Let the fun of building a practice squad begin! After yesterday’s roster-cutdown chaos, the Eagles are now racing against the clock to build their 16-man practice squad. The first step, after bringing back some of their own, was to scour the waiver wire for value. Enter former Lions running back Jason Huntley. The Eagles came […]Read more "All you need to know about new Eagles running back Jason Huntley"
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’"
It was assumed that keeping hold of Halapoulivaati Vaitai would be tricky, but did anyone predict the stakes being as high as a $50M deal over 5-years? That’s what the Lions have agreed to pay the former Eagles lineman, drawing his services away from Jeff Stoutland’s grasp. Drafted in the fifth round of the 2016 […]Read more "Report: Former Eagles offensive lineman signs juicy 5-year deal with Lions"
On the last day of the trade deadline, just as they added Jay Ajayi last season, the Eagles upgraded their offense by shipping away a mid-round pick. Former Detroit Lion Golden Tate will join the team in exchange for a 3rd-round pick in 2019. First, let me say: what a savvy move by GM Howie […]Read more "Get used to the screen game: What the Golden Tate trade means for the Eagles offense"
With the NFL trade deadline now less than 24 hours away, chaos seems inevitable with the trade extraordinaire GM Howie Roseman working the phones as the team heads into the bye week. There have been a slew of reports and rumors linking the Super Bowl champions to numerous players known to be on the trading block. […]Read more "Three Trade Targets that could transform the Eagles Offense"
The Eagles officially announced the signing of defensive tackle Gabe Wright earlier today. The 25-year old has been bought in by the team on a one-year contract, giving the Eagles some much needed firepower at the position with Training Camp looming. But just what does Wright bring to the Eagles, and what is his ceiling? […]Read more "Everything you need to know: Eagles sign former Lions, Browns defensive tackle"
It’s that time of year again. Where mock drafts and free agent columns flood the sports world. For those of us sitting at home watching other teams play in January, these articles serve as glimmer’s of hope, of what could be. Every year there are a handful of pending free agents that have teams salivating. There isn’t […]Read more "Eagles free agency shopping list: Sleeper edition"
Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz has taken the NFL by storm through the opening three games of his rookie career, not only leading his team to 3-0 and being one of the very few quarterbacks yet to turn the ball over, but picking up an abundance of accolades along the way. From NFC player of the […]Read more "Carson Wentz has the chance to make NFL history against the Lions"
The Eagles are just a few days away from colliding with the 1-3 Detroit Lions at Ford Field, a game where revenge will be on the mind of many players inside the Philadelphia locker room. With Jim Schwartz as their Defensive coordinator, a former Head Coach of the Lions, the Eagles seemed primed to run […]Read more "Fiery Jim Schwartz Defense neutralizes Icey Detroit, but is there an advantage?"
The Detroit Lions cut ties with veteran linebacker Stephen Tulloch earlier today, leading many to wonder if the Philadelphia Eagles would pursue the 31 year old. While the fit is obvious and the connection to Jim Schwartz is appealing..it’s not all sunshine and rainbows. Yes, the Eagles have a glaring need at linebacker when it comes […]Read more "Why the Eagles should pass on signing Stephen Tulloch"