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Babin can leave Jaguars after 2013, if he wants

Babin can leave Jaguars after 2013, if he wants

profootballtalk.com ESPN.com philly.com Updated Nov 28, 2012
The Jaguars claimed via waiver on Wednesday the contract of former Eagles defensive end Jason Babin.  The contract covers three more seasons. Under a little-known quirk in the Collective Bargaining Agreement, Babin can become a free agent after the 2013…
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  • Jason Avant has full participation in practice

    Jason Avant has full participation in practice

    philly.com Nov 28, 2012
    Jason Avant was a full participant in practice for the first time since suffering an injury in the Eagles' last game against the Cowboys. Avant has a good chance of playing Sunday against the Cowboys.
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  • Rick Reilly takes a shot at Cam, Panthers fire back

    Rick Reilly takes a shot at Cam, Panthers fire back

    profootballtalk.com Nov 28, 2012
    Well, Rick Reilly appears to have gotten this one first on Twitter as well. Whether it’s true or not is a matter for debate. Hours after the Panthers beat the Eagles Monday night, Reilly took a shot at Panthers quarterback Cam Newton, accusing him of da
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  • Andy Reid Says He Hasn’t Talked to Jeffrey Lurie About His Futu…

    Andy Reid Says He Hasn’t Talked to Jeffrey Lurie About His Future

    eaglesgab.com philly.com Nov 28, 2012
    Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie said in August that the Eagles needed to be better than last year’s 8-8 mark or major changes would be in store. And if the owner was serious in his preseason press conference, then this latest loss probably marked the end of
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  • Cam Newton takes offensive player of the week

    Cam Newton takes offensive player of the week

    profootballtalk.com Nov 28, 2012
    Panthers quarterback Cam Newton’s second NFL season hasn’t been the rousing success that his rookie season was, but his play in Week 12 was something closer to what we saw in 2011. The performance against the Eagles brought Newton an honor he also cla
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  • Eagles Notes: McCoy still feeling effects of concussion

    Eagles Notes: McCoy still feeling effects of concussion

    philly.com Nov 28, 2012
    The Eagles said Tuesday that LeSean McCoy is still in the first phase of a five-stage process to return from a concussion, making it unlikely that McCoy will play Sunday against the Dallas Cowboys.
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  • Eagles Rewind: Eagles need Bryce Brown as complement to LeSean …

    Eagles Rewind: Eagles need Bryce Brown as complement to LeSean McCoy

    philly.com Nov 28, 2012
    Though it may have looked as if the play-calling changed Monday night with Bryce Brown at running back, the Eagles called the same plays they had called when the injured LeSean McCoy was the primary ballcarrier. There may have been more reliance on the …
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  • Further Review: Eagles' defense lacking in upstairs game

    Further Review: Eagles' defense lacking in upstairs game

    philly.com Nov 28, 2012
    AFTER THOSE first two ridiculous first-quarter Carolina touchdowns Monday night, on which receivers were left uncovered by flummoxed Eagles defenders, I bumped into a fellow I know in the press box. Don't want to say who, because we weren't talking for …
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  • Video - E:60 - The Real McCoy 11:55

    E:60 - The Real McCoy

    Nov 28
    Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy is no secret to NFL fans. But in high school, LeSean suffered a devastating ankle injury that threatened his football future. E:60's Lisa Salters tells the story of how McCoy made it to the NFL.
  • Video - NFL32OT: Who Will Be Playoff-Bound? 02:44

    NFL32OT: Who Will Be Playoff-Bound?

    Nov 28
    Episode 226: Suzy Kolber and Mark Schlereth discuss the playoff race in the NFC. Brian Dawkins breaks down the Jaguars recent claim of Jason Babin. The NFL32 crew discuss the issues that plague the Eagles defense.
  • Video - Jaguars Claim Jason Babin 01:56

    Jaguars Claim Jason Babin

    Nov 28
    Jason Babin, who was released by the Eagles, was claimed by the Jacksonville Jaguars.
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-DAL 01:02

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: PHI-DAL

    Nov 28
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Eagles-Cowboys

Sports Columnists

  • Rolando McClain to be released by Oakland Raiders, according to source

    Nov 28
    Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
  • Jim Trotter: 49ers players continue to marvel at Kaepernick's star turn

    Nov 28
    NEW ORLEANS -- This was the tipping point Who Dat Nation had been waiting on. Its beloved Saints, after surrendering 21 consecutive points, had scored to make it a one-touchdown game, and now they had 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick facing 3rd-and-11…
  • Clayton mailbag: Eagles spent money for nothing

    Nov 28
    The Eagles tried to build their dream team with older free agents. It would be wise for teams to heed the lesson learned in Philly, writes John Clayton.