On the last day of the trade deadline, just as they added Jay Ajayi last season, the Eagles upgraded their offense by shipping away a mid-round pick. Former Detroit Lion Golden Tate will join the team in exchange for a 3rd-round pick in 2019. First, let me say: what a savvy move by GM Howie […]Read more "Get used to the screen game: What the Golden Tate trade means for the Eagles offense"
The Eagles’ rushing attack has come under scrutiny early on this season after a few lacklustre performances that didn’t quite have the ilk of last year’s NFL champs. Even before losing Jay Ajayi for the season to a torn ACL, there was speculation in Philadelphia about the possibility of adding a new runner to the […]Read more "Did Corey Clement put Eagles running back concerns to bed in last week’s win?"
The Eagles are just one day away from a clash with the New York Giants and it’s safe to say that there’s plenty to make up for after Sunday’s embarrassing defeat to Minnesota. In order to do so, here are the matchups they need to win. Eagles pass-rush vs Giants offensive line: After five […]Read more "Four key matchups the Eagles need to win in order to beat the Giants on Thursday Night"
The Eagles announced today that starting running back Jay Ajayi had torn his ACL and would miss the remainder of the season. A heartbreaking injury for a player who has already endured this injury once (on his other leg) and was set to enjoy a breakout season in his final contracted year, with new agent […]Read more "Stars and sleepers: Ten running backs the Eagles should absolutely look at to replace Jay Ajayi"
Just as you thought things couldn’t get any more problematic for this Eagles team, the Birds have officially placed starting running back Jay Ajayi on injured reserve. Roster Move: #Eagles have placed RB Jay Ajayi on Injured Reserve and claimed DT T.Y. McGill. pic.twitter.com/RkaHJAKnQr — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) October 8, 2018 Leading the team in […]Read more "BREAKING: Eagles place starting running back on injured reserve with torn ACL"
It’s nearly been 24 hours since the Eagles loss to Minnesota, but just how heavy is this loss and how large are the problems facing this team? Let’s take a look at this weeks report card: Quarterback: There’s still some inevitable rust being shaken off by Carson Wentz, with the franchise quarterback still staring down […]Read more "Stuck between a rock and a hard place: Grading the Eagles week 5 loss to Vikings"
The Eagles haven’t exactly enjoyed the smoothest start to their first ever season as Super Bowl champions. With disappointing 2-2 record hanging over their heads, it’s been a stark contrast compared to last season for the players, coaches and their fans alike. We’re a quarter of the way through the NFL season and the team […]Read more "The Eagles may be 2-2 but the sky is not falling down just yet"
The Eagles have released their final injury report ahead of this weekend’s trip to Nashville and it carries a lot of promise. #PHIvsTEN Status Report Out: S McLeod (knee), RB Sproles (hamstring)Questionable: RB Clement (quadricep), LB Gerry (groin), WR Jeffery (illness, shoulder) — Philadelphia Eagles (@Eagles) September 28, 2018 The big news here is that […]Read more "Eagles injury report: Alshon Jeffery questionable while Darren Sproles remains sidelined"
We’re just two days away from the Eagles’ matchup with the Titans, which means it’s time for another mailbag! When do you think Timmy Jernigan will be back and playing? — Sam Lees (@SamLees13) September 28, 2018 Thank for your question, Sam. We can expect at least another three weeks without Jernigan’s dominance on the […]Read more "Eagles Weekly Mailbag: Should Rasul Douglas move to Safety?"
The Eagles have released their final injury report of the week and when it comes to the backfield, it doesn’t look good. OUT: RB Jay Ajayi (back), RB Darren Sproles (hamstring) Questionable: RB Corey Clement (quadricep), LB Kamu Grugier-Hill (groin), WR Alshon Jeffery (shoulder), T Jason Peters (quadricep) Ajayi and Sproles are both listed […]Read more "Injury report: Eagles could be without three running backs on Sunday"