After the first two months of free agency and the recent NFL draft, the Eagles are still in dire need of cornerback depth. Zech McPhearson could end up being a key piece at corner, but the team desperately needs (good) experience at CB2 across from Darius Slay. While some of the free agent names I […]Read more "The Eagles would be wise to consider these six potential CB2 options"
The Eagles have announced some new Jersey numbers today. It’s not just the rookies getting some fresh threads though, with six veterans also changing their numbers. Here is everything you need to know and some very serious analysis. Eagles rookies DeVonta Smith: #6 Donning the #6 was always an obvious choice once single-digit jerseys were […]Read more "Eagles announce flurry of jersey number changes: Super serious analysis"
While fans are spending their day refreshing Twitter for the latest NFL Schedule leaks, a piece of news dropped that could interest Philadelphia Eagles fans. Farewells are never easy and saying goodbye to linebacker Jordan Hicks a few years ago was gut-wrenching. However, there may be a chance to bring him back home. Reports today […]Read more "Should Eagles have interest in trading for Jordan Hicks?"
The NFL announced the workout schedules for every franchise on Thursday following the conclusion of the NFL Draft. Here’s how things look for the Philadelphia Eagles. Eagles Rookie Minicamp: Rookie minicamp is the first activity we’ll get this offseason and we can expect all of this year’s draftees and UDFA’s to be in attendance. It’s […]Read more "All you need to know about the Eagles offseason workout schedule"
The NFL draft is behind us and all eyes now turn to Training Camp and beyond. What will 2021 have in store for this year’s Eagles rookies? Here are some all-too-early predictions. DeVonta Smith There’s no doubting that the Heisman-winning receiver is going to factor into Nick Sirianni’s immediate plans and a more suitable projection […]Read more "Eagles rookie projections: Which draft picks will make an impact in 2021?"
The Eagles navigated the NFL Draft very impressively, but did so without filling a key need on their roster. The team was starving for cornerback help, but not in the nickel where they decided to re-enforce. That leaves the Eagles without any viable options to play opposite Darius Slay…or does it? Michael Jacquet At 6’2, […]Read more "Three Eagles underdogs who could emerge as CB2 candidates"
Back in 2016, the Philadelphia Eagles took a flyer on a feisty young defensive back out of LSU. That man was Jalen Mills. The soon-to-be-named Green Goblin would go on to become somewhat of a fan-favorite in Philadelphia, earning a starting CB role out of necessity and refusing to let it go until a positional […]Read more "How Jalen Mills passed the ‘baton’ to Eagles rookie JaCoby Stevens"
The Eagles walked away from the NFL Draft with nine shiny new prospects to develop. On the surface, it was a pretty solid haul for Howie Roseman and company. When you dig a little deeper, it becomes very easy to see the method behind the madness. Athleticism For the second year in a row, the […]Read more "Two surprising trends connecting every Eagles 2021 draft pick"
The Philadelphia Eagles walk away from the NFL Draft with nine shiny new players to develop, but only one cornerback. What was arguably the most prominent need on the entire roster went totally unaccounted for apart from the addition of Zech McPhearson, a slot cornerback out of Texas Tech. The Eagles still have a dire […]Read more "Five free agent cornerbacks the Eagles should target after the NFL Draft"
After some much-needed rest and contemplation, here are my key takeaways from how the Eagles handled the 2021 NFL draft. Building for the future/Swinging for the fences The Eagles are in the midst of a multi-year rebuild and they approached the draft that way. Howie Roseman took swings on high ceiling players that could pay […]Read more "Five things we learned about the Eagles during the 2021 NFL Draft"