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Eagles Analysis: Two Position Battles to Watch on Defense

By Karina Styles Coming off a surprise playoff appearance last season in Chip Kelly’s inaugural year, there are high expectations for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2014. They are hoping to once again win their division and maybe advance a little bit farther in the playoffs. While there are plenty of players locked into their positions, there […]

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Eagles QBs at OTAs (Sanchez, Foles, Kinne, Barkley)

What They’re Saying: 7 Eagles OTAs Observations

These past two weeks, the Philadelphia Eagles engaged in the first set of full-team offseason workouts, known as Organized Team Activities (OTAs). Several of these practices were open to the media, and a few local reporters did fantastic jobs covering them and providing insightful commentary. While the players were without pads and wearing shorts, something can always […]

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Eagles Analysis: Examining the Nick Foles Contract Situation

When they saw “Colin Kaepernick signs $121 million extension with 49ers” as the headline of every major sports website this past Wednesday, Nick Foles and Howie Roseman likely had two very different mindsets: for Foles, it probably came down to the three digits before the “million” in “million-dollar extension,” but for Roseman, it was all about the incentives and […]

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Cooks for the Eagles

2014 Philadelphia Eagles 3-Round Mock Draft

With only a few days left until the 2014 NFL Draft, the unofficial climax of this year’s offseason, Eagles fans everywhere are anxious to see what Head Coach Chip Kelly will do in his second-ever professional draft. Five weeks since releasing wide receiver DeSean Jackson in a high-profile personnel move, for which Kelly has been […]

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Cary Williams Eagles

Re-Grading Philadelphia Eagles 2013 Offseason Trades/Free Agent Signings

Signed P Donnie Jones to 1-Year Deal: A+ Donnie Jones was easily Howie Roseman’s best signing of this past offseason, finally establishing punter as a position of strength for the Eagles. After seeing guys like Sav Rocca and Mat McBriar struggle mightily over the past few years, it was nice having a punter the Eagles […]

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Nick Foles vs Saints

2013 Eagles: Loss to the Saints and Season in Review

It was more than most expected.  It was probably more than I realistically expected.  At the beginning of the season I had said the Birds would go 9-7 and maybe sneak into the playoffs, but I knew that their full potential would probably be needed for my very optimistic opinion to come true. Many though […]

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Eagles 24, Saints 26

Who Balled & Who Stalled: Eagles Season Ends in Heartbreaking Fashion, 26-24 to Saints

In one disappointing end to an otherwise incredible season, the Philadelphia Eagles fell 26-24 to the New Orleans Saints at Lincoln Financial Field. Despite a pretty second half from Nick Foles, who ended the game with 195 yards and two touchdowns for a 105 passer rating, the Eagles could not stop the Saints rushing attack. […]

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LeSean McCoy vs Saints

Xs and Os: Eagles-Saints Wild Card Round Preview and Prediction

Fantasy Watch: LeSean McCoy (PHI) and Jimmy Graham (NO) It is fair to say that the Eagles will have a huge mismatch in the run game. The Saints are porous against the run, ranked 28th in yards per carry allowed (4.6), starting with their front three; disregard defensive end Cameron Jordan, who made the Pro […]

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LeSean McCoy Snow Bowl

10 Best Plays of the 2013 Philadelphia Eagles Season

10. Ced Thornton trips up Matt Forte for a safety (Week 16) When you think of the resurgence of the Eagles 3-4 defense under Billy Davis, you will think of guys like 2012 1st-round pick Fletcher Cox, outside linebacker Trent Cole, middle linebacker Mychal Kendricks, and cornerback Brandon Boykin. One of the most underrated players, […]

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Nick Foles Looks On After Beating Cowboys

Who Balled & Who Stalled: Eagles Beat Cowboys 24-22, Win NFC East Title

Wow. What a way to end the NFL’s regular season. The Philadelphia Eagles (10-6) outlasted their rivals, the Dallas Cowboys (8-8), on Sunday Night Football 24-22. Thanks to big games from the secondary and LeSean McCoy (131 yards rushing, 1 receiving touchdown), the Eagles have won the NFC East crown and win host a playoff […]

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Eagles-Cowboys Sunday Night Football

Eagles-Cowboys Matchup Analysis: Who Has the Edge At Each Position?

This Sunday, the Philadelphia Eagles (9-6) will travel to Jerry’s World to take on the Dallas Cowboys (8-7) in a game that will decide the NFC East title and each team’s playoff status. The winner will take the division and play at least one home playoff game; if the Eagles win, they will be the […]

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Chip Kelly sideline

Eagles Offense Could Break 10 Franchise Records This Sunday

Coming into the 2013-2014 NFL season, many “pundits” predicted that Chip Kelly’s spread offense mentality that he brought from Oregon would not work in the NFL. He could not run the same read-option running plays five times on the same drive and be a successful NFL coach. Boy, have they been wrong. The Philadelphia Eagles […]

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