCoy's side was a member of the Eagles' training staff.
How to evaluate Eagles quarterback Foles in midst of disaster?Updated Nov 19, 2012 Share TweetLANDOVER, Md. - There are different levels of bad, as the Eagles are learning now on a weekly basis. They look different, and they smell different, and they come with different sets of consequences. And this is the fear:
Andy Reid Won't QuitNov 19Andy Reid says he won't resign as Philadelphia's coach because quitting on his team would be a "cop-out."
More Surprising: Irish Or Eagles?Nov 19Ron Jaworski and Mike Golic debate whether Notre Dame or Philadelphia has had a more surprising season.
Have Eagles players quit?Nov 19Marshall Faulk, Michael Irvin, and Deion Sanders talk about whether the Philadelphia Eagles have given up after losing six straight, along with whether the Saints or the Bengals are more believable.
GameDay: Eagles vs. Redskins highlightsNov 19Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III rocked the Philadelphia Eagles going 14 for 15 with four touchdowns to dominate in the 31-6 victory over the Eagles.
Peter King: QBs make their mark on eventful Week 11, for both good and badNov 19Eleven main characters from an eventful Week 11 that had its share of drama.