Since the offseason began, you or someone you know have probably seen articles about the need for another defensive end for the Eagles. Whether it was Jadeveon Clowney, Yannick Ngakoue, or Everson Griffen, the sentiment was the same: get more depth. But do the Eagles really need more depth? Let’s take a look at the […]Read more "Do the Eagles really still need help at defensive end?"
While the Eagles wide receivers will be the focus of speculation until the season starts, there’s one group that should draw just as much attention on the other side of the ball. In 2017, the Eagles had a very disruptive defensive line. They were healthy, the rotation was phenomenal and they had a leadership presence […]Read more "Eagles defensive line may be back to its best heading into 2020 season"
It’s weird isn’t it? I wrote an almost identical article one year ago this week under very different circumstances. Back then, the Eagles allowed Michael Bennett and Chris Long to walk into free agency, losing a ton of production in the process. The additions brought in to replace the two veterans simply didn’t live up […]Read more "Have the Eagles done enough at defensive end this offseason?"
Just like the offensive line, the defensive line has been an area that the Eagles organization has always valued more than most teams. Howie Roseman seems to treat both the offensive and defensive line like his pride and joys, a cornerstone for the Eagles to build around, and once again, the Eagles have added to […]Read more "Eagles Positional Spotlight: Defensive Line"
According to ‘QB Factory mastermind’ Jimmy Kempski of the Philly Voice, the Eagles are intending to pick up Derek Barnett’s fifth-year option. This was an expected move after the team failed to really invest heavily at the DE position through the offseason. A seventh-round pick on Casey Toohill is all well and good, but what […]Read more "Report: Eagles intend on picking up Derek Barnett’s fifth-year option"
Going into the NFL Draft, it was assumed the Eagles were going to come out of it with at least one EDGE rusher. Depth at the position was light and there were heavy question marks over the unit’s production and longevity. Casey Toohill was that man – drafted in the seventh round. With that being […]Read more "All eyes are on Derek Barnett after Eagles push EDGE needs aside"
Vinny Curry’s spot is open, Derek Barnett’s future with the team is not guaranteed, Brandon Graham won’t be here forever, and who knows if Shareef Miller will ever contribute? Although Josh Sweat looked the part and will likely be a full-time starter in 2021 if he progresses to year 3 as he did to year […]Read more "Ranking the top-15 defensive end prospects who may interest the Eagles"
We’re almost there folks! We’re down to only 2 days away from the 2020 NFL Draft. Now I just to recap, we’ve covered all the previous drafts from 2009-2016 which brings us to the 2017 draft. In 2017, the Eagles drafted Derek Barnett with the 14th overall pick. The Tennessee product came in to be […]Read more "Eagles draft picks who became the cream of the crop: 2017"
The NFL Draft is just two days away and for Eagles fans, excitement is reaching new heights. But before we dive into the strangest NFL Draft in history, we’re prefacing it with five bold predictions. The Eagles don’t draft a linebacker I wrote an article detailing this theory in greater detail yesterday, but as time […]Read more "Five bold Eagles predictions for the 2020 NFL Draft"
Within the next two months, the Eagles will have a massive decision to make. No, it has nothing to do with free agency or the draft. It’s whether or not to exercise Derek Barnett’s fifth year option for 2021. Just by reading the title and the last paragraph I’m sure you’re already screaming “NO! BUST!” […]Read more "Should the Eagles pick up Derek Barnett’s fifth-year option?"