Welcome back to Know your Eagles’ Enemy. With the first week of games come and gone, the job of analyzing position groups gets that much easier. For the first time we got an up-close look at Pat Shurmur’s new offence in New York. Aside from a spectacular run from Saquon Barkley, the Giants struggled against the top defense from last season […]Read more "Know your Eagles’ Enemy: How dangerous is Odell and his supporting cast?"
Hello Eagles’ fans, I hope you’ve been enjoying the preseason as much as I have — despite some worrisome performances from our offence. Today we’ll be diving into a crucial element of our rival’s offence, their coveted new addition acquired with the number two overall pick. The Giants’ haven’t had a potent rushing attack in […]Read more "Know your Eagles’ Enemy: Buzz or bad news for Barkley in the big apple?"
Continuing on to the final rival in the NFC East, today we will be starting our examination of the New York Giants. The 2018 off-season included a plethora of moving parts for Big Blue, including a new coaching staff, new star running back and new pieces on the offensive line. The constant is two-time Superbowl MVP Eli Manning. After […]Read more "Know your Eagles Enemy: Is it time to stop bELIeving?"
Hey rookie, welcome to the NFL. For 13 Nittany Lions, those words are the culmination of a lifelong dream that has come to fruition. Six Penn State players were selected in this weekend’s 2018 NFL Draft, and seven more were signed as undrafted free agents. Here’s a look at how the six Nittany Lions drafted […]Read more "Tracking the new homes of all new Penn State staters in the NFL"
“You Either Die A Hero, Or You Live Long Enough To See Yourself Become The Villain.” For many that call themselves a combination of Penn State and Philadelphia Eagles fans, Harvey Dent’s tremendous quote from one of the all-time great movies, the Dark Knight, resonates loudly tonight as the New York Giants have selected Penn […]Read more "New York Giants select Saquon Barkley with #2 overall pick, leaving Eagles fans between a rock and a hard place"
When it comes to positional needs, it seems that nearly every team, every year needs a running back. Whether a team is looking for its next feature back, or a complementary piece to pair with the team’s existing starter, running back is a position of need all the time. That’s likely because it’s seemingly the […]Read more "The Philly Sports Network NFL Draft rankings: Running Backs Edition"
I’ve never bought too much stock in the NFL Combine. To me, the combine is little more than tremendous athletes making athletic feats appear far too easy. 225 pounds is thrown up on the bench press like it’s 25 pounds. More and more players are running sub-4.5 40-yard dashes. The vertical jump numbers are out […]Read more "Projecting where every draft eligible Penn State starter will be selected"
When the NFL offers its extension listing of college players entering the NFL Draft, they do so with comprehensive strengths and weaknesses and a player comparison. This player comparison is usually of an NFL player that is active, or has retired within the last few seasons. These comparisons also often tend to low ball the […]Read more "Why Penn State’s Saquon Barkley Should Be The #1 Overall Pick"
Two days ago, we got a chance to watch the best National Championship in the College Football Playoff era unfold since.. well… last season. Last year’s unbelievable, near-overtime action between Clemson and Alabama set the tone for last night’s action between the last two teams standing, two SEC heavyweights. After Alabama fell behind 13-0 midway […]Read more "Four Reasons The Penn State Could Win The National Championship In 2018"
Every Penn State fan remembers exactly where they watched the instant classic that was the 2016 Rose Bowl, when the Nittany Lions and USC Trojans did battle for 60 minutes of offensive fireworks. I was in a friend’s basement dreading a two hour ride back to the town I was working in as soon as […]Read more "Previewing Penn State Post Season: Fiesta Bowl Against Washington"