Howie Roseman’s mythical powers working the Eagles salary cap are well known at this point. From dummy years, to moving guaranteed money into bonuses, Roseman’s intuition and ability to find new ways of moving money around has been a large reason why the Philadelphia Eagles have been able to build such an intimidating roster so […]Read more "Three potential reasons fueling Eagles’ salary cap climb"
The Eagles have been hosting plenty of this year’s top prospects ahead of the NFL Draft, but there seems to be one massive hole in their research. Liam Jenkins tries to find out why… SUBSCRIBE TO OUR PODCAST ON iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-outside-insider-podcast/id1120847683?mt=2 Liam JenkinsLiam is a 24-year old sports journalist from the UK and founder of […]Read more "LISTEN: Are the Eagles pulling a smokescreen ahead of NFL Draft?"
There is no questioning the impact Michael Bennett had on the Philadelphia Eagles defense last season. If you to rank the most important players on the Jim Schwartz unit, Bennett would easily be inside the top 3. With 9 sacks and 2 forced fumbles in 2018, Bennett was the fuel that kept the lamp burning […]Read more "If it’s more money that Michael Bennett wants, his time with the Eagles will be short-lived"
For the last three offseasons, fans have asked themselves the same questions. The first will be something along the lines of ‘How on earth are the Eagles going to sign player X when they have no cap space?’. The second, asked a few weeks later will sound something like ‘How does Roseman do it?!’. The […]Read more "How Roseman and Eagles are consistently able to break free of salary cap chains"
Mr 4.22, John Ross, is reportedly being added to the Bengals trade block which has caused plenty of speculation. For the Eagles, this is a very enticing situation. Ross is the perfect speedster for Pederson’s scheme and scored 7 touchdowns on just 21 receptions last year…but should they be interested? The first question you have […]Read more "Should the Eagles be interested in trading for John Ross?"
After suffering through a Rams-Patriots snooze-fest, football fans are chomping at the bit for more football to take the sting out of the winter months. From now until the 2019 NFL Draft in April, mock drafts will abound and speculative journalism will be at all all-time high as fans and teams alike try to sift […]Read more "2019 Eagles Draft Encyclopedia: Offensive guard edition"
According to ESPN’s Tim McManus, the Philadelphia Eagles have indeed informed Nick Foles that they will be picking up his $20M option. Eagles have notified Nick Foles that they will exercise his 2019 option, per source. — Tim McManus (@Tim_McManus) February 6, 2019 What does this mean for the team? Well, firstly, it’s no longer […]Read more "Report: Eagles have notified Foles that they will be picking up his $20M option"
Since you guys loved the first episode, here’s a closer look at the draft class in which the wheels of the Chip Wagon started to wobble. Why was the 2014 draft class so strange? Liam Jenkins dives into each selection and their NFL career’s so far. Liam JenkinsLiam is a 24-year old sports journalist from […]Read more "Where are they now?! Eagles 2014 Draft Class"
It’s silly that something like this should be written. But quite frankly, it seems as though a good portion of the Eagles fan base needs this. Coming on the heels of the incredibly disingenuous report by PhillyVoice that Carson Wentz is “selfish”, I’ve seen plenty of talk from pundits and fans that Wentz is not […]Read more "It’s time we reintroduced Eagles fans to the ‘real’ Carson Wentz"
It’s been less than a week since the Eagles suffered divisional round heartbreak, but all eyes are looking forward. A bumpy offseason lies ahead and it’s one that could significantly change the landscape of this team. While most of the headlines are focusing on Nick Foles, Carson Wentz and the excitement of the upcoming draft […]Read more "Reenforcing the trenches needs to be a heavy offseason focus for Eagles"