After every hurdle, every challenge, every setback, this team has faced, the Philadelphia Eagles are just one game away from their Super Bowl appearance in over ten years. While this is a young rosette where over 50% of the players are yet to experience a playoff game, there are those that have been to the very […]Read more "Nine years after his only NFC Championship game, Brent Celek has a shot to win it all with Eagles"
The Philadelphia Eagles and the Minnesota Vikings. Nick Foles and Case Keenum. Two franchises and two quarterbacks whose Super Bowl paths have intertwined again and again over the last few years, culminating in a showdown for the NFC Championship and a shot at the grandest prize of all. Let’s start at the very beginning. The […]Read more "Sleeves, underdogs and miracles: The incredible story of how Eagles and Vikings pushed each other to NFC Championship Game"
Well, that was a rollercoaster. A thrilling weekend of playoff action has led to this. The Philadelphia Eagles will play host to the Minnesota Vikings next weekend at Lincoln Financial Field in an NFC Championship bout. Here are some quick takeaways from the matchup. What Vegas says: After a miracle ending against the Saints just […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles to host Minnesota Vikings in NFC Championship showdown"
In the days before the Eagles divisional round matchup against the Falcons, Ajayi was one very fired up running back. ‘Ready for war’ was the phrase used by many as the Brit described his mindset coming into this weekend. The Eagles won a tenacious battle at Lincoln Financial Field, but Ajayi’s war is only just […]Read more "The Eagles may have stunned Atlanta but Jay Ajayi is already thinking about next week"
It all came down to one drive. With just over one minute left on the clock, the Philadelphia Eagles defense had their backs to the wall. This was nothing new however. The defense has constantly been relied on to turn the tides of a game throughout the season and this was just another opportunity to […]Read more "Hidden heroes and clutch cornerbacks: Inside the Eagles’ biggest defensive stand of the year"
The Eagles are just one more win away from reaching the Super Bowl. After every moment of adversity, every setback, every doubt placed in the minds of fans, here they are after an emotional 15-10 win over Atlanta. Here is a closer look at some of the biggest stars and quietest performances from yesterday’s win. […]Read more "Ballers and Fallers from Eagles stunning playoff win over Atlanta"
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"
It doesn’t matter what you throw at this team, the Philadelphia Eagles have done it. With their first playoff win since 2008, the Eagles will host the NFC Championship game in Philadelphia. Here are some quick takes from what was an incredible matchup. Cometh the hour, cometh the man: It didn’t start off pretty, […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles defy the odds again and ascend to NFC Championship game"
The Eagles have announced the list of inactive players for this afternoon’s clash with the Atlanta Falcons. #ATLvsPHI Inactives: T Beatty, WR Johnson, CB Jones, DE Means, DT Qualls, RB Smallwood, DT Vaeao — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) January 13, 2018 The good news is that run-stopping specialist Dannell Ellerbe is indeed active. The veteran replacement […]Read more "Sidney Jones among seven inactives for Eagles first playoff game since 2013"
Lately, LeGarrette Blount has not been the bruising back Eagles fans have enjoyed watching this season. In the last five games, Blount has rushed 36 times for only 108 yards. That gives Blount a 3.0 yards-per-carry in those contests. In the ten games prior, Blount rushed 137 times for 658 yards, which was good for […]Read more "The Eagles are all-aboard the Jay Train, but what does that mean for LeGarrette Blount?"