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Ten 2014 storylines that would be shocking; how do they affect Philadelphia Eagles?

In May, we penned a list of storylines that wouldn’t shock us during the upcoming season, developments that would seem like surprises to most but everyone should have seen coming. Today, it’s time for the opposite, a collection of plotlines that would be truly shocking if they happened during the upcoming season. With that in mind, To see 10 storylines that would be shockers...
Via cover32 - Eagles
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Tight end preview: can Zach Ertz make the sophomore leap?

Here at cover32 we are big Brent Celek fans. In fact we think he just might be the epitome of everything that is awesome about Philadelphia. That being said the future of the Eagles at tight end is all about Zach Ertz. Going into the 2013 draft the Eagles had the Stanford product ranked as a first-rounder, but they held off and were still able to nab him at #34 overall. There were...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Ertz likely to benefit from DeSean's absence

If the Eagles are looking for DeSean Jackson's "replacement," they need to look no further than to their own roster and tight end Zach Ertz. The Eagles, of course, have added two pieces - Jeremy Maclin and Darren Sproles - to supplement the 2013 production that left with Jackson. But of their current players, Ertz has perhaps the best chance to dramatically increase...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agent Tight End Preview

Zach Ertz is expected to take the "next step" next year for the Eagles, but who will be joining the tight end ranks? (Image Courtesy of Over the next couple of weeks, Eagledelphia will be addressing the Eagles free agents needs while evaluating producing a position-by-position analysis. The today’s area to be addressed: Tight End. It was an interesting...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Zach Ertz: I Want to Be Best To Ever Play The Game

Eagles rookie tight end Zach Ertz said Monday he wants to go down as the greatest tight end to ever play the game.  Zach Ertz had an immediate impact on Chip Kelly's offense even as a rookie, but the Stanford University has much more loftier goals heading into his first offseason.  Just two days after hauling in his first career playoff touchdown reception in his first post...
Via Eagledelphia
January 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Eagles TE Zach Ertz starting to show his quality

Three months into his rookie year, Zach Ertz is starting to look like the player Chip Kelly and the Eagles organization saw when they made him a high draft choice back in April. ''For such a big target, he's kind of deceptive,'' Kelly said. ''He's deceptively fast. He doesn't look like he's moving as fast, but all of a sudden he's right...
Via AP on Fox
December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Eagles tight end’s a crucial part of the offense

The tight end position is a crucial part of the Philadelphia Eagles offense and it was a major reason for the win on Sunday. The Eagles three tight ends are crucial to move the offense. Brent Celek, the starter, is a valuable receiver out of Cincinnati and came through with an acrobatic touchdown late which broke the game open for the Eagles. The first option at tight end for the...
Via The Penalty Flag
October 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Top 5 potential Tight End tandems in 2013

The explosion of outstanding tight end tandems is taking the NFL by storm, and NFL teams reacted by snatching up most of the tight ends in the 2013 draft, despite already having a proven starter at the position to capitalize on this trend. Why should you only have one great tight end, when you can have two?  It drives opposing defensive coordinators nuts. However, which teams that...
Via The Penalty Flag
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Select Zach Ertz in Second Round

2.3 Philadelphia Eagles Zach Ertz, TE, Stanford, (6-5, 249) Zach Ertz was commonly placed as the next best tight end after Zach Eiffert and for good reason. It’s unknown exactly what offense Eagles’ coach Chip Kelly is going to run at the NFL level, but he clearly wanted a versatile, athletic tight end. Ertz is a well rounded player, who has solid route running skills combined...
Via FF Locker Room
May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Tight End Zach Ertz Is Birds “Surest” Draft Pick

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Tight EndsTags: Brent CelekBrent JonesChip KellyLane JohnsonPhiladelphia EaglesZach ErtzFirst round pick Lane Johnson has the biggest upside of the Eagles draft picks, but the surest pick the Birds made during the draft was the selection of Stanford tight end Zach Ertz.  He is without a doubt just what the doctor ordered for the Eagles...
May 01, 2013  |  2 Comments
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