In case you missed it, the Eagles eked out a win on Sunday after a terrible start to week one against the Washington Redskins. Headed into the locker room down 20-7 at halftime, the team finished the game with a statement, putting up 25 unanswered points before a late — and meaningless — Washington touchdown. […]Read more "What an innovative ‘cornerback by committee’ effort means for the Eagles"
It’s been a while since the Eagles have had a sense of serenity in the secondary, but with week one of the 2019 season on the horizon, the team may have finally turned the corner. The Eagles ranked 25th in interceptions last year and the man leading the team in that category wasn’t just a […]Read more "Is an Eagles cornerback effort by committee on the cards for 2019?"
Going into the third week of the NFL preseason, some specific storylines were glaring when looking over the Philadelphia Eagles roster. From Josh McCown’s return to football, to the RB4 battle and ‘secondary squabble’, there was plenty to keep an eye on. It is a shame that the lightning cut the game short on Thursday […]Read more "Taking stock of key positions on the Eagles roster after preseason week 3"
Teams are being very safe this preseason in terms of playing starters to prevent injuries and Jacksonville and Philadelphia are no different. Doug Marrone confirmed Foles won’t play. Wentz likely won’t play. Most starting offensive and defensive lineman for both teams won’t play. Significant players with small injuries or even soreness leading up to the […]Read more "Five key matchups for Eagles players in tonight’s preseason game"
We’re just one day away from the Eagles preseason opener and it’s time to start printing out depth charts and circling players to watch. Here are five under-the-radar players who are worth keeping a firm eye on tomorrow night against the Titans. CB Rasul Douglas The man who led the Eagles in interceptions last year […]Read more "Five players to watch in Eagles preseason opener vs Titans"
The Philadelphia Eagles are entering a season with possibly the most loaded depth chart they’ve had in years. Not solely based on talent but based on depth. After the Johnathan Cyprien signing, the Eagles seem pretty stacked at almost every position. Which the begs the question, with all of this talent, who could be the […]Read more "Who are the Eagles’ biggest X-factors heading into the 2019 season?"
The Eagles have a well earned day of rest tomorrow, but there’s one last hurdle before the breath of fresh air. A practice lasting close to three hours, padded, with live tackling. Here’s all you need to know from one of the toughest days yet. Attendance report It was business as usual for the Eagles […]Read more "Sanders’ scare & CB’s raise the bar: Eagles Training Camp Notebook"
The Eagles graced the NovaCare Complex for a 10/10/10 practice today. For those unaware, this consists of a rotation of 10 offensive plays, 10 defensive plays, and 10 minutes of special teams drills. It’s difficult to make much away in terms of QB play from these since balls are often tossed up for the defense […]Read more "Red zone rules the day: Takeaways from another day of Eagles Training Camp"
The Eagles were back at it on Monday Morning for another day of physical practice. As the anticipation builds and positional battles begin to take shape, here’s everything you need to know! Injury update There were some notable updates on Monday, starting off with a new name: Paul Worrilow, who was absent from practice. The […]Read more "#RasulSZN & six more takeaways from day four of Eagles Training Camp"
In 2018, the Philadelphia Eagles secondary went through more than its fair share of growing pains. After Rodney McLeod’s season-ending injury in week 3, what followed was a string of setbacks, forcing the Eagles to dig deep into their talent pool. At one point, every single starter in the secondary with the exception of Malcolm […]Read more "The Eagles secondary is better than advertised going into Training Camp"