Greg Ward has overcome a lot in his rise to becoming the Eagles’ most reliable receiver. After entering the NFL as an undrafted free agent who was willing to change position from quarterback to give himself the best chance of success, it took three attempts at cracking the roster to finally stick around. After a […]Read more "Eagles WR Greg Ward will be fighting a familiar battle this offseason"
The NFL announced on Tuesday that it will feature a 17-game regular-season slate with three preseason games. For the Eagles, this means a trip down the I-95 to face the New York Jets. That decision was confirmed today, marking the first change to the season structure since the 1978 campaign ushered in an era of […]Read more "Eagles could benefit hugely from newly added 17th regular-season game"
The Eagles have already traded back once in this year’s draft, so who’s to say that they won’t do it again? It took them two trades to move up to the second overall pick in 2016, maybe moving back twice is on the cards this time with a very different aim. With the first round […]Read more "5 trade-back candidates for the Eagles to target in the first round"
The Eagles announced on Monday that they are bringing back slot receiver Greg Ward Jr. after the Houston product signed his exclusive-rights tender. This tender meant that as long as the Eagles made him a one-year deal at the league minimum, he could not sign for another team. This is a nice way to start […]Read more "Eagles bring back WR Greg Ward Jr. on exclusive rights tender"
According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Philadelphia Eagles have opted to let punter Cameron Johnston walk into free agency. On the surface, this doesn’t sound like a decision of suffocating implications, but it absolutely could be. Cameron Johnston ranked inside the top 15 of just about every metric possible in 2019, with his average of […]Read more "Eagles are making a big mistake in refusing to tender Cameron Johnston"
Last season, this article would have written itself. Eagles GM Howie Roseman came forward and bluntly stated that the plan for the 2020 draft was to get faster. While the rookies performed to mixed reviews, Howie accomplished what he set out to do. He drafted the most athletic draft class in the league, rife with […]Read more "Early signs point to the Eagles drafting a receiver in the first round"
The Senior Bowl has been and gone and all eyes now turn towards Pro Days (however they’ll be formatted) and the NFL Draft. The Eagles have spent the last few weeks rebuilding their coaching staff and the first draft class of the Nick Sirianni era will be a vital one. Which players stood out enough […]Read more "Seven Senior bowl standouts who should interest the Eagles"
After a report earlier this week from Matt Barrows of The Athletic cited that both the Eagles and Jets were hot on the heels of Niners assistant special teams coach Michael Clay, Howie pipped his old running-mate to the post. The Eagles snuck the nugget of information into their post-presser recap, dissecting the opening remarks […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles confirm the hiring of new special teams coach"
With the Senior Bowl game fast approaching and all practice sessions now finished, here are 3 linebackers you should be watching as potential targets for the Eagles come April. Monty Rice – LB – Georgia Coming out of Georgia alongside some of the best defensive prospects this year, Rice had a great 4-year career for the Bulldogs. He played […]Read more "Eagles should keep an eye on these three linebackers in the Senior Bowl"
Senior Bowl week is underway and it’s giving the Eagles and every other NFL team one of the few chances they’ll get to get up close and personal with some of the best prospects the 2021 Draft has to offer. Here are 3 cornerback prospects the Eagles need to keep a close eye on during […]Read more "Eagles Senior Bowl shopping list: 3 cornerback prospects you should know"