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From Reid to Super Bowls, Eagles 4 stalwarts done it all

Feb. 03, 2023 11:18 AM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jason Kelce felt the pull of retirement after the Eagles slogged through a miserable 2020 season and a second Super Bowl any time soon seemed like a joke. The Christmas album crooner,honorary Mummer and All-Pro center — how many players have all those titles in their

Analysis: Eagles weren't afraid to make difficult decisions

Feb. 03, 2023 11:09 AM EST

The Philadelphia Eagles are playing for another Super Bowl title because they weren’t afraid to make difficult decisions following a disastrous 2020 season. Just three years after hoisting the Lombardi Trophy for the first time in franchise history, the organization was at a...

4th down coaching decisions could prove key in Super Bowl

Feb. 03, 2023 06:04 AM EST

If the Super Bowl comes down to a key fourth-down decision, that might bode well for the the Philadelphia Eagles. The analytically inclined Eagles have long been one of the NFL's most aggressive organizations when it comes to the crucial fourth-down calls. Those...

Andy Reid turned a 6-inch binder into a Hall of Fame resume

Jan. 31, 2023 18:34 PM EST

Andy Reid was an unknown assistant in Green Bay when Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie took a chance on hiring Brett Favre’s position coach to revive a struggling franchise in Philadelphia. A newspaper headline greeted Reid’s arrival with a headline that said: “Andy Who?” ...

Eagles' Super Bowl-bound Hurts still trying to quiet haters

Jan. 30, 2023 17:56 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Sirianni and his kids made snow angels in the confetti on the Linc turf. Jalen Hurts puffed on a cigar alone at his locker and scrolled through the congratulatory texts on his phone. Out in the Philly streets, delirious fans refused to let grease slow them...

Panthers hire Frank Reich over Steve Wilks as head coach

Jan. 26, 2023 17:30 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Frank Reich is returning to the Carolina Panthers as their coach, more than 27 years after starting the franchise's first game at quarterback in 1995. The Panthers announced Thursday they've agreed to terms with Reich to become the sixth head coach in...

Lawrence, Jags ready to run it back after late-season surge

Jan. 23, 2023 15:02 PM EST

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Trevor Lawrence signed jerseys, helmets and posters for teammates Monday before heading into the offseason. He left his locker pretty much intact. He’s ready to run it back. Lawrence understands aspects will be a little...

Jaguars rue missed chances in playoff loss to Kansas City

Jan. 21, 2023 21:32 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars could not have imagined a better situation than the one they faced late in the first half of their divisional-round playoff game against the mighty Kansas City Chiefs on Saturday. The upstart AFC South champions, who had to rally...

Column: Lawrence and the Jags finally have things covered

Jan. 20, 2023 18:05 PM EST

We can’t give credit to the scattered and covered hash browns, because Trevor Lawrence didn’t place his order until he was done with one of the greatest comebacks in NFL playoff history. Still, a late-night trip to Waffle House after an improbable victory is a striking metaphor...

Pederson, Reid face off again as Jags visit KC for playoffs

Jan. 19, 2023 18:04 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Doug Pederson got to know Andy Reid as a backup quarterback in Green Bay, then as his starter in Philadelphia, before coaching under him with the Eagles and helping him build the Kansas City Chiefs into the juggernaut they are today. “How many years is...