After a rollercoaster week of Eagles news, there appears to be a positive story brewing on the defensive side of things. Former Browns DE Genard Avery is being moved to linebacker, according to Rischad Whitfield, better known as ‘The Footwork King’. Whitfield has worked with several Eagles players over the past few years. Darius Slay […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles plan on moving DE Genard Avery to linebacker"
In a slightly surprising move, the Eagles have placed both Nate Gerry and Genard Avery on Injured Reserve. Gerry appeared on the injury report earlier this week with an ankle injury and was joined by Avery who picked up an elbow injury. Both players had missed practice all week and will now revert to short-term […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles place Nate Gerry and Genard Avery on IR"
The NFL Trade Deadline is seven days away and teams are scurrying to make any last-minute moves that will either strengthen their roster, or chances of doing so this offseason. The Eagles could easily be both buyers and sellers this year, but what assets outside of capital do the team have to offer potential trade […]Read more "Five Eagles most likely on the trade block as the deadline approaches"
It’s no secret that the Eagles’ success over the latter half of last season and the beginning of this season has come from players who originated on the Eagles’ or other teams’ practice squads. With the Eagles’ injury list getting longer by the minute, it’s plausible to speculate that they will start poking around to […]Read more "13 Practice squad gems who the Eagles could be looking to poach"
Well, the Eagles finally did it. They clawed their way to win #1 of the season and did so against an intimidating Niners team. While the offense continued to play handicapped, it was the defensive line that shined the brightest in the Bay Area. Now, the Eagles are heading to Pittsburgh before they start their […]Read more "Which Eagles players are trending up heading into week 5?"
One of the most intriguing players to watch going into the 2020 campaign was also one of the quietest headed into last weekend. That changed drastically after an explosive breakout against the Niners reminded Eagles fans just how dangerous he can be. But what comes next for Genard Avery? Acquired at last year’s trade deadline, […]Read more "Genard Avery exploded in week 4, but can he keep the fire burning?"
We’re now three weeks into a season that could’ve been and should’ve been the most exciting since 2017. The Eagles were primed to take the league by storm in 2020 but what we’ve seen so far is an embarrassment from top to bottom. The more worrying part here is that the winds of change might […]Read more "Six signs that the Eagles are trying to force a rebuild"
It’s pretty clear what the Eagles think of the linebacker position compared to the rest of the league and now, we may finally be entering an exciting time for the position. Unfortunately for Howie and Co. offseason signing Jatavis Brown decided to retire from football before playing a single snap for the Eagles. This news […]Read more "Eagles linebacker position could look very different going into 2020"
The Eagles’ lack of depth at defensive end is hardly a revelation. After the position was neglected during the NFL Draft. That could still be the case, but Howie Roseman doesn’t exactly seem like he’s in a hurry to bring in a name like Vinny Curry. Is there a bigger masterplan we’re simply overlooking? The […]Read more "Do the Eagles have a hidden plan at defensive end?"
It’s been an intriguing offseason for the Eagles, but in a year of transition, one positional group has remain largely untouched – defensive end. The Eagles did draft Casey Toohill in the seventh round, but they’ve lost more than they’ve gained. Vinny Curry is still a free agent, putting even more pressure on Derek Barnett’s […]Read more "Genard Avery could be one of the Eagles’ brightest breakout candidates"