| Oct 29, 2013
Eight games into this war of attrition known as the NFL regular season, the more we watch the Philadelphia Eagles, the less we know about them.
What was up is now down, what was black is now white and so on down the line.
Rookie head coach Chip Kelly'...
| Dec 23, 2013
| 9:09 PM
Overcrowding, procrastination, people pushing and shoving for that one remaining item on the shelf…
Just the way the NFL had hoped the end of the season would go.
The league that once writhed when teams that had clinched early coasted into the...
| Dec 24, 2013
— Now everybody wants to know more about the Philadelphia Eagles.
At least that's NBC's assessment. The network is banking on it, actually, after following up the decision to make last Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears its own with a...
| Dec 22, 2013
| 10:08 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Inside a stunned Bears locker room Sunday night after a disgraceful 54-11 loss to the Eagles at Lincoln Financial Field, coach Marc Trestman approached Jay Cutler. Josh McCown joined them near the corner to form a quorum.
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:35 PM
Those weren't "quacks" you heard all off-season as much as they were sighs of "whew."
Whew One: The NCAA did not drop the hammer on Oregon as many people expected in the Willie Lyles case.
The headline said "major probation" in June, but behind the...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 2:14 PM
If you wonder where in the world the entertaining Eagles offense came from as you watch the Bears try in vain to stop it Sunday night, think New Hampshire.
If you need someone to blame for Eagles coach Chip Kelly coming up with a scheme that breaks as...
| Dec 21, 2013
| 6:07 PM
— Expiring contracts and performance dilemmas abound for the Philadelphia Eagles, who will have more than their share of difficult decisions to make once this season ends, regardless of how many more wins the team gets.
| Dec 21, 2013
| 3:41 PM
D is for disheartening, devastation and disappointment.
D is also for Dallas and Detroit.
In a matter of weeks, the Cowboys and Lions have gone from the thick of the playoff race to a race to the bottom. They are a combined 0-4 since posting...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 7:36 PM
Presumably, Bears players remain undivided in their support of linebacker Lance Briggs returning to start Sunday night against the Eagles.
There will be no whispers, controversy or anonymous sources this week. Everybody in Chicago agrees the Bears...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Nobody ever has accused the NFL of failing to make a profit.
But you can't help wonder if the league finally has gone too far and maximized television exposure over competitive integrity. The decision to flex the Bears-Eagles game to NBC's "Sunday Night...
| Aug 27, 2013
CHARLOTTESVILLE — Virginia's defensive challenge in Week 2 against Oregon clearly is daunting. A more nuanced, and arguably far more critical, test awaits in Saturday's opener against visiting Brigham Young.
Not to completely dismiss the...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:14 PM
— When factoring in all the new pieces and position and technique changes going on with the Philadelphia Eagles defense this year, it's really quite unreasonable to expect the group to be solid every week.
There's bound to be setbacks, sometimes...