There has been a lot of speculation surrounding the Eagles defensive end group this past offseason. The team let Vinny Curry walk into free agency and as things stand, the only addition made was in the seventh-round of the Draft where they selected Casey Toohill. This would be fine if the core was built around […]Read more "Are Eagles showing faith in unproven underdogs at defensive end?"
Just a few years ago, the odds for Cre’Von LeBlanc ever solidify a role as anything on an NFL team looked slim. A UDFA from Florida Atlantic who was signed by Patriots, he went on a short stint with Bears, and waived by Lions. When LeBlanc was claimed on November 8th in 2018, he came […]Read more "Cre’Von LeBlanc will compete for a starting role in Eagles secondary"
I think we all recall the story about Doug Pederson being the worst HC hire at the time. Now, almost four years into his tenure, Pederson is working against all odds to produce unique results. At his introductory press conference, he talked about taking over a team that had not won in a while, and […]Read more "The Eagles really do have a ‘new norm’ but it’s not defined by Super Bowl rings"
If you haven’t heard, the Eagles play the Seahawks in Philadelphia this Sunday for a shot at (likely) San Francisco in the divisional round. The intro is going to be short and sweet so we can dive into the numbers surrounding the matchup. For all those statheads out there, this is for you. Passing Eagles’ […]Read more "Crunching the Numbers: Do Eagles have an advantage over Seahawks?"
Whether you’re ready for it or not, the new decade is upon us. News feeds will be flooded with “new decade, new me” and other half-hearted mantras, while messages from chatty coworkers, nosy neighbors and self-righteous relatives will soon be filling your inbox prying for your life-altering resolutions. Unfortunately, we here at Philly Sports Network […]Read more "2020 New Years Resolutions for the Philadelphia Eagles"
Week 17 is almost upon us and the NFC East is on the line. The Philadelphia Eagles simply have to take care of business against the New York Giants and with that will come a second divisional title in three years and a spot in the big dance. To get their invite, however, they’ll need […]Read more "Five Eagles who will need to step up to the plate in week 17"
It’s finally here. Week 7. Dallas VS Philly. Eagles VS Cowboys. Weirdly, in the middle of the road to Sunday night, one rivalry has gone a little unnoticed. Sunday Night Football will host a battle that’s four years in the making, a heavyweight bout that could be the definition of entertainment for years to come. […]Read more "The next chapter in ‘Wentz vs Dak’ rivalry could be the most important yet"
Who could forget the story of the 2018 season in Philadelphia? A decimated secondary, the rise of underdogs, and another playoff upset. The Eagles went on a late surge, sending shockwaves through the NFL and did so without a single starting member of their secondary. You could say that after breakouts from Rasul Douglas and […]Read more "With Eagles turning to ‘the next man up’, is Nate Gerry primed for a breakout?"
Training Camp is fast approaching and with each iteration comes a new group of underdogs vying to make the Eagles final roster. Some were undrafted, some have battled real adversity over the last few years, and others have just struggled to find a permanent home in the NFL. But every year, we find ourselves rooting […]Read more "Five underdogs who have a shot of making the Eagles roster"
The Eagles have had an interesting problem this offseason, one that many teams would love to have. There are too many chefs in the kitchen when it comes to the cornerback position and as things stand, with both starters in their contract year, it can lead to some very interesting conversations. Do you really stagnate […]Read more "An early look at the Eagles Cornerback carousel"