Found July 31, 2012 on
After a week off to coincide with the bye week, BDTS is back and this time with the very familiar Philadelphia Eagles. The Falcons and Eagles have matched up every year since the Mike Smith era began. The Eagles have dominated the series winning three of four, but they fell to the Falcons last year in the Georgia Dome. This time the Matt Ryan led Falcons will head to Lincoln Financial to face the Eagles led by former Falcons QB Mike Vick.
The Falcons head to Philly to take on Vick and his dynasty
When you look at the coaching match up several things stand out. For starters, Andy Reid has had Mike Smith's number in the series, but the Falcons managed to grab a win last year. The Eagles DC is still their former OL coach Juan Castillo. Castillo was heavily criticized for being in over his head last year and not utilizing a scheme that played to the strengths of his players, specifically CBs Asante Samuel and Nnamdi Asomugha. After much debate between the media the Eagles cho...
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The weather is hot and the days are long, but the sounds and smells of football are in the air. It’s time for training camp, and once again the Philadelphia Eagles meet at Lehigh University for their summer preparations for the fast approaching football season. There is not much to cheer about in Philadelphia these days. The Phillies stink, the Flyers have missed out on three of...
Eagles left defensive end Jason Babin could miss most of training camp with a partially torn muscle in his left calf. An MRI exam revealed Babin has a second-degree strain, which occurred Saturday during a one-on-one pass-rushing drill against right tackle Todd Herremans. Babin was voted to the Pro Bowl in 2011 with 18 sacks and three forced fumbles after re-joining the...
To be honest not really a day off, as teammates and coaches were in meetings all day... but a day off in the sense it gives guys 24 hours to assess their sore bodies and put together a plan to avoid unnecessary pain today...Too bad that notion does not apply to WR Ron Johnson, who was unceremoniously waived by the team with a relatively paltry injury settlement of $60,000 for the...
Camps are just underway and this is typically when news starts to heat up. Every once in a while, there’s a blip we just can’t ignore. Bryce Brown has been on our radar for quite a while and his story is so interesting we feel we have to something out there to answer a very important question.
Who is Bryce Brown?
There are many adjectives you could use to describe Brown’s...
Wide receiver Andrew Brewer was signed by the Eagles, who waived/injured wide receiver Ron Johnson. Brewer played the past two seasons in the UFL for the Omaha Nighthawks, where Eagles player personnel executive Rick Mueller was the general manager. Brewer set a Northwestern single-season record in 2009 by averaging 16.2 yards per catch, with current Eagle Mike Kafka his quarterback.
The first practices featuring pads for the Philadelphia Eagles took place this weekend and there were some casualties.
Riley Cooper suffered a broken left collarbone at Saturday’s practice. The wideout is expected to have a big season in 2012 but will be out for at least six weeks. Cooper will have surgery on Monday to plate his collarbone. The lost time in training camp is a disappointment...
Tier 1: The Elite
1. Arian Foster
2. LeSean McCoy
3. Ray Rice
Who I want the most: LeSean McCoy. I love Arian Foster. I love Ray Rice. But like last year, I really love LeSean McCoy. And after these guys, well, let's just say the running backs are a crap-shoot. These are hands down the elite, the most proven, and the closest to a surefire running back you will get this...
9. Michael Vick will finish in the top 5 ranked Quarterbacks.
After a disappointing campaign last season, both team-wise and individually, Vick will bounce back stronger than ever. He finished outside the top 10 QB ranks via Yahoo last season. But with a boosted Eagles confidence, I predict Vick to finish right atop the biggest names in Fantasy with Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, Tom...