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New York Giants
Michael Vick has been battered and beaten thus far in the season, and yet the media reacts as if the Eagles are 0-3!
Philadelphia is still sitting pretty at 2-1, and Nick Foles is more than a capable backup behind Vick in case anything goes wrong.
Despite the dangerous southpaw that is often considered an injured player waiting to happen, Vick and the Eagles have nothing to be depressed about.
This team is standing right where I envisioned them coming into the season, and if the turnovers can be avoided then this team will be ready for January.
LeSean McCoy is not going bananas like some had planned, but the offensive line lost their starting center (Jason Kelce) and their left tackle ().
Things have not gone as planned heading into the season since they were dinged up a bit before everything got underway, but all is not lost. They have not even played a single game against NFC East competition and people are talking as if the year is over.
The scary part has been their inability to...
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The Philadelphia Eagles have been a pass-happy offense ever since Andy Reid took the head coaching job. When he aligns himself with offensive coaches such as Marty Mornhinweg, that philosophy will only get stronger and become more evident. It was the case with Donovan McNabb, and now it is the case with Michael Vick.
The problem is, it just isn’t working. The Eagles have LeSean...
Last Sept., Michael Vick suffered a broken hand against the Giants and was very critical of the refs after the game. When reminded of that, Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul foreshadowed what is to come in the Sunday night game this weekend.
Pierre Paul couldn’t keep a straight face when speaking to reporters on Friday saying: “”Yeah? We’ll give him (Vick) some more...
If the Eagles can’t contain the Giants D line, it will be a long day for Michael Vick on Sunday.
Sunday night’s matchup with the New York Giants will be a huge game for the Philadelphia Eagles. There is huge difference between 3-1 and 2-2 in the NFL, and a loss in this game could really be a setback for the Eagles.
This game will undoubtedly be won in the trenches. And specifically...
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Andy Reid didn’t say that there is a chance that he would replace Mike Vick with Nick Foles. That’s not what he meant when he said, “We’ll evaluate as we go here.”
You misinterpreted his words. It’s just semantics, man.
That was Reid’s assertion when he met with the media on Wednesday, at least.
According to Reid, he was unaware of how is comments...
Philly Sports World Fantasy Week 4 sits and starts
Week 3 game of the week New Orleans at Green Bay. The matchup has home team favor with Green Bay prevailing over the defense-less Saints. Past years you might think a shoot out but not this season. Rodgers, will turn his fortunes around passing for 3 touchdowns. The Packer defense, will be key controlling the game and picking off...
Defense dominated early and the New York Giants and Philadelphia Eagles were scoreless after the first quarter on Sunday night.
Eli Manning completed just 4 of 11 passes for 35 yards. Michael Vick had a better start, going 5 for 9 for 72 yards.
The defending Super Bowl champion Giants (2-1) have struggled against the Eagles (2-1) in this NFC East rivalry, losing seven of the last...
Kendall: TE Martellus Bennett or Owen Daniels in Week 4?
Given his proneness for bonehead-like behavior, I thought Bennett would be a disaster for the Giants. The theory was sound: yes, Eli Manning likes to utilize his tight ends, but if Jerry Jones, an owner who has seen his share of immature and imprudent conduct, thought the Texas A&M product was detrimental to his team...
This will be the Giants third prime time game through the first four weeks of the season. A brutal, daunting task which has proven advantageous for New York, at least record wise. The Giants are coming off of a mini-bye since they beat down the Panthers last Thursday night while the Eagles are coming off of a Sunday afternoon beat down of their own. Only problem: they were the ones...
The defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants head into a Week 4 matchup against division rival Philadelphia on a roll. After dropping their opening game to Cowboys, the Giants have won two straight.The Eagles, on the other hand, pulled out two close games in the first two weeks, before losing on the road in Arizona last Sunday.Here are THREE BOLD PREDICTIONS for this Week 4...
Week 4 Ride ‘Em Or Hide ‘Em DF/ST
You don’t need me to tell you to start you top DF…my mom could figure that out. Let’s look at some other matchups that could be favorable this week:
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Ravens vs Cle
The Ravens at home are one of toughest teams to deal with. The Browns will have little chance of doing much on offense...
The Philadelphia Eagles are matched up with the division rival New York Giants this Sunday night in Philadelphia. If you played any Eagles in last week's fantasy game, you probably were disappointed with the lackluster performance by the offense.
No touchdowns by any player as the Eagles only mustered two field goals. The Eagles have been somewhat of an enigma this...
9. Arizona Cardinals are 3-0
Given that it’s too early to call the Cardinals playoff contenders, they have demonstrated some great football so far. They have beat two preseason Super Bowl contenders in back-to-back games (Patriots, Eagles), and their defense made Michael Vick look like Kevin Kolb this week
8. The New York Jets are in 1st place in the AFC East
This is surprising...