Originally written on Eagles Addict  |  Last updated 3/21/12

PHILADELPHIA - NOVEMBER 08: Head coach Andy Reid of the Philadelphia Eagles coaches against the Dallas Cowboys at Lincoln Financial Field on November 8, 2009 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Rob Carr/Getty Images There are quite a few reasons to expect the Philadelphia Eagles to have a very different season in 2012.  First and foremost, 2011 was a definitive “Murphy’s Law” season.  Every single thing that could have gone wrong truly did go wrong. Andy Reid had a division-winning team in need of a defensive overhaul.  He decided that the remedy was switching to a wide-nine alignment on the defensive line.  Then the next step was to have the defense run by the offensive line coach.  And to top it all off, he wanted to do it without quality players at linebacker or safety. It was a disaster and it may not be that great in 2012, but it has to be significantly better.  The defense took a lot of heat for blowing five fourth quarter leads, but over the course of those five awful quarters, the offense made more than its share of mistakes. In those five quarters the Eagles offense managed to score a total of three points.  If they managed just one touchdown the whole season wou...
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