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 NBA draft has been pushed back once again but all that means is that there is even more time to discuss who the Sixers will draft. In his latest edition, mock draft guru Jonathan Wasserman of Bleacher Report has Stanford Point Guard Tyrell Terry going to the Sixers with the 21st overall pick. This […]Read more "Tyrell Terry to Sixers in Latest Wasserman Mock Draft"
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"
MLB.com has updated its list of MLB’s top 100 prospects. The list featured 3 Phillies players, including 2 debutants. Falling off the list was Adonis Medina. Despite a decreased home run rate, Medina’s stats all regressed. His ERA increased from 4.12 to 4.94. His strikeouts fell from 9.9K to 7.0K/9. He allowed more baserunners in […]Read more "Three Phillies prospects make updated MLB top 100 list"
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"
We are just one week away from the 2018 NFL Draft in Dallas! For just being one week out, there is much wonder surrounding the draft. Who are the Cleveland Browns taking at one? How many quarterbacks will go in the first round? Who will land the coveted Saquon Barkley? Until next Thursday, these questions […]Read more "Philly Sports Network NFL Mock Draft: Eagles left in luxurious position after trade-heavy first round"
The Eagles have a definite lack of assets going into this offseason. They are already approximately $9M over the projected salary cap and are missing all of their day 2 draft picks. In fact, they only have 6 picks in total. With the impending exodus of a number of valuable depth players, combined with a […]Read more "A closer look at the in-house options the Eagles have to replace potential free agent losses"
Over the past few months, the Philadelphia Eagles defensive backfield,has been bruised and battered by the media and fans alike. It is no secret that the birds’ have struggled in coverage over the last few years and be it not for a safety tandem in Malcolm Jenkins and Rodney Mcleod, it could have been even worse […]Read more "Eagles Draft: Big School Hidden Gems: DB Jerod Boykins"
In the game of football, one thing that goes unsaid is the importance of leadership in the locker room. That is exactly who our next Small School Sleeper is, a leader. Alfred Ansley, a defensive back monster from Florida Atlantic University/Savannah State, has the skill set to change the course of a game and the off […]Read more "Eagles Draft: Small School Sleeper Profiles- S/CB Alfred Ansley"