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Posted on 10. Mar, 2010 by Mike Burke.
Coming off an atrocious game with the Raiders, the Eagles headed back to the east coast and went down to DC for a Monday night matchup with the Redskins. This was the Eagles first NFC East matchup of the season, so it was a game that the Eagles definitely wanted to win. It was also [...]
Posted on 11. Nov, 2009 by Mike Burke.
We have reached the halfway point of the regular season and there is a lot of evaluating going on. At this point, a lot of it is negative because of the disappointing loss to the Cowboys on Sunday night. Despite that, there is a lot of football left to be played. At 5-3, the Birds [...]
Posted on 07. Nov, 2009 by Mike Burke.
Something that will play a big role towards the success of the defense on Sunday will be the play of the linebackers. There has been a lot of shifting in the players in the middle this year and the trend will continue into Sunday. The most recent change comes with rookie Moise Fokou filling in [...]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2009 by Mike Burke.
Yesterday we asked if Will Witherspoon was the right answer for the Eagles. Today we found out that he is going to have to be. Linebacker Omar Gaither will be getting season ending surgery on a Lisfranc sprain in his foot. If the pressure wasn’t on Witherspoon already, it sure is now. He will be [...]
Posted on 21. Oct, 2009 by Mike Burke.
Coming into the season we know we had the answer to the MLB position with Stewart Bradley. When he went down for the year, everyone kind of scratched their head and said “now what?” We tried two young options in Joe Mays and Moise Fokou but neither worked. Omar Gaither tried to fill the void [...]
Posted on 20. Oct, 2009 by Mike Burke.
According to PhiladelphiaEagles.com: The Eagles have swung an important trade deadline deal for versatile linebacker Will Witherspoon. Witherspoon, 6-1, 239 pounds, was acquired by the St. Louis Rams in exchange for rookie wide receiver Brandon Gibson and a 2010 fifth-round draft pick. Well the prediction I made yesterday about the Eagles not trading for anyone [...]