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Eagles 31, Steelers 21

Eagles 31, Steelers 21

philly.com nytimes.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Eagles beat the Steelers in a preseason game at Lincoln Financial Field on Thursday, August 21, 2014.
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  • Report: Thaddeus Young Included In Love Trade, But Bennett Not …

    Report: Thaddeus Young Included In Love Trade, But Bennett Not Going To Philly

    According to Jerry Zgoda of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune a three-team trade will be completed on Saturday sending Kevin Love to Cleveland in exchange for the No. 1 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 pick in the 2013 Draft, Anthony Ben…
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  • Jeremy Maclin relieved after knee scare last night

    Jeremy Maclin relieved after knee scare last night

    When Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin went down in the second quarter last night, it was natural to jump to the conclusion. With Maclin coming off a torn ACL, and going down without contact and clutching the same knee, even Eagles coach Chip Kelly “th…
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  • Should Phillies keep Ryan Howard?

    Should Phillies keep Ryan Howard?

    philly.com 9 hours ago
    It's clear that Ryan Howard or Domonic Brown needs to go to create playing time for Darin Ruf.
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  • Eagles' pass rush shows signs of improvement against Steelers

    Eagles' pass rush shows signs of improvement against Steelers

    philly.com 9 hours ago
    After struggling against the Bears and the Patriots, Eagles pass rush looks good against Ben Roethlisberger and the Steelers.
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  • Eagles RB McCoy: Thumb 'definitely hurts'

    Eagles RB McCoy: Thumb 'definitely hurts'

    Eagles All-Pro running back LeSean McCoy left Thursday night's 31-21 preseason win in the first quarter with a right thumb injury.
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  • Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount play into fourth quarter vs. Ea…

    Le’Veon Bell, LeGarrette Blount play into fourth quarter vs. Eagles

    On the same day they were cited for marijuana possession, Steelers tailbacks Le’Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount both played into the fourth quarter of Pittsburgh’s 31-21 preseason loss at Philadelphia. Bell (nine rushes, 23 yards) and Blount (seven rush…
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  • Foles, offense in form as Eagles top Steelers

    Foles, offense in form as Eagles top Steelers

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    Back at home, Nick Foles and the Philadelphia Eagles got back on track. Foles threw one touchdown pass and led the starting offense to three first-half scores in a 31-21 victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night.
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  • Roethlisberger struggled in Steelers' tune-up, Eagles' Foles no…

    Roethlisberger struggled in Steelers' tune-up, Eagles' Foles not much better

    yahoo.com 13 hours ago
    It's understandable if you're reading this Friday morning, having seen Nick Foles' stat line from Thursday's preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, and want to throw your shoe at me (or your laptop, with me in mind). It's true: Foles completed …
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  • Jason Worilds leaves with knee injury

    Jason Worilds leaves with knee injury

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    Steelers outside linebacker Jason Worilds has been ruled out for the remainder of Thursday’s preseason game at Philadelphia with a right knee injury, the club said. Worilds was credited with a sack of Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez early in the third q…
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  • Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Losers

    Ranking The NBA’s Biggest Offseason Losers

    dimemag.com 16 hours ago
    Anytime you have winners you’re bound to have some people that lose. This year’s summer is no exception: there were plenty of teams and players who “lost” this past offseason. After counting down this summer’s “winners,” it’s only right that we give an …
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  • Chris Polk out for Eagles on Thursday night; Lance Moore expect…

    Chris Polk out for Eagles on Thursday night; Lance Moore expected to sit for Steelers

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    The Eagles and Steelers will be several players short on Thursday night in Philadelphia. Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin (hamstring), wide receiver Josh Huff (shoulder), linebacker Jake Knott (hamstring), tailback Chris Polk (hamstring), wide receiver …
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  • Pierre Thomas expects to do “more pass protection and route run…

    Pierre Thomas expects to do “more pass protection and route running”

    profootballtalk.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    The Saints traded Darren Sproles to the Eagles this offseason and saw Lance Moore sign with the Steelers as a free agent in a pair of moves that eliminated two players that caught 108 passes between them in 2013. Running back Pierre Thomas expects at le…
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  • Importance of the third preseason game

    Importance of the third preseason game

    philly.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    In the last truly meaningful game of the preseason,, the Eagles' starters will get valuable reps tonight.
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  • Chase Utley literally tosses his bat at pitch, gets RBI single

    Chase Utley literally tosses his bat at pitch, gets RBI single

    yahoo.com Aug 21 (yesterday)
    If it seems like Philadelphia Phillies second baseman Chase Utley is losing his grip this week, it's because he actually has lost his grip this week. Twice. First, during Monday's game against the Seattle Mariners, Utley lost his bat after fouling a pit…
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  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin: 'My knee feels fine' 00:32

    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin: 'My knee feels fine'

    Aug 22
    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin gives an update on the health of his knee after experiencing a close call vs. the Pittsburgh Steelers.
  • Video - Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Philadelphia Eagles preseason highlights 04:20

    Pittsburgh Steelers vs. Philadelphia Eagles preseason highlights

    Aug 22
    LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles look dynamic as they defeat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-21 in Week 3 of preseason action.
  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles fly by the Pittsburgh Steelers 01:53

    Philadelphia Eagles fly by the Pittsburgh Steelers

    Aug 22
    After defeating the Pittsburgh Steelers in their latest preseason game, the "NFL Total Access" crew discusses the positives of the Philadelphia Eagles' performance.
  • Video - McCoy, Eagles Top Steelers 01:21

    McCoy, Eagles Top Steelers

    Aug 21
    LeSean McCoy combined for 50 yards and a touchdown in the Eagles' 31-21 win over the Steelers.

Sports Columnists

  • Thaddeus Young of Philadelphia 76ers expected to land with Minnesota Timbe…

    Aug 21
    The Minnesota Timberwolves expect to land Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young in addition to No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins when they complete their long anticipated trade to send Kevin Love to the Cleveland Cavaliers this weekend, according sources.
  • Sources: Wolves, Cavs, Sixers agree to trade

    Aug 21
    The Minnesota Timberwolves have an agreement in principle to acquire Philadelphia's Thaddeus Young and No. 1 overall draft pick Andrew Wiggins as part of a three-team trade that will send Kevin Love to the Cavaliers, sources close to the talks confirmed…
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    Aug 21
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    Aug 21
    DeMarcus Ware showed what he’s capable of by manhandling Russell Wilson in the first preseason game. ( Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) A different training camp report from the others our staff has done in the last month. Peter King spent two days this wee…