For those still unaware, DeSean Jackson made some very regrettable Instagram posts over the course of the 4th of July weekend. These posts contained a photo of Louis Farrakhan, a well-known anti-semite and Nation of Islam leader, and a story including a quote (seemingly falsely) attributed to Adolf Hitler. Regardless of whether you agree or […]Read more "Should the Eagles cut DeSean Jackson over anti-semitic Instagram posts?"
Patrick Mahomes completely changed the NFL landscape on Monday, although that wouldn’t be the first time that the young Texas Tech product has done so. This time however, Mahomes is making his impact off the field. The Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to a stunning 10-year extension worth around $450M. While numbers aren’t finalized, it’s […]Read more "Mahomes’ blockbuster deal highlights Howie Roseman’s salary-cap prowess"
If you cast your minds back to the NFL combine and the weeks that followed, the city of Philadelphia was besotted with the idea of drafting a wide receiver in the first round of the upcoming draft. With so many names to pick from, it was a never-ending carousel of talent who looked to be […]Read more "Jets rookie WR Denzel Mims throws even more shade at the Eagles"
The Eagles started the offseason with an aging roster and more than a handful of needs. Among the team’s most pressing needs was safety. Rodney McLeod was set to hit free agency and a big question mark loomed over Malcolm Jenkins. The Eagles filled their safety spots by resigning Rodney McLeod and moving Jalen Mills […]Read more "Eagles seem to have a secret plan for one undrafted free agent"
Coming off of yet another tragically disappointing season, the Eagles’ secondary was finally reinvented this offseason. Howie Roseman had witnessed enough and had decided to go all-in on a lockdown corner – something the team had been missing the entire Doug Pederson era. That man is 3x pro bowler Darius Slay and for the next […]Read more "Darius Slay can stop the Eagles’ bleeding against NFC East receivers"
According to a report from Pro Football Talk, the NFL are looking to cut their preseason in half, leaving teams with just the opening two games to play. When it comes to the Philadelphia Eagles, this is both a blessing and a curse. The blessing The Eagles decided to inject a youth infusion into the […]Read more "A shortened preseason is a blessing and a curse for the Eagles"
You may have read that title and said to yourself, another article on Darius Slay? Kind of. On Tuesday June 30th, the Flippin’ The Birds duo were lucky enough to sit down with Rischad Whitfield, aka “The Footwork King.” Rischad is highly regarded around the league and has trained the likes of Darius Slay, Nickell […]Read more "Meet the man who might save the Eagles secondary"
Howie Roseman is not one to shy away from making a move to improve the team, no matter what month it is. The summer of 2019 brought Johnathan Cyprien, read here why that move is important, and Josh McCown. The summer of 2017 brought Corey Graham and Ronald Darby. While these moves may seem minor […]Read more "Position battles to watch across the NFL that could benefit the Eagles"
Training Camp may well be on the horizon, but it’s going to resemble nothing we’ve seen before. Social distancing measures being enforced will make this a very unique challenge for coaches across the league and there are no OTA’s to bring players up to speed. But what if they were? Which players would have shined? […]Read more "Eagles 53-man roster prediction: Parallel universe edition"
“You either die a hero, or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain.” The words of Harvey Dent in one of the most iconic superhero movies of our time, The Dark Knight. It seems fitting for a moment like this, a time where as an Eagles fan, you’d hope would never come […]Read more "2020 may finally be the year that Carson Wentz silences his critics"