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All-22: McCoy On Run-Game Changes - Birds 24/7
"For myself, I think what makes me a good back is just vision," McCoy said. "I think being under center, I’m about 7.5 yards deep. So I can see everything happening. And I’m the farthest guy from the game. I’m all the way in the back. So if a guy maybe has leverage on a block or a guy’s getting beat, I can see it. I can adjust to it. What makes me good, I can jump in and out of holes. So that’s why I like it better."

Eagles rookie Josh Huff warns defenders if they line up across from him, he'll kick their butt -
"If you line up across from me," Huff said, "I'm gonna kick your (butt)."

Two Eagles backs have questions; McCoy is ready - Inquirer
The Eagles might have all three of their running backs available for Sunday's game against the Arizona Cardinals, or they might have only one. That's the uncertainty they face with Darren Sproles and Chris Polk on the injury report.

Evan Mathis says waiting is better - Daily News
PUTTING EVAN Mathis on injured reserve, designated for return, was a good move for the Eagles and for Mathis, the Birds' left guard said yesterday - but he also noted that if he had stayed on the roster, there's a good chance he would be playing before Nov. 10, against Carolina.

Chip Kelly explains hospital visit to Victor Cruz - CSN Philly
"I just think the way he got injured and you look at what happened, we’re all competitors in this game," Kelly said before Tuesday’s practice at the NovaCare Complex. "But there’s a feeling no matter who it is, when you see someone get hurt in a game, and to the extent that he got hurt — I had an opportunity on Monday morning to stop by and see if he was OK and to see if he needed anything before he got transferred out."

For 'D,' A Unique Test In Arizona -
The numbers are impressive. In six career games against the Eagles, Arizona wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald has 40 receptions for 642 yards and eight touchdowns. At times he's been a one-man offense. These days, he doesn't have to be for Cardinals ...

The Seattle Seahawks’ Big Problem - WSJ
The Seattle Seahawks have stalled. They’re no longer the steamroller that crushed Peyton Manning in the Super Bowl last season and redefined how to defend the pass. At 3-3, they look mortal. On the surface, this looks like just another post-championship hangover. The Seahawks might wish that were the case. Unfortunately for them, it goes much deeper than that. The real reason the Seahawks have fallen from the league’s elite is the dismantling of the secret to their success, which occurred months ago and won’t be easy to overcome now.

Uffsides: NFL Week 8 preview and picks - SB Nation
Stepping in for Matt Ufford, Nick Stevens and crew preview a big NFL week.

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