Friday, December 26, 2014

The Inquirer’s Eagles-Giants II Predictions

Friday, December 26, 2014, 9:45 AM
Eagles-Giants predictions from The Inquirer’s beat reporters: Since almost no one cares about this game, who’s your Eagles MVP for 2014? Jeff McLane: I’m going with Fletcher Cox. On Wednesday, Chip Kelly said, “He may be our most valuable player overall” after the defensive... Read more

Early Birds: LeSean McCoy's season and future; Mychal Kendricks' perceived Pro Bowl snub; Matt Barkley's development

Thursday, December 25, 2014, 9:24 AM
1) LeSean McCoy endured criticism at times throughout the 2014 season and had some of the worst games of his career. Yet he enters Week 17 with 295 carries for 1,220 yards and five touchdowns. He is also making his third Pro Bowl. So when the season is viewed as an aggregate, it was another example... Read more

Chip Kelly: Nick Foles evaluation coming this offseason

Wednesday, December 24, 2014, 11:39 AM
Chip Kelly is not yet ready to make a decision on the Eagles' future quarterback situation, but he said he would evaluate Nick Foles based on what they've seen and will not need to delay the decision another season. Foles started eight games this season and 18 games in two seasons under Kelly. "I... Read more

Early Birds: Nick Foles' W-L record; Jaylen Watkins' role/future; Jason Kelce's Pro Bowl bid

Wednesday, December 24, 2014, 8:43 AM
1) In just more than seven games, Nick Foles passed for 2,163 yards and 13 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. He completed 59.8 percent of his passes. The Eagles also won most of the games he started. But the sample size is still relatively limited when evaluating Foles, who has started 18 games since... Read more

Jeremy Maclin on his future: "They want me here, I want to be here"

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 5:32 PM
Jeremy Maclin is one game away from being one of the top free agent receivers this offseason. But Maclin made it clear he wants to remain in Philadelphia. “Why wouldn’t I want to be here?” Maclin said. This is the place that drafted me and I want to end my career here. If we can... Read more

Early Birds: Debating a 7-win playoff team; sports science; Jason Peters' reliability

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 8:52 AM
1) In 2010, the Eagles went 10-6 and won the NFC East. The New York Giants and Tampa Bay Buccaneers also went 10-6. Neither reached the postseason. Instead, both teams watched the Seattle Seahawks host a home playoff game with a 7-9 record because the Seahawks won the NFC West. The Eagles could finish... Read more

Eagles chat with Zach Berman

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 2:13 AM
Join the Inquirer's Zach Berman as he takes your Eagles questions in a live chat, beginning Tuesday at 10 a.m. Read more

Grading the Eagles: Ertz bursts out; Kendricks stellar in loss

Monday, December 22, 2014, 5:23 PM
Grading the Eagles after their 27-24 loss to the Redskins on Saturday, spotlighting a player from each position: OFFENSE – C+ The Eagles piled up over 500 yards on offense, but they had two turnovers, multiple penalties, were 3 of 5 in the red zone and failed to convert a key third down and... Read more

Mark Sanchez to start vs. Giants; Chip Kelly will not change personnel for evaluation purposes

Monday, December 22, 2014, 2:31 PM
Mark Sanchez will start Sunday against the New York Giants, and Chip Kelly will not make any personnel chances for evaluation purposes. “Let’s get that straight: We’re going to win the football game," Kelly said. "There’s no, ‘Hey, let’s go see what we can do.’... Read more

Eagles-Redskins II: What Did We Learn?

Sunday, December 21, 2014, 11:00 AM
LANDOVER, Md. – It didn’t seem possible with the hapless Redskins riding a six-game losing streak, but the Eagles coughed up their third straight loss, dropping to 9-6 and virtually out of the playoffs. Three weeks ago, they looked like a postseason lock and possibly a team that could have... Read more
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