The 2014 Eagles Failed To Deliver To Hype, But Can Fight Back In 2015The Eagles went from being able to wrap up a second straight NFC East crown at home to three weeks later being locked out of the postseason fun. The Eagles won 10 games, but will have nothing more to show for it. It never should have come to this.
Injury Report: Foles Out For Eagles, Kennard Will Not Play For Giants On SundayWhen the New York Giants (6-9) and Philadelphia Eagles (9-6) met the first time this season, they were two teams going in opposite directions. They still are, but the roles have been reversed. The Giants are looking to end their campaign on a four-game winning streak, while the Eagles are limping to the finish line, hoping to snap a three-game losing streak.
Team Grades: Who Is To Blame? Giants Lay An Egg in PhiladelphiaThe New York Football Giants traveled to Philadelphia for a prime time battle with the Eagles that would help determine NFC East supremacy. But New York started out poorly on defense, and the offense and special teams soon followed suit as the G-men got manhandled by the Eagles 27-0.
Opponent Profile: Philadelphia Eagles' Statistics Belie Division-Leading RecordThe New York Giants (3-2) travel down the New Jersey Turnpike to meet their NFC East rivals, the Philadelphia Eagles (4-1), on Sunday night. The G-men dispatched the pesky Atlanta Falcons this past week to move above the .500 mark, while the Birds squeaked by the St, Louis Rams to remain tied with the Dallas Cowboys atop the division.
Silverman: Look Out, NFC West -- The East Is Starting To Flex Its MusclesThree strong teams in the Giants' division once again. It may be the NFL’s most shocking on-the-field development this season.
5 NFL Quarterbacks That Need A Big 2014There are a good amount of teams this season that will be looking to their quarterbacks to bring everything together to be on the winning path. Here is my list of quarterbacks that need a big 2014 season....
NFL Legends Jerry Rice, Deion Sanders Attempt To Spark Interest In Pro BowlThe Rice-Sanders rivalry is just one of several moves the NFL is using to try to rekindle interest in the Pro Bowl, set for Sunday in Hawaii.
Putting The 2013 Philadelphia Eagles Season In PerspectiveA season of transition brought a new coach with a breath of fresh air and a new identity as a team. There were adjustments along the way as Chip Kelly adjusted to life as an NFL coach after serving an entire career at the college level, but his players bought in to the mentality Kelly introduced to them and fought their way to an NFC East division title few saw coming before the season started.
Despite Playoff Exit, Eagles QB Nick Foles Has A Bright FutureNick Foles threw 29 touchdown passes, including two against the Saints, and only two interceptions, setting an NFL record for best TD/interception ratio. His passer rating of 119.2 was the third-highest in NFL history. He finished 8-3 as a starter.
Saints Survive With Last-Second Field Goal In PhiladelphiaThe New Orleans Saints had never won a road playoff game and were often marred by their road woes and the "cold curse." Drew Brees was faltering but the Saints left it in the hands, or on the foot, of their newest player in Shayne Graham.
Saints' Last-Second Field Goal Sinks Philadelphia Eagles, And The Grades Are InA last-second field goal by Shayne Graham brought an end to the first season of the Chip Kelly era as the Saints left Philadelphia with a 26-24 victory in the NFC Wild Card playoff. The time for season-long evaluations will come over the coming week, but for now let’s take a quick look at how the Eagles performed in this game.
Brees, Saints Go Marching Into Divisional Playoff GameThe New Orleans Saints finally came up with the right plan for outdoor playoff football in cold weather. It got them their first postseason road victory.