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Prayers and Thoughts go out to Eagles nation

Posted by fanofphilly on Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Today Howie stepped up to the podium and announced that Andy Reid was absent from early morning workouts due to the passing of his son Garrett Reid.  First and foremost my heart and prayers go out to the Reid family and the whole Eagles organization.  Now let me say this… I do no like using [...]

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Flyers HUGE FA signings

Posted by fanofphilly on Thursday, July 5th, 2012

Flyers announce 2 signings today.
Ruslan Fedotenko - returns back to the team but this time almost 10 years later hes coming back.  He will not be a player that will light the lamp often for us but he will bring solid depth and SIZE.  Something that we needed after losing Jagr and JVR.  Regardless I [...]

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Rookie salary cap numbers for 2012

Posted by fanofphilly on Tuesday, May 15th, 2012

Ok so the numbers are not 100% final but with the new CBA you can get very very close to being accurate.
Now these are their paycut for just this year against the cap.
1-12     Fletcher Cox, DT, Mississippi State - $1.8m
2-14     Mychal Kendricks, ILB, California - $807k
2-27     Vinny Curry, DE, Marshall - $592k
3-25 [...]

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Eagles Training Camp tips and questions!

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Are you going to the Eagles training camp but dont know what to expect at all? Well my wife and I did the same thing this year. We found this nice little peice that Philly.com did. Which was the best info anywhere about it.
I am bumping this post back up from last [...]

The Mike Vick saga

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Well I always said I would give him a chance. As a human being we all make mistakes and we all deserve a 2nd chance. But how does it go, Fool me once shame on you, fool me twice shame on me? Classic case of that. Here is the Latest story [...]

Mike Vick

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Well most of you know how I feel about him so I will not comment further… here’s your update
News regarding the shooting at Mike Vicks Party.
The summary is he has talked to police and did so voluntarily.
He says he left 30 min or so before the shooting
Quanis Phillips the man who was shot and Vick’s [...]

Eagles roster suffers its first blow. Should they go for Atogwe?

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Eagles went out this year and did their typical low risk high reward strategy. Well that plan came to a quick end when they went out and signed FA Marlin Jackson former #1 round draft pick from the Colts. Getting carted off the field yesterday was the highlight (if you could) of the [...]

Eagles possible 3-4 defense?

Monday, May 17th, 2010

Theres been a lot of talks and whispers about the Eagles switching back and forth from our well established 4-3 defense to the much loves 3-4 defense. Theres also talk of doing a hybrid of both, which quite frankly I have no clue how they would pull that off but I’m interested to find [...]

Day 3 of the 2010 draft. Rounds 4-7

Monday, April 26th, 2010

Day 3 and the final day of the 2010 NFL Draft.
Wow what a day, the Eagles cashed in HUGE having more then likely the best Day 3 not only in the Andy Reid era, but also the best day 3 out of any team out there today (draft wise). The Eaglesscored very high getting [...]

Eagles day 2 draft Scouting Reports

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

Ok so this post is just dedicated to the 2 players that the Eagles Drafted day 2 of the draft.
2nd round pick S - Nate Allen
3rd round pick DE - Daniel Te’o-Nesheim
Safety - Nate Allen - South Florida - Height: 6-0. Weight: 207
Strengths:
Solid height with great bulk
Three-year starter
Playmaker and highly productive
Takes good angles in run [...]

Day 2 of the NFL Draft.

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

So day 2, wow what an interesting day. We knew that Philly was going to do things that involved the following. Trade down / Trade for established players / Pick someone that made us say “WHAT THE” / Trade for picks next year.
And did they ever accomplish 2 of those, the WHAT THE [...]

With the first pick in the 2010 draft the Eagles select

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

Brandon Graham
Here is Eagles first round draft pick Brandon Graham Scouting report, video highlight reel.
Here is the Scouting Report fo this fellow!
Strengths:
Plays with great strength
Outstanding motor and doesn’t take plays off
Elite level of production (29.5 career sacks)
Sets the edge in run support
Strong, active hands
Extends arms - knows how to disengage
Shows rip, swim, spin, club moves
Makes [...]

Philadelphia Eagles 2010 Draft Picks

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

Eagles 2010 Draft Picks stand as so. Right now we have 10 picks. (this has been revised since trading our 5th rounder)
1 (24) - Own Pick
2 (37) - Acquired from Washington for Donovan McNabb
2 (55) - Own Pick
3 (70) - Acquired from Seattle in 2009 draft day trade
3 (87) - Own Pick
4 (105) [...]