Hidden in the chaos of what was the Eagles offense on Sunday, is the reality that the Eagles vastly improved the defense over the offseason. From Darius Slay and Nickell Robey-Coleman to the health of Malik Jackson, the Eagles defense finally showed that they can be a dominant unit. If you’ve followed my writing/tweets in […]Read more "The Eagles Defense is already off to a historic start"
After going up 17-0 against the Washington Football Team, the Philadelphia Eagles broke down and surrendered 27 unanswered points to a team that had no business of even showing up to the game. There’s plenty of bad to take away but there’s still good to take away too. So depending on your mood, its time […]Read more "Stock watch: How are Eagles players looking going into week 2?"
We’re just two days away from the return of Eagles football. A clash on the road against a divisional rival is always a fun way to start the season. The Eagles may have beaten the Redskins 6 times in a row dating back to 2017, but last season saw the emergence of a new problem […]Read more "What happened when Darius Slay clashed with Terry McLaurin in 2019?"
The Eagles surprised a lot of people (and broke my heart) on Sunday by releasing Cre’Von LeBlanc in order to make way for a running back they’d picked up off the waiver wire. This move reeks of risk and potential regret. The role LeBlanc wasn’t going to get starting reps in 2020. Despite having a […]Read more "Eagles play a risky hand in releasing Cre’Von LeBlanc"
The story of Sidney Jones has been filled with twists and turns, but the fire may finally be burning out. With Training Camp even more valuable than ever, the former second-round pick was expected to lock horns with Avonte Maddox in the battle for the starting cornerback spot opposite Darius Slay. Missing five consecutive practices […]Read more "Is the writing on the wall for Eagles CB Sidney Jones?"
Considered to be genuine contenders for a tilt at the Super Bowl last season, things didn’t quite go to plan for the Philadelphia Eagles. The team coached by Doug Pederson certainly had enough depth and talent available, balanced with a fine mixture of youthful enthusiasm and veteran experience, although injuries in key areas blighted what […]Read more "Where do the Eagles need to improve?"
In case you’re a normal functioning human and don’t spend most of your days worrying about Philadelphia sports teams, the Eagles are in a slightly tricky spot. They may have $24M in cap space ahead of the upcoming season, but they’ll be $84M over the cap by the time the 2021 season starts. With a […]Read more "How the Eagles can erase their terrifying 2021 Salary Cap troubles"
After the release of Malcolm Jenkins, the Eagles secondary understandably had more questions than answers. They were losing much more than their best safety in Jenkins. They lost a leader in the locker room and the community. Jenkins was much more than a consistent Safety on the field, he brought the energy to a Jim […]Read more "Does Jim Schwartz finally have the defense he needs to succeed?"
On and off the field, the Eagles secondary has hardly been a welcoming sight in recent years. Plagued by injuries, inconsistencies, missed tackles, and a lack of development, it was clear change was needed after yet another disappointing season in 2019. The Eagles decided to go all-in on Darius Slay, finally granting Jim Schwartz a […]Read more "Eagles finally have some serenity in the secondary"
For the first time in what feels like forever, the Eagles will enter the season with a secondary that may finally be well-fortified. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of questions that will need answering this Summer. Here’s everything you need to know about one of the most notable position groups on the entire […]Read more "Eagles cornerbacks have a lot to play for as Training Camp unfolds"