Tagged: ‘NFC East’

What they’re saying: After overhaul, Eagles defensive line still a strength
May 19th, 2017 at 11:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** In addition to being a GIF machine, Jim Schwartz is pretty conservative defensive coordinator. He doesn't like to blitz, preferring to get after opposing quarterbacks with his front four. That means the defensive line better be one of the team's strengths, and the Eagles addressed it in the NFL Draft...

What they’re saying about the Eagles: The NFC East is the strongest division in the NFL
May 15th, 2017 at 12:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** Football isn't baseball or even basketball in terms of how much analytics and advanced statistics can help explain the game. With the amount of moving parts on the All-22 tape, it's hard to quantify how much of an effect each player has on the game. That's why I like Football...

What they’re saying: The Eagles are the most-improved team in the NFC East
May 8th, 2017 at 1:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** While nobody seems to be panning the Eagles' 2017 draft haul like, say, the Chicago Bears, the general consensus is that it was solid, but perhaps unspectacular. That's fine, because the Jacksonville Jaguars seem to "win" the NFL Draft every season and look where that has gotten them. Everyone can't...

Philadelphia Eagles Will Stick with Mark Sanchez Against the New York Giants.
December 22nd, 2014 at 5:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles were eliminated from playoff contention on Sunday with the Dallas Cowboys beating the Indianapolis Colts to clinch the NFC East title. This is the first time Chip Kelly has missed any sort of postseason game since his days as offensive coordinator with New Hampshire 11...

Philadelphia Eagles Fail to Take Control of NFC East, Lose to Cowboys 38-27
December 15th, 2014 at 6:05 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Philadelphia Eagles lost to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night 38-27 in what may be the most frustrating game of the season for the Birds. Whoever won the game would take a one game lead in the NFC East with just two weeks remaining in the season. With the...