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Philadelphia Eagles: 3 reasons why Darren Sproles make the offense elite

Going into the season, the Philadelphia Eagles weren’t considered to be a favorite to get to the Super Bowl, but in just two weeks, more and more people are jumping on the bandwagon. After Chip Kelly’s first year in the NFL and Nick Foles’ breakout season, the Eagles jumped to the top of the NFC championship contenders. But after they severed ties with DeSean Jackson, many...
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Remember When Darren Sproles And Kansas State Smashed Oklahoma In The 2003 Big 12 Championship?

I remember telling Kenny Masenda six years ago that the scariest man in the NFL played tailback, wore #43 and was no taller than 5’5″. His name was Darren Sproles. On Monday night, the Philadelphia Eagles pulled victory out their backsides in a come-from-behind 30-27 win over the Indianapolis Colts, largely because Sproles decided to put Chip Kelly’s squad […] The post...
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Eagles duo of Sproles, McCoy makes Jay Gruden think “Oh s***”

Your browser does not support iframes. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden made it clear today that they’re not thrilled with the idea of having to face off against the Eagles running back duo of Darren Sproles and LeSean McCoy this Sunday. “You’d think when McCoy comes out of the game we’re high-fiving, you know, ‘Hey, he’s on the bench, thank god.’ All of a sudden Sproles...
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Jay Gruden: When Darren Sproles comes in for LeSean McCoy we’re like ‘Oh s–’

Signing Darren Sproles has been as good as expected for the Philadelphia Eagles. The running back leads the team with two rushing touchdowns as well as with 11 receptions and 166 receiving yards. In addition to LeSean McCoy, the Eagles have a pretty formidable one-two punch that strikes fear into opposing coaches and players. Redskins head coach Jay Gruden uncovered opponent’s...
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VIDEO: Sports Science breaks down Darren Sproles’ epic touchdown run

On Monday night Philadelphia Eagles running back Darren Sproles broke off an enormous catch and run for 57 yards that swung the momentum of the game in Philly’s favor. It wasn’t even his most impressive play of the night. Yesterday ESPN’ Sports Science broke down the most mind-blogging Sproles highlight of the night – his 19 yard touchdown. Take a look:
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Philadelphia Eagles: Darren Sproles runs Colts 30-27

For the second week in a row the Philadelphia Eagles escaped a double-digit deficit in the second half to come away with a victory, beating the Indianapolis Colts 30-27. The Colts’ offense in the first half ran over the Eagles’ defense to the tune of 101 yards. Trent Richardson had three carries of over ten yards on his way to a 57-yard half. The Eagles were not quite as sluggish...
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Super Mario Bros. Music is Brilliantly Added to Darren Sproles Highlights

Everyone knew Chip Kelly would use Darren Sproles in magical ways, but no one imagined the 31-year-old would rack up 156 receiving yards and another 26 yards on the ground in his second game with the Eagles. The former Saints and Chargers running back completely dominated a Colts team that appeared confused by his quickness and ability to do just about anything he pleased. As a result...
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Eagles tried to sign Darren Sproles when he left the Chargers

According to former Eagles front offisve executive, Philadelphia tried to sign running back Darren Sproles when he left the Chargers in free agency, but he decided to sign with the Saints so he could player with Drew Brees. At Eagles, tried to sign Sproles when he left San Diego. He wanted to reunite with Bree's, so went to Saints. May have made a big difference — Joe Banner...
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Darren Sproles Will Not Go Down In Impressive Touchdown Run Against Colts (Video)

The NFL season is just two weeks old, but it might not be too early to declare Darren Sproles the best offseason acquisition. The dynamic running back has fit right in with the Philadelphia Eagles’ explosive offense, and he stole the show again on Monday night against the Indianapolis Colts. Sproles ran for 26 yards and a touchdown and was even more effective in the passing game...
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Darren Sproles Broke Off A Ridiculous TD Run And A Ball Boy Was Not Pleased About It

Darren Sproles found some open space in the third quarter of Monday night’s game against the Colts and he did what Darren Sproles does when he finds empty holes in a defense: he burst forward with a highlight-worthy touchdown run. Even better than the run was LeSean McCoy’s exuberant celebration with Sproles. The two just look so happy. The best part though? That ball boy who...
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