Can the Eagles Win the NFC East?

By Pete Baxter If I had even asked this question just one month ago, I would have appeared clinically insane. How quickly things can change in the “any given Sunday” landscape of professional football. One month ago, the Eagles were coming off a tough 33-22 loss to the Las Vegas Raiders. This brought their recordContinue reading “Can the Eagles Win the NFC East?”

The Eagles Should Sign Jaylon Smith Immediately

By Pete Baxter The Dallas Cowboys are releasing 26-year-old linebacker Jaylon Smith on Tuesday, as reported by ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Tuesday. This is a surprising move considering Smith will still be owed $7.2 million in base salary this season. Releasing Smith will create a $16.6 million dead cap hit to the team. He hadContinue reading “The Eagles Should Sign Jaylon Smith Immediately”

Five Takeaways From The Eagles’ Week Three Loss in Dallas

By Pete Baxter The Eagles were thoroughly outplayed and outcoached on Monday in a brutal 41-21 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Despite the considerable point differential, the game was actually even more one-sided than the score suggests. Philly’s defense had no answer for Dak Prescott (21 of 26 for 238 yards and three touchdowns) orContinue reading “Five Takeaways From The Eagles’ Week Three Loss in Dallas”

Five Predictions for the Eagles’ Monday Night Matchup in Dallas

By Pete Baxter Monday night will feature the latest iteration of one the NFL’s great rivalries. The Philadelphia Eagles will be travelling to Dallas to take on the Cowboys. Both teams enter their week three matchup 1-1. They are locked in a three-way tie with Washington to lead the ever-mediocre NFC East. Earlier this week,Continue reading “Five Predictions for the Eagles’ Monday Night Matchup in Dallas”