Free agency is finally beginning to settle after a hectic couple of weeks, giving us all time to catch our breath. The Eagles have made a flurry of moves to better their roster, but how have their most pressing needs changed after the opening free agency window? Cornerback The acquisition of Darius Slay should leave […]Read more "How has free agency impacted the Eagles’ biggest offseason needs?"
Is Howie Roseman truly convinced the Eagles receiving corps is that good? The team’s top two receivers (DeSean Jackson and Alshon Jeffery) combined for four touchdowns and 203 receiving yards in week one of 2019, but unfortunately, that would be the last time we saw both veterans play together all season. Alshon was in and […]Read more "Dissecting Howie Roseman’s comments about Alshon Jeffery"
So far this offseason, there has been a ton of chatter concerning the reigning NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles. As is often the case, the talk regarding the team has been incredibly polarizing. Some people have opted for the glass-half-full approach, highlighting the Eagles strong roster core and proven coaching staff- particularly up top- as […]Read more "Five myths currently surrounding the Philadelphia Eagles"
“I bring passion and competitiveness to the field because I want to the best player I can be. Competition brings out the best in you and I love that” Van Jefferson to PhillySportsNetwork Vanchii Lashawn Jefferson has football in his blood. Before he was a four-star recruit out of Tennessee, before he started at Ole […]Read more "Eagles Draft profile: Getting to know the wideout you’re all sleeping on"
The Eagles have enjoyed a fruitful start to the 2020 offseason. From Darius Slay and Javon Hargrave, to Will Parks and Jatavis Brown, Howie Roseman wasted little time in rolling up his sleeves and bettering the roster. Well, at least defensively. The big question mark hovering over this team heading into free agency was how […]Read more "Maybe the Eagles have a plan for Alshon Jeffery after all"
The boys are back and they’re joined by Gayle Saunders of 4th and Jawn to talk about the Eagles’ recent trade for Darius Slay and the team’s newest additions as well as what lies ahead with the NFL Draft approaching. Apple: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/flippin-the-birds/id1473958477 Spotify: YouTube: Spreaker: https://www.spreaker.com/episode/24275387 Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports Bryan Cameron30 years […]Read more "LISTEN: Flippin The Birds EP 29"
Free agency has been kind to the Eagles secondary. Philadelphia finally has a lockdown cornerback in Darius Slay and today, it was reported that slot corner Nickell Robey-Coleman is signing a one-year deal with the team. Wonderful. There’s a common saying in life – ‘if it’s too good to be true, it usually is’. The […]Read more "Eagles have answered questions at cornerback but opened up even more"
While the Eagles have done well in filling out their defensive needs through free agency, one question still hovers over Philly like a black cloud. What about the wide receiver position? Carson Wentz is entering his fifth season in the league and has had a rotating door at wideout ever since he entered the league. […]Read more "Eagles are all-in on building the WR position through the NFL Draft"
The Philadelphia Eagles made headline parting ways with one of their most valuable players over the past six years. Malcolm Jenkins was an Iron Man for the Eagles playing every single snap over the past two seasons. Malcolm was invaluable for this team but the thing is, he was a part of an incredibly talented […]Read more "Why Rodney McLeod is more valuable than most realize"
Within the next two months, the Eagles will have a massive decision to make. No, it has nothing to do with free agency or the draft. It’s whether or not to exercise Derek Barnett’s fifth year option for 2021. Just by reading the title and the last paragraph I’m sure you’re already screaming “NO! BUST!” […]Read more "Should the Eagles pick up Derek Barnett’s fifth-year option?"