For the first time in a long time the Eagles have tasted defeat. As a fan, I almost forgot what it felt like but as the final seconds ticked off the clock on Sunday defeat set in and the feeling was just as miserable as I remember. You never want to lose a game, especially […]Read more "Ten biggest takeaways from Eagles week 2 loss to Tampa Bay"
The Eagles were just short of the mark against the Bucs, despite a solid comeback effort late in the game. But where does the blame really lie? There were several big plays that draw attention and finger pointing, but there were more contributing factors to the team’s first loss of the season than a couple […]Read more "Stock up, stock down: Grading the Eagles week 2 loss to Tampa Bay"
If you were to tell most Eagles fans post-Superbowl that the Eagles first lost in 2018 would come at the hands of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, they would have laughed you out of the room. Yet, after a messy performance in the heat, the Eagles stand at one-and-one. Many fans, myself included, took this match […]Read more "Why a loss to the Buccaneers might be just what the doctor ordered for the Eagles"
Well, that’s not how many expected week 2 to unfold. The Philadelphia Eagles fell short of the mark in Tampa Bay, losing 27-21 in a game full of misfires, setbacks and splutters that proved to be too much to handle on the day. It’s not the end of the world and there’s reason for plenty […]Read more "Instant analysis: Too little, too late as Eagles splutter to a halt in Tampa Bay"
It’s always a strange feeling when you bump into a former colleague, friend, or partner. A former teammate? That’s a whole different discussion. A former teammate who helped you win a Super Bowl in the most miraculous underdog story of all time? You can work it out. The Philadelphia Eagles travel to Raymond James Stadium […]Read more "Former teammates could be a thorn in the side of Eagles in week 2 clash with Buccaneers"
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"
For the first time in their history, the Philadelphia Eagles will start the season as the defending Super Bowl champions. Besides the enormous target on their backs as defending champions, they’ll have a few internal challenges to deal with as the season progresses. Quarterback Play Nick Foles looked shaky moving the ball through the air […]Read more "The four biggest obstacles standing between the Eagles and retaining their Super Bowl crown"
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"
One more day. That’s all that separates the Philadelphia Eagles form orchestrating their first ever title defense. Anticipation could not be higher and that means it’s once again time for our ‘Bold prediction’ series. This has easily been one of our most popular concepts throughout the NFL season and we want to kick things off […]Read more "Five bold predictions for Eagles’ Thursday Night throwdown with Atlanta"
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Philadelphia Eagles may have already made a decision on who will start Thursday’s season opener. The #Eagles plan to start QB Nick Foles on Thursday in the season opener, sources say. Carson Wentz (ACL, LCL) has done fantastic in rehab. But this is a long-term decision for the […]Read more "Report: Eagles to name Nick Foles as starting quarterback for season opener"