| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:29 AM
Now comes the tough part.
What Chip Kelly was able to achieve in his first season last year as coach of the Philadelphia Eagles — he took them from worst to first in the NFC East — was relatively easy and commonplace in this era of NFL...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:30 AM
When Mychal Kendricks explodes from his inside linebacker position, bad things happen to the opposition.
Footballs are jarred loose, tipped in the air or scooped up by No. 95. Quarterbacks are sacked. Ball carriers are smothered and tight ends covered....
| Sep 7, 2014
| 5:00 PM
ATLANTA -- Matt Bryant kicked a 51-yarder field goal on the final play of regulation, then booted a 52-yarder in overtime to give the Atlanta Falcons a 37-34 victory over the New Orleans Saints.
In another thriller between the NFC South rivals Sunday,...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 4:03 AM
The New York Giants debut their new-look offense with hopes of avoiding a repeat of their horrific start to the 2013 campaign when they visit the Detroit Lions on Monday night in the season opener for both teams.
New York put itself out of playoff...
| Sep 18, 2013
The New England Patriots haven't fielded a lousy offense since 2000. The Pittsburgh Steelers haven't endured a losing season since 2003. The Philadelphia Eagles haven't played this fast since — well, they've never played this fast.
| 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-...
| Dec 26, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Jon Kitna became a high school math teacher once his 15-year NFL career ended.
Here's an equation he will soon laying on Lincoln High in Tacoma, Wash.: Take whatever amount you have in your treasury and add about $55,000 or so.
Kitna, who has also...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:34 AM
San Francisco linebacker Ahmad Brooks got a good, close look at Washington's Robert Griffin III on Monday night, delivering two of the 49ers' four sacks of the Redskins quarterback.
So Brooks might know what he's talking about when he offers this...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 2:23 PM
Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo will miss the rest of the season due to a back injury, according to a report by ESPN that cites an unnamed league source.
The news comes at the worst possible time for the Cowboys (8-7), who play the Philadelphia...
| Jul 28, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Donovan McNabb, a six-time Pro Bowl quarterback, has announced that he will officially retire from the NFL as a member of the Philadelphia Eagles.
McNabb, who led the Eagles to 100 victories, five NFC title games but only one losing Super Bowl...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Philadelphia plays at Dallas in a winner-take-all game next Sunday with the NFC East title hanging in the balance.
That means another mental matchup between Eagles Coach Chip Kelly and Cowboys defensive coordinator Monte Kiffin.
Kelly and Kiffin are...