Found February 16, 2013 on
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...
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The Philadelphia Eagles have signed QB Dennis Dixon off of Baltimore’s practice squad. Not long after this news broke, a report by Mike Garafolo of USA Today came out that said the Chiefs were interested in trading for Nick Foles. The timing of Garafolo’s report seems quite auspicious, doesn’t it? Michael Vick re-signed, Dixon is on board and the general feeling that Foles...
QuarterbacksTags: DeSean JacksonJeremy MaclinLeSean McCoyMichael VickPhiladelphia Eagles“I expect LeSean McCoy, DeSean Jackson and Jeremy Maclin to be leaders,” Michael Vick said yesterday on ESPN’s 97.5 radio station. Vick said he plans on pushing himself and his teammates to improve their record in the upcoming season.
The Philadelphia Eagles have yet to discuss trading
quarterback Nick Foles, but they’d require a first- or second-round draft pick
in order to even consider it, according to Rob Maadi of The Associated Press.
NFL source tells me #Eagles haven't discussed trading Nick Foles w anyone & would want 1st or 2nd round pick to even consider it. Story soon
— Rob Maaddi (@RobMaaddi...
After the Philadelphia Eagles were blown out in their season finale, and Andy Reid was fired, Michael Vick blasted his Eagles teammates for “quitting, and their lack of desire.”
Vick I assume thought his time with the Eagles was over, and he was just fed up with the lack of heart around him. Fast forward about a month and a half.
The Eagles have a new coach, new system, and...
It was reported last night by USA Today that sources have told the paper the Kansas City Chiefs would be interested in acquiring quarterback Nick Foles this offseason. This morning, Comcast sports is reporting that the Philadelphia Eagles have no interest in trading the signal caller. Well, all NFL teams lie and they like to lie a lot at this time of the year.
Foles clearly does...
Either Chip Kelly really likes quarterback Nick Foles, or the quarterback play in the NFL is that mediocre, that the Eagles can ask for anything they want in a trade.
Sources tell the Associated Press that the Eagles reportedly want a first or second round pick to even consider dealing Foles.
NFL source tells me #Eagles haven’t discussed trading Nick Foles w anyone & would...
Once again the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback situation is in the news, as the team signed 28-year old quarterback Dennis Dixon to a two-year contract yesterday, just days after restructuring the contract of Michael Vick, who has entered the past two seasons as the franchises’ starting quarterback.
Dixon, who was selected by the Pittsburgh Steelers in the fifth round of the 2008...
For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction...Newton's 3rd Law of Motion, or sumlin like that. The Eagles sign Dennis Dixon, and now Big Red wants to move Shaggy Foles to his Chiefs.
The Kansas City Chiefs and new head coach Reid are reportedly interested in acquiring Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Nick Foles this offseason...
It's the time of year when NFL teams are jockeying for position as the days to the draft and free agency both draw closer and closer. Is it just desperation, or do the great minds in the football world suddenly turn to mush when evaluating available talent? Even the commentators seem to spew forth at the mouth while forgetting the history of the players up for grabs.Is it just...
Alabama has interviewed several candidates this week to replace offensive line coach Jeff Stoutland, who accepted the same position with the Philadelphia Eagles last month.