'D' needs more takeaways | Philadelphia Inquirer | 01/15/2012
There is one key defensive area where Green Bay and New England excelled and the Eagles stumbled (other than holding late-game leads): takeaways. The Packers finished the regular season tied for first in the NFL in takeaways, while the Patriots ranked third.
Trusting The Eagles?
Yesterday I made the comment that while I preferred Luke Kuechly as a MLB out of the draft, I would trust the Eagles if they preferred Donta Hightower and took him over Kuechly. A few people wondered how I could trust the Eagles after some past blunders. After all, they just got MLB wrong in 2011.
Ray's Replies: Phils vs. Birds management
In this edition of Ray's Replies, a fan from Thailand asks Eagles Insider Ray Didinger to compare the Eagles and Phillies management.
Bob Ford: Even with Spagnuolo as DC, Eagles will have challenges on defense | Philadelphia Inquirer | 01/15/2012
If the Eagles are able to hire Steve Spagnuolo as their defensive coordinator, which appears the safest and most likely course for Andy Reid and the organization, that move alone won't be the magic button to fix all the problems on that side of the ball.
Ex-NFL player awaits trial in Utah gas theft | nj.com
A July 11 trial date has been set for former Philadelphia Eagles running back Reno Mahe on a felony theft charge in Utah.
Vince Papale inducted into local Hall of Fame | NJ.com
The All Sports Museum of Southern New Jersey inducted its newest member in to the Hall of Fame Saturday afternoon, and he truly was invincible.