If you are sick of all the talk about the Eagles and Marcus Mariota, it’s going to be a long couple of months for you. Between now and the NFL Draft, there will be a nauseating number of conversations about the Eagles landing Mariota. The conversations are very much underway. The thing we know is […]
Posted on 31. Dec, 2014 by Mike Burke.
There has been a lot of discussion recently about who will be the Eagles quarterback heading into 2015. This isn’t very surprising. It’s the most important position in professional sports. When you have as much uncertainty as the Eagles do, it’s going to lead to a lot of discussion. The Eagles saw two quarterbacks throughout […]
On Saturday, the Eagles suffered a 27-24 loss to the Washington Redskins, who had a six-game losing streak heading into the contest. It wasn’t the performance Eagles faithful were hoping for heading into the holidays, and it could have been devastating for the Birds’ playoff hopes. Here are five thoughts from the game. The Eagles […]
When you get Philadelphia Eagles tickets, it’s all about the defense. Here are five players who’ve best defined that defensive-minded ethos in their time in Philly. Chuck Bednarik (Linebacker, 1949-1962) Bednarik goes down in history as one of the most violent tacklers in the sport, famously knocking out Frank Gifford for 18 months with a […]
The Cowboys have been one of the NFL’s biggest surprises, and have claimed the top spot in the NFC East. Philadelphia hasn’t looked as dynamic as last year, but the results are even better than a season ago, as they sit even with their rivals in the loss column, awaiting a Cowboy loss to vault […]
This article was contributed by Emile Velocovic. Any way you slice it, Week 4 of the NFL regular season did not go exactly as planned for the Philadelphia Eagles. They were unable to really get anything going against the San Francisco 49ers, and fans of the franchise were certainly frustrated. In fantasy football, people are […]
Taylor Martinez, the former Nebraska quarterback who went undrafted over the weekend, will be joining the Philadelphia Eagles in training camp. However, he will not be competing with Mark Sanchez and Matt Barkley for a backup quarterback job. Martinez, who was ranked as the 5th highest-rated undrafted player, also worked out as a safety and […]
With the 2014 NFL Draft in the books, football fans are undoubtedly excited about the impact their new draft picks, especially the early rounders, will have on the field. Some will undoubtedly start right away and provide a huge upgrade immediately, while others will have to wait on the bench for a season, or maybe […]
After adding seven players through the draft, the Eagles added 15 more players to the roster as undrafted free agents. There were a number of positions that they still needed to address and I think they brought in a good number of options to come in to try to make the roster. Although undrafted free […]
The 2014 NFL Draft is in the books. Coming into it, we knew the Eagles needed to make some solid additions to help sustain their position atop the NFC East. There were a number of needs that they had to address. Coming in, they needed a pass rusher, help in the secondary, some depth along […]
The Eagles entered the day with many remaining needs. After finding a pass rusher in the first round and addressing the wide receiver position in the second in third round, the day three focus was on the defensive side of the ball. The Eagles still needed help at linebacker and in the secondary and it […]
Posted on 10. May, 2014 by Mike Burke.
With their final pick in the 2014 NFL Draft, the Eagles drafted Wisconsin defensive tackle Beau Allen with the 224th overall selection. Allen is your traditional anchoring nose tackle at 6-2 and 333 pounds. At Wisconsin, he played in all 54 games, making 26 starts over his final two seasons. As a senior, he was […]
Posted on 10. May, 2014 by Mike Burke.
With the 162nd overall selection in the draft, the Eagles selected Stanford safety Ed Reynolds. Reynolds stands at 6-1 and 207 pounds and recorded a 4.57 40-yard dash at this year’s NFL Combine. He is more of your box type safety and doesn’t have the range and speed to play the center field type safety […]