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?”

The Eagles Should Absolutely Not Pursue Michael Thomas

By Pete Baxter Tensions between the New Orleans Saints and star wide receiver Michael Thomas have reached an all-time high. Early Monday morning, Thomas tweeted the following: “They tried to damage your reputation. You saved theirs by not telling your side of the story.” Clearly, this tweet was directed at the powers-that-be in New Orleans.Continue reading “The Eagles Should Absolutely Not Pursue Michael Thomas”

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)”

Five Free Agent Wide Receivers the Eagles Could Target

By Pete Baxter The Eagles announced Monday that rookie wide receiver DeVonta Smith is “week to week” after suffering an MCL sprain. Smith was the tenth pick in this year’s draft and is expected to be the number one receiver for his former college teammate Jalen Hurts. Smith had an incredible college career at Alabama.Continue reading “Five Free Agent Wide Receivers the Eagles Could Target”

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”

Philadelphia Eagles 2021 Season Preview: An Optimist’s Perspective

By Pete Baxter The Philadelphia Eagles are a team with a great deal of talent but an even greater number of question marks heading into the 2021 NFL Season. First-time head coach Nick Sirianni, most recently the offensive coordinator of the Indianapolis Colts, has had an impressive rise through the league’s coaching ranks over theContinue reading “Philadelphia Eagles 2021 Season Preview: An Optimist’s Perspective”