| Oct 29, 2014
| 5:20 AM
There might not be another offensive lineman in the NFL who knows Texans defensive end J.J. Watt as well as Andrew Gardner. They were teammates in Houston for three seasons, and as a backup, Gardner often had to face Watt in practice.
So how often?...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 7:36 PM
— So many things can conspire to send the Philadelphia Eagles to their second defeat of the season Sunday at Arizona, but the players and coaches are confident complacency isn't one of them.
There will be no letdown following a 5-1 start, a...
| Oct 13, 2014
| 6:49 AM
PHILADELPHIA -- The last time the Philadelphia Eagles dominated the New York Giants like this, current Eagles punter Donnie Jones and long snapper Jon Dorenbos were babies and nobody else on the team was even born. Current coach Chip Kelly was a high...
| 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:
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:06 PM
So far, things have not gone according to plan for the San Francisco 49ers. The team that made it to the last three NFC Championship Games and a Super Bowl was supposed to cruise-control its way to another playoff berth and once again contend for the...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 7:57 PM
— Grin and bear it. That's been Philadelphia Eagles outside linebacker Brandon Graham's approach from the start.
Injury near the end of your rookie season and never being the same the next season because of it? Grin and bear it.
Play for four...
| Oct 5, 2014
| 4:07 PM
It's a win. That's all that matters in the NFL.
But there were plenty of problems in the Eagles' 34-28 win over the mistake-prone Rams today; enough that will have people resisting buying plane tickets for Glendale, Ariz. in February for the Super...
| 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,...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 8:07 PM
They play the same position for the same team, but that's about all Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins have in common.
Griffin is the franchise quarterback in Washington, the second overall pick in the 2012 NFL draft. That same year, the Redskins...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:16 PM
— For Marcus Smith, it's still a long way to Bustville, that dreaded dead-end destination no NFL first-round draft pick ever wants to encounter, especially because it is haunted by the ghosts of so many Philadelphia Eagles who came before him....
| Sep 28, 2014
| 8:39 PM
— Seems every time you look up these days, a Philadelphia Eagles special team makes some kind of game-changing play.
On Sunday, they provided two touchdowns, which were nearly enough to lift a team that gained just 11 first downs and gave up 407...