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Sunday Morning Practice Recap

It was a lively practice Sunday morning as the Eagles went live for a couple of periods. DeSean Jackson stole the show in the WR/DB one-on-one drills. Eldra Buckley proved once again just how tough he is once the pads are on.

After practice, the Eagles provided some injury updates. Linebacker Omar Gaither has ankle inflammation. Tight end Cornelius Ingram was rested because of his knee surgery, just precautionary. And linebacker Keenan Clayton was excused for personal reasons. Check out our practice tweet-cap. For up-to-the-second Eagles news, follow us on Twitter @EaglesInsider

"Practice schedule for Sunday: 8:15 a.m. full team and 2 p.m. for special teams."

"Join us for Training Camp Live! beginning at Noon today. If there is a player you want to hear from, let us know."

"After returning to practice yesterday, both A. Samuel and J. Maclin are back in pads this morning. M. Rucker has also returned to practice."

"WR/DBs just wrapped: You already know this but DeSean Jackson is just impossible to cover. Norwood, Patterson Mikell also impressive."

"Going live backed up in own end zone: 1D stuffs 2O, Weaver yells on from sideline to Scott to hit the hole harder."

"1O/2D: Tracy White stops Weaver for no gain catch in flat ... 5 yd gain from McCoy up gut ... 1st down nice snag by Avant."

"McCoy lauded for a great blitz pickup of Fokou."

"Eldra Buckley always gets better when the pads go on and it's live. Just had a nice run against the 1D w/ 2 nice jukes, then gets the 1st."

"Live again, Asante nails Buckley but Buckley stays up and keeps the legs moving. Always runs very hard."

"Kafka closes out live period with a bomb down right sideline to Jordan Norwood."

"Bobby April calls for Asante Samuel, "I didn't hear him so I thought he quit." Samuel came running on the field ASAP."

"Following practice, Bobby April lauded Asante Samuel's energy and effort. Said he wanted Samuel to get a few reps on teams just in case."

"Injury update ... LB Gaither (ankle inflammation), TE Ingram (knee - just giving him rest). LB Clayton excused again for personal reasons."

-- Posted by Chris McPherson, 11:05 a.m., August 8

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