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Ruben Amaro Takes Shot At Fans

Ruben Amaro Jr

The Philadelphia Phillies have shown some signs of life and hope for the future over the last few weeks.
With third baseman Maikal Franco enjoying some solid early success since joining the major league roster, and the resurgence of Ryan Howard, the Phils went on a run last week where they won six in a row […]


Evaluating The Eagles’ Off-Season: Defense


Earlier in the week, I took a look at the Eagles’ moves on the offensive side of the ball, and now it’s time to do the same for the defense.
Defensive Line
Gained: Brian Mihalak
Lost: None
If it ain’t broken, don’t fix it.
The Eagles’ defensive line was one of their greatest strengths in 2014, and there was little […]

Evaluating The Eagles’ Off-Season: Offense


With free agency and the draft now complete, the Eagles 2015 roster is all but complete.
Now that the moves have transpired and we’ve had a few weeks from the draft the let everything sink in, it’s time to take a look at where this roster is and whether or not the Birds have made progress […]

Thoughts On The Eagles’ Draft



On Rounds One and Two

The good news is that Eagles came away from this draft with two players that should be instant starters in Nelson Agholor and Eric Rowe. Both the first and second rounder were solid, safe picks that should help make the team better right away. I don’t know how good either one […]

Thoughts On The First Round


On Nelson Agholor
When the Eagles took Brandon Graham, Danny Watkins, and Marcus Smith in the past, there were red flags with all of those picks and there was legitimate reason to be concerned about each of those players from Day 1.
The good news is, that’s not the case with Agholor.
Agholor has drawn comparisons to Jeremy […]

History Of Recent First-Round Quarterbacks Is Not Strong


A true franchise-quarterback prospect is incredibly hard to find. Chip Kelly may be hoping to land one by selling the farm to draft Marcus Mariota.
Just finding a quality quarterback in the first round in damn near impossible. Look at the names of all of the quarterbacks taken in the first round over the last 10 […]

Report: Eagles Making Fletcher Cox Available


According to a report from ProFootballTalk this morning, the Eagles are making defensive end Fletcher Cox available through trade as part of their bid to move up in the draft to take Marcus Mariota.
Cox was one of the Eagles’ top defensive players last year, and it would be a crushing blow to a young, improving […]

Thoughts On Ed Marynowitz’s Press Conference


Ed Marynowitz met with the media on Thursday, and had a number of interesting things to say.
Here’s my take on some of Marynowitz’s comments.
Marynowitz Says He’s Not A Yes-Man
One point that Marynowitz tried to make clear was that he wasn’t hired to be a Yes-Man for Chip Kelly.
While Marynowitz may not want to be labeled […]

Notes From The Phillies’ 7-3 Win Over Miami

Ryan Howard

The Philadelphia Phillies won the opening game of their series with the Marlins on Tuesday night 7-3. Their record improves to 5-9.
On The Mound

Jerome Williams put together a decent start, allowing three runs over six innings. 
Williams allowed eight hits, including one homer, and struck out six.
Luis Garcia struck out two in a scoreless seventh.
Ken Giles […]

A Look At The 2015 Eagles’ Schedule


On Tuesday night, the NFL released their schedule for the 2015 season.
And now, naturally, it’s time to go through each week and make early projections for wins and losses.
Week 1 @ Atlanta
For the second time in three years, the Eagles open up the season on Monday Night Football.
The Eagles will face Matt Ryan, Julio Jones, […]


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