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With 'innate' accuracy, Cousins delivering for Vikings

Oct. 10, 2018 5:49 PM EDT

EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — As Kirk Cousins backpedaled in the pocket with Minnesota on the move late in the first half last week, Adam Thielen broke for the back corner of the end zone. Cousins had to make an off-balance throw to beat a fast-approaching Michael Bennett, and Thielen had little room left in bounds...

New QBs, different stakes for Vikings-Eagles rematch

Oct. 4, 2018 5:17 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — This time, it's Kirk Cousins vs. Carson Wentz. The quarterbacks and the stakes will be different when the Philadelphia Eagles (2-2) host the Minnesota Vikings (1-2-1) in a rematch of the NFC championship game Sunday. Nick Foles led the Eagles to a 38-7 win over Case Keenum and the...

No panic in Philly despite 2-2 start

Oct. 3, 2018 6:18 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A mediocre start won't force the Philadelphia Eagles to make personnel changes. Coach Doug Pederson reiterated his confidence in his staff and players as the defending Super Bowl champions get ready for an NFC championship game rematch against the Vikings. "The sky is not falling. The...

Defending Super Bowl champs are mediocre

Oct. 1, 2018 5:50 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The defending Super Bowl champions look mediocre. At the quarter point of the season, the Philadelphia Eagles (2-2) have an inconsistent offense and a defense that can't stop anyone on the road. But coach Doug Pederson isn't ready to make major changes following a 26-23 overtime loss at...

Foles shows off catching skills, Eagles beat Falcons 18-12

Sep. 7, 2018 11:31 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nick Foles could end up playing a new position when Carson Wentz comes back if he keeps this up. Foles caught another pass in a clutch spot to spark a sputtering offense that looked out of sync and the defense picked up right where it left off last time it faced Atlanta. After seeing...

Eagles stop Ryan to Jones again, beat Falcons 18-12

Sep. 7, 2018 1:28 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Matt Ryan to Julio Jones failed in Philly again. Jay Ajayi had a pair of touchdown runs, Nick Foles caught another pass to jump-start a sputtering offense and the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles needed another defensive stand to open the NFL season with an 18-12 victory over the...

Falcons offensive coordinator putting last year behind him

Sep. 4, 2018 5:16 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Offensive coordinator Steve Sarkisian spent the offseason, training camp and preseason fine-tuning an Atlanta offense that's expected to be elite in his second year. When the Falcons and Eagles open the NFL regular season Thursday night in Philadelphia, Sarkisian will be back in...

Jones says he's ready to roll after missing preseason games

Sep. 3, 2018 7:20 PM EDT

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Julio Jones did not take a snap in preseason and the two-time All-Pro receiver is not the least bit concerned. When the Atlanta Falcons visit Philadelphia to open the NFL schedule on Thursday night, Jones says he will be fully healthy to face the defending champions. After...

Eagles aim to make championships the new normal

Aug. 29, 2018 1:38 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A picture on a wall inside the Philadelphia Eagles' practice facility shows players holding the Vince Lombardi Trophy with the words "The New Norm" written across the middle. Coach Doug Pederson coined the phrase after the team beat the New England Patriots to win its first Super Bowl....

Eagles have tough task trying to repeat in NFC East and NFL

Aug. 27, 2018 2:20 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Before they try to become the ninth team to repeat as Super Bowl champions, the Philadelphia Eagles will try to accomplish another tough task. Winning consecutive NFC East titles is so difficult it hasn't happened since the Eagles did it four straight seasons from 2001-04. It's also...