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Expect The Eagles Tight Ends To Take On Bigger Role

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After watching the Eagles practice this off season the significance of the Birds tight end position is becoming very obvious.  Last year, Birds tight end Zach Ertz was their go to guy much of the time on third down and in the red zone.   The former Stanford tight end caught 74 passes during the […]

Eagles Had Everybody On Hand For Mandatory Workout

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The Eagles had everybody present for yesterday’s mandatory workout at the Novacare Complex.  There were quite a few players who were there physically, but not practicing.
Head coach Doug Pederson made it clear that Nick Foles is the team’s starting quarterback right now.  He still thinks this is Carson Wentz team, but Foles would be the […]

Pederson Sets Exact Time For The Eagles To Turn The Page

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Eagles head coach Doug Pederson said he wants to turn the page to the 2018 season after the Birds ring ceremony on June 15th.  He talked about all of the celebrating that has continued after the Birds stunned the football world and upset the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII.
I understand what Pederson is […]

I Agree With The NFL National Anthem Policy

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The NFL has come out with a policy, which requires NFL players to stand for the National Anthem.  I agree with the policy because there are a lot of NFL fans who are totally turned off by the players kneeling.  Many of the people I know who have been life long NFL fans and especially […]

Brian Dawkins Is Leaving The Eagles Front Office

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Eagles Hall of Fame safety Brian Dawkins, who was working in the Birds front office in the player evaluation area, has decided that he’s going to leave that position and begin a philanthropic endeavor of some kind.
Dawk, who is very serious about his Christian faith, believes the Lord Jesus Christ wants him to set up […]

Finally, Eagles Release Linebacker Mychal Kendricks

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It wasn’t a shock yesterday, but the Eagles released former second round draft pick and six-year linebacker Mychal Kendricks.  One of the keys to why this move was made is the fact that the Eagles saved $4.4 million dollars from releasing the linebacker.  I think that money might be used to extend the contract of […]

Thoughts On Matt Jones Signing

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On Wednesday morning, the Philadelphia Eagles made another move to add to their running back situation, signing former Washington Redskins’ third-round pick Matt Jones.
The Eagles worked out Jones and former Baltimore Raven Terrance West, but ended up coming to terms with Jones. Of the two, Jones probably has the bigger upside, but West was more […]

Thoughts On The Eagles’ 2018 Draft

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On Trading Out Of The First Round
The Eagles’ biggest decision of the weekend came on Thursday night, when they elected to trade the 32nd overall pick to the Baltimore Ravens in exchange for their second-rounder this year, the ability move up seven spots in the fourth round, and their second-round pick next year.
I was alright […]

Avonte Maddox Has The Skills To Play Slot Corner

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After watching some footage of Pittsburgh cornerback Avonte Maddox, the first of the Eagles fourth round draft picks, I’m thinking the Eagles are drafting a slot corner.  He’s definitely got the quickness and toughness to play that position.
The Eagles definitely have a need at that position with Patrick Robinson signing with the Saints and Jalen […]

Dallas Goetert Could Be Asked To Replace Both Brent Celek and Trey Burton

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I can’t say definitely that the Dallas Cowboys wanted to draft a tight end in the second round of this year’s draft, but all of the talk about the possible retirement of their long-time Pro Bowl tight end Jason Witten had everybody thinking tight end for them in the second round.  Clearly the Eagles had […]

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