Eagles 2011 Season
Since the 2011 season is all but “mathematically” over for the Philadelphia Eagles, the next best thing to happen is for the Eagles to lose. And lose as much as possible.
I’m generally an optimistic person when it comes to the Eagles and there is still a small part of me that hopes for the impossible: that the Eagles will go on a seven-game winning streak and make the playoffs.
However, I’m also a realist. The chances of this Eagles team making the playoffs are about as good as Jeff Sandusky becoming Troop Leader for the Boy Scouts of America.
For the first time since the 2005 season, the Eagles are basically out of playoff contention before Thanksgiving. It’s a depressing notion, really.
At this point, the Eagles might be better served in the long run if they just continue to lose. Here are the two main reasons why:
They’ll get a better pick in the draft and it will force a change in the coaching staff.
Seriously, what good will it serve the Eagles if they wi...