Every player will remember two things when all is said and done; their first win and their last. Raymond James Stadium played host to an Eagles team who were in a downward spiral back in 2012. One of the long bright spots in that season was the flourishing of rookie quarterback, Nick Foles, who was […]Read more "Six years after earning his first NFL win against Bucs, Eagles QB Nick Foles may have another ‘special’ moment up his sleeve"
Not all NFL debuts need to be as electric as Saquon Barkley’s to draw praise. For Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert, that rings extremely true. The South Dakota State product didn’t blow the doors off of his first taste of NFL action, but that was never the expectation. “You know, first game I thought pretty […]Read more "Doug Pederson encouraged by Eagles TE Dallas Goedert’s NFL debut"
It felt like January, didn’t it? The Eagles marched into a sold out Lincoln Financial Field to play an Atlanta Falcons team that has garnered respect as one fo the NFC’s finest outfits. Adversity stared deep into the soul of this team and it responded by getting up off of the ground and winning one […]Read more "Are we underestimating the importance of the Eagles’ week one win?"
The Eagles can hold their heads high after a tightly contested week one win over Atlanta. A win is a win, regardless of how scrappy it may be. However, there’s plenty to talk about after a rollercoaster victory. Here’s a report card grading every position on the Eagles roster after week one. Quarterback: C Completing […]Read more "Best defense in the NFL? Grading the Eagles week one win over Atlanta"
The Eagles’ season opening performance against the Falcons certainly didn’t reflect the gold standard of play the team displayed last season, as the game was littered with frustrating turnovers and gaffes, but it was good enough to put the Birds in the win column to start their championship defending campaign. Incumbent starting quarterback Nick Foles […]Read more "Statistical takeaways from Eagles rollercoaster win over Falcons"
It was an emotional rolelrcoaster, but the Eagles got it done. An 18-12 victory over Atlanta in messy circumstances saw the team combat yet more adversity and once again melt the Ice in the veins of Matt Ryan. But what did we learn about the team? Shake it off: It wasn’t pretty, but it […]Read more "Ten things we learned about the Eagles in season opening victory over Falcons"
Will Carson Wentz be ready for week one? It’s a question that has been asked 1,000 times and answered with uncertainty 1,000 more. A primetime clash with the Atlanta Falcons is on the horizon and we’re still no closer to finding out whether or not the Eagles franchise quarterback will run out onto the field […]Read more "Eagles quarterback mystique could be a thorn in the side of a Falcons team left in the dark"
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"
With the Philadelphia Eagles preparing for the Atlanta Falcons to come to town in the NFC Divisional Round of the playoffs, much has been made of the Eagles defense and the advantage of the home field for Philadelphia. However, the individuals who make up the Eagles defense haven’t been singled out enough. In June of […]Read more "Could Fletcher Cox and the Eagles be primed to exploit the Falcons Achilles Heel on Saturday?"
2016 has been a rollercoaster for the Philadelphia Eagles, but through all the high’s and lows, one thing has remained the same, the intensity the Eagles bring to their home games. The birds are still undefeated at the Linc this season following their hard-fought victory over Atlanta, which means Carson Wentz is now 4-0 at home […]Read more "The Eagles finally have a home field advantage again"