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McCoy concussion latest blow to Eagles

McCoy concussion latest blow to Eagles

ESPN.com philly.com profootballtalk.com Updated Nov 18, 2012
LANDOVER, Md. -- In the final minutes of a lopsided loss to the Washington Redskins, with the Philadelphia Eagles trailing by 25 points, running back LeSean McCoy suffered a concussion. There was no immediate word on the long-term implications for McCoy…
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  • Eagles players see writing on the wall for Andy Reid

    Eagles players see writing on the wall for Andy Reid

    The Eagles got blown out of the building by the Redskins on Sunday, a result that was bad news for coach Andy Reid. It’s now six straight losses for the Eagles and the margin of defeat keeps getting bigger. Owner Jeffrey Lurie made it clear that the tea
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  • Turner, Sixers hand Cavaliers sixth straight loss

    Turner, Sixers hand Cavaliers sixth straight loss

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    Evan Turner had 19 points and nine assists to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the reeling Cleveland Cavaliers 86-79 Sunday night.
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  • The End is Near for Reid — Eagles Crushed by Redskins 31-6

    The End is Near for Reid — Eagles Crushed by Redskins 31-6

    Once again Sunday the Eagles came out with thoughts of playing well and ending their losing streak, and just like in weeks past, they were well short of their goal of winning. Now the big question for all involved — will Andy Reid make it to the end of
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  • Vick could be back as soon as next week

    Vick could be back as soon as next week

    Mike Vick’s concussion symptoms could be subsiding quickly. With the Eagles struggling (again) on offense and defense and rookie quarterback Nick Foles not playing very well, the Eagles no longer have any reason to overstate the condition of Vick follow
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  • Marlins expecting Pierre to take physical Monday

    Marlins expecting Pierre to take physical Monday

    CNNSI.com Nov 18, 2012
    MIAMI (AP) -- The Miami Marlins are planning on having Juan Pierre take a physical on Monday, amid reports that they have agreed on a $1.6 million, one-year deal that would reunite them with the 35-year-old outfielder.
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  • Plenty of quarterbacks could be available in the offseason

    Plenty of quarterbacks could be available in the offseason

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    As we get closer to the end of the regular season, and the coaching changes that inevitably will come with it, the fact that every coach wants his own quarterback could cause plenty of quarterbacks to be available via free agency or trade. It’s already
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  • Bynum: Bowling not more strenuous than rehab

    Bynum: Bowling not more strenuous than rehab

    ESPN.com deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    76ers center Andrew Bynum never thought going bowling, one of his favorite pastimes, could do damage to his knees. But he believes that's exactly what happened and it's added frustration in his struggle to get healthy.
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  • Paul Domowitch's Eagles-Redskins report card

    Paul Domowitch's Eagles-Redskins report card

    philly.com ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    Here is Paul Domowitch's report card from the Eagles' loss against the Redskins.
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  • Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit:…

    Cam Newton Gives A Small Child A Football And An Epileptic Fit: Your Sunday NFL GIF Roundup

    deadspin.com Nov 18, 2012
    We'll be putting all our GIFs for the day here, from the happiest person you'll ever see on the receiving end of a ball from Cam Newton, to the Cowboys onside kicking in the third quarter, and failing. We'll update the post as the later games conclude, …
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  • RG III nearly perfect in Redskins win

    RG III nearly perfect in Redskins win

    yahoo.com Nov 18, 2012
    Robert Griffin III threw for 200 yards during the Washington Redskins 31-6 win over the Philadelphia Eagles. By itself, that number is not that impressive. What is impressive is that of the 15 passes he threw, 14 were caught. Four were for touchdowns.  …
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  • RG3 throws 4 TDs in Redskins' rout of Eagles

    RG3 throws 4 TDs in Redskins' rout of Eagles

    Robert Griffin III threw four touchdown passes Sunday, and the Washington Redskins broke a three-game losing streak with a 31-6 win over the skidding Philadelphia Eagles.
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  • Nick Foles picked on first drive

    Nick Foles picked on first drive

    The name of the quarterback has changed, but the turnovers have continued for the Eagles. Nick Foles was intercepted on third down of his first drive as a starter, which set the Redskins up in good field position that they used to grab a 7-0 lead. Foles…
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  • Eagles so desperate that Jake Scott is starting

    Eagles so desperate that Jake Scott is starting

    profootballtalk.com Nov 18, 2012
    How thin is the Eagles’ offensive line? So thin that Jake Scott, who has spent all year on his couch, will start at right guard today, just six days after signing with Philadelphia. Although players don’t usually step in off the street and into the st
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  • Garcon, Meriweather to start for Redskins

    Garcon, Meriweather to start for Redskins

    ESPN.com Nov 18, 2012
    LANDOVER, Md. -- Washington Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon, who injured his foot in the season opener in New Orleans and has played bits of only two games since, is active and will start Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles at FedEx Field…
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  • Fans to cheer for: No matter that their beloved Eagles had just…

    Fans to cheer for: No matter that their beloved Eagles had just lost…

    philly.com Nov 18, 2012
    No matter that their beloved Eagles had just lost a frustrating game to the lowly New Orleans Saints, "Pops," "The Donald," and their small group of die-hard fans were already thinking about next year's road trip as they shuffled out of the Superdome.
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  • Inside the Phillies: Phillies in search of power surge for 2013

    Inside the Phillies: Phillies in search of power surge for 2013

    philly.com Nov 18, 2012
    As we wait for the Phillies to make their first big offseason move, let's discuss the one thing that creates the greatest buzz at any baseball game.
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  • Video - 76ers Down Cavaliers 01:05

    76ers Down Cavaliers

    Nov 18
    The Cavaliers dropped their sixth straight game after losing to the 76ers 86-79.
  • Video - Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Redskins Recap 01:22

    Sunday Blitz: Eagles-Redskins Recap

    Nov 18
    Cary Chow and Cris Carter break down the Redskins' 31-6 win over the Eagles.
  • Video - Eagles postgame press conference 02:31

    Eagles postgame press conference

    Nov 18
    Eagles react following game with Redskins
  • Video - Eagles Lose Sixth Straight 00:32

    Eagles Lose Sixth Straight

    Nov 18
    Robert Griffin III threw for 200 yards and four touchdowns to lead the Redskins over the Eagles 31-6.

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