It must be the smoothies.
Whatever the precise reason, Eagles coach Chip Kelly approaches his first postseason game with a largely healthy roster. It’s a trend that has helped Philly put most of its best players on the field in key late-season games.
The only player absent from practice on Thursday was guard Julian Vandervelde, who has a back injury.
Returning to practice for Thursday’s session was safety Earl Wolff, who has missed five of the last six games with a knee injury. Wolff fully participated in practice.
The Eagles host the Saints on Saturday night. It’s the only wild-card game that easily sold out.