How the Eagles Will Upset the 49ers in Week Two

By Pete Baxter The Philadelphia Eagles stormed out of the gates in week one with a dominant upset victory over the Atlanta Falcons. The Eagles entered the game as three-point underdogs but they ultimately laid a smack down on the Falcons in Atlanta by a score of 32-6. Entering week 2, the Eagles’ home opener,Continue reading “How the Eagles Will Upset the 49ers in Week Two”

Five Takeaways from the Eagles’ Season Opener

By Pete Baxter The Philadelphia Eagles came hot out of the gates to kick off the 2021 regular season. The Eagles travelled to Atlanta and crushed Matt Ryan and the Falcons by a score of 32 to 6. Yes, it is just one game. Yes, the Falcons are rebuilding and are in for a longContinue reading “Five Takeaways from the Eagles’ Season Opener”

Meet the Eagles’ Week 1 Practice Squad

By Pete Baxter The Eagles have officially nailed down the 17 players who will make up their practice squad to start the season. It is a mix of veterans and rookies, ranging in age from 22 to 29. The final lineup, in alphabetical order by last name, is as follows: Kayode Awosika, G/T La’Raven Clark,Continue reading “Meet the Eagles’ Week 1 Practice Squad”

Rex Ryan: The Next Head Coach of the Chicago Bears?

By Pete Baxter This year’s season of HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’ features the 2021 Dallas Cowboys. It has had its share of highlights, from Dak Prescott drama to Zeke Elliot comic relief. Watching a young defensive star develop before our eyes in Micah Parsons has been a treat. As predicted, Jerry Jones and his stream ofContinue reading “Rex Ryan: The Next Head Coach of the Chicago Bears?”

Eagles Name Week 1 Starter, Zach Ertz Changes His Tune

By Pete Baxter Things are looking up in Philadelphia. The team seems to have a renewed level of direction and cohesion under head coach Nick Sirianni, and it shows. This week has seen the Eagles close two lingering, unanswered questions left open throughout the preseason. The biggest being who would start week 1 at quarterback.Continue reading “Eagles Name Week 1 Starter, Zach Ertz Changes His Tune”

What Does Minshew Mania Mean for Philadelphia?

By Pete Baxter It was announced on Saturday that the Philadelphia Eagles had acquired quarterback Gardner Minshew from the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Eagles sent a conditional sixth-round pick back in return. Minshew became available after Jaguars coach Urban Meyer officially announced on Wednesday that first overall pick Trevor Lawrence would be the Day 1 starterContinue reading “What Does Minshew Mania Mean for Philadelphia?”

Defending Jalen Hurts: Accurately Ranking the Eagles QB

By Pete Baxter Bleacher Report released their annual ranking of every NFL team’s starting quarterback on Tuesday.  Eagles’ second-year quarterback Jalen Hurts was ranked just one spot above the bottom of the barrel, at 31st. He beat out only Tyrod Taylor, who is expected to start for the Texans as Deshaun Watson’s legal situation playsContinue reading “Defending Jalen Hurts: Accurately Ranking the Eagles QB”

Zach Ertz to the Patriots: The Real Deal or All Hype?

By Pete Baxter A candid moment between Patriots’ head coach Bill Belichick and embattled Eagles’ tight end Zach Ertz is going viral. The main highlight of the brief conversation, caught during a joint practice between their respective teams, went as follows: “I’m still going to get you some day,” the legendary coach told Ertz, “butContinue reading “Zach Ertz to the Patriots: The Real Deal or All Hype?”

Two Trades the Eagles Should Make Now (That Don’t Involve Deshaun Watson)

By Pete Baxter It was reported on Saturday that Day 9 of Philadelphia Eagles training camp was by far the team’s worst performance so far. The defense looked decent by all accounts, but Jalen Hurts and his offense struggled to get anything going. The first team offensive line was ineffective despite a shake-up to theContinue reading “Two Trades the Eagles Should Make Now (That Don’t Involve Deshaun Watson)”

Why The Eagles Should Not Pursue Deshaun Watson

By Pete Baxter Rumors have swirled throughout the NFL offseason regarding Deshaun Watson’s future. It was reported in January that Watson had officially requested a trade from the Houston Texans. This was immediately following the team’s hiring of new General Manager Nick Caserio. This followed a season in which Watson led the league in passing,Continue reading “Why The Eagles Should Not Pursue Deshaun Watson”