Originally written on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 11/11/14
It’s true that this 2012 Philadelphia Eagles team has played more like the prey, rather than birds of prey, but in the spirit of Thanksgiving I thought it would be better to take a look at the positive side of things. There hasn’t been much to cheer about this season, unfortunately.  And, we’re facing a future with the most uncertainty since after the 1998 season.  However, if we really really try, we can come up with some things to be thankful for about this team and our situation going forward (or at least putting a positive spin on some things)… Players that are performing well: DeMeco Ryans hasn’t been exceptional, but he’s been a significant improvement at the middle linebacker position.  Ryans has played very well this year and he’s certainly been worth the price we paid in the trade (a 4th round pick and swap of 3rd-rounders). In fact, Pro Football Focus has him as their 4th-best inside linebacker so far this year. LeSean McCoy is easily the Eagles’ best player and is an elit...
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