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Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Nnamdi Asomugha was benched in the fourth quarter of the Eagles' 42-7 loss to the New York Giants on Sunday, ending his disappointing season.Share TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. - Michael Vick watched the final drive of what might be his final game in an Eagles uniform from the sideline, where he was supposed to be anyway before Nick Foles broke his hand.
Giants' Focus Shifts to 2013Updated Dec 30, 2012 Share TweetWith their season officially over, the Giants must begin their assessment of what went wrong, and who should be replaced.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetHere is Paul Domowitch's report card from the Eagles' season-ending loss to the Giants.
Dancing, Yawning, And Picking Our Noses Into The Sunset: Your Sunday NFL GIF RoundupUpdated Dec 30, 2012 Share TweetWe'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from every last person in the league-coaches, players, mascots-breaking out that one dance move they've been saving up all year, to a referee in New Orleans thinking he could pick his nose because no oneSource: deadspin.comShare TweetThe Eagles lost to the Giants 42-7 in their last game of the season on Sunday, December 30, 2012.Share TweetTo give you an idea of just how bad the Eagles' pass defense is, consider that New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning had missed on any touchdown passes at all in three of his last five games. Consider also that Manning, now a nine-year veteran, had ne…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetEAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- The New York Giants vowed to show pride and they did just that, finally snapping out of their funk and crushing the lifeless Eagles 42-7 in their regular season finale. What it means: The Giants took care of their own business b…
Eagles shocked the draftniks and used their top pick on Houston's Kevin KolbUpdated Dec 30, 2012 Share TweetIt might have been the most shocking quarterback development of the NFL draft, which was saying something on this day.Share TweetThe Giants have jumped out to an early lead over the Eagles, but if the fans at MetLife Stadium in New Jersey are watching the out of town scores, they have to be getting discouraged. The Giants cannot make the playoffs unless the Bears lose, and the Be…Source: profootballtalk.com
Eagles draft a quarterback: Donovan McNabbUpdated Dec 30, 2012 Share TweetEvery Eagles quarterback gets booed sooner or later. Donovan McNabb surely set the record yesterday.Share TweetCarrying signs to express their gratitude and their choice of love over violence in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre, approximately 400 residents of Newtown, Conn., attended the New York Giants-Philadelphia Eagles game Sunday.Share TweetAs NFL owners and executives revisit the success of college coaches at the pro level, Penn State's Bill O'Brien may be on more short lists than Oregon's Chip Kelly and that would include the Browns and Eagles, according to league sources.Source: ESPN.com
Browns have focused their search on a narrow groupUpdated Dec 30, 2012 Share TweetIn June, when former Eagles president Joe Banner appeared on PFT Live to discuss his plans for the future, he said he intends to land with a team that requires a turnaround. There’s no way to turnaround the Browns without turning the page on the currentSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetA euphoric Eagles locker room buzzed in the minutes before midnight on Sept. 30. The Eagles had just won their third game in four weeks, this time after the Giants missed consecutive field goals in a victory that gave the Eagles the lead in the NFC East…
Reports: Reid Out In PhillyDec 30John Clayton discusses the reports that Andy Reid will be fired tomorrow by the Philadelphia Eagles.
Time for the Philadelphia Eagles to clean house?Dec 30Steve Mariucci and Deion Sanders weigh in on what Andy Reid should do after he's officially fired from the Philadelphia Eagles, what his future might hold and what's next for the Eagles.
Reid, Vick Discuss Disappointing SeasonDec 30Andy Reid and Michael Vick comment on the Eagles' season following their loss against the Giants.
Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Giants RecapDec 30Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Giants' 42-7 win over the Eagles.
Don Banks: No doubt about Peterson's MVP credentials any longer; more Snap…Dec 30Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a Week 17 that offered a fitting and thrilling conclusion to 2012...
2012 NFL playoffs -- NFC deep with gunners, runnersDec 30The NFC playoffs are deep with versatile young quarterbacks and powerful runners.