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McCoy says he's glad to share spotlight with Sproles

McCoy says he's glad to share spotlight with Sproles

After Darren Sproles bounced between Indianapolis Colts defenders for a 19-yard touchdown run in the Eagles' 30-27 win on Monday, LeSean McCoy greeted Sproles with a choreographed handshake. McCoy appeared genuinely excited for his teammate - and gratef…
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  • Jenkins makes Boykin and Eagles secondary better

    Jenkins makes Boykin and Eagles secondary better

    philly.com 1 hour ago
    Later, some 11 hours after the Eagles had completed their 30-27 victory Monday night over the Colts, after he and Malcolm Jenkins had been at the center of the play that had swung everything in the Eagles' direction, Brandon Boykin took to Twitter to se…
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  • Tony Gwynn Jr. will start and bat leadoff tonight in San Diego

    Tony Gwynn Jr. will start and bat leadoff tonight in San Diego

    yahoo.com 2 hours ago
    One of the loudest ovations Tuesday night at Petco Park will surely go to a member of the visiting team. Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg ensured that when he inserted the son of San Diego's most beloved athlete into his lineup. Tony Gwynn Jr…
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  • Kelly: 'Trying to win every football game'

    Kelly: 'Trying to win every football game'

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    PHILADELPHIA -- For a team that leads the NFL in offensive yards and points scored, the Philadelphia Eagles certainly have a lot of players dissatisfied with their performances after two games. Quarterback Nick Foles and running back LeSean McCoy expres…
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  • Eagles coach Chip Kelly says MRI for Mychal Kendricks

    Eagles coach Chip Kelly says MRI for Mychal Kendricks

    philly.com 7 hours ago
    Eagles coach Chip Kelly said Tuesday that inside linebacker Mychal Kendricks is getting an MRI on his injured right calf. He also said having Darren Sproles won't overshadow LeSean McCoy, but the idea is to win games, not rushing titles.
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  • Chip Kelly's play-calling sheet mentions food, Drew Brees and g…

    Chip Kelly's play-calling sheet mentions food, Drew Brees and geography

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    We got your Spider 2 Y Banana right here! On Monday night's ESPN broadcast, a dispatch from sideline reporter Lisa Salters revealed a closeup of Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly's much-revered, dark and mysterious play-calling sheet. Nor surpri…
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  • Eagles players still unsure why DeSean was let go

    Eagles players still unsure why DeSean was let go

    philly.com 10 hours ago
    Mychal Kendricks still asks the question that few, if any, of his Eagles teammates have an answer to five months after DeSean Jackson was released.
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  • Daly, Holmgren to receive 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy

    Daly, Holmgren to receive 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy

    NHL.com 11 hours ago
    NEW YORK – Accomplished NHL executive Bill Daly and former player, coach, current Flyers executive Paul Holmgren have been named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States. The award, one...
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  • More first-half scoring at top of Eagles' list

    More first-half scoring at top of Eagles' list

    ESPN.com 12 hours ago
    Rallying from double-digit deficits at halftime in consecutive games is sure impressive. The Philadelphia Eagles would rather not have to keep coming from behind. One week after erasing a 17-0 deficit at halftime to defeat the Jacksonville Jaguars 34-17…
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  • Chuck Pagano: It “sure looked like” a penalty on key intercepti…

    Chuck Pagano: It “sure looked like” a penalty on key interception

    profootballtalk.com 14 hours ago
    The Colts faced a third-and-9 from the Eagles’ 22-yard line with just over five minutes left on Monday night, which seemed to leave them with at least a chance to kick a field goal and go up 30-20. They never got that chance. Andrew Luck’s pass to T.Y. …
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  • Eagles Make Right Calls in 30-27 Win Over Colts

    Eagles Make Right Calls in 30-27 Win Over Colts

    Philadelphia made all the right calls Monday night.
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  • Eagles' defense needs to get better

    Eagles' defense needs to get better

    philly.com 19 hours ago
    INDIANAPOLIS - The Eagles walked the tightrope again on Monday night and made it across one more time. They promise not to turn this into a habit.
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  • Prime time has had some prime moments in Eagles history

    Prime time has had some prime moments in Eagles history

    philly.com 20 hours ago
    Some standout moments in the Eagles' long history of prime-time games.
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  • Cashner Lifts Padres Past Phillies, 1-0

    Cashner Lifts Padres Past Phillies, 1-0

    nytimes.com 21 hours ago
    Andrew Cashner pitched a two-hitter for his third career shutout and the San Diego Padres scored on Cody Asche's fielding error in the second inning Monday night to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 1-0.
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  • Video - The Real McCoy 03:25

    The Real McCoy

    Sep 16
    LeSean "Shady" McCoy is the NFL's best cutback runner. E:60 goes all access with McCoy off the field, and as Lisa Salters reports, he's changing direction there too.
  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles game-winning drive 00:39

    Philadelphia Eagles game-winning drive

    Sep 16
    Tied at 27-27 with 1:56 remaining in regulation, the Philadelphia Eagles moved down the field in three plays to set up the game-winning field goal.
  • Video - Week 2: Nick Foles highlights 00:48

    Week 2: Nick Foles highlights

    Sep 16
    With another second-half comeback victory, Nick Foles led the Eagles against the Indianapolis Colts on Monday Night Football with 331 passing yards.
  • Video - Philadelphia Eagles postgame press conference 03:14

    Philadelphia Eagles postgame press conference

    Sep 16
    Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly and quarterback Nick Foles react to the team's comeback win over the Indianapolis Colts in Week 2.

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