NFL owners vote to expand playoffs to 16 teams if COVID-19 forces postponement of games

The decision comes on the heels of a rise in positive COVID-19 cases among the league’s players, and bleak predictions from the medical community of a surge in the disease nationwide.

NFL owners vote to expand playoffs to 16 teams if COVID-19 forces postponement of games

The decision comes on the heels of a rise in positive COVID-19 cases among the league’s players, and bleak predictions from the medical community of a surge in the disease nationwide.

Eagles’ Press Taylor wants Carson Wentz to stay aggressive, but ‘nothing trumps ball security’

With Wentz in the worst stretch in his career, Taylor said the conversations between the two sometimes focus on the expectations the team has for its franchise quarterback.

Eagles’ Press Taylor wants Carson Wentz to stay aggressive, but ‘nothing trumps ball security’

With Wentz in the worst stretch in his career, Taylor said the conversations between the two sometimes focus on the expectations the team has for its franchise quarterback.

Brandon Graham turned out to be one of Andy Reid’s final gifts to the Eagles

Drafted13th overall in 2010, Graham has seen most of his best production in the second half of his rather unique career.

Brandon Graham turned out to be one of Andy Reid’s final gifts to the Eagles

Drafted13th overall in 2010, Graham has seen most of his best production in the second half of his rather unique career.
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Brandon Graham is the Eagles’ best player. Appreciate him while you can. | Mike Sielski

At 32, he's having his best season, validating a recent contract extension and providing leadership and other intangibles. He's an all-time great Eagle.

The Eagles’ Rodney McLeod spent part of his bye week encouraging Philadelphians to vote in the election | Early Birds

With no game to prepare for and few work obligations for the first time in months, the safety found a productive way to use his free time last week.

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If Carson Wentz keeps glitching, will Doug Pederson save the Eagles with Jalen Hurts? | Marcus Hayes

The Eagles have problems: injury, ineptness, incredulous decisions by the coach. But, consistently, the biggest problem has been Carson Wentz. And it’s Pederson’s job to consider every solution.

The game Alex Trebek hosted helped teach Eagles’ Jim Schwartz the importance of quick answers

Watching "Jeopardy!", Schwartz learned that having the right answer is not enough, you have to get it faster than your competition.

Is there a case for the Eagles to start Jordan Mailata ahead of Jason Peters at left tackle?

In some corners, the former rugby player has done enough to warrant a permanent stay at left tackle.

Coming off a strong game, T.J. Edwards has at least two more chances to prove he’s the Eagles’ best linebacker

His effort vs. Dallas was the best by an Eagles linebacker this season; the Eagles will play the Giants and the Browns before Nate Gerry is eligible to return.

Ben Roethlisberger calls the Steelers ‘the world’s team,’ Josh Allen’s career performance after grandmother’s death, and more NFL news

Pittsburgh defeated its old cross-league rival Dallas in a battle of teams with two of the largest fan bases in the NFL.

Would the Eagles be in first place without Travis Fulgham? Unlikely. | Early Birds

Fulgham has played just five games for the Eagles this season, but he has four touchdowns, 435 receiving yards, and has given Carson Wentz a true go-to receiver.

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The Eagles better watch out for the Giants, Washington, and maybe even the Cowboys | Marcus Hayes

The Birds are the best team in the NFC East, and getting better, but they're aren’t too much better than the rest of the teams ... and maybe the NFC East really is better than anyone thinks.

As the Eagles return from the bye week, some persistent problems really need quick resolutions

It's time to stabilize the lineup and move along toward much-needed consistency.

Eagles' remaining opponents present all sorts of challenges after bye week

From Russell Wilson to Myles Garrett, there are plenty of landmines on the back end of the Eagles' schedule. We look at the good and the bad for the remaining eight foes.

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Don’t blame Doug Pederson for Eagles' problems. Blame everybody else. | Marcus Hayes

His schizophrenic quarterback, his meddlesome owner, his ham-handed GM, his rickety players -- blame them. Dougie Fresh is in first place in the NFC East because he's made the most with the least.

Joe Banner says NFL owners' support for Black Lives Matter movement is a matter of degree

In this week's Q&A, former Eagles president Joe Banner addresses Carson Wentz's continuing struggles, how the NFL owners really feel about Donald Trump and Black Lives Matter, and other issues.

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