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"
Injuries are mounting up for the Philadelphia Eagles. Are you shocked? Neither am I. The good news is that the world isn’t on fire just yet. The defensive end spot has been hit pretty hard however, presenting the Eagles with a unique challenge. Vinny Curry NFL insider Tom Pelissero noted that Vinny Curry is set […]Read more "There’s a silver lining behind Eagles cluster injuries at defensive end"
The Philadelphia Eagles announced their first official 53-man roster for the 2020 season and on it were some names that Eagles fans may be less-than-familiar with. A player among those numbers that may come as a surprise to some is 7th round rookie Casey Toohill out of Stanford. Now part of a roster with a […]Read more "What Eagles rookie Casey Toohill brings to the 53-man roster"
Yesterday it was made official that the 2020 NFL preseason will be canceled. While it seemed written on the walls for some time, the final conclusion that the league would forgo these games came as a disheartening blow for many roster hopefuls. As a fan and a writer, while preseason games may not count towards […]Read more "The 12 Eagles players most affected by canceled preseason"
Diving into the defensive side of the ball, the Eagles have a number of positions they could address in the draft. At what time during the draft, and which position they will target first is anyone’s guess. So, why not spend a little time examining every position. From defensive tackle to safety, here are the […]Read more "The Eagles best draft options at every defensive position"
It’s been all receivers all the time for a bulk of Eagles’ 2020 mock drafts and rightfully so. There has been endless discussion from Eagles’ staff, draft pundits and Philadelphia writers — myself included — of which receiver is the best option, which one best fits the scheme, which one is the best value. Then, […]Read more "Nine defensive options for the Eagles at pick 21"
With all the hubbub surrounding who the Eagles’ next receiver will be, Philadelphia draft coverage has seemingly forgotten that the team has glaring holes on the other side of the football. Expected to spend at least one top selection on a receiver, that still leaves at least two selections on day two unaccounted for. The […]Read more "Eagles’ Draft Notebook: Shopping for the perfect cornerback"
In true Eagles’ nature, Philadelphia pulled off a nail-biting, jaw-clenching, up-and-down upset of the NFC North Champion Chicago Bears this Sunday night. Needing all the fortuity the football gods could muster, and a timely timeout by Doug Pederson, the Birds will again look to play spoiler in New Orleans next weekend. Taking no time to […]Read more "How Eagles wildcard win strengthens what could be a complicated offseason"
As the Eagles head into the final game of the 2018 regular season, Carson Wentz will watch from the sidelines while Nick Foles takes on the Washington Redskins for a shot at the last NFC wild card spot. Struck with a late blooming controversy, sparked by a spat of impressive play from Foles, many Eagles […]Read more "The Great Eagles Quarterback Debate (Part one): Fantastic Mr Foles?"
The Philadelphia Eagles welcome the New York Giants this Sunday in a game that, contrary to beliefs heading into the 2018 season, will have a significant impact on the race for the NFC East. Despite previously beating the Giants 34-13 at the Meadowlands, this game is no sure-win for the Birds. Both teams look vastly […]Read more "A win against the Giants will be no small task for the Eagles"