Within the next two months, the Eagles will have a massive decision to make. No, it has nothing to do with free agency or the draft. It’s whether or not to exercise Derek Barnett’s fifth year option for 2021. Just by reading the title and the last paragraph I’m sure you’re already screaming “NO! BUST!” […]Read more "Should the Eagles pick up Derek Barnett’s fifth-year option?"
On S2 E2 of Flippin’ The Birds, we broke down the slow free agency (this was before the Slay trade), Bryan gave some insight on Malcolm Jenkins’ departure, and Chris gave some insight on Howie’s motives in the front office. We were also very lucky to have another week of an interview of a popular […]Read more "Eagles Draft Profile: Get to know LB Akeem Davis-Gaither"
You asked (not really) and I’m about to answer every single question about free agency and the draft. After reading this, you will be very confident that my plan will be the savior of the Eagles. Ok, sorry. I’m just going to follow suit and provide my own predictions on who the Eagles will sign […]Read more "Devising the ultimate Philadelphia Eagles offseason masterplan"
On Flippin’ The Birds’ season two debut, we talked about the Dillard “issue”, Byron Jones, and the deficiencies on the roster, namely linebackers. We were very lucky to interview one of the more popular linebacker prospects Justin Strnad (pronounced “stir-nad”). Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/flippin-the-birds/id1473958477#episodeGuid=https%3A%2F%2Fapi.spreaker.com%2Fepisode%2F23774259 YouTube: Late round gems are what the Eagles will probably be looking for, […]Read more "Eagles Draft profile: Get to know LB Justin Strnad"
Instead of doing my own mock draft and have you all yell at me, I decided to put the fate of the Eagles’ draft in your hands (who am I kidding, I’ll still do a mock at some point). All week I’ve been posting polls with scenarios and leaving the choices up to you. Thank […]Read more "Seven-Round Eagles Mock Draft: Fan-vote edition"
Time for another edition of the Eagles weekly mailbag! Great questions to get to today so let’s get down to it! Do you believe the Eagles chasing Byron Jones in free agency is their best choice, or do you believe there is a cheaper option they should look into? Yes and yes. When was the […]Read more "Eagles weekly mailbag: it’s DillyDillardSZN"
It’s time for the third edition of Philly Sports Network’s Eagles weekly mailbag! The combine has started and the wide receivers showed out (I’m writing this before the running backs & defensive players work out). There’s plenty of movement being made because of the great and not so great performances. A TON of questions this […]Read more "Trading out of the first round again? Eagles weekly mailbag"
How long has it been since the Eagles had an impactful linebacker? Ok, not that long. You could argue that Jordan Hicks was the last one, and that was just a few years ago. Before that? Mychal Kendricks, DeMeco Ryans, and Connor Barwin. Before that? Uhhhh… Jeremiah Trotter? With Bradham not returning, Grugier-Hill a free […]Read more "An Eagles-based NFL Combine Shopping List: Linebackers"
The NFL Combine finally starts this week. It’s been a long offseason, hasn’t it? The running backs take the stage on Friday, February 28th, and Eagles fans should be paying close attention. Why? Well, because there are currently only two running backs on the roster who saw any snaps in 2019: Sanders and Scott. Corey […]Read more "NFL Combine preview: Running backs that Eagles fans should watch"
Time for another edition of my weekly mailbag! We are less than a week away from the combine finally starting and draft season heating up. There aren’t many questions this week, but it’s not about quantity, it’s about quality. Let’s get down to it! Who’s the biggest free agent you think the Eagles have a […]Read more "Who should the Eagles take in the first round? Eagles Weekly Mailbag"