12/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | LeSean McCoy won't have normal workload: Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said RB LeSean McCoy (concussion) won't have his 'normal workload' in Week 16 against...[+] the Washington Redskins. RBs Bryce Brown and Dion Lewis will rotate in at running back. 'He's coming off an injury. I understand that, so I'll keep a close eye on him,' Reid said. 'He'll work in as a starter and then Bryce has some valuable experience that he's gained over the last few weeks, so we'll get him in there.' McCoy said he felt a bit rusty while practicing Wednesday, Dec. 19.
11/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Bryce Brown will start Week 12 : Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said RB Bryce Brown will start at running back Week 12. He said RB Dion Lewis will also...[+] playing time during the game.
11/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Dion Lewis eager for opportunity : Philadelphia Eagles RB Dion Lewis said he is looking forward to the possibility of seeing some touches in Week 12 with RB LeSean...[+] McCoy (concussion) unlikely to play. RB Bryce Brown is expected to start, with Lewis getting some carries. 'I didnt want to see him hurt,' said Lewis of McCoy. 'But when an opportunity presents itself, you go out and play. And I am excited about that.'
News -- October 2012
10/14KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Week 6 Inactives: The Philadelphia Eagles have declared WR Damaris Johnson, RB Dion Lewis, LB Jamar Chaney, OT Nate Menkin, OG Steve Vallos, QB...[+] Trent Edwards, DL Vinny Curry inactive for Week 6.
News -- August 2012
8/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Two dealing with hamstring issues : Philadelphia Eagles head coach Andy Reid said Saturday, Aug. 11, that RB Dion Lewis (hamstring) and WR Jeremy Maclin (hamstring)...[+] are dealing with slight hamstring strains but should be fine.
7/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Dion Lewis arrested : Philadelphia Eagles RB Dion Lewis was arrested with his older brother early Saturday, July 7, after banging on the locked glass...[+] doors to a hotel lobby and pulling on a fire alarm. The incident unfolded when Lewis and his brother, Lamar Lewis, were locked out of the Hampton Inn. The two men then tried to get back into the hotel, but the sliding glass door to the lobby was locked. The brothers then started to bang on the doors and pulled the alarm. Both men were intoxicated at the time of the incident. They were charged with falsely reporting a fire, a felony, and misdemeanor reckless endangerment.
7/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Bryce Brown, Chris Polk to get their chances: Philadelphia Eagles RBs Bryce Brown and Chris Polk will get their chance to show what they can do during training camp and the...[+] preseason. It's likely the team only keeps three running backs, and RBs LeSean McCoy and Dion Lewis are one-two on the depth chart.
News -- June 2012
6/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Is Dion Lewis ready for significant role?: Philadelphia Eagles RB LeSean McCoy is the unquestioned start up top, but it remains to be seen if RB Dion Lewis could step up...[+] and fill his role should McCoy miss any time due to injury. If that scenario occurred, the team might be hesitant to lean on Lewis, and they might use more of a committee approach. Lewis saw just 42 offensive snaps during his rookie season last year.
6/5KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Dion Lewis looks to be primary backup: Philadelphia Eagles RB Dion Lewis has been working hard during the offseason to fill the role of primary backup to RB LeSean McCoy....[+] 'Knowing that there's an opening to get more touches, you know you've got to compete. At the same time, you've got to show it in practice by not making mistakes and making plays,' Lewis said Monday, June 4.
News -- January 2012
1/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Eagles | Dion Lewis auditions for 2012: Philadelphia Eagles RB Dion Lewis carried nine times for 60 yards in the Week 17 game against the Washington Redskins, which was...[+] a breakthrough performance for the guy who is expected to be the primary backup to RB LeSean McCoy in 2012. He finished with 102 yards on 23 carries in his rookie season, averaging 4.4 yards per carry. In the past 25 years, only two Philadelphia rookie RBs Correll Buckhalter (4.5 - 2001) and Ryan Moats (5.1 - 2005) had a higher per-carry average, based on a minimum of 20 carries.