It’s Draft week. The waiting is finally over and the finishing touches on nearly a year of hard work are being gently worked on by all 32 NFL teams. But instead of focusing on what the Eagles should do this year, here are five things they shouldn’t. Complacency Much has been said of Roseman’s drafting […]Read more "Five things the Eagles need to avoid in this year’s NFL Draft"
Andrew Luck shook the NFL to its core last night, announcing his retirement at age 29. The franchise QB had fallen out of love with the game and been through too much surgery wise to keep that passion alive. While not the point of this article, I think it is important to stress that mental […]Read more "Which Eagles quarterback is most likely to be traded to the Colts?"
Going into the third week of the NFL preseason, some specific storylines were glaring when looking over the Philadelphia Eagles roster. From Josh McCown’s return to football, to the RB4 battle and ‘secondary squabble’, there was plenty to keep an eye on. It is a shame that the lightning cut the game short on Thursday […]Read more "Taking stock of key positions on the Eagles roster after preseason week 3"
The Eagles have just wrapped up an ugly loss to the Ravens, after Mother Nature took control in the fourth quarter and refused to see the rest of the game. The Eagles “starting” offense looked off, mustering a big goose egg in the first half. However, if you look past the box score, you’ll see […]Read more "The good, bad, and ugly from Eagles preseason loss to Ravens"
The Eagles will play host to Baltimore later tonight in their third preseason contest. This is often the game that decides many of the major roster battles and as a result, there will be plenty to pay attention to. The Thorson pressure cooker It’s unlikely we see a lot from Josh McCown tonight and it’s […]Read more "Five things to watch in Eagles’ preseason clash with Ravens"
It’s been a wobbly week for the Eagles. From a quarterback signing to a few notable injuries and of course another preseason game, there have been plenty of waves that will unroot some of the sealife clinging on to a rock for dear life. But how does the final 53 look to be shaping up […]Read more "Can the Eagles keep 4 quarterbacks? Eagles 53-man roster projection"
Liam Jenkins recaps last night’s win over the Jaguars and examines the Eagles QB situation, a potential Clowney trade and just about everything else. Oh, and there’s an official Clayton Thorson song now. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCAST ON iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-outside-insider-podcast/id1120847683?mt=2 FOLLOW US ON TWITTER: https://twitter.com/LiamJenkinsPSN https://twitter.com/philadelphiasnRead more "LISTEN: Can Clayton Thorson carry the Eagles through preseason?"
The Eagles looked much better in Florida than they did at home last week. A 24-10 win over the Jags reflected a stunning performance from a team of hungry men all trying to secure their roster spots. Here is everything you need to know. NOW the Eagles might need to sign a quarterback Cody Kessler […]Read more "Thorson’s rise & 9 other takeaways from Eagles preseason win over Jags"
Teams are being very safe this preseason in terms of playing starters to prevent injuries and Jacksonville and Philadelphia are no different. Doug Marrone confirmed Foles won’t play. Wentz likely won’t play. Most starting offensive and defensive lineman for both teams won’t play. Significant players with small injuries or even soreness leading up to the […]Read more "Five key matchups for Eagles players in tonight’s preseason game"
The Eagles opened their preseason account on Thursday night with a disappointing 27-10 loss to Tennessee. While there’s only so much you can take from the first preseason outing, who were the biggest winners and losers from the matchup? Winners DE Daeshon Hall With defensive end depth lighter than ideal, former Texas A&M Aggie Daeshon […]Read more "Five winners and five losers from Eagles preseason opener"