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NFL At 100-AP Was There-Super Bowl 52

Nov. 12, 2019 11:53 AM EST

As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For this week, it is the Eagles-Patriots game. To mark each Game of the Week, the AP will be reprinting its story of a classic matchup in the rivalry. The following is the story...

NFL at 100: Eagles upset Patriots, give Philly a special win

Nov. 12, 2019 11:00 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rookie running back Corey Clement took the snap out of shotgun formation, rolled to his left and pitched the ball to third-string tight end Trey Burton, who caught it coming off the end, ran a few steps and floated a pass to backup quarterback Nick Foles in the end zone for a touchdown....

Jordan Matthews excited to begin 3rd stint with Eagles

Nov. 11, 2019 7:15 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jordan Matthews was so excited to return to the Philadelphia Eagles again that he picked up his young son and ran around the house. "I was like a kid in a candy store," Matthews said Monday. "It was like getting drafted all over again. I was just so happy. I picked up my son, ran around...

Cowboys lose to another potential playoff team and are tied

Nov. 11, 2019 1:18 AM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys kept force-feeding the ball to running back Ezekiel Elliott while trying to make a late comeback. Once a fourth-down pass to Elliott in the final minute fell incomplete, after he lost 3 yards and was stuffed for no gain on the previous two plays, the Cowboys were...

Ravens LB Fort signs 2-year extension through 2021

Nov. 8, 2019 12:44 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have signed inside linebacker L.J. Fort to a two-year extension through 2021. Fort was signed to Baltimore's 53-man roster in late September after being released by the Eagles. He played the previous four seasons with Pittsburgh. The 29-year-old Fort was used...

Relying on the run is formula for Eagles' success

Nov. 7, 2019 2:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Changing their identity might give the Philadelphia Eagles their best chance to make a playoff run. Though the Eagles (5-4) have been a pass-first offense under coach Doug Pederson, they are more successful when they commit to running the ball. Since 2016, they're 21-2 when they have at...

Vikings claim ex-starting safety Sendejo off waivers

Nov. 6, 2019 5:32 PM EST

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have claimed safety Andrew Sendejo off waivers from Philadelphia, bringing back a longtime piece of their secondary. The move was made Wednesday, the day after Sendejo was released by the Eagles, for whom he played in all nine games this season. He had an...

Yellow flags, red flags, black eyes for NFL's 100th season

Nov. 5, 2019 4:19 PM EST

The NFL's 100th season has not been worth celebrating even if the history of the league is. Several teams are tanking, penalties are wrecking the flow of games, some of the biggest stars have been sidelined, the new pass interference rule appears to have been adapted only to quiet the uproar that started after...

Cowboys LB Vander Esch out for Giants game

Nov. 4, 2019 7:22 PM EST

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Dallas Cowboys starting linebacker Leighton Vander Esch is inactive for their game against the New York Giants. Vander Esch got hurt two weeks ago in the Cowboys' win over the Philadelphia Eagles. Vander Esch, Dallas' second-leading tackler, was listed as questionable Saturday...

Despite injuries, inconsistency, Eagles in the race at bye

Nov. 4, 2019 5:08 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Despite injuries and inconsistency, the Philadelphia Eagles enter their bye week right in the thick of the playoff race. The Eagles (5-4) are soaring off to their mini-vacations following consecutive wins after back-to-back lopsided losses. They beat the Chicago Bears 22-14 on Sunday to...