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Tag Archives: Nick Foles

Eagles Re-Sign QB Mark Sanchez

According to numerous reports, the Philadelphia Eagles have re-signed quarterback Mark Sanchez to a two-year deal worth $9 million with $5.5 million guaranteed. Incentives could take the value of the deal up to $16 million, as The Inquirer’s Jeff McLane reported. Source confirms reports that QB Mark Sanchez will return to the #Eagles on a 2-year […]

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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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2014 NFL Combine: Eagles Met With QB Johnny Manziel

According to a recent report by SI’s Peter King, Philadelphia Eagles coaches and officials, likely Chip Kelly and Howie Roseman, met with Texas A&M QB and 2014 draft prospect Johnny Manziel at the recent NFL combine. What can we make of this? ESPN’s Phil Sheridan put it well in his recent column: “Drafting Manziel would […]

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Eagles Head Coach Chip Kelly Wins Pro Football Coach of the Year

One year ago today, Chip Kelly accepted the job as the new head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles. The Birds, coming off of a 4-12 season and 14 seasons of Andy Reid, needed a new direction and a new vibe. One year later, they have their confirmation: after leading a resurgence on both sides of […]

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Report: Eagles QB Coach Bill Lazor to Become Lions Offensive Coordinator

As one victory came, a loss followed. After Albert Breer reported that Philadelphia Eagles VP of Personnel Tom Gamble, the co-orchestrator of this past year’s draft and free agency gains, will remain with the team, ESPN’s Ed Werder dimmed the joy in Eagles fans by reporting that QB coach Bill Lazor will be heading to […]

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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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Michael Vick Says He Won’t Return to Eagles as a Backup

Despite watching the Eagles fall, 26-24, in the first playoff game of the Chip Kelly/Nick Foles Era, Michael Vick probably saw the writing on the wall: Foles is the franchise QB, and he would be a backup if he came back to Philadelphia next season. And Vick is, apparently, no longer open to such an […]

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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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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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Eagles Looking Forward: A look at Regular Season Finale in Dallas and Playoffs Ahead

You couldn’t have scripted it any better.  It may not have been pretty.  It may have had all of Philadelphia on the edge of their seats biting their nails for 60 minutes, but ultimately the Eagles went home happy Sunday Night, knocking off the Dallas Cowboys 24-22 in the NFC East Championship. While it was […]

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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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