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News and notes from around the web for October 15th
I have to believe Jeffrey Lurie took note of this… – Blogging the bEast
The Linc was half empty by the time the Lions kicked their winning FG yesterday...
Absence Of Fletcher Cox, Nate Allen Stings Eagles - Birds 24/7
The Eagles were without two of their key defenders down the stretch and it cost them.
Let's Talk - Iggles Blitz
Andy Reid must analyze the Lions game and the season to this point. He must identify specific problems. He then needs to figure out solutions to those problems. It is possible that will result in a significant action, but don’t count on it. Andy tends to trust his players and coaches. He’s not making changes for the heck of it.
Video: An Angry Eagles Fan Says the Eagles Played Like Poop
As uncomfortable as you may have been watching the Eagles cough up a late lead to the Detroit Lions on Sunday afternoon, you can make things even weirder by watching "Angry" Greg Ryan equate the Eagles performance to that of the pigeons who apparently may have defecated on the Lincoln Financial Field turf at some point during the day.
Paul Domowitch's Eagles-Lions report card
The Eagles had a season-low 71 rushing yards, and Michael Vick had 59 of those on scrambles off designed pass plays. LeSean McCoy finished with just 22 yards on 14 carries. That’s the fewest rushing yards he’s had in a game with more than six carries in his career.