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  1. Free agency in the East: Kickers/Punters

    Matt Mosley

    I asked, and the consensus answer was something like, "Sure, why not?" And so we conclude our position-by-position series on potential four-year free agency and the NFC East with a look at kickers and punters. Yeah, even with content hard to come by ...

    Blog | July 01, 2011
  2. Chat wrap: Nnamdi fit for Eagles?

    Matt Mosley

    Our weekly chat was affected but not eliminated by the technical issues that plagued our site Tuesday. We still managed an hour of questions and answers, and some of them came out all right. Here are some highlights. Mike from Statesboro, Ga. wond...

    Blog | June 29, 2011
  3. David Akers' agent not pleased with tag

    Matt Mosley

    We all knew the Philadelphia Eagles intended to place their franchise tag on quarterback Michael Vick, but using their transition tag on kicker David Akers came as a surprise. And not the pleasant kind, if your last name is Akers. His agent, Jerro...

    Blog | February 15, 2011
  4. Zak DeOssie headed to Hawaii

    Matt Mosley

    New York Giants deep snapper Zak DeOssie has been added to the NFC Pro Bowl roster by Atlanta Falcons coach Mike Smith. DeOssie is the fifth Giants player to make the roster, although center Shaun O'Hara won't play after undergoing foot surgery this ...

    Blog | January 20, 2011
  5. Rapid Reaction: Packers 21, Eagles 16

    Matt Mosley

    PHILADELPHIA -- A few thoughts on the Eagles slinking into the offseason following a weak effort and 21-16 loss to the the Green Bay Packers: What it means: What once looked like a special season ended with a thud against a Packers team that owned...

    Blog | January 09, 2011
  6. NFC East Week 15 decisive moment

    Matt Mosley

    It's difficult not to choose DeSean Jackson's 65-yard walk-off punt return for a touchdown to end the game against the Giants, but we'll give it a try. That play doesn't happen without a perfectly executed onside kick by the Philadelphia Eagles with ...

    Blog | December 21, 2010
  7. What's in Mosley's Mailbag?

    Matt Mosley

    The New York Giants are hoping to ward off the noise inside Qwest Field in Seattle and the the Philadelphia Eagles are hoping Andy Reid's post bye-week dominance continues against the Colts. The Dallas Cowboys are simply playing out the season. Now, ...

    Blog | November 06, 2010
  8. NFC East Week 4 decisive moment

    Matt Mosley

    I fully apologize to the New York Giants because I'm pretty sure one of those 10 sacks against the Chicago Bears provided a "decisive moment," but I was perched at the Linc, where Andy Reid pulled off a memorable game-managing blunder at the end of t...

    Blog | October 05, 2010
  9. The scene from McNabb Bowl I

    Matt Mosley

    PHILADELPHIA -- At 3:08 p.m. ET, Donovan McNabb jogged out of the visitors tunnel at Lincoln Financial Field with several cameramen capturing his every move. Philadelphia Eagles receivers DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin were the first players to gre...

    Blog | October 03, 2010
  10. Is Akers the best PK in the league?

    Matt Mosley

    Our friends at Moving The Chains blog are in the midst of their annual season-in-review series. Sheil Kapadia begins his analysis by discussing David Akers' season. There's a reason the man was voted onto the All-Pro team. And as you saw other kic...

    Blog | February 16, 2010
  11. The All-Beast Team announcement party

    Matt Mosley

    I know many of you are looking forward to the announcement of the (2000s) NFL All-Decade team that will be released Sunday during the Pro Bowl broadcast on ESPN. We already know that Cowboys outside linebacker DeMarcus Ware and Eagles kicker David Ak...

    Blog | January 28, 2010
  12. Beast players named to All-Decade Team

    Matt Mosley

    The league will announce the 2000s All-Decade Team on Sunday during the Pro Bowl on ESPN, but we found out 12 of the players Wednesday. Four of them had ties to the NFC East. Former Eagles safety Brian Dawkins and former Redskins cornerback Champ Bai...

    Blog | January 27, 2010
  13. NFC East lands 3 players on All-Pro team

    Matt Mosley

    The Associated Press' 2009 All-Pro team has just been released and the NFC East had three players show up on the list. It's the first appearance for Eagles fullback Leonard Weaver and Cowboys defensive tackle Jay Ratliff. Cowboys outside linebacker D...

    Blog | January 14, 2010
  14. NFC East Pro Bowl analysis

    Matt Mosley

    Perfect sense: I'm glad that the voters rewarded DeSean Jackson for a huge season. He's the first player in Pro Bowl history to be elected as a kick returner and wide receiver in the same season. Pretty remarkable stuff. Obviously, Cowboys outside li...

    Blog | December 29, 2009
  15. Witten, Smith should be in the Pro Bowl

    Matt Mosley

    In compiling a list of NFC East Pro Bowl possibilities Monday, I left three deserving players on the cutting room floor. Cowboys tight end Jason Witten, Giants wide receiver Steve Smith and Eagles kicker David Akers should all receive strong consider...

    Blog | December 29, 2009
  16. Stokley given the heave-ho

    Matt Mosley

    StokleyPHILADELPHIA -- Broncos wide receiver Brandon Stokley has been tossed from this game for making contact with an official. Stokley was arguing that interference should have been called on third down. And when he moved his arm in disgust, he app...

    Blog | December 27, 2009