Tag Archives: akeem ayers
Posted on 21. Apr, 2011 by Mike Burke.
The first round pick. It’s something we project months before the draft takes place and change it over and over. However, with the draft just a week away, we’ve honed in on our needs and we know what players we’re interested. For the Eagles, there are two positions that jump out at me as positions [...]
Posted on 14. Apr, 2011 by Mike Burke.
The Eagles defense needs some serious help. They lack a player who opposing offenses fear and opposing offensive coordinators really have to game plan for. Asante Samuel can be tough to throw at, but he only plays one side. Put your better receivers on the opposite side, and it solves that problem. Entering the 2011 [...]
Posted on 11. Apr, 2011 by Mike Burke.
Just when it looked like Stewart Bradley was ready to have a monster season in 2009, he suffered an unfortunate ACL injury that ended his season in the annual Eagles Flight Night event. The Eagles really missed him while he was out in 2009, as the team tried filling his spot with multiple players, none [...]
Posted on 29. Mar, 2011 by Brennen Dickerson.
A lot of really good things happened for the Eagles in 2010, especially on offense. The obvious highlight was the play of Michael Vick, who looked superhuman at times. Overshadowed by his performances was the play of LeSean McCoy who took a huge step towards being an elite running back in the league. On defense, [...]
Posted on 24. Mar, 2011 by Mike Burke.
Although most people expect the Eagles to look for an offensive lineman or a corner in the first round, the linebacker position is still a direction the team could go. Stewart Bradley, Ernie Sims, and Omar Gaither are scheduled to be free agents, so the team will need to add some depth to the position [...]
Posted on 23. Feb, 2011 by Mike Burke.
You can look at all the mock drafts you want, but recent history says the Eagles won’t end up drafting with the 23rd overall pick. The Eagles have traded both up and down during the Reid era, and typically seem to have a good handle on what they’re doing. If the Eagles find a guy [...]