The opening day of free agency was filled with thrills, spills, and everything in between. But among the big movers and shakers was a slightly surprising name to those unfamiliar with the Eagles. Backup tackle Halapoulivaati Vaitai signed a 5-year deal worth $50M in Detroit, securing his long-term future as a starting tackle – which […]Read more "The Eagles’ next big question mark hangs over the head of Jordan Mailata"
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"
Just days after some strange trade rumors involving Andre Dillard began to surface, the Eagles released a slightly surprising statement. Jason Peters, the man who has anchored the left tackle position for 11 years in Philadelphia, will be allowed to test free agency waters. The Eagles originally traded for Peters back in 2009. Nine Pro […]Read more "Eagles double down on Andre Dillard & let Jason Peters walk"
The curtains are closing on the NFL Combine but the encore is about to begin. All of the rumors, speculation, and reports from the last seven days are beginning to trickle out of Indianapolis and there’s one in particular that has set conversation ablaze among Eagles fans. “Me personally, one of my weaknesses is getting […]Read more "Are Eagles’ recent offensive line rumors much ado about nothing?"
The latest headline out of Indianapolis for the Eagles doesn’t follow the trend originally outset by Howie Roseman. Instead, it involves a franchise-changing move the could go in either direction depending on what’s decided. On Tuesday afternoon, when asked about Jason Peters, Doug Pederson stood firm in his support to bring the future hall of […]Read more "Are the Eagles headed toward a left tackle crossroads?"
Jason Peters is going to be a Hall of Famer when he eventually retires. An undrafted free agent out of Arkansas, Peters was originally a tight end out of college. His move to Right Tackle, and eventually Left Tackle, would make him one of the more athletic offensive linemen in the league. Nine Pro Bowls, […]Read more "What should the Eagles do with Jason Peters?"
The Eagles 2019 draft class was one with many headlines. Some good, some bad, but most wre promising. The majority of the Eagles rookies left you with an imprint on what their future with the team may look like while others have you questioning their ability still. Heres a full-on report card on how the […]Read more "Eagles rookie report card: How did the 2019 draft class fare?"
After sustaining a concussion in last week’s loss to the Patriots, Lane Johnson will be sidelined during Sunday’s matchup against Seattle. In his place, the Eagles had a tough decision to make. Do they start Halapoulivaati Vaitai, or rookie Andre Dillard? Ultimately, it will be Dillard who was given the reigns, with Vaitai remaining as […]Read more "Have Eagles made the correct call in starting Andre Dillard at right tackle?"
The Eagles’ 2019 first-round draft pick was thrown off the bench and into the fire when HOF LT Jason Peters went out in week 6 against the Vikings. What was supposed to be a “sit behind and learn” year for the young super-talent, quickly turned into a very different season. One where Dillard would not […]Read more "Andre Dillard has been impressive against elite competition for the Eagles"
Injuries have become par for the course when it comes to the Philadelphia Eagles, but that doesn’t make losing a future Hall of Famer any easier to deal with. Eagles Left Tackle Jason Peters sustained a knee injury in Sunday’s loss to the Vikings and is currently labeled as ‘week-to-week’. But, every cloud has a […]Read more "Eagles rookie Andre Dillard will be dropped into the deep end against Dallas"