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Philadelphia Eagles Fail to Take Control of NFC East, Lose to Cowboys 38-27
December 15th, 2014 at 6:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles lost to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night 38-27 in what may be the most frustrating game of the season for the Birds. Whoever won the game would take a one game lead in the NFC East with just two weeks remaining in the season. With the...

Philadelphia Eagles Need to Give LeSean McCoy the Ball to Beat the Dallas Cowboys
December 14th, 2014 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has said numerous times throughout the year that most defenses have been playing the Eagles with a single high safety. When the defense aligns themselves this way, it is easy to understand why teams would pass the ball more; there are favorable numbers and...

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Chip Kelly’s Approach to Sunday’s Game
December 11th, 2014 at 9:06 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles host the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night in what has become a season defining game. The Eagles and Cowboys are two of four teams in the NFC with a 9-4 record going into this weekend. If the season were to end today the Cowboys...

Philadelphia Eagles Know Dallas Cowboys’ Strength is Along Offensive Line
November 25th, 2014 at 9:28 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys are preparing for a Thanksgiving Day showdown with the winner taking control of the NFC East. As the rivals are set to meet in Dallas, the Eagles are putting their focus on the Cowboy's offensive line. Dallas boasts one of the best units in...

Philadelphia Eagles Defense Dominates in 27-0 Win Over New York Giants
October 13th, 2014 at 10:24 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles defense has taken their fair share of criticism over the course of the season. On Sunday night against the New York Giants, the Eagles defense put together their finest effort of the year. They dominated the game and totally shut down a Giants offense that had been...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Head Coach Chip Kelly Talks Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson
September 18th, 2014 at 8:32 PM
There was much made about the Philadelphia Eagles' decision to release wide receiver DeSean Jackson this offseason. Jackson was coming off a career season with 82 receptions for 1,332 yards and nine touchdowns. There was speculation that it was Jackson's off field issues that led to the release. Eagles head...

It All Comes Down to This: Philadelphia Eagles Vs. Dallas Cowboys, NFC East Title up for Grabs
December 29th, 2013 at 6:34 PM
It's the final game of the regular season and both teams are going for the same prize: the NFC East title.  Tonight, the Philadelphia Eagles take on the Dallas Cowboys in AT&T Stadium with the hopes of securing their first trip to the post-season since the 2010 season. ***PHOTO1*** Photo credit: texas_mustang...

Where Do the Philadelphia Eagles Rank Among the Rest of the NFC East?
November 23rd, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Philadelphia Eagles are on a three game win streak right now as they head into their bye week.  They currently sit half of a game ahead of the Dallas Cowboys and that could improve to a one game lead if the New York Giants beat the Cowboys on Sunday. ...

Philadelphia Eagles Look to Get First Home Win of Season Against Washington Redskins, Claim Sole Possession of First Place in NFC East
November 17th, 2013 at 12:41 PM
It's been 10 games since the Philadelphia Eagles last won at home at Lincoln Financial Field.  In today's NFC East divisional matchup, the Eagles look to take down Robert Griffin III and the Washington Redskins in order to break away from the Dallas Cowboys and claim sole possession of first...

Wins on the Road, No Wins at Home: Philadelphia Eagles Need to Change That on Sunday
November 16th, 2013 at 10:51 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are 10 games into the season with a record of 5-5.  Five wins and one loss came on the road.  Their other four losses have come from playing at home at Lincoln Financial Field.  However, the losses at home don't stop there. ***PHOTO1*** The Eagles have lost their last...

Keys to a Philadelphia Eagles Victory Over the New York Giants
October 5th, 2013 at 9:18 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles have been struggling lately as they have lost their past three games.  The New York Giants are in the same boat as they haven't won a game yet this season.  This will be a "turnaround" game for both teas.  But, what do the Eagles need to do...

Anything Can Happen in the NFC East Right Now
October 4th, 2013 at 10:31 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles are 1-3 this season and many fans are worried the struggles will continue.  However, anything can happen in the NFC East at this point with the way the standings currently sit. ***PHOTO1*** ***PHOTO2*** Surprisingly, the Eagles are in SECOND place.  Yes, you read that right.  The first place team in...

Philadelphia Eagles Offense is Just Part of the Problem, Have to Finish Drives
September 30th, 2013 at 11:06 PM
In Week One, everyone saw the Philadelphia Eagles offense go full-speed for the first time this season and it raised the expectations of fans.  However, the past three games have gone in the opposite direction from what was expected. ***PHOTO1*** What was supposed to be an "up-tempo" offense seems more of an...

Eagles Release 2013 Regular Season Schedule
April 18th, 2013 at 8:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Eagles will have to be ready right out of the gate this season if they want to keep up with the rest of the NFC. Philadelphia's first three games will be contested in an 11-day span, a grueling start to the 2013 campaign. The Eagles' only two primetime appearances...

Philadelphia Eagles Try to Remain Positive, but the Season is Crumbling
November 7th, 2012 at 5:09 PM
After blowing a chance to gain ground on their NFC East rivals with a 13-28 loss in New Orleans, the Philadelphia Eagles have been dealt another devastating blow.  Starting left tackle Todd Herremans has been placed on the Injured Reserve list meaning he will be out the rest of the season....

LeSean McCoy and Dion Lewis Ready to Be Next Dynamic Duo
August 17th, 2012 at 5:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** LeSean "Shady" McCoy carried the load for the Eagles in 2011.  Despite the Eagles offensive woes, LeSean played consistently and established himself as a premiere running back in the NFL.  McCoy carried the ball 273 times last year.  In 2011 Eagles backup running back Dion Lewis was a 5'8" rookie running back...

Philadelphia Eagles Divisional Foe Makes It to the Super Bowl
January 22nd, 2012 at 10:49 PM
In a season in which the Philadelphia Eagles were supposed to make a run for the Super Bowl while everyone else in the NFC East watched from home, the New York Giants will be representing the NFC in Super Bowl XLVI in Indianapolis on February 5th. They will face off...

Philadelphia Eagles’ Asante Samuel is Out for Sundays Game Against the Dallas Cowboys
December 23rd, 2011 at 1:45 PM
Asante Samuel's hamstring injury has become too much, and the four-time Pro Bowl cornerback will sit out Sunday's must win game against the Dallas Cowboys.  Samuel has missed practice all week with a hamstring injury which he aggravated in practice on Tuesday.  Dominique Rodgers-Cromrartie will start in his place, alongside...

Dallas Cowboys’ Owner Jerry Jones ‘Scared’ of Matchup with Philadelphia Eagles
December 22nd, 2011 at 2:49 PM
The Philadelphia Eagles will travel to Dallas, Texas this Christmas weekend to take on the NFC East leading Dallas Cowboys. The game is a must-win game for Philadelphia, as a loss would officially knock them out of playoff contention, ending their season. Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones spoke out about...

Breaking Down the Philadelphia Eagles’ Playoff Chances Heading into Week 15
December 16th, 2011 at 8:38 PM
So far, it has been a roller coaster season for the Philadelphia Eagles. After an opening season win in St. Louis, four consecutive losses set the pace for the beginning of the season. Two wins over division opponents followed, but then came four more losses over the next five games....