David Akers is generally regarded as the best kicker in Eagles history, but you could make the case that Jake Elliott is the second best and, still just 26 and signed through 2024, could surpass Akers as the very best.
Alex Singleton is no stranger to long journeys of perseverance and determination, and this year has been no different for the Eagles linebacker. He began the season as a starter and was named special teams captain, even though his role on those units began to diminish as his defensive role grew.
The Eagles released their Thursday injury report, with three players, including Jason Kelce not practicing because of a knee injury. DeVonta Smith returned to Eagles’ practice after dealing with an illness.
The Eagles have three running backs on the injury report and only one of them was on the field for Thursday’s practice. Miles Sanders was limited to nine carries in last Sunday’s 13-7 loss to the Giants because of an ankle injury, but he was able to practice in limited fashion on Wednesday.
The 5-7 Eagles will head back to East Rutherford, New Jersey this week to face the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium. The 3-8 Jets are coming off a hard-fought win over the Texans in Week 12 and are looking to play spoilers for a Philadelphia team holding on to playoff hopes.
After the Eagles’ last gasp was extinguished, with the ball sailing through Jalen Reagor’s hands at the goal line with 25 seconds left in a 13-7 loss to the New York Giants, quarterback Jalen Hurts bent at the waist.
Less than two weeks after signing Dallas Goedert to a monster contract extension, the Eagles failed to get their star tight end involved in the offense during a disappointing 13-7 loss to the New York Giants.
Days after Boston Scott got emotional discussing Jason Kelce's desire to fight through a knee injury to return to Sunday's disappointing 13-7 loss to the New York Giants, Nick Sirianni went even further.
The Eagles released their initial Wednesday injury report for Sunday’s matchup with the Jets, and 12 players landed with an injury designation. Both Philadelphia and the Jets are banged up, but most of the Eagles’ designations are par for the course and two players sat out with an illness.
It’s been a rollercoaster year for Philadelphia Eagles QB Jalen Hurts. He’s experienced some scintillating highs and delivered some worrying lows. We’re now 12 weeks into the NFL season and he has 16 starts under his belt.
Oh man, talk about laying an egg on offense! The Eagles regressed to the mean in spectacular fashion. It was sad, it was maddening if you were expecting the Birds would continue their midseason upward trend with a sweet balance of power running and strategic passing.
Recap The Philadelphia Eagles finally got their first home win, knocking off the Trevor Siemian-led New Orleans Saints on Sunday. The Eagles rushing attack gashed the Saints the entire game; the Eagles run game was virtually unstoppable.