Bart Scott praises Alex Smith by ripping Mark Sanchez from Jets days

"If I would have had Alex Smith, I would have won two Super Bowls, possibly three," Scott told the Kansas City Star. Watch video Bart Scott peeled open an old Mark Sanchez wound for Jets fans on Thursday in an interview with the Kansas City Star. Scott, the ex-Jets linebacker, is now a studio analyst at CBS Sports. And when...
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Lions' Ziggy Ansah tied a franchise sack record in 2015

Detroit Lions defensive end Ezekiel Ansah stepped up and became a sack master in 2015. He finished the season with 14.5 sacks, just a half-sack shy of Robert Porcher's single-season franchise record (15.0 sacks in 1999).Although Ansah fell short of the record mark, his 11 games with a sack matched a different team record set by Porcher in '99.Ansah recorded a sack in all but five...
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Five NFL head coaches who must be fired

It’s not likely that many NFL head coaches have great job security. Most are either on the hot seat, or a losing streak away from being there. While a case could be made for plenty of NFL head coaches to be fired, these five have all hit their limits. If the teams that employ these coaches are interested in taking a step in the right direction, they must move on from their current...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Could Chip Kelly bring Johnny Manziel to the Eagles?

The Philadelphia Eagles could end up in search of a quarterback once again this offseason, and one name that will be linked to the team if Chip Kelly sticks around is Johnny Manziel. Why? For starters, Kelly’s offense at Oregon enjoyed most of its success with a quarterback who could throw and run, such as Marcus Mariota. Manziel has not shown that he can be that player at the...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: the silver lining

The Philadelphia Eagles have had their ups and downs this season. They have given up 10 passing touchdowns and 90 points over their last two games. Jordan Hicks, the stellar rookie that quarterbacked the Eagles defense to respectability, who also returned a Matt Cassel interception for a touchdown to seal a crucial Eagles victory over the Dallas Cowboys on November 8th; is done for...
December 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford returns to practice, but does it matter for broken Eagles?

Sam Bradford was spotted throwing passes inside the Eagles practice facility, which constitutes a big step in the quarterback’s recovery from his injury to his non-throwing shoulder. Video of Sam Bradford at practice: — Zach Berman (@ZBerm) December 1, 2015   This means we could potentially see Bradford in this Sunday’s game against the...
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December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Jason Peters leaves game with an ankle injury

Philadelphia Eagles left tackle Jason Peters has struggled to stay on the field this season due to injuries. Thursday against the Detroit Lions, the struggle continued as Peters left the game early in the first quarter when a Lions Lineman rolled over his ankle. Peters has already missed two games with a back injury and with him sidelined the Eagles moved Lane Johnson to left tackle...
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November 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Mark Sanchez will start against Detroit

The Philadelphia Eagles will give Mark Sanchez the nod today against the Detroit Lions as starter Sam Bradford recovers from multiple injuries. Bradford has cleared the NFL’s concussion protocol, but is still suffering the effects of a sprained AC joint in his left shoulder. The news was first reported by Ian Rappaport and Albert Breer of NFL Network says Sanchez will be starting...
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November 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles QB Sam Bradford out, Mark Sanchez in against Lions

DETROIT (AP) Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford is inactive for their Thanksgiving game against the Lions. Mark Sanchez will start again Thursday in Detroit for Philadelphia. Bradford passed through concussion protocol but has still been bothered by an issue with his non-throwing shoulder. Sanchez started Sunday, throwing two touchdowns and three interceptions in a 45-17 loss to...
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November 26, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Network Report: Mark Sanchez Will Get The Start

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Quarterbacks Tags: Mark Sanchez NFL Network is reporting that Mark Sanchez will start for the Eagles today in place of Sam Bradford, who will miss his second start of the season.  Bradford had a separated shoulder in the Miami game and he endured a concussion.  I’m not surprised that he’s being held out. Sanchez has got to avoid turning...
November 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles Fantasy Football Appeal: Week12

QB Sam Bradford Q Week 11 performance: DNP ESPN Week 12 projection: 0 fantasy points Sam Bradford passed the NFL’s concussion protocol, but his status is still unknown for tomorrow vs the Lions. Keep in mind Bradford is still dealing with a shoulder sprain in his non-throwing shoulder so I would think the Eagles will go with Sanchez another week and not rush Sam back. QB Mark...
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November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez Is Likely To Be The Eagles Starting QB

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Eagles News Quarterbacks We’re not sure who is going to be playing quarterback for the Birds on Thursday.  Mark Sanchez took most of the reps in what was nothing more than walk thru’s on Monday and Tuesday.   Sam Bradford said he didn’t miss much from not getting a lot of practice reps with the offense because the [...] (Read more...) The post...
November 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez Could Start on Turkey Day

(Photo Credit: Boston Globe) Pro Football Spot rating scale: Grades run from A+ to F-, An "A" is a must start, "B" is a recommended start, "C" is a "if needed start", "D" is don't start and "F" is simply not a fantasy option at all this week. There is speculation is Mark Sanchez is going to be the Eagles' starting quarterback this Thanksgiving Day. Sam Bradford...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss


It's difficult to argue that the Philadelphia Eagles have been a disappointment through the first 11 weeks of the NFL season. Considering their extremely high expectations entering the season, numerous roster changes, and impressive preseason performance, one can make the argument that their current record of 4-6 is the most surprising in the NFL. The current state of the NFC East...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Biggest NFL villains on Thanksgiving Day

A coach, a referee, a player and a body part. What do they have in common? Infamy! Despite the reason for the season, there have been a handful of NFL villains that have ruined Thanksgiving for the rest of us. Of course, considering the league has been playing games on Thanksgiving for nearly a century, that’s not half bad. The NFL has featured Thanksgiving day games dating...
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November 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Sanchez clears the air about spat with Sproles

After the Philadelphia Eagles were demolished by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in a  45-17 loss, there were many questions that needed to be answered. The effort displayed Sunday epitomized what the season has been for Philadelphia and a sideline spat between quarterback Mark Sanchez and running back Darren Sproles may have been the tipping point of more fall out to come. When Lavonte...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers Dominate Philadelphia Eagles in Win

Philadelphia Eagles’ Mark Sanchez chases after Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ Lavonte David after throwing an interception during the second half of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) The Philadelphia Eagles season hasn’t gone the way many people expected it to, but Sunday’s loss was the team’s...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Weekly Report Card: Sanchez being Sanchez

  View image |   The scoreboard spoke for itself. The Eagles lost on Sunday to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 45-17. There is no need to meander around what you know is already coming, so let's just get right to it. Here is this week's report card. Pass Offense: Mark Sanchez is what he is. He actually started the game pretty well. His first drive...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Mark Sanchez blows off argument with Darren Sproles

Mark Sanchez did his best to downplay an on-field confrontation with Darren Sproles following the Philadelphia Eagles’ 45-17 thumping by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Sanchez and Sproles appeared to have a communication breakdown on an attempted screen pass that ultimately was intercepted by Bucs linebacker Lavonte David and returned 20 yards for a touchdown late in the fourth quarter...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles: Takeaways from loss to Buccaneers

The Philadelphia Eagles’ 45-17 loss at home to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers was difficult to watch yet oddly satisfying in confirming questions that required a larger sample size: Mark Sanchez: Sanchez was serviceable last season. He posted a 4-4 record after Nick Foles went out with injury. The problem was loose throws and turnovers. Sanchez threw 11 interceptions last season and...
November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Sanchez, Sproles OK after shouting match

The Philadelphia Eagles are saying all the right things after their blowout loss concerning QB Mark Sanchez and Darren Sproles verablly getting into after after a failed screen pass that turned into a pick six against Tampa. Already down by a huge margin, the Eagles attemped a screen with Sproles, who stopped before the spot he needed to be in to collect the pass. “Look, we’re...
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November 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Sam Bradford’s Future With Eagles Is “Murky”, Mark Sanchez Could Takeover As Starting QB

Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that Eagles QB Mark Sanchez is expected to start the team’s next two games while Sam Bradford it out with a shoulder injury. According to Rapoport, the two-game audition could open the door for Sanchez to earn himself a full-time starting job. Beyond that, Rapoport says that Bradford’s future in Philadelphia is “murky.” “The future...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Sunday Six Pack: Eagles vs. Buccaneers

  View image | Mathematically, the Eagles still have a chance. The NFC East division leader sits at 5-5 and the Eagles at 4-5. But on paper, by record alone, the Eagles are no better than the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Sunday’s opponent that carries the same 4-5 record. So do the Eagles nip this in the bud this week and really turn a corner, or does the season come...
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November 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Philadelphia Eagles: 2015 Week 11 NFL Pick

Tampa Bay Buccaneers (4-5) at Philadelphia Eagles (4-5) The Eagles are only favored by 6 points here over the Buccaneers this week, after being favored by 8 points in the early line last week. I think that’s too low, as the Eagles rank 7th in rate of moving the chains differential, while the Buccaneers rank 26th in rate of moving the chains. The Eagles are going to be without quarterback...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Week 11 Preview: Sanchez seeking to salvage Eagles season at home versus Bucs

  View image | In a matchup between two 4-5 football teams, the Philadelphia Eagles host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday afternoon at Lincoln Financial Field. Last week, the Eagles blew an early 16-3 lead and ended up losing to the Miami Dolphins by the score of 20-19. The Eagles have been on the bad side of many close games this season, but the fact of the...
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November 21, 2015  |  Discuss
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