Crunching the Numbers: It’s time for Josh Adams to take charge of the Eagles backfield

The wave of anticipation for UDFA rookie Josh Adams has been building since he entered the NovaCare Complex early this summer. With the success of fellow UDFA running back Corey Clement last season, and the loss of bruising back LeGarrette Blount, some thought Adams might be thrown into the fire early on. That didn’t happen, […]

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Eagles backfield could have a new lead rusher heading into primetime clash with Cowboys

If there’s one thing we can take away from the Eagles’ week 8 win over Jacksonville, it’s that there’s more to come from this backfield than meets the eye. While Wendell Smallwood and Corey Clement continued to battle inconsistency against one of the league’s best run defenses, there was one man who shined; Josh Adams. […]

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Eyes on the rivals: Have Atlanta handed the Eagles a blueprint on how to beat Washington?

Early in the week, this article was to be an outline of the Eagles’ path to the 2018 playoffs. It quickly became obvious that the road to the repeat goes through Washington. After the Saints’ convincing win against a previously-undefeated Rams team, who put up quite the fight, it seems unlikely that Philadelphia can count […]

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Forget a blockbuster trade, loss to Panthers raises a very different question for Eagles backfield

The fans have been pounding the table all season long to make a move at running back. Would it be Le’Veon Bell? Perhaps the return of LeSean McCoy? The answer has been a flatline on the trade front, with the organization placing all their chips on a depleted backfield. This would be perfectly fine, if […]

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