The Eagles say they have put their 52-20 Denver debacle behind them and are looking forward to facing the New York Giants on Sunday. Michael Vick said the team was eager to get back to work and focus on the Giants.
Peyton Manning has been the talk of the football world over the first three weeks of the season. The Eagles will get an up close and personal look at the Broncos quarterback on Sunday.
All of the Eagles insist they will be all business on Thursday, but many of Reid’s former players will take time to greet their former coach before or after the game.
After hearing plenty of support on the road, Chip Kelly is looking forward to hearing lots of noise at the Linc.
The Eagles put up 26 of their 33 points in the first half against the Redskins as Chip Kelly’s fast-paced offense operated with impressive efficiency.
The last game of the preseason is often considered to be insignificant for fans. For many players, the game could be the last of their NFL careers.
Before the team held its open practice at Lincoln Financial Field Monday, Chip Kelly announced nearly all of the players on his top unit will rest in Thursday’s preseason finale against the Jets.
The top players on both offense and defense will play at least a half on Saturday when the Eagles face the Jaguars in Jacksonville. Coach Chip Kelly said there is a possibility many may play into the third quarter depending on the number of snaps for each unit in the first half.
The Eagles will play their third preseason game Saturday night in Jacksonville. It will have considerably more meaning than the first two games.
One day after holding an open practice at Lincoln Financial Field, the Eagles were back at the Novacare Complex on Sunday.
The New England native and former San Antonio Spurs assistant is now the head coach of the 76ers. During Brown’s younger days, he would go watch the Celtics play the 76ers when it was one of the best rivalries in all of sports. It helped build Brown’s love for basketball as well as his respect for the 76ers franchise.
The Eagles will take on the Carolina Panthers Thursday night at the Linc, and Chip Kelly put his team through the first of two straight walkthroughs on Tuesday.
On Sunday, Williams suggested that no other teams in the NFL feared the Eagles defense, and that the team needed to have the type of attitude the Eagles had during the day Brian Dawkins roamed the secondary. Williams said on Monday his Sunday comments were taken out of context.
As the Eagles worked out at Lincoln Financial Field Sunday, several key players returned from nagging injuries.
On Thursday, Head Coach Chip Kelly announced Michael Vick will start, but will rotate each series with Nick Foles.