Generally, when teams are nearing final roster cuts, it’s fairly easy to tell who has earned the inside track and who will fall by the wayside. Especially with a roster as stacked as the Eagles, with so many entrenched role players, the final roster is pretty cut and dry. Looking at this year’s roster on […]Read more "Taking a deeper look into the Eagles’ biggest roster cutdown decisions"
The Eagles final preseason game is just a few days away and for many, it will be their final chance to show what they can do ahead of the roster cutdowns. Here is one player at every position who will be fighting with all they have to make sure they sneak onto the final 53. […]Read more "One player at each position on Eagles roster bubble ahead of preseason finale"
The season opener is just around the corner but before the Linc roars into life, the Eagles have to trim their roster from 90 down to 53. There’s one last opportunity for players to prove themselves prior to a day that will change the lives of many, but there’s one position battle that’s almost bound […]Read more "The stakes are high for Eagles TE’s heading into final week of preseason"
If you’ve followed my previous articles, you’d know that I love to write about the New Jersey native Corey Clement. From local high school star, Melvin Gordon’s backup, overlooked college prospect with blemishes on his record, undrafted free agent to Superbowl hero — then followed by a disappointing second year ending in injury — not […]Read more "A slimmed-down Corey Clement is good news for the Eagles"
The Eagles third preseason game was called early due to the lightning above Lincoln Financial Field. Of course, usually when mother nature acts up its just because but this time around it was different. It seemed mother nature may have acted up due to a certain Eagles player! While the bright lights were shining above […]Read more "Lightning flashes over the Linc as does JJ Arcega-Whiteside."
The Eagles have just wrapped up an ugly loss to the Ravens, after Mother Nature took control in the fourth quarter and refused to see the rest of the game. The Eagles “starting” offense looked off, mustering a big goose egg in the first half. However, if you look past the box score, you’ll see […]Read more "The good, bad, and ugly from Eagles preseason loss to Ravens"
The Eagles will play host to Baltimore later tonight in their third preseason contest. This is often the game that decides many of the major roster battles and as a result, there will be plenty to pay attention to. The Thorson pressure cooker It’s unlikely we see a lot from Josh McCown tonight and it’s […]Read more "Five things to watch in Eagles’ preseason clash with Ravens"
A previous area of weakness for the Eagles has possibly become an area of strength for the defense. After heading into the NFL Draft with the possible expectation of selecting Malcolm Jenkins’ successor, the Eagles instead went a different direction. They claimed several young Safeties in Blake Countess and Godwin Igwebuike, but unfortunately, both have […]Read more "After an offseason of uncertainty, Eagles have built a formidable safety group"
Through two weeks of preseason football, the 22nd overall pick in this year’s NFL Draft hasn’t just been really impressive, he’s been flat out dominant. Pro Football Focus has Dillard ranked as the best offensive lineman (not just tackle) with an elite grade of 89 in pass protection and 84.8 run blocking. Oh and the […]Read more "It may only be preseason, but Eagles rookie Andre Dillard is dominating"
A lot has changed in just a week for the Philadelphia Eagles. We know that Howie Roseman loves to make late summer moves, but unforeseen injuries and unexpected position battles have caused more of a stir than usual. Here are my predictions as to how that shapes the current depth chart and the final roster. […]Read more "How does the Eagles Depth Chart look heading into preseason week 3?"