Posts Tagged ‘Brian Dawkins’

Former Philadelphia and Denver Safety Brian Dawkins Announces Retirement

Former Eagles and Broncos safety Brian Dawkins has announced his retirement, tweeting out the following earlier Monday about this 16-year NFL career. The Lord has blessed me to play in the NFL for 16 years. I would like to thank the Eagles & the Broncos 4 believing In me. I would like 2 thank all […]

Lions at Broncos Friday Injury Report

Detroit Out: RB Jahvid Best (concussion) Doubtful: WR Rashied Davis (foot), DT Nick Fairley (foot), S Vincent Fuller (elbow) Questionable: DT Sammie Lee Hill (ankle), QB Matthew Stafford (ankle) Probable: T Gosder Cherilus (knee), CB Chris Houston (back), G Rob Sims (illness), DE Willie Young (calf) Denver Out: RB Willis McGahee (hand) Questionable: DE Elvis […]

Broncos Safety Brian Dawkins Agrees to Restructured Deal

Broncos strong safety Brian Dawkins’ contract was restructured Friday evening according to Mike Klis of the Denver Post. He will be the Broncos’ starting strong safety this year. Dawkins was due a $6 million base salary this year. “When I signed this deal I knew what it was,” Dawkins said. “It was basically a two-year […]

The Tale of The Great Eagles Irony

IRON-Y EAGLES The numbers are serious: 97 wins, 10 playoff victories, 61% winning percentage, 7 trips to the post-season, 5 division titles, 5 NFC Championship Game appearances, 1 trip to the Super Bowl. These are the attributes of your Philadelphia Eagles under the current 10-year regime of Jeffrey Lurie, Joe Banner and Andy Reid. Conversely, […]

Safety Dawkins Bolts Philly to Sign w/ Denver

Following up on a story from earlier today, it looks like safety Brian Dawkins will not be wearing an Eagles uniform in 2009, and instead will be in Denver. According to a report in the San Francisco Gate, the Broncos are planning a news conference on Saturday to introduce “Weapon X” after coming to terms […]

Eagles Free Agent Dawkins Heading to Denver to Talk to the Broncos

Reports are coming in on a Free Agency Friday that long-time Eagles safety Brian Dawkins is on a plane ready to head to Denver to talk to new coach Josh McDaniels and the Broncos. Dawkins was the Eagles 2nd round pick back in 1996, and played his entire 14-year career with the Eagles, and is […]

Eagles Headed to the Post Season After Trouncing Dallas 44-6

Destiny. Redemption. Playoffs. All three of those things took place when the Philadelphia Eagles overpowered the Dallas Cowboys by the score of 44-6. Head Coach Andy Reid moved away from his pass-happy ways, calling 36 runs compared to 22 passes. Donovan McNabb threw for 175 yards on 12 completions, two of them going to touchdowns. […]

NFL Players of the Week – Week 3

AFC Offense – RB Ronnie Brown, Miami Dolphins Defense – CB Antonio Cromartie, San Diego Chargers Special Teams – K Josh Scobee, Jacksonville Jaguars NFC Offense – RB Michael Turner, Atlanta Falcons Defense – S Brian Dawkins, Philadelphia Eagles Special Teams – K John Carney, New York Giants