The fourth installment of our ultimate Eagles OTA preview places the magnifying glass over the tight end group. One of the few positions where continuity is already established, tight end will still have a few interesting narratives to follow when OTA’s kick off on Tuesday. The ultimate Eagles OTA preview part 1: Quarterback edition The […]Read more "The ultimate Eagles OTA preview part 4: Tight end edition"
According to Field Yates of ESPN, Eagles veteran tight end Brent Celek has taken a pay cut. The 32-year old was previously scheduled to make $4M in 2017, he will now make $3M. Eagles TE Brent Celek has taken a $1M paycut for 2017, per sources. He'll now make $3M instead of $4M. — Field […]Read more "Report: Brent Celek takes a pay cut to help ease Eagles salary cap concerns"
The tight end position is an important one in Doug Pederson’s offense. Before the season started we heard plenty about Pederson’s affinity for three-tight end sets and he did not disappoint. The formation was used frequently in goal line situations, leading to some of Mathews’ nine touchdowns. For the third straight season, Zach Ertz […]Read more "Eagles ultimate offseason priority list: Tight end"
The 2016 season was filled with thrills and spills for the Philadelphia Eagles. From the emergence of rookie quarterback Carson Wentz, to some true tests for a young team, it was certainly a year of growth. One player who really made the most of every opportunity this year was tight end Trey Burton. After being […]Read more "Against All Odds: Eagles TE Trey Burton opens up on Faith, Friendship & Football"
The Eagles kick off their regular season with a game at Lincoln Financial Field against the Cleveland Browns and there is plenty to be excited about. After an exhilarating offseason, the Eagles will be led by a new starting quarterback in a new Offense ran by rookie Head Coach Doug Pederson. The intense Jim Schwartz […]Read more "Five players to watch in Eagles vs Browns"
The Philadelphia Eagles tight end group wil have a big season in Doug Pederson’s west coast offense. I breakdown each role specifically.Read more "The Eagles tight end group is poised to thrive in 2016"
Training Camp is just a few days away for the Philadelphia Eagles and there is plenty to look forward to. Whether you’re excited to see how rookie quarterback Carson Wentz performs or simply pumped for the countless position battles that are set to emerge, it promises to be one of the most important camps in […]Read more "Do the Eagles have an elaborate plan for their Tight ends heading into Training camp?"
Carson Wentz has been compared to plenty of NFL Quarterbacks in the last few months, but he’s never been compared to a Tight End..at least until now. Eagles Executive Vice President Of Football Operations Howie Roseman appeared on Colin Cowherd’s show “The Herd” yesterday to talk about the last few weeks in Philadelphia. When asked […]Read more "Howie Roseman says Carson Wentz reminds him of Brent Celek"
Back in August I wrote an article claiming that the Eagles could potentially already have a long term replacement for Riley Cooper. Now that Cooper has been cut by the Eagles, I decided to revisit the original points made to see if anything had changed over the course of the season. The proposed replacement comes in the way […]Read more "Do the Eagles already have a long term replacement for Riley Cooper?"
This week the Eagles have been very busy when it comes to extending deals and offering new ones. With Zach Ertz and Brent Celek enjoying lengthy new deals and Lane Johnson signing a new six year contract today, it’s clear that the Eagles are trying to lock down their young talent as soon as possible. […]Read more "The method behind the madness: Eagles new contracts part of bigger plan"