The Early Lead: Riley Cooper


Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Michael Vick plays “peacemaker” between Riley Cooper, Cary Williams

"These young dudes don't respect me," Eagles quarterback says after breaking up fight.

By Cindy Boren  |  03:22 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cary Williams, DeSean Jackson, Michael Vick, NFL, Riley Cooper

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 09/05/2013

Riley Cooper, Cary Williams scuffle at Eagles’ practice (video)

Michael Vick and DeSean Jackson act as peacemakers after tempers flare.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:49 PM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cary Williams, Michael Vick, NFL, Riley Cooper

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 08/06/2013

Riley Cooper returns to Eagles (updated)

Wide receiver went to counseling after racial slur came to light last week.

By Cindy Boren  |  11:51 AM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Riley Cooper

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 08/02/2013

Riley Cooper excused from all Eagles' activities

Wide receiver will undergo counseling after racial slur came to light Wednesday.

By Cindy Boren  |  12:39 PM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Riley Cooper

Posted at 10:17 AM ET, 08/02/2013

Riley Cooper controversy threatens to divide Eagles' locker room

Teammates have said they forgive him for racial slur. Forgetting is another matter.

By Cindy Boren  |  10:17 AM ET, 08/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jason Avant, LeSean McCoy, NFL, Riley Cooper

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Riley Cooper will get "outside assistance," Eagles say

Team also fined wide receiver for racial slur.

By Cindy Boren  |  01:37 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Riley Cooper

Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Roger Goodell on Riley Cooper and the Redskins' nickname

Commissioner talks about the difference between racial slur and Washington team's nickname

By Cindy Boren  |  11:33 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL, Riley Cooper, Roger Goodell, Washington Redskins

Posted at 09:21 AM ET, 08/01/2013

Riley Cooper apologizes for racial slur; Michael Vick forgives him

Eagles try to move forward after a nasty video goes viral.

By Cindy Boren  |  09:21 AM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Michael Vick, NFL, Philadelphia Eagles, Riley Cooper