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  1. Replacing Shady: The 60 Million Dollar BackfieldRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 2 | Bleeding Green Nation

    ... ball. Furthermore, we should expect the Eagles to draft a running back or two to go along with Darren Sproles and Chris Polk. However, this wasn't Chip's plan. He immediately "signed" Frank Gore and the Eagles were rumored to be in the mix for ...

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  2. Who Makes the Eagles Roster: Running backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Philly.com

    ... still have three more to go. Here's the lineup: The Eagles kept only three running backs last season even though Chris Polk wasn't healthy at the start of the season. Polk was inactive in Week 1 and Week 6 and Chip Kelly still dressed only two ...

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  3. Target Brees? The fantasy football busts and sleepers to watch forRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | New York Post

    ... give Denard Robinson (136.7) some added looks. In deep, deep leagues - no, even deeper than that - take a shot at Chris Polk (undrafted). Though Arian Foster's return date seems to get pushed up daily, we're no big believers in fill-in Alfred Blue. ...

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  4. 5 Biggest Standouts From Houston Texans' Second Preseason GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Rant Sports

    ... Texans on a game-winning drive, but the offensive line broke down late and Savage had no chance. Week after week, Chris Polk continues to get better for the Texans. Against Denver, Polk led all Texans rushers with 36 yards on seven carries, and led ...

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  5. Barner making case to be Eagles' fourth RBRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Erie Times News

    ... come down to roster math. If the Eagles keep four running backs - which they had planned to do before letting Chris Polk leave - then it's one fewer player at another position. In 2013, that position was tight end. The Eagles went with four tight ...

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  6. Chip Kelly admits Kenjon Barner is making a "huge case" for a jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | MSNBC

    ... the Eagles kept only three running backs in 2014. They had planned to keep four in 2015, but that was before Chris Polk 's departure. It's now looking like Barner will be tailback No. 4. Barner knows he has a better chance of being the guy, if he ...

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  7. USC Trojans 2015 preview: Can Cal football end a decade of agony on Halloween?Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | California Golden Blogs

    ... to the obvious threat from Cody Kessler, Sarkisian's offense has produced a 1000-yard rusher every season ( Chris Polk 2x, Bishop Sankey 2x, Javorius Allen ). The good news: That's right, we're doing the good news first because we actually have ...

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  8. Philadelphia Eagles plan to use Darren Sproles more as receiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | UPI

    ... coach Chip Kelly had also planned to move him around the formation. But an early injury to backup running back Chris Polk left the Eagles thin at the position and forced Kelly to rethink his use of Sproles. "Especially early in the year with Chris ...

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  9. Barner vying for 4th RB spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Philly.com

    ... Murray, Ryan Mathews, and Darren Sproles. They can keep a fourth, which they did at times in 2013. In fact, if Chris Polk were still on the team, they would have kept a fourth. But that roster spot likely comes from tight end, where the Eagles kept ...

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  10. Sproles expected to be more versatile for Eagles this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Philly.com

    ... he had hoped to be a lot more creative with Sproles and use him more in the slot, as Payton did. But when Chris Polk, the team's third running back behind LeSean McCoy and Sproles, injured his hamstring early in training camp, and the injury ...

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  11. Snap count analysis: Eagles-ColtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Philly.com

    ... and also had key special teams roles. If the Eagles keep four running backs, which they were going to do if Chris Polk returned, then this will be a key position battle. Analysis: Agholor's 23 snaps gave a sampling of what he can do in the offense. ...

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  12. 2015 Philadelphia Eagles Football PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Maddux Sports Blog

    ... for 330 yards last year with 3 touchdowns last year, despite missing most of the season with a broken foot. Chris Polk is now with the Houston Texans after rushing for 172 yards on 46 carries with 4 touchdowns. Jeremy Maclin is now with the Kansas ...

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  13. Chris Polka s workload could increase with Arian Fostera s absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Houston Chronicle

    When Arian Foster went down with a torn groin muscle, Chris Polk happened to be sitting out with a hamstring injury of his own, having missed most of a week's work. But he got himself well in a hurry and returned to practice this week, knowing what was at stake for him and his new team.

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  14. Fantasy stock watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | NFL

    ... of the mix for a while, don't assume that the Texans are just going to hand the starting job to Alfred Blue or Chris Polk. Keep an eye on what's going on in Houston before deciding on a Texans rusher. Last season's big breakout running back could be ...

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  15. RB Chris Polk returns to practice SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Houston Texans

    ... of the best as the H-E-B Tailgaters of the Game show you exactly how to prepare for the 2015 season. Running back Chris Polk returned to the field on Saturday in time for the Texans final joint practice in Richmond. returned to the field on Saturday ...

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  16. Getting Chris Polk back in the mix a boon for Texansa running gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Houston Chronicle

    RICHMOND, Va. - The Saturday return of veteran running back Chris Polk from a hamstring injury that had sidelined him all week provided a boost to the Texans' backfield.

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  17. Wake-Up Call: Whata s the Difference With Carroll? a " Birds 24/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Phillymag.com

    ... We do it with more of a sense of urgency throughout everything. This is the highest level." Sounds like Chris Polk could get first crack at #Texans lead RB job per @diannaESPN . Polk has higher ceiling as a runner than Alfred Blue. Yes! I really ...

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  18. Alfred Blue, Chris Polk, Jonathan Grimes get opportunity with TexansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | ESPN

    ... last into the regular season. That will call into focus the Texans' other running backs, namely Alfred Blue , Chris Polk and Jonathan Grimes . Blue took over in practice Wednesday in Foster's absence. As things stand right now, he's the Texans' ...

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  19. Arian Foster needs surgery after suffering groin injury at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | Houston Chronicle

    ... touchdowns. Besides Blue, the Texans have three other backs competing for jobs - veterans Jonathan Grimes and Chris Polk and rookie Kenny Hilliard, the seventh-round pick. Blue, a sixth-round pick in 2014, played behind Foster. He finished with 528 ...

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  20. NFL Training Camp Daily Report: August 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | NFLMocks

    ... 2015 season is severely in doubt, but some reports say he could return by the end of the season. Alfred Blue and Chris Polk are expected to gain more playing time with Foster on IR. Pierre Thomas is on his way to Houston to take a physical and meet ...

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