Originally posted on Eagles Eye  |  Last updated 9/28/12
I am a little tired of the constant complaint of Philly fans who demand a more "balanced" offense out of the Eagles attack... Offensive "balance" is a myth in today's NFL... This sport has evolved into a chess match...and the key word is "match"... Teams that win in the NFL today are the ones who identify and exploit "mismatches" in personnel and scheme...and every game and every opponent is different in this respect. So to say we need a uniform vanilla flavor to the balance of our offense is fallacy. Look, if the mismatch is on the cornerbacks or linebackers or safeties of the Giants this Sunday, then that's where Marty and Vick are going to go... If the Eagles O-Line is perceived as superior to the run defense of the Giants' DL, then Marty and Vick will go more to the run and the screen game...  It's as simple as that. That's why I find the current "Run vs. Pass" controversy surrounding the Eagles going into this game against the Giants a joke. If th...
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