Brandon Boykin: “Who is Walter Thurmond”

New York Giants cornerback Walter Thurmond told reporters on Tuesday that he believes he’s the best slot corner in the NFL and that the Giants could have a better trio of corners than his former team,  the Seahawks. Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin took a shot at Thurmond on Twitter. But who is Walter Thurmond?? — Brandon Boykin (@BrandonBoykin2) April 22, 2014 It’s funny...
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Chris Harris the Best Slot Corner in the NFL?

Former Seattle Seahawks CB and current New York Giant, Walter Thurmond said, “I am the best slot corner in the NFL”. It's good to have confidence in yourself and believe in yourself but this is like when Joe Flacco called himself the best QB in the NFL. It’s a delusion. Two other slot corners spoke about this.Thurmond, a 4th round pick in 2010, has talent. There is no question...
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Eagles CB Brandon Boykin: “Who Is Walter Thurmond?”

The Eagles and Giants are already in mid-season form when it comes to the trash talk, and it’s coming from to little defensive backs.  Earlier Tuesday, newly signed Giants cornerback Walter Thurmond made waves when he claimed to be “the best slot corner in the league.”   Thurmond went on to add a little more, when he stated that the Giants had the chance to have “the...
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Eagles 2014 Draft Prospect: Oklahoma State Cornerback Justin Gilbert

The Eagles need help in their secondary. There’s no denying that. Brandon Boykin was really the only corner who truly proved anything in 2013, but he will remain as a nickel corner. Keeping that in mind, the Eagles could use some new blood to contend for a starting position on the outside. One potential target for the Eagles would be Oklahoma State’s Justin Gilbert. At this year’s...

Free Agent Cornerback Preview

  Brandon Boykin played a big role in the Eagles defensive backfield last season, who is running mates are in 2014 is the question that needs to be answered (Image Courtesy Over the next couple of weeks, Eagledelphia will be addressing the Eagles free agents needs while evaluating producing a position-by-position analysis. The today’s area to be addressed: Cornerback...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Boykin corrects beat writer over agent news

Yesterday,’s Geoff Mosher harmlessly tweeted out this little tidbit about Philadelphia Eagles Brandon Boykin switching agents. This stuff happens all the time, so it’s not like this is crazy news or anything. According to NLPA records, Brandon Boykin changed agents. Now represented by Doug Hendrickson/C.J. LaBoy of Relativity Sports. — Geoff Mosher (@GeoffMosherCSN...
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly leads the Philadelphia Eagles back to the playoffs in his first year

Chip Kelly’s first real major decision was to play Nick Foles after losing Michael Vick to injury.  Thank the big man above he did, because Nick Foles played lights out this year, and to be honest deserved a spot in the Pro Bowl. Foles leads the NFL with a 118.8 quarterback rating and has thrown […]
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December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles’ Brandon Boykin: Patriots tried to bully us in practice

Eagles cornerback Brandon Boykin told reporters on Wednesday that the Patriots tried to bully them during their scrimmage on Tuesday. ” I think  I can speak for the whole team.  I felt like yesterday…..honestly they came out with an attitude to try to bully us.” Boykin says he wanted to come out today and play more aggressive. With guys fighting for jobs, I’m sure the Patriots...
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August 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers View Eagles CB Brandon Boykin as “Candy”

Christian Petersen/Getty Images If Philadelphia Eagles CB Brandon Boykin isn’t motivated for this week’s game against the Pittsburgh Steelers, he should be now. According to Dale Lolley of the SteelCity Insider, Steelers receiver Antonio Brown called Boykin a “candy bar.”  Here’s what he stated: “He’s all right,” said Steelers Pro Bowl receiver Antonio Brown. ...
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October 04, 2012  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Rookie Spotlight: CB Brandon Boykin

In the 4th round of the 2012 draft, with the 123rd overall selection the Philadelphia Eagles picked Brandon Boykin, a 5-9, 182 corner from Georgia. Boykin is a tremendously versatile athlete and the Eagles were widely hailed for the selection, including the fact that the pickup was a tremendous value.’s Bucky Brooks calls Boykin a “multidimensional weapon,” an intriguing...
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May 09, 2012  |  Discuss

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