Let’s turn back the clock to a much simpler time; July 8th to be precise. It was the NFL offseason and Darren Sproles had written an article on his own website declaring that he was going to play one more year and fans were elated. One of the best dual threat backs in history who […]Read more "It’s time to talk about Darren Sproles and some worrying roster mismanagement by the Eagles"
It was made known today that Darren Sproles is back practicing with the Philadelphia Eagles and should be expected to feature in Sunday night’s clash between two bitter NFC East rivals. But what will this mean for the Eagles offense? A change of pace: After the breakout enjoyed by Josh Adams against Jacksonville, it’s […]Read more "What does the return of Darren Sproles mean for the Eagles offense?"
The Eagles’ rushing attack has come under scrutiny early on this season after a few lacklustre performances that didn’t quite have the ilk of last year’s NFL champs. Even before losing Jay Ajayi for the season to a torn ACL, there was speculation in Philadelphia about the possibility of adding a new runner to the […]Read more "Did Corey Clement put Eagles running back concerns to bed in last week’s win?"
The Eagles have released their final injury report ahead of this weekend’s trip to Nashville and it carries a lot of promise. #PHIvsTEN Status Report Out: S McLeod (knee), RB Sproles (hamstring)Questionable: RB Clement (quadricep), LB Gerry (groin), WR Jeffery (illness, shoulder) — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) September 28, 2018 The big news here is that […]Read more "Eagles injury report: Alshon Jeffery questionable while Darren Sproles remains sidelined"
The Eagles have released their first injury report of the week for this Sunday’s clash with the Indianapolis Colts. Wednesday Injury Report DNP: RB Ajayi (back), LB Alexander (knee), LB Gerry (groin), RB Sproles (hamstring)Limited: WR Jeffery (shoulder), T Peters (quadricep)Full: QB Wentz (knee) — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) September 19, 2018 The most positive aspect […]Read more "Injury report: Wentz returns, but two Eagles running backs sidelined on Wednesday"
The Colts defense may not be reminiscent of the 85′ Bears, but that doesn’t mean there shouldn’t be alarm bells ringing for the Eagles this week. As their beloved franchise quarterback, Carson Wentz, prepares to make his first start since tearing his ACL in week 14 of his MVP-caliber season, the Eagles find themselves devoid […]Read more "In a week where establishing the run will be vital, Eagles have their ‘backs’ to the wall"
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"
In the NFL in 2018 very few teams, if any, will rely on the run game as their primary means of moving the ball on offense. However, sticking with the run, whether you’re gaining yards or not, is important to keep the defense honest. In 2017, the Eagles were successful with a trio of LeGarrette […]Read more "Eagles running backs find and maintain the balance in season opening victory"
The Philadelphia Eagles have come on leaps and bounds since Doug Pederson’s arrival in 2016 and they have a Super Bowl ring to highlight that progress. It’s not just the talent that’s taken huge strides though. The same can be said for the offensive success of the team and more specifically, their performance inside the […]Read more "The Eagles red zone offense will be borderline unstoppable in 2018"
As he returns for his 14th and final season, the 35 year old Darren Sproles is ready to embrace his set role in the Eagle’s offense. The torn ACL and broken arm suffered during Week 3 of the 2017 NFL season only provided extra motivation for Sproles to come back better than ever. “An injury […]Read more "The real impact of Darren Sproles returning for one last rodeo with the Eagles"