Pro Bowl defensive ends Trent Cole and Jason Babin are among the Eagles deactivated for Thursday night’s preseason opener vs. the Steelers.

Others who are out: WR Riley Cooper, S Nate Allen, S Colt Anderson, CB Cliff Harris, LB Jamar Chaney, OT Jason Peters, G Brandon Washington, TE Brent Celek, DT Mike Patterson.

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