In order to make room for the returning Jason Peters, the Philadelphia Eagles have waived TE Alex Ellis. Ellis had an interesting ride last summer as a late arrival who narrowly missed the cut following an explosive preseason debut where he caught 3 passes for 28-yards and a touchdown. He caught onto the practice squad […]Read more "Eagles release TE to make room for Jason Peters"
‘Quarterback factory’ may well be the hot term when it comes to discussing the Philadelphia Eagles, but they’ve tried to build a factory at another position for years now – Tight End. We need to go back to 2014 to really understand the foundations of what once looked like an impressive conveyor belt of talent. […]Read more "Have the Eagles finally found their next ‘Trey Burton’ in UDFA Noah Togiai?"
The NFL Draft may be on the horizon, but that doesn’t mean that the free agent market isn’t appealing. On Friday evening, Adam Schefter reported that the Chicago Bears intend to part ways with Tight End Trey Burton. Bringing him home is absolutely an avenue the Eagles should explore. Burton initially signed with the Eagles […]Read more "Eagles would be wise to kick the tires on Trey Burton"
It’s been a rollercoaster era for Doug Pederson. From Super Bowl highs and three playoff appearances in a row, to anonymous sources and Orlando Scandrick, Eagles fans have quite literally seen it all. A lot has changed since Pederson first took the coaching reins in 2016, and perhaps one of the more underlying switch-ups has […]Read more "Is it time for the Eagles need to invest in a third tight end?"
I know what you’re thinking. You’ve read the headline and that train of thought has left and is now en-route to typing in caps lock about how silly the idea of drafting a tight end would be given the rise of Zach Ertz and potential of Dallas Goedert…but I need you to hear me out. […]Read more "Don’t be shocked if the Eagles draft another tight end this year…"
In 2014, an undrafted free agent by the name of Trey Burton latched on to the Philadelphia Eagles. A former quarterback at Florida who could do it all, it didn’t take Burton long to begin turning heads and after forcing his way onto the bottom of the depth chart, he would go on to lead […]Read more "Shepherd’s warning: Could Eagles TE Billy Brown follow in the footsteps of Trey Burton?"
The Philadelphia Eagles have broken the drought. As the first number one seed to be underdogs throughout the playoffs, the Eagles used the disrespect to their advantage and culminated the 2017 season with a shootout victory over Tom Brady and the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII. While the team has been an underdog […]Read more "Profiling the underdogs behind Eagles miraculous Super Bowl run: Tight ends & Wide receivers"
Trey Burton has long been revered as one of the most athletic players on the Eagles roster and his versatility knows no bounds. That much was clear in Super Bowl 52 when the former Florida Gator tossed a touchdown pass to Nick Foles on a 4th and goal look during a crucial drive in the […]Read more "After making Super Bowl history, what does the future hold for Eagles tight end Trey Burton?"
The next stop on our road through the Eagles roster takes us to a key position on the roster, tight end. Headlined by Zach Ertz, the Eagles are headed for a transitional offseason when it comes to one of the most vital spots in Pederson’s offense. So who stays and who goes? Zach Ertz: The […]Read more "Eagles should they stay or go? Tight end edition"
Nick Foles picked apart a wailing Giants secondary on Sunday, but all four of his touchdowns came inside the 20-yard line. The Eagles lead the league in red zone TD scoring percentage and that doesn’t change just because Carson Wentz is sidelined. Why? Let’s find out… “It’s incredibly important.” Frank Reich said when asked about […]Read more "WATCH: Why Eagles dominance in the red zone will continue with Nick Foles at the helm"