No matter what scheme Bill Davis runs for the Philadelphia Eagles, the first order of business in regards to fxing this abomination that we call “the defense” is to completely overhaul the secondary.
The Eagles need four new starters in the secondary next season. Nnamdi Asomugha, DRC, Nate Allen and Kurt Coleman should be either cut or demoted this offseason based on how they’ve played the past two seasons.
Whether it was the coaching, a dysfunctional mesh of personalities or they just simply are not good, these guys could not communicate on the field with each another and their pass coverage routinely suffered disastrous breakdowns.
Seriously, how many times did we hear about communication issues in the secondary between 2011 and 2012? It has been a constant issue. In 2011, we wrote it off to the fact there were new players, new coaches and a new scheme.
There were more changes in 2012 that may have affected the unit (Castillo firing/Bowles promotion, etc), but come on, somethin...