So far this offseason, the Eagles have undergone a ton of change. Former Eagles safety and defensive captain Malcolm Jenkins was allowed to walk into free agency, the offensive staff was completely revamped, the quarterback room looks drastically different, and even longtime Eagle Jason Peters may wind up in a new uniform next season. All […]Read more "Miles Sanders primed to become the Eagles’ next star running back"
Through four years under HC Doug Pederson, the Eagles offense has been relatively productive. Known best for its proficient rushing habits, unorthodox playcalling, and relentless aggression on fourth down, Pederson’s offense usually grades out in the top half of the league. This includes a masterful, Super Bowl-winning campaign in which the team finished top three […]Read more "Eagles offense ready to fly following speed infusion"
Although the MLB season has been delayed until further notice, the Phillies still have a ton of business to take care of. Chief among them should be extending (best) catcher (in baseball) J.T Realmuto. Last season, his first with the team, Realmuto captured his second-straight Silver Slugger award and first Gold Glove award. In addition […]Read more "Why the Phillies Should Resume Contract Talks with J.T Realmuto ASAP"
One of the most exciting all-star events in all of sports, the Home Run Derby is one of the plainest displays of pure human strength around.The rules of engagement are simple, eight (usually behemoth) men compete in a batting practice-styled home run tournament to see which baseball goliath is able to crank out the most […]Read more "Who would win an all-Phillies Home Run Derby? Meet the contestants"
Lately, when channel surfing through the various sports networks that once brought such novelty and excitement to our lives, we receive a blast from the past as classic games of old fill our television screens. After a couple of throwback-game-filled weeks, I can’t help but think back to some of the big-time trades that helped […]Read more "Revisiting the Best Blockbuster Trades in Phillies History"
So far this offseason, there has been a ton of chatter concerning the reigning NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles. As is often the case, the talk regarding the team has been incredibly polarizing. Some people have opted for the glass-half-full approach, highlighting the Eagles strong roster core and proven coaching staff- particularly up top- as […]Read more "Five myths currently surrounding the Philadelphia Eagles"
Last season was a mixed bag for the Phillies. After an eventful offseason in which they acquired an unprecedented three all-stars in one offseason- including superstar slugger and MLB cornerstone Bryce Harper- the Phillies began the season with incredibly high hopes. The Phillies, benefitting from the fruits of $403M worth of offseason investments, were surging […]Read more "Examining How the Phillies Can Stabilize Troublesome Bullpen"
Another day, another wideout linked to the Eagles. After a season of lackluster wide receiver play in Philly, the Birds have been linked to virtually every pass-catcher this offseason as the franchise aims to fortify their weakest unit. Today, I offer another alternative in the form of 49ers wideout Marquise Goodwin. Known best for his […]Read more "Should the Eagles kick the tires on WR Marquise Goodwin?"
The Black History Month Spotlight series serves to highlight some of the most iconic, influential black athletes to make their mark in Philadelphia. For the second installment, we’ll cover the career and legacy of longtime shortstop and Phillies legend Jimmy Rollins. As the saying goes, big things sometimes come in small packages. There is perhaps […]Read more "Black History Month Spotlight: Jimmy Rollins"
In honor of Black History Month, I decided to introduce a series that highlights some of the most historic and influential African-American Philly athletes. I will begin this series with the Doctor himself- Julius Erving. Long before Erving was the notorious Pro Basketball Hall of Famer and icon we now know him to be, he […]Read more "Black History Month Spotlight: Julius Erving"