LOOK: Eagles safeties are among the best in the league

There is no doubt that, through three games, the Eagles look to have found a very good duo of safeties in Malcolm Jenkins and Walter Thurmond. The Eagles gambled in the offseason when they signed Thurmond and decided to try him out at safety. The gamble has paid off big time and Walter Thurmond has become a ball-hawking safety who is tied for the league lead in interceptions. We...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles talking points in preparation for Redskins…

From Chip Kelly’s press conference this past Thursday: On safeties Jenkins and Thurmond: Chip Kelly said that the #Eagles “knew what they had with Jenkins and Thurmond in the slot. We wanted to expand other roles in preseason.” On explosive plays (or lack thereof!): “Two years ago we set an NFL record for explosive plays, now no one plays those coverages on us.” On Ced...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Finally Solved Safety Riddle

  View image | Patrick Causey, on Twitter @InsdeTheHuddle Nate Allen, Earl Wolff, Jaiquawn Jarrett, Quintin Demps, Macho Harris, Sean Considine, Kurt Coleman, Colt Anderson, Jarrad Page, and David Sims. Reading that list brings a trip down memory lane that every Philadelphia Eagles fan would just as soon forget. But for the last six years, these are just some...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly praises safeties Malcolm Jenkins, Walter Thurmond

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly ruffled some feathers after his team lost their first two games and pointed fingers at the players for lack of execution. However, when it rains it pours, and when the shines the warmth is felt, this time by safeties Malcolm Jenkins and Walter Thurmond, who have turned the position from a weakness in 2104 to a strength in 2015. "I'm pleased...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles Are Getting Outstanding Safety Play From Jenkins And Thurmond

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Secondary Tags: Malcolm JenkinsPhiladelphia EaglesWalter Thurmond The Eagles might be getting the best safety play of any team in the National Football League.  Both Malcolm Jenkins and Walter Thurmond have been playing some outstanding football against both the run and the pass.  If Jenkins had been able to pull down the two passes which...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Eagles’ Malcolm Jenkins zings Rex Ryan in compliment to Jets

The Philadelphia Eagles are in complete free fall mode at 0-2 and in order to avoid an 0-3 start that most certainly would sink their season, the team faces the daunting task of heading to East Rutherford, N.J., to face a red hot, undefeated New York Jets team. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins understands the formidable challenge that faces the team Sunday at MetLife Stadium, one...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Malcolm Jenkins disses Rex Ryan with Jets compliment

The 2-0 Jets, fresh off their impressive upset victory over the Colts, are the current talk of the football world. Ironically, they’re winning without doing any talking, a refreshing change from years past when Rex Ryan was blowing enough hot air to blanket the five boroughs. There’s a correlation there, according to Malcolm Jenkins. The Eagles’ veteran safety, who gets his...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

S Malcolm Jenkins says secondary 'looking forward to shining'

Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins didn't hold back his enthusiasm when talking about the prospects of the defensive secondary, or what their expectations are after a problematic 2014 season. “Last year, everyone kind of looked towards me,” Jenkins said, via CSN Philly. “This year, everybody’s making plays and we’re all just really competing against each other...
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Philadelphia Eagles DB Malcolm Jenkins Pranks DeMarco Murray For Sitting Out Of Practice

After sending LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills the Philadelphia Eagles needed to find another marquee running back, and managed to do so by luring DeMarco Murray away from the Dallas Cowboys. After leading the league in rushing he thought he was worth more than the Cowboys were willing to pay him.Many Dallas fans were not sad to see him go because he has been injury prone throughout...
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August 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Malcolm Jenkins Sends Message To His Non-Practicing Teammates

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles General News News Tags: DeMarco MurrayMalcolm Jenkins There are some interesting things going on at Eagles practice and messages being sent.  Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins who is clearly one of the leaders on the squad, brought a chair over to running back DeMarco Murray, during practice.  Murray wasn’t practicing today. He was watching in his...
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Is the Washington Redskins’ Rushing Attack Set to Reach Past Heights?

LANDOVER, MD – DECEMBER 20: Running back Alfred Morris #46 of the Washington Redskins scores a first quarter touchdown agianst the defense of free safety Malcolm Jenkins #27 of the Philadelphia Eagles at FedExField on December 20, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) The Washington Redskins have prided themselves on a versatile running offense over...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles veteran Malcolm Jenkins pays tribute to the troops

As great as football is sometimes it’s good to be reminded that there are more important things in life. Today is Memorial Day, commemorating the lives of those who defended our country from threats abroad. As such, a lot of people are sharing inspirational messages on social media paying tribute to the troops… AROUND COVER32 Five Things: Big NFL stories fans might have missed...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Malcolm Jenkins wasn't surprised by LeSean McCoy trade

The entire world was shocked when news broke that the Philadelphia Eagles traded running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills. However, behind the scenes, it does not appear that many of McCoy’s former teammates were that surprised. During an interview on NFL Network, safety Malcolm Jenkins shared what Chip Kelly prefers in a running back as far as type and style go. For...
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April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Fullbacks? Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins puts Heath Evans on blast

When you think about the elements for a Super Bowl caliber football team, having a fullback usually isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. Don’t tell that to former NFL player and current analyst Heath Evans, though. Apparently Evans (a fullback in his day) thinks that it’s a pre-requisite to have one in order to win it all, and therefore the Philadelphia Eagles don’t...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant warns DeMarco Murray about going to Eagles

Now a free agent, DeMarco Murray has his choice of which team to suit up for during the upcoming season. Former teammate Dez Bryant doesn’t think going to the division rival Eagles would be the best move. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins has already begun the process of recruiting Murray to Philadelphia. I don't like the...Read More
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March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Malcolm Jenkins makes impact in Phoenix with Super Baskets of Hope

Volunteers at the Super Baskets of Hope event in Glendale, Arizona. Phoenix is the center of the NFL universe this week as host of Super Bowl XLIX. The championship game is absent the Philadelphia Eagles. However, some players are still making impact while in town. Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins helped to kick off the week leading up to the big game on January 26 with Super Baskets...
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January 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles Free Agency Guide: Secondary

Preface As part one of a six part series leading up to free agency, I’ll be taking a look at the Eagles options in the secondary. After that I’ll focus on the linebacking core, defensive line, offensive line, offensive skill positions and lastly, the quarterback position. The biggest downfall for the Eagles this past season was their poor secondary play against good quarterbacks...
December 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant has heated argument with Malcolm Jenkins during warmups (Video)

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant and Philadelphia Eagles free safety Malcolm Jenkins got into a heated argument during warmups prior to Sunday night's game at Lincoln Financial Field.It's not clear what the confrontation was about, but Bryant seemed to initiate things and was clearly agitated about something. Bryant and Jenkins got face-to-face three times, but Bryant's...
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December 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant and Malcolm Jenkins got into heated argument during pregame warmups (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. The Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles continued their NFC East rivalry on Sunday as the two teams met with identical 9-4 records atop the division standings. Before the game got underway, Dez Bryant and Malcolm Jenkins got into a heated argument during pregame warmups. Bryant and Jenkins came face-to-face...Read More
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December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant, Malcolm Jenkins Go At It Before Cowboys-Eagles Game (Video)

In case you haven’t heard, Cowboys-Eagles is a pretty big rivalry. Add Dez Bryant’s refusal to back down from any fight whatsoever, and you’ve got yourself a pregame confrontation. During warmups before Sunday night’s NFC East showdown between Dallas and Philadelphia at Lincoln Financial Field, Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins had a few words for Bryant near midfield. The Cowboys...
December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant and Malcolm Jenkins Engage in Pre-game Spat

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant is known for his passion on the football field. It might rub some people the wrong way, but it surely does help his team get amped for a game. This didn’t change prior to the team’s huge game against the Philadelphia Eagles in a matchup that will decide first place in the NFC East. That’s Bryant getting into it with Eagles safety Malcolm...
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December 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Recap: Suffocating defense by Seattle Seahawks grounds the Philadelphia Eagles

The Seattle Seahawks beat the Philadelphia Eagles by a score of 24-14 on the road today. Here’s our game recap and awards: MVP – Doug Baldwin Russell Wilson had this one on lockdown until he almost threw a pick six to Malcolm Jenkins in the fourth quarter. If Jenkins had held on it might have cost Seattle the game, so I had to go another direction and picked Doug Baldwin. I...
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December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Safety Power Rankings: Did Malcolm Jenkins of the Eagles make the top ten?

Anybody and their grandmother can make a power rankings list for the NFL’s best quarterbacks. It takes a real man or a sportswriter with nothing better to do to rank the less glamorous positions. In that spirit let’s find out who the top ten safeties are playing in the league right now. To determine the list I went by Pro Football Focus’ pass coverage ratings. Tashuan Gipson...
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December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Malcolm Jenkins says Eagles remind him of Super Bowl winning Saints team

PHILADELPHIA — The next time Eaglessafety Malcolm Jenkins and his teammates take the field this Sunday at Lincoln Financial Field, they'll be doing so against the defending Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks. Jenkins, who hoisted the Lombardi Trophy after winning Super Bowl XLIV with the New Orleans Saints says his current teammates have all the ingredients necessary ... ...
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December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Major changes could come to Philadelphia Eagles secondary after Green Bay beatdown

If the Philadelphia Eagles have one big weakness this season it’s definitely their secondary. While there have been bright flashes from Brandon Boykin and Malcolm Jenkins on the whole the unit has been underwhelming. For the season only Jenkins and Boykin have positive ratings from Pro Football Focus; the rest have disappointed, never moreso than Sunday’s epic ass kicking at...
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November 19, 2014  |  Discuss
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