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I Could See The Eagles Trading Down

What are the Eagles going to do at number four?  Will they pick one of the offensive tackles, who are expected to be excellent NFL blockers?   Luke Joeckel and Eric Fisher are up near the top of everybody’s board and Lane Johnson has been moving up the draft boards steadily since the NFL Combine.
Each of […]

Thoughts On The Eagles Draft Part 1: Biggest Needs

Team Needs
1. Offensive Line
Even with Jason Peters, Jason Kelce, and Todd Herremans returning from injury, the Eagles still have problems on the offensive line, and could use some fresh blood to upgrade the talent and give themselves more flexibility for this year and beyond.
The left side of the offensive line should be fine with Peters, […]

NFL Teams Are Monitoring Players On Facebook and Twitter

There’s something about the internet that makes people do and say stupid things.  There are more tough guys on the internet than exist in the world.  People are quicker to be forceful with their opinion on the internet as compared to in real life.
This is one of the reasons, the Eagles and other teams monitor […]

Eagles Are Open To Trading Down

Yesterday, Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman talked about trades and the probability of trades.  During his time as the Eagles GM he has shown us that he’s open to trades at any and all times during the draft.  He said as much yesterday during his hour with the local media.  Roseman’s comment regarding trades, “We’re […]

Roseman Concerning Number Four In First: “You need to be sure”

Eagles General Manager Howie Roseman says this is a “meat and potatoes draft” with a bevy of quality offensive and defensive linemen available early.  I agree with him.
When you have the likes of offensive tackles like Luke Joeckel, Eric Fisher, Lane Johnson, guards like Chance Warmack and Jonathan Cooper, defensive tackles like Sharrif Floyd and […]

Analyzing Draft Prospects: E.J. Manuel

Many names have been linked to the Eagles throughout the draft process. Most have been first rounders for the Eagles to take with their number four overall pick. However, a name that the Eagles could grab with their second round pick is Florida State Quarterback EJ Manuel.
Manuel, 6-5 237 pounds, has the rare combination of […]

NFL Mock Draft For April 14, 2013

The top two offensive tackles in this draft, Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel and Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher, have seen their names high on the draft boards throughout the process.  It will not be a surprise to anyone if the Eagles come down with one of them.   There’s also a chance that the Jaguars find […]

Eagles Cancel Dee Milliner’s Visit To Philly

The Philadelphia Eagles canceled a meeting with Alabama cornerback Dee Milliner, according Jeff McLane of  Milliner, who is considered the top cornerback in the upcoming draft was scheduled to visit the Nova Care Complex this week, but told McLane that the Birds changed their minds and decided they didn’t want him to pay a […]

Reports: Eagles Workout Oklahoma OT Lane Johnson

There have been a couple of reports that the Eagles worked out Oklahoma offensive tackle Lane Johnson.  Johnson is big and very athletic.  He ran the 40 yard dash in 4.72 seconds.
He’s ranked as the third offensive tackle in this draft behind Texas A&M’s Luke Joeckel and Central Michigan’s Eric Fisher.  who posted one of […]

Report: Geno Smith Visiting Eagles Today

According to Adam Kaplan, West Virginia quarterback Geno Smith will be visiting the Philadelphia Eagles today.  He might be coming for more than just a visit.  The Mountaineers signal caller could go through another workout with the Eagles coaches, which would make things very interesting.
The Birds have the fourth pick in the first round behind […]



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