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  • Eagles Hall of Famer Tommy McDonald dies at 84

    Tommy McDonald, the small, speedy and sure-handed receiver who teamed with quarterback Norm Van Brocklin to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the 1960 NFL championship, has died. He was 84. His death was announced Monday by the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Details were not disclosed. McDonald was a two-time All-American from Oklahoma who played 12 NFL seasons for five teams and was a six-time Pro Bowl selection. When he retired in 1968, he ranked second in league history in touchdown catches,...

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  • Wentz back, Eagles aim for return of other top skill players

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Even with Carson Wentz back, the Philadelphia Eagles are far from complete. Three of the team's top skill position players weren't on the field for Sunday's 20-16 win over Indianapolis but could be nearing a return. Wide receiver Alshon Jeffery and running backs Jay Ajayi and Darren ...

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  • Tommy McDonald, speedy Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 84

    Tommy McDonald, the small, speedy and sure-handed receiver who teamed with quarterback Norm Van Brocklin to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the 1960 NFL championship, has died. He was 84. His death was announced Monday by the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Details were not disclosed. ...

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  • Tommy McDonald, speedy Hall of Fame receiver, dies at 84

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Tommy McDonald, the small, speedy and sure-handed receiver who teamed with quarterback Norm Van Brocklin to help the Philadelphia Eagles win the 1960 NFL championship, has died. He was 84. His death was announced Monday by the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Details were not disclosed. McDonald ...

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  • 11 ways Week 3 reshaped 2018 NFL season: Eagles-Rams key to NFC, 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo's injury, Packers' Clay Matthews controversy

    Week 3 of the 2018 NFL season didn't just entertain--it set the tone for the rest of the season. From Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz's return to the field, to Eli Manning and the New York Giants showing life, to San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo's injury, to the New England Patriots losing in Detroit, Sunday's action had it all.

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  • Carson Wentz leads Eagles to 20-16 comeback win over Colts

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Carson Wentz eluded defenders, scrambled, threw his body around and played the same way he has throughout his career. He's all the way back. Playing his first game since he tore two ligaments in his left knee last Dec. 10, Wentz had no fear and no hesitation, ...

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  • Carson Wentz leads Eagles to comeback win over Colts

    Carson Wentz shook off rust and defenders. Wentz threw a touchdown pass on his first drive in nine months, Wendell Smallwood ran in from the 4 for the go-ahead score and the Philadelphia Eagles pulled out a 20-16 victory over the visiting Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. "It was a long time coming," Wentz said after playing his first game since he tore two ligaments in his left knee Dec. 10. "It felt great." Adam Vinatieri tied Morten Andersen's career record of 565 field goals by connecting on...

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  • Double down on 11: Carson Wentz fearless in return

    The Eagles quarterback plays daredevil football, and he didn't shy away in his first game back since suffering a torn ACL last December.

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  • Wentz opens with TD, gets win in Eagles return

    Quarterback Carson Wentz, returning to the Philadelphia Eagles for the first time in 2018 following ACL/LCL surgery on his left knee, opened with a touchdown on the Eagles' first possession en route to a 20-16 win.

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  • NFL Week 3 picks, predictions: Indianapolis Colts vs. Philadelphia Eagles

    The Philadelphia Eagles will face the Indianapolis Colts at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pa. on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2018 (9/23/18) Week 3 of the NFL season. The Eagles are led by quarterback Carson Wentz and head coach Doug Pederson. The Colts are led by quarterback Andrew Luck and head coach Frank Reich.

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  • Where do Ed Oliver, Nick Bosa, Bryce Love go? Is Jarrett Stidham top QB?

    Who will the New York Jets, New York Giants, and Philadelphia Eagles select in the 2019 NFL Draft? Our early mock draft picks.

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  • Corey Clement, More Updated Fantasy Outlook with Jay Ajayi, Darren Sproles Out

    Fantasy owners scrambling the waiver wire for running backs would do well to target Corey Clement of the Philadelphia Eagles heading into Week 3...

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  • Jay Ajayi, Darren Sproles Out vs. Colts with Back, Hamstring Injuries

    The Philadelphia Eagles will be without running backs Jay Ajayi and Darren Sproles for their Week 3 game against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday...

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  • Mike Wallace on Le'Veon Bell Holdout: Crazy How They Make You into a Villain

    Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Mike Wallace is on Le'Veon Bell's side when it comes to the star running back's holdout from the Pittsburgh Steelers ...

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  • Eagles rule out RBs Ajayi, Sproles against Colts

    Eagles running backs Jay Ajayi (back) and Darren Sproles (hamstring) have been ruled out against the Colts after being unable to practice all week.

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  • Carson Wentz makes long-awaited return for Eagles vs Colts

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Carson Wentz has been waiting for this moment since he tore up his knee last December. No. 11 will be back under center for the Philadelphia Eagles (1-1) against the Indianapolis Colts (1-1) on Sunday after watching his teammates win the Super Bowl without him in February, ...

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  • Carson Wentz ready to pick up from where he left off

    Carson Wentz is days away from playing in his first football game since tearing his ACL last December, with the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback set to start Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.  A year ago, Wentz was the frontrunner for MVP until he got hurt. Now, everyone wants to see if ...

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  • NFL Week 3 predictions: Picks, point spreads, betting lines for every game

    Week 3 of the 2018 NFL season has arrived! It's officially time to dive into point spreads and betting lines around the sport on a weekly basis. That means picks and predictions for the entire slate, including primetime games between Sam Darnold's New York Jets and Tyrod Taylor's Cleveland Browns on Thursday Night Football, Saquon Barkley's New York Giants and Deshaun Watson's Houston Texans on Sunday afternoon, Carson Wentz's return for the Philadelphia Eagles, Tom Brady's New England Patriots...

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  • NFL bold predictions, Week 3: Eagles' Carson Wentz explodes in return, Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes stumbles, Browns' Tyrod Taylor torches Jets

    The NFL is unpredictable, but that won't stop us from trying. Here's a guess at the wild things might happen in Week 2. Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz makes his return against the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday, September 23, 2018 (9/23/18). Quarterback Eli Manning and the New York Giants visit the Houston Texans. The Los Angeles Chargers square off against the Los Angeles Rams. The New York Jets travel to face quarterback Tyrod Taylor and the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night.

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  • NFL Week 3 picks: Predictions, point spreads, betting lines for every game

    Week 3 of the 2018 NFL season has arrived! It's officially time to dive into point spreads and betting lines around the sport on a weekly basis. That means picks and predictions for the entire slate, including primetime games between the New York Jets and Cleveland Browns on Thursday Night Football, New York Giants and Houston Texans on Sunday afternoon, Carson Wentz's return for the Philadelphia Eagles, New England Patriots vs. Detroit Lions on on Sunday Night Football and a Monday Night...

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  • Without Ronaldo, Madrid, Juventus prevail in Champions League

    Real Madrid managed to win easily in the Champions League without Cristiano Ronaldo. So did his new team, Juventus, after its big-time signee was tearfully sent off within 30 minutes. Three-time defending champion Madrid eased to a 3-0 win over visiting Roma on Wednesday, with Francisco "Isco" Alarcon scoring from the kind of free kick only Ronaldo got to take in his nine years with the club. Ronaldo, making his Juventus debut in a competition he has won five times, also had a new experience:...

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  • Jordan Matthews Signs Eagles Contract, Mike Wallace Placed on IR with Leg Injury

    Free-agent wide receiver Jordan Matthews and the Philadelphia Eagles reportedly agreed to a contract, the team announced Wednesday. The transaction comes after Philadelphia receiver Mike Wallace suffered a fractured fibula in Week 2...

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  • McCarthy: Matthews 'did everything right'

    Packers' head coach Mike McCarthy says nothing has changed with the way his players are being coached on how to tackle in the aftermath of a controversial roughing the passer penalty called against Clay Matthews on Sunday.

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  • NFL QB power rankings, Week 3: Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes, Buccaneers' Ryan Fitzpatrick surging; Jets' Sam Darnold, Giants' Eli Manning slumping

    Analyzing every NFL quarterback through two weeks of the 2018 season. New York Jets rookie quarterback Sam Darnold had his first struggles, the New York Giants' Eli Manning battled through offensive line problems and the Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz is back from injury. Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick are off to hot starts.

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