Carson Wentz sidelined by a back problem

Football 12/12/18, 12:32

Carson Wentz isn't practicing Wednesday because of a back problem.Eagles coach Doug Pederson says Wentz has "soreness" and "tightness" in his back and needs more evaluation. It's uncertain whether he can play when Philadelphia (6-7) visits the Los Angeles Rams (11-2) on Sunday night.Super Bowl MVP Nick Foles would start ...

Defending Super Bowl champ Eagles lose control with OT loss

Football 12/09/18, 22:10

The defending Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles have lost control.Needing a win at NFC East rival Dallas to have the chance to determine their own fate in the division race, the Eagles instead lost 29-23 in overtime Sunday — even after tying the game three times in the fourth quarter.Carson ...

Eagles try to stay afloat at Cowboys, who did same in Philly

Football 12/06/18, 18:51

Dak Prescott and the Dallas Cowboys saved their season with a win in Philadelphia a month ago.Carson Wentz and the Eagles will try to do the same in Texas — actually for the third straight week since the defending champs found their season on the brink following a blowout loss ...

Back to winning, Eagles in control of playoff hopes

Football 12/04/18, 15:35

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 the final quarter ...

Wentz tosses for 2 TDs, leads Eagles over Redskins 28-13

Sports 12/03/18, 23:21

Carson Wentz ran around and extended plays the way he did before his knee injury.Wentz tossed two touchdown passes, Darren Sproles ran for a score and the Philadelphia Eagles stayed in the hunt for the NFC East title with a 28-13 victory over the depleted Washington Redskins on Monday night.The ...

Inconsistent offense has plagued Eagles all season

Football 11/29/18, 19:04

Carson Wentz led an offense that steamrolled opponents last season with perhaps less talent surrounding him than he has now.He's certain the Philadelphia Eagles will regain their production.The defending Super Bowl champions are averaging slightly more than a touchdown less than they scored in 2017, down to 20.9 points per ...

Gifted quarterbacks part of North Dakota State’s winning mix

Football 11/29/18, 02:54

North Dakota State begins its hunt for its seventh Football Championship Subdivision title in eight years with a familiar ingredient — a high-quality quarterback with plenty of experience.Senior Easton Stick will be shooting for his 46th career victory Saturday when the undefeated Bison play a home playoff game against Montana ...

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

Football 11/25/18, 19:51

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 fourth quarter.Wentz made key ...

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

Football 11/25/18, 16:20

Jake Elliott kicked a 43-yard field goal with 22 seconds remaining, and the Philadelphia Eagles rallied for a 25-22 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday.The defending Super Bowl champions trailed 12-0 early and were down 19-14 in the fourth quarter before Carson Wentz made key throws and undrafted ...

Giants, Eagles heading in opposite directions

Football 11/23/18, 15:11

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 straight after ...

Zach Ertz on record-setting pace for tight ends

Football 11/15/18, 03:38

Zach Ertz caught the go-ahead touchdown pass in Philadelphia's victory over New England in the Super Bowl and hasn't stopped making receptions.Ertz is on pace to have a record-setting season for tight ends.Carson Wentz's favorite target has 75 catches for 789 yards and five touchdowns in nine games. If he ...

Elliott, Prescott lead Cowboys past Eagles 27-20

Football 11/12/18, 00:34

Ezekiel Elliott had 151 yards rushing and his go-ahead 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter helped the Dallas Cowboys beat the Philadelphia Eagles 27-20 on Sunday night.Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz celebrates his touchdown catch on a pass form quarterback Carson Wentz during the second half of an ...

Peterson, Watt, Luck, A-Rod? Who is top comeback player?

Football 11/02/18, 12:32

Of all the NFL seasonal awards, the one shaping up as the closest and most intriguing is for Comeback Player of the Year.How could it not be with the likes of Aaron Rodgers and Adrian Peterson , who have won league MVP honors, plus three-time Defensive Player of the Year ...

Eagles have tough road ahead after mediocre first half

Football 11/01/18, 14:50

Repeating as Super Bowl champions already was a tough task before the Philadelphia Eagles had a mediocre first half.The offense was inconsistent, the defense couldn't protect leads in the fourth quarter and injuries were a factor. So the Eagles entered their bye at 4-4 and were second behind Washington (5-2) ...

Undefeated Rams make splash at deadline trading for Fowler

Football 10/30/18, 18:08

The NFL's lone undefeated team has just made an already dominant defensive front even deeper.The Los Angeles Rams swapped a pair of draft picks for Jaguars pass rusher Dante Fowler on Tuesday, adding the third overall pick in 2015 to a defense already stocked with Aaron Donald, Ndamukong Suh, Michael ...

Eagles trade 3rd-round pick to Lions for Golden Tate

Football 10/30/18, 14:17

The Philadelphia Eagles have acquired wide receiver Golden Tate from the Detroit Lions for a third-round draft pick next year. Tate has 44 catches for 517 yards and three touchdowns this season. He joins Alshon Jeffery, Nelson Agholor and Jordan Matthews, giving Carson Wentz another target. Tate wrote on Twitter: "It's been ...

Wentz’s 3 TD passes give Eagles win vs. Jags in London

Football 10/28/18, 12:42

Carson Wentz threw three touchdown passes to different players as the Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Jacksonville Jaguars 24-18 at Wembley Stadium on Sunday.Tight end Dallas Goedert caught one of the touchdown passes in the first half, and running back Wendell Smallwood and tight end Zach Ertz scored theirs in the ...

Cam Newton rallies Panthers to 21-17 win over Eagles

Football 10/21/18, 21:14

Cam Newton and the Carolina Panthers ruined the Philadelphia Eagles' dance party.Newton tossed a 1-yard touchdown pass to Greg Olsen with 1:22 left and the Panthers overcame a 17-point deficit in the fourth quarter to beat the Eagles 21-17 on Sunday.Julius Peppers sacked Carson Wentz, forcing a fumble on fourth ...

Eagles got their swagger back against the Giants

Football 10/12/18, 17:11

The champions got their swagger back.After a pair of tough losses, the Philadelphia Eagles rebounded with a dominant performance on the road against a division rival and dismissed talk of a Super Bowl hangover.Carson Wentz and Co. aren't going anywhere. They proved it in a 34-13 victory over the New ...

Eagles finally start looking like team that won NFL title

Football 10/12/18, 02:47

The Philadelphia Eagles are finally starting to play like a defending Super Bowl champion.It took six games, but they sent a clear message to the rest of the NFL that they are going to make another run, if their game against the New York Giants on Thursday night was a ...

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