It feels like only yesterday that the Eagles caused everyone to raise their eyebrows with the drafting of Jordan Mailata. Picked in the seventh round of the 2018 NFL Draft, Mailata stood at 6’8, 346 lbs, and brought a ridiculously athletic skillset to the table. But two years, 0 NFL snaps, and some back problems […]Read more "Could a move inside to guard keep the Jordan Mailata experiment alive?"
The opening day of free agency was filled with thrills, spills, and everything in between. But among the big movers and shakers was a slightly surprising name to those unfamiliar with the Eagles. Backup tackle Halapoulivaati Vaitai signed a 5-year deal worth $50M in Detroit, securing his long-term future as a starting tackle – which […]Read more "The Eagles’ next big question mark hangs over the head of Jordan Mailata"
The Eagles made an interesting roster move on Saturday afternoon, placing OT Jordan Mailata on injured reserve and promoting WR Greg Ward Jr. from the practice squad. The move doesn’t really come as a surprise. Mailata has been listed on the injury report every week so far with a back injury, which is naturally a […]Read more "Eagles place Jordan Mailata on IR & promote preseason standout"
For a guy who had never worn a football helmet prior to being drafted, preseason football means everything. Every game, every practice, and every snap is vital in proving that you belong. Mailata, who was drafted 233rd overall last year really was a feel-good story. The Australian former Rugby player, who was cut because he […]Read more "Jordan Mailata showed real progress in Eagles preseason loss to Ravens"
The Eagles returned to the NovaCare Complex again on Sunday for another day of practice as preparations for next week’s preseason contest begins. Here’s everything you need to know. McLeod and Barnett get back into the swing of things After a long offseason recovering from the injuries that ended their 2018 campaigns, Rodney McLeod and […]Read more "Jason Kelce is super-human & Mailata’s progress: Eagles training camp takeaways"
We’re officially two days away from Eagles preseason Football! The Birds have released their first unofficial depth chart ahead of Thursday’s clash with the Titans and as a result, there are some things we can take away. Now bear in mind, this is very preliminary. It’s not an official depth chart compiled by the coaches […]Read more "Over-analyzing the Eagles first unofficial depth chart"
The Eagles officially report to Training Camp today which means it’s FINALLY time for Football. Before the sound of clashing pads fills the air once more, here’s a quick look at the projected depth chart, those on the roster bubble and the wildcards who could sneak onto the roster. Quarterback: 3 (3) Carson Wentz, Nate […]Read more "Eagles 53-man roster prediction: Training camp twists & turns"
It was written in the stars that our most successful week to date would come when the Birds flew across the pond to play in a game I was able to attend. This series rose from the ashes last week, as did the Eagles hopes of a title defense in a dominant win over the […]Read more "Mailata scores a TD?! Five bold predictions for Eagles SNF showdown with Cowboys"
Now that we’ve found out the players who won’t be suiting up in Midnight Green this season, let’s focus on the ones who will be. Here’s a closer look at your 2018 Philadelphia Eagles. OFFENSE Quarterback Carson Wentz, Nick Foles, Nate Sudfeld It was reported earlier today that it would be Nick Foles starting […]Read more "A new breed of Football: Taking a closer look at the Eagles 53-man roster"
The deadline has passed and just like that, the Eagles roster has been cut from 90 all the way down to 53. Here is everything you need to know about the moves and the shape of the roster moving forward. Released: WR Kamar Aiken, DE Steven Means, WR Markus Wheaton It’s really sad to […]Read more "And then there were 53: Everything you need to know about the Eagles roster cuts"