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"
Training Camp is nearing its final stages and the importance of a smooth run-in for the Eagles is at an all-time high. Injuries have cut into the depth at numerous spots and opened up some huge roster battles. Here’s a look at how they could shake out. Quarterback Carson Wentz, Jalen Hurts, Nate Sudfeld 3 […]Read more "Eagles 53-man roster prediction: Surprise cuts & the rise of underdogs"
Considered to be genuine contenders for a tilt at the Super Bowl last season, things didn’t quite go to plan for the Philadelphia Eagles. The team coached by Doug Pederson certainly had enough depth and talent available, balanced with a fine mixture of youthful enthusiasm and veteran experience, although injuries in key areas blighted what […]Read more "Where do the Eagles need to improve?"
In case you’re a normal functioning human and don’t spend most of your days worrying about Philadelphia sports teams, the Eagles are in a slightly tricky spot. They may have $24M in cap space ahead of the upcoming season, but they’ll be $84M over the cap by the time the 2021 season starts. With a […]Read more "How the Eagles can erase their terrifying 2021 Salary Cap troubles"
It’s been a huge day for the NFL’s most prolific tight end talent. Well, two-thirds of the trio at least. George Kittle set the ball rolling by signing a five-year contract worth $75M with $40M being guaranteed, making him the highest-paid TE in the NFL by quite some margin. Travis Kelce then followed suit by […]Read more "Are the Eagles running out of time to solve their tight end puzzle?"
It’s no secret that the Eagles don’t value linebackers as highly as other teams do. The team has had good linebackers in years past, especially in 2017 when they had the often injured Jordan Hicks, Mychal Kendricks, and Nigel Bradham. The 2020 depth chart paints a very different picture. T.J Edwards will be looking to […]Read more "T.J Edwards could be a key player for the Eagles in 2020"
Howie Roseman is not one to shy away from making a move to improve the team, no matter what month it is. The summer of 2019 brought Johnathan Cyprien, read here why that move is important, and Josh McCown. The summer of 2017 brought Corey Graham and Ronald Darby. While these moves may seem minor […]Read more "Position battles to watch across the NFL that could benefit the Eagles"
Training Camp may well be on the horizon, but it’s going to resemble nothing we’ve seen before. Social distancing measures being enforced will make this a very unique challenge for coaches across the league and there are no OTA’s to bring players up to speed. But what if they were? Which players would have shined? […]Read more "Eagles 53-man roster prediction: Parallel universe edition"