Part two of our “should they stay or go” series examines the Eagles backfield scenario. Just one year ago, there seemed to be no shape or identity at running back and now that statement could not be further from the truth. But how do the Eagles sustain that? Let’s take a look. LeGarrette Blount: […]Read more "Eagles should they stay or go: Running back edition"
The Eagles sit comfortably perched at the top of the NFL with a 9-1 record, after the dismantling of the Cowboys on Sunday Night Football. The Eagles now hold a commanding four-game lead on the NFC East. They’re now setting their sights on securing a first-round bye with a strong finish to the remaining six games […]Read more "Looking ahead: Which Eagles should be re-signed in the Offseason?"
As the Eagles soak up yesterday’s victory over Arizona, there may be no player more deserving of a moment in the sun than Kenjon Barner. After the team opted against re-signing the pending free agent at the end of last season, Barner found himself competing with the L.A Chargers during the offseason and preseason. Little […]Read more "Heart and faith led Kenjon Barner back to the Eagles, big plays could keep him there"
The loss of Darren Sproles left a huge hole in a backfield that relies on a committee effort heading into week four. Luckily for Doug Pederson, there’s one running back who can help fill that void. After working out Kenjon Barner earlier today, the team announced that they signed the former Oregon Duck to a […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles bring back a familiar running back to replace Darren Sproles"
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, former Eagles running back Kenjon Barner is set to sign with the Los Angeles Chargers. Former #Eagles RB Kenjon Barner is signing with #Chargers, source said. More RB depth. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 20, 2017 The Eagles opted not to re-sign the free agent after the 2016 and […]Read more "Report: Former Eagles RB Kenjon Barner to sign with Chargers"
Free agency is set to be another rollercoaster for the Philadelphia Eagles. The team are widely expected to add some established talent at some key positions ahead of the NFL Draft, as well as freeing up some cap space in the process through means of trade. The team also have fourteen players whose futures are […]Read more "Free agency could carry heavy implications for Eagles special teams unit"
The Eagles are destined to endure yet another rollercoaster offseason if they are to fill the holes on their roster and begin to build upon the base that has been the 2016 season. Salary cap space isn’t on their side as of right now and with twelve pending free agents, there are going to be […]Read more "Evaluating Eagles pending free agents: Who stays and who goes?"
The Eagles are readying themselves for a clash with the high-flying Atlanta Falcons this Sunday..which presents quite a unique challenge for Doug Pederson and his Offense..but a challenge he will be well prepared for. The Eagles backfield has been underwhelming so far this season and lacked a certain shape. Lead back Ryan Mathews leads the […]Read more "Pederson focused on establishing the run against Atlanta"
When Doug Pederson was first appointed as Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles, there was plenty of excitement about how the committee backfield would fare under his leadership. Pederson helped orchestrate a phenomenal rushing effort in the absence of Jamaal Charles last season, as Offensive Coordinator for the Kansas City Chiefs. So many assumed and […]Read more "Eagles backfield still struggling to find its identity after seven games"
After a week off due to unforeseen circumstances, we’re back with our five bold predictions series as the Eagles prepare to host the Vikings. We’re now 9/20 this season after falling short on a couple during the opening week, but anything above 25% for bold predictions is where we’re aiming. To be pushing 50% is incredible..but can […]Read more "Five Bold predictions for Eagles vs Vikings"