| Aug 21, 2014
| 9:15 PM
— The timing, effort and awareness were there. So were the results.
By the time the Philadelphia Eagles' first-team offense and defense gave way to the backups after intermission, they had allowed their nervous fan base to calmly exhale and look...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:42 PM
The Bears have been determined to examine every combination possible as they search for two safeties to emerge as starters. And Friday, the spinning wheel stopped on Ryan Mundy and Danny McCray for the exhibition opener against the Eagles.
During a 34-...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
One exhibition game down, three to go.
After a sometimes bumpy yet productive effort Friday night, the Bears left Soldier Field with a 34-28 victory over the Eagles, rattling off the game's final 17 points to generate some positive energy for the...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:59 PM
— How quickly the Philadelphia Eagles can get to the point where their defense is difficult or impossible to predict will determine how quickly they can get back into the true championship contention they enjoyed for the most part from 2000-08....
| Jun 5, 2014
Colin Kaepernick's bogus $126 million deal will have no effect on what happens when it comes time to extend the contract of Eagles quarterback Nick Foles. That is if he is extended at all after the upcoming season. Everyone knows......
| Jun 12, 2014
| 7:12 PM
— On the one hand, the Philadelphia Eagles defense struggled to get off the field, playing an NFL-high 1,150 snaps and giving up a league-worst 4,636 passing yards in 2013.
On the other, it finished with 31 takeaways, third best in the league, and...
| May 19, 2014
| 9:22 PM
Other than outside linebacker Marcus Smith in the first round, the Eagles did not add to this position group in the NFL Draft last week. And since it is doubtful Smith will start, it looks like this year will be......
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:07 PM
When it's the Miami Dolphins' turn in the first round of the NFL Draft, ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. doesn't anticipate any of the top four offensive tackles still being available.
In Kiper's latest mock draft (Version 5.0), Auburn offensive...
| Apr 17, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Alabama inside linebacker C.J. Mosley visited the Ravens this week, according to a league source.
The All-Southeastern Conference selection is projected to go in the top half of the first round and is highly regarded for his athleticism and instincts....
| Oct 5, 2013
| 7:17 PM
— Ray Lewis and Ed Reed. Antrel Rolle and Justin Tuck. Charles Woodson and Nick Collins. Darren Sharper and Jonathan Vilma. James Harrison and Troy Polamalu.
Five super defensive combinations on the last five Super Bowl winners. Pro Bowl talents...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:40 PM
How did the San Diego Chargers prepare to face Philadelphia on a quick turnaround?
In part, they spent last week turning around quickly.
To prepare for Sunday's game at Philadelphia after a Monday night opener and to adjust to Chip Kelly's fast-...