By Merrill Reese: The NFL season is truly a war of attrition. I have long believed that a Super Bowl contender can turn into a .500 team by losing three key players at the wrong time […]
By Merrill Reese: They can talk about Jason Witten and Rob Gronkowski and even at this stage Tony Gonzalez, but let me tell you the Eagles have an absolute gem in Brent Celek. Not only […]
By Merrill Reese: Its terrific when the Eagles can get off to a 2-0 start and you know they’re capable of playing even better. If you told me they could turn over the football five times […]
By Merrill Reese: Wow! That’s all I can say! In one of the most dramatic Eagles returns in Lincoln Financial Field memory, they came from a ten point deficit and overcome the Ravens at the […]
By Merrill Reese: Years ago the Eagles had a wide receiver named Na Brown who lit it up at training camp. Once the leaves turned colors, reality set in. Fortunately Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie did not turn […]
By Merrill Reese: Eagles special teams coach Bobby April believes that the single biggest difference maker for the defense is the punter. Nobody can change field position like the punter. Second year man Chas Henry […]
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 […]
By Merrill Reese: The Eagles get to work today as the countdown to Sunday begins. Among the biggest surprises is four running backs on the 53 man roster. Both rookies, Bryce Brown and Chris […]
By Merrill Reese: No practice for the Eagles today, it’s the regular season schedule which means Tuesdays off unless you have a Monday night game, a Thursday night game or a late season Saturday game. […]
Chris discusses the death, at Eagles training camp, of Andy Reid’s son, Garrett ,with Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the voice of the Eagles, Merrill Reese. He also talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup about the controversy still swirling around Mitt Romney’s tax returns and to Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel, about another walk off win against the Diamondbacks yesterday.
Listen to long time Eagles play by play announcer Merrill Reese’s reaction to the news that Joe Banner is no longer president of the Philadelphia Eagles.
By Merrill Reese: 8-8, that’s how the Eagles season went. They finished the year with a resounding 34-10 win over the last place Washington Redskins. It wasn’t enough to extend the season, the playoff hopes […]
By Merrill Reese: Ok this is it. At least, this is it part one. Or maybe, after last week, part two. The Eagles meet the Cowboys at 4PM tomorrow, but I’m even more nervous about […]
By Merrill Reese: Who’s the best athlete on the Eagles? Is it Michael Vick, Shady McCoy, DeSean Jackson? How about Samuel or Asomugha? Center Jason Kelce nominates his linemate, left tackle Jason Peters. He flows […]
By Merrill Reese: He may not be one of the Eagles so-called marquee names but let me tell you Brent Celek is terrific. As a tight end there are times when he’s out of the […]