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2009-09-23 17:33:03

The Philadelphia Eagles went through practice Wednesday without quarterback Donovan McNabb and running back Brian Westbrook. The team's top offensive players continue to recover from injuries -- McNabb a broken rib and Westbrook a slightly sprained ankle. McNabb was hurt in Philadelphia's season-opening 38-10 win over Carolina on Sept. 13, and was inactive last Sunday when the Eagles were trounced 48-22 by the New Orleans Saints. Coach Andy Reid told the Philadelphia News Wednesday he would...

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2009-09-20 13:23:52

Philadelphia quarterback Donovan McNabb, who fractured a rib a week ago, was listed as inactive Sunday for the Eagles' game against the New Orleans Saints. Backup Kevin Kolb made his first NFL start in place of McNabb, who was hurt in a 38-10 win over Carolina Sept. 13. Kolb played in the Carolina contest after McNabb went out in the third quarter. Jeff Garcia was Kolb's backup against the Saints. The Eagles signed Garcia Monday.

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2009-09-17 14:00:00

Philadelphia Eagles Coach Andy Reid says the health of injured quarterback Donovan McNabb is improving, but his status for Sunday's game is unknown. McNabb has not practiced this week after suffering a cracked rib in Philadelphia's season-opening 38-10 rout of the Carolina Panthers. He is making progress, Reid said. We'll just see how he does over the next couple of days. The Eagles play their 2009 home opener against the New Orleans Saints Sunday, and if McNabb's cracked rib prevents him...

2009-08-29 19:11:21

Drew Brees threw two touchdown passes Saturday when the New Orleans Saints trounced the Oakland Raiders, 45-7, in pre-season play. Brees was 14-for-17 with 179 yards and P.J. Hill rushed for 83 yards and two touchdowns on 12 carries for the Saints, who have won all three of their preseason games. Jeff Garcia was 9-for-15 for 111 yards and a TD for the Raiders. JaMarcus Russell who started at quarterback for Oakland was 12-for-18 for 153 yards.

2008-12-28 16:05:21

Michael Bush ran for 177 yards and two touchdowns for Oakland, which wrecked Tampa Bay's playoff hopes Sunday with a 31-24 win over the Buccaneers. JaMarcus Russell passed for two more touchdowns for the Raiders (5-11). Johnnie Lee Higgins caught six passes for 52 yards and Chaz Schilens hauled in another scoring toss for Oakland. Jeff Garcia completed 17-of-33 passes for 257 yards and a touchdown for Tampa Bay (9-7), which lost four straight games on its way to missing the playoffs. Carnell...

2008-10-26 18:00:00

Irving, TX (Sports Network) - Roy Williams scored his first touchdown as a Cowboy, and the Dallas defense made a crucial stop in the last minute to give the Cowboys a 13-9 victory over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Texas Stadium. Tampa Bay forced a punt late in the fourth, starting on their own 26 with 4:15 to play. Ernest Graham converted a 4th-and-inches to get to the 39, and Jeff Garcia found Ike Hilliard on the next play for a 13-yard gain as the clock ran down to the two minute warning....

2008-10-20 03:00:02

Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Jeff Garcia threw for 310 yards and one touchdown, as the Tampa Bay Buccaneers bested the struggling Seattle Seahawks, 20-10, at Raymond James Stadium. Garcia completed 27-of-36 passes and Earnest Graham added a rushing touchdown for Tampa Bay (5-2). Antonio Bryant led all receivers with 115 yards and a score on six grabs. "Another pretty solid effort by the team, in the first half especially," said Garcia. "Offensively, we did some...

2008-07-27 03:00:11

By Roy Cummings, Tampa Tribune, Fla. Jul. 27--UPDATED: LAKE BUENA VISTA -- By the time you read this, Brett Favre might already be a Buccaneer. Even if he's not, the speculation that he soon will be should still be gaining strength. There might not be an NFL insider alive who doesn't believe Favre will end up in a Bucs uniform this season. For several reasons, though, the whole idea still seems rather fa(v)r(e)-fetched. Sure, the Bucs would benefit greatly from a public relations...

2008-07-03 15:00:26

Comedy Central said it plans to start airing its first unscripted competition series this month with U.S. actor/comedian Michael Ian Black as its host. Featuring comedian contestants Kyle Cease, Chris Fairbanks, Jeff Garcia, Red Grant, Tiffany Haddish, Bert Kreischer, Mo Mandel, Donnell Rawlings, Amy Schumer and Theo Von, Reality Bites Back is to premiere July 17 on Comedy Central. The network said the series will show 10 comedians battling for supremacy in weekly parodies of the most...


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  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.