Despite their record, the Vikings have remained competitive throughout much of the season and Eagles Linebacker DeMeco Ryans says the players aren’t taking the Vikings lightly.
Sports Illustrated has a long history of cover stories that end in disaster for the players and teams being featured.
The Eagles are alone in first place in the NFC East, but the players insist their focus is on Minnesota.
Tony Leonard, the Eagles’ director of grounds, says NFL referee Ed Hochuli had outlined his priorities for the grounds crew: keeping the sidelines, end lines, and hash marks cleared.
The game was extra special for one fan in particular – who was there to cross an item off his bucket list.
The wicked winter storm didn’t stop Eagles’ fans from making the trek to the Linc Sunday afternoon.
LeSean McCoy rushed for an Eagles all-time record 217 yards and scored 2 TD’s as the Birds beat the Detroit Lions 34-20 Sunday afternoon.
Asked if anyone was similar to Johnson, Eagles coach Chip Kelly quipped; “In this world? No.”
Two potent offenses will face off Sunday when the Detroit Lions visit the Eagles in a potential NFC playoff preview.
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.
Eagles’ tight end Brent Celek coached the “Eagles” side of the room, and Pennsylvania state treasurer Rob McCord the “Cowboys,” as both teams of students were tested with questions about the world of money.
The Eagles defense swarmed all over the Arizona offense for five sacks and three turnovers, then hung on for the 24-21 victory.
Playing the Philadelphia Eagles brings out the best in Larry Fitzgerald.
The Eagles could be out of a first-place tie by Thanksgiving night. The players are only worried about Sunday afternoon.
Despite the return of Michael Vick from a hamstring injury, Nick Foles will be the Eagles starting quarterback this Sunday and will likely remain the starter for the rest of the season.