preseason

Aug 15, 2019; Jacksonville, FL, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Clayton Thorson (8) hands the ball off to running back Josh Adams (33) for a touchdown against the Jacksonville Jaguars during the third quarter at TIAA Bank Field.
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Ed Benkin
August 20, 2019 - 9:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — To play or not to play? That is a question which has become an annual August debate in the National Football League. With playing time for teams' top players decreasing, there is a chance few, if any, will take the field during the four preseason games. That includes...
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Ed Benkin
August 20, 2019 - 12:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The dog days of summer are in full swing for the Eagles. With training camp in the books and the regular season less than three weeks away, the Eagles are pushing through the final days of the preseason. There was a welcome break in the practice routine in South...
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Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
August 13, 2019 - 1:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's becoming more and more likely that Carson Wentz will be a sideline spectator for most, if not all, of the preseason. As the Eagles get ready for their second preseason game on Thursday in Jacksonville, head coach Doug Pederson did not say if Wentz would see any...
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Philadelphia Eagles running back Josh Adams
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Ed Benkin
August 12, 2019 - 7:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the Eagles prepare for their second preseason game, several players are approaching a critical part of the summer. The second preseason game in Jacksonville on Thursday will be a second chance for players to show off their skills in real game action. The last...
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Eagles fans tailgate before the first home preseason game.
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Andrew Kramer
August 09, 2019 - 8:49 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time since a heartbreaking playoff loss to the Saints ended their season in January, the Philadelphia Eagles were in action Thursday night. The Eagles rested Carson Wentz only to lose his backup, when Nate Sudfeld broke his left wrist on a late hit in...
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Jul 26, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) and quarterback Nate Sudfeld (7) during training camp at Novacare Complex.
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Ed Benkin
August 06, 2019 - 3:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There was a time when NFL teams would play their top players throughout the preseason. Those days are long gone when it comes to the NFL in the 21st century. The Eagles will open up the preseason at the Linc on Thursday night when they host the Tennessee Titans. Head...
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Jul 26, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) and head coach Doug Pederson during training camp at Novacare Complex. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
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Ed Benkin
August 03, 2019 - 6:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Eagles first preseason game is this Thursday, but there is already a game-time feeling at training camp. The Eagles went through another practice in pads on Saturday morning. There was live tackling to the ground as the players were on the field for...
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Head coach Ray Priore led Penn to a 6-4 record in 2017.
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Matt Leon
August 31, 2018 - 1:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While most local college football teams are kicking off their seasons this week, the University of Pennsylvania is still waist deep into training camp. The Ivy League doesn't kick off its season until mid-September, so the Quakers still have plenty of preseason work...
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Philadelphia Eagles' LaRoy Reynolds (50) tackles New York Jets' Charone Peake during the second half of a preseason NFL football game Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018, in Philadelphia.
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August 31, 2018 - 6:34 am
By Rob Maaddi, AP Pro Football Writer PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sam Darnold watched the preseason finale from the sideline like most starters, but Jets coach Todd Bowles isn't ready to name the rookie his No. 1 quarterback. "I haven't made a decision or talked to anybody about it," Bowles said after New...
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nate Sudfeld (7) receives the snap during the second quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on Aug. 16, 2018.
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Ed Benkin
August 28, 2018 - 8:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Eagles will close out their preseason Thursday night. The head coach will know who his starting quarterback will be for the regular season opener the following day. The Eagles will rest their top players on Thursday as the backups battle the Jets at the Linc...
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