Ryan Fitzpatrick has had a scintillating start to the 2018 season. The 14-year veteran has thrown for over 400 yards and 4 touchdowns in back-to-back weeks against two very different types of defense. By ripping the Eagles to shreds however, he may have unearthed an Achilles heel that many assumed had been long forgotten. Through […]Read more "Eagles Film Room: Did Ryan Fitzpatrick highlight an Achilles heel in the Jim Schwartz defense?"
We’re officially 5 days into training camp and things are slowly starting to take shape for the 2018-19 Flyers. The Orange and Black played their second preseason game on Monday, beating the New York Islanders 3-1 behind two goals from star defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere. Mikhail Vorobyev also found the back of the net and had […]Read more "Flyers Camp Update: Frost and Ratcliffe sent back to Juniors"
The Eagles have made a rather surprising roster move ahead of this week’s matchup against Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts. Josh Adams has been promoted from the practice squad and in order to make room, the team have waived DeAndre Carter. This move is confusing for a couple of reasons. The first and foremost […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles waive wide receiver and promote undrafted RB from practice squad"
After the Lehigh Valley Phantoms won the longest game in AHL history this past season, you could notice the jubilation on Alex Lyon’s face. He was happy, relieved, and gosh darn it believe it or not ready to go following his 94 save performance, “Can’t forget that,” Lyon said (Laughing). “Got a lot of experience (Laughing), […]Read more "Alex Lyon may be roaring on the ice, but preaches patience in midst of Flyers goalie battle"
For the first time in a long time the Eagles have tasted defeat. As a fan, I almost forgot what it felt like but as the final seconds ticked off the clock on Sunday defeat set in and the feeling was just as miserable as I remember. You never want to lose a game, especially […]Read more "Ten biggest takeaways from Eagles week 2 loss to Tampa Bay"
It’s been a long time coming, but Flyers fans finally got to see their goaltending darling in net on Monday night. 20-year old Carter Hart entered tonight coming off of a season with the Silvertips in which he gave up an average of just 1.6 goals per game. Turning heads wherever he goes, Hart was also […]Read more "Flyers prospect Carter Hart quietly exudes confidence in his first taste of NHL action"
The Eagles were just short of the mark against the Bucs, despite a solid comeback effort late in the game. But where does the blame really lie? There were several big plays that draw attention and finger pointing, but there were more contributing factors to the team’s first loss of the season than a couple […]Read more "Stock up, stock down: Grading the Eagles week 2 loss to Tampa Bay"
The Eagles’ need for a deep-threat has been a longstanding one, but now that need has become a desperate cry for a a receiver to tide them through torrid times. Alshon Jeffery is slated to potentially return in week 4, but if he doesn’t the Eagles would be without their number one, two and four […]Read more "Seven free agent wide receivers who could help patch a gaping hole in the Eagles offense"
The Eagles marched into Tampa Bay with the intent of going 2-0 and extinguishing any offensive fire that the Bucs had burning. It took just one play for that fire to spread a little too dangerously for the Eagles to combat. Instead, they had to fight back with some offensive firepower of their own, something […]Read more "Eagles loss to Bucs raised one massive question: Where on earth is Dallas Goedert?!"
If you were to tell most Eagles fans post-Superbowl that the Eagles first lost in 2018 would come at the hands of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, they would have laughed you out of the room. Yet, after a messy performance in the heat, the Eagles stand at one-and-one. Many fans, myself included, took this match […]Read more "Why a loss to the Buccaneers might be just what the doctor ordered for the Eagles"