Defense

Dec 23, 2018; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles tight end Zach Ertz (86) reacts with running back Wendell Smallwood (28) ad tight end Dallas Goedert (88) after scoring a touchdown against the Houston Texans during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Fi
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Ed Benkin
January 10, 2019 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — No one will confuse this Eagles backfield with Wilbert Montgomery and Brian Westbrook. It doesn't matter at this stage of the season. When the Eagles lost Jay Ajayi early in the season and Cory Clement late in the year, it appeared the team's rushing attack would be...
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Dreamstime
January 08, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Is sleepwalking a valid defense to a crime? A Gaithersburg, Maryland man credited his million-dollar lottery win with a dream he had. He woke with a feeling he was going to win big, so he bought the ticket. (All I ever...
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While the Eagles' offense will be dealing with the Bears' defenders, the Eagles' defense will look to make its own mark on Sunday.
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Ed Benkin
January 03, 2019 - 8:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — They're not the 1985 Bears, but the 2018 version of the Chicago defense has been impressive. The Bears are in the playoffs for the first time in eight years. While the Chicago offense has had its moments, the defense has been the biggest reason why Matt Nagy's squad...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
December 06, 2018 - 4:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Dallas Cowboys have featured one of the top defenses in the NFL in recent weeks. Carson Wentz has no intention of giving the Cowboys any extra motivation. On Wednesday, Eagles Linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill said the Cowboys have had a recent history of choking. The...
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Eagles preparing for high-powered Carolina offense
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Ed Benkin
October 19, 2018 - 10:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Beating the struggling Giants was a step forward for the Eagles and their defense. The challenge will be greater on Sunday against Carolina. The Giants are sputtering on offense and Eli Manning looks like a quarterback whose best days are behind him. It will be a...
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Pittsburgh Steelers at Philadelphia Eagles preseason game
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Ed Benkin
August 12, 2018 - 4:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — What a difference a year makes. Heading into last year's training camp, one of the biggest positions of concern for the Eagles was cornerback. The unit received a boost in the trade that brought Ronald Darby to Philadelphia, but his injury early in the season forced...
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Aug 31, 2017; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Detroit Lions middle linebacker Paul Worrilow (58) during the game against the Buffalo Bills at New Era Field.
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Ed Benkin
April 04, 2018 - 10:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Paul Worrilow was at Lincoln Financial Field in January for the Eagles Divisional Playoff game against Atlanta. The linebacker told his wife he was hoping to make a habit out of trips to the Linc. "I remember driving up," said Worrilow. "I remember telling my wife...
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