Posts Tagged ‘Asante Samuel’

Samuel offers response to Reid

After hearing coach Andy Reid say he knows he needs to have a better season, Eagles CB Asante Samuel’s reponse was that the entire Eagles organization needs to improve.

Eagles coach Reid wants more from Samuel

Eagles CB Asante Samuel tied for the league lead with nine interceptions last season and was selected to the Pro Bowl. Apparently that was not enough for coach Andy Reid, who wants the cornerback to get stronger.

Deion Sanders, the motivator

Everywhere you look during a Pro Bowl practice, Deion Sanders is in the mix.

Eagles’ Samuel, Trotter expected to play

Eagles coach Andy Reid said Friday he expects CB Asante Samuel (neck) and LB Jeremiah Trotter (knee) to play in Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins.

Week 12 injuries: Eagles’ Samuel sits again

Get the latest updates on Eagles CB Asante Samuel, Vikings CB Antoine Winfield, Bengals RB Cedric Benson and other notable players as Thursday injury reports are filed around the league.

Week 9 injury roundup: Portis’ bell rung in loss

With all of the Week 9 action in the books, here’s a look at some of Sunday’s notable injuries we’re tracking.

Week 5 injury report: Lions WR Johnson injures knee

Lions WR Calvin Johnson suffered a right knee injury during Sunday’s loss to the Steelers and didn’t return.

Week 2 report: Hasselbeck among key injuries

Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck and Eagles RB Brian Westbrook were among the players who sustained injuries in Week 2.

Westbrook has sore ankle; Samuel sustains stinger

Several Eagles starters sustained injuries during a 48-22 loss to the Saints, including Asante Samuel, Brian Westbrook and DeSean Jackson.

Samuel, Westbrook out for Eagles

Philadelphia Eagles CB Asante Samuel has left today’s game for the second time due to injury, this time an apparent problem with his head or neck.

Eagles’ Samuel, Patriots’ Meriweather out with injuries

Taking a quick look around the league at a few of the injuries from the first half of Week 2 games.

My top 20 NFL players

Pick your top 20 current players, regardless of position, as I did. It’s more difficult than you think. There’s one caveat — these aren’t ranked in order — but here’s a look at my top 20 as they popped into my head.

‘Watch the slant’: Now that’s good advice

Willie McGinest was just saying, “Watch the slant, watch the slant,” as the Cardinals were driving with 3:30 to go in the first half. What happened? Kurt Warner threw the slant, Eagles CB Asante Samuel wasn’t in the right place in coverage and got a “P.I.” (that’s what Willie calls pass interference). On the next play, Warner found WR Larry Fitzgerald on the other side of the end zone for a touchdown.

NFC Championship Game marquee matchup is …

Of the many great matchups in Sunday’s NFC Championship Game, the one that stands out is this: Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald vs. Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel.

Eagles’ Samuel receives IV in locker room, returns

CB Asante Samuel, who had an interception that set up the Eagles’ first-half touchdown — the only touchdown to that point — had to be administered an IV to replenish fluids at the start of the third quarter. He returned to the Eagles’ sideline after the Giants kicked a field goal early in the third quarter.

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