Free agency has been kind to the Eagles secondary. Philadelphia finally has a lockdown cornerback in Darius Slay and today, it was reported that slot corner Nickell Robey-Coleman is signing a one-year deal with the team. Wonderful. There’s a common saying in life – ‘if it’s too good to be true, it usually is’. The […]Read more "Eagles have answered questions at cornerback but opened up even more"
Philadelphia Eagles fans rejoice! The organization finally has obtained a top-flight cornerback for the first time in what seems to be a very long time coming. Now, if you’ve been living under a rock, then you missed the Eagles acquiring Darius Slay from the Detroit Lions for the team’s 2020 third-round and fifth-round picks. The […]Read more "Why Darius Slay is poised for a bounce-back season with the Eagles"
Some of the greatest paintings of all time are misunderstood by the regular person, while they’re praised by another who takes their time to observe and understand the art itself. They feel for it. It becomes more than just an acquired taste, instead, it evolves into a way of life. That’s what the Eagles have […]Read more "Darius Slay fills more than one important void for the Eagles"
According to Pro Football Talk, the Philadelphia Eagles are shopping cornerback Rasul Douglas. This isn’t really all that surprising. Sul’ has sort of become the ‘odd one out’ of the Eagles cornerback corps. Every other corner on the roster is 6’0 or below and outside of Darius Slay, all have slot experience or are better […]Read more "Has Rasul Douglas become the Eagles’ odd-man-out at CB?"
It’s been a busy week for the Philadelphia Eagles. Hard at work to fortify the roster ahead of the NFL Draft, the team opted to go all-in on prying star cornerback Darius Slay from the Detroit Lions, making him the highest-paid player at his position. Slay joins the Eagles on a three-year deal and wasted […]Read more "Darius Slay will wear #24 for the Eagles in honor of Kobe Bryant"
Liam Jenkins recaps the opening week of free agency including the moves to sign Javon Hargrave and Darius Slay. Spotify Apple podcasts https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-outside-insider-podcast/id1120847683?mt=2 YouTube Liam JenkinsLiam is a 24-year old sports journalist from the UK and founder of the Philly Sports Network. In just five years he turned a hobby into one of the fastest-growing […]Read more "LISTEN: The Eagles are wheeling and dealing at the start of free agency"
The Eagles offseason has been a wild ride so far. They missed out on Byron Jones and their first signing was for a 27-year-old Nose Tackle, who’s been regarded as a free agency steal by just about everyone. But then came the release of Malcolm Jenkins, initiating flashback nightmares of when the team let go […]Read more "Eagles splash the cash in free agency, but will there be an encore?"
The Eagles finally did it. Howie Roseman rose from the dead on the third day like Jesus Christ and traded for Darius Slay. In a move that massively helps out the major need for the Eagles, Philly is now set to have an interesting end to the first wave of free agency. Whilst Slay massively […]Read more "Potential Cornerbacks the Eagles could partner with Darius Slay"
In the early hours of Thursday morning, Big Play Slay’s fate was sealed. He was shipped to Philadelphia in a trade for a pair of draft picks, where he would sign a 3-year contract extension to become the highest-paid CB in the league. Slay took to Instagram several hours later to bid one fond farewell […]Read more "New Eagles cornerback Darius Slay is ready to ‘show the city what he can do’"
While you most of you were sleeping last night, the Philadelphia Eagles finalized a trade for Lions cornerback Darius Slay. This came on the back of an oddly quiet opening day of free agency that saw just about every top cornerback remaining sign with a new team. Howie Roseman reacted in a way only Howie […]Read more "Instant analysis: Everything you need to know about the Eagles’ trade for Darius Slay"