The Philadelphia Eagles made headline parting ways with one of their most valuable players over the past six years. Malcolm Jenkins was an Iron Man for the Eagles playing every single snap over the past two seasons. Malcolm was invaluable for this team but the thing is, he was a part of an incredibly talented […]Read more "Why Rodney McLeod is more valuable than most realize"
On the same day that the Eagles are saying goodbye to Malcolm Jenkins, the team are welcoming back Malcolm Jenkins. It’s a 2-year deal worth $12M for the veteran Safety which is a brilliantly affordable deal for a team who have been seeking value at every turn this offseason. In fact, with the Eagles bringing […]Read more "What Rodney McLeod’s return means for the Eagles"
According to ESPN’s Josina Anderson, a familiar face is returning to the Eagles. Former seventh-round pick Jalen Mills will be signing a one-year deal and also taking his services to Safety. Mills spent most of last season nursing a broken foot, but bounced back heroically. He seemed more patient and more confident. Targeted 9 times […]Read more "What the return of Jalen Mills means for the Eagles"
Ah, can you smell that? Free agency is just over a week away and the Philadelphia Eagles have to make decisions on 20 players who are currently set to be released into the open waters. But who should they bring back, and who should be thrown into the ocean? Malcolm Jenkins has played in 96 […]Read more "Eagles free agency: Who stays and who goes?"
The Eagles are in a tough position entering the 2020 offseason when it comes to their secondary. As much as the cornerbacks have been an Achilles heel for this defense, the safety position will be another key position where the Eagles have to gear their focus on. Although certain corners could become safeties for this […]Read more "Offseason outlook: An early look at the Eagles Safety picture"
As things stand, 21 players from the Philadelphia Eagles’ 2019 roster are set to enter the free agency pool. Some will be offered new deals, while others will be allowed to walk gracefully out of the NovaCare Complex doors. But which players will cause Howie and company the most stress when it comes to deciding […]Read more "A look at the five toughest decisions facing the Eagles ahead of free agency"
It’s gameday! The Eagles are hosting the New York Jets in what is a matchup that has ‘W’ written all over it. But, that doesn’t mean we’re without bold predictions. It’s time to look into the Crystal ball once more! Records so far: Liam: 5-20Thomas: 2-10 Liam’s picks: Zoom zoom The Jets cornerback corps has […]Read more "Five bold predictions ahead of Eagles clash with Jets"
After slowly settling in during training camp following a season-ending torn MCL in 2018, McLeod picked up his usual high level of play against the Packers in week 4. When the defense needed a guy to step up, the 8-year veteran did exactly that. Against Aaron Rodgers at his best, McLeod was a vital cog […]Read more "Rodney McLeod is holding the Eagles secondary together"
One of the biggest questions the Eagles faced at the beginning of the offseason was a simple one that carried a lot of weight. ‘What happens to Rodney McLeod?’ After suffering a season-ending knee injury in 2018, the Safety was set to make a whopping $9.9M in 2019. For a team already battling a tidal […]Read more "Rodney McLeod may be Eagles’ most underrated player going into 2019"
A previous area of weakness for the Eagles has possibly become an area of strength for the defense. After heading into the NFL Draft with the possible expectation of selecting Malcolm Jenkins’ successor, the Eagles instead went a different direction. They claimed several young Safeties in Blake Countess and Godwin Igwebuike, but unfortunately, both have […]Read more "After an offseason of uncertainty, Eagles have built a formidable safety group"