The offseason has flown by for the Philadelphia Eagles. Three weeks separate the Super Bowl champions from a season opening clash with Atlanta and the tension is beginning to build. As the positional battles across the roster enter their final stages, there’s one that looks completely different to what it did at the start of […]Read more "One of the Eagles most ferocious training camp battles has become worryingly problematic"
As he returns for his 14th and final season, the 35 year old Darren Sproles is ready to embrace his set role in the Eagle’s offense. The torn ACL and broken arm suffered during Week 3 of the 2017 NFL season only provided extra motivation for Sproles to come back better than ever. “An injury […]Read more "The real impact of Darren Sproles returning for one last rodeo with the Eagles"
We’re just three days away from the dawn of Eagles Training Camp and for fans of the Super Bowl champions, it can’t come soon enough. The Eagles have sailed through the offseason with relative ease, aside from the Super Bowl visit fiasco and some off-the-field legal issues, all of which have been handled with respect […]Read more "After a tranquil offseason, how likely are the Eagles to make a trade in August?"
The second edition of our Eagles Training Camp primer takes a look at a very intriguing backfield situation. Pederson’s offense finally found a balance in 2017, but without LeGarrette Blount and with a long-term future uncertain, what does this season have in store? We may find most of our answers when Training Camp opens next […]Read more "Eagles Training Camp primer: It’s ‘all or nothing’ for Philly’s running backs"
One of Philadelphia’s most important acquisitions of the 2017 season was running back Jay Ajayi. Prior to the team’s clash with Denver, the Eagles poached the Brit away from the clutches of a Miami team that was seemingly on a different page and looked set to turn him loose behind the Eagles offensive front. That’s […]Read more "Is Eagles running back Jay Ajayi set to become NFL’s ‘human cheat code’ in 2018?"
Wendell Smallwood’s short time in Philadelphia has seen the highest of highs and the lowest of lows. From his breakout 79-yard game against the Steelers in week 3 of his rookie season, to being buried on the depth chart and inundated with injuries, Smallwood’s presence in the Eagles offense has slowly began to fade. With […]Read more "The best kind of ability is availability for Eagles RB Wendell Smallwood ahead of biggest year yet"
The Eagles finally got it right in 2017. After a rookie season for coach and quarterback in which the offense struggled to find a balance, Doug Pederson built a three-headed monster that would decimate the NFL through versatility and explosiveness. Three very different running backs would pull together after a ruthlessly competitive offseason and give […]Read more "Eagles backfield destined for short-term success but long-term uncertainty looms"
Super Bowl 52. David vs Goliath. Nick Foles vs Tom Brady. To the average NFL viewer, this matchup may seemed skewed in only one way. But beyond the dominance of Bill Belichick and the somehow immortal Tom Brady, the Eagles have a very subtle advantage. The run-game has been huge for the Eagles this season. […]Read more "The Eagles have a monumental advantage over New England that nobody is talking about"
The story of Corey Clement is one that can never be told enough. Undrafted out of Wisconsin, Clement didn’t only fight his way into Training Camp, but he displaced Wendell Smallwood and earned his spot on the final 53. As versatile as he is aggressive, Clement stole the heart of many during preseason, but that […]Read more "Eagles RB Corey Clement could have a vital role to play in NFC Championship Game"
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"