For the next several Sundays, we’ll take a spin around the NFC East to check in on what’s going on with some of the Eagles’ division rivals. Read more »
Out: S Colt Anderson (knee), G Julian Vandervelde (back)
Questionable: S Earl Wolff (knee)
Probable: CB Brandon Boykin (hip), LB Trent Cole (hand), S Kurt Coleman (hamstring), T Lane Johnson (back), LB Mychal Kendricks (knee), G Evan Mathis (illness) Read more »
Star receiver Dez Bryant reportedly tweaked his back in practice on Christmas Day. More from PFT.
Wide receiver Dez Bryant tweaked his back at practice on Wednesday and earned a limited designation from the team for his work during the session. Calvin Watkins of ESPNDallas.com reports that the team does not believe it is anything serious, but Bryant’s got a history of back issues that have hampered him over the years.
Bryant was able to practice Thursday.
Starting middle linebacker Sean Lee has been ruled out of Sunday night’s game, per Adam Schefter.
“Obviously one of the top linebackers in the game,” said Chip Kelly. “In nine games he has 99 tackles and four interceptions. And seeing him up close and personal when we played him in October, he was all over the field. He’s as good of a linebacker as there is in this league. But you have tape on what their defense is like without Sean in there because he’s been out for a little bit here.” Read more »