The Eagles announced an interesting roster move on Sunday night that spelled the end of an era for one 2016 NFL Draft pick. WR Shelton Gibson as waived with an injury designation and if he clears waivers, he’ll land on the team’s IR, which is important to note. But until then, it’s goodbye for the […]Read more "Instant analysis: Eagles waive/injured WR Shelton Gibson & sign a cornerback"
Time has worked wonders for Shelton Gibson. During 2017 OTAs, the West Virginia product seemed overwhelmed and lost, forcing many to lose hope. Skipping forward to the 2018 preseason, Gibson seems to have regained his confidence after a down rookie year. In fact, with the slew of injuries the Eagles face at wide receiver, Gibson […]Read more "What a difference a year makes: Eagles WR Shelton Gibson is raring to make up for lost time"
According to a report from ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Eagles could be preparing for life without Alshon Jeffery, for two weeks at least. Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery is expected to miss at least the first two games of the season, but the team will activate him to the 53-man roster this weekend with optimism he […]Read more "Instant analysis: Pressure will mount on Eagles offense with Alshon Jeffery sidelined for 2+ weeks"
In three days time, the dust will have settled. No more opportunities, no more snaps. Preseason will have come to a close and for 37 players currently on the Eagles roster, their future will take a very different turn. The ‘Backup Bowl’ fixture against the New York Jets is a do-or-die scenario for many, but […]Read more "Eagles preseason finale presents unique opportunity to underdog receivers"
If you still haven’t turned off Super Bowl 52 highlights, (we haven’t) then tonight is a special one. The Eagles will be back deep into enemy territory for a preseason showdown with the team who fell short of the mark in the greatest underdog story ever told. Here are five random thoughts ahead of tonight’s […]Read more "An underdog’s dream: Five random thoughts ahead of tonight’s Eagles Preseason clash with Patriots"
The first preseason game is in the books and as expected, there is plenty to talk about. With positional battles raging throughout the roster, here’s a look at the main movers and shakers from Thursday Night and what that means moving forward. Each player is color coded. Blue signifies a starter, green signifies a good […]Read more "Red light, green light: How preseason loss to Steelers has impacted the Eagles offensive depth chart"
It was a tough year for Shelton Gibson. After being drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles, the WVU product struggled to settle in at the NFL level. Training Camp inconsistencies and a poor preseason saw him tumble out of the picture and onto the sideline. But one season later, he looks poised to live up to […]Read more "After a year learning from his teammates, Eagles wideout Shelton Gibson is ready to pounce"
We’re a mere two days away from the commencing of Eagles Training Camp and with speculation and excitement levels beginning to soar as high as the Birds did back in February, it’s surprising that the battle at wide receiver hasn’t attracted more attention. The Eagles adopted a new selfless mentality last year that saw a […]Read more "Eagles wide receiver battle could be the most intense we’ve seen in recent years"
Training Camp is just around the corner and the sense of excitement around the city of Philadelphia is rising. In just under a week, 90 players will leave it all out on the turf as the clashing of pads and the smell of blood, sweat and tears fills the air once again. The preparations for […]Read more "One Eagles sleeper at every position who could be poised for a Training Camp breakout"
The offseason upon us and while excitement surrounding the newest Eagles to the nest is at an all-time high, the rookies who debuted during the Super Bowl winning campaign will be looking to improve on last season’s success. Who of the group is best positioned to do that? Let’s take a look. DE Derek […]Read more "Which 2017 Eagles rookies are primed to take the biggest step in their second season?"