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Isaac Sopoaga

Isaac Sopoaga - #97 - NT

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 330 lbs.
Birthday 09/04/1981
Birthplace Pago Pago, Am
College Hawaii
Years played 10
Drafted 2004, 4th round, 8th pick by 49ers

Week Six Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 18, 2011 @ 10 a.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Michael Turner, Kurt Coleman and Shane Lechler as its Players of the Week.

Readers: Eagles most disappointing team of 2011

Posted Oct. 17, 2011 @ 2:38 p.m. ET
Andy Reid's Eagles were the overwhelming choice in a PFW poll question asking, "Which team has been the most disappointing so far?"

If this is the end, McNabb had a good run

Posted Oct. 17, 2011 @ 1 a.m. ET
It looks like Donovan McNabb's run as an NFL starter has ended, but that shouldn't detract from his career accomplishments, writes Christian West.

Eagles pick Grossman four times, top Redskins

Posted Oct. 16, 2011 @ 4:33 p.m. ET
The bounces finally started going Philadelphia's way as the Eagles raced to a 20-0 second-quarter lead on their way to ending a four-game skid with a win over the Redskins.

They Said It: week of Oct. 9

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 5:06 p.m. ET
Dolphins WR Brandon Marshall on his plans for Monday night's contest against the Jets, quoted on "I'll probably get kicked out after the second quarter. I'm not joking. I'm serious."

Eagles' offensive line likely facing more changes

Posted Oct. 14, 2011 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
Stability hasn't been one of the Eagles' virtues this season, but the offensive line has been one of the least steady positions.

The First Fifteen: Week Six

Posted Oct. 11, 2011 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
Taking a look at some of the key Week Six matchups, including Eagles-Redskins, Patriots-Cowboys, Falcons-Panthers and, yes, Lions-49ers.

Eagles can't stress fundamentals enough

Posted Oct. 10, 2011 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
The 49ers and Bills have done the rest of the league a favor: They have shown how you beat the Eagles, who fell to 1-4 after Sunday's five-turnover loss in Buffalo.

Bills outlast Eagles in messy game

Posted Oct. 09, 2011 @ 4:41 p.m. ET
Fred Jackson had 196 total yards and Michael Vick threw four interceptions, as the Bills topped the Eagles 31-24.

Eagles not reacting in new defensive scheme

Posted Oct. 07, 2011 @ 1:01 p.m. ET
The defense the Eagles are trying to employ only works if the players are disciplined, which, so far, they have not been.

Report: Eagles first-rounder Watkins to start

Posted Oct. 05, 2011 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
Eagles first-round pick Danny Watkins will make his first start of the season Week Five against the Bills.

The First Fifteen: Week Five

Posted Oct. 04, 2011 @ 1:42 p.m. ET
Here's an early look at the Week Five action, the first shortened (and the bye isn't coming at a great time for a few teams) week of the 2011 NFL season.

Eagles DE Cole to have MRI on calf injury

Posted Oct. 03, 2011 @ 10:43 a.m. ET
Eagles DE Trent Cole will undergo an MRI on Monday to determine the severity of a calf injury he suffered in the team's Week Four loss to the 49ers.

Eagles' philosophical OL shift leaves Vick vulnerable

Posted Oct. 03, 2011 @ 2:34 a.m. ET
Shifting from a big, strong offensive line to one that's small and sleek under OL coach Howard Mudd has softened the Eagles' protection, making Michael Vick more vulnerable to injury.

Niners rally past Eagles

Posted Oct. 02, 2011 @ 4:44 p.m. ET
Frank Gore's 12-yard run capped a second-half comeback, lifting the 49ers past the Eagles 24-23 on Sunday.


Posted Feb. 27, 2008
Sopoaga re-signed with the San Francisco 49ers on Wednesday, agreeing to a five-year deal to remain at the center of the club's 3-4 defense.||||||| Sopoaga, a fourth-round draft pick from Hawaii in 2004, had a breakthrough season in 2007. When the 49ers converted to a full-time 3-4 scheme, Sopoaga made a career-high 58 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks while starting five games and sharing playing time with Aubrayo Franklin.