Fresh off a bye week, all signs were pointing towards an intense matchup against the Patriots. That turned out to be the case, but ultimately for all the wrong reasons. Here are some quick takeaways from the frustrating 17-10 loss. Starting fast, ending slow The Eagles had a total of 84 yards in the first […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles suffer offensive meltdown in loss to Patriots"
The Bye-week is in the rearview mirror and the Eagles are preparing to face a familiar foe in the way of the New England Patriots. Memories of Super Bowl 52 will automatically come flooding back, but this game is all about igniting a surge for supremacy for the Eagles. With that in mind, here are […]Read more "Five bold predictions ahead of Eagles Super Bowl 52 rematch"
Has a team ever been as banged up as the Eagles after a BYE WEEK?! Although the injury report has gotten smaller, it seems as though the Eagles are still working through injuries both old and new. Alshon Jeffery missed practice Wednesday and Thursday due to an ankle injury and looks to be out Sunday. […]Read more "How Jay Ajayi will help Eagles get back to 2017 backfield blueprint"
With Jordan Howard being limited in practice this week, there may be a chance that the Eagles hold him out for precautionary reasons. Howard has been great for the team since arriving in the offseason and his ability has also assisted Miles Sanders in his own development. The Eagles started the season with Sanders being […]Read more "Miles Sanders could be the Eagles’ most important weapon against the Patriots"
Running the ball has become the Eagles ‘bread and butter’ this season and with good reason. Jordan Howard has proven himself to be a dream-fit in this offense and the ever-versatile Miles Sanders is starting to flash real signs of development as his rookie year goes on. Luckily for the Eagles, their ‘Thunder and lightning’ […]Read more "Eagles ‘thunder & lightning’ backfield has created the perfect storm for a playoff push"
Week 8 was an interesting one for the NFC East. While the Cowboys rested on their BYE week, the Eagles gained ground on them by taking down the, once 5-1, Buffalo Bills. The Giants, on the other hand, were caught up in a shootout against Stafford and the Lions but came up short. As for […]Read more "Eagles carrying a lot of momentum heading into week 9: State of NFC East"
After an up and down start for the Philadelphia Eagles, rookie tailback Miles Sanders is finally beginning to hit his stride and could be primed for a second-half explosion just like Alvin Kamara’s in 2017. It’s unfair to expect Sanders to become the next Kamara, who’s one of the best running backs in the league, […]Read more "Is Eagles RB Miles Sanders following in the footsteps of Alvin Kamara?"
The Eagles are 4-4 through the opening eight weeks of the season, which is a statement I’m sure none of us thought we’d be saying before the year began. The Birds’ have battled ups, downs, Orlando Scandrick’s ‘Undisputed’ appearance, and anonymous sources. But how has their play been on the field? It’s time to get […]Read more "The party isn’t over yet: Eagles mid-season report card"
It’s been an unusual rookie season for Miles Sanders. The Eagles running back has flashed the highest of highs, but they’ve mostly been overshadowed by errors and teething problems. Those concerns were put to rest on Sunday, at least, for now. Sanders entered the week eight matchup against Buffalo averaging 3.5 yards per carry, ranking […]Read more "Eagles running back Miles Sanders is beginning to hit his stride"
The Eagles left Buffalo on Sunday with a huge victory against a team that only had one loss prior to the game. The 31-13 score was no fluke at all, but it was a score that few expected because of the lack of consistency the team’s passing game has shown. Behind the mess of dropped […]Read more "‘Thunder and Lightning’ backfield provided Eagles with the perfect storm against Bills"