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Eagles LB Alonso expects to play Saturday

Chip Kelly once explained Kiko Alonso's style of playing linebacker as "Kiko see ball, Kiko tackle ball." But Alonso has not seen the ball much this summer, and he has not done any tackling. That changes on Saturday, when the Eagles' inside linebacker finally plays his first game in an Eagles uniform against the Green Bay Packers. "I don't know how much I'm going to play," Alonso said, "but very excited." Alonso, whom the Eagles acquired for LeSean McCoy in March, missed almost two weeks with a concussion suffered on the third day of training camp. Even though he returned last week, Alonso did not play in the first two preseason games. He...

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