Inside the four drives that doomed the Redskins in their loss to the Eagles

Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — The Washington Redskins needed a stop. It was late in the third quarter and they needed something, anything, to slow the suddenly steamrolling Philadelphia Eagles. The Redskins had struggled to get off the field all afternoon on third ...

September 9th 2019


DeSean Jackson never thought Eagles were going to lose to Redskins: 'I know how they are'

CBSSports.comDeSean Jackson certainly likes to pay homage to his former teams, letting them know what they missed regarding the best deep ball wide receiver in the NFL over the past decade. The Philadelphia Eagles found themselves into a 17-point hole against the ...

September 9th 2019


Hail or Fail: Eagles fans show more fight than Redskins' defense in season opener

Washington PostA look at the good (Hail!) and bad (Fail!) from the Redskins' 32-27 loss to the Eagles in the season opener on Sunday. Hail: Vernon Davis, Ageless Wonder. With tight end Jordan Reed out with a concussion, the 35-year-old Davis got the start, and it didn't take ...

September 9th 2019


Eagles Cheerleaders celebrate first win of the season as Carson Wentz, DeSean Jackson shine (PHOTOS)

NJ.comPHILADELPHIA -- The moment the Eagles Cheerleaders stepped foot onto Lincoln Financial Field, they brought their "A" game, but not the same could be said of the hometown team who fell behind 20-7 to the Washington Redskins before figuring out how to ...

September 9th 2019


Three takeaways from Redskins' season-opening loss to Eagles

Washington PostPHILADELPHIA — The ball hung in the air, fresh off quarterback Case Keenum's fingertips, with Terry McLaurin sprinting after it and two Philadelphia Eagles trailing him. The ball landed just beyond the rookie wide receiver's hands and bounced ...

September 9th 2019


'DeSean Is A Bird Forever': Eagles Fans Revel As Jackson Shines In First Game Back With Birds

CBS PhillyPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It was a great day for Eagles fans both inside and outside of Lincoln Financial Field on Sunday. The Eagles, after a first-half scare, exploded for 25 points and over 300 yards in the second half en route to a 32-27 win over Washington ...

September 9th 2019


Report card for Week 1 after Eagles wake up from bad dream to beat Redskins

NBCSports.comIt was as if a bad dream was unfolding on Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field, where the Eagles trailed Washington, 17-0, five minutes into second quarter, and 20-7 at halftime. Then the team woke up. The Eagles erupted for 25 unanswered points in the ...

September 9th 2019


KoObservations: Carson Wentz Proves He's Pretty Good At Sports In Eagles' Season-Opening Win Over Washington

CBS PhillyPHILADELPHIA (CBS) — This bit of attractive wordplay would work better if my name were pronounced “Kolb” — like the former Eagles quarterback — but alas, it is not. I'm not changing it. Throughout the year, I'll be providing my KoObservations on the Birds ...

September 9th 2019


Eagles' Mack Hollins rolls into NFL Week 1 wearing Brent Celek jersey

NBCSports.comHollins was a rookie on the Eagles' Super Bowl team, which of course, marked Celek's final NFL season as the beloved tight end went out on top. Celek never played for another team in his career. He suited up in more regular-season games (175) with the ...

September 8th 2019


Redskins-Eagles Live Updates: Week 1 score, highlights, analysis, stats

NBCSports.comThe Week 1 game between the Redskins and Eagles is set to kick off at 1 p.m. ET on FOX. Head over to NBC Sports Washington at Noon for the only Redskins pregame that matters, Redskins Kickoff, for 60 minutes of Redskins vs. Eagles preview, analysis ...

September 8th 2019


Sixers forward Mike Scott involved in physical altercation with Eagles fan at tailgate

NBCSports.comSixers star Mike Scott is a fan favorite for his willingness to engage with fans on social media on a regular basis. It appears engaging with one particular Philly fan in real life went poorly today. Scott is a longtime Washington Redskins fan and was in South ...

September 8th 2019


Adrian Peterson reportedly inactive versus Eagles, setting stage for possible issue with Redskins

CBSSports.comThe Redskins have reportedly opted to deactivate a healthy Peterson for their Week 1 battle with the Philadelphia Eagles, per Ian Rapoport of NFL Network, and this comes only months after the future Hall of Famer chose to re-sign with the club on a two-year ...

September 8th 2019