The defending Super Bowl Champions certainly aren’t playing up to their reputation as the race for the playoffs takes shape. Instead, they’re playing like their 4-5 record…especially in the first quarter. What’s confusing is that there doesn’t seem to be any real reason behind their worryingly low production in the opening 15 minutes of play, […]Read more "‘All the small things’ are destroying Eagles first quarter offense, but is it too soon to turn the lights off?"
The Eagles offense isn’t exactly firing on all cylinders right now. A 20 point outing against the Cowboys at home in a prime-time game highlighted just how many holes have opened up in Pederson’s previously high-flying unit. This has caused a lot of people to point to the recent success of Frank Reich and John […]Read more "Just how badly are the Eagles missing Reich and DeFilippo?"
As if things couldn’t get any worse for the Philadelphia Eagles, Doug Pederson just told reporters that cornerback Ronald Darby is out for the season with a torn ACL. Here’s everything you need to know. The player: Ronald Darby hasn’t exactly been lights out this year, but the 24-year old has 43 tackles and a […]Read more "Ronald Darby OUT for the season with a torn ACL: What it means for the Eagles defense"
That didn’t go as planned. Was that a statement describing last night’s loss to the Cowboys or one describing the entire season? Who knows, but the Eagles came up short in their second most winnable game so far this season and it has dented their hopes of a repeat massively. Here are ten thoughts on […]Read more "The morning after: Ten thoughts on Eagles loss to Cowboys and what it means moving forward"
The wave of anticipation for UDFA rookie Josh Adams has been building since he entered the NovaCare Complex early this summer. With the success of fellow UDFA running back Corey Clement last season, and the loss of bruising back LeGarrette Blount, some thought Adams might be thrown into the fire early on. That didn’t happen, […]Read more "Crunching the Numbers: It’s time for Josh Adams to take charge of the Eagles backfield"
Caught up in all the hullabaloo of the Golden Tate acquisition, two Philly rivals were also active around the trade deadline. The Eagles weren’t the only NFC East team to make a big wide receiver acquisition in the trade market. In a move that reeks a little of desperation, the Dallas Cowboys sent a first-round […]Read more "Eyes on the Eagles rival: Can Cooper replace Dez in the Dallas offense?"
They say how you act in times of adversity will show your true character. If that really is the case, then this may be the biggest game so far in the young career of Rasul Douglas. When Ronald Darby went down with a horrible injury in the opening fixture against Washington last year, it paved […]Read more "Sunday’s clash with Cowboys will be the biggest game of Rasul Douglas’ career"
The Eagles have released their final injury report ahead of Sunday’s primetime showdown with Dallas. #DALvsPHI Status Report Out- CB Jones (hamstring), CB Mills (foot), RB Sproles (hamstring) Questionable- T Johnson (knee), DE Sweat (hip) — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) November 9, 2018 The team will be without both Sidney Jones and Jalen Mills on Sunday, […]Read more "Injury report: Eagles will be without two starting corners for primetime clash with Cowboys"
Being traded can be difficult, especially in the heart of the season. Moving your family to a new city on top of having to learn a whole new playbook, terminology and build chemistry with the players around you, it’s a lot for any player to handle. Even with all of that on his plate, it […]Read more "Coaching staff encouraged by Golden Tate’s progress ahead of his Eagles debut"
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?"