What was supposed to be a deep WR group in 2019 turned into a disaster. Alshon Jeffery and DeSean Jackson were the perfect pair, combining a big body guy with a speedster. Add the slot nightmare Nelson Agholor and depth like a healthy Mack Hollins and rookie talent JJ Arcega-Whiteside and Eagles were golden. …until […]Read more "Five free agent WRs who could interest the Eagles"
Nigel Bradham has had a big impact on the Eagles since he was signed in 2016. After a tremendous first season, he stepped up as a leader of the defense when Jordan Hicks was injured during the Super Bowl season. Bradham was rewarded with a shiny new contract after that remarkable run. A contract that […]Read more "Eagles have a tough decision to make when it comes to Nigel Bradham"
I think we all recall the story about Doug Pederson being the worst HC hire at the time. Now, almost four years into his tenure, Pederson is working against all odds to produce unique results. At his introductory press conference, he talked about taking over a team that had not won in a while, and […]Read more "The Eagles really do have a ‘new norm’ but it’s not defined by Super Bowl rings"
Miles Sanders has been nothing short of a season changer for the Eagles. What started as a slow rookie campaign dominated by questions regarding his ability to read gaps, stuttering too much before committing to a hole, and ultimately not being used much in weeks 6-8, took a very pleasant turn. Stepping up when the […]Read more "Eagles’ Miles Sanders is making history with a former teammate"
After a majorly disappointing loss to the Dolphins, the Eagles sat at 5-7. What surely should’ve been a Superbowl contending team suddenly looked like a long shot to even compete for a playoff spot. Arguably, they still do, but the face of the franchise and leader of the team stepped up. With 591 yards, 5 […]Read more "QB film room: Carson Wentz and the ‘clutch comeback’ gene"
“Eagles don’t value LBs”. While all things point to that statement being true, it doesn’t mean it shouldn’t change. The Eagles linebacking corps may actually be among the worst in the NFL and it’s being picked on by opposing offenses as a result. League leaders…in missed tackles Pro Football Focus measured missed tackles in ratios […]Read more "Why the Eagles have to start valuing the linebacker position"
With Derek Barnett sidelined for Monday Night Football, Josh Sweat was primed to showcase just how valuable he can be for the Eagles. The second-year DE is having a fine sophomore season after playing a pretty much irrelevant role in his rookie year. With the performance on MNF, Sweat is now up to 20 QB […]Read more "Josh Sweat’s emergence couldn’t come at a better time for the Eagles"
There is no getting around it: The Eagles are a poorly coached team with a serious lack of explosiveness, poorly disciplined defense, and lack of identity on both sides of the ball. Every week there are players intensively battling to be more disappointing than the other, but who are the ones you can really rely […]Read more "Who are the Eagles most reliable players as the season winds down?"
The 2019 Philadelphia Eagles offense is bad. Like, really bad. It almost seems like the receivers take turns to see who can disappoint the most each week. There’s no consistency, and it feels like there hasn’t been a big play since the week 1 bombs to Desean Jackson. The Eagles need help at Wide receiver. […]Read more "5 wide receivers in the 2020 draft that can help fix the Eagles offense"
For wide receivers, being selected in the early rounds of the 2019 draft comes with high expectations Throughout the 2019 season, guys like D.K. Metcalf, A.J. Brown, Marquise Brown, and Terry McLaurin have been impressing with good rookie season stats. For JJ Arcega-Whiteside, the story is different. The second-round pick has just 43 yards on […]Read more "Eagles rookie WR JJ Arcega-Whiteside deserves more playing time"