CB Brandon Boykin, who was knocked out of the Minnesota game with a head injury, and S Earl Wolff, who missed the last four games with a knee injury, were listed as probable against the Bears.
Back-up safeties Colt Anderson (knee) and Kurt Coleman (hamstring) have been held out of practice all week. Both have been ruled out for this weekend’s game on the Eagles injury report.
For the second straight week the Philadelphia Eagles will be in mostly good health, but rookie safety Earl Wolff will once again be out of action. The young rising defensive player in the Eagles secondary will be sidelined for the second straight game with a knee injury.
The Eagles will need to have a stable offense capable of providing protection to quarterback Michael Vick and clearing running lanes for running back LeSean McCoy. The offensive line will be critical for the Eagles.
The Eagle’s defense was the second worst in the NFL in take aways last season.
In two games since Philadelphia coach Andy Reid fired defensive line coach Jim Washburn and hired veteran Tommy Brasher, the Eagles’ secondary has suddenly become respectable.
The Philadelphia Eagles will be without five players when they look to snap a losing streak against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
By Merrill Reese: The Eagles survived four Michael Vick interceptions as they beat the Browns in Cleveland 17-16. Fortunately the Eagles defense was outstanding, Kurt Coleman and DRC each had two interceptions. The Eagles eke […]
Ryans, Coleman get gold stars, Reid, Vick get demerits in Eagles win.
By Merrill Reese: You just have to love the way Kurt Coleman stepped up against The Redskins. He had a career day with three interceptions. At 5’11” 195lbs he isn’t a big safety and his […]
The Eagles’ trip to Washington produced a few smiles which, in itself, was refreshing. The Birds defended the run better, forcing the Redskins to the air which, when your quarterback is Rex Grossman, is always challenging.
By Merrill Reese: The Eagles took at 20-0 lead and hung on for dear life as they ended their four game losing streak with a 20-13 win over The Redskins in Landover, MD. The much […]
Prior to practice, head coach Andy Reid revealed that second-round pick Jaiquawn Jarrett will split first team reps this week at safety with Kurt Coleman.
There is plenty of optimism surrounding the Philadelphia Eagles, and rightfully so. But as the team prepares for Thursday’s preseason game against the Cleveland Browns, there are still a number of questions waiting to be answered — starting with the linebackers.
Kurt Coleman is the latest rookie defensive back to get an opportunity with the Philadelphia Eagles.