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  1. Defenses adjusted to Darren Sproles, Riley Cooper

    Phil Sheridan

    PHILADELPHIA -- Darren Sproles' early success this season may have led to his diminished output in recent weeks. The shifty running back, obtained in an offseason trade with the New Orleans Saints, made a splashy debut with the Philadelphia Eagles...

    Blog | December 08, 2014
  2. Mark Sanchez takes control of offense

    Phil Sheridan

    ARLINGTON, Texas -- Mark Sanchez seemed to be fully in control of the Eagles offense Thursday against the Dallas Cowboys, even when his control was called into question. Sanchez got into an on-field shouting match with wide receiver Riley Cooper i...

    Blog | November 28, 2014
  3. Eagles' tempo concerns Cowboys' defense

    Todd Archer

    IRVING, Texas -- The Dallas Cowboys have a lot of worries when it comes to the Philadelphia Eagles offense. There is LeSean McCoy and Darren Sproles running the ball. There are wide receivers Jeremy Maclin, Riley Cooper and Jordan Matthews. There ...

    Blog | November 26, 2014
  4. Jeremy Maclin: `Not very smart' talk by Riley Cooper

    Phil Sheridan

    PHILADELPHIA - It's pretty simple, really. There are 11 players on the field for each team. When a new player comes in, one of the other players has to leave. Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper managed to create a small controversy this week by sug...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  5. Jason Avant's leadership in Riley Cooper controversy impressed Pa...

    David Newton

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Leadership. It's a word the Carolina Panthers used a lot when they signed free agent wide receiver Jason Avant during the offseason. Hearing the way Avant handled the Riley Cooper controversy with the Philadelphia Eagles last sea...

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  6. Ranks reaction: Dont panic over new QBs

    Eric Karabell

    It's somewhat understandable for fantasy owners to be concerned about their wide receivers when a quarterback change takes place, or to think the new guy will look for his tight end more or less than the previous fellow, but much of the time this rea...

    Blog | November 05, 2014
  7. Riley Cooper takes blame for dropped pass

    Andy Jasner

    Riley Cooper refuses to make excuses. When the ball is thrown his way, he simply needs to catch it. Even if the throw isn't exactly on target. Cooper, who signed a five-year, $25 million extension in the offseason to continue his career with ...

    Blog | October 04, 2014
  8. Will Chip move rookie Matthews outside?

    Tom Carpenter

    Since Riley Cooper's production has regressed in 2014 -- only Rueben Randle sports a lower average yards per catch than Cooper (8.3) among wide receivers who have been targeted at least 25 times, down from eighth (17.7 YPC) last season -- there have ...

    Blog | October 03, 2014
  9. Riley Cooper: 'Got to make those plays'

    Phil Sheridan

    PHILADELPHIA - If Nick Foles had delivered the winning touchdown pass Sunday in San Francisco, the Philadelphia Eagles would be undefeated. More than that, fans' confidence in the Eagles' starting quarterback would be much higher. Thing is, Foles ...

    Blog | October 02, 2014
  10. Cary Williams vs. the World

    Andrew Sharp

    You may have heard about this earlier in the week, but Eagles cornerback Cary Williams thinks the team is practicing too much. He said as much after the Eagles survived the Redskins to go 3-0: "It's just tough, man. We have to start taking ...

    Blog | September 25, 2014
  11. Will Riley Cooper's role increase?

    Tom Carpenter

    Last season, Riley Cooper had a mini-breakout, largely packed into three midseason games when he caught 12 passes for 361 yards and 6 TDs. He turned that into a five-year, $22 million contract extension. Yet, you would have been hard-pressed to fi...

    Blog | September 20, 2014
  12. Slow start doesn't bother Riley Cooper

    Andy Jasner

    Riley Cooper signed a five-year, $25 million extension in the offseason. With a mammoth contract comes higher expectations. Through two games, Cooper has caught only five passes for 37 yards. Last season, Cooper had 47 receptions for 835 yards ...

    Blog | September 18, 2014
  13. New York Jets -- Michael Vick's greatest triumph in black and whi...

    Ian O'Connor

    Michael Vick's greatest victory didn't take place on a football field.

    Story | Conversation | August 27, 2014
  14. Backup receivers get their chance

    Andy Jasner

    Let the auditions begin. Since wide receivers Jeremy Maclin (hamstring) and Riley Cooper (foot) are unlikely to play in the Philadelphia Eagles' second preseason game at New England Friday night, there will be plenty of chances for all the other w...

    Blog | August 15, 2014
  15. Maclin, Cooper injuries give rookies time

    Phil Sheridan

    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Jeremy Maclin and Riley Cooper caught footballs tossed by Nick Foles and Mark Sanchez. But Maclin, who injured his hamstring Wednesday, was wearing a baseball cap, and Cooper, who has missed most of camp with a foot injury, wasn'...

    Blog | August 14, 2014
  16. Camp preview: Philadelphia Eagles

    Phil Sheridan

    NFL Nation's Phil Sheridan examines the three biggest issues facing the Philadelphia Eagles heading into training camp. Can Nick Foles repeat, even improve on, his 2013 success? A year ago, Foles went into camp trailing Michael Vick in the s...

    Blog | July 17, 2014