| Nov 7, 2014
| 5:27 PM
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NFL Team Report - Philadelphia Eagles - INSIDE SLANT
The Philadelphia Eagles signed Mark Sanchez to a one-year deal last March for just this kind of situation.
Coach Chip Kelly wanted a backup with ample starting experience who...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 5:59 PM
— Even before the X-ray machine was fired up in the bowels of NRG Stadium, Mark Sanchez had the Philadelphia Eagles fired up on the field.
The backup quarterback was thrust into his first action as an Eagle when starter Nick Foles was knocked...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 3:07 PM
Nolan Carroll has made such an impact playing a position foreign to him at the start of training camp that he deserves to get a shot in his comfort zone now.
The veteran cornerback was signed as a free agent after spending his first four NFL seasons...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 5:29 PM
— Turns out the sky was never falling, which is what Philadelphia Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis has been trying to tell everyone all along.
Starting with last year's debacle at Denver, which was followed by a fulfilled promise of better...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 11:05 PM
The Eagles' PR staff releases a postgame notebook after every game. Always some interesting tidbits are revealed.
I had no idea it had been so long since the Eagles registered a shutout.
Here's a look at that and several other items:
| Oct 9, 2014
| 5:23 AM
Is there a crack in the Eagles' foundation? You decide.
Certainly it's open to interpretation, and arguments can be made either way. The feeling here, by the way, is no.
But in examining the top five issues this team is facing as it prepares to host...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:33 PM
— In a sense, Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly has been building toward moments like Sunday night's for almost two years.
The New York Giants, who invade then, are just that: huge.
They come at you offensively with 6-foot-2 receiver Reuben...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Keeping in mind there was nothing much else he could say, Eagles defensive coordinator Billy Davis insisted today that his embattled outside cornerbacks did not play nearly as poorly as they appeared to in the team's 34-28 win over St. Louis on Sunday....
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:30 PM
All of the many problems the Philadelphia Eagles continue to have putting together a complete game keep getting covered up by the scoring ability of their defense and special teams.
Sunday, for example, the St. Louis Rams outscored their dysfunctional...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 3:51 AM
Yesterday's 34-28 victory by the Eagles over the St. Louis Rams really was a tale of two games: the one in which the Eagles built a 34-7 lead and the one in which the Rams then scored 21 unanswered points.
This is the starting point for this week's...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 9:55 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Relief.
That was the prevailing mood late Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field after the Eagles held on to beat the Rams 34-28.
St. Louis, a mistake-prone team that seems doomed to an eighth straight losing season,...