Vick Tells Brother to Shut It Down
Eagles quarterback Michael Vick said Wednesday he "definitely had a serious heart-to-heart conversation" with his brother Marcus over Marcus's tweet Monday night asking the Eagles to trade his brother to keep him from being hurt behind an offensive line that gave up seven sacks. "You'll never see that again," said Vick, who said people shouldn't attach any significance to anything said by anyone around him, who isn't Michael Vick. "I told him to shut off the Twitter," Vick said.
Eagles' offensive line is completely toast - NFC East Blog - ESPN
In all seriousness, this is the kind of thing that really starts to convince you there's no chance for the Eagles to turn this season around. You can talk all you want about how Michael Vick needs to play better or they need to run the ball more with LeSean McCoy, but there's simply no way for an offense to work if the offensive line isn't right. And there's simply no way for any NFL team to lose four starting offensive linemen and not struggle offensively.
Philadelphia Eagles injuries: Nate Allen returns to practice - SB Nation Philly
Safety Nate Allen returned to practice for the Philadelphia Eagles on the same day right tackle Todd Herremans was placed on injured reserve. Running back LeSean McCoy was out sick.
Jenkins, Eagles' D fighting to stay confident
Cullen Jenkins isn't concerned with missed tackles or short gains turning into long ones, he fears the mindset on defense has changed.
Internet sensation: Nine-year-old girl shredding defenses to the tune of 25 touchdowns - Yahoo! Sports
From Yahoo! Sports: Sam Gordon started playing football just to keep up with her big brother. Now, she's one of the best players a Salt Lake City youth league has ever seen.
Tim Tebow's Lost Emails - Grantland
A Grantland fauxclusive.