Breaking News: As per ESPN’s Tim Mcmanus, the Philadelphia Eagles have signed wide receiver Alshon Jeffery to a four-year contract extension that runs through the 2021 season. The deal is worth $52 million and also includes $1 million per year in incentives and $27 million in guarantees. Jeffery, 27, has 43 catches for 619 yards and 7 touchdowns through 11 games this season. Five of … Continue reading Breaking News: Eagles sign WR Alshon Jeffery to 4-year, $52M extension
What makes a quarterback a truly great one? We often like to think of the great ones as invincible, maybe even immortal because they are able to fight through any trials and tribulations. The great ones are willing to do what others are not. They are never given the easy road and fight for everything they attain. Wentz’s journey starts as just an average sized … Continue reading Carson Wentz: Already a Superbowl Champion
The Philadelphia Eagles are, unequivocally, the best team in football. Honestly, when was the last time we could say that? Maybe 2004? That is the last time an Eagles team started the season with an 9-1 record. Just think about how long ago that was. The iPhone was three years away from being invented. Facebook was just a thing for a bunch of Ivy League … Continue reading Yes, we are 9-1. And, we are for real.
Doug Pederson was hired as the head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles exactly 22 months ago. At the time, sports talk radio shows, the newspaper, and even the fans bashed the Eagles for hiring an amatuer—someone who was just two years removed from coaching high school football. During Pederson’s first season as head coach, many questioned his play calling and late game decisions, further hurting … Continue reading Doug Pederson: A Mastermind in the Making
Ever since Chip Kelly was fired from the Philadelphia Eagles, Howie Roseman has made smart, calculated trades, positioning the Eagles to be Super Bowl contenders for the next decade. Early in Roseman’s tenure as the general manager, he sought after superstar free agents such as Nnamdi Asomugha, Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, and Asante Samuel. Although the free agents did not pan out as expected, Roseman has learned … Continue reading The Genius of Howie Roseman
Earlier today, The Miami Dolphins traded running back Jay Ajayi to the Philadelphia Eagles for a fourth round draft pick. Ajayi gained a career-best 1,272 yards last season, ranking fourth in the NFL. Ajayi gained those 1,272 yards last season on 260 carries (a 4.9 average), scoring eight touchdowns. But he fought to regain that form this season, averaging 1.5 yards lower than last year … Continue reading Ajayi trade is a WIN for the Eagles, but it does not help them right now