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Backups, castoffs, youngsters step in Eagles' secondary

Jan. 10, 2019 5:53 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — When injuries ravaged the secondary, the Philadelphia Eagles turned to inexperienced guys and castoffs. The no-names are making themselves known. Cre'von LeBlanc, Tre Sullivan, Rasul Douglas and Avonte Maddox have stepped up in a big way down the stretch, helping the Eagles (10-7) win...

After big jump, Bears look to KO defending champion Eagles

Jan. 5, 2019 11:20 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Not long after he was hired, Matt Nagy watched the Super Bowl with his wife at a bar near the Chicago Bears' practice facility. His good friend Doug Pederson was coaching the Philadelphia Eagles to their first Super Bowl championship. The place was just about empty. He even had to...

Rookie Avonte Maddox is big part of Eagles' defense

Dec. 20, 2018 6:07 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Avonte Maddox has turned into a do-it-all defensive back in a secondary decimated by injuries. The rookie fourth-round pick began the season as Philadelphia's fifth cornerback, but has become one of the team's most valuable defensive players. Maddox entered the starting lineup at safety...

Back to winning, Eagles in control of playoff hopes

Dec. 4, 2018 3:35 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — It took the Philadelphia Eagles 13 weeks to win consecutive games and they have to keep doing it to reach the playoffs. At least the defending Super Bowl champions control their fate. If they win out, they'll secure the NFC East. But Philadelphia has the league's toughest schedule in...

Eagles RB Sproles makes return from hamstring injury

Dec. 3, 2018 7:21 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles running back Darren Sproles is active and set to play against Washington for the first time since he suffered a hamstring injury in the first game of the season. Sproles was active Monday night in a must-win game for the Super Bowl champions. Sproles said last week...

No pain, no gain in the playoff chase

Nov. 29, 2018 11:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Nigel Bradham played nearly an entire game with a broken thumb that required surgery afterward. Why? The Philadelphia Eagles are fighting for a playoff spot and needed their best linebacker. "It was definitely painful but it was something I had to get through," Bradham said after having...

Elliott's 43-yard FG leads Eagles past Giants 25-22

Nov. 25, 2018 7:51 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The injury-depleted defense held on long enough for Carson Wentz and Philadelphia's new-found rushing attack to rally. Jake Elliott kicked a 43-yard field goal with 22 seconds remaining, and the Eagles beat the New York Giants 25-22 on Sunday after trailing 12-0 early and 19-14 in the...

Elliott's 43-yard FG leads Eagles past Giants 25-22

Nov. 25, 2018 5:40 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The injury-depleted defense held on long enough for Carson Wentz and Philadelphia's new-found rushing attack to rally. Jake Elliott kicked a 43-yard field goal with 22 seconds remaining, and the Eagles beat the New York Giants 25-22 on Sunday after trailing 12-0 early and 19-14 in the...

Giants, Eagles heading in opposite directions

Nov. 23, 2018 3:11 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Giants and Eagles are heading in opposite directions in an up-for-grabs division. At the season's midpoint, Eli Manning's starting job was in jeopardy and New York seemingly was primed for a run at the No. 1 overall pick in next year's draft. But the Giants (3-7) have won two...