We’re just two days away from the return of Eagles football. A clash on the road against a divisional rival is always a fun way to start the season. The Eagles may have beaten the Redskins 6 times in a row dating back to 2017, but last season saw the emergence of a new problem […]Read more "What happened when Darius Slay clashed with Terry McLaurin in 2019?"
As we prepare ourselves for football’s long-awaited return, questions abound regarding this new look Philadelphia team. With Howie Roseman looking to transition to a younger, more athletic squad, some familiar faces have walked out the door to give way to new up-and-comers. One of the players slated for a significantly increased role is last year’s […]Read more "What Eagles LB Duke Riley Brings to the 53 Man Roster"
Week one is here and the Eagles are ready for war. The 53-man roster is set and while there’s plenty of excitement surrounding a receiving corps bursting with speed, there seems to be a concern at corner once again with the only outside backup being Craig James. The Eagles officially ended the Sidney Jones era […]Read more "Jim Schwartz says Craig James is among Eagles’ most improved players"
Roster cutdown weekend was a rollercoaster for the Philadelphia Eagles. There were plenty of surprises, both pleasant and not so, throughout the course of a hectic 48-hour period, but one area of the team that looks set for a resurgence is special teams. Looking back Dave Fipp’s unit is traditionally one of the better ones […]Read more "Eagles placed a real emphasis on special teams when forming 53-man roster"
The Eagles find themselves in an odd situation. The injury to Andre Dillard has forced the team to shuffle the deck when it comes to who’s playing where and how effective they can really be. The team has a lot of talent on the offensive line, but depth is questionable. The good news is, a […]Read more "How new practice squad rules will help the Eagles offensive line in 2020"
The Eagles have announced their 16-man practice squad for 2020 after a chaotic roster cutdown period. There’s a lot to take in here so we’ll go position-by-position. Firstly, the team do still have one spot remaining which is certainly worth noting. They also look likely to place a couple of players on PUP, opening up […]Read more "Everything you need to know about the Eagles’ 16-man practice squad"
Saturday was full of ups and downs for the Eagles as they continued to make all the necessary decisions to cut the roster down to 53. They let go of key young talents like Joe Ostman, Deontay Burnett, and Noah Togiai. They also got rid of players that haven’t contributed to the roster as they […]Read more "Everything you need to know about the Eagles 53-man roster"
The Eagles made their final wave of roster moves in order to trim their group down to 53. With your 2020 Philadelphia Eagles now set in stone (until Howie wheels and deals this weekend), here are some quick thoughts on the shape of it all. Eagles Cornerback depth is light Cutting both Sidney Jones and […]Read more "Special teams season & six more thoughts on the Eagles 53-man roster"
If you’ve paid close attention to the things that have been said by coaches or even players, you’ll be aware that Avonte Maddox has grown close to the Eagles newest cornerback, Darius Slay. The Pitt product now has his gloves stuck to the CB2 spot after an impressive Summer, but just how high is his […]Read more "Eagles will be hoping to hang their hats on Avonte Maddox at CB2"
If you’re reading this then it may be too late. You may have already declared the season to be over due to the injury sustained by the team’s star rookie. Do not fret. I’ll be telling you why the Eagles offense can be a sure-fire top 5 unit in the NFL this season. 1. Consistent […]Read more "Five reasons why the Eagles offense can become a top 5 unit in 2020"