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Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Malcolm Jenkins (27) celebrates beating the New York Giants after NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Once again, Eagles overcome adversity to reach playoffs

Dec. 30, 2019 4:19 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Eagles overcame one injury after another to reach the playoffs for the third straight season. Sound familiar? It should. Only difference this time around is Carson Wentz is healthy and seemingly everyone around him went down. Wentz missed the playoffs with injuries when...

Philadelphia Eagles tight end Josh Perkins (81) scores a touchdown in front of New York Giants cornerback Deandre Baker (27) in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Injury-ravaged Eagles beat Giants 34-17 to win NFC East

Dec. 29, 2019 11:41 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Wearing green "The East Is Not Enough" T-shirts and division champion baseball caps, the Philadelphia Eagles showed off their dance moves in the visiting locker room after a group of backups, reserves and former practice squad players helped the team secure a playoff berth. ...

Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz, left, meets with Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott after of an NFL football game Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Giants have a shot to spoil Philadelphia Eagles' playoff bid

Dec. 26, 2019 4:57 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Despite a season marked by injuries to key players and inconsistency, the Philadelphia Eagles have a shot at not only making the playoffs, but getting a home game. That's the NFC East this season, and the Eagles (8-7) can wrap it up by beating the New York Giants (4-11) on...

FILE - In this Oct. 20, 2019, file photo, Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick (72) prepares for the snap of the ball during the first half of an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles in Arlington, Texas. Frederick was named to his fifth Pro Bowl this week. No big deal, except that he’s barely a year removed from not being able to lift weights because of an autoimmune disorder that attacks the nervous system. (AP Photo/Roger Steinman, File)

NFL Notes: From purgatory to Pro Bowl for Cowboys' Frederick

Dec. 20, 2019 2:49 PM EST

Dallas Cowboys center Travis Frederick was selected to his fifth Pro Bowl this week. No big deal, except that he’s barely a year removed from not being able to lift weights because of an autoimmune disorder that attacks the nervous system. Frederick hadn’t missed a game in his five-year career when...

Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz (11) is tackled by Seattle Seahawks' Mychal Kendricks (56) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Dolphins fill role of spoilers against injury-plagued Eagles

Nov. 29, 2019 9:31 AM EST

Here comes another NFL December — the time to a make a push in the playoff race and build momentum for the postseason. Or in the Miami Dolphins’ case, a time to play out the string. The Dolphins (2-9) have been looking ahead to 2020 for nearly a year, since owner Stephen Ross ordered a rebuild. And...

Seattle Seahawks' Russell Wilson, left, and Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz meet after an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, in Philadelphia. Seattle won 17-9. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Despite struggles, Eagles still have a chance in NFC East

Nov. 25, 2019 7:27 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The path to an NFC East title for the Philadelphia Eagles is simple and they don't have to rely on outside help if they take care of their own business. Winning is the hard part. Following consecutive losses to New England (10-1) and Seattle (9-2), the Eagles (5-6) are still only one...

Philadelphia Eagles' Carson Wentz (11) lies on the field after being tackled by New England Patriots' Kyle Van Noy (53) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 17, 2019, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Much blame to spread around for Eagles’ poor offense

Nov. 18, 2019 7:55 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Poor throws. Dropped passes. Missed blocks. Questionable play-calling. It’s all contributed to an ineffective, inconsistent offense that has plagued the Philadelphia Eagles through 10 games. The Eagles (5-5) couldn’t do much against the New England Patriots in a 17-10 loss...