| Nov 16, 2013
| 6:01 PM
— Wilbert Montgomery had pure speed. No other Philadelphia Eagle hit the hole faster.
Brian Westbrook had pure instinct. No other Eagle had a better grasp of the complex modern game of football.
Steve Van Buren was the most accomplished of his...
| Dec 28, 2013
| 6:05 PM
— Minimal injuries, fresh legs and veterans who have embraced an extra day of practice each week in an era when all other forces within the NFL are pushing the other way are what the Philadelphia Eagles are all about these days.
They owe it to...
| Nov 17, 2013
| 6:30 PM
— Of all the wins since the Philadelphia Eagles started this most unlikely streak they're on now of holding opponents to 21 points or less, Sunday's 24-16 victory over the Washington Redskins was the most gratifying, according to defensive...
| Jan 7, 2014
| 5:50 PM
— Seven wins in their last eight regular-season games, a 10-6 record and an NFC East crown landed the Philadelphia Eagles back in the playoffs for the first time since 2010.
Those factors also worked to pull up the team's final grades, after a...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:59 PM
From Henry Jordan to Lawrence Taylor, Shaun Gayle to Todd Kelly, Antoine Bethea to Mike Tomlin, Peninsula athletes have collected a fair share of Super Bowl rings.
As the NFL playoffs kick off Saturday, the question becomes whether that collection will...
| Jun 1, 2011
| 4:19 PM
This was the Michael Vick folks want to see, the Michael Vick they need to see.
Roger Goodell, Jeffrey Lurie, Andy Reid, all those who took a serious chance on a felon many consider incorrigible. This was the young man they hoped and prayed Vick would...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 3:24 PM
It might have seemed that Eli Manning was reading from something of the distant past. We'll five years ago at least.
But really he was describing his team's late run of success that led the Giants to Super Bowl XLVI and him to be talking at the...
| Aug 6, 2011
| 1:18 PM
Patty Viverito, the commissioner of the Missouri Valley Football Conference, caused a ripple recently when she said that she's working to expand the Football Championship Subdivision playoff field.
The field went from 16 to 20 teams just last season, the...
| Feb 14, 2013
In Week 2 of the NFL season. Michael Vick passed for 371 yards and rushed for a touchdown in the final two minutes to give the Philadelphia Eagles a 24-23 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
Little did we know. Little did we know that Baltimore would...
| Oct 4, 2012
The coach from Denbigh has been to three Super Bowls and collected two rings. The quarterback from the East End aspires to get there and may be looking at his last legitimate shot.
Mike Tomlin and Michael Vick compete against one another Sunday for the...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 4:22 PM
What will Joe Banner do next? The former Eagles president is now also the former Cleveland Browns CEO, thanks to owner Jimmy Haslam's borderline psychotic decision to clean house a little more than a year after he hired Banner and......
| Jan 2, 2012
| 4:41 PM
NBC's “Sunday Night Football” was a huge winner in the ratings last night. How huge? The Dallas Cowboys-New York Giants game scored the best overnight rating in the six-year history of “Sunday Night Football,” NBC said. New York...