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Making the Grade: 4-3 Defensive Ends | ProFootballFocus.com
1. Trent Cole, Philadelphia Eagles - In the last three years, Cole has finished fifth (2008), third (2009) and first (2010) in our overall 4-3 DE rankings, so maybe the Eagles defensive end has a point when he talks about how criminally underrated he is. He gets credit for his pass rushing, but, interestingly, he may be stronger in run defense – where he has finished with our highest grade in each of the past two years. That’s certainly not a slight to his pass rushing ability in that time, where only three defenders have accumulated more total quarterback disruptions.

Frank: Overrated and underrated Eagles: Coaches
Does the often heralded Buddy Ryan really deserve as much credit as he gets? In this installment of overrated-underrated, Reuben Frank takes a look at Eagles coaches.

Iggles Blitz " Blog Archive " The Importance of Iowa?
Was Juan Castillo influenced by the defensive system run by Iowa?

Redskins are only NFC East team for Pryor - NFC East Blog - ESPN
of all the teams in the NFC East, the only one I think should even think about taking a shot on Pryor with a late-round supplemental draft pick is the one that has major questions, present and future, at both the quarterback and the wide receiver position: The Washington Redskins.

Cowboys set camp date - San Antonio Express-News
The Dallas Cowboys are tentatively set to start practicing at the Alamodome on July 29, a city official said Friday. The NFL lockout has prevented the Cowboys from finalizing their plans for training camp, but the Alamodome has at least received a tentative schedule.