Aftermath of a disastrous Eagles losing streak… but we’re still in it?

I took 2 days off after the Thanksgiving massacre in Detroit to think things over about the 2015 edition of the Eagles. You get drubbed like that (45-14) in back to back games and you’re suddenly 4-7 and your next opponent is the undefeated New England Patriots on the road? You have to do some soul-searching for sure to figure out how you’re going to approach the rest of the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles make several roster moves

According to ESPN, the Philadelphia Eagles have placed cornerback Nolan Carroll on injured reserve list after he broke his ankle during the team’s loss last week against the Lions. In addition, the team signed defensive back Jaylen Watkins from the Bills’ practice squad and placed on the 53-man roster. ESPN writes: 'The loss of Carroll is going to be challenging for the Eagles...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Secondary Solution: Thurmond to the Slot and Rowe to Safety

Photo: USA Today Images Perhaps the biggest question mark heading into the season opener against Atlanta is the slot CB position.  Ever since Brandon Boykin was traded and JaCorey Shepherd was injured, this spot has been a turn-style. The latest speculation seems to be that Nolan Carroll will shift to the slot in nickel situations.  The remaining question is who will take the...
Via Eagles Addict
September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Postgame Perspective: Eagles starters complete solid preseason

  If the third game of the preseason is the final test for many of the Eagles starters, then they passed with flying colors. It started with Sam Bradford, but realistically, it was an offensive juggernaut that looks ready to tackle the regular season. Bradford's early success set the tone for a huge first half for the Eagles, who rolled to a 39-26 win over the Packers. Bradford...
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August 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles’ Rookie Receiver Nelson Agholor has Taken Advantage of Increased Opportunities in Training Camp

Eagles’ Nelson Agholor looks back at teammate E.J. Biggers during training camp special teams drills at the NovaCare Complex on Saturday, August 8, 2015. (Yong Kim/Staff Photographer) The Philadelphia Eagles selected wide receiver Nelson Agholor with their first round selection in this year’s draft in an effort to add youth to an offense that has seen lots of turnover in the...
Via The Sports Journal
August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly: Watkins, Rowe & Biggers Battling For Nickel Back Position

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Secondary Tags: Chip KellyE.J. BiggersEric RoweJaylen Watkins The Eagles are on the field practicing, but here’s quick look at what’s going on.  Chip Kelly let us know in his pre-practice news conference that  Jaylen Watkins, Eric Rowe, and E.J. Biggers will be battling for that nickel back position.  Watkins and Rowe were in there today...
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August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles veteran players looking to break out of their career shadows…

Most of the speculative excitement about upcoming Eagles training camp will be focused upon the drafted rookies and the offseason big-name acquisitions. It always seems that way.  I had been thinking about giving some thought to the other guys, though—the returning veteran players whose careers are somewhat in the shadows of popular scrutiny. I worked on a rough draft of such...
Via Eagles Eye
July 21, 2015  |  Discuss

The State of the Eagles Secondary

Perhaps the most intriguing position to watch during training camp will be the Secondary. Why is it so intriguing? When 3 of the 4 starting roles are open for new starters to a single positional group, it has to be captivating. Lets dive in. What Do We Know? View image | gettyimages.com About the only thing that is known in the Eagles secondary is that Malcolm Jenkins...
Via TopSportsReport
July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles Corner Draft But Long UFDA Shopping List Remains

  View image | gettyimages.com Eagles Corner Draft But Long UFDA Shopping List Remains The Philadelphia Eagles made a huge statement to the NFL in focusing three of their six 2015 NFL draft picks upon the cornerback position. While the argument could be made that there is an opportunity to coach any of these prospects up as a safety, for now, we'll settle them into the cornerback...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Philly Signs Arjirotutu and Biggles to One-Year Deals

The Philadelphia Eagles have added some depth to both their receiving corps and secondary with the recent signings of wide receiver Seyi Ajirotutu and cornerback E.J. Biggers, each to one-year deals.These signings are the latest in coach Chip Kelly’s active offseason and aim to bolster areas of need going into the draft (first round begins Thursday, April 30). Biggers, formerly...
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April 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles add WR Seyi Ajirotutu and DB E.J. Biggers to roster

The Eagles announced the signings of WR Seyi Ajirotutu and defensive back E.J. Biggers to one-year deals on Tuesday.  Seyi Ajirotutu Ajirotutu (6-3, 215) , most recently played for the San Diego Chargers, where he signed in 2012. He was named the Chargers Special Teams Player of the Year in 2014 and led the team in special teams tackles in both 2013 (12) and 2014 (17). The...
Via Philly Sports Muse
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Bargain basement signings by Eagles just a distraction from the bigger picture…

Cornerback E.J. Biggers can tackle Riley Cooper— at least that much is known… Seyi Ajirotutu is a long-lost WR who can ball the heck out on special teams.. Maybe E.J. Biggers could actually survive TC to be that “insurance” Eagles’ corner… These are the bargain basement times in NFL roster-building— Bring in your motivated 5th and 6th-year free agent guys for...
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April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles Add Depth with 2 Signings

View image | gettyimages.com On Tuesday the Eagles signed two lower level free agents. EJ Biggers spent the last couple of seasons with the Redskins and has experience at both safety and cornerback, something that Kelly covets. He could possibly challenge for the open safety spot. Seyi Ajirotutu spent 2014 with the San Diego Chargers. He was voted as their Special Teams Player...
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April 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Scot McCoughan making the right moves already

With the release of defensive linemen Barry Cofield and Stephen Bowen, new Washington Redskins General Manager Scot McCloughan is showing everyone he is serious about transforming the team into a contender for years to come. Not to mention a salary cap savings of $10 million, which can go towards adding a player or two who can make significant contributions. Cofield and Bowen, who...
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March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL News: Washington Redskins Off-Season Preview

We here at Point Blank had such a good time working on our Super Bowl predictions with up-and-coming UTNSports.com writer Dan Morris that we thought we’d do it again. But bigger. So we’re teaming up once more to bring you the offseason needs of all 32 NFL franchises (according to us) to better prepare you for what to expect when it comes to your team. We’ll tell you how much...
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February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Cowboys Cole Beasley survives vicious facemask by E.J. Biggers (VIDEO)

Cowboys receiver Cole Beasley caught a pass from Tony Romo and was pulled down by the facemask by Redskins cornerback E.J. Biggers during the second quarter of Sunday's game. But this nasty yank was so vicious, every referee and their mother caught the infraction. Biggers was flagged for 15 yards and Dallas went on to score a touchdown two plays later. More importantly...
Via The Other Paper
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Cole Beasley Almost Had His Head Twisted Off By EJ Bigger

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Cole Beasley was the recipient of a brutal face mask from Washington Redskins cornerback EJ Biggers.
Via Gamedayr
December 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Inactive List for Week 13; Jordan Reed & Trent Williams Will Play

Redskins Inactive List for Week 13 The Washington Redskins declared the following players as inactive for Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts. - QB Kirk Cousins - WR Aldrick Robinson - CB EJ Biggers - G Spencer Long - WR Leonard Hankerson - OT Tyler Polumbus
November 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Report Week 13

Redskins Injury Report Week 13 The Washington Redskins injury report heading into Sunday’s game against the Indianapolis Colts only contains one Redskins player who didn’t practice all week, cornerback EJ Biggers (concussion). Biggers, defensive end Jason Hatcher (knee), defensive tackle Chris Baker (chest), safety Ryan Clark (shoulder stinger), runningback Silas Redd Jr (rib...
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins: Bashaud Breeland injures knee in Friday practice

Coming off of his best game, rookie cornerback Bashaud Breeland hurt his knee in Friday’s practice. Breeland is now questionable to play in Sunday’s Week 9 contest against the Vikings. The Redskins will await the status of an MRI to determine if Breeland will be able to play. Tracey Porter and E.J. Biggers would move up to the depth chart if Breeland is unable to go.
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October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

MRI reveals torn Achilles for DeAngelo Hall, out for season

The Washington Redskins have suffered a major blow to their defense, as cornerback DeAngelo Hall will miss the remainder of the season with a torn Achilles. Hall confirmed the news to NBC4′s Dianna Marie Russini. Just spoke to DeAngelo Hall tore his Achilles. He's getting surgery in the next few days #redskins — Dianna Marie Russini (@NBCdianna) September 22, 2014 Hall fell...
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September 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins: Sign McGlynn, But Is Bigger(s) Better?

The Redskins continued their slow move through free agency on Friday, signing interior offensive lineman Mike McGlynn. Capable at either center or guard, the 6’4″ 325 was a fourth round selection by Philadelphia in the 2008 NFL Draft. McGlynn has started 47 of 56 games with the Eagles, Cincinnati Bengals and most recently the Indianapolis Colts over the past six seasons. This...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins re-sign CB E.J. Biggers to a 1-year deal

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins have re-signed cornerback E.J. Biggers to a one-year deal.
Via FOXSports.com
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins Re-Sign DB E.J. Biggers

  Pro Football Talk, citing a league source, reports that the Redskins are re-signing DB E.J. Biggers. Biggers, 26, signed a one-year contract worth $1.5 million with the Redskins last year. Previous reports have indicated that the Redskins were interested in re-signing Biggers, so this doesn’t come as a huge surprise. Washington moved him around a bit during the 2013 season...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Which Free Agents Should The Redskins Want Back?

Having recently signed CB DeAngelo Hall and DL Chris Baker to new contracts, the Redskins now have 16 unsigned free agents — six on offense and ten on defense. PLAYER  POSITION Brian Orakpo*    OLB Perry Riley    ILB Bryan Kehl    ILB Darryl  Tapp    ILB Nick Barnett    ILB Rob Jackson    OLB Brandon Meriweather    S Reed Doughty    S E.J...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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