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2009-09-27 15:39:21

Kevin Kolb passed for two scores and Michael Vick played in his first game since late 2006 Sunday in a 34-14 Philadelphia romp over the Kansas City Chiefs. Kolb, starting in place of the injured Donovan McNabb, completed 24-of-34 passes for 327 yards. His touchdown tosses were a 64-yarder to DeSean Jackson and a 35-yarder to Brent Celek. Jackson caught six passes for 149 yards and LeSean McCoy ran for 84 yards and a touchdown for Philadelphia. Vick, back in the NFL after serving a prison...

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...

2009-09-20 16:41:24

The New Orleans Saints bombed the Philadelphia Eagles 48-22 Sunday with Drew Brees tossing three touchdown passes, raising his total to nine in two games. Brees finished with 25 completions in 34 throws, totaling 311 yards. His touchdown throws were for 15 and 25 yards to Marques Colston and 11 yards to Heath Evans. A week earlier, Brees threw six touchdown passes in a 45-27 Saints win over Detroit. Mike Bell ran for 86 yards and a score for New Orleans (2-0). Kevin Kolb, starting in place of...

2009-09-20 15:34:30

Rookie quarterback Mark Sanchez threw a touchdown pass and Jay Feeley kicked three field goals for the New York Jets Sunday in a 16-9 win over New England. The Jets (2-0) scored 13 points in the second half while holding the Patriots scoreless. New England (1-1) led 9-3 at halftime. Sanchez's scoring pass was a 9-yarder to Dustin Keller. Feeley booted field goals from 33, 24 and 40 yards. New England scored on field goals of 45, 25 and 29 yards by Stephen Gostkowski. Sanchez was 14-of-22 for...

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.

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...

2009-09-14 12:18:22

Philadelphia quarterback Donovan McNabb will miss at least one day of practice because of a rib injury but may play in the Eagles' next game. McNabb was injured Sunday in the third quarter of the Eagles' 38-10 win over Carolina. He was diagnosed with a fractured rib. This one's displaced a little bit and pretty painful, Eagles Coach Andy Reid said Monday of the injury. (McNabb) is sore. He's going to try to do everything he possibly can to play this week. We'll see how it goes. Reid said...

2009-09-13 16:52:04

The New York Jets built a 10-point halftime lead on a touchdown pass by rookie quarterback Mark Sanchez and a field goal Sunday, going on to down Houston 24-7. Sanchez was 18-of-31 for 272 yards in his pro debut. The TD pass was a 30-yarder to Chansi Stuckey in the second quarter after Jay Feeley had opened the scoring with a 24-yard field goal in the first. Thomas Jones ran for 107 yards and two second-half touchdowns for the Jets (1-0). The Texans (0-1) scored on a 48-yard fourth-quarter...

2009-09-13 16:17:39

Donovan McNabb passed for two touchdowns and ran for a third before he was injured Sunday in a 38-10 Philadelphia Eagles rout of the Carolina Panthers. McNabb completed 4-yard TD tosses to Brent Celek and Brian Westbrook and scored on a 3-yard third-quarter run, which left him lying in the end zone with an apparent rib injury. The veteran quarterback was able to walk off the field but didn't play after that. DeSean Jackson returned a punt 85 yards for another touchdown for Philadelphia...

2009-09-06 17:29:15

The Philadelphia Eagles have released backup quarterback A.J. Feeley, the team said Sunday. Feeley, 32, is a nine-year veteran whose role with Eagles had been uncertain after the team signed quarterback Michael Vick. The Eagles also announced they had claimed defensive tackle Antonio Dixon off waivers from the Washington Redskins. Feeley had been with the Eagles since 2006 and also played for them from 2001 to 2003. In between, he was a member of the Miami Dolphins. Feeley has completed 55.9...

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