The Eagles have clearly struggled tackling. But defensive coordinator Todd Bowles believe it can be fixed, and don't think the Eagles are a bad tackling game -- just a team that needs to refocus on the fundamentals in practice.
"I don't think it's bad tackling," Bowles said. "There are players who are going to miss tackles that are good tacklers, but there are some good players who just aren't good tacklers. You can fix that with fundamentals, you can fix that with attitude. Attitude is the main thing."
The Eagles have worked on tackling in practice this week, and not just the tackling circuit. They've also worked on open-field tackling. Whether it can be fixed at this point in the season remains to be seen.
"Attitude should be the same all the time," Bowles said. "You can have the right drive and mindset and miss a tackle. But you have to have body control, you have to have fundamentals, you have to be able to tackle."