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"
Every player that becomes available on the waiver wire is seemingly always connected to the Eagles. Whether that be from legitimate reports or from an eccentric Eagles Twitter member, whichever player is available is an Eagles target. It’s easy to get caught up in the “brand name” players that become available and imagine them on […]Read more "Seven players who may be destined to join the Eagles during their careers"
It was an offseason of change for the Eagles’ wide receiver corps. An infusion of youth was injected into the veins of a position that had endured a season of injuries and a severe lack of production from its biggest names. The Eagles went heavy on adding speed and explosiveness to the group throughout the […]Read more "Pederson confident in Eagles’ receivers after a strong Summer"
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"
Let the fun of building a practice squad begin! After yesterday’s roster-cutdown chaos, the Eagles are now racing against the clock to build their 16-man practice squad. The first step, after bringing back some of their own, was to scour the waiver wire for value. Enter former Lions running back Jason Huntley. The Eagles came […]Read more "All you need to know about new Eagles running back Jason Huntley"
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"
The Eagles had a flurry of moves to make ahead of the NFL’s deadline to trim rosters down to 53 and there were certainly some surprises along the way. Here’s all you need to know. The big one After signing Craig James to a contract extension, it was assumed that the Eagles would cut one […]Read more "Eagles make some shocking moves to form 53-man roster"