The Insider: Philadelphia Eagles


Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 11/14/2013

How Nick Foles and Michael Vick attack defenses differently

The Eagles quarterback the Redskins faced in Week 1 tested Washington’s safeties physically. The player they’ll see in Week 11 will test them mentally.

By Mark Bullock  |  11:01 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, The Outsider, Week 11

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 11/14/2013

Is Eagles’ Nick Foles a better matchup for Redskins than Michael Vick?

Which Eagles quarterback is a better matchup for the Redskins?

By Greg Schimmel  |  07:00 AM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 11

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 11/11/2013

Hall: NFC East struggles a surprise, but don’t matter if Redskins don’t improve

The division has no teams with winning records, but the opponents’ struggles don’t mean much if Washington can’t take advantage, DeAngelo Hall says.

By Mike Jones  |  02:02 PM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, DeAngelo Hall, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Week 11

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 11/06/2013

Fantasy watch: The Nick Foles conundrum

Nick Foles presents a fantasy football conundrum to owner in all formats.

By Gene Wang  |  12:33 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, fantasy football, Philadelphia Eagles, Week 10

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 10/17/2013

What’s the value of winning the NFC East in 2013?

The NFC East champion is unlikely to reach the Super Bowl. Should its teams mortgage the future for a chance to win a division title?

By Greg Schimmel  |  07:02 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Kirk Cousins, New York Giants, NFC East, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013

What’s wrong with the NFC East?

What’s behind the records of 2-3 or worse for all four division teams? How about bad defense?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, Defense, New York Giants, NFC East, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Which NFL game this week excites you most?

With the Redskins on a bye, we rank the remarkable number of games still very much worth watching.

By Desmond Bieler  |  07:20 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chicago Bears, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Detroit Lions, Green Bay Packers, matchups, New Orleans Saints, New York Giants, NFL, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, schedule, Week 5

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013

Season's first win puts Redskins in second-place tie in NFC East

No need to fret too much in this less-than-fearsome division.

By Mark Maske  |  10:47 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Week 4

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 09/20/2013

NFC East’s woes give Redskins hope

The Eagles’ loss Thursday night leaves the Cowboys as the division’s only team even at .500.

By Mark Maske  |  09:47 AM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 09/19/2013

Fantasy watch: Roll with Michael Vick, get sneaky with Nate Burleson

Gene Wang provides insight on Roddy White, James Starks and Redskins vs. Lions.

By Gene Wang  |  11:32 AM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Atlanta Falcons, Detroit Lions, fantasy football, Green Bay Packers, Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Lions

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 09/10/2013

Redskins’ defense was properly prepared for Eagles, Shanahan says

Eagles ran only one play on offense that the Redskins hadn’t seen previously, coach says.

By Mark Maske  |  05:41 PM ET, 09/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Defense, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 1

Posted at 01:06 PM ET, 09/09/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles: Fast facts and game notes

Washington looks to build on last season’s 10-6 playoff campaign while the Eagles aim to kick off the Chip Kelly era on a positive note.

By Mike Jones  |  01:06 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Game notes, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 1

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles: Five story lines to follow in Monday night’s game

The Washington Redskins are almost there. On Monday night they at last open their season against the Philadelphia Eagles.

By Mike Jones  |  12:01 PM ET, 09/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Baccari Rambo, brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Robert Griffin III, story lines, Week 1

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 09/05/2013

Michael Vick understands Robert Griffin III’s mind-set when running

Eagles quarterback Michael Vick understands the dilemma Robert Griffin III faces and has some advice.

By Mike Jones  |  10:42 AM ET, 09/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Philadelphia Eagles, Quarterbacks, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 09/04/2013

Chip Kelly, Oregon briefly recruited Robert Griffin III out of high school

For a brief moment in time, during the spring of 2007, there was a chance that Robert Griffin III could have played for Chip Kelly at the University of Oregon.

By Mike Jones  |  03:12 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013

Eagles’ offensive tempo doesn’t worry Redskins’ Hall

DeAngelo Hall says conditioning won't be a problem, and neither will the Eagles' tempo in the opening game of the season.

By Mike Jones  |  01:40 PM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Defense, offensive philosophy, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 1

Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/04/2013

Five areas to monitor as the Redskins prepare for the Eagles

The Redskins get back to work today and continue to install their plan for Monday night’s date with the Eagles.

By Mike Jones  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brandon Meriweather, Defense, Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins vs. Eagles, Redskins-Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Week 1

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 09/03/2013

Redskins vs. Eagles Monday night start time changed to 6:55

By Mike Jones  |  05:17 PM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Philadelphia Eagles, Week 1

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 08/01/2013

Redskins players say they won't be mindful of Riley Cooper's racial slur when they face Eagles

"We're going to go out there and just play football," Josh Wilson says of the Sept. 9 regular season opener at FedEx Field.

By Mark Maske  |  02:05 PM ET, 08/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Philadelphia Eagles, Riley Cooper incident, Training camp

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 07/10/2013

In what scenario would the Redskins not win the NFC East?

An examination of NFC East odds and predictions finds them hedging bets on the reigning division champion Redskins.

By Keith McMillan  |  12:55 PM ET, 07/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2013 season, Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 06/28/2013

The Other 31: Eagles busy getting the pieces in place for Chip Kelly's first season

Will the former colllege coach's offense work in the NFL? Finding out the answer to that question is what Philadelphia's season will be all about.

By Mark Maske  |  07:00 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFC East, Philadelphia Eagles, The Other 31

Posted at 06:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012

The NFC East: Surprises, disappointments and where the Redskins fit in

OPENING KICK | With the Cowboys and Giants kicking off the NFL season tonight, it's time to take a look around the Redskins' division.

By Keith McMillan  |  06:59 AM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dallas Cowboys, New York Giants, NFC East, opening game, Opening kick, Philadelphia Eagles, Washington Redskins, Week 1