Healing Going Well For Three Eagles

The injury riddled Eagles of 2005 are starting to heal - slowly, but surely. Three main players who faced injuries are on the mend and all three - Donovan McNabb, Tra Thomas and Jerome McDougle - figure to be ready for the season.
February 20, 2006

Inside Slant, Notes, Quotes, Personnel, Etc.

The Eagles, who already were playing without starting center Hank Fraley, who is out for the season with a shoulder injury, likely will be without two other starters on their offensive line Sunday when they try to snap a four-game losing streak.
November 25, 2005

Brad Childress press conference: 9-9-05

On the challenges a season opener presents: "I think that if you talk to our strength and conditioning guys, there is always a calibration thing that goes on the first two or three games. It really takes its toll on those guys, taking 65 to 70 snaps. Their bodies have to get adjusted to that. Because, like you mention, in the preseason, we have a number of plays we want to see from our ones. We have a number in mind for the second game and the same way for the third game.
September 9, 2005