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McCoy incident shows how Kelly is winning over Eagles locker ro…

McCoy incident shows how Kelly is winning over Eagles locker room

philly.com Updated Oct 18, 2013
Chip Kelly wanted LeSean McCoy to hit the hole. He told the Eagles running back that as he ran off the field. McCoy didn't like what he heard, yelled back, and said there was no hole to hit.
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  • N.F.L. Roundup: Receiver for Falcons Will Miss First Game

    N.F.L. Roundup: Receiver for Falcons Will Miss First Game

    nytimes.com Oct 18, 2013
    Roddy White, a four-time Pro Bowl selection and Atlanta’s career-leading receiver, was one of three starters listed as out on Friday’s injury report.
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  • When the game starts, players will know Eagles-Cowboys is a big…

    When the game starts, players will know Eagles-Cowboys is a big deal

    philly.com Oct 18, 2013
    Chip Kelly says he knows that Sunday's game against the Cowboys is a big game. He knows that because it is on the schedule, and if it is on the schedule, then it is a big game.
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  • DeSean playing leading role in Birds' offense

    DeSean playing leading role in Birds' offense

    philly.com Oct 18, 2013
    Six games is enough to declare that Chip Kelly has done a better job of getting DeSean Jackson involved in the Eagles passing game than his predecessor.
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  • How the Cowboys prepped for Philly pace

    How the Cowboys prepped for Philly pace

    ESPN.com Oct 18, 2013
    IRVING, Texas -- In their past three games the Dallas Cowboys defense has been on the field for 70, 73 and 75 plays. That might be good preparation for what they will see Sunday from the Philadelphia Eagles. Eagles coach Chip Kelly loves to play fast an…
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  • DeMarcus Ware, DeMarco Murray doubtful for Cowboys vs. Eagles

    DeMarcus Ware, DeMarco Murray doubtful for Cowboys vs. Eagles

    The Cowboys have officially confirmed that defensive end DeMarcus Ware and running back DeMarco Murray are unlikely to play on Sunday in Philadelphia. Although Ware said he expects to make the trip to Philadelphia and wants to test out his injured quad …
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  • Vick said he’s out, Eagles say he’s questionable

    Vick said he’s out, Eagles say he’s questionable

    profootballtalk.com Oct 18, 2013
    Something weird is going on in Philly. On Thursday, quarterback Mike Vick declared himself to be out for Sunday against the Cowboys, due to a hamstring injury suffered 12 days ago. On Friday, however, the team officially called him questionable. So how …
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  • Kyle Wilber gets ready to start

    Kyle Wilber gets ready to start

    ESPN.com Oct 18, 2013
    IRVING, Texas -- There is some uncertainty about Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Ware's availability to start against the Philadelphia Eagles on Sunday afternoon because of a quad injury. If Ware can't start, or play a significant amount of snaps, second…
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  • Eagles trying to regain home field advantage after eight straig…

    Eagles trying to regain home field advantage after eight straight losses

    profootballtalk.com Oct 18, 2013
    How long has it been since the Eagles won a game at home? Long enough that Andy Reid has tasted victory at Lincoln Financial Field more recently than the Eagles. When Reid’s Chiefs beat the Eagles in Philadelphia in Week Three, it extended the Eagles’ h…
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  • The Playbook: Previewing Broncos-Colts, Eagles-Cowboys, more We…

    The Playbook: Previewing Broncos-Colts, Eagles-Cowboys, more Week 7 games

    CNNSI.com Oct 18, 2013
    Peyton returns to Indy, Dallas and Philly prep for a shootout and more Week 7 storylines from Chris Burke and Doug Farrar.
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  • Bryant remembers Williams' harsh words

    Bryant remembers Williams' harsh words

    ESPN.com Oct 18, 2013
    IRVING, Texas – The Dallas Cowboys-Philadelphia Eagles rivalry has a history of hard feelings, so cornerback Cary Williams was a great fit as a free-agent addition for Philadelphia this offseason. After all, Williams already had beef with Dez Bryant. Th…
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  • Eagles seek cure for home sickness

    Eagles seek cure for home sickness

    ESPN.com Oct 18, 2013
    PHILADELPHIA -- Home is where the wins aren’t. That has been the case for the Philadelphia Eagles, who have tied a franchise record with eight consecutive home losses. Their last win here was Sept. 30 of last year, against the New York Giants. “Has it b…
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  • Eagles can't let Harris be a factor

    Eagles can't let Harris be a factor

    philly.com Oct 18, 2013
    Cowboys’ return man is leading league in punt, kickoff returns
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  • The Dread Zone: Eagles lack skill inside the 20; Cowboys have D…

    The Dread Zone: Eagles lack skill inside the 20; Cowboys have Dez…

    philly.com Oct 18, 2013
    Eagles lack skill inside the 20; Cowboys have Dez Bryant.
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  • A chance for Eagles' Foles to score points with Kelly

    A chance for Eagles' Foles to score points with Kelly

    philly.com Oct 18, 2013
    If Nick Foles plays well against Cowboys it will be difficult for head coach Chip Kelly to return to starting Michael Vick.
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  • Week 7 N.F.L. Matchups

    Week 7 N.F.L. Matchups

    nytimes.com Oct 18, 2013
    Atlanta is still harboring hopes that it can mount a winning streak, despite the season-ending foot injury to wide receiver Julio Jones, but Tampa Bay is saddled with nearly biblical obstacles.
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  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly vs. Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin 02:09

    Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly vs. Dallas Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin

    Oct 18
    Who has the edge between Chip Kelly's offense and Monte Kiffin's defense? Find out how this matchup could be more personal than you think.
  • Video - Will Philadelphia Eagles change tune on Michael Vick? 01:17

    Will Philadelphia Eagles change tune on Michael Vick?

    Oct 18
    Have we seen the last start of Michael Vick's Eagles career? Find out the latest on what Nick Foles needs to do to take over as the starting quarterback.
  • Video - 'Playbook': Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles 05:23

    'Playbook': Dallas Cowboys vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    Oct 18
    How will the Dallas Cowboys offense change with Joseph Randle taking over at running back? Our analysts break down the Cowboys' offense and also discuss the differences between Nick Foles and Michael Vick.
  • Video - Mind-blowing stats: Michael Vick or Nick Foles? 02:05

    Mind-blowing stats: Michael Vick or Nick Foles?

    Oct 18
    Are the Philadelphia Eagles better with Michael Vick or Nick Foles at quarterback? Check out these incredible stats that show which QB has the edge if you look at the numbers.

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    Oct 18
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