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The Linc - DeSean Jackson handicaps the QB competition, gives early nod to Mike Vick

Jennifer Stewart-US PRESSWIRE

Eagles' Peters avoids court date - Jeff McLane, Philadelphia Inquirer

Jason Peters paid a fine of $656.50 on June 21 after drag racing charges he accrued a week earlier were reduced to driving with improper equipment, according to the Monroe, La., district attorney's office.

DeSean Jackson predicts Michael Vick will beat out Nick Foles - Michael David Smith, Pro Football Talk

"In my opinion, honestly, I don't want to be put on the spot," Jackson said. "But Michael Vick's got a lot of confidence in himself. He's been there going on 12 years in the NFL, and I think he'll get the job."

Eagles training camp preview: Wide receiver - Some hack, Allentown Morning Call

The WR camp competition is going to be a very interesting one this year, as the Eagles have a group of receivers in a variety of shapes, sizes, and skill sets.

Looking for depth on the OL - Tommy puddin pops, Iggles Blitz

The Eagles will keep 8 or 9 OL. The starters are set. If they keep Watkins and Kelly, that only leaves open 1 or 2 spots.

How Chip Kelly is spending the time he once spent recruiting? - Zach Berman, Philadelphia Inquirer

"Football. Football. All football," Kelly said on a Monday afternoon in June. "You got me out of a meeting. We were going through the Redskins' third down. So it's a lot more preparation from a football standpoint."

Mystery surrounds Eagles' new defensive front - Geoff Mosher, CSN Philly

Fletcher Cox is either a three-technique in a 4-3 alignment or a five-technique in a 3-4 front. Cedric Thornton is a defensive end, unless he's a nose tackle. Bennie Logan has no clue what he is. Trent Cole and Brandon Graham aren't defensive linemen anymore -- unless, of course, they still are.


And for no other reason than that I saw Silver Linings Playbook for the first time recently: