The Eagles dethroned the defending NFC champion Falcons in a hard fought, defensive battle on Saturday to advance to the NFC Championship game for the first time in 10 years. Here are the 10 biggest takeaways from the win at the Linc: Steady Foles: Nick Foles was everything the Eagles needed him to be […]Read more "10 biggest takeaways from Eagles thrilling playoff win over Falcons"
A few months ago, one former NFL GM stated that Doug Pederson was the most unqualified Head Coach in the National Football League. If you’ve forgotten the cutting words of Mike Lombardi, let me jog your memory. “Hey Fred, meet the Eagles’ head coach, Doug Pederson! Now, everybody knows Pederson isn’t a head coach. He […]Read more "Eagles’ Doug Pederson shouldn’t just be a candidate for ‘Coach of the Year’, he should win it"
Resiliency. ‘Next man up.’ Backs against the wall. Doubted by the national media. The Eagles have seen and heard it all before. It was the same gritty underdog mentality that propelled them into the national eye to begin with. The incredible plays, the wonderful quarterback, the dominant defense. Heads were turned and records were burned. […]Read more "With their backs to the wall, Eagles will rely on gritty underdog culture to prove the world wrong"
This year has been a complete rollercoaster for the Eagles, but one that has seen the team rise to a meteoric 13-3 record. Home field advantage throughout the playoffs? Clinched. NFC East? Dominated. First-round bye? Achieved. But now the dust has settled after a final four games that nobody could have predicted…and the Birds are […]Read more "Eagles have a secret formula to build playoff momentum after slow & sloppy end to the season"
It’s been a long season. The prestigious ‘Coach of the year’ award beckons and for the Philadelphia Eagles, the man running the show may well be a candidate. Sure, names like Sean McVay will spring to mind due to the incredible turnaround, but the adversity Pederson had battled through is simply remarkable. But we don’t […]Read more "Eagles’ Doug Pederson continues to prove himself as the ultimate ‘players coach’"
There’s almost a sense of hesitation when talking about this Eagles team. Nobody wants to get too excited, or too expectant of the possibilities which could very soon become a reality. As of right now, the Eagles hold the lone best record in the NFL…and that is one thing that no matter how you view […]Read more "Super Bowl talk surrounds the Eagles but a winning culture is keeping them grounded"
Ground and pound. Those are the two words commonly being associated with the Eagles through the opening four weeks of the season. Two weeks ago however, fans were standing outside the NovaCare Complex with signs urging Doug Pederson to run the ball more. It’s all finally clicking for a team that spent the offseason ensuring […]Read more "Are Eagles following in the footsteps of the Super Bowl winning Seattle Seahawks?"
The Eagles enter week three with a 1-1 record after falling to Kansas City on the road last Sunday. The question as the Giants come to own is a simple one. Are the Eagles better or worse than their record suggests? The answer will be made crystal clear after tomorrow’s home opener. It may seem […]Read more "Week three clash against Giants will show true character of this year’s Philadelphia Eagles"
It seems like only yesterday that the Eagles were walking into a week three clash against the Steelers at home. A hot start was expected to come to a sudden halt against the Pittsburgh Defense, but as the Eagles always seem to do in trap games, they prevailed. One year later and the team enter […]Read more "Exactly one year after a backfield breakout, Eagles Offense is in need of the same once again"
The Eagles and Giants are preparing to renew their bitter rivalry this Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field. One team is looking to further cement their claim among the top NFL teams after a valiant effort against an AFC powerhouse, while the other has its back to the wall after an incredibly underwhelming start. While the […]Read more "Eagles and Giants may be on different paths, but their Head Coaches walk the same tightrope"