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Inside the Eagles: Eagles 'D' fails in the clutch

Inside the Eagles: Eagles 'D' fails in the clutch

PITTSBURGH - The Eagles liked their odds on third down and 12.
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  • Steelers' Mendenhall provides dagger for Eagles

    Steelers' Mendenhall provides dagger for Eagles

    philly.com Oct 7, 2012
    PITTSBURGH - The Eagles had just pounded out a 17-play, fourth-quarter touchdown drive that appeared to have three main features:
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  • The Colts Discount Double Checked And B.J. Raji-Shuffled All Ov…

    The Colts Discount Double Checked And B.J. Raji-Shuffled All Over The Packers: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Oct 7, 2012
    Here's where we're putting the GIFs of the week, from Donald Brown triumphantly trolling the Packers to Brandon Lloyd dancing around like no one's looking. Only the Chargers and Saints have yet to play, so let's see what the week had to offer. More »
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  • Michael Vick’s fumbles hurt Eagles this time

    Michael Vick’s fumbles hurt Eagles this time

    PITTSBURGH - The last time the Pittsburgh Steelers needed to prepare a defensive game plan for dealing with Michael Vick, the quarterback was a scatter-armed 26-year-old whose biggest public relations issue was an unfortunate incident regarding what use…
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  • Kurt Coleman throws away Antonio Brown’s shoe (VIDEO)

    Kurt Coleman throws away Antonio Brown’s shoe (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Oct 7, 2012
    Antonio Brown had a big game during the Pittsburgh Steelers' tight win over the Philadelphia Eagles. He finished the day with 86 yards on seven catches, so the Eagles had to get creative in defending him. For example, Kurt Coleman tried the old Steal Br…
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  • Tornoe's Take: Eagles-Steelers

    Tornoe's Take: Eagles-Steelers

    philly.com ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    Cartoonist Rob Tornoe draws a weekly cartoon for the Philadelphia Inquirer's sports section as well as during each Eagles game. Here's a look at the Birds' game against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Oct. 7. For all of Rob's Eagles cartoons, click here.Emai…
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  • Steelers' Polamalu re-injures right calf

    Steelers' Polamalu re-injures right calf

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Oct 7, 2012
    PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Pittsburgh Steelers safety Troy Polamalu left Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles in the first quarter after aggravating his strained right calf.
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  • LeSean McCoy back in Pittsburgh, where he first drew Eagles' at…

    LeSean McCoy back in Pittsburgh, where he first drew Eagles' attention

    philly.com Oct 7, 2012
    Hours before the Eagles played the Pittsburgh Steelers in a preseason game in August 2008, Howie Roseman visited the University of Pittsburgh's football practice to scout a team with a collection of prospects - including a precocious redshirt sophomore …
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  • Inside the Eagles: Defensive backs rave about new coach Todd Bo…

    Inside the Eagles: Defensive backs rave about new coach Todd Bowles

    philly.com Oct 7, 2012
    Each week during the season, Todd Bowles pieces together a montage of clips from film study that he has deemed worthy enough for his players to watch in preparation for their coming opponent.
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  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Steelers Recap 02:00

    Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Steelers Recap

    Oct 7
    Prim Siripipat and Cris Carter break down the Steelers' 16-14 win over the Eagles as Shaun Suisham kicked a late field goal to win it.
  • Video - Eagles postgame press conference 02:25

    Eagles postgame press conference

    Oct 7
    Eagles react following game with Steelers
  • Video - Suisham's Last Second Field Goal Lifts Steelers 00:32

    Suisham's Last Second Field Goal Lifts Steelers

    Oct 7
    Shaun Suisham hit a 34-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Steelers to a 16-14 victory over the Eagles.
  • Video - Mendenhall Feels Good About Win 01:04

    Mendenhall Feels Good About Win

    Oct 7
    Rashard Mendenhall comments on the Steelers' 16-14 win against the Eagles.

Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Broncos were prepared mentally, but not physically, for Patriot…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- After another loss to New England was in the books -- their third in the span of 10 games, including last season's playoffs -- Champ Bailey and the rest of his Broncos teammates found the repetition of it all a little wearing.
  • Don Banks: No shortage of heroes in Colts' inspiring tribute win; more Sna…

    Oct 7
    FOXBORO, Mass. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight as we take stock of an offensively sloppy but memorable Week 5 in the NFL....