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Eagles favored in foul weather— Philly at Redskins Livefyre pre-game and in-game commentary…

The problem with the AccuScore computer simulation of this game to be played in Landover, Maryland at 1 P.M. EST today is that the mainframe program has no metrics to account for crappy weather conditions. Hurricane Joaquin thankfully made a right turn into the Atlantic Ocean late Friday which allowed this game to be played as scheduled at FedEx Field, but lingering damp, chilly...
Via Eagles Eye
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Weekend web roundup: Philadelphia Eagles

Eagles need more production from receiving corps Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jordan Matthews (81) is tackled at the goal line by New York defensive back Skrine (41) during the second ... If Bradford fails, where does that leave the Eagles? Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford passes against the New York ... Of all the personnel moves the Eagles made this offseason...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

LOOK: Eagles safeties are among the best in the league

There is no doubt that, through three games, the Eagles look to have found a very good duo of safeties in Malcolm Jenkins and Walter Thurmond. The Eagles gambled in the offseason when they signed Thurmond and decided to try him out at safety. The gamble has paid off big time and Walter Thurmond has become a ball-hawking safety who is tied for the league lead in interceptions. We...
Via cover32
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Staff Predictions: Sam Bradford NEEDS to get on track

Aaron Mabe Will the real Eagles offensive line please stand up? After finally getting their first win last week against a very stout New York Jets defensive front, I am as conflicted as I have ever been. The offensive line was able to impose their will in the first half and get Ryan Mathews some running room to finally get the Eagles running game off the scrap heap. As with every...
Via cover32
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Female Friday: Two girls every Philadelphia Eagles fan needs to see

It’s Friday and I think we all need a nice sendoff into this awesome weekend. And as we all know, if there’s one thing that beats a gorgeous woman, it’s a gorgeous woman in a Eagles jersey. AROUND COVER32 Bold Predictions: Four outcomes that will shock the NFL in Week 4 Fantasy Sleepers: Five steals you need to pick up in daily fantasy for Week 4 First and 10: The NFL’s...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

No changes for Sunday's Eagles-Redskins game

  The NFL issued a statement on Friday regarding Sunday's Eagles-Redskins game. No changes will be made to the scheduled game in time or location. The game will start at 1 p.m. at FedEx Field. The statement read as follows: Our primary concern as it relates to Hurricane Joaquin is the safety of the public, including our fans and clubs. Based on the storm’s current trajectory...
Via Eagledelphia
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Finally Solved Safety Riddle

  View image | Patrick Causey, on Twitter @InsdeTheHuddle Nate Allen, Earl Wolff, Jaiquawn Jarrett, Quintin Demps, Macho Harris, Sean Considine, Kurt Coleman, Colt Anderson, Jarrad Page, and David Sims. Reading that list brings a trip down memory lane that every Philadelphia Eagles fan would just as soon forget. But for the last six years, these are just some...
Via Eagledelphia
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly admits defenses are hip to Eagles scheme: 'Now no one plays those coverages'

Two years ago Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly brought his fast paced offense to the NFL and had success, especially in the big play department. However, the coach admitted that defenses have gotten hip to his scheme and they won't play the coverages that his offense likes to exploit. “Two years ago we set an NFL record for explosive plays,” Kelly said, via the Eagles Twitter...
Via 60 Max Power O
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles have best run defense in the NFL

The 1-2 Philadelphia Eagles may be lagging in some areas, however the team currently has the best rush defense in the NFL, according to a report by Reuben Frank of Opposing teams are averaging only 3.1 yards per attempt against the Eagles who have allowed only 222 yards and zero touchdowns to opposing running backs. This is Philly’s best start in defending the...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles WR Matthews refuses to blame Bradford for pass game struggles

The Philadelphia Eagles' passing game has gotten off to a slow start. Through three games, quarterback Sam Bradford is averaging just 5.8 yards per attempt with three touchdowns and four interceptions. Aside from some production in the late fourth quarter of Week 2, when the Eagles already trailed by 17 points, Bradford hasn't been able to connect with talented second year wide...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kelly avoids saying ‘Redskins’ during press conference

A day after it was learned that the Philadelphia Eagles removed any mention of the Redskins name from the team’s weekly media guide ahead of Sunday’s showdown between the NFC East rivals, head coach Chip Kelly avoided using the Washington NFL team’s moniker and then spoke cryptically about his personal opinion on the controversial subject. “I have a lot of personal beliefs...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles remove ‘Redskins’ from media guide this week

The Philadelphia Eagles will travel to the D.C. area for a showdown with the NFC East rival Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field and it was noticed by one seasoned scribe that the appearance of the team’s media guide for the game has an interesting difference from guides for other games this season. Instead of the cover touting the Eagles vs. Falcons match-up or an Eagles...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles' Sproles named NFC Special Teams Player of Week

The Philadelphia Eagles got the boost they needed in Week 3 when running back Darren Sproles returned an 89-yard punt to the house. His touchdown helped lead the Eagles to their first win of the season, and he earned the honor of being named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week, for the fourth time in his career.With DeMarco Murray out with a hamstring injury, Sproles also played...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray ‘limited’ in practice, status still in doubt

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly provided an update on DeMarco Murray before Wednesday morning’s practice session, but even though the running back took part in activities Tuesday, his status for Sunday’s game against the Washington Redskins remains in doubt. “DeMarco made it through (Tuesday),” Kelly said, via “He was limited. So we’ll see how he...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Aftermath of a big Eagles win…Eric Rowe talks technique…

Defense was working hard and swarming to the ball… Rookie ILB Jordan Hicks had a nice debut as starter…whiffed on a few tackles at the end, but otherwise outstanding performance… I really should be focusing on the Eagles’ next opponent— the Washington Redskins.  But I’d like to bask in the afterglow of the victory over the Jets just a little longer. First we will...
Via Eagles Eye
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly after first win: ‘I thought it was gritty’

The Philadelphia Eagles walked away with their first win of the season 24-17, but in wasn’t exactly an attractive overall performance against the New York Jets. Entering Sunday’s game, the Eagles weren’t viewed as favorites to beat an undefeated Jets team that had only allowed 17 total points and already forced 10 turnovers. So, in order for the Eagles to win, they couldn’t afford...
Via Sportsnaut
5 days ago  |  Discuss

The Eagles Win, And It's Incredibly Depressing

Drink every checkdownSo in the aftermath of today's Eagles - Jets game, the first win of the 2015 season, I took my dog for a long walk. It's a good way to unwind and just think, because it's a time without screens, without anyone else's analysis, without noise.And when my dog squats and relieves himself, and I scoop up his leavings, it reminds me of what I've watched. Especially...
Via Five Tool Tool
6 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Darren Sproles dodges five tackles on punt return TD

    Philadelphia Eagles return man Darren Sproles sprinted his way to his sixth career punt return touchdown on Sunday in impressive fashion. Sproles caught the New York Jets’ punt near the sideline at his own ten yard line, and it looked like the special teams would at least be able to keep him from picking up too much yardage on the return. Sproles had other ideas. With...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

A Philadelphia Eagles Fan Rant

Once in awhile, it’s nice to step aside and let some other folks do the ranting and raving around these parts. That’s why today, with my Philadelphia Eagles trying to desperately to avoid an 0-3 start to the season, I thought it’d be good to let a fellow Eagles fan blow off some steam. Come […]
Via Otto's Grove
6 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray inactive vs. Jets with hamstring injury

    If the Philadelphia Eagles are going to pick up their first win of the season on Sunday, they are going to do it without their starting running back. DeMarco Murray has officially been declared inactive for Philly’s game against the New York Jets. While Murray was limited in practice all week with a hamstring injury, all reports indicated he was good to go. He may have...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles’ Byron Maxwell says growing up in the South prepared him for criticism

Last offseason, cornerback Byron Maxwell spread his wings and flew from Seattle to Philadelphia and signed a $63 million contract to huddle with a new flock of birds. But as the Eagles' new corner prepares to try to cover Jets receiver Brandon Marshall this week at MetLife Stadium, Maxwell was flapping more than his feathers about his chilly reception in Philly after two games...
Via The Other Paper
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford on Eagles’ woes: ‘We’re all frustrated’

The 0-2 Philadelphia Eagles have been a terrible mess so far this season. Not only are fans exasperated, but members of the team are also beyond frustrated with their current level of performance. Running back DeMarco Murray, whose 0.5 average yards per carry could leave him to get dusted by a snail, has expressed frustration. And, not only is Murray stressed out, quarterback...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles offense has a major first down problem

The Philadelphia Eagles rank 28th in points scored and 25th in total yards after two weeks in the 2015 season. The offense’s inability to run on first down represents at least one of the reasons why. Pail Domowitch of the Philadelphia Daily News provided this illuminating stat Wednesday: How’s this for an astounding stat — in their first 2 games, the Eagles have run...
Via The Sports Daily
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles receiver says Cowboys were calling their plays

Chip Kelly’s coaching stock took another dip Tuesday afternoon. According to 97.5 Eagles reporter Tim McManus via Pro Football Talk, Eagles receiver Josh Huff could hear the Cowboys calling out the Eagles’ plays from the sideline during Dallas’ 20-10 win at Philadelphia on Sunday. Josh Huff said that when he lined up near Dallas sideline, there were times when he heard Cowboys...
Via The Sports Daily
11 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Eagles player tackled fan who ran onto field

Nolan Carroll made a highlight-reel play on an otherwise sloppy day for the Philadelphia Eagles. One fan brought stupidity to another level Sunday by running onto the field during the Eagles’ 20-10 loss to the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field. Carroll, a cornerback currently in his second season with the Eagles, stopped the intruder dead in his tracks with an excellent...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

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