Eagles Defensive Coordinator Jim Schwartz has been one of the top defensive minds in football for some time now. His roots trace all the way back to breaking into the league on Bill Belichicks’ staff back in Cleveland. So oddly enough, Belichicks’ fingerprints are all over this defense. Schwartz has been a Coordinator or Head […]Read more "A closer look at Jim Schwartz’s history against Brady: Do Eagles have an ace up their sleeve?"
The Eagles are just over a week away from the biggest game of the last ten years. What’s crazy to think however is that through all of the culture changes, culture shifts and undulating season’s, that the heart of the 2012 Draft class has been crucial to the team’s success. The first class that was […]Read more "The Eagles 2012 Draft Class has gone on to become a huge reason behind Super Bowl appearance"
One more game. That’s all it will take for the Philadelphia Eagles to reach their first Super Bowl in over a decade. The franchise is still without a Lombardi trophy in their cabinet but both players and fans alike are aching to change that. In order to do so, the team will lean on two […]Read more "“We all we got, we all we need.” Fletcher Cox and Malcolm Jenkins will lead Eagles defense into toughest challenge yet"
2017 was a rollercoaster for Beau Allen. After a career year in 2016, the former Wisconsin Badger seemed primed to secure his long-term future with the team. A valuable piece to the Eagles defensive tackle rotation, Allen would be entering his contract year with the team and it didn’t take long for contract extension rumors […]Read more "Beau Allen wins his first playoff game eight months after pectoral tear, but will Eagles re-sign him?"
The Eagles are headed to the NFC Championship game after a rollercoaster win over Atlanta. Their defensive line played a huge part in that victory, but the impact goes far beyond the stat sheet. Of course, this should come as no surprise. After all the Eagles did end the season with the league’s top rushing […]Read more "Eagles Film Room: Did Philadelphia prove they have the best defensive line in Football in win over Atlanta?"
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"
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?"
It’s here. The first day of the Carson Wentzless era for the Philadelphia Eagles. A short trip down the I-95 sends the Birds into hostile territory for a showdown with the Giants, but will the Eagles prevail with Foles making his first start since November last year? Let’s ask our writers… Liam “Cup […]Read more "Philly Sports Network Roundtable: Can Eagles overthrow Giants with Foles at the Helm?"
The Eagles have overcome every obstacle they’ve faced this year and there has been plenty of them. Injuries to Jordan Hicks and Jason Peters headline the setbacks handed to the Eagles, but they don’t negate the loss of Ronald Darby for the first half of the season, the injuries to Darren Sproles and special teams […]Read more "Eagles haven’t lost a ‘trap game’ all season but Giants will be licking their lips at a chance to change that"
The afternoon matchup in Hollywood on Sunday between the Philadelphia Eagles and Los Angeles Rams has no shortage of story lines. Two highly efficient offenses with top-five defenses. The numbers one and two overall picks of the 2016 NFL Draft, both having breakout seasons. Two young head coaches with the playoffs all but locked up […]Read more "While QB battle will steal the spotlight, Eagles & Rams will rely on two defensive stars on Sunday"